Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Psalm 92:12-15 NIV 2011 The righteous will flourish like a palm tree, they will grow like a cedar of Lebanon; planted in the house of the Lord, they will flourish in the courts of our God. They will still bear fruit in old age, they will stay fresh and green, proclaiming, “The Lord is upright; he is my Rock, and…

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Monday, March 19, 2018

Acts 4:11-13 NIV 2011 “Jesus is ‘the stone you builders rejected, which has become the cornerstone.’ Salvation is found in no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given to mankind by which we must be saved.” When they saw the courage of Peter and John and realized that they were unschooled, ordinary men, they were astonished…

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Sunday, March 18, 2018

Matthew 7:7-8 NIV 2011 “Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. For everyone who asks receives; the one who seeks finds; and to the one who knocks, the door will be opened.”   Matthew, Christ’s disciple, quoted the Lords words in his summary of Jesus’…

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Saturday, March 17, 2018

Colossians 3:12-14 NIV 2011 Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience. Bear with each other and forgive one another if any of you has grievance against someone. Forgive as the Lord forgave you. And over all these virtues put on love, which binds them all together in perfect unity.…

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Friday, March 16, 2017

Psalm 32:4-5 NIV 2011 For day and night your hand was heavy on me; my strength was sapped as in the heat of summer. Then I acknowledged my sin to you and did not cover up my iniquity. I said, “I will confess my transgressions to the Lord.” And you forgave the guilt of my sin.   David offered his…

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Thursday, March 15, 2018

Romans 3:25-26 NIV 2011 God presented Christ as a sacrifice of atonement, through the shedding of his blood—to be received by faith. He did this to demonstrate his righteousness, because in his forbearance he had left the sins committed before hand unpunished—he did it to demonstrate his righteousness at the present times, so as to be just and the one…

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Wednesday, March 14, 2017

2 Corinthians 1:20-21 NIV 2011 For no matter how many promises God has made, they are “Yes” in Christ. And so through him the “Amen” is spoken by us to the glory of God. Now it is God who makes both us and you stand firm in Christ. He anointed us…   Paul continually pointed the churches back to God’s…

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Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Psalm 68:19-20, 81:6 NIV 2011 Praise be to the Lord, to God our Savior, who daily bears our burdens. Our God is a God who saves; from the Sovereign Lord comes escape from death. “I removed the burden from their shoulders; their hands were set free from the basket.”   The second half of David’s Psalm is his hopeful declaration;…

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Tuesday, March 12, 2018

2 Corinthians 4:16-18a NIV 2011 Therefore we do not lose heart. Though outwardly we are wasting away, yet inwardly we are being renewed day by day. For our light and momentary troubles are achieving for us an eternal glory that far outweighs them all. So we fix our eyes not on what is seen, but on what is unseen…  …

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Sunday, March 11, 2018

Psalm 22:1-3 NIV 2011 My God, my God, why have you forsaken me? Why are you so far from saving me, so far from my cries of anguish? My God, I cry out by day, but you do not answer, by night, but I find no rest. Yet you are enthroned as the Holy One; you are the one Israel…

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