Numbers 17:1-18:32

The call comes from God – to Aaron, to Christ (17:5; Hebrews 5:4-6). Christ is both the Offering for sin … More

Luke 12:35-59

‘Be ready’ for Christ’s Return (40): Wait on the Lord (36; Isaiah 40:31). Stay ‘awake’ (37), ‘your loins girded with … More

Numbers 16:1-50

‘You have gone too far!’: They regarded themselves as ‘holy’, yet they refused to go ‘too far’ with God (3)! … More

Isaiah 28-30

Isaiah speaks words of prophecy concerning Jesus Christ, the “Rock of our salvation”, the “precious Cornerstone”, the “solid Foundation” (Isaiah … More

Isaiah 25-27

“The Lord will save us” (Isaiah 25:9). This is our hope, as we await the “Day” of the Lord. This … More

Numbers 15:1-41

We read of offerings for ‘atonement’ (25,28). We think of Christ: He went ‘outside the camp’ for us (35-36; Hebrews … More

Luke 12:1-34

‘Do not fear…’ (4): ‘If God is for us, who can be against us?’ (Romans 8:31). Acknowledge Christ or deny … More

Salvation And Judgment

Scripture speaks of both salvation and judgment. The Israelites were given “the land … as an inheritance.” The Amalekites were … More

Luke 11: 29-54

Christ is ‘greater than Jonah’ (32). Jonah was preserved alive (Jonah 1:17-2:10). Christ ‘died…was buried’ and ‘was raised’ (1 Corinthians … More

One Year Bible: Days 158-164

These notes are also being posted, day-by-day, at One Year Bible.  Day 1582 Samuel 11:1-12:31; Acts 4:1-22; Psalm 71:1-8“David pleaded … More

Psalm 23

“The Lord is my Shepherd” (Psalm 23:1).He speaks to us. He calls us to Himself. He leads us on with … More

Psalm 24

“The one who has clean hands and a pure heart” (Psalm 24:3) – That’s Jesus. “He will receive a blessing … More

Psalm 32

The forgiveness of sins (Psalm 32:1-2); Confess and be forgiven (Psalm 32:5). Once we have begun our journey with the … More

Psalm 27

The Lord brings light and salvation to us. He is our light and our salvation (Psalm 27:1).“The Lord is my … More

Psalm 33

Worship the Lord with joy (Psalm 33:1,3). We give thanks for the Word of the Lord and the work of … More

Psalm 34

“I will praise the Lord at all times” (Psalm 34:1) – in the bad times as well as the good … More

Psalm 40

The sinner becomes the singer and the servant.* “a desolate pit”, “the muddy clay” – This is our sin. We … More

Psalm 46

“God is our refuge and our strength …” (Psalm 46;1). “Be still, and know that I am God” (Psalm 46:10). … More

Psalm 78:12-25

“He worked wonders” (Psalm 78:12), “He gave them drink as abundant as the depths” (Psalm 78:15), “He brought streams out … More

Psalm 81

“Listen” (Psalm 81:8,13).* Why should we listen?(a) We should listen because there’s something worth hearing.(b) We should listen because there’s … More

Psalm 93

“The Lord reigns” – “majesty”, “strength” (Psalm 93:1). He is the eternal God (Psalm 93:2). He speaks to us. His … More

Psalm 98

“Be jubilant, shout for joy and sing to the Lord … ” (Psalm 98:4-5). Our joyful worship goes to the … More

Psalm 100

“all the earth” (Psalm 100:1), “through all generations” (Psalm 100:5) – It wasn’t just for there and then. It’s for … More

Psalm 103

What kind of person are you? Are you a forgiven man / woman? The God of love (Psalm 103:8) is … More

Psalm 111

Hallelujah! Jesus Christ is risen today – a celebration for Easter, and every Lord’s Day.* At the start of the … More

Psalm 118:1-9

Some things are worth repeating (Psalm 118:1-4). Emphasis – This is important.We’re speaking about God’s love for us – not … More

Psalm 118:10-18

“The Lord is my strength, my song and my salvation” (Psalm 118:14).In the Lord, we have the “victory.” This fills … More

Psalm 118:19-29

God is calling us to praise Him.* “I will praise the Lord” (Psalm 118:20).* “I will praise You” (Psalm 118:21).* … More

Psalm 119:105-112

God’s Word is a bright shining light. It shines upon our life, and everything changes. Nothing can remain the same … More

Psalm 119:41-48

“Let Your faithful love come to me, Lord, Your salvation … ” (Psalm 119:41). God’s faithful love comes to us … More

Psalm 5

Psalm 5 is a morning prayer: ‘morning by morning’, we are to come before the Lord ‘in expectation’ of His … More

Psalm 4

In Psalm 4, there is a great message of the Gospel. By ourselves, we are sinners, turning God’s glory to … More

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: … More

Psalm 16

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

Psalms 26-27

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

Psalm 30

‘I will exalt You, O Lord’(Psalm 30:1). God is not exalted because we exalt Him. We exalt Him because He … More

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 … More

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, … More

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 … More

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 … More

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 … More

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. … More

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 … More

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 … More

Isaiah 37-39

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

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 … More

Isaiah 43-45

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

Isaiah 40-42

“Tell the good news! … Here is your God” (Isaiah 40:9). “I am your God. I will strengthen you. I … More

Isaiah 52-54

“Clothe yourself with strength” (Isaiah 52:1). Our strength comes from our Saviour. In ourselves, there is sin. In Him, there … More