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Do you want to read the Bible every day but don't know where to start? Do you struggle to keep up with Bible reading plans -- especially once you get to books like Leviticus? We've been there! But reading the Bible in a year IS possible - and we're here to help! 

We're Tricia Goyer and Michelle Hill, two friends inviting you to join us in reading through the Bible chronologically this year. Reading the Bible every day can be a challenge, even with a great daily bible reading plan. We're here to sum up each day's passage and provide action steps ... all in under 15 minutes. You don't need to start in the New Year - you can jump in today!

Grab a buddy and join our community. Take the plunge, and let’s read through the Bible together. We'll be cheering you on all the way!

⭐️ All the info you need to START this Daily Bible Podcast Plan + the printable schedule + links to the Bible we use is on our website: http://dailybiblepodcast.net!

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    • Religion & Spirituality
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Do you want to read the Bible every day but don't know where to start? Do you struggle to keep up with Bible reading plans -- especially once you get to books like Leviticus? We've been there! But reading the Bible in a year IS possible - and we're here to help! 

We're Tricia Goyer and Michelle Hill, two friends inviting you to join us in reading through the Bible chronologically this year. Reading the Bible every day can be a challenge, even with a great daily bible reading plan. We're here to sum up each day's passage and provide action steps ... all in under 15 minutes. You don't need to start in the New Year - you can jump in today!

Grab a buddy and join our community. Take the plunge, and let’s read through the Bible together. We'll be cheering you on all the way!

⭐️ All the info you need to START this Daily Bible Podcast Plan + the printable schedule + links to the Bible we use is on our website: http://dailybiblepodcast.net!

    Day 110 - Exploring the Depths of 1 Samuel (1 Samuel 30-31, 1 Chronicles 12:20-22, 1 Chronicles 10, 1 Chronicles 9:40-44, 2 Samuel 4:4, 2 Samuel 1) - Year 2

    Day 110 - Exploring the Depths of 1 Samuel (1 Samuel 30-31, 1 Chronicles 12:20-22, 1 Chronicles 10, 1 Chronicles 9:40-44, 2 Samuel 4:4, 2 Samuel 1) - Year 2

    All the info you need to START + the printable schedule + links to the Bible we use is on our website: http://dailybiblepodcast.net!  

    TODAY'S READING:

    - 1 Samuel 30, 1 Chronicles 12:20-22, 1 Samuel 31, 1 Chronicles 10, 1 Chronicles 9:40-44, 2 Samuel 4:4, 2 Samuel 1

    WORD OF THE DAY:

    -  Mourn

    Today's journey through the Bible delves into the heart-wrenching tales of betrayal, mourning, and unwavering perseverance. Join us as we uncover the profound truths hidden within the scriptures featured on the Daily Bible Podcast!

    David's Trials and Triumphs: A Tale of Betrayal and Redemption

    In 1 Samuel 30-31, we witness David's resilience amidst adversity as he faces betrayal from his own men and the devastating loss of his mentor, King Saul, and dear friend, Jonathan. Despite the overwhelming grief and danger, David finds strength in God and emerges victorious, demonstrating the power of forgiveness and unwavering faith.

    Word of the Day: Mourn

    Today's word of the day is "mourn," reminding us of the importance of acknowledging and processing our grief. Through David's lamentation and mourning for Saul and Jonathan, we're reminded of the healing power found in communal grieving and the promise of God's comfort in our darkest moments.

    Personal Takeaway: Finding Hope in Mourning

    As we reflect on David's journey of mourning and perseverance, let us find solace in the promise of God's eternal comfort. Just as David found strength in God amidst his sorrow, may we too trust in His unwavering presence to heal our brokenness and turn our mourning into joy.

    Application #1: Embracing the Process of Mourning

    In times of loss, it's essential to give ourselves permission to mourn and seek support from our community. Through shared lamentation, we can find healing and restoration as we journey through the grieving process together.

    Application #2: Hope Beyond the Tears

    Amidst our earthly sorrows, let us hold fast to the promise of God's ultimate redemption and restoration. As we await the day when He will wipe away every tear, may we find comfort in His eternal love and the hope of a future free from pain and suffering.

    Join us on the Daily Bible Podcast as we continue to explore the depths of Scripture and uncover timeless truths that inspire faith, perseverance, and hope. Subscribe now and embark on a transformative journey of spiritual growth and discovery!

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    • 18 min
    Day 109 - Exploring David's Journey (1 Samuel 26-29, 1 Chronicles 12:1-7, 1 Chronicles 12:19, Psalm 56) - Year 2

    Day 109 - Exploring David's Journey (1 Samuel 26-29, 1 Chronicles 12:1-7, 1 Chronicles 12:19, Psalm 56) - Year 2

    All the info you need to START + the printable schedule + links to the Bible we use is on our website: http://dailybiblepodcast.net!  

    TODAY'S READING:

    - 1 Samuel 26, 1 Samuel 27:1-7, 1 Chronicles 12:1-7, 1 Samuel 27:8-12, 1 Samuel 28 1 Samuel 29, 1 Chronicles 12:19, Psalm 56

    WORD OF THE DAY:

    -  Perseverance

    Today's journey through the Bible, as featured on the Daily Bible Podcast, offers a captivating exploration of 1 Samuel and Psalms, delving into themes of betrayal, refuge, and unwavering perseverance in the face of adversity.

    Betrayal and Forgiveness: David Spares Saul Again

    In 1 Samuel 26, we witness a poignant repetition of events as David spares Saul's life once more. Despite Saul's relentless pursuit, David shows mercy and confronts Saul about his actions. The encounter ends with Saul blessing David, showcasing the power of forgiveness even in the face of betrayal.

    Seeking Refuge: David's Sojourn in Philistine Territory

    Chapter 27 reveals David's decision to seek refuge in Philistine territory, a move born out of fear for his life. Settling in Ziklag, David becomes a servant of Achish, the Philistine king, highlighting the complexities of survival amidst danger.

    Desperation and Divine Guidance: Saul's Encounter with a Medium

    In a dramatic turn of events in 1 Samuel 28, Saul, desperate for guidance before battle, seeks the aid of a medium to summon the spirit of the deceased prophet Samuel. This chapter serves as a reminder of the consequences of desperation and the importance of seeking divine guidance rather than resorting to forbidden practices.

    Perseverance Amidst Uncertainty: David's Journey Continues

    Throughout these chapters, we witness David's perseverance amidst uncertainty and danger. Despite the challenges he faces, David turns to God in prayer and trust, exemplifying unwavering faith even in the darkest moments.

    Psalm 56: A Cry of Trust and Praise

    Psalm 56 beautifully expresses David's trust in God amidst adversity. In his plea for mercy and protection, David acknowledges his fear and vulnerability but also declares his unwavering trust in God's promises and ability to deliver him.

    Word of the Day: Perseverance

    Today's word of the day is "perseverance," referring to the ability to persist in the face of adversity or difficulty. David's story exemplifies the power of perseverance rooted in faith and trust in God's unwavering presence.

    Personal Takeaway: Trusting in God's Perseverance

    As we reflect on David's journey, we're reminded of the importance of trusting in God's perseverance. Despite moments of exhaustion and discouragement, God remains steadfast in His rescue and guidance. Just as He sustained David, He continues to uphold and strengthen His people today.

    In these chapters, David perseveres through trials and challenges, relying on his trust and faith in God to sustain him. Trust and faith are essential to perseverance, enabling us to overcome any obstacle with God's promises as our anchor.

    As we witness David's perseverance, we also see the perseverance of God at work. God's plan to rescue His people remains steadfast, offering hope and strength in times of uncertainty. Let us trust in God's unwavering perseverance and find solace in His enduring love and guidance.

    Join us on the Daily Bible Podcast as we continue to explore the depths of Scripture and uncover timeless truths that inspire faith and perseverance. Subscribe now and embark on a transformative journey of discovery and spiritual growth!

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    • 20 min
    Day 108 - A Day in David's Life (1 Samuel 23-25 Psalms 54) - Year 2

    Day 108 - A Day in David's Life (1 Samuel 23-25 Psalms 54) - Year 2

    All the info you need to START + the printable schedule + links to the Bible we use is on our website: http://dailybiblepodcast.net!  

    TODAY'S READING:

    - 1 Samuel 23:13-29, Psalms 54, 1 Samuel 24, 1 Samuel 25

    WORD OF THE DAY:

    -  Escape

    Today's readings take us deep into the life of David, where we encounter themes of betrayal, refuge, and the wisdom that comes from seeking God's guidance.

    A Day of Pressing Into God

    As we dive into 1 Samuel 23:13-29, Psalms 54, 1 Samuel 24, and 1 Samuel 25, we find ourselves amidst the complexities of David's life. Today’s readings remind us of God's presence and His ability to use even the most challenging passages to deepen our knowledge of Him.

    David's Escape and Jonathan's Reassurance

    David's journey continues as he flees from Saul's relentless pursuit. Amidst the danger, Jonathan finds David, offering reassurance and renewing their pact before the Lord. Despite the betrayal of the men of Ziph, God's protection guides David to safety, establishing the "Rock of Escape."

    A Gentle Act of Mercy: David Spares Saul

    In a dramatic encounter, David finds himself in the same cave as Saul. Despite having the opportunity to take Saul's life, David's conscience restrains him. Instead, he demonstrates mercy and humility, sparing Saul's life and acknowledging him as the Lord's anointed.

    Wisdom in Adversity: Abigail's Intercession

    The narrative unfolds further as David encounters Abigail, a woman of beauty and wisdom. Abigail's intervention prevents bloodshed and showcases the importance of standing up for what is right, even in the face of adversity. David recognizes her wisdom and spares Nabal's household.

    Personal Takeaway: The Power of Friendship and God's Wisdom

    Reflecting on David's friendships and encounters, I am struck by the depth of his bond with Jonathan and the wisdom displayed by Abigail. Just as David found solace in friendship and sought God's wisdom, may we too lean on our relationships and seek divine guidance in navigating life's challenges.

    Word of the Day: Escape

    An act of breaking free from confinement or control.

    Application #1: Finding Refuge and Wisdom in God

    In times of trouble, we can find refuge and wisdom in God's unwavering presence. Like David, let's trust in God's protection and seek His guidance. Just as David spared Saul and Abigail intervened wisely, may we act with wisdom and compassion in our own lives.

    Application #2: The Ultimate Escape Through Christ

    As we journey through Scripture, we encounter stories of escape and rescue. From David's flight from Saul to Abigail's intercession, God provides a way out in times of trouble. Ultimately, our ultimate escape lies in Jesus Christ, who offers salvation and eternal life to all who believe.

    Today's readings remind us of the power of friendship, the importance of seeking wisdom, and the ultimate escape found in Christ. Join us as we continue to explore the depths of God's Word on the Daily Bible Podcast. Subscribe now and embark on a journey of discovery and faith!

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    • 19 min
    Day 107 - Exploring David's Journey (1 Samuel 22-23, Psalms 57, Psalms 142, 1 Chronicles 12:8-18, Psalms 52) - Year 2

    Day 107 - Exploring David's Journey (1 Samuel 22-23, Psalms 57, Psalms 142, 1 Chronicles 12:8-18, Psalms 52) - Year 2

    All the info you need to START + the printable schedule + links to the Bible we use is on our website: http://dailybiblepodcast.net!  

    TODAY'S READING:

    - 1 Samuel 22:1-2, Psalms 57, Psalms 142, 1 Chronicles 12:8-18, 1 Samuel 22:3-23, Psalms 52, 1 Samuel 23:1-12

    WORD OF THE DAY:

    -  Betrayal

    Today's readings take us on a captivating journey through the life of David, highlighting themes of betrayal, refuge, and unwavering trust in God's guidance. Let's delve into these scriptures and uncover the profound insights they offer.

    David's Journey Through Adversity

    Our journey begins with 1 Samuel 22, where we find David, his family, and a band of distressed individuals seeking refuge in the hill country of Ziph. Despite the challenges they face, David's unwavering trust in God finds expression in Psalms 57 and 142, offering a glimpse into the depths of his heart amidst adversity. As David's band grows, brave warriors from Gad join their ranks, raising questions of loyalty amidst uncertainty.

    Discovering Refuge in God's Presence: Lessons from the Cave of Adullum

    Amidst the turmoil, David finds refuge in God's unwavering presence, echoing the sentiment of Psalm 142:5 – "You are my place of refuge. You are all I really want in life." The Cave of Adullum serves as a poignant symbol of refuge amidst despair, reminding us that God alone is our true stronghold in times of trouble.

    Navigating Betrayal: Insights from David's Leadership

    Betrayal casts its shadow over David's journey, mirroring the complexities of human relationships and the frailty of trust. Yet, amidst betrayal's sting, David's trust in God remains steadfast, serving as a beacon of hope amidst the gathering storm. From Jonathan's perceived betrayal to Saul's relentless pursuit, David's unwavering faith in God's guidance shines through.

    Drawing Parallel: Betrayal in History and Scripture

    The echoes of betrayal resonate beyond David's story, finding parallels in historical events like the Spanish Civil War. Just as leaders misuse their power for treacherous ends, we see Saul's ruthless pursuit of David and the tragic consequences of betrayal. These reflections urge us to ponder the consequences of power wielded unjustly and the enduring need for righteous leadership.

    Personal Takeaway: Trusting God Amidst Adversity

    In the face of betrayal and adversity, our ultimate refuge lies in God's unwavering presence and faithfulness. Like David, we're called to lean on God's strength and seek His guidance in every circumstance. Let's emulate David's unwavering trust in God and commit to praying for our leaders, recognizing the profound impact of power wielded justly or unjustly.

    Reflections on Betrayal: A Call to Prayer

    As we reflect on the challenges faced by David and the consequences of betrayal, let's commit to praying for our leaders and seeking God's guidance in navigating life's complexities. Betrayal may cut like a knife, but God's love remains our eternal refuge.

    Join us tomorrow for another enriching journey through scripture on the Daily Bible Podcast. Until then, may we find solace in God's unwavering love and trust in His guidance amidst life's storms.

    Personal Reflection: Cultivating Trust in God Amidst Adversity

    As we journey through the pages of scripture, may we find refuge in God's unwavering presence and discover timeless truths that illuminate our path. Let's continue to delve deeper into the riches of God's word and cultivate a deeper intimacy with the Almighty. Subscribe to The Daily Bible Podcast for more!

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    • 20 min
    Day 106 - Navigating Trust: David, Jonathan, and the Presence of God (1 Samuel 20-21, Psalm 34) - Year 2

    Day 106 - Navigating Trust: David, Jonathan, and the Presence of God (1 Samuel 20-21, Psalm 34) - Year 2

    All the info you need to START + the printable schedule + links to the Bible we use is on our website: http://dailybiblepodcast.net!  

    TODAY'S READING:

    - 1 Samuel 20, 1 Samuel 21, Psalms 34

    WORD OF THE DAY:

    -  Trust

    In today's podcast, we immersed ourselves in the harrowing yet inspiring chapters of 1 Samuel 20 and 21, alongside Psalm 34. We encountered David, a man marked for death by King Saul, navigating the treacherous waters of royal enmity with the aid of his unwavering friend, Jonathan. The depth of their friendship, exemplified in their heartfelt dialogue and solemn pacts, reminds us of the profound bonds that can form in the face of adversity. David's poignant inquiry to Jonathan, "What is my crime?" echoes through the ages as a testament to the innocence besieged by unfounded hostility.

    Jonathan's choice to stand by David, affirming their bond through a solemn vow, serves as a beacon of loyalty and trust against the backdrop of impending danger. Their pact, a daring defiance of royal decrees, highlights the power of friendship and faith over familial and political obligations. This episode not only illustrates the strength derived from human connections but also sets the stage for the divine protection and guidance that David experiences.

    As David flees, his reflections in Psalm 34 offer us a window into his soul. Choosing to focus on God’s faithfulness rather than his fears, David's words, "I prayed to the Lord, and he answered me," resonate as a powerful declaration of divine reliability. The Psalm transforms personal despair into a universal anthem of hope, underscoring the Lord's nearness to the brokenhearted and His deliverance of the righteous from affliction.

    David’s assurance, "He keeps all his bones; not one of them is broken," gains profound significance in the light of the Messiah, Jesus Christ. This prophetic vision, fulfilled in the crucifixion narrative, bridges the testament of faith across covenants, emphasizing God's sovereign plan and the unbreakable promise of redemption.

    Reflecting on David and Jonathan's story, I'm reminded of the transformative power of trust in my own life. During a personal crisis, the realization that Jesus was my beacon of hope, much like David found solace in God's presence, altered my path forever. Trusting God means embracing the unknown with the certainty that His presence is the ultimate remedy for our trials.

    Trust extends beyond biblical narratives into our daily lives, from the simple act of a child's gleeful anticipation in a game to the profound commitments we make in relationships. The essence of trust is recognizing the reliability of God beyond our own understanding. As we journey through life, embracing trust as David did invites us to experience God's unwavering support and guidance.

    As we close today's reflection, let the stories of David and Jonathan, along with the comforting words of Psalm 34, inspire us to cultivate a heart of trust. In the face of life's trials and uncertainties, may we remember that trust in God is not just a biblical ideal but a lived reality that offers peace, guidance, and unwavering support.

    Let's carry forward the Word of the Day: Trust, allowing it to permeate our thoughts, actions, and relationships. May we, like the heroes of faith before us, find in God our refuge and strength, trusting Him through every storm and season of life.

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    • 21 min
    Day 105 - Fearless Faith (1 Samuel 17-19, Psalm 59) - Year 2

    Day 105 - Fearless Faith (1 Samuel 17-19, Psalm 59) - Year 2

    All the info you need to START + the printable schedule + links to the Bible we use is on our website: http://dailybiblepodcast.net!  

    TODAY'S READING:

    - 1 Samuel 17:32-58, 1 Samuel 18, 1 Samuel 19:1-17, Psalms 59, 1 Samuel 19:18-24

    WORD OF THE DAY:

    -  Run

    ✨ Today's journey through 1 Samuel takes us on a rollercoaster of faith, courage, and divine intervention. From David's iconic battle with Goliath to Saul's relentless pursuit of him, there's much to unpack.

    💪 David's Fearlessness: Unlike Saul, David doesn't hesitate to face the giant, showcasing unwavering faith in God's power. He runs toward the challenge, not away from it, knowing that victory comes from the Lord.

    👑 Anointing and Envy: Saul's envy of David's triumphs leads to multiple attempts on David's life. Despite Saul's schemes, David remains steadfast, finding refuge in God's strength and protection.

    🎵 Worship in Turmoil: Amidst the chaos, David's psalms reflect a heart anchored in trust and praise. Even in the face of adversity, he sings of God's power and deliverance, reminding us to find solace in worship.

    🏃‍♂️ Word of the Day: Run - David's boldness in running towards Goliath teaches us to face our challenges with courage and confidence, trusting in God's sovereignty.

    💡 Applications: Just as David ran towards Goliath, we're called to run our race of life with endurance, holding firmly to God's word. And like David, may we run to God for refuge in times of trouble, knowing that He is our ultimate champion.

    🙏 Join us on the Daily Bible Podcast as we dive deeper into these timeless truths and their relevance to our lives today. Let's learn from David's example and run our race with unwavering faith and trust in our champion, the Lord Almighty.

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    • 23 min

Customer Reviews

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Grace6543 ,

My daily salvation

I’m 48 years old and have never read the Bible cover to cover. It always seemed daunting to my untrained self. Michelle and Tricia are great at making it clear, timely and very enjoyable. God led me to this podcast and I look forward to it every day!

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The BEST Bible reading podcast

I absolutely LOVE this podcast. It helps me to stay on track with the daily readings, and most importantly helps me understand the meaning of each passage. This is my first time reading the Bible front to back, and I don’t know what I’d do without Tricia and Michelle. They are such great speakers and really know what their talking about. They break topics down in a way that makes sense in our world today in 2024, and gives each passage a deeper meaning, even in the passages that are tough to read (Leviticus lol). It gives me a way to apply these principles in my life today. I listen to this podcast every day, and share with my friends when I can. Love you guys!!

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Favorite way to start my mornings

I have been listening to this podcast as I read thur the Bible chronologically this year. I look forward each night to waking up drinking my coffee, doing my Bible reading and then tuning into this podcast. I LOVE the word of the day. The word of the day helps me have something to stand out in the reading and remember what I’ve read. I can’t think of a better way to start my day. I love Michelle and Tricia and am so thankful my friend told me about them and how to follow along with them. It makes reading thur the Bible so fun. I love having that community to help point out things I may not have grasp in the reading. If you have looked for a podcast to supplement your reading thur the Bible this is the one 😊

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