Sunday October 16, 2016
“And Jesus said to him, No man, having put his hand to the plough, and looking back, is fit for the kingdom of God.” (Luke 9:62 AKJV)
A call to follow Jesus is a lifetime of commitment to Him.
Monday, October 17, 2016
“For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also.” (Luke 12:34 AKJV)
Who or what is the treasure of your life? Your heart will give you the answer.
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
“Also I say to you, Whoever shall confess me before men, him shall the Son of man also confess before the angels of God: But he that denies me before men shall be denied before the angels of God.” (Luke 12:8-9 AKJV)
Christians are not ashamed of Jesus. We gladly profess Him before men.
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
“And he said to them, Take heed, and beware of covetousness: for a man’s life consists not in the abundance of the things which he possesses.” (Luke 12:15 AKJV)
Greed is not good. Guard your heart.
Thursday, October 20, 2016
“Remember the days of old, consider the years of many generations: ask your father, and he will show you; your elders, and they will tell you.” (Deuteronomy 32:7 AKJV)
We can learn a lot from those who have walked with God for many years. Take time to listen.
Friday, October 21, 2016
“Be strong and of a good courage, fear not, nor be afraid of them: for the LORD your God, he it is that does go with you; he will not fail you, nor forsake you.” (Deuteronomy 31:6 AKJV)
You can depend on God. He will never forsake His own.
Saturday, October 22, 2016
“So I gave them up to their own hearts’ lust: and they walked in their own counsels.” (Psalms 81:12 AKJV)
If you keep saying no to God you may not have Him to guide you. That is a scary thought.
Sunday, October 23, 2016
“And whoever does not bear his cross, and come after me, cannot be my disciple.” (Luke 14:27 AKJV)
Jesus calls for commitment. Are you a follower of Jesus?
Monday, October 24, 2016
“The righteous is more excellent than his neighbor: but the way of the wicked seduces them.” (Proverbs 12:26 AKJV)
Who are your friends, the righteous or the wicked? Your friends do make a difference.
Tuesday, October 25, 2016
“This book of the law shall not depart out of your mouth; but you shall meditate therein day and night, that you may observe to do according to all that is written therein: for then you shall make your way prosperous, and then you shall have good success.” (Joshua 1:8 AKJV)
Take time to read your Bible. It is time well spent.
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
“I tell you, No: but, except you repent, you shall all likewise perish.” (Luke 13:3 AKJV)
We must not only confess our sins to God, we must turn away from them.
Thursday, October 27, 2016
“No servant can serve two masters: for either he will hate the one, and love the other; or else he will hold to the one, and despise the other. You cannot serve God and mammon.” (Luke 16:13 AKJV)
We must choose. Which will it be?
Friday, October 28, 2016
“Then he said, I pray you therefore, father, that you would send him to my father’s house: For I have five brothers; that he may testify to them, lest they also come into this place of torment.” (Luke 16:27-28 AKJV)
Hell is a real place. Jesus said so. Give your life to Jesus so that you can go to Heaven. Repent of sin and follow Him.
Saturday, October 29, 2016
“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.” (Psalms 84:11 AKJV)
Walk with God. He looks out for His own.
Sunday, October 30, 2016
“Remember Lot’s wife.” (Luke 17:32 AKJV)
She looked back to the sin of the world and lost her life. Sin seeks to kill and destroy.
Monday, October 31, 2016
“And Jesus answering said, Were there not ten cleansed? but where are the nine?” (Luke 17:17 AKJV)
Only one man out of ten came back to thank Jesus. Are you taking time to thank the Lord?
Tuesday, November 1, 2016
“For the Son of man is come to seek and to save that which was lost.” (Luke 19:10 AKJV)
Do you feel lost and forsaken? Jesus can help you. Pray and seek Him.
Wednesday, November 2, 2016
“For you are great, and do wondrous things: you are God alone.” (Psalms 86:10 AKJV)
I will say amen to that. God is great and God is good.
Thursday, November 3, 2016
“Will you not revive us again: that your people may rejoice in you?” (Psalms 85:6 AKJV)
We need this kind of praying in our day. We need God. Lord, send a revival.
Friday, November 4, 2016
“And the publican, standing afar off, would not lift up so much as his eyes to heaven, but smote on his breast, saying, God be merciful to me a sinner.” (Luke 18:13 AKJV)
God hears this kind of praying. Humility captures the heart of God.
Saturday, November 5, 2016
“Saying to them, It is written, My house is the house of prayer: but you have made it a den of thieves.” (Luke 19:46 AKJV)
Be in church. Pray at church. It will make a difference in your life.
Sunday, November 6, 2016
“Justice and judgment are the habitation of your throne: mercy and truth shall go before your face.” (Psalms 89:14 AKJV)
God is holy in justice and mercy. He will always do what is right.
Monday, November 7, 2016
“For who in the heaven can be compared to the LORD? who among the sons of the mighty can be likened to the LORD? God is greatly to be feared in the assembly of the saints, and to be had in reverence of all them that are about him.” (Psalms 89:6-7 AKJV)
There is no one like the Lord. Worship Him and Him alone.
Tuesday, November 8, 2016
“He that planted the ear, shall he not hear? he that formed the eye, shall he not see?” (Psalms 94:9 AKJV)
God hears. God sees. God knows. Does He like what He is seeing in us?
Wednesday, November 9, 2016
“And when he was at the place, he said to them, Pray that you enter not into temptation.” (Luke 22:40 AKJV)
Take time to pray. It will help you to overcome temptation.
Thursday, November 10, 2016
“He that spares his rod hates his son: but he that loves him chastens him betimes.” (Proverbs 13:24 AKJV)
Loving discipline takes time. Take the time to love your children. It will pay great dividends.
Friday, November 11, 2016
“And if it seem evil to you to serve the LORD, choose you this day whom you will serve; whether the gods which your fathers served that were on the other side of the flood, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land you dwell: but as for me and my house, we will serve the LORD.” (Joshua 24:15 AKJV)
Our world needs more men who will make this kind of commitment to God. This would change the world more than anything.
Saturday, November 12, 2016
“And Peter went out, and wept bitterly.” (Luke 22:62 AKJV)
Peter was broken for his sin. We are missing this element in our world today.
Sunday, November 13, 2016
“And as they were afraid, and bowed down their faces to the earth, they said to them, Why seek you the living among the dead? He is not here, but is risen: remember how he spoke to you when he was yet in Galilee,” (Luke 24:5-6 AKJV)
Jesus is alive. He is Lord. Follow Him.
Monday, November 14, 2016
“As far as the east is from the west, so far has he removed our transgressions from us.” (Psalms 103:12 AKJV)
God will forgive if we repent and forsake our sin.
Tuesday, November 15, 2016
“The next day John sees Jesus coming to him, and said, Behold the Lamb of God, which takes away the sin of the world.” (John 1:29 AKJV)
Jesus can take away your sin too. He can give you a brand new life.
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
“Jesus answered and said to him, Truly, truly, I say to you, Except a man be born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God.” (John 3:3 AKJV)
The only way to Heaven is to be born again. Have you been born again? Give your life to Jesus and you will become a child of God and Heaven will be your home.
Thursday, November 17, 2016
“For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.” (John 3:16 AKJV)
God loves you too. Jesus died for your sins and He will be your Lord and Savior if you commit your life to Him.
Friday, November 18, 2016
“He that believes on the Son has everlasting life: and he that believes not the Son shall not see life; but the wrath of God stays on him.” (John 3:36 AKJV)
What choice have you made? Your decision will determine your eternity.
Saturday, November 19, 2016
“He must increase, but I must decrease.” (John 3:30 AKJV)
These words of John the Baptist should be the example we follow as we follow Jesus.
October 16 - November 19, 2016
Sunday October 16, 2016