Step 1: Read today's verses.

Step 2: Summarize each passage in a short, concise statement.

Step 3: Use the comment section to share one passage and your summation. 

Recommendation: Consider writing your statement in your Bible beside the given text.  This practice will allow you to review your thoughts a year from now, or you can pass your Bible along to a new Christian, child, or grandchild to help them in their journey of faith.

GENESIS 25:1-18

Since God's purpose according to His choice will stand, we must submit and commit ourselves to His purpose if we want His blessing. 


When God's people have made sinful and stupid choices that have put them in misery, God will graciously help His people and turn things around if they will turn to Him and ask Him for help. 

PSALM 35:11-28

It's often difficult to do good toward those who have wronged you.  But God wants you to live on the divine level and return good for evil. 


ISAIAH 32:1-8

MATTHEW 13:47-58

A day of reckoning will come in which God will separate the true believers from mere pretenders, and those found to be false will be cast into hell. 

ROMANS 12:9-21 

Sacrificial, transformed living calls us to love others sincerely.