Saturday, March 24, 2018

Acts 28:2, 7 NIV 2011 The islanders showed us unusual kindness. They built a fire and welcomed us all because it was raining and cold. There was an estate nearby that belonged to Publius, the chief official of the island. He welcomed us to his home and showed us generous hospitality for three days.   Paul was shipwrecked with the…

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Friday, March 23, 2018

1 Kings 3:7-9a NIV 2011 “Now, Lord my God, you have made your servant king in place of my father David. But I am only a little child and do not know how to carry out my duties. Your servant is here among the people you have chosen, a great people, too numerous to count or number. So give your…

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Thursday, March 22, 2018

2 Corinthians 9:8-9 NIV 2011 And God is able to bless you abundantly, so that in all things at all times, having all that you need, you will abound in every good work. As it is written: “They have freely scattered their gifts to the poor; their righteousness endures forever.”   Paul’s letters consistently revealed the character of God. God…

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Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Deuteronomy 31:7 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.   Moses, having just offered blessings along with…

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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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