Blog

Daily Scripture Reading: Tuesday, June 27

Galatians 4:28-5:6 28 Now you, brothers and sisters, like Isaac, are children of promise. 29 At that time the son born according to the flesh persecuted the son born by the power of the Spirit. It is the same now. 30 But what does Scripture say? “Get rid of the slave woman and her son,...

Read More

Daily Scripture Reading: Monday, June 26

Galatians 4:17-27 17 Those people are zealous to win you over, but for no good. What they want is to alienate you from us, so that you may have zeal for them. 18 It is fine to be zealous, provided the purpose is good, and to be so always, not just when I am with...

Read More

Daily Scripture Reading: Saturday, June 24

Galatians 4:1-16 1 What I am saying is that as long as an heir is underage, he is no different from a slave, although he owns the whole estate. 2 The heir is subject to guardians and trustees until the time set by his father. 3 So also, when we were underage, we were in...

Read More

Matt’s Blog: Imposter Syndrome

Flood family, No matter who we are, each of us struggles with “Imposter Syndrome.” It’s the little voice within us that says if people knew who we truly were, they would not accept us. This feeling is so prevalent that two psychologists, Pauline Clance and Suzanne Imes, coined the phenomenon in 1978. They found that...

Read More

Daily Scripture Reading: Friday, June 23

Galatians 3:19-29 19 Why, then, was the law given at all? It was added because of transgressions until the Seed to whom the promise referred had come. The law was given through angels and entrusted to a mediator. 20 A mediator, however, implies more than one party; but God is one. 21 Is the law,...

Read More

Daily Scripture Reading: Thursday, June 22

Galatians 3:6-18 6 So also Abraham “believed God, and it was credited to him as righteousness.” 7 Understand, then, that those who have faith are children of Abraham. 8 Scripture foresaw that God would justify the Gentiles by faith, and announced the gospel in advance to Abraham: “All nations will be blessed through you.” 9...

Read More

Daily Scripture Reading: Wednesday, June 21

Galatians 2:15-3:5 15 “We who are Jews by birth and not sinful Gentiles 16 know that a person is not justified by the works of the law, but by faith in Jesus Christ. So we, too, have put our faith in Christ Jesus that we may be justified by faith in Christ and not by...

Read More

Daily Scripture Reading: Tuesday, June 20

Galatians 2:1-14 1 Then after fourteen years, I went up again to Jerusalem, this time with Barnabas. I took Titus along also. 2 I went in response to a revelation and, meeting privately with those esteemed as leaders, I presented to them the gospel that I preach among the Gentiles. I wanted to be sure...

Read More

Daily Scripture Reading: Monday, June 19

Galatians 1:13-24 13 For you have heard of my previous way of life in Judaism, how intensely I persecuted the church of God and tried to destroy it. 14 I was advancing in Judaism beyond many of my own age among my people and was extremely zealous for the traditions of my fathers. 15 But...

Read More

Matt’s Blog: Shaping Identity

Flood family, When Steph Curry hoisted the NBA championship trophy on Monday night, he did so while wearing the #30, the same number his dad, Dell, wore in his years as a professional basketball player. Growing up in an NBA household, Steph saw firsthand what it took to be a successful basketball player. And even...

Read More