Read Scripture – Hosea 1-5

What happens when God tells his prophet, Hosea, to marry a prostitute? That’s how this book of the Bible starts, painting for us an amazing picture of God’s faithfulness to us in the midst of our neglect and unfaithfulness toward him.

Read Scripture – Joshua 1-7; Psalm 66

New podcast from my time with Jesus in Joshua and the Psalms. I pray that it’s a blessing… Also, here’s a podcast that Nick Craig (co-leader of our Equip Apologetics ministry at Purpose Claremont) created from an apologetics viewpoint on Joshua 5: Love you all more than you know.

Beauty in the Ordinary

“So I will sing praises to your name, as I perform my vows day after day.” ― Psalm 61:8 (ESV) As I spent time with Jesus this morning in the Read Scripture Bible reading plan we are all doing today, I came across this last verse in my reading and just stopped. I pulled out a highlighter to mark it …

Numbers 8-13; Psalm 42-43

Below is the audio from a podcast that I made this morning just sharing some of the things that stood out to me from our time in the Read Scripture app. I pray that it’s helpful. And please comment below with anything that stood out to you or email me at brianh@purposechurch.com. I would love to hear what God is …

No Leftovers

“You shall be holy to me, for I the LORD am holy, and have separated you from the peoples, that you should be mine.” ― Leviticus 20:26 (ESV) Remember that “wonderful” experience (notice the sarcasm) in elementary school of being picked for teams during recess? The same two kids were captains every time, and the picking of teams went the …