Sunday, September 11, 2016
“Truly I say to you, Whoever shall not receive the kingdom of God as a little child, he shall not enter therein.” (Mark 10:15 AKJV)
Children possess faith and humility. This is what we need to have a heart right with God.
Monday, September 12, 2016
“And whoever of you will be the most chief, shall be servant of all. For even the Son of man came not to be ministered to, but to minister, and to give his life a ransom for many.” (Mark 10:44-45 AKJV)
Willing servants are great in the eyes of God.
Tuesday, September 13, 2016
“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 honors a repentant heart. He can work in us when we realize our need for Him.
Wednesday, September 14, 2016
“Create in me a clean heart, O God; and renew a right spirit within me.” (Psalms 51:10 AKJV)
This is a wonderful prayer that can make a wonderful difference in us.
Thursday, September 15, 2016
“And call on me in the day of trouble: I will deliver you, and you shall glorify me.” (Psalms 50:15 AKJV)
This is God’s invitation to all of us. He cares about you too.
Friday, September 16, 2016
“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)
This gives life a true perspective. Life is not about things. It is about God.
Saturday, September 17, 2016
“And you shall be hated of all men for my name’s sake: but he that shall endure to the end, the same shall be saved.” (Mark 13:13 AKJV)
Christians should not be surprised when the people of this world do not appreciate them. Jesus told us that this would be the case.
Sunday, September 18, 2016
“And Jesus answered him, The first of all the commandments is, Hear, O Israel; The Lord our God is one Lord: And you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind, and with all your strength: this is the first commandment. And the second is like, namely this, You shall love your neighbor as yourself. There is none other commandment greater than these.” (Mark 12:29-31 AKJV)
God wants our love. If He has this He will have all of us.
Monday, September 19, 2016
“When pride comes, then comes shame: but with the lowly is wisdom.” (Proverbs 11:2 AKJV)
The choice is ours to make.
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
“But after that I am risen, I will go before you into Galilee.” (Mark 14:28 AKJV)
Jesus predicted His resurrection. He truly is the Son of God.
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
“Watch you and pray, lest you enter into temptation. The spirit truly is ready, but the flesh is weak.” (Mark 14:38 AKJV)
There is a spiritual battle taking place in us and around us. We must be alert and follow Jesus.
Thursday, September 22, 2016
“Riches profit not in the day of wrath: but righteousness delivers from death.” (Proverbs 11:4 AKJV)
Our greatest need is not wealth but righteousness. Only God can make us righteous.
Friday, September 23, 2016
“And when the centurion, which stood over against him, saw that he so cried out, and gave up the ghost, he said, Truly this man was the Son of God.” (Mark 15:39 AKJV)
There is no doubt about it. Jesus is the One and only Son of God.
Saturday, September 24, 2016
“For with God nothing shall be impossible.” (Luke 1:37 AKJV)
The God who made the universe in which we live can do anything. He is the mighty God.
Sunday, September 25, 2016
“In God have I put my trust: I will not be afraid what man can do to me.” (Psalms 56:11 AKJV)
Faith in God gives great confidence. You can trust Him.
Monday, September 26, 2016
“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 can help you. Pray.
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
“And he said to them, Be not affrighted: You seek Jesus of Nazareth, which was crucified: he is risen; he is not here: behold the place where they laid him.” (Mark 16:6 AKJV)
Jesus arose from the dead to never die again. He alone is the Savior of the world. Put your faith in Him.
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
“And he withdrew himself into the wilderness, and prayed.” (Luke 5:16 AKJV)
Take time to pray. It is time well spent.
Thursday, September 29, 2016
“But if you will not do so, behold, you have sinned against the LORD: and be sure your sin will find you out.” (Numbers 32:23 AKJV)
This is a sobering thought. We are all held accountable before God. We don’t want justice, we need mercy.
Friday, September 30, 2016
“O God, you are my God; early will I seek you: my soul thirsts for you, my flesh longs for you in a dry and thirsty land, where no water is;” (Psalms 63:1 AKJV)
This is the best way to begin every day.
Saturday, October 1, 2016
“And he came to Nazareth, where he had been brought up: and, as his custom was, he went into the synagogue on the sabbath day, and stood up for to read.” (Luke 4:16 AKJV)
If Jesus went to the house of the Lord on a regular basis, shouldn’t we?
Sunday, October 2, 2016
“Trust in him at all times; you people, pour out your heart before him: God is a refuge for us. Selah.” (Psalms 62:8 AKJV)
Tell the Lord the hurts of your life. Find refuge in Him. He loves you.
Monday, October 3, 2016
“Whoever loves instruction loves knowledge: but he that hates reproof is brutish.” (Proverbs 12:1 AKJV)
Are you teachable? Wisdom will come to those who listen to God and obey Him.
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
“Blessed be the Lord, who daily loads us with benefits, even the God of our salvation. Selah.” (Psalms 68:19 AKJV)
Take time to count your blessings and be sure to thank God for them all.
Wednesday, October 5, 2016
“Hear, O Israel: The LORD our God is one LORD: And you shall love the LORD your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your might.” (Deuteronomy 6:4-5 AKJV)
God wants our love most of all. He loves us. We should love Him.
Thursday, October 6, 2016
“And why call you me, Lord, Lord, and do not the things which I say?” (Luke 6:46 AKJV)
Saying and doing are two entirely different things. Real Christians do the will of God.
Friday, October 7, 2016
“Give, and it shall be given to you; good measure, pressed down, and shaken together, and running over, shall men give into your bosom. For with the same measure that you mete with it shall be measured to you again.” (Luke 6:38 AKJV)
God is a giver. We should follow His example. We will be blessed if we do.
Saturday, October 8, 2016
“But I say to you which hear, Love your enemies, do good to them which hate you, Bless them that curse you, and pray for them which spitefully use you.” (Luke 6:27-28 AKJV)
These words of Jesus challenge all of us. We must allow Jesus to live His life through us.
Sunday, October 9, 2016
“The wicked are overthrown, and are not: but the house of the righteous shall stand.” (Proverbs 12:7 AKJV)
This is good news. God Wins!
Monday, October 10, 2016
“And he said to them all, If any man will come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross daily, and follow me.” (Luke 9:23 AKJV)
Jesus calls us to be real and committed. He gave His all for us. We should give our all for Him.
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
“For what is a man advantaged, if he gain the whole world, and lose himself, or be cast away?” (Luke 9:25 AKJV)
Your soul is more important than things. Get right with God.
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
“But I will forewarn you whom you shall fear: Fear him, which after he has killed has power to cast into hell; yes, I say to you, Fear him.” (Luke 12:5 AKJV)
The person we should fear is God. Our fate is in His Hands. We must put our faith in His Son Jesus to have eternal life in Heaven.
Thursday, October 13, 2016
“For there is nothing covered, that shall not be revealed; neither hid, that shall not be known. Therefore whatever you have spoken in darkness shall be heard in the light; and that which you have spoken in the ear in closets shall be proclaimed on the housetops.” (Luke 12:2-3 AKJV)
God sees, hears, and knows all. We are accountable to Him.
Friday, October 14, 2016
“And it came to pass, that, as he was praying in a certain place, when he ceased, one of his disciples said to him, Lord, teach us to pray, as John also taught his disciples.” (Luke 11:1 AKJV)
Read verses 2-13 to see Jesus’ instructions. You will be glad you did.
Saturday, October 15, 2016
“For promotion comes neither from the east, nor from the west, nor from the south. But God is the judge: he puts down one, and sets up another.” (Psalms 75:6-7 AKJV)
God is the final scorekeeper of life. Put your faith in Him.
September 11 - October 15, 2016
Sunday, September 11, 2016