January 5, 2015
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Wise Young People

Well, person.  Today is Job 32-42 and Genesis 12-14. Elihu begins the conversation with two objections: Job justified himself, not God. His friends didn’t refute Job, but still condemned him. So no one had defended the goodness of God. At … Continue reading

January 4, 2015
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Job’s distant God

Today I’ve got my reading plan more exact so it’s officially Job 18-31, part of which I already read. Job 21:3: “Bear with me while I speak; then after I have spoken, you may continue mocking.”  Job refutes the claims … Continue reading

January 2, 2015
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The Problem of Pain

Today, Job 6-20, in which Job and his friends continue to discuss why Job might be suffering. The depth of Job’s bitterness surprises me.  He is wishes to die (6:8) and says there is no hope because he can’t help … Continue reading

January 1, 2015
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The Story Begins

With a new year comes a new refresh of “the Bible in 90 Days.”  This year I’m trying to do it chronologically,  which means today I read Genesis 1-11 and Job 1-5.  Again, my intent is to do this breakneck … Continue reading