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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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    The first need of every person is to have a personal relationship with Jesus. Read this article to learn how to experience His love for the very first time. Join us at Highland Baptist Church of West Monroe and we will gladly share more.
     
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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.

April 18 - May 22, 2021

Sunday, April 18, 2021

“Truly I say to you, Whoever shall not receive the kingdom of God as a little child shall in no wise enter therein.” (Luke 18:17 AKJV)

What does this mean? It means that we recognize the Lord as our authority in all matters if we want to be a part of His Kingdom.

Monday, April 19, 2021

“He that walks with wise men shall be wise: but a companion of fools shall be destroyed.” (Proverbs 13:20 AKJV)

Who are your friends?

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

“For the Son of man is come to seek and to save that which was lost.” (Luke 19:10 AKJV)

Have you lost your way? Jesus can help you. Pray.

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

“Evil pursues sinners: but to the righteous good shall be repaid.” (Proverbs 13:21 AKJV)

We reap what we sow. What harvest are you expecting?

Thursday, April 22, 2021

“For he is not a God of the dead, but of the living: for all live to him.” (Luke 20:38 AKJV)

God is the giver of abundant life and eternal life. Have you committed your life to Him?

Friday, April 23, 2021

“Before the mountains were brought forth, or ever you had formed the earth and the world, even from everlasting to everlasting, you are God.” (Psalms 90:2 AKJV)

God is eternal. We are accountable to Him. Are you ready to meet the Lord?

Saturday, April 24, 2021

“And he said, Of a truth I say to you, that this poor widow has cast in more than they all: For all these have of their abundance cast in to the offerings of God: but she of her penury has cast in all the living that she had.” (Luke 21:3-4 AKJV)

It’s not how much we give but how much we keep that might be of the utmost value in the eyes of God.

  

Sunday, April 25, 2021

“A good man leaves an inheritance to his children’s children: and the wealth of the sinner is laid up for the just.” (Proverbs 13:22 AKJV)

Let’s be good stewards of what God has given us.

Monday, April 26, 2021

“And you shall be hated of all men for my name’s sake.” (Luke 21:17 AKJV)

We might need to keep these words in mind as we follow Jesus.

Tuesday, April 27, 2021

“He that spares his rod hates his son: but he that loves him chastens him betimes.” (Proverbs 13:24 AKJV)

Loving consistent discipline is what every child needs.

Wednesday, April 28, 2021

“And then shall they see the Son of man coming in a cloud with power and great glory.” (Luke 21:27 AKJV)

Jesus is coming back. Get ready.

Thursday, April 29, 2021

“And also all that generation were gathered to their fathers: and there arose another generation after them, which knew not the LORD, nor yet the works which he had done for Israel.” (Judges 2:10 AKJV)

We are always just one generation away from people not knowing about the Lord. Teach your children about Him.

Friday, April 30, 2021

“Heaven and earth shall pass away: but my words shall not pass away.” (Luke 21:33 AKJV)

These words of Jesus are powerful and true.

Saturday, May 1, 2021

“Go from the presence of a foolish man, when you perceive not in him the lips of knowledge.” (Proverbs 14:7 AKJV)

Save yourself some grief. Follow the wisdom above.

Sunday, May 2, 2021

“And when he was at the place, he said to them, Pray that you enter not into temptation.” (Luke 22:40 AKJV)

This prayer could go a long way in keeping us out of trouble. Pray!

Monday, May 3, 2021

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

Life goes by in a hurry and it is also fragile. Make today count.

Tuesday, May 4, 2021

“And the Lord turned, and looked on Peter. And Peter remembered the word of the Lord, how he had said to him, Before the cock crow, you shall deny me thrice. And Peter went out, and wept bitterly.” (Luke 22:61-62 AKJV)

We too should be saddened by our disobedience to the Lord Jesus who gave His life for us.

Wednesday, May 5, 2021

“There is a way which seems right to a man, but the end thereof are the ways of death.” (Proverbs 14:12 AKJV)

We can be sincerely wrong. This is why we need to listen to the Lord and obey Him.

Thursday, May 6, 2021

“Then said Jesus, Father, forgive them; for they know not what they do. And they parted his raiment, and cast lots.” (Luke 23:34 AKJV)

Jesus will forgive us too. Let’s repent and ask for His forgiveness and cleansing.

Friday, May 7, 2021

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

The Lord sees and hears all. Is He pleased with us?

Saturday, May 8, 2021

“And Jesus said to him, Truly I say to you, To day shall you be with me in paradise.” (Luke 23:43 AKJV)

Followers of Jesus need not fear death. Heaven is our eternal home. Praise the Lord!

Sunday, May 9, 2021

“In the multitude of my thoughts within me your comforts delight my soul.” (Psalms 94:19 AKJV)

Stressed out? Tell the Lord about it. He can bring peace and comfort.

Monday, May 10, 2021

“He is not here, but is risen: remember how he spoke to you when he was yet in Galilee, Saying, The Son of man must be delivered into the hands of sinful men, and be crucified, and the third day rise again.” (Luke 24:6-7 AKJV)

Jesus said He would rise from the dead and He did. Jesus is Lord!

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

“Give to the LORD, O you kindreds of the people, give to the LORD glory and strength. Give to the LORD the glory due to his name: bring an offering, and come into his courts.” (Psalms 96:7-8 AKJV)

God deserves all the glory. Let’s give Him our best.

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

“And said to them, Thus it is written, and thus it behooved Christ to suffer, and to rise from the dead the third day: And that repentance and remission of sins should be preached in his name among all nations, beginning at Jerusalem.” (Luke 24:46-47 AKJV)

Jesus died and arose from the dead to give us eternal life. We must repent of sin and receive His forgiveness to go to Heaven.

Thursday, May 13, 2021

“Before the LORD: for he comes, for he comes to judge the earth: he shall judge the world with righteousness, and the people with his truth.” (Psalms 96:13 AKJV)

The Day of Judgment is coming and we won’t be judged by our peers. We will face the Lord. Are you ready?

Friday, May 14, 2021

“In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.” (John 1:1 AKJV)

The Word is Jesus and He is God. He is the second person of the holy Trinity.

Saturday, May 15, 2021

“Rejoice in the LORD, you righteous; and give thanks at the remembrance of his holiness.” (Psalms 97:12 AKJV)

The people of God have much for which to be grateful. Let’s rejoice in the Lord.

Sunday, May 16, 2021

“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)

Many of us have memorized this verse. Who taught you? Are you teaching others?

Monday, May 17, 2021

“Serve the LORD with gladness: come before his presence with singing. 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.” (Psalms 100:2-3 AKJV)

It is wonderful to serve the Lord who made us and saved us. Serve Him gladly.

Tuesday, May 18, 2021

“But as many as received him, to them gave he power to become the sons of God, even to them that believe on his name:” (John 1:12 AKJV)

Have you received Jesus as your Lord and Savior? Commit your life to Him now. He loves you.

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

“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)

Only Jesus can take away our sin and its penalty. Everyone needs Jesus.

Thursday, May 20, 2021

“I will set no wicked thing before my eyes: I hate the work of them that turn aside; it shall not stick to me.” (Psalms 101:3 AKJV)

This is a good idea for all of us. Let’s love God and hate evil.

Friday, May 21, 2021

“But whoever drinks of the water that I shall give him shall never thirst; but the water that I shall give him shall be in him a well of water springing up into everlasting life.” (John 4:14 AKJV)

Jesus can give the abundant life that the world cannot give. Look to Him and trust Him.

Saturday, May 22, 2021

“A wise man fears, and departs from evil: but the fool rages, and is confident.” (Proverbs 14:16 AKJV)

Are you wise or foolish? Read the verse above and see.

 

March 14 - April 17, 2021

Sunday, March 14, 2021

“Seek you the LORD, all you meek of the earth, which have worked his judgment; seek righteousness, seek meekness: it may be you shall be hid in the day of the LORD’s anger.” (Zephaniah 2:3 AKJV)

Have you taken time to seek the Lord? We all need Him.

Monday, March 15, 2021

“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)

Real Christians are not afraid or ashamed to be identified with Jesus. Are you for real?

Tuesday, March 16, 2021

“And I will restore to you the years that the locust has eaten, the cankerworm, and the caterpillar, and the palmerworm, my great army which I sent among you.” (Joel 2:25 AKJV)

God can make up for lost time and opportunities. Give Him control of your life beginning right now.

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

“And he said, This will I do: I will pull down my barns, and build greater; and there will I bestow all my fruits and my goods.” (Luke 12:18 AKJV)

Sounds good but things don’t last. Don’t let things run your life. Give your life to the Lord and for the Lord.

Thursday, March 18, 2021

“The LORD your God in the middle of you is mighty; he will save, he will rejoice over you with joy; he will rest in his love, he will joy over you with singing.” (Zephaniah 3:17 AKJV)

It is good to be in God’s Hands. He can give us what the world cannot give us.

Friday, March 19, 2021

“And I will say to my soul, Soul, you have much goods laid up for many years; take your ease, eat, drink, and be merry. But God said to him, You fool, this night your soul shall be required of you: then whose shall those things be, which you have provided?” (Luke 12:19-20 AKJV)

Don’t be fooled. Get ready to meet the Lord. It could be any day.

Saturday, March 20, 2021

“They remembered not his hand, nor the day when he delivered them from the enemy.” (Psalms 78:42 AKJV)

Let’s don’t forget God’s faithfulness to us. Let’s count our blessings.

Sunday, March 21, 2021

“If then God so clothe the grass, which is to day in the field, and to morrow is cast into the oven; how much more will he clothe you, O you of little faith?” (Luke 12:28 AKJV)

What a wonderful truth! Praise the Lord!

Monday, March 22, 2021

“And it shall come to pass afterward, that I will pour out my spirit on all flesh; and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, your old men shall dream dreams, your young men shall see visions:” (Joel 2:28 AKJV)

God is still pouring His Holy Spirit out on His people. May the Lord anoint all of us for His service.

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

“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)

We can depend on the Lord. Walk in faith because God is faithful.

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

“For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also.” (Luke 12:34 AKJV)

Our money can tell us what we truly treasure. How are you spending yours?

Thursday, March 25, 2021

“Be you therefore ready also: for the Son of man comes at an hour when you think not.” (Luke 12:40 AKJV)

Are you ready? Jesus may be coming sooner than you think.

Friday, March 26, 2021

“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)

Read and reflect on God’s Word. It will bless you.

Saturday, March 27, 2021

“I tell you, No: but, except you repent, you shall all likewise perish.” (Luke 13:3 AKJV)

To follow Jesus we must turn away from sin. If we choose to not obey, Hell awaits.

Sunday, March 28, 2021

“Help us, O God of our salvation, for the glory of your name: and deliver us, and purge away our sins, for your name’s sake.” (Psalms 79:9 AKJV)

This is good and healthy praying. Take time to pray.

Monday, March 29, 2021

“For whoever exalts himself shall be abased; and he that humbles himself shall be exalted.” (Luke 14:11 AKJV)

Humility is better than pride.

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

“And as soon as we had heard these things, our hearts did melt, neither did there remain any more courage in any man, because of you: for the LORD your God, he is God in heaven above, and in earth beneath.” (Joshua 2:11 AKJV)

Amen! There is no one like our God. He is Lord!

Wednesday, March 31, 2021

“So likewise, whoever he be of you that forsakes not all that he has, he cannot be my disciple.” (Luke 14:33 AKJV)

Jesus wants and demands all of us. He gave His all for us. We should do the same.

Thursday, April 1, 2021

“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)

This is how real followers of the Lord feel. Does this describe you?

Friday, April 2, 2021

“Likewise, I say to you, there is joy in the presence of the angels of God over one sinner that repents.” (Luke 15:10 AKJV)

Let’s make Heaven happy. Let’s have a repentant heart.

Saturday, April 3, 2021

“And Joshua said to the people, Sanctify yourselves: for to morrow the LORD will do wonders among you.” (Joshua 3:5 AKJV)

Get ready. Prepare. God wants to work in you and me also.

Sunday, April 4, 2021

“Nevertheless my brothers that went up with me made the heart of the people melt: but I wholly followed the LORD my God.” (Joshua 14:8 AKJV)

May we have a heart like Caleb that wholly followed the Lord.

Monday, April 5, 2021

“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)

Is the Lord Jesus your master? He demands full allegiance. He died for us. We should live for Him.

Tuesday, April 6, 2021

“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)

Oh how we need men like Joshua today in our world. Help us Lord.

Wednesday, April 7, 2021

“And beside all this, between us and you there is a great gulf fixed: so that they which would pass from hence to you cannot; neither can they pass to us, that would come from there.” (Luke 16:26 AKJV)

There is no second chance to come to the Lord after you are dead. You must choose now before it is too late.

Thursday, April 8, 2021

“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)

It is a blessing to be a child of God. Do you know Him? If not, commit your all to Him today.

Friday, April 9, 2021

“And he said to him, If they hear not Moses and the prophets, neither will they be persuaded, though one rose from the dead.” (Luke 16:31 AKJV)

Don’t take the Word of God lightly. The Holy Spirit wrote it to point us to Jesus, the Savior.

Saturday, April 10, 2021

“He that keeps his mouth keeps his life: but he that opens wide his lips shall have destruction.” (Proverbs 13:3 AKJV)

Think before you speak. It will save you a lot of grief.

Sunday, April 11, 2021

“So likewise you, when you shall have done all those things which are commanded you, say, We are unprofitable servants: we have done that which was our duty to do.” (Luke 17:10 AKJV)

This is the kind of attitude that all of us should have as children of the Lord. It is a privilege to serve.

Monday, April 12, 2021

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

All of us should pray a prayer like this. We need revival and we need the Lord.

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

“And Jesus answering said, Were there not ten cleansed? but where are the nine? There are not found that returned to give glory to God, save this stranger.” (Luke 17:17-18 AKJV)

We are sorely lacking in gratitude in our culture. Let’s thank the Lord for all His goodness to us.

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

“There is that makes himself rich, yet has nothing: there is that makes himself poor, yet has great riches.” (Proverbs 13:7 AKJV)

Giving is what makes a person truly rich. Be a giver.

Thursday, April 15, 2021

“And he spoke a parable to them to this end, that men ought always to pray, and not to faint;” (Luke 18:1 AKJV)

Keep praying. God is listening.

Friday, April 16, 2021

“Whoever despises the word shall be destroyed: but he that fears the commandment shall be rewarded. The law of the wise is a fountain of life, to depart from the snares of death.” (Proverbs 13:13-14 AKJV)

Read the Bible. Believe the Bible. Obey the Bible. You will be glad you did.

Saturday, April 17, 2021

“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. Let’s pray from the heart with true humility.

February 7 - March 13, 2021

Sunday, February 7, 2021

“And you shall teach them your children, speaking of them when you sit in your house, and when you walk by the way, when you lie down, and when you rise up.” (Deuteronomy 11:19 AKJV)

Pass the faith along to your children and grandchildren. They need to know the Lord too.

Monday, February 8, 2021

“And whoever shall offend one of these little ones that believe in me, it is better for him that a millstone were hanged about his neck, and he were cast into the sea.” (Mark 9:42 AKJV)

Jesus warns us not to get in the way of children coming to Him. Let’s point our families to the Lord.

Tuesday, February 9, 2021

“The wicked are overthrown, and are not: but the house of the righteous shall stand.” (Proverbs 12:7 AKJV)

God has the final say on all of us. Let’s seek to be righteous.

Wednesday, February 10, 2021

“And if your eye offend you, pluck it out: it is better for you to enter into the kingdom of God with one eye, than having two eyes to be cast into hell fire:” (Mark 9:47 AKJV)

Hell is for real and Jesus said it is to be avoided at all cost. Trust Jesus. He is the only way to Heaven.

Thursday, February 11, 2021

“Until I went into the sanctuary of God; then understood I their end.” (Psalms 73:17 AKJV)

We can get a lot of wisdom by being in the house of the Lord when the Word of God is being preached.

Friday, February 12, 2021

“But from the beginning of the creation God made them male and female.” (Mark 10:6 AKJV)

It’s not that hard. God made us one or the other.

Saturday, February 13, 2021

“My flesh and my heart fails: but God is the strength of my heart, and my portion for ever.” (Psalms 73:26 AKJV)

The Lord can give us the strength we need. Pray. He is listening.

Sunday, February 14, 2021

“For this cause shall a man leave his father and mother, and join to his wife; And they two shall be one flesh: so then they are no more two, but one flesh. What therefore God has joined together, let not man put asunder.” (Mark 10:7-9 AKJV)

The key to civil society is a functioning family. God made the plan. Let’s abide by it.

Monday, February 15, 2021

“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 still on the throne. He has the final say.

Tuesday, February 16, 2021

“But when Jesus saw it, he was much displeased, and said to them, Suffer the little children to come to me, and forbid them not: for of such is the kingdom of God.” (Mark 10:14 AKJV)

Bringing children to Jesus is the best thing we can do for them. He loves them and will bless them.

Wednesday, February 17, 2021

“The way of a fool is right in his own eyes: but he that listens to counsel is wise.” (Proverbs 12:15 AKJV)

None of us has all the answers. Let’s seek Godly counsel from Godly people.

Thursday, February 18, 2021

“And Jesus looked round about, and said to his disciples, How hardly shall they that have riches enter into the kingdom of God!” (Mark 10:23 AKJV)

Prosperity can sometimes block our relationship with the Lord. Let’s depend on Him and not riches.

Friday, February 19, 2021

“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 12:30-31 AKJV)

Love is the key. Jesus set the example and gave the instructions.

Saturday, February 20, 2021

“Multitudes, multitudes in the valley of decision: for the day of the LORD is near in the valley of decision.” (Joel 3:14 AKJV)

Are you one of the ones in the valley of decision? Decide to follow Jesus. You will be glad you did.

Sunday, February 21, 2021

“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)

Let’s ask the Lord the same. We need to know how to truly pray as He did.

Monday, February 22, 2021

“Neither their silver nor their gold shall be able to deliver them in the day of the LORD’s wrath; but the whole land shall be devoured by the fire of his jealousy: for he shall make even a speedy riddance of all them that dwell in the land.” (Zephaniah 1:18 AKJV)

Money will do no good on the Day of Judgment. What we need is the righteousness of God in our lives. Jesus can make us right. Turn to Him and pray.

Tuesday, February 23, 2021

“And I say to you, Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and you shall find; knock, and it shall be opened to you.” (Luke 11:9 AKJV)

Prayer is God’s invitation to us to join Him in His will. He knows what is best.

Wednesday, February 24, 2021

“Now therefore thus said the LORD of hosts; Consider your ways.” (Haggai 1:5 AKJV)

Let’s allow the Lord do a personal inventory of our lives and behavior. He can make life better.

Thursday, February 25, 2021

“If you then, being evil, know how to give good gifts to your children: how much more shall your heavenly Father give the Holy Spirit to them that ask him?” (Luke 11:13 AKJV)

God is a good giver and a great giver. He cares about you.

Friday, February 26, 2021

“The LORD is good, a strong hold in the day of trouble; and he knows them that trust in him.” (Nahum 1:7 AKJV)

It is good to be in God’s Hands. He can give us what the world cannot. Give your troubles over to the Lord.

Saturday, February 27, 2021

“He that is not with me is against me: and he that gathers not with me scatters.” (Luke 11:23 AKJV)

There is no middle ground with the Lord. Are you on His side?

Sunday, February 28, 2021

“There is that speaks like the piercings of a sword: but the tongue of the wise is health.” (Proverbs 12:18 AKJV)

Do our words hurt or heal? Think it over.

Monday, March 1, 2021

“The silver is mine, and the gold is mine, said the LORD of hosts.” (Haggai 2:8 AKJV)

God owns it all. He can take care of you and me. Let’s trust Him.

Tuesday, March 2, 2021

“The light of the body is the eye: therefore when your eye is single, your whole body also is full of light; but when your eye is evil, your body also is full of darkness.” (Luke 11:34 AKJV)

We need to carefully guard the intake of our eyes. They have a tremendous influence in our thinking.

Wednesday, March 3, 2021

“He will turn again, he will have compassion on us; he will subdue our iniquities; and you will cast all their sins into the depths of the sea.” (Micah 7:19 AKJV)

God can lift the burden of our sins. Let’s confess, repent and ask His forgiveness.

Thursday, March 4, 2021

“I will meditate also of all your work, and talk of your doings.” (Psalms 77:12 AKJV)

That’s good thinking. Let’s get with it.

Friday, March 5, 2021

“But woe to you, Pharisees! for you tithe mint and rue and all manner of herbs, and pass over judgment and the love of God: these ought you to have done, and not to leave the other undone.” (Luke 11:42 AKJV)

Love and be just and don’t forget to give back to God and to give to others. This is a part of being a Christian.

Saturday, March 6, 2021

“Behold, the days come, said the Lord GOD, that I will send a famine in the land, not a famine of bread, nor a thirst for water, but of hearing the words of the LORD:” (Amos 8:11 AKJV)

It is a blessing to hear a Word from the Lord. Don’t take it for granted.

Sunday, March 7, 2021

“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 12:3 AKJV)

There are no secrets kept from God. He knows all. Is He pleased with us?

Monday, March 8, 2021

“Hear this, you old men, and give ear, all you inhabitants of the land. Has this been in your days, or even in the days of your fathers? Tell you your children of it, and let your children tell their children, and their children another generation.” (Joel 1:2-3 AKJV)

Share your experiences with God with others. It will bless them and you.

Tuesday, March 9, 2021

“And I say to you my friends, Be not afraid of them that kill the body, and after that have no more that they can do. 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 12:4-5 AKJV)

Who exactly is it we should fear? It is God. He has the final word on all of us

Wednesday, March 10, 2021

“Hate the evil, and love the good, and establish judgment in the gate: it may be that the LORD God of hosts will be gracious to the remnant of Joseph.” (Amos 5:15 AKJV)

We need this in our world today. The world is confused. We need to turn back to God.

Thursday, March 11, 2021

“Are not five sparrows sold for two farthings, and not one of them is forgotten before God? But even the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Fear not therefore: you are of more value than many sparrows.” (Luke 12:6-7 AKJV)

You are important to God. Don’t forget it. He is looking out for you.

Friday, March 12, 2021

“And rend your heart, and not your garments, and turn to the LORD your God: for he is gracious and merciful, slow to anger, and of great kindness, and repents him of the evil.” (Joel 2:13 AKJV)

We need to repent and be sorry for our sin. God is patient. He is waiting on us.

Saturday, March 13, 2021

“Lying lips are abomination to the LORD: but they that deal truly are his delight.” (Proverbs 12:22 AKJV)

Be a truth speaker and be a blessing.

 

January 3 - February 6, 2021

Sunday, January 3, 2021

“Then began he to upbraid the cities wherein most of his mighty works were done, because they repented not:” (Matthew 11:20 AKJV)

Repentance is an important message of Jesus. To turn to Him we must turn away from sin.

Monday, January 4, 2021

“O taste and see that the LORD is good: blessed is the man that trusts in him.” (Psalms 34:8 AKJV)

It’s true. God is wonderful and good. He loves you also.

Tuesday, January 5, 2021

“Come to me, all you that labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.” (Matthew 11:28 AKJV)

Has life beat you down? Come to Jesus. He will lift you up.

Wednesday, January 6, 2021

“And the LORD said to Moses, Whoever has sinned against me, him will I blot out of my book.” (Exodus 32:33 AKJV)

Sin has consequences. Our only hope is to ask the Lord to forgive us and follow Him.

Thursday, January 7, 2021

“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)

Since the Lord has forgiven us we should forgive each other.

Friday, January 8, 2021

“The LORD is near to them that are of a broken heart; and saves such as be of a contrite spirit.” (Psalms 34:18 AKJV)

The Lord can give you the hope and help you need. Pray now.

Saturday, January 9, 2021

“Master, which is the great commandment in the law? Jesus said to him, You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind. This is the first and great commandment. And the second is like to it, You shall love your neighbor as yourself.” (Matthew 22:36-39 AKJV)

Get this right and everything else falls into place.

Sunday, January 10, 2021

“But he that is greatest among you shall be your servant.” (Matthew 23:11 AKJV)

This is Jesus’ definition of greatness. How are we doing?

Monday, January 11, 2021

“Fret not yourself because of evildoers, neither be you envious against the workers of iniquity. For they shall soon be cut down like the grass, and wither as the green herb.” (Psalms 37:1-2 AKJV)

God has the final word on everything and everybody.

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

“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)

Don’t sell your soul to the world and the devil. Give your all to Jesus and find real life.

Wednesday, January 13, 2021

“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)

Jesus is the One and Only Son of God. He came into the world to save our souls from Hell. Follow Him.

Thursday, January 14, 2021

“The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom: and the knowledge of the holy is understanding.” (Proverbs 9:10 AKJV)

Do you want wisdom and understanding? Practice the above.

Friday, January 15, 2021

“He is not here: for he is risen, as he said. Come, see the place where the Lord lay.” (Matthew 28:6 AKJV)

Jesus is alive. He conquered sin, death and the grave. Amen!

Saturday, January 16, 2021

“Trust in the LORD, and do good; so shall you dwell in the land, and truly you shall be fed. Delight yourself also in the LORD: and he shall give you the desires of your heart.” (Psalms 37:3-4 AKJV)

Trust the Lord. You will be blessed and more importantly you will be a blessing.

Sunday, January 17, 2021

“Go you therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost:” (Matthew 28:19 AKJV)

This is Jesus’ instructions for all of His followers. Let’s get with it.

Monday, January 18, 2021

“Cease from anger, and forsake wrath: fret not yourself in any wise to do evil.” (Psalms 37:8 AKJV)

Follow the truth above and save yourself some heartache.

Tuesday, January 19, 2021

“And he arose, and rebuked the wind, and said to the sea, Peace, be still. And the wind ceased, and there was a great calm.” (Mark 4:39 AKJV)

Jesus can calm the storms of your life too. Pray and give the Lord your burdens.

Wednesday, January 20, 2021

“The steps of a good man are ordered by the LORD: and he delights in his way. Though he fall, he shall not be utterly cast down: for the LORD upholds him with his hand.” (Psalms 37:23-24 AKJV)

You are in good hands when you are in God’s Hands.

Thursday, January 21, 2021

“However, Jesus suffered him not, but said to him, Go home to your friends, and tell them how great things the Lord has done for you, and has had compassion on you.” (Mark 5:19 AKJV)

Let’s share with others what Jesus has done for us. They need Him too.

Friday, January 22, 2021

“LORD, make me to know my end, and the measure of my days, what it is: that I may know how frail I am.” (Psalms 39:4 AKJV)

Life is short on this earth and we are fragile. Where do you stand with God?

Saturday, January 23, 2021

“He answered and said to them, Well has Esaias prophesied of you hypocrites, as it is written, This people honors me with their lips, but their heart is far from me.” (Mark 7:6 AKJV)

Are you just saying the words or is your heart really in it? Think it over.

Sunday, January 24, 2021

“You shall rise up before the hoary head, and honor the face of the old man, and fear your God: I am the LORD.” (Leviticus 19:32 AKJV)

Respect your elders. This is God’s will.

Monday, January 25, 2021

“And when he had called the people to him with his disciples also, he said to them, Whoever will come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow me.” (Mark 8:34 AKJV)

Jesus’ path is not necessarily an easy path. Count the cost.

Tuesday, January 26, 2021

“As the hart pants after the water brooks, so pants my soul after you, O God.” (Psalms 42:1 AKJV)

Are you thirsty for God? He can satisfy the thirst of a hurting heart.

Wednesday, January 27, 2021

“For what shall it profit a man, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul?” (Mark 8:36 AKJV)

The things of this earth will pass away. Your soul goes on forever.

Thursday, January 28, 2021

“Blessed is he that considers the poor: the LORD will deliver him in time of trouble.” (Psalms 41:1 AKJV)

Be kind. Be generous. God will bless you for it.

Friday, January 29, 2021

“God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. Therefore will not we fear, though the earth be removed, and though the mountains be carried into the middle of the sea;” (Psalms 46:1-2 AKJV)

Don’t be afraid. Put your faith in the Lord. He will take care of you.

Saturday, January 30, 2021

“And there was a cloud that overshadowed them: and a voice came out of the cloud, saying, This is my beloved Son: hear him.” (Mark 9:7 AKJV)

We would do well to listen to the Lord ourselves. He has all the answers.

Sunday, January 31, 2021

“Riches profit not in the day of wrath: but righteousness delivers from death.” (Proverbs 11:4 AKJV)

On Judgment Day we need righteousness more than anything else. Only Jesus can make us righteous.

Monday, February 1, 2021

“Be still, and know that I am God: I will be exalted among the heathen, I will be exalted in the earth.” (Psalms 46:10 AKJV)

This is God’s world and we are His creation. Think about that as you go about your life today.

Tuesday, February 2, 2021

“Jesus said to him, If you can believe, all things are possible to him that believes. And straightway the father of the child cried out, and said with tears, Lord, I believe; help you my unbelief.” (Mark 9:23-24 AKJV)

Believe in what Jesus says and act on what He says. He will keep His Word.

Wednesday, February 3, 2021

“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)

Material things will not stand the test of eternity. It’s our souls that matter most of all now and forever.

Thursday, February 4, 2021

“And he sat down, and called the twelve, and said to them, If any man desire to be first, the same shall be last of all, and servant of all.” (Mark 9:35 AKJV)

Jesus set the example. He served others and so should we.

Friday, February 5, 2021

“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)

Don’t be foolish. God is. This world didn’t happen by accident.

Saturday, February 6, 2021

“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)

The Christian life is a surrendered life to Jesus who conquered sin, death and the grave.

 

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