Should be quite a day. Doing some "special" stuff at the church service this morning. Heading off in just a bit here.
I'd commented on some social media the observations of temperatures around the world that are trending DOWN, not UP as the "warmists" have been screeching for the last some years. It's caused several people to be quite upset with me, something on the order of accusations of heresy or the like.
The Old Testament portion today is chapters 14 and 15 of 1st Kings.
I Kings 15
The New Testament passage here is verses 1-28 of chapter 1 in the Gospel of John.
At one point, when much younger, I committed this section to memory, at least the first 14 verses. Not sure I could go word for word at this remove, but not too terribly far off (and, yes, I just tried0. This is, to me at least, some very foundational part of the faith. Yes, this is Good Stuff.
Worth committing to memory, worth pondering daily. I know that Scripture memorization has fallen out of favor in all too many church meetings these days. A terrible loss, I believe.