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    The first thing you will notice at Highland Baptist Church of West Monroe is the warm welcome you will receive from people who love Jesus and love others. We will shake your hand and greet you with a smile.
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    Highland Baptist Church is located at the intersection of Arkansas and Kiroli in West Monroe. Sunday worship is at 10:30 and 6:30. Click for directions and schedule details.
     
     
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    The first need of every person is to have a personal relationship with Jesus. Read this article to learn how to experience His love for the very first time. Join us at Highland Baptist Church of West Monroe and we will gladly share more.
     
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    A student's relationship with Jesus is first priority in the Highland Baptist Church youth ministry. Fellowship, worship, recreation, and Bible study help them build relationships with one another as they grow in Christ.
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    NBS is supported by Highland, local churches, and the Northeast Louisiana Baptist Association. Affordable Christian education for Pre-K3 through 12th grade.
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The Bible Digest by G. E. Dean

Authored by our pastor, G.E. "Skip" Dean, The Bible Digest is a series of scriptures with a devotional comment, one for every day. The articles appear in newspapers both in the U. S. and abroad. For information on receiving them by email or for permission to print, call 318-396-1271 or email. They are distributed free of charge.

November 29, 2020 - January 2, 2021

Sunday, November 29, 2020

“And when they were come into the house, they saw the young child with Mary his mother, and fell down, and worshipped him: and when they had opened their treasures, they presented to him gifts; gold, and frankincense and myrrh.” (Matthew 2:11 AKJV)

Are we giving our best to Jesus? Think it over.

Monday, November 30, 2020

“Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven.” (Matthew 5:16 AKJV)

This is a call for all Christians. Let us be a good witness for Jesus every day.

Tuesday, December 1, 2020

“No man can serve two masters: for either he will hate the one, and love the other; or else he will hold to the one, and despise the other. You cannot serve God and mammon.” (Matthew 6:24 AKJV)

What is your choice? Will you love God or money? We can’t do both.

Wednesday, December 2, 2020

“But seek you first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added to you.” (Matthew 6:33 AKJV)

When we seek the Lord we know that He will take care of us. We can depend on Him.

Thursday, December 3, 2020

“And why behold you the mote that is in your brother’s eye, but consider not the beam that is in your own eye?” (Matthew 7:3 AKJV)

We must let the Lord do a work in our hearts before we can help others.

Friday, December 4, 2020

“The wicked shall be turned into hell, and all the nations that forget God.” (Psalms 9:17 AKJV)

God has spoken. Where do you stand with God?

Saturday, December 5, 2020

“Trust in the LORD with all your heart; and lean not to your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct your paths.” (Proverbs 3:5-6 AKJV)

God knows. We don’t. Let’s trust Him and follow Him.

Sunday, December 6, 2020

“Enter you in at the strait gate: for wide is the gate, and broad is the way, that leads to destruction, and many there be which go in thereat: Because strait is the gate, and narrow is the way, which leads to life, and few there be that find it.” (Matthew 7:13-14 AKJV)

Jesus said this. Which road are you traveling? Think it over.

Monday, December 7, 2020

“You will show me the path of life: in your presence is fullness of joy; at your right hand there are pleasures for ever more.” (Psalms 16:11 AKJV)

Let God take over. His way is the best way.

Tuesday, December 8, 2020

“Not every one that said to me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but he that does the will of my Father which is in heaven.” (Matthew 7:21 AKJV)

Being a Christian is more than just knowing the right answers. It is a life that loves and follows the Lord.

Wednesday, December 9, 2020

“Be not wise in your own eyes: fear the LORD, and depart from evil. It shall be health to your navel, and marrow to your bones.” (Proverbs 3:7-8 AKJV)

Pride can be a real enemy. Look to God. He will bless you and make you a blessing.

Thursday, December 10, 2020

“And as Jesus passed forth from there, he saw a man, named Matthew, sitting at the receipt of custom: and he said to him, Follow me. And he arose, and followed him.” (Matthew 9:9 AKJV)

Is Jesus calling you? Don’t hesitate. Follow Him now.

Friday, December 11, 2020

“The fool has said in his heart, There is no God. They are corrupt, they have done abominable works, there is none that does good.” (Psalms 14:1 AKJV)

Don’t be foolish. There is a God and we are all accountable to Him. Get right with God. Pray.

Saturday, December 12, 2020

“He that is not with me is against me; and he that gathers not with me scatters abroad.” (Matthew 12:30 AKJV)

There is no middle ground with Jesus. Where do you stand?

Sunday, December 13, 2020

“The heavens declare the glory of God; and the firmament shows his handiwork.” (Psalms 19:1 AKJV)

Look around you. The world is saying that God is. He alone is the Creator and Sustainer of the universe.

Monday, December 14, 2020

“For this people’s heart is waxed gross, and their ears are dull of hearing, and their eyes they have closed; lest at any time they should see with their eyes and hear with their ears, and should understand with their heart, and should be converted, and I should heal them.” (Matthew 13:15 AKJV)

Has your heart grown hard and cold toward the Lord? Ask God to make your heart tender once again.

Tuesday, December 15, 2020

“Honor the LORD with your substance, and with the first fruits of all your increase: So shall your barns be filled with plenty, and your presses shall burst out with new wine.” (Proverbs 3:9-10 AKJV)

Put God first. He will take care of you.

Wednesday, December 16, 2020

“So shall it be at the end of the world: the angels shall come forth, and sever the wicked from among the just, And shall cast them into the furnace of fire: there shall be wailing and gnashing of teeth.” (Matthew 13:49-50 AKJV)

Hell is for real. A day of Judgment is coming. Commit your life to Jesus before it is too late. Only He can forgive our sins and make us right with God.

Thursday, December 17, 2020

“Withhold not good from them to whom it is due, when it is in the power of your hand to do it.” (Proverbs 3:27 AKJV)

Be good. Do good. Treat people with kindness and appreciation.

Friday, December 18, 2020

“Then said Jesus to his disciples, If any man will come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow me.” (Matthew 16:24 AKJV)

Following Jesus is not to be taken lightly. He demands our best and all. Are you His disciple?

Saturday, December 19, 2020

“For the ways of man are before the eyes of the LORD, and he ponders all his goings.” (Proverbs 5:21 AKJV)

We can’t hide from God. Is He pleased with us?

Sunday, December 20, 2020

“But go you and learn what that means, I will have mercy, and not sacrifice: for I am not come to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance.” (Matthew 9:13 AKJV)

We must realize our sinfulness before the Lord can truly help us? Have you ever come to this point in your life?

Monday, December 21, 2020

“You shall have no other gods before me.” (Exodus 20:3 AKJV)

This means the Lord should be Lord of my personal life, family life, vocational life, all of my life.

Tuesday, December 22, 2020

“And because iniquity shall abound, the love of many shall wax cold.” (Matthew 24:12 AKJV)

Isn’t this what is happening in our world today? Lord, please help us. We need you.

Wednesday, December 23, 2020

“Honor your father and your mother: that your days may be long on the land which the LORD your God gives you.” (Exodus 20:12 AKJV)

The family is the building block for civilization. When we neglect family we pay a terrible price.

Thursday, December 24, 2020

“And she shall bring forth a son, and you shall call his name JESUS: for he shall save his people from their sins.” (Matthew 1:21 AKJV)

Have you let Jesus save you from your sins? Only He can save your soul from Hell. Come to Him now.

Friday, December 25, 2020

“For to you is born this day in the city of David a Savior, which is Christ the Lord.” (Luke 2:11 AKJV)

Amen! Thank God for Jesus. He saved me. Has He saved you?

Saturday, December 26, 2020

“The LORD is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? the LORD is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?” (Psalms 27:1 AKJV)

It’s true. Let Him be your light and salvation. He will give you the strength you need.

Sunday, December 27, 2020

“Whoever therefore shall confess me before men, him will I confess also before my Father which is in heaven. But whoever shall deny me before men, him will I also deny before my Father which is in heaven.” (Matthew 10:32-33 AKJV)

Which one are you?

Monday, December 28, 2020

“Wait on the LORD: be of good courage, and he shall strengthen your heart: wait, I say, on the LORD.” (Psalms 27:14 AKJV)

God’s time is always the right time. Wait on Him.

Tuesday, December 29, 2020

“And Jesus called a little child to him, and set him in the middle of them, And said, Truly I say to you, Except you be converted, and become as little children, you shall not enter into the kingdom of heaven.” (Matthew 18:2-3 AKJV)

Children have faith and humility. People who trust Jesus must have the same attitudes.

Wednesday, December 30, 2020

“Blessed is he whose transgression is forgiven, whose sin is covered. Blessed is the man to whom the LORD imputes not iniquity, and in whose spirit there is no guile.” (Psalms 32:1-2 AKJV)

The Lord will forgive your sins also. Confess, repent and fall on the mercy of the Lord.

Thursday, December 31, 2020

“For where two or three are gathered together in my name, there am I in the middle of them.” (Matthew 18:20 AKJV)

Jesus abides with His people. He will never leave us or forsake us. Amen!

Friday, January 1, 2021

“For the word of the LORD is right; and all his works are done in truth.” (Psalms 33:4 AKJV)

You can depend on the Bible. It is the Word of God.

Saturday, January 2, 2021

“He that finds his life shall lose it: and he that loses his life for my sake shall find it.” (Matthew 10:39 AKJV)

Real life is found in surrender to the Lord. When we lose, we win. God knows what is best.

 

October 25 - November 28, 2020

Sunday, October 25, 2020

“The fear of man brings a snare: but whoever puts his trust in the LORD shall be safe.” (Proverbs 29:25 AKJV)

This puts life into perspective. Fear God. Trust God. You can depend on Him.

Monday, October 26, 2020

“But you, Bethlehem Ephratah, though you be little among the thousands of Judah, yet out of you shall he come forth to me that is to be ruler in Israel; whose goings forth have been from of old, from everlasting.” (Micah 5:2 AKJV)

This prophecy about Jesus’ birth was given over 700 years before it happened. God keeps His Word.

Tuesday, October 27, 2020

“Behold, I stand at the door, and knock: if any man hear my voice, and open the door, I will come in to him, and will sup with him, and he with me.” (Revelation 3:20 AKJV)

Is Jesus knocking on your heart’s door? Open up. It will be the greatest decision you will ever make.

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

“But the LORD is in his holy temple: let all the earth keep silence before him.” (Habakkuk 2:20 AKJV)

God is still on the throne. We need to pay attention to what He has said.

Thursday, October 29, 2020

“Search me, O God, and know my heart: try me, and know my thoughts: And see if there be any wicked way in me, and lead me in the way everlasting.” (Psalms 139:23-24 AKJV)

This is good praying. Let’s take it to heart.

Friday, October 30, 2020

“You are worthy, O Lord, to receive glory and honor and power: for you have created all things, and for your pleasure they are and were created.” (Revelation 4:11 AKJV)

We are created by God for God. Pray. Seek His purpose for your life.

Saturday, October 31, 2020

“LORD, what is man, that you take knowledge of him! or the son of man, that you make account of him! Man is like to vanity: his days are as a shadow that passes away.” (Psalms 144:3-4 AKJV)

Isn’t it wonderful that the Creator of the universe knows us and loves us? Praise the Lord!

Sunday, November 1, 2020

“Saying with a loud voice, Worthy is the Lamb that was slain to receive power, and riches, and wisdom, and strength, and honor, and glory, and blessing.” (Revelation 5:12 AKJV)

Jesus is the Lamb of God which takes away the sin of the world. He is worthy to be praised and served.

Monday, November 2, 2020

“He has showed you, O man, what is good; and what does the LORD require of you, but to do justly, and to love mercy, and to walk humbly with your God?” (Micah 6:8 AKJV)

This is God’s plan for us. How are we doing?

Tuesday, November 3, 2020

“And said to the mountains and rocks, Fall on us, and hide us from the face of him that sits on the throne, and from the wrath of the Lamb: For the great day of his wrath is come; and who shall be able to stand?” (Revelation 6:16-17 AKJV)

God has the final word. Judgment is coming for those who reject the Lord. Surrender your life to Him now before it is too late.

Wednesday, November 4, 2020

“The LORD is slow to anger, and great in power, and will not at all acquit the wicked: the LORD has his way in the whirlwind and in the storm, and the clouds are the dust of his feet.” (Nahum 1:3 AKJV)

God is holy. He must therefore judge sin and the sinner. Our only hope is Jesus who died to save us from our sins.

Thursday, November 5, 2020

“And the seventh angel sounded; and there were great voices in heaven, saying, The kingdoms of this world are become the kingdoms of our Lord, and of his Christ; and he shall reign for ever and ever.” (Revelation 11:15 AKJV)

Jesus is Lord! One day all will recognize this fact and He shall reign forever.

Friday, November 6, 2020

“The LORD is good, a strong hold in the day of trouble; and he knows them that trust in him.” (Nahum 1:7 AKJV)

You don’t have to face that trouble alone. Trust the Lord. He will sustain you.

Saturday, November 7, 2020

“These shall make war with the Lamb, and the Lamb shall overcome them: for he is Lord of lords, and King of kings: and they that are with him are called, and chosen, and faithful.” (Revelation 17:14 AKJV)

God wins! Jesus is Lord!

Sunday, November 8, 2020

“A son honors his father, and a servant his master: if then I be a father, where is my honor? and if I be a master, where is my fear? said the LORD of hosts to you, O priests, that despise my name. And you say, Wherein have we despised your name?” (Malachi 1:6 AKJV)

We need a revival of respect for God our Creator. Honor the Lord.

Monday, November 9, 2020

“And the devil that deceived them was cast into the lake of fire and brimstone, where the beast and the false prophet are, and shall be tormented day and night for ever and ever.” (Revelation 20:10 AKJV)

The Lake of fire is for real. If you have not been saved by Jesus you will be there with the devil in torment forever. Give your life to Jesus today.

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

“Favor is deceitful, and beauty is vain: but a woman that fears the LORD, she shall be praised.” (Proverbs 31:30 AKJV)

Real beauty comes from the heart of a person who reveres and loves the Lord.

Wednesday, November 11, 2020

“And whoever was not found written in the book of life was cast into the lake of fire.” (Revelation 20:15 AKJV)

Is your name written in the book of life? You must belong to Jesus to have it written there.

Thursday, November 12, 2020

“The LORD is near to all them that call on him, to all that call on him in truth.” (Psalms 145:18 AKJV)

Do you want to be close to the Lord? Pray. Seek Him and seek the truth.

Friday, November 13, 2020

“And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away.” (Revelation 21:4 AKJV)

Heaven is a wonderful place. Make your reservation. Give your life to Jesus.

Saturday, November 14, 2020

“Put not your trust in princes, nor in the son of man, in whom there is no help. His breath goes forth, he returns to his earth; in that very day his thoughts perish.” (Psalms 146:3-4 AKJV)

Trust the Lord instead. He never changes. You can depend on Him.

Sunday, November 15, 2020

“But the fearful, and unbelieving, and the abominable, and murderers, and fornicators, and sorcerers, and idolaters, and all liars, shall have their part in the lake which burns with fire and brimstone: which is the second death.” (Revelation 21:8 AKJV)

Did you notice liars are included in the list of the condemned? All have lied. This is one reason why we need Jesus. He paid for all of our sins. Repent and give your life to Him.

Monday, November 16, 2020

“He heals the broken in heart, and binds up their wounds. He tells the number of the stars; he calls them all by their names.” (Psalms 147:3-4 AKJV)

The Lord is compassionate and mighty. Commit your life to Him. He loves you.

Tuesday, November 17, 2020

“In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth.” (Genesis 1:1 AKJV)

This world did not explode into existence. God created it. All of creation is a miracle of God.

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

“Your kingdom come, Your will be done in earth, as it is in heaven.” (Matthew 6:10 AKJV)

This is what we need in our world today. We need the Lord to be Lord of all. Keep praying.

Thursday, November 19, 2020

“So God created man in his own image, in the image of God created he him; male and female created he them.” (Genesis 1:27 AKJV)

You are no accident. You are made in the likeness of God. You are a living soul.

Friday, November 20, 2020

“Lay not up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust does corrupt, and where thieves break through and steal: But lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust does corrupt, and where thieves do not break through nor steal:” (Matthew 6:19-20 AKJV)

Where are your treasures? Do you need to make some changes? Start today.

Saturday, November 21, 2020

“But of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil, you shall not eat of it: for in the day that you eat thereof you shall surely die.” (Genesis 2:17 AKJV)

God warned Adam but he listened to the devil instead. To whom are you listening?

Sunday, November 22, 2020

“But he answered and said, It is written, Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceeds out of the mouth of God.” (Matthew 4:4 AKJV)

We all need God’s Word. Read it. Believe it. Apply it.

Monday, November 23, 2020

“Therefore shall a man leave his father and his mother, and shall join to his wife: and they shall be one flesh.” (Genesis 2:24 AKJV)

The foundation for civilization is marriage. We do well to remember this truth.

Tuesday, November 24, 2020

“I will both lay me down in peace, and sleep: for you, LORD, only make me dwell in safety.” (Psalms 4:8 AKJV)

Get a good night’s sleep. Trust in the Lord. He can give you the peace that the world cannot give.

  

Wednesday, November 25, 2020

“And the man said, The woman whom you gave to be with me, she gave me of the tree, and I did eat.” (Genesis 3:12 AKJV)

Everyone will take personal responsibility for their own sin. We can’t pass the buck. God knows.

          

Thursday, November 26, 2020

“And she shall bring forth a son, and you shall call his name JESUS: for he shall save his people from their sins.” (Matthew 1:21 AKJV)

Only Jesus can save us from our sins. We are guilty before God unless we repent of sin and give our lives to Jesus. Only He can forgive us.

Friday, November 27, 2020

“To Adam also and to his wife did the LORD God make coats of skins, and clothed them.” (Genesis 3:21 AKJV)

God killed an innocent animal to clothe sinful man. Jesus is the Lamb of God who died for our sins so that we could be clothed in the righteousness of God.

Saturday, November 28, 2020

“No man can serve two masters: for either he will hate the one, and love the other; or else he will hold to the one, and despise the other. You cannot serve God and mammon.” (Matthew 6:24 AKJV)

We must choose between material things or God. Who have you chosen?

 

September 20 - October 24, 2020

Sunday, September 20, 2020

“Follow peace with all men, and holiness, without which no man shall see the Lord:” (Hebrews 12:14 AKJV)

Holiness and peace should be qualities of God’s people. Let others see Jesus in you.

Monday, September 21, 2020

“Who his own self bore our sins in his own body on the tree, that we, being dead to sins, should live to righteousness: by whose stripes you were healed.” (1 Peter 2:24 AKJV)

Jesus died to save us from our sins so we can live righteous lives to bring Him glory.

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

“Remember them that are in bonds, as bound with them; and them which suffer adversity, as being yourselves also in the body.” (Hebrews 13:3 AKJV)

Let’s don’t forget our brothers and sisters in Christ who are laying their lives on the line for Jesus.

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

“Humble yourselves therefore under the mighty hand of God, that he may exalt you in due time: Casting all your care on him; for he cares for you.” (1 Peter 5:6-7 AKJV)

Trust God. We must humble ourselves before Him and obey Him. He will take care of us.

Thursday, September 24, 2020

“Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walks about, seeking whom he may devour:” (1 Peter 5:8 AKJV)

We are in a spiritual war. We must be diligent in our walk with the Lord.

Friday, September 25, 2020

“The Lord is not slack concerning his promise, as some men count slackness; but is long-suffering to us-ward, not willing that any should perish, but that all should come to repentance.” (2 Peter 3:9 AKJV)

God is gracious and patient. Don’t wait too late to come to Jesus. Time may run out.

Saturday, September 26, 2020

“He that trusts in his own heart is a fool: but whoever walks wisely, he shall be delivered.” (Proverbs 28:26 AKJV)

Don’t trust yourself. Trust the Lord. You can depend on Him.

Sunday, September 27, 2020

“This then is the message which we have heard of him, and declare to you, that God is light, and in him is no darkness at all.” (1 John 1:5 AKJV)

Don’t ever accuse God of something that is unholy. He is never less than holy.

Monday, September 28, 2020

“For I desired mercy, and not sacrifice; and the knowledge of God more than burnt offerings.” (Hosea 6:6 AKJV)

The Lord is not looking for empty religious ritual. He is looking for hearts that are sincerely seeking Him.

Tuesday, September 29, 2020

“If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.” (1 John 1:9 AKJV)

Our problem is sin. The Lord can handle our sin problem. Confess and repent and experience His forgiveness.

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

“Great peace have they which love your law: and nothing shall offend them.” (Psalms 119:165 AKJV)

The Lord can give us peace that no one else or nothing else can do.

Thursday, October 1, 2020

“He, that being often reproved hardens his neck, shall suddenly be destroyed, and that without remedy.” (Proverbs 29:1 AKJV)

Pay attention to God’s warnings. It may be His last.

Friday, October 2, 2020

“For all that is in the world, the lust of the flesh, and the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life, is not of the Father, but is of the world.” (1 John 2:16 AKJV)

Let’s keep our eyes on Jesus. He is the only One who can truly satisfy. The things of the world cannot meet the real needs of our lives.

Saturday, October 3, 2020

“Sow to yourselves in righteousness, reap in mercy; break up your fallow ground: for it is time to seek the LORD, till he come and rain righteousness on you.” (Hosea 10:12 AKJV)

This is what needs to happen in our world today. Lord, send a revival.

Sunday, October 4, 2020

“They went out from us, but they were not of us; for if they had been of us, they would no doubt have continued with us: but they went out, that they might be made manifest that they were not all of us.” (1 John 2:19 AKJV)

Some people appear to go for the Lord for a while but they vanish. Real Christians stay the course.

Monday, October 5, 2020

“I will lift up my eyes to the hills, from where comes my help. My help comes from the LORD, which made heaven and earth.” (Psalms 121:1-2 AKJV)

Look to the Lord. He is the One who can really help you.

Tuesday, October 6, 2020

“I am Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the ending, said the Lord, which is, and which was, and which is to come, the Almighty.” (Revelation 1:8 AKJV)

God started time and He will wrap it up. Are you ready to meet the Lord? We will all stand before Him and be held accountable. Commit your life to Him now before it is too late.

Wednesday, October 7, 2020

“A fool utters all his mind: but a wise man keeps it in till afterwards.” (Proverbs 29:11 AKJV)

Think before you speak. It will save you a lot of trouble.

Thursday, October 8, 2020

“Nevertheless I have somewhat against you, because you have left your first love.” (Revelation 2:4 AKJV)

These are sobering words from Jesus to some who followed Him. Are you loving Jesus as you should?

Friday, October 9, 2020

“Seek good, and not evil, that you may live: and so the LORD, the God of hosts, shall be with you, as you have spoken.” (Amos 5:14 AKJV)

All goodness comes from God. Therefore, we should seek Him.

Saturday, October 10, 2020

“And you know that he was manifested to take away our sins; and in him is no sin.” (1 John 3:5 AKJV)

Jesus came to save us from our sins not in our sins. Repentance is a part of being saved.

Sunday, October 11, 2020

“And it shall come to pass afterward, that I will pour out my spirit on all flesh; and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, your old men shall dream dreams, your young men shall see visions:” (Joel 2:28 AKJV)

The Lord is pouring out His Holy Spirit on people today. Seek Him and ask Him to do the same for you.

Monday, October 12, 2020

“My little children, let us not love in word, neither in tongue; but in deed and in truth.” (1 John 3:18 AKJV)

Real love will cause us to act not just talk.

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

“Where there is no vision, the people perish: but he that keeps the law, happy is he.” (Proverbs 29:18 AKJV)

God’s Word is a blessing. If we ignore it our culture will pay a price.

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

“You are of God, little children, and have overcome them: because greater is he that is in you, than he that is in the world.” (1 John 4:4 AKJV)

The Holy Spirit in us is greater than any foe we will face. God takes care of His own.

Thursday, October 15, 2020

“If you, LORD, should mark iniquities, O Lord, who shall stand? But there is forgiveness with you, that you may be feared.” (Psalms 130:3-4 AKJV)

Thank the Lord for His forgiveness. He is the only One who can take care of our sin problem.

Friday, October 16, 2020

“Herein is love, not that we loved God, but that he loved us, and sent his Son to be the propitiation for our sins. Beloved, if God so loved us, we ought also to love one another.” (1 John 4:10-11 AKJV)

The Lord loves us. We should love Him and others. He gave His Son on the cross to die for our sins.

Saturday, October 17, 2020

“And this is the record, that God has given to us eternal life, and this life is in his Son. He that has the Son has life; and he that has not the Son of God has not life.” (1 John 5:11-12 AKJV)

It’s that simple. Jesus is the only way to eternal life. Have you committed your life to Him?

Sunday, October 18, 2020

“I was glad when they said to me, Let us go into the house of the LORD.” (Psalms 122:1 AKJV)

Real Christians love to go to God’s house. Do you like to go to church?

Monday, October 19, 2020

“Behold, the days come, said the Lord GOD, that I will send a famine in the land, not a famine of bread, nor a thirst for water, but of hearing the words of the LORD:” (Amos 8:11 AKJV)

Soak up the Word of God while you can. Listen and obey. It’s a privilege.

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

“Because you say, I am rich, and increased with goods, and have need of nothing; and know not that you are wretched, and miserable, and poor, and blind, and naked:” (Revelation 3:17 AKJV)

We can have all the material needs met and still be miserable. Only the Lord can satisfy the heart.

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

“The LORD has done great things for us; whereof we are glad.” (Psalms 126:3 AKJV)

Amen! That’s how I see it.

Thursday, October 22, 2020

“As many as I love, I rebuke and chasten: be zealous therefore, and repent.” (Revelation 3:19 AKJV)

God corrects us because He loves us. Let’ listen and follow His ways.

Friday, October 23, 2020

“Except the LORD build the house, they labor in vain that build it: except the LORD keep the city, the watchman wakes but in vain.” (Psalms 127:1 AKJV)

This is God’s world and we need to follow Him to experience the best of life.

Saturday, October 24, 2020

“The fear of man brings a snare: but whoever puts his trust in the LORD shall be safe.” (Proverbs 29:25 AKJV)

Fear God. When we do we have nothing else to fear.

August 16 - September 19, 2020

Sunday, August 16, 2020

“Behold, this was the iniquity of your sister Sodom, pride, fullness of bread, and abundance of idleness was in her and in her daughters, neither did she strengthen the hand of the poor and needy.” (Ezekiel 16:49 AKJV)

This sounds a lot like today. Lord, help us.

Monday, August 17, 2020

“But exhort one another daily, while it is called To day; lest any of you be hardened through the deceitfulness of sin.” (Hebrews 3:13 AKJV)

Let’s don’t let sin harden our hearts. Let’s repent and turn our hearts toward the Lord.

Tuesday, August 18, 2020

“All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness: That the man of God may be perfect, thoroughly furnished to all good works.” (2 Timothy 3:16-17 AKJV)

There is no other book like the Bible. Read it. Believe it. Apply it.

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

“Let us search and try our ways, and turn again to the LORD.” (Lamentations 3:40 AKJV)

When was the last time you had a good spiritual inventory? How about now? Pray.

Thursday, August 20, 2020

“Not by works of righteousness which we have done, but according to his mercy he saved us, by the washing of regeneration, and renewing of the Holy Ghost; Which he shed on us abundantly through Jesus Christ our Savior;” (Titus 3:5-6 AKJV)

We can’t earn our way to Heaven. It is a gift from God. Thank God for His mercy.

Friday, August 21, 2020

“Whoever digs a pit shall fall therein: and he that rolls a stone, it will return on him.” (Proverbs 26:27 AKJV)

Trouble makers make the most trouble for themselves.

Saturday, August 22, 2020

“For the time will come when they will not endure sound doctrine; but after their own lusts shall they heap to themselves teachers, having itching ears;” (2 Timothy 4:3 AKJV)

Do you want to hear the truth or be duped? Opt for the Bible and you will see the truth.

Sunday, August 23, 2020

“Turn you us to you, O LORD, and we shall be turned; renew our days as of old.” (Lamentations 5:21 AKJV)

This is the kind of praying that will get God’s attention and blessing.

Monday, August 24, 2020

“Take heed, brothers, lest there be in any of you an evil heart of unbelief, in departing from the living God.” (Hebrews 3:12 AKJV)

Check your spiritual heart. Are you still trusting the Lord?

Tuesday, August 25, 2020

“He that planted the ear, shall he not hear? he that formed the eye, shall he not see?” (Psalms 94:9 AKJV)

God hears and sees all. Think it over.

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

“Boast not yourself of to morrow; for you know not what a day may bring forth.” (Proverbs 27:1 AKJV)

Go for God today. Tomorrow may never come and then it will be too late.

Thursday, August 27, 2020

“And as it is appointed to men once to die, but after this the judgment: So Christ was once offered to bear the sins of many; and to them that look for him shall he appear the second time without sin to salvation.” (Hebrews 9:27-28 AKJV)

Are you ready to die and face the Judgment? If you are trusting Jesus you are.

Friday, August 28, 2020

“For I have no pleasure in the death of him that dies, said the Lord GOD: why turn yourselves, and live you.” (Ezekiel 18:32 AKJV)

Repent of sin and be saved. The Lord loves you. Give your life to Him.

Saturday, August 29, 2020

“And let us consider one another to provoke to love and to good works: Not forsaking the assembling of ourselves together, as the manner of some is; but exhorting one another: and so much the more, as you see the day approaching.” (Hebrews 10:24-25 AKJV)

Go to church. Enjoy the fellowship with God’s people. We are one day closer to the coming of Jesus.

Sunday, August 30, 2020

“He sent his word, and healed them, and delivered them from their destructions.” (Psalms 107:20 AKJV)

Let God’s Word bring healing to your life. He will honor His Word.

Monday, August 31, 2020

“For if we sin willfully after that we have received the knowledge of the truth, there remains no more sacrifice for sins, But a certain fearful looking for of judgment and fiery indignation, which shall devour the adversaries.” (Hebrews 10:26-27 AKJV)

Don’t take the grace of God for granted. Embrace it and love the Lord.

Tuesday, September 1, 2020

“The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom: a good understanding have all they that do his commandments: his praise endures for ever.” (Psalms 111:10 AKJV)

Be smart. Be wise. Honor the Lord. He will guide you. He knows the future.

Wednesday, September 2, 2020

“It is a fearful thing to fall into the hands of the living God.” (Hebrews 10:31 AKJV)

We are all accountable to holy God. Throw yourself on the mercy of God while you still have time to do it.

Thursday, September 3, 2020

“Daniel answered and said, Blessed be the name of God for ever and ever: for wisdom and might are his:” (Daniel 2:20 AKJV)

Amen! We can depend on God. He is everything we need.

Friday, September 4, 2020

“If any of you lack wisdom, let him ask of God, that gives to all men liberally, and upbraides not; and it shall be given him.” (James 1:5 AKJV)

Save yourself some trouble. Ask God first. He has the answers you need.

Saturday, September 5, 2020

“From the rising of the sun to the going down of the same the LORD’s name is to be praised.” (Psalms 113:3 AKJV)

God is worthy to be praised. He is the creator and sustainer of the universe.

Sunday, September 6, 2020

“Why seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which does so easily beset us, and let us run with patience the race that is set before us,” (Hebrews 12:1 AKJV)

Others have left us a Godly heritage. Let’s not let them down.

Monday, September 7, 2020

“Looking to Jesus the author and finisher of our faith; who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross, despising the shame, and is set down at the right hand of the throne of God.” (Hebrews 12:2 AKJV)

Keep your eyes on Jesus. He is our Savior and Lord. He will take care of us.

Tuesday, September 8, 2020

“For ever, O LORD, your word is settled in heaven.” (Psalms 119:89 AKJV)

God’s Word is eternal. He and it never change.

Wednesday, September 9, 2020

“Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and comes down from the Father of lights, with whom is no ficklenss, neither shadow of turning.” (James 1:17 AKJV)

God is good. Count on it. He will take care of you.

Thursday, September 10, 2020

“Unless your law had been my delights, I should then have perished in my affliction.” (Psalms 119:92 AKJV)

The Lord and His Word will see you through the difficult times. Trust Him.

Friday, September 11, 2020

“Why, my beloved brothers, let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath: For the wrath of man works not the righteousness of God.” (James 1:19-20 AKJV)

Don’t be impulsive. Wait on the Lord. Follow the wisdom written above.

Saturday, September 12, 2020

“I love the LORD, because he has heard my voice and my supplications. Because he has inclined his ear to me, therefore will I call on him as long as I live.” (Psalms 116:1-2 AKJV)

God answers prayer. Tell Him all about it.

Sunday, September 13, 2020

“Even so faith, if it has not works, is dead, being alone.” (James 2:17 AKJV)

Real faith affects real living. Are you for real as a Christian?

Monday, September 14, 2020

“Your word is a lamp to my feet, and a light to my path.” (Psalms 119:105 AKJV)

You don’t have to be in the dark about life. Let the Lord and His Word guide you.

Tuesday, September 15, 2020

“For the prophecy came not in old time by the will of man: but holy men of God spoke as they were moved by the Holy Ghost.” (2 Peter 1:21 AKJV)

The Bible is the inspired Word of God. There is no other book like it.

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

“A new heart also will I give you, and a new spirit will I put within you: and I will take away the stony heart out of your flesh, and I will give you an heart of flesh. And I will put my spirit within you, and cause you to walk in my statutes, and you shall keep my judgments, and do them.” (Ezekiel 36:26-27 AKJV)

God can and will give you a new heart and a new start. Surrender your life to Him now.

Thursday, September 17, 2020

“Jesus Christ the same yesterday, and to day, and for ever.” (Hebrews 13:8 AKJV)

Amen! He is wonderful and we can depend on Him. Thank you, Jesus.

Friday, September 18, 2020

“What shall I render to the LORD for all his benefits toward me?” (Psalms 116:12 AKJV)

The Lord had done so much for us. Shouldn’t we seek to be a blessing to Him?

Saturday, September 19, 2020

“Dearly beloved, I beseech you as strangers and pilgrims, abstain from fleshly lusts, which war against the soul;” (1 Peter 2:11 AKJV)

God’s people should be a holy people. Let others see Jesus in us.

 

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