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FREE INDEED

| SATURDAY 30TH APRIL, 2022 Our Daily Bread 2022 Annual Edition By Arthur Jackson Read: John 8:31–36 (NIV) | Bible in a Year: 1 Kings 8–9; Luke 21:1–19 If the Son sets you free, you will be free indeed. John 8:36 The film Amistad tells the story of West African slaves in 1839 taking over the boat that was transporting them and […]

RIGHT BESIDE YOU

| FRIDAY 29TH APRIL, 2022 Our Daily Bread 2022 Annual Edition By Sheridan Voysey Read: Deuteronomy 4:5–8 (NIV) | Bible in a Year: 1 Kings 6–7; Luke 20:27–47 The Lord our God is near us whenever we pray to him. Deuteronomy 4:7 Each day at a post office in Jerusalem, workers sort through piles of undeliverable letters in an attempt […]

A FRIEND IN FAILURE

| THURSDAY 28TH APRIL, 2022 Our Daily Bread 2022 Annual Edition By James Banks Read: Acts 15:36-41 (NIV) | Bible in a Year: 1 Kings 3–5; Luke 20:1–26 Paul did not think it wise to take him, because he had deserted them…. ACTS 15:38 On November 27, 1939, three treasure hunters accompanied by film crews dug through […]

THROUGH THE WATERS

| WEDNESDAY 27TH APRIL, 2022 Our Daily Bread 2022 Annual Edition By Winn Collier Read: Isaiah 43:1–7 (NIV) | Bible in a Year: 1 Kings 1–2; Luke 19:28–48 When you pass through the waters, I will be with you. Isaiah 43:2 The movie The Free State of Jones tells the US Civil War story of Newton Knight and some Confederate deserters and […]

OUR FATHER SINGS  

| TUESDAY 26TH APRIL, 2022 Our Daily Bread 2022 Annual Edition By Estera Pirosca Escobar Read: Zephaniah 3:14–20 (NIV) | Bible in a Year: 2 Samuel 23–24; Luke 19:1–27 He . . . will rejoice over you with singing. Zephaniah 3:17 Dandy loves encouraging people by singing to them. One day we were having lunch at his favorite restaurant, and […]

RUN TOWARD CHALLENGE

| MONDAY 25TH APRIL, 2022 Our Daily Bread 2022 Annual Edition By Mike Wittmer Read: 2 Kings 6:8–17 (NIV) | Bible in a Year: 2 Samuel 21–22; Luke 18:24–43 He looked and saw the hills full of horses and chariots of fire all around Elisha. 2 Kings 6:17 Tom chased the young men who were stealing his poor friend’s bike. […]

DIVINELY ALIGNED

| SUNDAY 24TH APRIL, 2022 Our Daily Bread 2022 Annual Edition By Evan Morgan Read: Romans 11:33–36 (NIV) | Bible in a Year: 2 Samuel 19–20; Luke 18:1–23 Oh, the depth of the riches of the wisdom and knowledge of God! How unsearchable his judgments, and his paths beyond tracing out! Romans 11:33 I was deeply troubled and woke in […]

THE SADDEST GOOSE

| SATURDAY 23RDAPRIL, 2022 Our Daily Bread 2022 Annual Edition By Adam Holz Read: Ecclesiastes 4:9–12 (NIV) | Bible in a Year: 2 Samuel 16–18; Luke 17:20–37 Though one may be overpowered, two can defend themselves. A cord of three strands is not quickly broken. Ecclesiastes 4:12 Why is there a football in the parking lot? I wondered. But as I […]

NOW, THEN NEXT  

| FRIDAY 22ND APRIL, 2022 Our Daily Bread 2022 Annual Edition By Dave Branon Read: Proverbs 2:1–11 (NIV)| Bible in a Year: 2 Samuel 14–15; Luke 17:1-19 He holds success in store for the upright. Proverbs 2:7 I recently attended a high school graduation during which the speaker provided a needed challenge for the young adults awaiting their […]

FRIENDS AGAIN

| THURSDAY 21ST APRIL, 2022 Our Daily Bread 2022 Annual Edition By Sheridan Voysey Read: Romans 5:6–11 (NIV) | Bible in a Year: 2 Samuel 12–13; Luke 16 How much more, having been reconciled, shall we be saved through his life! Romans 5:10 A mother and her young daughter are sitting in church one day. During the service, opportunity is […]