Day 25: Jesus, The Light of the World

Print coloring page here. Read or listen to Isaiah 60, John 8:12-30, and 1 John 1 25 days ago we started with a reading from Genesis 1. "In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. The earth was without form and void, and darkness was over the face of the deep. And the … Continue reading Day 25: Jesus, The Light of the World

Day 24: Joseph, the Carpenter

Print coloring page here. Read or listen to Isaiah 9:1-7 and Matthew 1, 13:53-57 Have you ever wondered why Jesus spoke in parables? Maybe like me, you’ve been told that parables are a type of illustration to help people understand a difficult concept by using examples from every day life. But Matthew 13:34,35 offers a … Continue reading Day 24: Joseph, the Carpenter

Day 21: Hezekiah’s Righteous Act

Print coloring page here. Read 2 Kings 18:1-12 and John 3:1-21 Numbers 21 describes how those stubborn Israelites, impatient in their desert wanderings, were complaining again. “Why have you brought us up out of Egypt to die in the wilderness? For there is no food and no water, and we loathe this worthless food.” So … Continue reading Day 21: Hezekiah’s Righteous Act

Day 20: Jehoshaphat’s Courage

Print coloring page here. Read or listen to 2 Chronicles 17 and Hebrews 11:32-12:29 There’s this one little verse in the account of Jehoshaphat that brings color to his whole history.  “His heart was courageous in the ways of the Lord.”  Under his reign, Judah became a strongly fortified land, so fortified that the surrounding … Continue reading Day 20: Jehoshaphat’s Courage

Day 16: Nathan’s Fountain

Print coloring page here. Read or listen to 1 Chronicles 14:1-12, and Zechariah 12:10-13:1  In Matthew's genealogy of Jesus Christ, the Davidic line is traced through Solomon but in Luke's genealogy it is one of David's lesser known sons, Nathan, through which the line is traced. Historians argue that the two accounts are representative of both … Continue reading Day 16: Nathan’s Fountain

Day 8: The God of Abraham Praise

Print coloring page here Read or listen to Genesis 15:1-6 and Hebrews 11:8-12 Does anyone else find it remarkable that all Abraham does is believe and the Lord declares him righteous? God appears to this virtual pagan and basically says 3 things: “Fear not,” “I am your shield,” and “Your reward shall be great.” Abraham then … Continue reading Day 8: The God of Abraham Praise

Day 7: Shem Finds God Faithful

Print coloring page here Read or listen to Genesis 9:1-19 and Isaiah 54:9,10 “Summer and winter, and springtime and harvest, Sun, moon and stars in their courses above Join with all nature in manifold witness To thy great faithfulness, mercy and love.” After getting caught  in a lightening storm while backpacking in the High Sierra, my … Continue reading Day 7: Shem Finds God Faithful