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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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    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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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.

The Bible Digest January 19 - February 22

Sunday, January 19, 2020

“The LORD will give strength unto his people; the LORD will bless his people with peace.” (Psalms 29:11 AV)

The Lord will take care of His own. He can give us strength and peace.

Monday, January 20, 2020

“And they sang together by course in praising and giving thanks unto the LORD; because [he is] good, for his mercy [endureth] for ever toward Israel. And all the people shouted with a great shout, when they praised the LORD, because the foundation of the house of the LORD was laid.” (Ezra 3:11 AV)

Notice the word they. It is good to be in the house of the Lord with others to praise the Lord. Be in church this Sunday.

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

“The night is far spent, the day is at hand: let us therefore cast off the works of darkness, and let us put on the armour of light.” (Romans 13:12 AV)

Time is running out. Let your life count for the Lord.

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

“With him [is] an arm of flesh; but with us [is] the LORD our God to help us, and to fight our battles. And the people rested themselves upon the words of Hezekiah king of Judah.” (2 Chronicles 32:8 AV)

Life is good when we know we are on the side of the Lord. Amen!

Thursday, January 23, 2020

“But put ye on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make not provision for the flesh, to [fulfil] the lusts [thereof].” (Romans 13:14 AV)

Walk in the Lord. You will be blessed and so will others.

Friday, January 24, 2020

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

This is the Christian life. We belong to the Lord and that settles it.

Saturday, January 25, 2020

“For I determined not to know any thing among you, save Jesus Christ, and him crucified.” (1 Corinthians 2:2 AV)

We must keep our eyes on Jesus our Lord and Savior. It’s all about Him.

Sunday, January 26, 2020

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

Get ready. Our appointment with God may be sooner than we think.

Monday, January 27, 2020

“Which none of the princes of this world knew: for had they known [it], they would not have crucified the Lord of glory.” (1 Corinthians 2:8 AV)

The devil thought he won at the cross. He didn’t know that that was his doom. Jesus arose and that is the rest of the story that Jesus conquered sin, death and the grave. Praise the Lord!

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

“Know ye not that ye are the temple of God, and [that] the Spirit of God dwelleth in you?” (1 Corinthians 3:16 AV)

Let’s honor the Lord with our bodies as well as our souls.

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

“For the wisdom of this world is foolishness with God. For it is written, He taketh the wise in their own craftiness.” (1 Corinthians 3:19 AV)

Anyone who thinks that he is smarter than God is foolish. God knows it all.

Thursday, January 30, 2020

“Flee fornication. Every sin that a man does is without the body; but he that commits fornication sins against his own body. What? know you not that your body is the temple of the Holy Ghost which is in you, which you have of God, and you are not your own?” (1 Corinthians 6:18-19 AKJV)

Christians are to live holy and pure lives.

Friday, January 31, 2020

“To do justice and judgment is more acceptable to the LORD than sacrifice.” (Proverbs 21:3 AKJV)

God is not so much impressed with our outward rituals as He is with a heart that loves justice.

Saturday, February 1, 2020

“Blessed is he whose transgression is forgiven, whose sin is covered.” (Psalms 32:1 AKJV)

It is blessed to be forgiven by God. He can wash away all of our sins.

Sunday, February 2, 2020

“The thoughts of the diligent tend only to plenty; but of every one that is hasty only to want.” (Proverbs 21:5 AKJV)

Take your time. It will be worth it in the long run. Don’t be hasty.

Monday, February 3, 2020

“I acknowledge my sin to you, and my iniquity have I not hid. I said, I will confess my transgressions to the LORD; and you forgave the iniquity of my sin. Selah.” (Psalms 32:5 AKJV)

Don’t cover up sin. Come clean with God. He will give the victory.

Tuesday, February 4, 2020

“Blessed is the nation whose God is the LORD; and the people whom he has chosen for his own inheritance.” (Psalms 33:12 AKJV)

Every nation needs the Lord. Our world is in trouble.

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

“Behold, the eye of the LORD is on them that fear him, on them that hope in his mercy;” (Psalms 33:18 AKJV)

It is wonderful to be in God’s Hands. Fear and trust the Lord.

Thursday, February 6, 2020

“And Ezra blessed the LORD, the great God. And all the people answered, Amen, Amen, with lifting up their hands: and they bowed their heads, and worshipped the LORD with their faces to the ground.” (Nehemiah 8:6 AKJV)

We need to join with the saints of old to praise the Lord. He is worthy to be praised.

Friday, February 7, 2020

“Then he said to them, Go your way, eat the fat, and drink the sweet, and send portions to them for whom nothing is prepared: for this day is holy to our LORD: neither be you sorry; for the joy of the LORD is your strength.” (Nehemiah 8:10 AKJV)

The Lord can give you the joy and strength you need. Pray and seek Him.

Saturday, February 8, 2020

“You, even you, are LORD alone; you have made heaven, the heaven of heavens, with all their host, the earth, and all things that are therein, the seas, and all that is therein, and you preserve them all; and the host of heaven worships you.” (Nehemiah 9:6 AKJV)

God is the Creator and Sustainer of all. Worship Him.

Sunday, February 9, 2020

“O magnify the LORD with me, and let us exalt his name together.” (Psalms 34:3 AKJV)

Give glory to God. He is God and God alone.

Monday, February 10, 2020

“The angel of the LORD encamps round about them that fear him, and delivers them.” (Psalms 34:7 AKJV)

What a wonderful promise! We are not alone. The Lord cares about you too.

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

“Why let him that thinks he stands take heed lest he fall.” (1 Corinthians 10:12 AKJV)

Pride can be our own worst enemy. Let’s humble ourselves before the Lord.

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

“O taste and see that the LORD is good: blessed is the man that trusts in him.” (Psalms 34:8 AKJV)

It’s true. I have found the Lord to be true and faithful. You will too.

Thursday, February 13, 2020

“There has no temptation taken you but such as is common to man: but God is faithful, who will not suffer you to be tempted above that you are able; but will with the temptation also make a way to escape, that you may be able to bear it.” (1 Corinthians 10:13 AKJV)

You don’t have to give in to temptation. God will give you the victory. Pray and trust Him.

Friday, February 14, 2020

“Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, and have not charity, I am become as sounding brass, or a tinkling cymbal.” (1 Corinthians 13:1 AKJV)

Love for God and others is the most important thing of all. Love.

Saturday, February 15, 2020

“Whether therefore you eat, or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God.” (1 Corinthians 10:31 AKJV)

We are created to bring glory to God. It’s all about Him.

Sunday, February 16, 2020

“He that follows after righteousness and mercy finds life, righteousness, and honor.” (Proverbs 21:21 AKJV)

It pays great dividends to seek the things of God. Follow Him and His will for your life.

Monday, February 17, 2020

“The eyes of the LORD are on the righteous, and his ears are open to their cry. The face of the LORD is against them that do evil, to cut off the remembrance of them from the earth.” (Psalms 34:15-16 AKJV)

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

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

“Charity suffers long, and is kind; charity envies not; charity braggs not itself, is not puffed up, Does not behave itself unseemly, seeks not her own, is not easily provoked, thinks no evil;” (1 Corinthians 13:4-5 AKJV)

This is a test. Are we loving?

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

“Delight yourself also in the LORD: and he shall give you the desires of your heart. Commit your way to the LORD; trust also in him; and he shall bring it to pass.” (Psalms 37:4-5 AKJV)

Seek the Lord. Have faith in God. Act on your faith in God. You will be glad you did.

Thursday, February 20, 2020

“Cease from anger, and forsake wrath: fret not yourself in any wise to do evil.” (Psalms 37:8 AKJV)

Anger and revenge will do us no good. Find peace in the Lord.

Friday, February 21, 2020

“For God is not the author of confusion, but of peace, as in all churches of the saints.” (1 Corinthians 14:33 AKJV)

The Lord does not sponsor chaos. He has a plan for you. Follow Him.

Saturday, February 22, 2020

“I have been young, and now am old; yet have I not seen the righteous forsaken, nor his seed begging bread. He is ever merciful, and lends; and his seed is blessed.” (Psalms 37:25-26 AKJV)

God is good to His people. He takes care of His own.

The Bible Digest December 15 - January 18

Sunday, December 15, 2019

“For what said the scripture? Abraham believed God, and it was counted to him for righteousness.” (Romans 4:3 AKJV)

Do you just believe in God or are you believing God? Trust God.

Monday, December 16, 2019

“He staggered not at the promise of God through unbelief; but was strong in faith, giving glory to God;” (Romans 4:20 AKJV)

Don’t doubt. Trust God and hang on to that trust.

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

“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 still on the throne and we are all accountable to Him.

Wednesday, December 18, 2019

“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 7:14 AKJV)

We need this in our day. We need revival.

Thursday, December 19, 2019

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

The Lord loves us even though we are so sinful. We should love Him back.

Friday, December 20, 2019

“Why, as by one man sin entered into the world, and death by sin; and so death passed on all men, for that all have sinned:” (Romans 5:12 AKJV)

We all die because we all sin. Jesus came to save us from our sin and provide a way for us to go to Heaven.

Saturday, December 21, 2019

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

Loving discipline is the need of every child.

Sunday, December 22, 2019

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

Thank God for His wonderful gift of eternal life in Jesus. Have you received His gift?

Monday, December 23, 2019

“The LORD is my rock, and my fortress, and my deliverer; my God, my strength, in whom I will trust; my buckler, and the horn of my salvation, and my high tower.” (Psalms 18:2 AKJV)

The Lord can deliver you from that which holds you down or back. Pray now.

Tuesday, December 24, 2019

“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)

Celebrate Christmas. Celebrate Jesus.

Wednesday, December 25, 2019

“And the angel said to them, Fear not: for, behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people. For to you is born this day in the city of David a Savior, which is Christ the Lord.” (Luke 2:10-11 AKJV)

Jesus is Lord. He is the Savior of the world. Invite Him into your life.

Thursday, December 26, 2019

“O wretched man that I am! who shall deliver me from the body of this death? I thank God through Jesus Christ our Lord. So then with the mind I myself serve the law of God; but with the flesh the law of sin.” (Romans 7:24-25 AKJV)

God can save us from ourselves. He can set us free to serve Him.

Friday, December 27, 2019

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

Do you want death or life and peace? The choice is yours to make.

Saturday, December 28, 2019

“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)

Because He lives we can live with Him forever. Amen!

Sunday, December 29, 2019

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

God will lead us. We must be willing to follow.

Monday, December 30, 2019

“Likewise the Spirit also helps our infirmities: for we know not what we should pray for as we ought: but the Spirit itself makes intercession for us with groanings which cannot be uttered.” (Romans 8:26 AKJV)

Pray. God will lead us to pray as we should.

Tuesday, December 31, 2019

“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. God will take care of the rest. He knows what is best.

Wednesday, January 1, 2020

“What shall we then say to these things? If God be for us, who can be against us?” (Romans 8:31 AKJV)

God wins! Amen!

Thursday, January 2, 2020

“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’s love stands eternal. Have you given your to life to Jesus so that you could receive His love?

Friday, January 3, 2020

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

It is hard to ignore God when you look at creation. Creation shouts that God is.

Saturday, January 4, 2020

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

God has warned us. Let’s heed His warning.

Sunday, January 5, 2020

“The law of the LORD is perfect, converting the soul: the testimony of the LORD is sure, making wise the simple.” (Psalms 19:7 AKJV)

Read and believe God’s Word. It has many benefits.

Monday, January 6, 2020

“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)

This is a prayer that will bless God and others. It will also help us through life.

Tuesday, January 7, 2020

“The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want.” (Psalms 23:1 AKJV)

God takes care of His own. Do you belong to Him?

Wednesday, January 8, 2020

“That if you shall confess with your mouth the Lord Jesus, and shall believe in your heart that God has raised him from the dead, you shall be saved.” (Romans 10:9 AKJV)

Do you believe? Do you confess that Jesus is Lord and that He is your Lord? You shall be saved from Hell to eternal life in Heaven.

Thursday, January 9, 2020

“But when he was strong, his heart was lifted up to his destruction: for he transgressed against the LORD his God, and went into the temple of the LORD to burn incense on the altar of incense.” (2 Chronicles 26:16 AKJV)

Pride can keep us from the Lord and His blessings and protection.

Friday, January 10, 2020

“So then faith comes by hearing, and hearing by the word of God.” (Romans 10:17 AKJV)

Do you want to grow in your faith in Jesus? Read your Bible.

Saturday, January 11, 2020

“Divers weights, and divers measures, both of them are alike abomination to the LORD.” (Proverbs 20:10 AKJV)

Be honest. That will be a good witness for the Lord.

Sunday, January 12, 2020

“I beseech you therefore, brothers, by the mercies of God, that you present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable to God, which is your reasonable service.” (Romans 12:1 AKJV)

Jesus died for us. We should live for Him and for His glory.

Monday, January 13, 2020

“And be not conformed to this world: but be you transformed by the renewing of your mind, that you may prove what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect, will of God.” (Romans 12:2 AKJV)

Christians should live by the dictates of the Lord and not by the ways of the world.

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

“Let love be without dissimulation. Abhor that which is evil; hold to that which is good.” (Romans 12:9 AKJV)

Flee evil. Embrace good. Love the Lord and love others.

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

“Yes, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil: for you are with me; your rod and your staff they comfort me.” (Psalms 23:4 AKJV)

The Lord can give you peace too even in the most difficult times. Pray.

Thursday, January 16, 2020

“Not slothful in business; fervent in spirit; serving the Lord;” (Romans 12:11 AKJV)

Christians should be good reliable workers. This is a good witness for the Lord.

Friday, January 17, 2020

“The earth is the LORD’s, and the fullness thereof; the world, and they that dwell therein.” (Psalms 24:1 AKJV)

This is God’s world. We are His guests. Let’s honor Him.

Saturday, January 18, 2020

“Dearly beloved, avenge not yourselves, but rather give place to wrath: for it is written, Vengeance is mine; I will repay, said the Lord.” (Romans 12:19 AKJV)

Let God take care of matters. He knows what is best.

November 10 - December 14, 2019

Sunday, November 10, 2019

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

Our message is a person. His name is Jesus. Let’s tell the world about Him.

Monday, November 11, 2019

“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)

God can and will forgive if we confess and repent of sin. Everyone needs to be forgiven.

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

“And keep the charge of the LORD your God, to walk in his ways, to keep his statutes, and his commandments, and his judgments, and his testimonies, as it is written in the law of Moses, that you may prosper in all that you do, and wherever you turn yourself:” (1 Kings 2:3 AKJV)

Blessings come to those who walk in the ways of the Lord.

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

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

Just because it seems right to us it may be just the opposite. If we seek the Lord He will guide us in the right way.

Thursday, November 14, 2019

“Then Peter opened his mouth, and said, Of a truth I perceive that God is no respecter of persons: But in every nation he that fears him, and works righteousness, is accepted with him.” (Acts 10:34-35 AKJV)

Everyone is important in the eyes of God and that includes you too.

Friday, November 15, 2019

“O lord, you have searched me, and known me. You know my sitting down and my rising up, you understand my thought afar off.” (Psalms 139:1-2 AKJV)

God knows us better than we know ourselves. Let’s put our trust in Him.

Saturday, November16, 2019

“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)

Don’t say everything that comes to mind. Wait. Think. You will save yourself a lot of trouble.

Sunday, November 17, 2019

“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)

You can’t stay neural forever. Are you with the Lord or against Him? In fact you have already made that decision.  

Monday, November 18, 2019

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

Here is some powerful food for thought.

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

“And the disciples were filled with joy, and with the Holy Ghost.” (Acts 13:52 AKJV)

This is the kind of disciples we should be.

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

“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)

Jesus is still the way to salvation. Do you believe? Are you living it?

Thursday, November 21, 2019

“A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity.” (Proverbs 17:17 AKJV)

Thank God for family and friends.

Friday, November 22, 2019

“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)

Have you made this discovery? There is only One God and He is the God of the Bible.

Saturday, November 23, 2019

“These were more noble than those in Thessalonica, in that they received the word with all readiness of mind, and searched the scriptures daily, whether those things were so.” (Acts 17:11 AKJV)

Are you in the Bible? Is the Bible in you? Read. Believe. Apply.

Sunday, November 24, 2019

“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)

A baby is a person as soon as they are conceived. God is the Author of all life.

Monday, November 25, 2019

“He that has knowledge spares his words: and a man of understanding is of an excellent spirit. Even a fool, when he holds his peace, is counted wise: and he that shuts his lips is esteemed a man of understanding.” (Proverbs 17:27-28 AKJV)

Think before you speak. You will be glad you did.

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

“God that made the world and all things therein, seeing that he is Lord of heaven and earth, dwells not in temples made with hands;” (Acts 17:24 AKJV)

Look around you. God made it all. He is the Creator and Sustainer of it all.

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

“As for God, his way is perfect; the word of the LORD is tried: he is a buckler to all them that trust in him.” (2 Samuel 22:31 AKJV)

God’s Word and Ways are eternal. You can depend on Him.

Thursday, November 28, 2019

“And the king said to Araunah, No; but I will surely buy it of you at a price: neither will I offer burnt offerings to the LORD my God of that which does cost me nothing. So David bought the threshing floor and the oxen for fifty shekels of silver.” (2 Samuel 24:24 AKJV)

God deserves our best. Are you honoring Him with your possessions?

Friday, November 29, 2019

“And the times of this ignorance God winked at; but now commands all men every where to repent: Because he has appointed a day, in the which he will judge the world in righteousness by that man whom he has ordained; whereof he has given assurance to all men, in that he has raised him from the dead.” (Acts 17:30-31 AKJV)

Repentance is not an option in the eyes of the Lord. Everyone must repent of sin and turn to Jesus to be saved from their sins and Hell.

Saturday, November 30, 2019

“Whoever finds a wife finds a good thing, and obtains favor of the LORD.” (Proverbs 18:22 AKJV)

Thank the Lord for Godly women who support and pray for their husbands.

Sunday, December 1, 2019

“But showed first to them of Damascus, and at Jerusalem, and throughout all the coasts of Judaea, and then to the Gentiles, that they should repent and turn to God, and do works meet for repentance.” (Acts 26:20 AKJV)

Repentance is more than just saying the words. Repentance requires a change of heart and actions.

Monday, December 2, 2019

“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 a good prayer. What if everyone prayed and lived by this prayer?

Tuesday, December 3, 2019

“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)

You are important to God. He’s thinking of you.

Wednesday, December 4, 2019

“Give to the LORD the glory due to his name: bring an offering, and come before him: worship the LORD in the beauty of holiness.” (1 Chronicles 16:29 AKJV)

Take time to worship and honor the Lord. He is God and God alone.

Thursday, December 5, 2019

“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)

Only Jesus died for our sins and arose from the dead to never die again. He conquered the chief enemies of man, sin and death. He alone can save us from sin and Hell.

Friday, December 6, 2019

“The LORD is in his holy temple, the LORD’s throne is in heaven: his eyes behold, his eyelids try, the children of men.” (Psalms 11:4 AKJV)

God sees and knows all. What does He see when He looks at us?

Saturday, December 7, 2019

“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)

God’s wrath is revealed against those who suppress the truth. Rejecting truth has dire consequences.

Sunday, December 8, 2019

“For the invisible things of him from the creation of the world are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, even his eternal power and Godhead; so that they are without excuse:” (Romans 1:20 AKJV)

All of creation shouts that God is. This world did not happen by accident. God designed and created it.

Monday, December 9, 2019

“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)

We live in such a day today. It is sad to see. Pray that we will experience revival.

Tuesday, December 10, 2019

“Who changed the truth of God into a lie, and worshipped and served the creature more than the Creator, who is blessed for ever. Amen.” (Romans 1:25 AKJV)

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

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

“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 1:27 AKJV)

God has spoken.

Thursday, December 12, 2019

“And even as they did not like to retain God in their knowledge, God gave them over to a reprobate mind, to do those things which are not convenient;” (Romans 1:28 AKJV)

Look at this verse in Isaiah. “Woe to them that call evil good, and good evil; that put darkness for light, and light for darkness; that put bitter for sweet, and sweet for bitter!” (Isaiah 5:20 AKJV)

These verses tell us why we are where we are.

Friday, December 13, 2019

“For all have sinned, and come short of the glory of God;” (Romans 3:23 AKJV)

None of us measure up. We don’t even measure up to our own expectations much less God’s.

Saturday, December 14, 2019

“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 ten commandments let us know how sinful we and how much we need God’s grace to save us.

October 6 - November 9, 2019

Sunday, October 6, 2019

“The ear that hears the reproof of life stays among the wise. He that refuses instruction despises his own soul: but he that hears reproof gets understanding.” (Proverbs 15:31-32 AKJV)

The wise will take time to truly listen. They will also be willing to hear criticism.

Monday, October 7, 2019

“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)

The world will steal real life. Jesus will give real life. The choice is yours to make.

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

“My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me: And I give to them eternal life; and they shall never perish, neither shall any man pluck them out of my hand.” (John 10:27-28 AKJV)

Do you know the Lord? Are you listening to His voice?

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

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

Are you willing to pray a prayer like this? You will be glad you did.

Thursday, October 10, 2019

“To whom also he showed himself alive after his passion by many infallible proofs, being seen of them forty days, and speaking of the things pertaining to the kingdom of God:” (Acts 1:3 AKJV)

Jesus is alive. People saw Him. He never died again. He lives forever.  

Friday, October 11, 2019

“I love the LORD, because he has heard my voice and my supplications.” (Psalms 116:1 AKJV)

God has answered my prayers. He is faithful.

Saturday, October 12, 2019

“Better is a little with righteousness than great revenues without right.” (Proverbs 16:8 AKJV)

Money isn’t everything. Being right with God and others is more valuable.

Sunday, October 13, 2019

“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)

Eternal life is found in Jesus and Jesus alone.

Monday, October 14, 2019

“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 the victory over death and the grave. Jesus is Lord!

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

“He that handles a matter wisely shall find good: and whoever trusts in the LORD, happy is he.” (Proverbs 16:20 AKJV)

Do you want joy? Trust in the Lord.

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

“It is good for me that I have been afflicted; that I might learn your statutes.” (Psalms 119:71 AKJV)

Hard times can be a blessing because they make us turn to the Lord and His Word to sustain us.

Thursday, October 17, 2019

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

You don’t have to walk in the darkness. Read and apply the Bible and watch God shine His light in you.

Friday, October 18, 2019

“I must work the works of him that sent me, while it is day: the night comes, when no man can work.” (John 9:4 AKJV)

Do what you can while you can. You may not have tomorrow.

Saturday, October 19, 2019

“And he said, Lord, I believe. And he worshipped him.” (John 9:38 AKJV)

True belief in Jesus will involve our worship of Him. Be in church this Sunday.

Sunday, October 20, 2019

“Behold, he that keeps Israel shall neither slumber nor sleep.” (Psalms 121:4 AKJV)

God is always on the job. He will lead you also.

Monday, October 21, 2019

“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)

Our problems are not so much outside of us as they are inside of us. Jesus will give you peace.

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

“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)

Jesus doesn’t need our help, we need His. Let Him live His life through you.

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

“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)

Look to the Lord and He will give you the truth because He is the truth.

Thursday, October 24, 2019

“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)

Life can be hard but Jesus is up to the challenge. Let Him give you the victory.

 

Friday, October 25, 2019

“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?

Saturday, October 26, 2019

“When Jesus therefore had received the vinegar, he said, It is finished: and he bowed his head, and gave up the ghost.” (John 19:30 AKJV)

Our salvation from sin and Hell was completely paid for at the cross. Amen!

Sunday, October 27, 2019

“He that is of God hears God’s words: you therefore hear them not, because you are not of God.” (John 8:47 AKJV)

Are you open to hearing the Word of God? Read the Bible and pray and ask God to speak to you.

Monday, October 28, 2019

“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)

These could be the last days. Is God speaking to you?

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

“Order my steps in your word: and let not any iniquity have dominion over me.” (Psalms 119:133 AKJV)

Pray this prayer. God will lead you.

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

“Whom God has raised up, having loosed the pains of death: because it was not possible that he should be held of it.” (Acts 2:24 AKJV)

Death could not hold Jesus. He is alive!

Thursday, October 31, 2019

“The same came therefore to Philip, which was of Bethsaida of Galilee, and desired him, saying, Sir, we would see Jesus.” (John 12:21 AKJV)

People need and want to see Jesus. Let’s take them to Him.

Friday, November 1, 2019

“Your righteousness is an everlasting righteousness, and your law is the truth.” (Psalms 119:142 AKJV)

God is holy and He provides stability in an unstable world. You can count on Him.

Saturday, November 2, 2019

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

Are you looking for the truth? Read your Bible.

Sunday, November 3, 2019

“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)

Repentance of sin can lead to a time of refreshing. Repent and watch God work afresh in your heart.

Monday, November 4, 2019

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

It’s great to know that the Creator of all will help us. Amen!

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

“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)

Jesus is the only One who can save us from Hell to eternal life in Heaven. Are you trusting Him?

Wednesday, November 6, 2019

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

God is good. Be sure to thank Him for all He has done and is doing.

Thursday, November 7, 2019

“For we cannot but speak the things which we have seen and heard.” (Acts 4:20 AKJV)

Every Christian has a testimony of how the Lord has worked in their life. Tell others. They need Jesus too.

Friday, November 8, 2019

“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)

Life is meant to be lived under the direction of the Lord. He knows what is best.

Saturday, November 9, 2019

“Then Peter and the other apostles answered and said, We ought to obey God rather than men.” (Acts 5:29 AKJV)

We are all accountable to God. He is the final bookkeeper.

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