Tuesday, June 12, 2018

June 2018

I confess, I'd gotten lazy...and just went back to June 2017 to use the read through schedule.  However, wanted to encourage another saint to read through and said I'd send a link for the current schedule (have you found a Bible buddy?)  Without further ado....drum roll please....here it is:


1-Jun
Ezekiel 8-10
Prophets
(Isaiah, Jeremiah, Ezekiel)
2-Jun
Ezekiel 11-12
3-Jun
Ezekiel 13-15
4-Jun
Ezekiel 16-17
5-Jun
Ezekiel 18-20
6-Jun
Ezekiel 21-23
7-Jun
Ezekiel 24-27
8-Jun
Ezekiel 28-31
9-Jun
Ezekiel 32-34
10-Jun
Ezekiel 35-38
11-Jun
Ezekiel 39-41
12-Jun
Ezekiel 42-43
13-Jun
Ezekiel 44-45
14-Jun
Ezekiel 46-48
15-Jun
Hosea 1-7
Prophets

(Hosea, Joel, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah, Micah, Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah, Haggai, Zechariah, Malachi)


1 Book/12 Prophets
16-Jun
Hosea 8-14
17-Jun
Joel 1-3
18-Jun
Amos 1-5
19-Jun
Amos 6-9
20-Jun
Obadiah; Jonah 1-4
21-Jun
Micah 1-7
22-Jun
Nahum 1-3; Habakkuk 1-3
23-Jun
Zephaniah 1-3; Haggai 1-2
24-Jun
Zechariah 1-7
25-Jun
Zechariah 8-14
26-Jun
Malachi 1-4
27-Jun
Psalms 1-8
Writings
(Psalms, Proverbs, Job, Song of Solomon, Ruth, Lamentations, Ecclesiastes, Esther, Daniel, Ezra, Nehemiah)
28-Jun
Psalms 9-16
29-Jun
Psalms 17-20
30-Jun
Psalms 21-25

As an FYI if you're looking for JanuaryFebruaryMarchApril and/or May (click on the month).

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

May 2018


May the Lord keep and bless thee, may His Word be a light unto thy feet.

1-May
Isaiah 9-12
Prophets
(Isaiah, Jeremiah, Ezekiel)
2-May
Isaiah 13-17
3-May
Isaiah 18-22
4-May
Isaiah 23-27
5-May
Isaiah 28-30
6-May
Isaiah 31-35
7-May
Isaiah 36-41
8-May
Isaiah 42-44
9-May
Isaiah 45-48
10-May
Isaiah 49-53
11-May
Isaiah 54-58
12-May
Isaiah 59-63
13-May
Isaiah 64-66
14-May
Jeremiah 1-3
15-May
Jeremiah 4-6
16-May
Jeremiah 7-9
17-May
Jeremiah 10-13
18-May
Jeremiah 14-17
19-May
Jeremiah 18-22
20-May
Jeremiah 23-25
21-May
Jeremiah 26-29
22-May
Jeremiah 30-31
23-May
Jeremiah 32-34
24-May
Jeremiah 35-37
25-May
Jeremiah 38-41
26-May
Jeremiah 42-45
27-May
Jeremiah 46-48
28-May
Jeremiah 49-50
29-May
Jeremiah 51-52
30-May
Ezekiel 1-3
31-May
Ezekiel 4-7


Saturday, April 7, 2018

Sling

Sling

1Sa 25:29  Yet a man is risen to pursue thee, and to seek thy soul: but the soul of my lord shall be bound in the bundle of life with the LORD thy God; and the souls of thine enemies, them shall he sling out, as out of the middle of a sling.

Abigail’s use of the word sling (twice!) intrigued me.  It seems a deliberate ‘play’ on words based upon David’s history with a sling (Goliath).

Sling – used in 7 verses 8 times. 

Jdg_20:16  Among all this people there were seven hundred chosen men lefthanded; every one could sling (H7049) stones at an hair breadth, and not miss.
1Sa_17:40  And he took his staff in his hand, and chose him five smooth stones out of the brook, and put them in a shepherd's bag which he had, even in a scrip; and his sling (H7050) was in his hand: and he drew near to the Philistine.
1Sa_17:50  So David prevailed over the Philistine with a sling (H7050) and with a stone, and smote the Philistine, and slew him; but there was no sword in the hand of David.
1Sa_25:29  Yet a man is risen to pursue thee, and to seek thy soul: but the soul of my lord shall be bound in the bundle of life with the LORD thy God; and the souls of thine enemies, them shall he sling out (H7049), as out of the middle of a sling (H7050).
Pro_26:8  As he that bindeth a stone in a sling (H4773), so is he that giveth honour to a fool.
Jer_10:18  For thus saith the LORD, Behold, I will sling out (H7049 [H853]) the inhabitants of the land at this once, and will distress them, that they may find it so.
Zec_9:15  The LORD of hosts shall defend them; and they shall devour, and subdue with sling stones (H7050, [H68]); and they shall drink, and make a noise as through wine; and they shall be filled like bowls, and as the corners of the altar.

H7049 qâla - kaw-lah' - A primitive root; to sling; also to carve (as if a circular motion, or into light forms): - carve, sling (out).  Used 7 times in 7 verses.
1Sa 17:49  And David put his hand in his bag, and took thence a stone, and slang it, and smote the Philistine in his forehead, that the stone sunk into his forehead; and he fell upon his face to the earth.
1Ki 6:29  And he carved all the walls of the house round about with carved figures of cherubims and palm trees and open flowers, within and without. 

H7050 - qela - kah'-lah - From H7049; a sling; also a (door) screen (as if slung across), or the valve (of the door) itself: - hanging, leaf, sling.  Used 22 times in 22 verses.
Exo 27:9  And thou shalt make the court of the tabernacle: for the south side southward there shall be hangings for the court of fine twined linen of an hundred cubits long for one side:
1Ki 6:34  And the two doors were of fir tree: the two leaves of the one door were folding, and the two leaves of the other door were folding. 
2Ch 26:14  And Uzziah prepared for them throughout all the host shields, and spears, and helmets, and habergeons, and bows, and slings (H7050) to cast stones. 

H4773 - margêmâh - mar-gay-maw' - From H7275; a stone heap: - sling.  Used 1 time.
H7275 - râgam - raw-gam' - A primitive root (compare H7263, H7321 and H7551); to cast together (stones), that is, to lapidate: -  X certainly, stone.  {Lapidate?  Dictionary.com – verb, to pelt with stones; to stone to death.}