Monday, October 14, 2019

Leviticus 11:45, Ephesians 1:4 NIV 2011 I am the Lord, who brought you up out of Egypt to be your God; therefore be holy, because I am holy. For he chose us in him before the creation of the world to be holy and blameless in his sight. Even though the Israelites were delivered from Pharaoh’s clutch, they needed reminding…

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Sunday, October 13, 2019

Deuteronomy 18:18, John 5:46 NIV 2011 “I will raise up for them a prophet like you from among their fellow Israelites, and I will put my words in his mouth. He will tell them everything I command him.” “If you believed Moses, you would believe me, for he wrote about me.” In 18:15 the Lord began speaking to Moses. Moses…

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Saturday, October 12, 2019

Daniel 12:9-10 NIV 2011 He replies, “Go your way, Daniel, because the words are rolled up and sealed until the time of the end. Many will be purified, made spotless and refined, but the wicked will continue to be wicked. None of the wicked will understand, but those who are wise will understand. Daniel authored the book that shares his…

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Friday, October 11, 2019

1 Corinthians 1:18-19 NIV 2011 For the message of the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God. For it is written: “I will destroy the wisdom of the wise; the intelligence of the intelligent I will frustrate.” Passion for Christ prompted Paul’s letter to the church…

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Thursday, October 10, 2019

Psalm 19:7, James 1:25 NIV 2011 The law of the Lord is perfect, refreshing the soul. The statutes of the Lord are trustworthy, making wise the simple. But whoever looks intently into the perfect law that gives freedom, and continues in it—not forgetting what they have heard, but doing it—they will be blessed in what they do. The God of…

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Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Numbers 21:4-5a NIV 2011 They traveled from Mount Hor along the route to the Red Sea, to go around Edom. But the people grew impatient on the way; they spoke against God and against Moses, and said, “Why have you brought us up out of Egypt to die in the wilderness?” The Israelites were near the end of their journey…

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Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Nehemiah 9:30-31 NIV 2011 For many years you were patient with them. By your Spirit you warned them through your prophets. Yes they paid no attention, so you gave them into the hands of the neighboring peoples. But in your great mercy you did not put an end to them or abandon them, for you are a gracious and merciful…

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Monday, October 7, 2019

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 started to close his letter to the faithful in…

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Sunday, October6, 2019

Titus 3:3b-5 NIV 2011 We lived in malice and envy, being hated and hating one another. But when the kindness and love of God our Savior appeared, he saved us, not because of righteous things we had done, but because of his mercy. He saved us through the washing of rebirth by the Holy Spirit. Paul wrote to Titus about…

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Saturday, October 5, 2019

Isaiah 30:15, 21 NIV 2011 This is what the Sovereign Lord, the Holy One of Israel says: “In repentance and rest is your salvation, in quietness and trust is your strength, but you would have none of it.” Whether you turn to the right or to the left, your ears will hear a voice behind you saying, “This is the…

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