So often, we miss the Lord – miss his presence and his speaking due to the busyness of our schedules or the busyness of our hearts and minds. Encountering God is designed to teach us to quiet all that busyness so that we can experience God.
In this eight-week study, we will reflect and learn from four key figures of the Old Testament. Job, Ruth, Hannah, and David are among the heroes of Scripture. Yet, each of these people wrestled with God and with his plan and will for their lives. In wrestling with the Lord, they also learned to bring their full selves before the Lord—their questions, their deepest desires, their brokenness, and their greatest failures.
For 28 days, join with Paul, King David the Psalmist, Zechariah, Gabriel, Mary, Elizabeth, and John the Baptist, along with the crowds who flocked to him as they rejoiced in the good news of Christmas, and then look beyond it for the holiday that never ends!
The Challenge is to read the entire Bible over the course of a year. Each day this site will offer a daily reading from the Old Testament, the New Testament, a Psalm and a Proverb. Dedicate about 20 minutes each day to spend time in God’s Word.