Thursday, March 4, 2021

Genesis 21:5-7 NIV 2011 Abraham was a hundred years old when his son Isaac was born to him. Sarah said, “God has brought me the laughter, and everyone who hears about this will laugh with me.” And she added, “Who would have said to Abraham that Sarah would nurse children? Yet I have borne him a son in this old…

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Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Exodus 17:2a, 6c-7 NIV 2011 So they quarreled with Moses and said, “Give us water to drink.” So Moses did this in the sight of the elders of Israel. And he called the place Massah and Meribah because the Israelites quarreled and because they tested the Lord saying, “Is the Lord among us or not?” The Lord provided the Israelites…

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Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Psalm 18:1, 73:26, 81:1 NIV 2011 I love you, Lord, my strength. My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever. Sing for joy to God our strength; shout aloud to the God of Jacob!  The Old Testament is filled with reminders that strength comes from God. Exodus 15:2a, “The…

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Monday, March 1, 2021

Psalm 89:15-17 NIV 2011 Blessed are those who have learned to acclaim you, who walk in the light of your presence, Lord. They rejoice in your name all day long; they celebrate your righteousness. For you are their glory and strength, and by your favor you exalt our horn. Adam and Eve were created in the image of God. Genesis…

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Sunday, February 28, 2021

Psalm 5:12, John 1:16, 1 Corinthians 9:23 NIV 2011 Surely, Lord, you bless the righteous; you surround them with you favor as with a shield. Out of his fullness we have all received grace in place of grace already given. I do all this for the sake of the gospel, that I may share in its blessings. David’s psalm concluded…

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Saturday, February 27, 2021

Titus 2:11-13 NIV 2011 For the grace of God has appeared that offers salvation to all people. It teaches us to say “No” to ungodliness and worldly passions, and to live self-controlled, upright and godly lives in this present age while we wait for the blessed hope—the appearing of the glory of our great God and Savior, Jesus Christ. Paul’s…

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Friday, February 26, 2021

1 Timothy 6:11, 2 Timothy 3:16-17 NIV 2011 But you, man of God, flee from all this, and pursue righteousness, godliness, faith, love, endurance and gentleness. All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, so that the servant of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work. Paul’s letter included instructions for…

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Thursday, February 25, 2021

Numbers 6:22-26 NIV 2011 The Lord said to Moses, “Tell Aaron and his sons, ‘This is how you are to bless the Israelites. Say to them: “The Lord bless you and keep you; the Lord make his face shine on you and be gracious to you; the Lord turn his face toward you and give you peace.”’” The Lord spoke…

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Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Ephesians 4:31 Hebrews 12:15 NIV 2011 Get rid of all bitterness, rage and anger, brawling and slander, along with every form of malice. See to it that no one falls short of the grace of God and that no bitter root grows up to cause trouble and defile many. Paul consistently called believers to remain close to Christ. Romans 1:29a,…

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Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Colossians 3:15, 17 NIV 2011 Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, since as members of one body you were called to peace. And to be thankful. And whatever you do, whether in word or deed, do it all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him. Paul called the Colossians…

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