January 25

Isaiah 11-14

Today we continue in the Wisdom Stream in the book of Isaiah. We are using the New American Standard Bible this week.

Today we also put Isaiah in the context of world history using a very unique world history chart. Here is the link that Serena promised: http://bibletimeline.net/



January 24

Job 15-17

Today we continue in the New American Standard Bible. We are in the Wisdom Stream and back into the sufferings of Job. We are entering the 2nd cycle of speeches this week. A quick overview of the Wisdom Stream as outlined by Oswald Chambers:

  • Job teaches us how to suffer.
  • Psalms teaches us how to pray.
  • Proverbs teaches us how to act.
  • Ecclesiastes teaches us how to enjoy.
  • Song of Solomon teaches us how to love.


January 23

Joshua 16-20

We are reading from the New American Standard Bible this week. Today we are in the Nation Stream and continue the division of the land among the tribes of Israel. Here is a very helpful map as we navigate all the geographical terms in today’s reading.

The map is from BibleStudy.org.

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And here is a map with even more of the cities identified.


At the end of this episode, Serena shares several historical tidbits which were found at bibletimeline.net.