Month: January 2016

NewLSFB446: The New Lifespring! Family Audio Bible – 1 Chronicles 5

Let’s look at the last three verses of the chapter, verses 23 through 26. Verse 23 says, “Now the sons of the half-tribe of Manasseh lived in the land; from Bashan to Baal-hermon and Senir and Mount Hermon they were numerous.” God had prospered them, and gave them a large amount of land. But listen…

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NewLSFB445: The New Lifespring! Family Audio Bible – Mark 5 and 6

Let’s take a quick look at the end of chapter 6. Jesus sent His disciples across the sea of Galilee, while he wanted some time to himself to go up a mountain to pray. Here in California, we would probably call the mountain a hill. By the way. I had never looked this up until…

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NewLSFB444: The New Lifespring! Family Audio Bible – 1 Chronicles 3 and 4

Celebrating 444 Episodes! Before we get to my comments, I want to thank all the good folks who participated in the 444 donations.You are awesome. You rock. And you really gave me encouragement. I can’t tell you how much it means to me that you value the podcast enough to truly participate in the value-for-value…

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NewLSFB443: The New Lifespring! Family Audio Bible – Mark 3 and 4

In chapter 4, Jesus was by a lake and he was teaching a large crowd, and He was using parables. At the end of the parable of the farmer sowing seed, He said, “Whoever has ears to hear, let him hear.” Then, when they were away from the crowd, his disciples asked about the parables….

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NewLSFB442: The New Lifespring! Family Audio Bible – 1 Chronicles 2

There were some very interesting and important men and women listed in the chapter today. Israel, Judah, Boaz, Jesse, David…just to name a few. Some are remembered as the first to settle certain towns and regions. But two are going to be remembered throughout time for their sins. We read that “the Lord considered Er,…

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NewLSFB441: The New Lifespring! Family Audio Bible – Mark 1 and 2

Let’s look for a moment at chapter 2, verses 3-5. Here it is again: 3 Four men came to him carrying a paralyzed man. 4 Since they could not bring him to Jesus because of the crowd, they made an opening in the roof over the place where Jesus was. Then they lowered the cot…

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NewLSFB440: The New Lifespring! Family Audio Bible – 1 Chronicles 1

The books of 1 and 2 Chronicles are somewhat of a review of the previous books of history, but not completely. We will find some new information interspersed within. While there is some repetition, God saw fit to give us every word that we find here. These books are therefore just as important as any…

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NewLSFB439 : The New Lifespring! Family Audio Bible – Matthew 27 and 28

These two chapters are very familiar to most believers, and even a lot of non-believers. Most of us have heard and/or read about the last day of Jesus’ life on earth many, many times. But have you ever really caught what Matthew 27:52 and 53 said? Have you given these two verses any thought? Here…

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NewLSFB438: The New Lifespring! Family Audio Bible – 2 Kings 25

Eight hundred sixty years after Joshua led them into the Promised Land, the Jews lost it because of their failure to follow God’s Law. How many times had He told them, “If you will but turn from your wicked ways, I will restore you.” But time and time again they went back to their sinful…

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NewLSFB437: The New Lifespring! Family Audio Bible – Matthew 26

Have you ever made a promise to God? Have you ever been so much in love with Him that you just knew you would always be right in the center of His will? Or let’s dial it back a notch or fifty. Have you ever made a promise to your spouse, your significant other, or…

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