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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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    Map & Schedule

    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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    Jesus loves you!

    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.

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.

 

July 12 - August 15, 2020

Sunday, July 12, 2020

“Quench not the Spirit. Despise not prophesyings. Prove all things; hold fast that which is good. Abstain from all appearance of evil.” (1 Thessalonians 5:19-22 AKJV)

This is God’s will for all of His followers. Let’s follow Him.

Monday, July 13, 2020

“Mercy and truth are met together; righteousness and peace have kissed each other.” (Psalms 85:10 AKJV)

What a beautiful picture of what life can be when we walk with the Lord.

Tuesday, July 14, 2020

“He that has no rule over his own spirit is like a city that is broken down, and without walls.” (Proverbs 25:28 AKJV)

Self-control is a virtue that will pay good dividends.

Wednesday, July 15, 2020

“And then shall that Wicked be revealed, whom the Lord shall consume with the spirit of his mouth, and shall destroy with the brightness of his coming:” (2 Thessalonians 2:8 AKJV)

God wins! Time will reveal it.

Thursday, July 16, 2020

“In the day of my trouble I will call on you: for you will answer me.” (Psalms 86:7 AKJV)

Pray. God can help you.

Friday, July 17, 2020

“Even him, whose coming is after the working of Satan with all power and signs and lying wonders, And with all delusion of unrighteousness in them that perish; because they received not the love of the truth, that they might be saved.” (2 Thessalonians 2:9-10 AKJV)

When we reject the truth there is only one alternative left and that is the lie. Think it over.

Saturday, July 18, 2020

“Teach me your way, O LORD; I will walk in your truth: unite my heart to fear your name.” (Psalms 86:11 AKJV)

We need to pray that God will give us an undivided heart. This would solve a lot of our problems.

Sunday, July 19, 2020

“But godliness with contentment is great gain. For we brought nothing into this world, and it is certain we can carry nothing out.” (1 Timothy 6:6-7 AKJV)

Are you content? See above.

Monday, July 20, 2020

“But the Lord is faithful, who shall establish you, and keep you from evil.” (2 Thessalonians 3:3 AKJV)

The Lord can lead us in His ways which are holy. Let’s follow Him.

Tuesday, July 21, 2020

“Ah Lord GOD! behold, you have made the heaven and the earth by your great power and stretched out arm, and there is nothing too hard for you:” (Jeremiah 32:17 AKJV)

Amen! God is able.

Wednesday, July 22, 2020

“For the love of money is the root of all evil: which while some coveted after, they have erred from the faith, and pierced themselves through with many sorrows.” (1 Timothy 6:10 AKJV)

Money is not the answer. In fact, the love of it is the problem.

Thursday, July 23, 2020

“For even when we were with you, this we commanded you, that if any would not work, neither should he eat.” (2 Thessalonians 3:10 AKJV)

Work is an honor and a privilege and is ordained by God.

Friday, July 24, 2020

“Now to the King eternal, immortal, invisible, the only wise God, be honor and glory for ever and ever. Amen.” (1 Timothy 1:17 AKJV)

God is on the throne and one day all will know it without a doubt.

Saturday, July 25, 2020

“I exhort therefore, that, first of all, supplications, prayers, intercessions, and giving of thanks, be made for all men; For kings, and for all that are in authority; that we may lead a quiet and peaceable life in all godliness and honesty.” (1 Timothy 2:1-2 AKJV)

Pray for our leaders. We live in difficult days.

Sunday, July 26, 2020

“Great in counsel, and mighty in work: for your eyes are open on all the ways of the sons of men: to give every one according to his ways, and according to the fruit of his doings:” (Jeremiah 32:19 AKJV)

God sees all and knows all. Is He pleased in what He sees in us?

Monday, July 27, 2020

“For there is one God, and one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus;” (1 Timothy 2:5 AKJV)

No one can take the place of Jesus. He is the only way to Heaven.

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

“And they have turned to me the back, and not the face: though I taught them, rising up early and teaching them, yet they have not listened to receive instruction.” (Jeremiah 32:33 AKJV)

Have you turned your back on God? That is a terrible and costly mistake. Repent before it is too late.

Wednesday, July 29, 2020

“Charge them that are rich in this world, that they be not high minded, nor trust in uncertain riches, but in the living God, who gives us richly all things to enjoy;” (1 Timothy 6:17 AKJV)

Riches can come and go. We must our confidence in the Lord.

Thursday, July 30, 2020

“And I will give them one heart, and one way, that they may fear me for ever, for the good of them, and of their children after them:” (Jeremiah 32:39 AKJV)

God is gracious and patient. Let’s pray that He would give us a heart for Him. We need Him!

Friday, July 31, 2020

“For bodily exercise profits little: but godliness is profitable to all things, having promise of the life that now is, and of that which is to come.” (1 Timothy 4:8 AKJV)

Don’t forget your spiritual workouts of prayer and Bible reading. They will give us the strength that we need.

Saturday, August 1, 2020

“Call to me, and I will answer you, and show you great and mighty things, which you know not.” (Jeremiah 33:3 AKJV)

Pray. God is listening and He can help you in ways you could never imagine.

Sunday, August 2, 2020

“But if any provide not for his own, and specially for those of his own house, he has denied the faith, and is worse than an infidel.” (1 Timothy 5:8 AKJV)

Work and responsibility are important to those who follow the Lord.

Monday, August 3, 2020

“Know you that the LORD he is God: it is he that has made us, and not we ourselves; we are his people, and the sheep of his pasture. Enter into his gates with thanksgiving, and into his courts with praise: be thankful to him, and bless his name.” (Psalms 100:3-4 AKJV)

There is only one God and He is the God of the Bible. Thank Him and praise Him for all of His blessings.

  

Tuesday, August 4, 2020

“When I call to remembrance the unfeigned faith that is in you, which dwelled first in your grandmother Lois, and your mother Eunice; and I am persuaded that in you also.” (2 Timothy 1:5 AKJV)

Are we giving our children and grandchildren a Godly heritage? Think it over.

Wednesday, August 5, 2020

“So teach us to number our days, that we may apply our hearts to wisdom.” (Psalms 90:12 AKJV)

Life is short. It is a gift from God. Make the most of it.

Thursday, August 6, 2020

“The Lord give mercy to the house of Onesiphorus; for he oft refreshed me, and was not ashamed of my chain:” (2 Timothy 1:16 AKJV)

What a compliment! Let’s be a people that refreshes others.

Friday, August 7, 2020

“Where no wood is, there the fire goes out: so where there is no talebearer, the strife ceases.” (Proverbs 26:20 AKJV)

Let’s cut out the gossip. It will save us and others a lot of heartache.

Saturday, August 8, 2020

“For the LORD is good; his mercy is everlasting; and his truth endures to all generations.” (Psalms 100:5 AKJV)

As people say, God is good all the time. Amen!

Sunday, August 9, 2020

“This know also, that in the last days perilous times shall come. For men shall be lovers of their own selves, covetous, boasters, proud, blasphemers, disobedient to parents, unthankful, unholy,” (2 Timothy 3:1-2 AKJV)

We live in such a day. Pray. We need the Lord more than ever.

Monday, August 10, 2020

“Bless the LORD, O my soul: and all that is within me, bless his holy name. Bless the LORD, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits:” (Psalms 103:1-2 AKJV)

God is so good to us. Let’s be good to Him.

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

“Ever learning, and never able to come to the knowledge of the truth.” (2 Timothy 3:7 AKJV)

We have more information than ever and yet the truth seems to escape us. We need the Lord. He is the source of all truth.

Wednesday, August 12, 2020

“He that dwells in the secret place of the most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty. I will say of the LORD, He is my refuge and my fortress: my God; in him will I trust.” (Psalms 91:1-2 AKJV)

You can count on the Lord. He never changes.

Thursday, August 13, 2020

“Put them in mind to be subject to principalities and powers, to obey magistrates, to be ready to every good work, To speak evil of no man, to be no brawlers, but gentle, showing all meekness to all men.” (Titus 3:1-2 AKJV)

This is part of the Christian life. Remember, we represent the Lord.

Friday, August 14, 2020

“It is of the LORD’s mercies that we are not consumed, because his compassions fail not. They are new every morning: great is your faithfulness.” (Lamentations 3:22-23 AKJV)

Thank God for His mercy and faithfulness. Today is a new day. Look to the Lord.

Saturday, August 15, 2020

“Yes, and all that will live godly in Christ Jesus shall suffer persecution.” (2 Timothy 3:12 AKJV)

We should not be surprised if some take offense at the Gospel. Keep going for Jesus.

 

June 7 - July 11, 2020

Sunday, June 7, 2020

“Then the word of the LORD came to me, saying, Before I formed you in the belly I knew you; and before you came forth out of the womb I sanctified you, and I ordained you a prophet to the nations.” (Jeremiah 1:4-5 AKJV)

Life is sacred. God gave it to us. Life should be valued at conception. We are made in the image of God.

Monday, June 8, 2020

“And being found in fashion as a man, he humbled himself, and became obedient to death, even the death of the cross.” (Philippians 2:8 AKJV)

This is what Jesus, the Son of God, did for us. He died for us. We should live for Him.

Tuesday, June 9, 2020

“For my people have committed two evils; they have forsaken me the fountain of living waters, and hewed them out cisterns, broken cisterns, that can hold no water.” (Jeremiah 2:13 AKJV)

It just doesn’t make sense to walk away from God.

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

“Why God also has highly exalted him, and given him a name which is above every name: That at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, of things in heaven, and things in earth, and things under the earth; And that every tongue should confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father.” (Philippians 2:9-11 AKJV)

This day is coming. Jesus is Lord.

Thursday, June 11, 2020

“Thus said the LORD, Stand you in the ways, and see, and ask for the old paths, where is the good way, and walk therein, and you shall find rest for your souls. But they said, We will not walk therein.” (Jeremiah 6:16 AKJV)

We may not need the good old days but we sure need the good old ways. Let’s turn back to the Lord.

Friday, June 12, 2020

“That I may know him, and the power of his resurrection, and the fellowship of his sufferings, being made conformable to his death;” (Philippians 3:10 AKJV)

We should get to know the Lord better. He will bless us and make us a blessing.

Saturday, June 13, 2020

“Therefore you shall speak all these words to them; but they will not listen to you: you shall also call to them; but they will not answer you.” (Jeremiah 7:27 AKJV)

God’s men must continue to speak His Word whether people listen or not.

Sunday, June 14, 2020

“Rejoice in the Lord always: and again I say, Rejoice.” (Philippians 4:4 AKJV)

When we get our joy from Jesus it will last because He never changes.

Monday, June 15, 2020

“O LORD, though our iniquities testify against us, do you it for your name’s sake: for our backslidings are many; we have sinned against you.” (Jeremiah 14:7 AKJV)

We too need to call on the Lord to be merciful to all of us.

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

“Be careful for nothing; but in every thing by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which passes all understanding, shall keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.” (Philippians 4:6-7 AKJV)

Tell the Lord about it. He can give you peace that the world cannot give.

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

“Then said the LORD to me, Though Moses and Samuel stood before me, yet my mind could not be toward this people: cast them out of my sight, and let them go forth.” (Jeremiah 15:1 AKJV)

Don’t take the grace and patience of the Lord for granted. Don’t cross the line.

Thursday, June 18, 2020

“Finally, brothers, whatever things are true, whatever things are honest, whatever things are just, whatever things are pure, whatever things are lovely, whatever things are of good report; if there be any virtue, and if there be any praise, think on these things.” (Philippians 4:8 AKJV)

How is your thinking? Think on the things of God.

Friday, June 19, 2020

“Thus said the LORD; Cursed be the man that trusts in man, and makes flesh his arm, and whose heart departs from the LORD.” (Jeremiah 17:5 AKJV)

We can depend on God. God is faithful.

Saturday, June 20, 2020

“Who has delivered us from the power of darkness, and has translated us into the kingdom of his dear Son: In whom we have redemption through his blood, even the forgiveness of sins:” (Colossians 1:13-14 AKJV)

This is what God can do for you also. Pray. Trust Him.

Sunday, June 21, 2020

“Blessed is the man that trusts in the LORD, and whose hope the LORD is. For he shall be as a tree planted by the waters, and that spreads out her roots by the river, and shall not see when heat comes, but her leaf shall be green; and shall not be careful in the year of drought, neither shall cease from yielding fruit.” (Jeremiah 17:7-8 AKJV)

God wants to bless us and make us a blessing.

Monday, June 22, 2020

“I can do all things through Christ which strengthens me.” (Philippians 4:13 AKJV)

Jesus can do it. Have faith in Him to work in your circumstances.

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

“Heal me, O LORD, and I shall be healed; save me, and I shall be saved: for you are my praise.” (Jeremiah 17:14 AKJV)

Pray. The Lord is waiting to hear from you. Have faith in Him.

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

“For by him were all things created, that are in heaven, and that are in earth, visible and invisible, whether they be thrones, or dominions, or principalities, or powers: all things were created by him, and for him:” (Colossians 1:16 AKJV)

The “him” in the verse above is Jesus. It’s all about Jesus. We were created by Him for Him.

Thursday, June 25, 2020

“Am I a God at hand, said the LORD, and not a God afar off? Can any hide himself in secret places that I shall not see him? said the LORD. Do not I fill heaven and earth? said the LORD.” (Jeremiah 23:23-24 AKJV)

We can’t hide from God. This is His world.

Friday, June 26, 2020

“If you then be risen with Christ, seek those things which are above, where Christ sits on the right hand of God. Set your affection on things above, not on things on the earth.” (Colossians 3:1-2 AKJV)

Are our priorities in the right place? The verse above will help make the right decisions.

Saturday, June 27, 2020

“Is not my word like as a fire? said the LORD; and like a hammer that breaks the rock in pieces?” (Jeremiah 23:29 AKJV)

Don’t underestimate the power of the Word of God.

Sunday, June 28, 2020

“But my God shall supply all your need according to his riches in glory by Christ Jesus.” (Philippians 4:19 AKJV)

The Lord is able to deliver. Pray. Trust Him for the results.

Monday, June 29, 2020

“And you shall seek me, and find me, when you shall search for me with all your heart.” (Jeremiah 29:13 AKJV)

The Lord is waiting on us to truly pursue Him. Are you ready?

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

“For this cause also thank we God without ceasing, because, when you received the word of God which you heard of us, you received it not as the word of men, but as it is in truth, the word of God, which effectually works also in you that believe.” (1 Thessalonians 2:13 AKJV)

The Bible is not the word of men. It is the Word of God. We must take it seriously.

Wednesday, July 1, 2020

“Sing aloud to God our strength: make a joyful noise to the God of Jacob.” (Psalms 81:1 AKJV)

The Christian faith is a singing faith. Sing to the Lord. He is worthy to be praised.

Thursday, July 2, 2020

“For God has not called us to uncleanness, but to holiness. He therefore that despises, despises not man, but God, who has also given to us his holy Spirit.” (1 Thessalonians 4:7-8 AKJV)

The Christian life is a holy life. We should bring glory to the Lord.

Friday, July 3, 2020

“But my people would not listen to my voice; and Israel would none of me. So I gave them up to their own hearts’ lust: and they walked in their own counsels.” (Psalms 81:11-12 AKJV)

Let’s listen to the Lord. He will save us a lot of heartache.

Saturday, July 4, 2020

“This is a faithful saying, and worthy of all acceptation, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners; of whom I am chief.” (1 Timothy 1:15 AKJV)

Amen! Jesus is a wonderful Savior.

Sunday, July 5, 2020

“Confidence in an unfaithful man in time of trouble is like a broken tooth, and a foot out of joint.” (Proverbs 25:19 AKJV)

Be reliable. This is a good witness for the Lord.

Monday, July 6, 2020

“For the Lord himself shall descend from heaven with a shout, with the voice of the archangel, and with the trump of God: and the dead in Christ shall rise first:” (1 Thessalonians 4:16 AKJV)

Jesus is coming back. Will you be glad to see Him?

Tuesday, July 7, 2020

“For a day in your courts is better than a thousand. I had rather be a doorkeeper in the house of my God, than to dwell in the tents of wickedness.” (Psalms 84:10 AKJV)

People who love the Lord love to go to church and worship the Lord.

Wednesday, July 8, 2020

“Rejoice ever more. Pray without ceasing. In every thing give thanks: for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you.” (1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 AKJV)

This is a good way to live every day.

Thursday, July 9, 2020

“For the LORD God is a sun and shield: the LORD will give grace and glory: no good thing will he withhold from them that walk uprightly. O LORD of hosts, blessed is the man that trusts in you.” (Psalms 84:11-12 AKJV)

It is a blessing to know the Lord and walk with Him through life.

Friday, July 10, 2020

“For God has not appointed us to wrath, but to obtain salvation by our Lord Jesus Christ,” (1 Thessalonians 5:9 AKJV)

Wrath and Judgment are coming but the saved will be safe in the arms of the Lord forever. Amen!

Saturday, July 11, 2020

“Will you not revive us again: that your people may rejoice in you?” (Psalms 85:6 AKJV)

We need to pray like this. Lord, have mercy and send a much needed revival.

 

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