Category Archives: Amos

December 29 – News to share

Read Amos 7:1-8:14 My wife tells a story of her grandmother who lived to be nearly 90.  At one point she went to the doctor with symptoms.   His diagnosis was not a positive one.  She had a life-threatening illness.  Her response?  … Continue reading

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December 28 – Don’t be spiritually blind or ignorant

Read Amos 5:1-6:14 I am not proud of the fact that it has happened to me before…probably most often in my marriage.  I have been the guy who was at times simply “blind and ignorant.”  I have been blind to my … Continue reading

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December 27 – Family life includes discipline

Read Amos 3:1-4:13 Hebrews 12:6 gives us a general principle of how our heavenly Father interacts with those He calls His own: “…the Lord disciplines the one he loves, and he chastens everyone he accepts as his son.” That principle expressed … Continue reading

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December 26 – Intro to Amos

Read Amos 1:1-2:16 “This is what the Lord says: ‘For three sins of ________, even for four, I will not relent…I will send fire on ________ …’” You likely noticed the repeating pattern as Amos, a shepherd and prophet in 8th century … Continue reading

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February 12: Judgment and Remnant

Read Amos 9:1-15 Amos, this unexpected prophet taken from shepherding flocks and tending fig trees, has spoken clearly about the impending judgment that Israel faced.  The northern ten tribes of this once united nation had not only separated themselves from … Continue reading

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February 11: News to Share

Read Amos 7:1-8:14 My wife tells a story of her grandmother who lived to be nearly about 90.  At one point she went to the doctor with symptoms.   His diagnosis was not a positive one.  She had a life-threatening illness.  … Continue reading

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February 10: Don’t Be Spiritually Blind and Ignorant

Read Amos 5:1-6:14 I am not proud of the fact that it has happened to me before…probably most often in my marriage.  I have been the guy who was at times simply “blind and ignorant.”  I have been blind to … Continue reading

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