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Blessed is the one who reads aloud the words of the prophecy, and blessed are those who hear and who keep what is written in it. - Revelation 1:3 (NRSV)

I bought an electronic tablet to gain access to my e­mails. However, I quickly found out that the tablet contains many more applications. Soon I was exploring my new device in detail and deriving great pleasure from it.

In many ways, my response to the Bible is similar. My parents...

Today's Prayer
Dear Father, lead us day by day as we explore your word. Amen.

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Today's Reading
John 1:1-5

Thought for the Day

God’s word can be my constant companion.

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