BigRead13 Day 26 : All

You can find day 26’s post from the #BigRead13 here. Today’s Bible reading is Luke 10:27: He answered, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your strength, and with all your mind; and your neighbor as yourself.” It’s paired with a reading from Mere […]

BigRead13 Day 25 : Unique

You can find day 25’s post from the #BigRead13 here. Today’s Bible reading is Matthew 16:24: Then Jesus told his disciples, “If any want to become my followers, let them deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me. We’re asked to think on how much this encourages us that God wants us to be […]

BigRead13 Day 23 : Maybe

You can find day 23’s post from the #BigRead13 here. Philippians 3:13 today: Beloved, I do not consider that I have made it my own; but this one thing I do: forgetting what lies behind and straining forward to what lies ahead… We’re asked to think about what life would be like without the ‘maybe ifs’. Maybe if […]

BigRead13 Day 22 : Fix

You can find day 22’s post from the #BigRead13 here. Hebrews 12:2 today: Looking to Jesus the pioneer and perfecter of our faith, who for the sake of the joy that was set before him endured the cross, disregarding its shame, and has taken his seat at the right hand of the throne of God. We’re asked […]

BigRead13 Day 21 : Know

You can find day 21’s post from the #BigRead13 here. Today’s Bible reading is John 15:4: Abide in me as I abide in you. Just as the branch cannot bear fruit by itself unless it abides in the vine, neither can you unless you abide in me. And from The Horse and His Boy: Come, live […]

BigRead13 Day 20 : Humility

The #BigRead13 Day 20 You can find day 20’s post from the #BigRead13 here. 2 Timothy 1:7 today: For God did not give us a spirit of cowardice, but rather a spirit of power and of love and of self-discipline. Today’s excerpt from The Horse and His Boy has Bree telling the Hermit that slavery is […]

BigRead13 Day 19 : Goodness

The #BigRead13 Day 19 You can find day 19’s post from the #BigRead13 here. Today we have an extract from C S Lewis’s Mere Christianity, which refers to the fact Christians are good for different reasons than non-Christians.  Non-Christians are good, Lewis supposes, because they are wanting to impress God, if there is one, or their […]

BigRead13 Day 18 : Time

The #BigRead13 Day 18 You can find day 18’s post from the #BigRead13 here. Today we’ve been set Proverbs 6:9-12 to ponder. 9 How long will you lie there, O lazybones? When will you rise from your sleep? 10 A little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to rest, 11 and poverty will come upon […]

BigRead13 Day 17 : Beautiful

The #BigRead13 Day 17 You can find day 17’s post from the #BigRead13 here. Today’s reading is Luke 9:21-26: 21 He sternly ordered and commanded them not to tell anyone, 22 saying, “The Son of Man must undergo great suffering, and be rejected by the elders, chief priests, and scribes, and be killed, and on the third day be […]

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