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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 5 - October 9, 2021

Sunday, September 5, 2021

“A false witness shall not be unpunished, and he that speaks lies shall not escape.” (Proverbs 19:5 AKJV)

God is watching and He is listening. Is He pleased with us?

Monday, September 6, 2021

“For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power of God to salvation to every one that believes; to the Jew first, and also to the Greek.” (Romans 1:16 AKJV)

Jesus saves us from Hell and He is the only One who can. Have you been saved?

Tuesday, September 7, 2021

“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)

Have you asked the Lord to search your heart lately?

Wednesday, September 8, 2021

“For the wrath of God is revealed from heaven against all ungodliness and unrighteousness of men, who hold the truth in unrighteousness;” (Romans 1:18 AKJV)

There is such a thing as the wrath of God and we should be aware of it. He isn’t happy with those who suppress the truth. He is truth.

Thursday, September 9, 2021

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

You can sleep good when you know you are in God’s Hands.

Friday, September 10, 2021

“A false witness shall not be unpunished, and he that speaks lies shall not escape.” (Proverbs 19:5 AKJV)

Lying has dire consequences.

Saturday, September 11, 2021

“Because that, when they knew God, they glorified him not as God, neither were thankful; but became vain in their imaginations, and their foolish heart was darkened. Professing themselves to be wise, they became fools,” (Romans 1:21-22 AKJV)

When you leave God out of your life, life gets hard. Read the verses above for the proof.

Sunday, September 12, 2021

“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. God is and we are all accountable to Him.

Monday, September 13, 2021

“For this cause God gave them up to vile affections: for even their women did change the natural use into that which is against nature: And likewise also the men, leaving the natural use of the woman, burned in their lust one toward another; men with men working that which is unseemly, and receiving in themselves that recompense of their error which was meet.” (Romans 1:26-27 AKJV)

God has spoken.

Tuesday, September 14, 2021

“The LORD looked down from heaven on the children of men, to see if there were any that did understand, and seek God. They are all gone aside, they are all together become filthy: there is none that does good, no, not one.” (Psalms 14:2-3 AKJV)

Our basic nature is sinful and therefore we are not naturally looking for God. That does not change the fact that we all desperately need Him.

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

“As it is written, There is none righteous, no, not one:” (Romans 3:10 AKJV)

We are all sinners in need of Jesus. Have you given your life to Him?

Thursday, September 16, 2021

“He that has pity on the poor lends to the LORD; and that which he has given will he pay him again.” (Proverbs 19:17 AKJV)

We can’t out give the Lord. Let’s be givers to others in need and be blessed of the Lord in the process.

Friday, September 17, 2021

“Now we know that what things soever the law said, it said to them who are under the law: that every mouth may be stopped, and all the world may become guilty before God.” (Romans 3:19 AKJV)

The laws of God do not make us right with God but show us how we need the grace of God because we all have sinned against His law.

Saturday, September 18, 2021

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

Hell is a real place and sin has consequences.

  

Sunday, September 19, 2021

“Help, LORD; for the godly man ceases; for the faithful fail from among the children of men.” (Psalms 12:1 AKJV)

Thank God for faithful men. The world loses when they are not present.

Monday, September 20, 2021

“Yours, O LORD is the greatness, and the power, and the glory, and the victory, and the majesty: for all that is in the heaven and in the earth is yours; your is the kingdom, O LORD, and you are exalted as head above all.” (1 Chronicles 29:11 AKJV)

God is great. He is still on the throne.

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

“But God commends his love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us.” (Romans 5:8 AKJV)

God loves us even though we have sinned against Him. Shouldn’t we love Him back? Jesus died for you also.

Wednesday, September 22, 2021

“Chasten your son while there is hope, and let not your soul spare for his crying.” (Proverbs 19:18 AKJV)

Every child needs loving discipline.

Thursday, September 23, 2021

“Likewise reckon you also yourselves to be dead indeed to sin, but alive to God through Jesus Christ our Lord.” (Romans 6:11 AKJV)

As Christians we don’t have to sin. The Lord can give us power over temptation.

Friday, September 24, 2021

“I have set the LORD always before me: because he is at my right hand, I shall not be moved.” (Psalms 16:8 AKJV)

It is always good to have the Lord in our sights. We need Him every day.

Saturday, September 25, 2021

“For the wages of sin is death; but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.” (Romans 6:23 AKJV)

Sin destroys. Jesus saves us from sin’s penalty by giving us eternal life. Accept His gift.

Sunday, September 26, 2021

“If I shut up heaven that there be no rain, or if I command the locusts to devour the land, or if I send pestilence among my people; If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land.” (2 Chronicles 7:13-14 AKJV)

This is the only hope for a world in chaos.

Monday, September 27, 2021

“For to be carnally minded is death; but to be spiritually minded is life and peace.” (Romans 8:6 AKJV)

Which one do you want? The choice is yours to make.

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

“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)

Amen! Join me in rejoicing in the Lord.

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

“For I am persuaded, that neither death, nor life, nor angels, nor principalities, nor powers, nor things present, nor things to come, Nor height, nor depth, nor any other creature, shall be able to separate us from the love of God, which is in Christ Jesus our Lord.” (Romans 8:38-39 AKJV)

God loves us for the long haul. We can count on Him.

Thursday, September 30, 2021

“Wine is a mocker, strong drink is raging: and whoever is deceived thereby is not wise.” (Proverbs 20:1 AKJV)

Don’t be deceived. God has warned us.

Friday, October 1, 2021

“But if the Spirit of him that raised up Jesus from the dead dwell in you, he that raised up Christ from the dead shall also quicken your mortal bodies by his Spirit that dwells in you.” (Romans 8:11 AKJV)

Thank God for the resurrection to eternal life. Are you saved? If so, Jesus is preparing a place for you in Heaven.

Saturday, October 2, 2021

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

Look around you. Look up. All of creation is bearing witness that God is and that God is great.

Sunday, October 3, 2021

“For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, they are the sons of God.” (Romans 8:14 AKJV)

One of the ways that we can know that we are child of God is that we sense His leading.

Monday, October 4, 2021

“Let the words of my mouth, and the meditation of my heart, be acceptable in your sight, O LORD, my strength, and my redeemer.” (Psalms 19:14 AKJV)

Are our words and thoughts pleasing to God? Think it over.

Tuesday, October 5, 2021

“And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose.” (Romans 8:28 AKJV)

Love God and watch Him take care of you. He will help us through every situation in life.

Wednesday, October 6, 2021

“And he said, Listen you, all Judah, and you inhabitants of Jerusalem, and you king Jehoshaphat, Thus said the LORD to you, Be not afraid nor dismayed by reason of this great multitude; for the battle is not yours, but God’s.” (2 Chronicles 20:15 AKJV)

Put your battles in God’s Hands. He can give you the victory.

Thursday, October 7, 2021

“For whether we live, we live to the Lord; and whether we die, we die to the Lord: whether we live therefore, or die, we are the Lord’s.” (Romans 14:8 AKJV)

This is the Christian life. Are you a Christian?

Friday, October 8, 2021

“The hearing ear, and the seeing eye, the LORD has made even both of them.” (Proverbs 20:12 AKJV)

God hears and He sees. Is He pleased with us?

Saturday, October 9, 2021

“So then every one of us shall give account of himself to God.” (Romans 14:12 AKJV)

We are God’s creation and therefore we are accountable to Him. Are you ready to meet the Lord?

 

August 1 - September 4, 2021

Sunday, August 1, 2021

“Pride goes before destruction, and an haughty spirit before a fall.” (Proverbs 16:18 AKJV)

Let’s don’t let pride take us down. Let’ walk humbly with the Lord.

Monday, August 2, 2021

“These things I have spoken to you, that in me you might have peace. In the world you shall have tribulation: but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world.” (John 16:33 AKJV)

The Lord can give peace in the midst of trouble. He has overcome sin, death and the grave. Amen!

Tuesday, August 3, 2021

“My help comes from the LORD, which made heaven and earth.” (Psalms 121:2 AKJV)

Who else could possibly help us more than the Lord? Let’s trust Him.

Wednesday, August 4, 2021

“Which also said, You men of Galilee, why stand you gazing up into heaven? this same Jesus, which is taken up from you into heaven, shall so come in like manner as you have seen him go into heaven.” (Acts 1:11 AKJV)

Jesus is coming back. Are you ready? It may be soon.

Thursday, August 5, 2021

“Better it is to be of an humble spirit with the lowly, than to divide the spoil with the proud.” (Proverbs 16:19 AKJV)

Humility is much better than pride.

Friday, August 6, 2021

“And it shall come to pass in the last days, said God, I will pour out of my Spirit on all flesh: and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, and your young men shall see visions, and your old men shall dream dreams:” (Acts 2:17 AKJV)

Could we be in the last days? The verse above gives us some clues.

Saturday, August 7, 2021

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

I like to go to church. Do you? It’s good to praise the Lord and to be with God’s people.

Sunday, August 8, 2021

“Neither is there salvation in any other: for there is none other name under heaven given among men, whereby we must be saved.” (Acts 4:12 AKJV)

There is only way to be saved from Hell and that is to put our trust in Jesus as our Lord and Savior.

Monday, August 9, 2021

“There is a way that seems right to a man, but the end thereof are the ways of death.” (Proverbs 16:25 AKJV)

We can be sincere and yet still be wrong. We must trust the Lord. He is truth.

Tuesday, August 10, 2021

“Behold, as the eyes of servants look to the hand of their masters, and as the eyes of a maiden to the hand of her mistress; so our eyes wait on the LORD our God, until that he have mercy on us.” (Psalms 123:2 AKJV)

The Lord can meet our needs. Let’s look to Him.

Wednesday, August 11, 2021

“Repent you therefore, and be converted, that your sins may be blotted out, when the times of refreshing shall come from the presence of the Lord.” (Acts 3:19 AKJV)

Repent means to turn away from sin and walk in the way of the Lord. When we do we will be forgiven and refreshed.

Thursday, August 12, 2021

“He that is slow to anger is better than the mighty; and he that rules his spirit than he that takes a city.” (Proverbs 16:32 AKJV)

Save yourself some heartache. Follow the teaching above.

Friday, August 13, 2021

“But Peter and John answered and said to them, Whether it be right in the sight of God to listen to you more than to God, judge you. For we cannot but speak the things which we have seen and heard.” (Acts 4:19-20 AKJV)

Real Christians cannot help themselves talking about Jesus. He is our Lord and Savior.

Saturday, August 14, 2021

“Our help is in the name of the LORD, who made heaven and earth.” (Psalms 124:8 AKJV)

God can help. After all, He created the universe.

Sunday, August 15, 2021

“And when they had prayed, the place was shaken where they were assembled together; and they were all filled with the Holy Ghost, and they spoke the word of God with boldness.” (Acts 4:31 AKJV)

We need that kind of praying and witnessing in our world today. Lord, help us.

Monday, August 16, 2021

“He that covers a transgression seeks love; but he that repeats a matter separates very friends.” (Proverbs 17:9 AKJV)

Let it go. That will bless you and others. Forgiveness is a wonderful healer.

Tuesday, August 17, 2021

“The God of our fathers raised up Jesus, whom you slew and hanged on a tree.” (Acts 5:30 AKJV)

Jesus is alive. He is Lord. He conquered sin, death, and the grave. Amen!

Wednesday, August 18, 2021

“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)

The Lord does things that last. Let’s follow His plans.

Thursday, August 19, 2021

“Whoever rewards evil for good, evil shall not depart from his house.” (Proverbs 17:13 AKJV)

Don’t fight God and good. It’s not worth it.

Friday, August 20, 2021

“And they departed from the presence of the council, rejoicing that they were counted worthy to suffer shame for his name.” (Acts 5:41 AKJV)

Are we willing to suffer for the sake of Jesus and the Gospel?

Saturday, August 21, 2021

“Whatever the LORD pleased, that did he in heaven, and in earth, in the seas, and all deep places.” (Psalms 135:6 AKJV)

God is in charge. He is God and God alone.

Sunday, August 22, 2021

“And daily in the temple, and in every house, they ceased not to teach and preach Jesus Christ.” (Acts 5:42 AKJV)

Amen! Our message is Jesus. He is the One everyone needs.

Monday, August 23, 2021

“And Elijah came to all the people, and said, How long halt you between two opinions? if the LORD be God, follow him: but if Baal, then follow him. And the people answered him not a word.” (1 Kings 18:21 AKJV)

Where are you? Are you committed to the Lord? If so, let’s live it.

Tuesday, August 24, 2021

“But we will give ourselves continually to prayer, and to the ministry of the word.” (Acts 6:4 AKJV)

This would save all of us a lot of stress. Let’s pray and read the Bible.

Wednesday, August 25, 2021

“And when all the people saw it, they fell on their faces: and they said, The LORD, he is the God; the LORD, he is the God.” (1 Kings 18:39 AKJV)

They got it right. Have we?

Thursday, August 26, 2021

“And as they went on their way, they came to a certain water: and the eunuch said, See, here is water; what does hinder me to be baptized? And Philip said, If you believe with all your heart, you may. And he answered and said, I believe that Jesus Christ is the Son of God.” (Acts 8:36-37 AKJV)

Do you believe that Jesus is the Son of God? If so, follow Him.

Friday, August 27, 2021

“For he was a good man, and full of the Holy Ghost and of faith: and much people was added to the Lord.” (Acts 11:24 AKJV)

Let’s follow this example. There are many others that need Jesus also.

Saturday, August 28, 2021

“He that justifies the wicked, and he that comdemns the just, even they both are abomination to the LORD.” (Proverbs 17:15 AKJV)

God has the final say about right and wrong. We need to make sure we are on His side.

Sunday, August 29, 2021

“And when he had considered the thing, he came to the house of Mary the mother of John, whose surname was Mark; where many were gathered together praying.” (Acts 12:12 AKJV)

It’s good for God’s people to get together and pray. God answers prayer.

Monday, August 30, 2021

“For you have possessed my reins: you have covered me in my mother’s womb. I will praise you; for I am fearfully and wonderfully made: marvelous are your works; and that my soul knows right well.” (Psalms 139:13-14 AKJV)

Babies are no accidents. They are gift from God made in the image of God.

Tuesday, August 31, 2021

“And brought them out, and said, Sirs, what must I do to be saved? And they said, Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ, and you shall be saved, and your house.” (Acts 16:30-31 AKJV)

You are just a prayer away from being saved and knowing you are going to Heaven. Believe in Jesus and follow Him. He loves you.

Wednesday, September 1, 2021

“Before destruction the heart of man is haughty, and before honor is humility.” (Proverbs 18:12 AKJV)

The condition of our hearts will determine our futures. Think it over.

Thursday, September 2, 2021

“And have hope toward God, which they themselves also allow, that there shall be a resurrection of the dead, both of the just and unjust.” (Acts 24:15 AKJV)

There is an afterlife. Are you ready? Trust Jesus and you will be.

Friday, September 3, 2021

“And he answered, Fear not: for they that be with us are more than they that be with them. And Elisha prayed, and said, LORD, I pray you, open his eyes, that he may see. And the LORD opened the eyes of the young man; and he saw: and, behold, the mountain was full of horses and chariots of fire round about Elisha.” (2 Kings 6:16-17 AKJV)

Life is made up of spiritual battles and God’s army is always superior to the enemy.

Saturday, September 4, 2021

“For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power of God to salvation to every one that believes; to the Jew first, and also to the Greek.” (Romans 1:16 AKJV)

I am in that number. It is great to be saved from Hell and in the trusting arms of Jesus.

 

June 27 - July 31, 2021

Sunday, June 27, 2021

“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)

Amen! He is our Creator and our Savior. Praise the Lord!

Monday, June 28, 2021

“I said therefore to you, that you shall die in your sins: for if you believe not that I am he, you shall die in your sins.” (John 8:24 AKJV)

You have a choice. You can die in your sins and go to Hell or put your faith in Jesus as your Lord and Savior and go to Heaven.

Tuesday, June 29, 2021

“Better is little with the fear of the LORD than great treasure and trouble therewith.” (Proverbs 15:16 AKJV)

Peace with God is better than any money we could ever accumulate.

Wednesday, June 30, 2021

“Then said Jesus to those Jews which believed on him, If you continue in my word, then are you my disciples indeed; And you shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.” (John 8:31-32 AKJV)

Truth is a precious commodity. Jesus is truth and He will teach us truth.

Thursday, July 1, 2021

“Not to us, O LORD, not to us, but to your name give glory, for your mercy, and for your truth’s sake.” (Psalms 115:1 AKJV)

It’s not all about us. It’s all about God. This is His world and we are His creation.

Friday, July 2, 2021

“You are of your father the devil, and the lusts of your father you will do. He was a murderer from the beginning, and stayed not in the truth, because there is no truth in him. When he speaks a lie, he speaks of his own: for he is a liar, and the father of it.” (John 8:44 AKJV)

When we reject the truth, there is but one other alternative, the lie. The Devil is the father of all lies.

Saturday, July 3, 2021

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

Shouldn’t we be thinking what we could do for the Lord? He has done so much for us.

Sunday, July 4, 2021

“The thief comes not, but for to steal, and to kill, and to destroy: I am come that they might have life, and that they might have it more abundantly.” (John 10:10 AKJV)

Are you looking for the good life? Look to Jesus.

Monday, July 5, 2021

“O give thanks to the LORD; for he is good: because his mercy endures for ever.” (Psalms 118:1 AKJV)

Thank God for His goodness and mercy. Let’s learn to love and follow Him.

Tuesday, July 6, 2021

“She said to him, Yes, Lord: I believe that you are the Christ, the Son of God, which should come into the world. And when she had so said, she went her way, and called Mary her sister secretly, saying, The Master is come, and calls for you.” (John 11:27-28 AKJV)

Do you believe? Follow Jesus. Trust Jesus. He’s calling for you.

Wednesday, July 7, 2021

“He that refuses instruction despises his own soul: but he that hears reproof gets understanding.” (Proverbs 15:32 AKJV)

Are you hard headed? Read the verse above. Think it over.

Thursday, July 8, 2021

“And when he thus had spoken, he cried with a loud voice, Lazarus, come forth. And he that was dead came forth, bound hand and foot with grave clothes: and his face was bound about with a napkin. Jesus said to them, Loose him, and let him go.” (John 11:43-44 AKJV)

Jesus has authority over death and the grave because He conquered both. Commit your life to Him. He will take care of you too.

Friday, July 9, 2021

“Open you my eyes, that I may behold wondrous things out of your law.” (Psalms 119:18 AKJV)

This would be a great prayer before you read the Bible.

Saturday, July 10, 2021

“And this is life eternal, that they might know you the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom you have sent.” (John 17:3 AKJV)

Do you want to go to Heaven? Apply the verse above.

Sunday, July 11, 2021

“The LORD is on my side; I will not fear: what can man do to me?” (Psalms 118:6 AKJV)

Amen! God looks out for His own now and forever.

Monday, July 12, 2021

“If any man serve me, let him follow me; and where I am, there shall also my servant be: if any man serve me, him will my Father honor.” (John 12:26 AKJV)

To serve Jesus we must follow Him. God the Father will honor those who do.

Tuesday, July 13, 2021

“It is better to trust in the LORD than to put confidence in man.” (Psalms 118:8 AKJV)

This is a no brainer. God can truly give us what we need.

Wednesday, July 14, 2021

“For they loved the praise of men more than the praise of God.” (John 12:43 AKJV)

Where are our priorities? Who are we trying to please?

Thursday, July 15, 2021

“This is the day which the LORD has made; we will rejoice and be glad in it.” (Psalms 118:24 AKJV)

Every day is a gift from God. Make the most of it.

Friday, July 16, 2021

“A new commandment I give to you, That you love one another; as I have loved you, that you also love one another. By this shall all men know that you are my disciples, if you have love one to another.” (John 13:34-35 AKJV)

Our world needs Christians to act like real Christians. We need the love of God in our world.

Saturday, July 17, 2021

“Your word have I hid in my heart, that I might not sin against you.” (Psalms 119:11 AKJV)

Do you want victory over temptation? Read, memorize and apply the Bible to everyday life.

Sunday, July 18, 2021

“Let not your heart be troubled: you believe in God, believe also in me.” (John 14:1 AKJV)

Trust Jesus. He can help you.

Monday, July 19, 2021

“Jesus said to him, I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man comes to the Father, but by me.” (John 14:6 AKJV)

If there was another way to get to Heaven, why would God allow His Son to die a cruel death on a cross?

Tuesday, July 20, 2021

“Turn away my eyes from beholding vanity; and quicken you me in your way.” (Psalms 119:37 AKJV)

This is a great prayer. Let’s major on the majors.

Wednesday, July 21, 2021

“If you love me, keep my commandments.” (John 14:15 AKJV)

Do you love Jesus? The verse above will answer that question for you.

Thursday, July 22, 2021

“Before I was afflicted I went astray: but now have I kept your word.” (Psalms 119:67 AKJV)

Hard times can be opportunities for us to draw near to the Lord.

Friday, July 23, 2021

“Sanctify them through your truth: your word is truth.” (John 17:17 AKJV)

Do you want to know the truth? Read your Bible.

Saturday, July 24, 2021

“The law of your mouth is better to me than thousands of gold and silver.” (Psalms 119:72 AKJV)

Material things will not meet the need of the human heart. Only God can do that.

Sunday, July 25, 2021

“Neither pray I for these alone, but for them also which shall believe on me through their word;” (John 17:20 AKJV)

Did you know that Jesus has already prayed for you? Amen!

Monday, July 26, 2021

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

God will keep His Word. Trust Him.

Tuesday, July 27, 2021

“Peace I leave with you, my peace I give to you: not as the world gives, give I to you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid.” (John 14:27 AKJV)

The Lord can give us peace that the world cannot give.

Wednesday, July 28, 2021

“How much better is it to get wisdom than gold! and to get understanding rather to be chosen than silver!” (Proverbs 16:16 AKJV)

Are your values in the right place?

Thursday, July 29, 2021

“I am the vine, you are the branches: He that stays in me, and I in him, the same brings forth much fruit: for without me you can do nothing.” (John 15:5 AKJV)

As Christians we are totally dependent on the Lord. He can do what we could never do.

Friday, July 30, 2021

“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. Walk in the light of God’s Word.

Saturday, July 31, 2021

“However, when he, the Spirit of truth, is come, he will guide you into all truth: for he shall not speak of himself; but whatever he shall hear, that shall he speak: and he will show you things to come.” (John 16:13 AKJV)

The Holy Spirit wrote the Bible. Let Him guide you into all truth.  

 

May 23 - June 26, 2021

Sunday, May 23, 2021

“He that works deceit shall not dwell within my house: he that tells lies shall not tarry in my sight.” (Psalms 101:7 AKJV)

Love the truth. God hates the lie.

Monday, May 24, 2021

“Marvel not that I said to you, You must be born again.” (John 3:7 AKJV)

These words of Jesus are not an option with Him. Have you been born again by the Lord?

Tuesday, May 25, 2021

“The evil bow before the good; and the wicked at the gates of the righteous.” (Proverbs 14:19 AKJV)

God Wins! He has the final say on all matters.

Wednesday, May 26, 2021

“If I have told you earthly things, and you believe not, how shall you believe, if I tell you of heavenly things?” (John 3:12 AKJV)

Every word of the Bible is true. Believe it.

Thursday, May 27, 2021

“In the fear of the LORD is strong confidence: and his children shall have a place of refuge. The fear of the LORD is a fountain of life, to depart from the snares of death.” (Proverbs 14:26-27 AKJV)

Fear God. Worship Him. Love Him. He is the fountain of real life.

Friday, May 28, 2021

“He that believes on the Son has everlasting life: and he that believes not the Son shall not see life; but the wrath of God stays on him.” (John 3:36 AKJV)

Jesus came to save us from the wrath to come. It’s real. This is why Jesus died for our sins and arose from the dead.

Saturday, May 29, 2021

“There is none holy as the LORD: for there is none beside you: neither is there any rock like our God.” (1 Samuel 2:2 AKJV)

There is only one God and He is the God of the Bible. He is holy and will never condone sin.

Sunday, May 30, 2021

“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)

Take time to thank the Lord. He has blessed us abundantly.

Monday, May 31, 2021

“He that believes on him is not condemned: but he that believes not is condemned already, because he has not believed in the name of the only begotten Son of God.” (John 3:18 AKJV)

A person is lost and headed to Hell unless or until they put faith in Jesus as their Lord and Savior.

Tuesday, June 1, 2021

“He that is slow to wrath is of great understanding: but he that is hasty of spirit exalts folly.” (Proverbs 14:29 AKJV)

Hold your tongue. You will be glad you did.

Wednesday, June 2, 2021

“God is a Spirit: and they that worship him must worship him in spirit and in truth.” (John 4:24 AKJV)

The physical world that we see was created by the One who is Spirit, Almighty God. Worship Him.

Thursday, June 3, 2021

“And the LORD said to Samuel, Listen to the voice of the people in all that they say to you: for they have not rejected you, but they have rejected me, that I should not reign over them.” (1 Samuel 8:7 AKJV)

When you hear the man of God preach the Word and reject the message. You have rejected the Lord Himself.

Friday, June 4, 2021

“Truly, truly, I say to you, He that hears my word, and believes on him that sent me, has everlasting life, and shall not come into condemnation; but is passed from death to life.” (John 5:24 AKJV)

These words come from Jesus. Do you believe Him? Follow Him.

Saturday, June 5, 2021

“Righteousness exalts a nation: but sin is a reproach to any people.” (Proverbs 14:34 AKJV)

Do you think God is pleased with us? Are we a righteous people?

Sunday, June 6, 2021

“He must increase, but I must decrease.” (John 3:30 AKJV)

These words of John the Baptist are an inspiration for us to exalt Jesus in our lives also.

Monday, June 7, 2021

“A soft answer turns away wrath: but grievous words stir up anger.” (Proverbs 15:1 AKJV)

This approach to life would save all of us a lot of trouble. Avoid anger. Seek peace.

Tuesday, June 8, 2021

“The woman said to him, I know that Messias comes, which is called Christ: when he is come, he will tell us all things. Jesus said to her, I that speak to you am he.” (John 4:25-26 AKJV)

Jesus is who He says He is. He is the promised Messiah, the Savior of the world.

Wednesday, June 9, 2021

“As far as the east is from the west, so far has he removed our transgressions from us.” (Psalms 103:12 AKJV)

Amen! It’s great to be forgiven by our gracious, merciful God.

Thursday, June 10, 2021

“And this is the condemnation, that light is come into the world, and men loved darkness rather than light, because their deeds were evil.” (John 3:19 AKJV)

Don’t be surprised that people are hesitant to come to Jesus. The verse above tells us why.

Friday, June 11, 2021

“And Samuel said, Has the LORD as great delight in burnt offerings and sacrifices, as in obeying the voice of the LORD? Behold, to obey is better than sacrifice, and to listen than the fat of rams.” (1 Samuel 15:22 AKJV)

The Lord is looking for our obedience to Him. Religious rituals are of no value if we do not obey Him.

Saturday, June 12, 2021

“And said to the woman, Now we believe, not because of your saying: for we have heard him ourselves, and know that this is indeed the Christ, the Savior of the world.” (John 4:42 AKJV)

Faith in God must be personal. Have you put your faith in Jesus?

Sunday, June 13, 2021

“Let the redeemed of the LORD say so, whom he has redeemed from the hand of the enemy;” (Psalms 107:2 AKJV)

Let’s tell others what the Lord means to us. They need Him too.

Monday, June 14, 2021

“Marvel not at this: for the hour is coming, in the which all that are in the graves shall hear his voice, And shall come forth; they that have done good, to the resurrection of life; and they that have done evil, to the resurrection of damnation.” (John 5:28-29 AKJV)

This life is not all that there is. There is eternity. Are you ready to face God? Follow the resurrected Savior, Jesus, and you will be ready.

Tuesday, June 15, 2021

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

God’s Word can bring healing like nothing else. Take a dose of God’s Word right now.

Wednesday, June 16, 2021

“Labor not for the meat which perishes, but for that meat which endures to everlasting life, which the Son of man shall give to you: for him has God the Father sealed.” (John 6:27 AKJV)

Spiritual life should be our main interest. This investment lasts an eternity.

Thursday, June 17, 2021

“But the LORD said to Samuel, Look not on his countenance, or on the height of his stature; because I have refused him: for the LORD sees not as man sees; for man looks on the outward appearance, but the LORD looks on the heart.” (1 Samuel 16:7 AKJV)

The Lord knows what is going on inside our hearts and minds. What is He seeing in us?

Friday, June 18, 2021

“Jesus answered and said to them, This is the work of God, that you believe on him whom he has sent.” (John 6:29 AKJV)

God’s priority is that we believe in Jesus. When we do we will be pleasing to God and be personally blessed.

Saturday, June 19, 2021

“Give us help from trouble: for vain is the help of man.” (Psalms 108:12 AKJV)

Ultimate trust should always be in God. He is able to meet our every need.

Sunday, June 20, 2021

“Then spoke Jesus again to them, saying, I am the light of the world: he that follows me shall not walk in darkness, but shall have the light of life.” (John 8:12 AKJV)

You don’t have to stay in the dark. Follow Jesus and come to the light. Experience real life.

Monday, June 21, 2021

“And Jesus said to them, I am the bread of life: he that comes to me shall never hunger; and he that believes on me shall never thirst.” (John 6:35 AKJV)

Jesus can satisfy the hunger and thirst of your soul. Pray. He is waiting.

Tuesday, June 22, 2021

“Truly, truly, I say to you, He that believes on me has everlasting life. I am that bread of life.” (John 6:47-48 AKJV)

Do you want to go to Heaven? Come to Jesus. He is the One who can give you eternal life.

Wednesday, June 23, 2021

“From that time many of his disciples went back, and walked no more with him. Then said Jesus to the twelve, Will you also go away? Then Simon Peter answered him, Lord, to whom shall we go? you have the words of eternal life.” (John 6:66-68 AKJV)

Keep going with Jesus. Don’t turn back. Worship Him. Obey Him.

Thursday, June 24, 2021

“The world cannot hate you; but me it hates, because I testify of it, that the works thereof are evil.” (John 7:7 AKJV)

This is why the world hates Jesus. He sees our sin. However, He is the One that can save us from our sins and Hell.

Friday, June 25, 2021

“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)

We need to hear more of this in the public square. The Lord is the One we need.

Saturday, June 26, 2021

“Jesus said to her, I am the resurrection, and the life: he that believes in me, though he were dead, yet shall he live:” (John 11:25 AKJV)

Jesus is the One who can give us eternal life. He conquered sin, death and the grave.

 

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