Daily reflection - Bible Society

Daily reflection

Take a few minutes to read and reflect on a Bible passage with our daily reflections, taken from our Lyfe resources.

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Abraham & Sarah (11 December)

Waiting is counter-cultural. With on-demand TV, instant coffee, credit and satisfaction on offer – waiting seems like a waste of time. Waiting is difficult, it seems old fashioned, and it can make us feel anxious, jittery and frustrated. Yet waitin...

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Celebration Story 2 (10 December)

The younger son got up and started back to his father. But when he was still a long way off, his father saw him and felt sorry for him. He ran to his son and hugged and kissed him. The son said, “Father, I have sinned against God in heaven and agai...

Celebration Story 1 (9 December)

Tax collectors and sinners were all crowding around to listen to Jesus. So the Pharisees and the teachers of the Law of Moses started grumbling, “This man is friendly with sinners. He even eats with them.” Then Jesus told them this story: If ...

Joyful Jesus (8 December)

When the seventy-two followers returned, they were excited and said, “Lord, even the demons obeyed when we spoke in your name!” Jesus told them: I saw Satan fall from heaven like a flash of lightning. I have given you the power to trample on ...

Party Time! (6 December)

Three days later Mary, the mother of Jesus, was at a wedding feast in the village of Cana in Galilee. Jesus and his disciples had also been invited and were there. When the wine was all gone, Mary said to Jesus, “They don’t have any more wine.”...

Good News For All (5 December)

Jesus went back to Nazareth, where he had been brought up, and as usual he went to the meeting place on the Sabbath. When he stood up to read from the Scriptures, he was given the book of Isaiah the prophet. He opened it and read, “The Lord’s Sp...

Celebration (4 December)

It’s now December, the Christmas season is upon us! In the next couple of weeks, trees will be purchased and decorated, crazy Christmas light shows will be glowing up and down our streets, the shops full of customers purchasing gifts and travel pla...

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