Sunday, November 3, 2019

A Psalm of David Psalm 23:3-4 RSV 1952 He restores my soul. He leads me in the paths of righteousness for his name’s sake. Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I fear no evil; for though art with me; thy rod and thy staff, they comfort me.   David authored Psalm 23. It’s read at…

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Saturday, November 2, 2019

1 John 5:14-15 NIV 2011 This is the confidence we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according to his will, he hears us. And if we know that he hears us—whatever we ask—we know that we have what we asked of him. Jesus approached God in prayer. Luke 22:42, “Father, if you are willing, take this cup…

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Friday, November 1, 2019

Philippians 1:20-21 NIV 2011 I eagerly expect and hope that I will in no way be ashamed, but will have sufficient courage so that now as always Christ will be exalted in my body, whether by life or by death. For to me, to live is Christ and to die is gain. Paul wrote to the church in Philippi most…

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Thursday, October 31, 2019

Isaiah 40:26, 28 NIV 2011 Lift up your eyes and look to the heavens. Who created all these?  He who brings out the starry host one by one and calls forth each of them by name.  Do you not know? Have you not heard? The Lord is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the earth. Isaiah began…

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Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Luke 24:46-47 NIV 2011 He told them, “This is what is written: The Messiah will suffer and rise from the dead on the third day, and repentance for the forgiveness of sins will be preached in his name to all nations, beginning in Jerusalem. Luke’s account of Jesus’ post resurrection ministry is found in 24:13-49. Jesus appeared three times: 24:13-32…

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Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Acts 4:19-20 NIV 2011 But Peter and John replied, “Which is right in God’s eyes: to listen to you, or to him? You be the judges! As for us, we cannot help speaking about what we have seen and heard.” Luke has long been acknowledged as the writer of the Gospel with his name and the book of Acts. Eusebius,…

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Monday, October 28, 2019

John 11:25-26 NIV 2011 Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. The one who believes in me will live, even though they die; and whoever lives by believing in me will never die. Do you believe this?” This is Jesus’ fifth of His seven “I am” statements recorded by John. John 1:4 states, “In him was…

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Sunday, October 27, 2019

John 7:41-42 NIV 2011 Others said, “He is the Messiah.” Still others asked, “How can the Messiah come from Galilee? Does not Scripture say that the Messiah will come from David’s descendants and from Bethlehem, the town where David lived?”  Chapter 7 contains John’s description of Jesus at the Festival of the Tabernacles. The people at the festival had mixed…

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Saturday, October 26, 2019

Genesis 3:23-24 NIV 2011 So the Lord God banished him from the Garden of Eden to work the ground from which he had been taken. After he drove the man out, he placed on the east side of the Garden of Eden cherubim and a flaming sword flashing back and forth to guard the way to the tree of life.…

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Friday, October 25, 2019

Isaiah 58:11-12a NIV 2011 The Lord will guide you always; he will satisfy your needs in a sun-scorched land and will strengthen your frame. You will be like a well-watered garden, like a spring whose waters never fail. Your people will rebuild the ancient ruins and rise up the age-old foundations. The comfort Isaiah was able to offer to the…

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