January 7 – Genesis 11-12, Matthew 4:12-25, Psalm 7, Proverbs 3:5-8

Genesis 11-12 The Tower of Babel 11 Now the whole earth had one language and the same words. 2 And as people migrated from the east, they found a plain in the land of Shinar and settled there. 3 And they said to one another, “Come, let us make bricks, and burn them thoroughly.” And they had brick for stone, and bitumen for mortar. 4 Then they said, “Come, …

January 6 – Genesis 9-10, Matthew 4:1-11, Psalm 6, Proverbs 3:1-4

Genesis 9-10 9 And God blessed Noah and his sons and said to them, “Be fruitful and multiply and fill the earth. 2 The fear of you and the dread of you shall be upon every beast of the earth and upon every bird of the heavens, upon everything that creeps on the ground and all the fish of the sea. Into your hand …

January 5 – Genesis 7-8, Matthew 3:13-17, Psalm 5, Proverbs 2:16-22

Genesis 7-8 7 Then the Lord said to Noah, “Go into the ark, you and all your household, for I have seen that you are righteous before me in this generation. 2 Take with you seven pairs of all clean animals,[a] the male and his mate, and a pair of the animals that are not clean, the male and his mate, 3 and seven pairs[b] of the birds of the heavens also, …

January 4 – Genesis 5-6, Matthew 3:1-12, Psalm 4, Proverbs 2:1-15

Genesis 5-6 Adam’s Descendants to Noah 5 This is the book of the generations of Adam. When God created man, he made him in the likeness of God. 2 Male and female he created them, and he blessed them and named them Man[a] when they were created. 3 When Adam had lived 130 years, he fathered a son in his own likeness, after his image, and named him …

January 3 – Genesis 4, Matthew 2:13-23, Psalm 3, Proverbs 1:20-33

Genesis 4 Cain and Abel 4 Now Adam knew Eve his wife, and she conceived and bore Cain, saying, “I have gotten[a] a man with the help of the Lord.” 2 And again, she bore his brother Abel. Now Abel was a keeper of sheep, and Cain a worker of the ground. 3 In the course of time Cain brought to the Lord an offering of the fruit of the …

January 2 – Genesis 3, Matthew 1:18-2:12, Psalms 2, Proverbs 1:8-19

The Fall 3 Now the serpent was more crafty than any other beast of the field that the Lord God had made. He said to the woman, “Did God actually say, ‘You[a] shall not eat of any tree in the garden’?” 2 And the woman said to the serpent, “We may eat of the fruit of the trees in the garden, 3 but God said, ‘You shall not eat of …

January 1 – Genesis 1-2, Matthew 1:1-17, Psalm 1, Proverbs 1:1-7

Genesis 1-2 The Creation of the World 1 In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth. 2 The earth was without form and void, and darkness was over the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God was hovering over the face of the waters. 3 And God said, “Let there be light,” and there was light. 4 And God saw that the light was good. …