Thursday, February 13, 2020

Philippians 4:4-6 NIV 2011 Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near. Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving present your requests to God. Rejoice is an action found throughout God’s Word. Psalm 67:12, “Rejoice in the…

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Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Romans 12:10-13a NIV 2011 Be devoted to one another in love. Honor one another above yourselves. Never be lacking in zeal, but keep your spiritual fervor, serving the Lord. Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer. Share with the Lord’s people who are in need. The love Paul spoke of is meant to be genuine, sincere and…

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Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Deuteronomy 28:6, Psalm 121:7-8 NIV 2011 You will be blessed when you come in and blessed when you go out. The Lord will keep you from all harm—he will watch over your life; the Lord will watch over your coming and going, both now and forevermore. Moses understood the Lord was Israel’s only place for peace and refuge. He offered…

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Monday, February 10, 2020

Acts 7:59-8:1a NIV 2011 While they were stoning him, Stephen prayed, “Lord Jesus, receive my spirit.” Then he fell on his knees and cried out, “Lord, do not hold this sin against them.” When he had said this, he fell asleep. And Saul approved of their killing him. Stephen had just completed his speech to the Sanhedrin. He accused them…

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Sunday, February 9, 2020

John 1:11-12 NIV 2011 He came to that which was his own, but his own did not receive him. Yet to all who did receive him, to those who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God… The Jews rejected Jesus. John 12:37, “Even after Jesus had performed so many signs in their presence, they…

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Saturday, February 8, 2020

Isaiah 45:6-7 NIV 2011 So that from the rising of the sun to the place of setting people may know there is none besides me. I am the Lord and there is no other. I form the light and create darkness, I bring prosperity and create disaster; I, the Lord, do all these things. Isaiah painted a word picture of…

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Friday, February 7, 2020

Psalm 1:1-2 NIV 2011 Blessed is the one who does not walk in step with the wicked or stand in the way that sinners take or sit in the company of mockers, but whose delight is in the law of the Lord and meditates on his law day and night. The first two verses of the book of Psalms set…

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Thursday, February 6, 2020

Luke 12:40, 2 Peter 3:10a NIV 2011 “You also must be ready, because the Son of Man will come at an hour when you do not expect him.” But the day if the Lord will come like a thief. The Apostles walked with Jesus when He spoke of His return. Mark 13:33, “Be on guard! Be alert! You do not…

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Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Acts 2:38-39 NIV 2011 Peter replied, “Repent and be baptized, everyone of you, in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins. And you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit. The promise is for you and your children and for all who are far off—for all whom the Lord our God will call.” Peter echoed…

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Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Ephesians 5:18b-20 NIV 2011 Instead, be filled with the Spirit, speaking to one another with psalms, hymns, and songs from the Spirit. Sing and make music from your heart to the Lord, always giving thanks to God the Father for everything, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ. Paul reminded the church at Ephesus to “be filled” not with…

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