June 18 “God’s timing: He chooses”


Do you ever wonder where God is when you’re in a trial, being mistreated, or waiting for an answer to prayer? Though it doesn’t seem so to us, God is always in control, but He chooses the time for His holy, just and righteous purposes.

Today’s Readings:
2 Kings 25
Psalm 75.1-10
Proverbs 19.4-5
Acts 3.1-26

2 Kings 25:

A daily ration of God’s mercy

The book of 2 Kings ends, sadly, with the complete destruction of Jerusalem and the people being carried off captive to Babylon. This was God’s judgment for their continued rebellion as a nation. But the last few verses contain a picture of God’s mercy and faithfulness. Continue reading