June 20 “Our good & God’s glory”

When we’re threatened or ridiculed for our faith, we can trust that God will use it for good. In the end all their wrath will be turned to praise for our God.

His glory

Today’s Readings:
1 Chronicles 3 & 4
Psalm 76.7-12
Proverbs 19.8-9
Acts 4.23-37

1 Chronicles 3 & 4:

The tribe of Judah

The chronicler continues the genealogical record, giving special emphasis to the tribe of Judah because it’s the tribe through which Christ would come.

Proverbs 19.8-9:

Our good & God’s glory

Verse 8, “He who gets wisdom loves his own soul; he who keeps understanding will find good.”

When we acquire, and then walk in, God’s wisdom, we not only please Him and bring Him glory, but we are doing the thing that is best for us. Our good and His glory are always connected. Continue reading