Wednesday 25th January 2023

GENESIS 49 and 50 In Ch. 49, Jacob called all his sons to his deathbed and prophesied a blessing over them one by one.  The ‘blessings’ are mixed, showing God’s justice for a mis-spent life in some cases.  For example: Reuben had effectively forfeited his right of the firstborn, many years previously, by sleeping withContinue reading “Wednesday 25th January 2023”

Tuesday 25th January 2022

MATTHEW 17 The final verse of chapter 16 is said almost as an afterthought: “Truly, I tell you, some who are standing here will not taste death before they see the Son of Man coming in his kingdom” (16:28).  What did it mean?  Perhaps we should ask Peter again!  In his second letter he says:Continue reading “Tuesday 25th January 2022”