Psalms 22-24

Read of the Psalmist’s sufferings. Think of the Saviour, suffering for you (Psalm 22:7-8,18; Matthew 27:39,43,35). We highlight two statements:…

Psalm 16

‘Thou wilt show me the path of life; in Thy presence is fulness of joy; at Thy right hand there…

Psalms 26-27

God’s love for us inspires our loyalty to Him: ‘Your love is ever before me, and I will walk continually…

Psalm 34

Looking to the Lord, we are ‘radiant’ He has ‘delivered’ us. He has ‘saved’ us (Psalm 34:4-6). Rejoicing in God’s…

Psalms 66-67

‘Come and see what God has done’(Psalm 66:5). God invites us to look into His Word, to read His Story,…

Isaiah 37-39

As we read of what is happening among the nations, both in the Bible and today’s news, we must never…

Isaiah 34-36

Isaiah speaks of both God’s judgment (Isaiah 34:2) and His salvation (Isaiah 35:2). What a privilege it is to be…

Isaiah 46-48

In Isaiah 46 – 48, we read about Israel’s conflict with Babylon and God’s verdict on Babylon. We also have…

Isaiah 43-45

“I alone am the Lord, and there is no saviour except Me” (Isaiah 43:11). “I alone am the One who…

Isaiah 58-60

“Your people will rebuild the ancient ruins and restore the foundations of past generations. You will be called the Rebuilder…

Isaiah 61-63

In the Lord, we have joy – the joy of His salvation: “I will find joy in the Lord. I…

Numbers 14:1-45

‘All the congregation raised a loud cry…’, ‘all the people of Israel murmured…’, ‘all the congregation said to stone them…’…

Psalm 69

David is going through ‘the deep waters’ of suffering. He prays to the Lord for deliverance from ‘the flood’ and…

Psalm 72

Read the words – ‘His Name’ shall ‘endure for ever’(Psalm 72:17) – and think of Christ. His Name is ‘the…

Psalm 86

‘You are forgiving and good, O Lord, abounding in love to all who call to you… Teach me Your way,…

Psalm 89

‘I will sing of the Lord’s great love for ever; with my mouth I will make known Your faithfulness through…

Numbers 15-24

Numbers 15:1-41 God’s work among His people was directed toward the future – “Once you’re settled in the land I’m…

Leviticus 1 – 14

Leviticus 1:1-3:17 We may note the frequent recurrence of the phrase, “a soothing aroma to the Lord” (Leviticus 1:9,13,17: Leviticus…

Leviticus 15 – 27

Leviticus 15:1-16:34  Each of us is unclean before God. Each of us needs Christ, who has given Himself as “a…

Genesis 43-50

Genesis 43:1-34It appears that Joseph is being devious. There is, however, a deeper sense in which Joseph believes that the purpose of…

Genesis 36-42

Genesis 36:1-43“This is the account of Esau and his descendants. There are so many names. there is so little of…

Genesis 30-35

Genesis 30:1-43 Jacob was prospering. His family and his flocks were increasing. In Jacob’s prospering, we must see more than human factors.…

Psalm 90

‘Lord, You have been our dwelling place throughout all generations… From everlasting to everlasting, You are God’(Psalm 90:1-2). The Bible…

Psalms 92-93

‘You, O Lord, are exalted for ever… The Lord reigns, He is robed in majesty…’(Psalm 92:8; Psalm 93:1-2). The Lord…

Psalms 96-97

‘The Lord reigns’(Psalm 96:10; Psalm 97:1). ‘The Lord is King!’. He is not only ‘the King all-glorious above’. He is…

Psalms 98-100

‘Exalt the Lord our God… Make a joyful noise to the Lord’(Psalm 99:5,9; Psalm 98:4,6; Psalm 100:1). We are to…

Psalm 103

‘Praise the Lord’(Psalm 103:1-2,20-22). Let’s praise Him for His ‘steadfast love’. He is ‘abounding in steadfast love’(Psalm 103:8). How are…

Psalm 105

‘Look to the Lord and His strength; seek His face always. Remember the wonderful works that He has done…’(Psalm 105:4-5).…

Psalm 106

In Psalm 106, we read here about sin and salvation. There is a very realistic description of Israel’s sin –…

Psalms 113-114

‘The Lord is high above all nations… Who is like the Lord our God, who is seated on high?… Tremble,…

Psalm 119:112-115

Throughout life, we have to make choices. Some choices are relatively straightforward. Others are very much more difficult. Some choices…

Isaiah 10-12

Isaiah 10 speaks of a divine judgment, in which the only “survivors” will be those who “depend on the Lord,…

Numbers 12:1-13:33

Miriam and Aaron complained (12:1-2). Caleb and Joshua encouraged (30; 14:6-9). Thank God for encouragers! How did Moses react to…

Psalms 120-121

‘Deliver me, O Lord, from lying lips’ (Psalm 120:2). God calls us to ‘believe the truth’, ‘love the truth’ and…

Isaiah 13-15

“The day of the Lord is near … The day of the Lord is going to come. It will be…

Isaiah 16-18

Much of what we read in Isaiah 16 – 18 concerns divine judgment on the disobedient – Moab – chapter…

Isaiah 12:1-6

“God is my salvation … He has become my salvation … You will joyfully draw water from the springs of…

Isaiah 25:6-9

Here, we have prophecy, looking forward to Christ’s resurrection and His return. We look back to His resurrection – and…

Isaiah 26:1-4

“Trust in the Lord forever …. the Lord is an everlasting rock!” (Isaiah 26:4). Forever, everlasting – We must never…