A Day in Esther: Chapter 10

ESTHER CHAPTER 10 Key Verses: 3 For Mordecai the Jew was second in rank to King Ahasuerus, and he was great among the Jews and popular with the multitude of his brothers, for he sought the welfare of his people and spoke peace to all his people. Central Truth: God has the power and ability to put people…

A Day in Esther: Chapter 9

ESTHER CHAPTER 9 Key Verses: 28 …these days should be remembered and kept throughout every generation, in every clan, province, and city, and that these days of Purim should never fall into disuse among the Jews, nor should the commemoration of these days cease among their descendants. Central Truth: We should thank God for His…

A Day in Esther: Chapter 8

ESTHER CHAPTER 8 Key Verses: 16 The Jews had light and gladness and joy and honor. 17 And in every province and in every city, wherever the king’s command and his edict reached, there was gladness and joy among the Jews, a feast and a holiday. Central Truth: Despite the tough situations we go through, God promises that He will…

A Day in Esther: Chapter 7

ESTHER CHAPTER 7  Key Verses: 10 …So they hanged Haman on the gallows that he had prepared for Mordecai. Then the wrath of the king abated. Central Truth: Though we deserve to be hanged on the gallows for our crimes against the King of Kings, Jesus, God’s only son, took our place and died for our sins…

A Day in Esther: Chapter 6

ESTHER CHAPTER 6 Key Verses: 3 And the king said, “What honor or distinction has been bestowed on Mordecai for this?” The king’s young men who attended him said, “Nothing has been done for him.” Central Truth:  There may not be a reward on earth, but our real rewards will be found in Heaven (Revelation 22:12)….

A Day in Esther: Chapter 5

ESTHER CHAPTER 5 Key Verses: 7 Then Esther answered, “My wish and my request is: 8 If I have found favor in the sight of the king, and if it please the king to grant my wish and fulfill my request, let the king and Haman come to the feast that I will prepare for them, and tomorrow I…

A Day in Esther: Chapter 4

ESTHER CHAPTER 4 Key Verses: 14 “For if you keep silent at this time, relief and deliverance will rise for the Jews from another place…And who knows whether you have not come to the kingdom for such a time as this?” 15 Then Esther told them to reply to Mordecai, 16 “Go, gather all the Jews to be found…

A Day in Esther: Chapter 3

ESTHER CHAPTER 3 Key Verses:  2…But Mordecai did not bow down or pay homage. 3 Then the king’s servants who were at the king’s gate said to Mordecai, “Why do you transgress the king’s command?”4 And when they spoke to him day after day and he would not listen to them, they told Haman, in order to see whether Mordecai’s…

A Day in Esther: Chapter 2

ESTHER CHAPTER 2 Key Verses:  10 Esther had not made known her people or kindred, for Mordecai had commanded her not to make it known … 15 When the turn came for Esther the daughter of Abihail the uncle of Mordecai, who had taken her as his own daughter, to go in to the king, she asked for…

A Day in Esther: Chapter 1

I have felt convicted lately about spending more time in the Word. I tend to be distracted while reading or in a rush. While thinking about this yesterday, a thought came to me out of the blue: I am more intentional about Scripture when I blog about it. So I have decided to blog my…