Sunday, February 4, 2018

Numbers 27:23, Deuteronomy 31:23 NIV 2011 Then he laid his hands on him and commissioned him, as the Lord instructed through Moses. The Lord gave this command to Joshua son of Nun: “Be strong and courageous, for you will bring the Israelites into the land I promised them oath, and I myself will be with you.”   Moses sought the…

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Saturday, February 3, 2018

Deuteronomy 31:7-8a NIV 2011 Then Moses summoned Joshua and said to him in the presence of all Israel, “Be strong and courageous, for you must go with this people into the land that the Lord swore to their ancestors to give them, and you must divide it among them as their inheritance. The Lord himself goes before you and will…

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Friday, February 2, 2018

Matthew 18:1-3 NIV 2011 At that time the disciples came to Jesus and asked, “Who, then, is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven?” He called a little child to him, and placed the child among them. And he said: “Truly I tell you, unless you change and become like little children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven.”…

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Thursday, February 1, 2018

1 Samuel 18:1, 4 NIV 2011 After David had finished talking with Saul, Jonathan became one in spirit with David, and loved him as himself…Jonathan took off the robe he was wearing and gave it to David, along with his tunic, and even his sword, his bow and his belt.   Jonathan was King Saul’s son. After David’s defeat of…

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Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Psalm 66:18-19, 1 John 5:14 NIV 2011 If I had cherished sin in my heart, the Lord would not have listened; but God has surely listened and has heard my prayer. This is the confidence we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according to his will, he hears us.   God hears and answers the prayer of…

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Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Romans 1:1-3 NIV 2011 Paul, a servant of Christ Jesus, called to be an apostle and set apart for the gospel of God—the gospel he promised beforehand through his prophets in the Holy Scriptures regarding his Son, who is to his earthly life was descendant of David. Paul was called to be a servant and willingly chose to serve his…

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Monday, January 29, 2018

Romans 10:12-13 NIV 2011 For there is no difference between Jew and Gentile—the same Lord is Lord of all and richly blesses all who call on him, for “Everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved.”   Paul wrote of his prayer offered for “the Israelites that they may be saved.” He prayed for the churches…

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Sunday, January 28, 2018

Luke 11:9-10 NIV 2011 “So I say to you: 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.”   Jesus was not ashamed of His prayer…

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Saturday, January 27, 2018

Psalm 51:10-12 NIV 2011 Create in me a pure heart, O God, and renew a steadfast spirit within me. Do not cast me from your presence or take your Holy Spirit from me. Restore to me the joy of your salvation and grant me a willing spirit to sustain me.   David’s Psalm is another of his humble prayers seeking…

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Friday, January 26, 2018

Isaiah 29:16, 64:8 NIV 2011 You turn things upside down, as if the potter were thought to be like clay! Shall what is formed say to the one who formed it, “You did not make me”? Can the pot say to the potter, “You know nothing”? Yet you, Lord, are our Father. We are the clay, you are the potter;…

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