Egypt was glad when they departed: for the fear of them fell upon them. He spread a cloud for a covering; and fire to give light in the night. The people asked, and he brought quails, and satisfied them with the bread of heaven. He opened the rock, and the waters gushed out; they ran in the dry places like a river. For he remembered his holy promise, and Abraham his servant. And he brought forth his people with joy, and his chosen with gladness: And gave them the lands of the heathen: and they inherited the labour of the people; That they might observe his statutes, and keep his laws. Praise ye the LORD.
There is a sense of peace, even serenity, in this post-flight account. Yes, the Biblical story reports some tension in the story of the quail. But compared to what had been going on in Egypt—Serenity. Isn’t that what we learn to treasure as we draw near to the LORD, God, the Almighty through the Faith cycle? To grow in our belief is to grow in trust. To grow in trust is to grow in commitment. To grow in commitment is be willing to learn to obey. To learn to obey is to grow in faith. To grow in faith is to learn to believe…
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Morning Psalm 118, Noon Psalm 119:113-120, Psalm 14
An alternate Reading Plan is based on 7 chapters/day from 7 sections of the Scriptures. My groupings are: Genesis-Joshua, Judges to Esther, Job to Song of Solomon, Psalms breaking 119 into convenient sets, Isaiah to Malachi, Matthew to Acts, Romans to Revelation.
Or set your own reading schedule up in convenient groupings as fits your study habits. But a daily time in the Word of the LORD is an absolute.