November 5 - December 9, 2017

Sunday, November 5, 2017
“As for God, his way is perfect: the word of the LORD is tried: he is a buckler to all those that trust in him.” (Psalms 18:30 AKJV)

We can depend on God and His Word.

Monday, November 6, 2017
“And when he had sent the multitudes away, he went up into a mountain apart to pray: and when the evening was come, he was there alone.” (Matthew 14:23 AKJV)

If Jesus prayed, so should we. Take time to pray. Do it now.
 
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
“And he said, Come. And when Peter was come down out of the ship, he walked on the water, to go to Jesus. But when he saw the wind boisterous, he was afraid; and beginning to sink, he cried, saying, Lord, save me.” (Matthew 14:29-30 AKJV)

God can do great things if we will just but keep our eyes on Him. He will even help us when we fall short.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017
“Then they that were in the ship came and worshipped him, saying, Of a truth you are the Son of God.” (Matthew 14:33 AKJV)

The disciples got it right. So should we.

Thursday, November 9, 2017
“This people draws near to me with their mouth, and honors me with their lips; but their heart is far from me.” (Matthew 15:8 AKJV)

Don’t just go through the motions. Be real. Love the Lord from the heart.

Friday, November 10, 2017
“Not that which goes into the mouth defiles a man; but that which comes out of the mouth, this defiles a man.” (Matthew 15:11 AKJV)

This truth needs to capture our attention. Words can hurt and they can heal. What words have you been speaking?
 
Saturday, November 11, 2017
“The heavens declare the glory of God; and the firmament shows his handiwork.” (Psalms 19:1 AKJV)

All of creation is shouting that God is. Let’s join in and praise the Lord.
 
Sunday, November 12, 2017
“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 your Bible. It pays great dividends.

Monday, November 13, 2017
“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 great prayer. Let’s live with this thought in mind.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017
“Some trust in chariots, and some in horses: but we will remember the name of the LORD our God.” (Psalms 20:7 AKJV)

Trust God. You can depend on Him.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
“Keep your heart with all diligence; for out of it are the issues of life. Put away from you a fraudulent mouth, and perverse lips put far from you.” (Proverbs 4:23-24 AKJV)

Guard your heart and your mouth. You will be glad you did.

Thursday, November 16, 2017
“And Simon Peter answered and said, You are the Christ, the Son of the living God.” (Matthew 16:16 AKJV)

Have you made this wonderful discovery? Jesus is Lord!

Friday, November 17, 2017
“Then said Jesus to his disciples, If any man will come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow me.” (Matthew 16:24 AKJV)

Being a follower of Jesus means commitment to Jesus.
 
Saturday, November 18, 2017
“For what is a man profited, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul? or what shall a man give in exchange for his soul?” (Matthew 16:26 AKJV)

There is nothing more important than the soul of a person. Jesus said so.

Sunday, November 19, 2017
“While he yet spoke, behold, a bright cloud overshadowed them: and behold a voice out of the cloud, which said, This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased; hear you him.” (Matthew 17:5 AKJV)

We too should take time to hear the Lord Jesus. Take time to read the Gospels.
 
Monday, November 20, 2017
“And while they stayed in Galilee, Jesus said to them, The Son of man shall be betrayed into the hands of men: And they shall kill him, and the third day he shall be raised again. And they were exceeding sorry.” (Matthew 17:22-23 AKJV)

Jesus predicted His death and resurrection. Jesus is Lord!

Tuesday, November 21, 2017
“And Jesus called a little child to him, and set him in the middle of them, And said, Truly I say to you, Except you be converted, and become as little children, you shall not enter into the kingdom of heaven.” (Matthew 18:2-3 AKJV)

Humility is important for a person to become a child of God. Have you humbled yourself before the Lord?

Wednesday, November 22, 2017
“But whoever shall offend one of these little ones which believe in me, it were better for him that a millstone were hanged about his neck, and that he were drowned in the depth of the sea.” (Matthew 18:6 AKJV)

Don’t stand between a child and God. Let the children come to the Lord. 

Thursday, November 23, 2017
“Why if your hand or your foot offend you, cut them off, and cast them from you: it is better for you to enter into life halt or maimed, rather than having two hands or two feet to be cast into everlasting fire.” (Matthew 18:8 AKJV)

Hell is a terrible eternal place. Jesus came to save us from Hell. Put your faith in Him.

Friday, November 24, 2017
“For the Son of man is come to save that which was lost.” (Matthew 18:11 AKJV)

We are lost without the Lord. He came to bring us back to Himself. He loves you.

Saturday, November 25, 2017
“For where two or three are gathered together in my name, there am I in the middle of them.” (Matthew 18:20 AKJV)

This is one reason we should be in church with other believers. Be in church this Sunday.
 
Sunday, November 26, 2017
“Then came Peter to him, and said, Lord, how oft shall my brother sin against me, and I forgive him? till seven times? Jesus said to him, I say not to you, Until seven times: but, Until seventy times seven.” (Matthew 18:21-22 AKJV)

We have been forgiven. We should forgive.
 
Monday, November 27, 2017
“Why they are no more two, but one flesh. What therefore God has joined together, let not man put asunder.” (Matthew 19:6 AKJV)

Marriage is God’s plan. Stay married.

Tuesday, November 28, 2017
“The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want.” (Psalms 23:1 AKJV)

When we have the Lord, we have all that we need.

Wednesday, November 29, 2017
“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)

No one can comfort like God can in the most difficult of times.

Thursday, November 30, 2017
“And in very deed for this cause have I raised you up, for to show in you my power; and that my name may be declared throughout all the earth.” (Exodus 9:16 AKJV)

God is on the throne and He has a plan. God Wins!

Friday, December 1, 2017
“But Jesus said, Suffer little children, and forbid them not, to come to me: for of such is the kingdom of heaven.” (Matthew 19:14 AKJV)

Be in church this Sunday with your children. You and they will be blessed.

Saturday, December 2, 2017
“But Jesus beheld them, and said to them, With men this is impossible; but with God all things are possible.” (Matthew 19:26 AKJV)

God can do great things because He is the great God of the universe.

Sunday, December 3, 2017
“The earth is the LORD’s, and the fullness thereof; the world, and they that dwell therein.” (Psalms 24:1 AKJV)

The Lord is the creator and sustainer of the universe. We should worship Him and Him alone.

Monday, December 4, 2017
“But it shall not be so among you: but whoever will be great among you, let him be your minister;” (Matthew 20:26 AKJV)

Greatness is being a servant in God’s eyes.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017
“And Moses said to the people, Fear you not, stand still, and see the salvation of the LORD, which he will show to you to day: for the Egyptians whom you have seen to day, you shall see them again no more for ever.” (Exodus 14:13 AKJV)

God will take care of His own. Have faith in God.

Wednesday, December 6, 2017
“For John came to you in the way of righteousness, and you believed him not: but the publicans and the harlots believed him: and you, when you had seen it, repented not afterward, that you might believe him.” (Matthew 21:32 AKJV)

It is sometimes surprising to see who is most receptive to message of God.
 
Thursday, December 7, 2017
“I am the God of Abraham, and the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob? God is not the God of the dead, but of the living.” (Matthew 22:32 AKJV)

Christians believe in Jesus and the resurrection to eternal life in Heaven.

Friday, December 8, 2017
“The LORD is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? the LORD is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?” (Psalms 27:1 AKJV)

Amen! Do you have that kind of faith in the Lord?

Saturday, December 9, 2017
“Wait on the LORD: be of good courage, and he shall strengthen your heart: wait, I say, on the LORD.” (Psalms 27:14 AKJV)

Be patient. God is at work.

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