Sunday, January 19, 2020

1 John 3:4-6 NIV 2011 Everyone who sins breaks the law; in fact, sin is lawlessness. But you know that he appeared so that he might take away our sins. And in him is no sin. No one who lives in him keeps on sinning. No one who continues to sin has either seen him or known him. The apostle…

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Saturday, January 18, 2020

Romans 16:17-18a NIV 2011 I urge you, brothers and sisters, to watch out for those who cause divisions and put obstacles in your way that are contrary to the teaching you have learned. Keep away from them. For such people are not serving our Lord Christ, but their own appetites. Paul ended his letter to the faithful in Rome in…

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Friday, January 17, 2020

Revelation 7:17 NIV 2011 For the Lamb at the center of the throne   will be their shepherd; ‘he will lead them to springs of living water.’   ‘And God will wipe away every tear from their eyes.’ John began chapter seven describing the 144,000 from the tribes of Israel that will be sealed as servants of God. He ended the chapter…

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Thursday, January 16, 2020

Psalm 147:11, 149:4-5 NIV 2011 The Lord delights in those who fear him, who put their hope in his unfailing love. For the Lord takes delight in his people; he crowns the humble with victory. Let his faithful people rejoice in this honor and sing for joy on their beds. Both Psalm 147 and 149 begin and end with “Praise…

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Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Galatians 6:7-8 NIV 2011 Do not be deceived: God cannot be mocked. A man reaps what he sows. Whoever sows to please their flesh, from the flesh will reap destruction; whoever sows to please the Spirit, from the Spirit will reap eternal life. Paul wrote to the Ephesians because the Judaizers’ taught Christ plus legalism. 1 Corinthians 16:33, “Do not…

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Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Job 20:20, Luke 12:15 NIV 2011 “Surely he will have no respite from his craving; he cannot save himself by his treasures.” Then he said to them, “Watch out! Be on your guard against all kinds of greed; life does not consist in an abundance of possessions.” Zophar, one of Job’s friends, offered his take on the fate of the…

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Monday, January 13, 2020

Ecclesiastes 3:11, 14a NIV 2011 He has made everything beautiful in its time. He has also set eternity in the human heart; yet no one can fathom what God has done form beginning to end.  I know everything God does will endure forever; nothing can be added to it and nothing taken away from it. The author of this fourth…

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Sunday, January 12, 2020

1 Corinthians 1:10 NIV 2011 I appeal to you, brothers and sisters, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that all of you agree with one another in what you say and that there be no divisions among you, but that you be perfectly united in mind and thought. There was division within the church in Corinth. 1 Corinthians…

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Saturday, January 11, 2020

1 Corinthians 2:9-10 NIV 2011 However, as it is written: “What no eye has seen, what no ear has heard, and what no human mind has conceived”—the things God has prepared for those who love him—these are the things God has revealed to us by his Spirit.  The Spirit searches all things, even the deep things of God. Paul wrote…

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Friday, January 10, 2020

Romans 15:12-13 NIV 2011 And again, Isaiah says, “The Root of Jesse will spring up, one who will arise to rule over the nations; in him the Gentiles will hope.” May the God of hope fill you with joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.…

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