• Friendly people will welcome you!

    Friendly people will welcome you!

    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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    Upper Room
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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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    Northeast
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    NBS is a Christian school in West Monroe supported by Southern Baptist churches in the Northeast Louisiana Baptist Association. K3 - 12th Grade. Click to go to the school web site.
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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.

March 29 - May 2, 2020

Sunday, March 29, 2020

“The show of their countenance does witness against them; and they declare their sin as Sodom, they hide it not. Woe to their soul! for they have rewarded evil to themselves.” (Isaiah 3:9 AKJV)

Unfortunately we live in such a day today. Pray for revival.

Monday, March 30, 2020

“Have mercy on me, O God, according to your loving kindness: according to the multitude of your tender mercies blot out my transgressions. Wash me thoroughly from my iniquity, and cleanse me from my sin.” (Psalms 51:1-2 AKJV)

The Lord will hear this kind of praying. We must confess and repent.

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

“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)

Sin will mess up values and virtues. We need a return to God.

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

“Labor not to be rich: cease from your own wisdom. Will you set your eyes on that which is not? for riches certainly make themselves wings; they fly away as an eagle toward heaven.” (Proverbs 23:4-5 AKJV)

Riches will not sustain us. God will.

Thursday, April 2, 2020

“And he said to me, My grace is sufficient for you: for my strength is made perfect in weakness. Most gladly therefore will I rather glory in my infirmities, that the power of Christ may rest on me.” (2 Corinthians 12:9 AKJV)

In our weaknesses we can experience God’s grace and power. He is there for you.

Friday, April 3, 2020

“And one cried to another, and said, Holy, holy, holy, is the LORD of hosts: the whole earth is full of his glory.” (Isaiah 6:3 AKJV)

God can never be less than holy. He will never condone sin.

Saturday, April 4, 2020

“Create in me a clean heart, O God; and renew a right spirit within me.” (Psalms 51:10 AKJV)

God can do this for you too. Pray.

Sunday, April 5, 2020

“The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit: a broken and a contrite heart, O God, you will not despise.” (Psalms 51:17 AKJV)

God specializes in healing broken hearts. Give your burden to the Lord. He loves you.

Monday, April 6, 2020

“The fool has said in his heart, There is no God. Corrupt are they, and have done abominable iniquity: there is none that does good.” (Psalms 53:1 AKJV)

Look around you. You can see the Hand of God in creation and in life itself. Don’t be foolish. God is still on the throne.

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

“Woe to them that are wise in their own eyes, and prudent in their own sight!” (Isaiah 5:21 AKJV)

The worst deception is self -deception. Trust God. He knows what we all need.

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

“Then said I, Woe is me! for I am undone; because I am a man of unclean lips, and I dwell in the middle of a people of unclean lips: for my eyes have seen the King, the LORD of hosts.” (Isaiah 6:5 AKJV)

When we get a close at the holiness of God we realize how truly sinful we are.

Thursday, April 9, 2020

“Sanctify the LORD of hosts himself; and let him be your fear, and let him be your dread.” (Isaiah 8:13 AKJV)

It is wise to honor and fear the Lord. After all, this is His world and we are accountable to Him.

Friday, April 10, 2020

“For to us a child is born, to us a son is given: and the government shall be on his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counselor, The mighty God, The everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace.” (Isaiah 9:6 AKJV)

Who is this child? His name is Jesus. Praise the Lord!

Saturday, April 11, 2020

“As for me, I will call on God; and the LORD shall save me.” (Psalms 55:16 AKJV)

The Lord is the One who can really help us. Call on Him.

Sunday, April 12, 2020

“Cast your burden on the LORD, and he shall sustain you: he shall never suffer the righteous to be moved.” (Psalms 55:22 AKJV)

Tell the Lord about it. He loves you.

Monday, April 13, 2020

“Woe to them that are mighty to drink wine, and men of strength to mingle strong drink:” (Isaiah 5:22 AKJV)

Don’t mess with alcohol. You will save yourself a lot of heartache.

Tuesday, April 14, 2020

“What time I am afraid, I will trust in you. In God I will praise his word, in God I have put my trust; I will not fear what flesh can do to me.” (Psalms 56:3-4 AKJV)

Have faith in God. He is able to deliver on His promises.

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

“Withhold not correction from the child: for if you beat him with the rod, he shall not die. You shall beat him with the rod, and shall deliver his soul from hell.” (Proverbs 23:13-14 AKJV)

Spanking is God’s idea. A paddling on the rear could save your children from real pain.

Thursday, April 16, 2020

“In whom we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of sins, according to the riches of his grace;” (Ephesians 1:7 AKJV)

Jesus shed His blood so that we could be forgiven for our sins. Thank you Jesus.

Friday, April 17, 2020

“For the LORD of hosts has purposed, and who shall cancel it? and his hand is stretched out, and who shall turn it back?” (Isaiah 14:27 AKJV)

God is God. We are not. Don’t fight God. Follow His will for your life. He knows what is best.

Saturday, April 18, 2020

“I am crucified with Christ: nevertheless I live; yet not I, but Christ lives in me: and the life which I now live in the flesh I live by the faith of the Son of God, who loved me, and gave himself for me.” (Galatians 2:20 AKJV)

We should live for Jesus because He died for us.

Sunday, April 19, 2020

“Be merciful to me, O God, be merciful to me: for my soul trusts in you: yes, in the shadow of your wings will I make my refuge, until these calamities be over.” (Psalms 57:1 AKJV)

This is a good thought and a better prayer.

Monday, April 20, 2020

“Be not deceived; God is not mocked: for whatever a man sows, that shall he also reap.” (Galatians 6:7 AKJV)

It’s true. We reap what we sow. What are sowing?

Tuesday, April 21, 2020

“The grass wither, the flower fades: but the word of our God shall stand for ever.” (Isaiah 40:8 AKJV)

Amen! You can count on the Lord and His Word.

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

“If I regard iniquity in my heart, the Lord will not hear me: But truly God has heard me; he has attended to the voice of my prayer.” (Psalms 66:18-19 AKJV)

Sin can hinder our prayers. When we get right with God we can really make a difference in prayer.

Thursday, April 23, 2020

“For by grace are you saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God: Not of works, lest any man should boast.” (Ephesians 2:8-9 AKJV)

We can’t earn our way to Heaven. It is a gift given to us by God when we place our faith in Him to save our souls from Hell.

Friday, April 24, 2020

“You will keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on you: because he trusts in you.” (Isaiah 26:3 AKJV)

Focus on the Lord, not your problem. He will give you peace that the world cannot give.

Saturday, April 25, 2020

“Truly my soul waits on God: from him comes my salvation. He only is my rock and my salvation; he is my defense; I shall not be greatly moved.” (Psalms 62:1-2 AKJV)

Faith in God will bring courage and confidence. Trust God. He will take care of you.

Sunday, April 26, 2020

“But God forbid that I should glory, save in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, by whom the world is crucified to me, and I to the world.” (Galatians 6:14 AKJV)

Brag on Jesus. He is the One who is worthy to be praised.

Monday, April 27, 2020

“Why the Lord said, For as much as this people draw near me with their mouth, and with their lips do honor me, but have removed their heart far from me, and their fear toward me is taught by the precept of men:” (Isaiah 29:13 AKJV)

God is not interested in just lip service. He is looking for those who truly have a heart of love for Him.

Tuesday, April 28, 2020

“Be you angry, and sin not: let not the sun go down on your wrath: Neither give place to the devil.” (Ephesians 4:26-27 AKJV)

Anger can lead to an entryway for the evil one. Let it go. Anger will mostly hurt you.

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

“Blessed be the Lord, who daily loads us with benefits, even the God of our salvation. Selah.” (Psalms 68:19 AKJV)

God has blessed us. Let us be a blessing to Him.

Thursday, April 30, 2020

“Which say to the seers, See not; and to the prophets, Prophesy not to us right things, speak to us smooth things, prophesy deceits:” (Isaiah 30:10 AKJV)

We don’t need what we want to hear. We need what we need to hear. The truth will set us free.

Friday, May 1, 2020

“See then that you walk circumspectly, not as fools, but as wise, Redeeming the time, because the days are evil.” (Ephesians 5:15-16 AKJV)

Make the most of the time God has given you. Time is moving fast.

Saturday, May 2, 2020

“Lift up your eyes on high, and behold who has created these things, that brings out their host by number: he calls them all by names by the greatness of his might, for that he is strong in power; not one fails.” (Isaiah 40:26 AKJV)

Look around you. You can see the Hand of God. He is awesome.

February 23 - March 28, 2020

Sunday, February 23, 2020

“But the salvation of the righteous is of the LORD: he is their strength in the time of trouble.” (Psalms 37:39 AKJV)

We are weak but He is strong. Have faith in God.

Monday, February 24, 2020

“The LORD is near to them that are of a broken heart; and saves such as be of a contrite spirit.” (Psalms 34:18 AKJV)

Pray. Call out to God. He loves you too.

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

“A GOOD name is rather to be chosen than great riches, and loving favor rather than silver and gold.” (Proverbs 22:1 AKJV)

Integrity is a valuable commodity. Nurture it.

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

“For I delivered to you first of all that which I also received, how that Christ died for our sins according to the scriptures; And that he was buried, and that he rose again the third day according to the scriptures:” (1 Corinthians 15:3-4 AKJV)

This is the good news of salvation. Put your faith in Jesus who gave His life for you and conquered sin, death and the grave.

Thursday, February 27, 2020

“Man that is born of a woman is of few days and full of trouble. He comes forth like a flower, and is cut down: he flees also as a shadow, and continues not.” (Job 14:1-2 AKJV)

Life is fragile and short. Treat it with care. Walk with God.

Friday, February 28, 2020

“I waited patiently for the LORD; and he inclined to me, and heard my cry. He brought me up also out of an horrible pit, out of the miry clay, and set my feet on a rock, and established my goings.” (Psalms 40:1-2 AKJV)

 

Pray. Wait. God is at work.

Saturday, February 29, 2020

“But he knows the way that I take: when he has tried me, I shall come forth as gold.” (Job 23:10 AKJV)

The Lord will give us challenges so that we can come forth as gold as we put our trust in Him.

Sunday, March 1, 2020

“Neither have I gone back from the commandment of his lips; I have esteemed the words of his mouth more than my necessary food.” (Job 23:12 AKJV)

God’s Word is of utmost importance. Read it. Believe it. Apply it.

Monday, March 2, 2020

“And to man he said, Behold, the fear of the LORD, that is wisdom; and to depart from evil is understanding.” (Job 28:28 AKJV)

These are words that should be taken seriously. Everyone needs wisdom and understanding.

Tuesday, March 3, 2020

“The rich rules over the poor, and the borrower is servant to the lender.” (Proverbs 22:7 AKJV)

Debt is a tough taskmaster. Make wise decisions.

Wednesday, March 4, 2020

“Nevertheless when it shall turn to the Lord, the veil shall be taken away. Now the Lord is that Spirit: and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is liberty.” (2 Corinthians 3:16-17 AKJV)

Let go and let God lead you by His Holy Spirit. He will set you free.

Thursday, March 5, 2020

“Why are you cast down, O my soul? and why are you disquieted within me? hope in God: for I shall yet praise him, who is the health of my countenance, and my God.” (Psalms 43:5 AKJV)

There is hope in the Lord. Don’t give up.

Friday, March 6, 2020

“O send out your light and your truth: let them lead me; let them bring me to your holy hill, and to your tabernacles.” (Psalms 43:3 AKJV)

We all need the light and truth of God. He has the solutions we need.

Saturday, March 7, 2020

“But if our gospel be hid, it is hid to them that are lost: In whom the god of this world has blinded the minds of them which believe not, lest the light of the glorious gospel of Christ, who is the image of God, should shine to them.” (2 Corinthians 4:3-4 AKJV)

Let your light shine. Tell others about Jesus.

  

Sunday, March 8, 2020

“In God we boast all the day long, and praise your name for ever. Selah.” (Psalms 44:8 AKJV)

Praise God now and forever. We are in His world and created for His glory.

Monday, March 9, 2020

“I know that there is no good in them, but for a man to rejoice, and to do good in his life. And also that every man should eat and drink, and enjoy the good of all his labor, it is the gift of God.” (Ecclesiastes 3:12-13 AKJV)

Life is a gift from God. Do good and live life to the fullest.

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

“For which cause we faint not; but though our outward man perish, yet the inward man is renewed day by day.” (2 Corinthians 4:16 AKJV)

God can renew us daily if we follow Him. Get up and get going for God.

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

“Foolishness is bound in the heart of a child; but the rod of correction shall drive it far from him.” (Proverbs 22:15 AKJV)

Children need consistent and loving discipline.

Thursday, March 12, 2020

“While we look not at the things which are seen, but at the things which are not seen: for the things which are seen are temporal; but the things which are not seen are eternal.” (2 Corinthians 4:18 AKJV)

Value the valuable. Look to God and the things of God.

Friday, March 13, 2020

“I know that, whatever God does, it shall be for ever: nothing can be put to it, nor any thing taken from it: and God does it, that men should fear before him.” (Ecclesiastes 3:14 AKJV)

God is still on the throne. God wins!

Saturday, March 14, 2020

“And that he died for all, that they which live should not from now on live to themselves, but to him which died for them, and rose again.” (2 Corinthians 5:15 AKJV)

Jesus died for us. It only makes sense that we should live for Him. He saved us from Hell to eternal life in Heaven.

Sunday, March 15, 2020

“God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. Therefore will not we fear, though the earth be removed, and though the mountains be carried into the middle of the sea;” (Psalms 46:1-2 AKJV)

Fear not. Find shelter in the arms of God.

Monday, March 16, 2020

“Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are passed away; behold, all things are become new.” (2 Corinthians 5:17 AKJV)

Are you looking for a new start? Jesus can make us all what we need to be.

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

“Be still, and know that I am God: I will be exalted among the heathen, I will be exalted in the earth.” (Psalms 46:10 AKJV)

Stop. Look to God. He is the One who is worthy to be praised and followed.

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

“For he has made him to be sin for us, who knew no sin; that we might be made the righteousness of God in him.” (2 Corinthians 5:21 AKJV)

Jesus took our sin upon Himself so that He could clothe us in His righteousness. Thank you Jesus.

Thursday, March 19, 2020

“He that loves silver shall not be satisfied with silver; nor he that loves abundance with increase: this is also vanity.” (Ecclesiastes 5:10 AKJV)

Material wealth cannot satisfy an empty heart. Only the Lord can do that.

Friday, March 20, 2020

“Be you not unequally yoked together with unbelievers: for what fellowship has righteousness with unrighteousness? and what communion has light with darkness?” (2 Corinthians 6:14 AKJV)

Partner with those who have the same Lord as you do. You will be glad you did.

Saturday, March 21, 2020

“Better is the end of a thing than the beginning thereof: and the patient in spirit is better than the proud in spirit.” (Ecclesiastes 7:8 AKJV)

Finish the race. Be patient. Be humble.

Sunday, March 22, 2020

“For godly sorrow works repentance to salvation not to be repented of: but the sorrow of the world works death.” (2 Corinthians 7:10 AKJV)

There is hope in Godly sorrow. He can heal the brokenhearted.

Monday, March 23, 2020

“Be not hasty in your spirit to be angry: for anger rests in the bosom of fools.” (Ecclesiastes 7:9 AKJV)

Don’t let anger run and ruin your life.

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

“Every man according as he purposes in his heart, so let him give; not grudgingly, or of necessity: for God loves a cheerful giver.” (2 Corinthians 9:7 AKJV)

Be a cheerful giver. God has a special place in His heart for those who do.

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

“Let us hear the conclusion of the whole matter: Fear God, and keep his commandments: for this is the whole duty of man. For God shall bring every work into judgment, with every secret thing, whether it be good, or whether it be evil.” (Ecclesiastes 12:13-14 AKJV)

Keep this in mind. This puts life into perspective.

Thursday, March 26, 2020

“Make no friendship with an angry man; and with a furious man you shall not go: Lest you learn his ways, and get a snare to your soul.” (Proverbs 22:24-25 AKJV)

Remembering this verse will save us from lots of trouble.

Friday, March 27, 2020

“Be not you afraid when one is made rich, when the glory of his house is increased; For when he dies he shall carry nothing away: his glory shall not descend after him.” (Psalms 49:16-17 AKJV)

Wealth and the wealthy come and go. God will never lose His glory.

Saturday, March 28, 2020

“Come now, and let us reason together, said the LORD: though your sins be as scarlet, they shall be as white as snow; though they be red like crimson, they shall be as wool.” (Isaiah 1:18 AKJV)

The Lord can wash all our sin away. Amen!

January 19 - February 22, 2020

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.

December 15, 2019 - January 18, 2020

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.

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