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    The first thing you will notice at Highland Baptist Church of West Monroe is the warm welcome you will receive from people who love Jesus and love others. We will shake your hand and greet you with a smile.
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    Highland Baptist Church is located at the intersection of Arkansas and Kiroli in West Monroe. Sunday worship is at 10:30 and 6:30. Click for directions and schedule details.
     
     
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    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.

July 12 - August 15, 2020

Sunday, July 12, 2020

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

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

Monday, July 13, 2020

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

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

Tuesday, July 14, 2020

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

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

Wednesday, July 15, 2020

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

God wins! Time will reveal it.

Thursday, July 16, 2020

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

Pray. God can help you.

Friday, July 17, 2020

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

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

Saturday, July 18, 2020

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

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

Sunday, July 19, 2020

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

Are you content? See above.

Monday, July 20, 2020

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

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

Tuesday, July 21, 2020

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

Amen! God is able.

Wednesday, July 22, 2020

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

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

Thursday, July 23, 2020

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

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

Friday, July 24, 2020

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

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

Saturday, July 25, 2020

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

Pray for our leaders. We live in difficult days.

Sunday, July 26, 2020

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

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

Monday, July 27, 2020

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

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

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

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

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

Wednesday, July 29, 2020

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

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

Thursday, July 30, 2020

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

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

Friday, July 31, 2020

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

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

Saturday, August 1, 2020

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

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

Sunday, August 2, 2020

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

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

Monday, August 3, 2020

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

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

  

Tuesday, August 4, 2020

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

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

Wednesday, August 5, 2020

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

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

Thursday, August 6, 2020

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

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

Friday, August 7, 2020

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

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

Saturday, August 8, 2020

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

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

Sunday, August 9, 2020

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

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

Monday, August 10, 2020

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

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

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

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

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

Wednesday, August 12, 2020

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

You can count on the Lord. He never changes.

Thursday, August 13, 2020

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

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

Friday, August 14, 2020

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

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

Saturday, August 15, 2020

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

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

 

June 7 - July 11, 2020

Sunday, June 7, 2020

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

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

Monday, June 8, 2020

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

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

Tuesday, June 9, 2020

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

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

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

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

This day is coming. Jesus is Lord.

Thursday, June 11, 2020

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

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

Friday, June 12, 2020

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

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

Saturday, June 13, 2020

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

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

Sunday, June 14, 2020

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

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

Monday, June 15, 2020

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

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

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

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

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

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

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

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

Thursday, June 18, 2020

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

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

Friday, June 19, 2020

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

We can depend on God. God is faithful.

Saturday, June 20, 2020

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

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

Sunday, June 21, 2020

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

God wants to bless us and make us a blessing.

Monday, June 22, 2020

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

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

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

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

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

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

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

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

Thursday, June 25, 2020

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

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

Friday, June 26, 2020

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

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

Saturday, June 27, 2020

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

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

Sunday, June 28, 2020

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

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

Monday, June 29, 2020

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

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

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

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

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

Wednesday, July 1, 2020

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

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

Thursday, July 2, 2020

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

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

Friday, July 3, 2020

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

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

Saturday, July 4, 2020

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

Amen! Jesus is a wonderful Savior.

Sunday, July 5, 2020

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

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

Monday, July 6, 2020

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

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

Tuesday, July 7, 2020

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

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

Wednesday, July 8, 2020

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

This is a good way to live every day.

Thursday, July 9, 2020

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

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

Friday, July 10, 2020

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

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

Saturday, July 11, 2020

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

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

 

May 3 - June 6, 2020

Sunday, May 3, 2020

“But they that wait on the LORD shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint.” (Isaiah 40:31 AKJV)

God can lift you up. He can do what no man could do.

Monday, May 4, 2020

“Fear you not; for I am with you: be not dismayed; for I am your God: I will strengthen you; yes, I will help you; yes, I will uphold you with the right hand of my righteousness.” (Isaiah 41:10 AKJV)

Don’t be afraid. God has got everything under control. Have faith in God.

Tuesday, May 5, 2020

“And be you kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ’s sake has forgiven you.” (Ephesians 4:32 AKJV)

Be kind. Be forgiving. This is the Christian way of life.

Wednesday, May 6, 2020

“I am the LORD: that is my name: and my glory will I not give to another, neither my praise to graven images.” (Isaiah 42:8 AKJV)

God is God all alone. There is none other.

Thursday, May 7, 2020

“And be not drunk with wine, wherein is excess; but be filled with the Spirit;” (Ephesians 5:18 AKJV)

Be filled with the fullness of God. He alone can meet your needs and give you direction for your life.

Friday, May 8, 2020

“I, even I, am the LORD; and beside me there is no savior.” (Isaiah 43:11 AKJV)

Only the Lord can save us from our sins. Have you repented of sin and turned to Him for forgiveness?

Saturday, May 9, 2020

“And grieve not the holy Spirit of God, whereby you are sealed to the day of redemption.” (Ephesians 4:30 AKJV)

Don’t say no to the leading of the Holy Spirit. He wants to bless and make us a blessing.

Sunday, May 10, 2020

“I, even I, am he that blots out your transgressions for my own sake, and will not remember your sins.” (Isaiah 43:25 AKJV)

Thank God for His grace and forgiveness.

Monday, May 11, 2020

“For you were sometimes darkness, but now are you light in the Lord: walk as children of light: (For the fruit of the Spirit is in all goodness and righteousness and truth;)” (Ephesians 5:8-9 AKJV)

Christians can walk in the light of God’s truth instead of being chained in darkness. Amen!

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

“Thus said the LORD, your redeemer, and he that formed you from the womb, I am the LORD that makes all things; that stretches forth the heavens alone; that spreads abroad the earth by myself;” (Isaiah 44:24 AKJV)

God made us and will redeem us from sin. Only He can do all of the above.

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

“Speaking to yourselves in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody in your heart to the Lord; Giving thanks always for all things to God and the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ;” (Ephesians 5:19-20 AKJV)

Christians have a reason to sing. We are saved from sin and filled with thanksgiving for what He has done in us.

Thursday, May 14, 2020

“Woe to him that strives with his Maker! Let the potsherd strive with the potsherds of the earth. Shall the clay say to him that fashions it, What make you? or your work, He has no hands?” (Isaiah 45:9 AKJV)

We are not in charge. God is. We don’t know. He does. Have faith in God.

Friday, May 15, 2020

“Wives, submit yourselves to your own husbands, as to the Lord.” (Ephesians 5:22 AKJV)

God has spoken.

Saturday, May 16, 2020

“Husbands, love your wives, even as Christ also loved the church, and gave himself for it;” (Ephesians 5:25 AKJV)

This is a command from God. Men must obey. Love your wife like God loves all of us.

Sunday, May 17, 2020

“Look to me, and be you saved, all the ends of the earth: for I am God, and there is none else.” (Isaiah 45:22 AKJV)

The Lord is the One we need. He can help us now and forever.

Monday, May 18, 2020

“Nevertheless let every one of you in particular so love his wife even as himself; and the wife see that she reverence her husband.” (Ephesians 5:33 AKJV)

This is the key for marriage.

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

“Remember the former things of old: for I am God, and there is none else; I am God, and there is none like me,” (Isaiah 46:9 AKJV)

We need that old time religion. Look back to the roots of your faith. Look back to the Bible.

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

“But he was wounded for our transgressions, he was bruised for our iniquities: the chastisement of our peace was on him; and with his stripes we are healed. All we like sheep have gone astray; we have turned every one to his own way; and the LORD has laid on him the iniquity of us all.” (Isaiah 53:5-6 AKJV)

God loves us this much. Shouldn’t we love Him back?

Thursday, May 21, 2020

“Children, obey your parents in the Lord: for this is right. Honor your father and mother; which is the first commandment with promise;” (Ephesians 6:1-2 AKJV)

Families must get back to the basics. God knows what He is saying. Obey His Word.

Friday, May 22, 2020

“Why do you spend money for that which is not bread? and your labor for that which satisfies not? listen diligently to me, and eat you that which is good, and let your soul delight itself in fatness.” (Isaiah 55:2 AKJV)

Follow God’s plan. It pays to follow Him.

Saturday, May 23, 2020

“If you faint in the day of adversity, your strength is small.” (Proverbs 24:10 AKJV)

Trust God in the hard times. He will take care of you.

Sunday, May 24, 2020

“Put on the whole armor of God, that you may be able to stand against the wiles of the devil.” (Ephesians 6:11 AKJV)

We are in a spiritual battle. We need the Lord and His weapons.

Monday, May 25, 2020

“Seek you the LORD while he may be found, call you on him while he is near:” (Isaiah 55:6 AKJV)

When God shows up, stand up. This is your opportunity. You may not get another opportunity.

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

“And to wait for his Son from heaven, whom he raised from the dead, even Jesus, which delivered us from the wrath to come.” (1 Thessalonians 1:10 AKJV)

Jesus is coming back. He is alive and coming back for His own to save us from Hell to eternal life in Heaven.

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

“For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, said the LORD. For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways, and my thoughts than your thoughts.” (Isaiah 55:8-9 AKJV)

Read your Bible to find the ways and thoughts of God.

Thursday, May 28, 2020

“When I thought to know this, it was too painful for me; Until I went into the sanctuary of God; then understood I their end.” (Psalms 73:16-17 AKJV)

When we go to the house of the Lord we get better insight to what is happening around us.

Friday, May 29, 2020

“Praying always with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit, and watching thereunto with all perseverance and supplication for all saints;” (Ephesians 6:18 AKJV)

Keep praying. It will keep you on track.

Saturday, May 30, 2020

“Fret not yourself because of evil men, neither be you envious at the wicked: For there shall be no reward to the evil man; the candle of the wicked shall be put out.” (Proverbs 24:19-20 AKJV)

God has the final say. God wins!

Sunday, May 31, 2020

“For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain.” (Philippians 1:21 AKJV)

People who are born again follow Jesus. It’s all about Him.

Monday, June 1, 2020

“Say not, I will do so to him as he has done to me: I will render to the man according to his work.” (Proverbs 24:29 AKJV)

We should not be in the vengeance business. Let God take care of you.

Tuesday, June 2, 2020

“For thus said the high and lofty One that inhabits eternity, whose name is Holy; I dwell in the high and holy place, with him also that is of a contrite and humble spirit, to revive the spirit of the humble, and to revive the heart of the contrite ones.” (Isaiah 57:15 AKJV)

God is pleased to work in the hearts of the truly humble.

Wednesday, June 3, 2020

“Whom have I in heaven but you? and there is none on earth that I desire beside you. My flesh and my heart fails: but God is the strength of my heart, and my portion for ever.” (Psalms 73:25-26 AKJV)

This is the kind of relationship that God’s people should have with Him.

Thursday, June 4, 2020

“Let nothing be done through strife or vainglory; but in lowliness of mind let each esteem other better than themselves.” (Philippians 2:3 AKJV)

Let’s put the Lord and others before ourselves.

Friday, June 5, 2020

“But we are all as an unclean thing, and all our righteousnesses are as filthy rags; and we all do fade as a leaf; and our iniquities, like the wind, have taken us away.” (Isaiah 64:6 AKJV)

We are not good enough. We all fall short. This is why we need the grace of God to forgive us.

Saturday, June 6, 2020

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

Jesus died to save us from Hell. Thank you Jesus.

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.

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