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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.

August 16 - September 19, 2020

Sunday, August 16, 2020

“Behold, this was the iniquity of your sister Sodom, pride, fullness of bread, and abundance of idleness was in her and in her daughters, neither did she strengthen the hand of the poor and needy.” (Ezekiel 16:49 AKJV)

This sounds a lot like today. Lord, help us.

Monday, August 17, 2020

“But exhort one another daily, while it is called To day; lest any of you be hardened through the deceitfulness of sin.” (Hebrews 3:13 AKJV)

Let’s don’t let sin harden our hearts. Let’s repent and turn our hearts toward the Lord.

Tuesday, August 18, 2020

“All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness: That the man of God may be perfect, thoroughly furnished to all good works.” (2 Timothy 3:16-17 AKJV)

There is no other book like the Bible. Read it. Believe it. Apply it.

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

“Let us search and try our ways, and turn again to the LORD.” (Lamentations 3:40 AKJV)

When was the last time you had a good spiritual inventory? How about now? Pray.

Thursday, August 20, 2020

“Not by works of righteousness which we have done, but according to his mercy he saved us, by the washing of regeneration, and renewing of the Holy Ghost; Which he shed on us abundantly through Jesus Christ our Savior;” (Titus 3:5-6 AKJV)

We can’t earn our way to Heaven. It is a gift from God. Thank God for His mercy.

Friday, August 21, 2020

“Whoever digs a pit shall fall therein: and he that rolls a stone, it will return on him.” (Proverbs 26:27 AKJV)

Trouble makers make the most trouble for themselves.

Saturday, August 22, 2020

“For the time will come when they will not endure sound doctrine; but after their own lusts shall they heap to themselves teachers, having itching ears;” (2 Timothy 4:3 AKJV)

Do you want to hear the truth or be duped? Opt for the Bible and you will see the truth.

Sunday, August 23, 2020

“Turn you us to you, O LORD, and we shall be turned; renew our days as of old.” (Lamentations 5:21 AKJV)

This is the kind of praying that will get God’s attention and blessing.

Monday, August 24, 2020

“Take heed, brothers, lest there be in any of you an evil heart of unbelief, in departing from the living God.” (Hebrews 3:12 AKJV)

Check your spiritual heart. Are you still trusting the Lord?

Tuesday, August 25, 2020

“He that planted the ear, shall he not hear? he that formed the eye, shall he not see?” (Psalms 94:9 AKJV)

God hears and sees all. Think it over.

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

“Boast not yourself of to morrow; for you know not what a day may bring forth.” (Proverbs 27:1 AKJV)

Go for God today. Tomorrow may never come and then it will be too late.

Thursday, August 27, 2020

“And as it is appointed to men once to die, but after this the judgment: So Christ was once offered to bear the sins of many; and to them that look for him shall he appear the second time without sin to salvation.” (Hebrews 9:27-28 AKJV)

Are you ready to die and face the Judgment? If you are trusting Jesus you are.

Friday, August 28, 2020

“For I have no pleasure in the death of him that dies, said the Lord GOD: why turn yourselves, and live you.” (Ezekiel 18:32 AKJV)

Repent of sin and be saved. The Lord loves you. Give your life to Him.

Saturday, August 29, 2020

“And let us consider one another to provoke to love and to good works: Not forsaking the assembling of ourselves together, as the manner of some is; but exhorting one another: and so much the more, as you see the day approaching.” (Hebrews 10:24-25 AKJV)

Go to church. Enjoy the fellowship with God’s people. We are one day closer to the coming of Jesus.

Sunday, August 30, 2020

“He sent his word, and healed them, and delivered them from their destructions.” (Psalms 107:20 AKJV)

Let God’s Word bring healing to your life. He will honor His Word.

Monday, August 31, 2020

“For if we sin willfully after that we have received the knowledge of the truth, there remains no more sacrifice for sins, But a certain fearful looking for of judgment and fiery indignation, which shall devour the adversaries.” (Hebrews 10:26-27 AKJV)

Don’t take the grace of God for granted. Embrace it and love the Lord.

Tuesday, September 1, 2020

“The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom: a good understanding have all they that do his commandments: his praise endures for ever.” (Psalms 111:10 AKJV)

Be smart. Be wise. Honor the Lord. He will guide you. He knows the future.

Wednesday, September 2, 2020

“It is a fearful thing to fall into the hands of the living God.” (Hebrews 10:31 AKJV)

We are all accountable to holy God. Throw yourself on the mercy of God while you still have time to do it.

Thursday, September 3, 2020

“Daniel answered and said, Blessed be the name of God for ever and ever: for wisdom and might are his:” (Daniel 2:20 AKJV)

Amen! We can depend on God. He is everything we need.

Friday, September 4, 2020

“If any of you lack wisdom, let him ask of God, that gives to all men liberally, and upbraides not; and it shall be given him.” (James 1:5 AKJV)

Save yourself some trouble. Ask God first. He has the answers you need.

Saturday, September 5, 2020

“From the rising of the sun to the going down of the same the LORD’s name is to be praised.” (Psalms 113:3 AKJV)

God is worthy to be praised. He is the creator and sustainer of the universe.

Sunday, September 6, 2020

“Why seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which does so easily beset us, and let us run with patience the race that is set before us,” (Hebrews 12:1 AKJV)

Others have left us a Godly heritage. Let’s not let them down.

Monday, September 7, 2020

“Looking to Jesus the author and finisher of our faith; who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross, despising the shame, and is set down at the right hand of the throne of God.” (Hebrews 12:2 AKJV)

Keep your eyes on Jesus. He is our Savior and Lord. He will take care of us.

Tuesday, September 8, 2020

“For ever, O LORD, your word is settled in heaven.” (Psalms 119:89 AKJV)

God’s Word is eternal. He and it never change.

Wednesday, September 9, 2020

“Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and comes down from the Father of lights, with whom is no ficklenss, neither shadow of turning.” (James 1:17 AKJV)

God is good. Count on it. He will take care of you.

Thursday, September 10, 2020

“Unless your law had been my delights, I should then have perished in my affliction.” (Psalms 119:92 AKJV)

The Lord and His Word will see you through the difficult times. Trust Him.

Friday, September 11, 2020

“Why, my beloved brothers, let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath: For the wrath of man works not the righteousness of God.” (James 1:19-20 AKJV)

Don’t be impulsive. Wait on the Lord. Follow the wisdom written above.

Saturday, September 12, 2020

“I love the LORD, because he has heard my voice and my supplications. Because he has inclined his ear to me, therefore will I call on him as long as I live.” (Psalms 116:1-2 AKJV)

God answers prayer. Tell Him all about it.

Sunday, September 13, 2020

“Even so faith, if it has not works, is dead, being alone.” (James 2:17 AKJV)

Real faith affects real living. Are you for real as a Christian?

Monday, September 14, 2020

“Your word is a lamp to my feet, and a light to my path.” (Psalms 119:105 AKJV)

You don’t have to be in the dark about life. Let the Lord and His Word guide you.

Tuesday, September 15, 2020

“For the prophecy came not in old time by the will of man: but holy men of God spoke as they were moved by the Holy Ghost.” (2 Peter 1:21 AKJV)

The Bible is the inspired Word of God. There is no other book like it.

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

“A new heart also will I give you, and a new spirit will I put within you: and I will take away the stony heart out of your flesh, and I will give you an heart of flesh. And I will put my spirit within you, and cause you to walk in my statutes, and you shall keep my judgments, and do them.” (Ezekiel 36:26-27 AKJV)

God can and will give you a new heart and a new start. Surrender your life to Him now.

Thursday, September 17, 2020

“Jesus Christ the same yesterday, and to day, and for ever.” (Hebrews 13:8 AKJV)

Amen! He is wonderful and we can depend on Him. Thank you, Jesus.

Friday, September 18, 2020

“What shall I render to the LORD for all his benefits toward me?” (Psalms 116:12 AKJV)

The Lord had done so much for us. Shouldn’t we seek to be a blessing to Him?

Saturday, September 19, 2020

“Dearly beloved, I beseech you as strangers and pilgrims, abstain from fleshly lusts, which war against the soul;” (1 Peter 2:11 AKJV)

God’s people should be a holy people. Let others see Jesus in us.

 

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.

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