Today’s verse is one that shines a light on the whole Bible. God will never leave us! Think about that this day as you sense way down inside your very self, that God is there, breathing life into you at every moment.
Take a look at the story of the temptation of Jesus in the desert in Matthew 4:1-11. Jesus answers the devil with verses from Deuteronomy. When you find nasty thoughts coming at you, just do what Jesus does and it will take away any negative feelings from grabbing hold of you. God is always with you!
The Saturday passages follow the reading list that Jewish people use in their synagogue worship throughout the world. They are taken from
“The Torah,” the first five books of the Bible from Genesis to Deuteronomy that are read each year beginning with autumn.
These Firestarters are from a new edition of The Bible Through the Seasons being developed for families with children. For the Firestarters in the original edition, I recommend the ebook. You will have the entire program of well over a thousand of these introductions with you on your phone or table! Check the menu options at the site for more information.