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Bible Reading Journey!

     Every year on the first Sunday in January our church has bible day.  We have the Director of the BEAMS ministry come and speak. https://www.facebook.com/beamsbibles?fref=ts They print and send whole bibles to missionaries around the world.  They print them in multiple languages so people can have a bible they can read.  
     Every year he also passes out bible reading charts so that you can mark off as you read a chapter in the bible.  The goal is that you will try to read the bible through in a year.  If you send it in after completing it then they will send you a certificate of completion.  I have tried and failed many times.  I am sad to have I have never read the whole bible in my life.  This year I decided I would try.  I have a couple of new friends who are holding me accountable and checking on me.  So far as of today I will complete chapter 27 of Genesis.  
     True I have a long ways to go to reach my goal.  I do know that if you reach for nothing you will reach it everytime.  I don't want to reach nothing so I am reaching for something.  I will be checking back in here periodically to let ya'll know how I am doing.  Anybody want to join me on this journey?  It is never too late to start.

God bless,
Pat

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