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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.

July 17 - August 20, 2022

Sunday, July 17, 2022

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

Money will do you no good on Judgment Day. Only faith in Jesus and His righteousness can save you.

Monday, July 18, 2022

“Then said he to the multitude that came forth to be baptized of him, O generation of vipers, who has warned you to flee from the wrath to come?” (Luke 3:7 AKJV)

There is a day of wrath and Judgment coming. Are you ready to meet God?

Tuesday, July 19, 2022

“Give us help from trouble: for vain is the help of man.” (Psalms 60:11 AKJV)

Don’t despair. God is still on the throne. Cast your cares upon Him.

Wednesday, July 20, 2022

“And the angel said to them, Fear not: for, behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people. For to you is born this day in the city of David a Savior, which is Christ the Lord.” (Luke 2:10-11 AKJV)

Amen! Jesus came to save us from sin and Hell. Thank you Jesus.

Thursday, July 21, 2022

“If I regard iniquity in my heart, the Lord will not hear me:” (Psalms 66:18 AKJV)

Don’t let sin block your prayer life. Get right with God.

Friday, July 22, 2022

“The liberal soul shall be made fat: and he that waters shall be watered also himself.” (Proverbs 11:25 AKJV)

Be a giver. God will reward you for giving.

Saturday, July 23, 2022

“And he withdrew himself into the wilderness, and prayed.” (Luke 5:16 AKJV)

We need to be like Jesus. Take time to pray.

Sunday, July 24, 2022

“But if you will not do so, behold, you have sinned against the LORD: and be sure your sin will find you out.” (Numbers 32:23 AKJV)

We can’t hide from God. We are accountable to Him.

Monday, July 25, 2022

“And Jesus answered him, saying, It is written, That man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word of God.” (Luke 4:4 AKJV)

We are more than just physical creatures. We are spiritual and we need God and His Word to lead us.

Tuesday, July 26, 2022

“O God, you are my God; early will I seek you: my soul thirsts for you, my flesh longs for you in a dry and thirsty land, where no water is;” (Psalms 63:1 AKJV)

Meet with the Lord first thing in the morning. You will be glad you did.

Wednesday, July 27, 2022

“Only take heed to yourself, and keep your soul diligently, lest you forget the things which your eyes have seen, and lest they depart from your heart all the days of your life: but teach them your sons, and your sons’ sons;” (Deuteronomy 4:9 AKJV)

Keep the faith and pass it along to your children and grandchildren.

Thursday, July 28, 2022

“And why behold you the mote that is in your brother’s eye, but perceive not the beam that is in your own eye?” (Luke 6:41 AKJV)

It is so much easier to judge others than to take good look at ourselves. Think it over.

Friday, July 29, 2022

“A good man out of the good treasure of his heart brings forth that which is good; and an evil man out of the evil treasure of his heart brings forth that which is evil: for of the abundance of the heart his mouth speaks.” (Luke 6:45 AKJV)

Our words give away what is in our hearts. What have you been saying?

Saturday, July 30, 2022

“And why call you me, Lord, Lord, and do not the things which I say?” (Luke 6:46 AKJV)

Being a Christian is more than just saying the right thing. We must obey the Lord.

Sunday, July 31, 2022

“He that trusts in his riches shall fall; but the righteous shall flourish as a branch.” (Proverbs 11:28 AKJV)

Money is not the answer. It will not satisfy the hunger of the heart. Only God can do that.

Monday, August 1, 2022

“Return to your own house, and show how great things God has done to you. And he went his way, and published throughout the whole city how great things Jesus had done to him.” (Luke 8:39 AKJV)

Take time to brag on Jesus. He is worthy to be praised.

Tuesday, August 2, 2022

“You shall not kill. Neither shall you commit adultery. Neither shall you steal. Neither shall you bear false witness against your neighbor.” (Deuteronomy 5:17-20 AKJV)

God’s command are still in effect. We need God’s forgiveness through Jesus who died for our sins.

Wednesday, August 3, 2022

“And you shall love the LORD your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your might.” (Deuteronomy 6:5 AKJV)

If the Lord has our love He has all of us.

Thursday, August 4, 2022

“And these words, which I command you this day, shall be in your heart: And you shall teach them diligently to your children, and shall talk of them when you sit in your house, and when you walk by the way, and when you lie down, and when you rise up.” (Deuteronomy 6:6-7 AKJV)

This is what is missing in our world today. Take time to tell your children about the Lord.

Friday, August 5, 2022

“Blessed be the Lord, who daily loads us with benefits, even the God of our salvation. Selah.” (Psalms 68:19 AKJV)

God is good. Thank you Lord for your goodness to me.

Saturday, August 6, 2022

“Be you my strong habitation, whereunto I may continually resort: you have given commandment to save me; for you are my rock and my fortress.” (Psalms 71:3 AKJV)

Let the Lord be your strong refuge. He will take care of you.

Sunday, August 7, 2022

“But I will forewarn you whom you shall fear: Fear him, which after he has killed has power to cast into hell; yes, I say to you, Fear him.” (Luke 12:5 AKJV)

Who is that One that we should fear? It is none other but God and God alone.

Monday, August 8, 2022

“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 Jesus. Where do you stand?

Tuesday, August 9, 2022

“I will meditate also of all your work, and talk of your doings. Your way, O God, is in the sanctuary: who is so great a God as our God?” (Psalms 77:12-13 AKJV)

Think about the Lord and about all His goodness. God is great and He is good.

Wednesday, August 10, 2022

“The woman shall not wear that which pertains to a man, neither shall a man put on a woman’s garment: for all that do so are abomination to the LORD your God.” (Deuteronomy 22:5 AKJV)

God has spoken.

Thursday, August 11, 2022

“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)

Following Jesus is a lifetime commitment.

Friday, August 12, 2022

“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 would be wise to listen to the saints of the past. I thank God for them.

Saturday, August 13, 2022

“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)

Are you standing with Jesus and for Jesus? He knows. Our stand will affect our eternity. 

Sunday, August 14, 2022

“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)

Have you learned this lesson? Things don’t last. Spiritual things are eternal.  

Monday, August 15, 2022

“See now that I, even I, am he, and there is no god with me: I kill, and I make alive; I wound, and I heal: neither is there any that can deliver out of my hand.” (Deuteronomy 32:39 AKJV)

Don’t trifle with God. You are accountable to Him.

Tuesday, August 16, 2022

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

Jesus is coming back. Are you ready?

Wednesday, August 17, 2022

“The hand of the diligent shall bear rule: but the slothful shall be under tribute.” (Proverbs 12:24 AKJV)

Every day is a gift from God. Give it your best. You will be glad you did.

Thursday, August 18, 2022

“And the men took of their victuals, and asked not counsel at the mouth of the LORD.” (Joshua 9:14 AKJV)

Don’t make the same mistake. Ask God before you make your decisions.

Friday, August 19, 2022

“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)

What decision have you made?

Saturday, August 20, 2022

“I say to you, that likewise joy shall be in heaven over one sinner that repents, more than over ninety and nine just persons, which need no repentance.” (Luke 15:7 AKJV)

Repent of sin and bring joy to Heaven and peace to your soul.

June 12 - July 16, 2022

Sunday, June 12, 2022

“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)

God can heal your hurt. Pray and seek Him.

Monday, June 13, 2022

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

If you leave the Lord out of your thoughts you are heading for trouble.

Tuesday, June 14, 2022

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

God is good. He has been good to me.

Wednesday, June 15, 2022

“Then Moses stood in the gate of the camp, and said, Who is on the LORD’s side? let him come to me. And all the sons of Levi gathered themselves together to him.” (Exodus 32:26 AKJV)

Are you on God’s side? Can He count on you?

Thursday, June 16, 2022

“Let all the earth fear the LORD: let all the inhabitants of the world stand in awe of him. For he spoke, and it was done; he commanded, and it stood fast.” (Psalms 33:8-9 AKJV)

Don’t forget that we are guests in God’s universe. God is still on the throne.

Friday, June 17, 2022

“As soon as Jesus heard the word that was spoken, he said to the ruler of the synagogue, Be not afraid, only believe.” (Mark 5:36 AKJV)

Have faith in God. Don’t be afraid. Put your life in His capable Hands.

Saturday, June 18, 2022

“For I will declare my iniquity; I will be sorry for my sin.” (Psalms 38:18 AKJV)

Are you truly sorry for your sin? Repent and ask God to forgive and cleanse you.

Sunday, June 19, 2022

“He that walks uprightly walks surely: but he that perverts his ways shall be known.” (Proverbs 10:9 AKJV)

We need a good dose of integrity in our day. Be a man of your word.

Monday, June 20, 2022

“And that you may put difference between holy and unholy, and between unclean and clean;” (Leviticus 10:10 AKJV)

The blurring of the line between right and wrong are about to destroy our land. Preacher, preach the Word of God.

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

“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 is God. There is nothing too hard for Him.

Wednesday, June 22, 2022

“The wicked watches the righteous, and seeks to slay him.” (Psalms 37:32 AKJV)

Christian, don’t forget that we are in a spiritual battle. Keep your eyes on the Lord.

Thursday, June 23, 2022

“Commit your way to the LORD; trust also in him; and he shall bring it to pass.” (Psalms 37:5 AKJV)

Surrender your all to the Lord and He will take care of you.

Friday, June 24, 2022

“And they went out, and preached that men should repent.” (Mark 6:12 AKJV)

When we come to Jesus we must turn away from sin. He came to save us from our sins.

Saturday, June 25, 2022

“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 fragile. Get right with God before it is too late.

Sunday, June 26, 2022

“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)

Does this describe you? Repent and let God touch your heart.

Monday, June 27, 2022

“He brought me up also out of an horrible pit, out of the miry clay, and set my feet on a rock, and established my goings. And he has put a new song in my mouth, even praise to our God: many shall see it, and fear, and shall trust in the LORD.” (Psalms 40:2-3 AKJV)

The Lord can do the same for you. Pray.

Tuesday, June 28, 2022

“Hatred stirs up strifes: but love covers all sins.” (Proverbs 10:12 AKJV)

What’s in your heart? Take the test above and you will know.

Wednesday, June 29, 2022

“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)

How sad it is to see parents who do not lead their children to Jesus. This is a tough time to be a child. Parents, they need the Lord.

Thursday, June 30, 2022

“Truly I say to you, Whoever shall not receive the kingdom of God as a little child, he shall not enter therein.” (Mark 10:15 AKJV)

Children have great faith. We need that if we are going to truly be a child of God.

Friday, July 1, 2022

“It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God.” (Mark 10:25 AKJV)

Riches and self-sufficiency can be stumbling blocks to commitment to Jesus. We must humble ourselves before Him and trust Him and Him alone.

Saturday, July 2, 2022

“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’ definition of greatness and ours is quite a bit different. Let’s get on the same page as Jesus.

Sunday, July 3, 2022

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

This material world will pass away. Your soul will not. Value what God values. That is eternal.

Monday, July 4, 2022

“You shall not lie with mankind, as with womankind: it is abomination.” (Leviticus 18:22 AKJV)

God has spoken.

Tuesday, July 5, 2022

“God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.” (Psalms 46:1 AKJV)

Amen! God wants to help you too.

Wednesday, July 6, 2022

“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 would be time well spent. Pray. You will be glad you did.

Thursday, July 7, 2022

“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.” (Mark 12:30 AKJV)

What does God want from us? He wants our love. If He has this He has all of us.

Friday, July 8, 2022

“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)

Earthly riches do not last forever. Invest in that which is eternal.

Saturday, July 9, 2022

“These things have you done, and I kept silence; you thought that I was altogether such an one as yourself: but I will reprove you, and set them in order before your eyes.” (Psalms 50:21 AKJV)

God is not who we want Him to be. He is God as is revealed in the Bible.

Sunday, July 10, 2022

“Behold, I was shaped in iniquity; and in sin did my mother conceive me.” (Psalms 51:5 AKJV)

We are not basically good. We are sinners. None of us had to go to school to learn how to sin.

Monday, July 11, 2022

“The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit: a broken and a contrite heart, O God, you will not despise.” (Psalms 51:17 AKJV)

This is the real issue of our day. We are not broken up about our sin. We will never experience a real touch from God until we are.

Tuesday, July 12, 2022

“For with God nothing shall be impossible.” (Luke 1:37 AKJV)

Don’t forget this. God can do the impossible.

Wednesday, July 13, 2022

“In God have I put my trust: I will not be afraid what man can do to me.” (Psalms 56:11 AKJV)

Fear God, not man. Trust God and He will take care of you.

Thursday, July 14, 2022

“And he said to them, Be not affrighted: You seek Jesus of Nazareth, which was crucified: he is risen; he is not here: behold the place where they laid him.” (Mark 16:6 AKJV)

We are all going to die. Jesus conquered death. You can too by surrendering your life to Him as your Lord and Savior. Repent of sin and turn to the living Lord Jesus.

Friday, July 15, 2022

“Cast your burden on the LORD, and he shall sustain you: he shall never suffer the righteous to be moved.” (Psalms 55:22 AKJV)

You’ve carried that burden long enough. Give it to the Lord and leave it there. He will take care of you.

Saturday, July 16, 2022

“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 and He is coming back. Are you ready?

 

May 8 - June 11, 2022

Sunday, May 8, 2022

“So shall it be at the end of the world: the angels shall come forth, and sever the wicked from among the just, And shall cast them into the furnace of fire: there shall be wailing and gnashing of teeth.” (Matthew 13:49-50 AKJV)

Hell is for real and forever. Repent of your sin and cast your life at the mercy of God before it is too late.

Monday, May 9, 2022

“Wisdom is the principal thing; therefore get wisdom: and with all your getting get understanding.” (Proverbs 4:7 AKJV)

God will give you wisdom if you will just ask Him. He knows what is best.   

Tuesday, May 10, 2022

“And God said to Moses, I AM THAT I AM: and he said, Thus shall you say to the children of Israel, I AM has sent me to you.” (Exodus 3:14 AKJV)

God never changes. He is the forever I Am.

Wednesday, May 11, 2022

“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)

The resurrection of Jesus was no surprise to Him. Jesus is Lord! He knows all.

Thursday, May 12, 2022

“My God, my God, why have you forsaken me? why are you so far from helping me, and from the words of my roaring?” (Psalms 22:1 AKJV)

These words prophesied 1000 years before the death of Jesus is repeated by Him as a fulfillment of prophesy.

Friday, May 13, 2022

“But as for you, you thought evil against me; but God meant it to good, to bring to pass, as it is this day, to save much people alive.” (Genesis 50:20 AKJV)

God orchestrates the events of life to fulfill His purposes.

Saturday, May 14, 2022

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

Jesus is the Son of God. There is none other. He is the only way to God the Father. Give your life to Him.

Sunday, May 15, 2022

“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. For whoever will save his life shall lose it: and whoever will lose his life for my sake shall find it. 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 16:24-26 AKJV)

Are you a follower of Jesus? Read above and see if that describes you.

Monday, May 16, 2022

“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 with the Word of God. You will be glad you did.

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

“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)

Words don’t tell the whole story. What’s in your heart?

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

“And he answered and said to them, Have you not read, that he which made them at the beginning made them male and female, And said, For this cause shall a man leave father and mother, and shall join to his wife: and they two shall be one flesh?” (Matthew 19:4-5 AKJV)

Marriage is the foundation of civilization. God knows what is best.

Thursday, May 19, 2022

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

The Lord takes care of His own.

Friday, May 20, 2022

“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 discourage children from trusting God. The consequences are horrific.

Saturday, May 21, 2022

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

There are blessed benefits in going to church. This is certainly one of them.

Sunday, May 22, 2022

“For the ways of man are before the eyes of the LORD, and he ponders all his goings.” (Proverbs 5:21 AKJV)

God is watching. Is He pleased with us? Think it over.

Monday, May 23, 2022

“But I trusted in you, O LORD: I said, You are my God.” (Psalms 31:14 AKJV)

God can be trusted. He never changes.

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

“Watch therefore, for you know neither the day nor the hour wherein the Son of man comes.” (Matthew 25:13 AKJV)

Jesus is coming back. Get ready. Repent of sin and commit your life to Him.

Wednesday, May 25, 2022

“And Moses came and told the people all the words of the LORD, and all the judgments: and all the people answered with one voice, and said, All the words which the LORD has said will we do.” (Exodus 24:3 AKJV)

Are you willing to do all that the Lord wants you to do?

Thursday, May 26, 2022

“Heaven and earth shall pass away, but my words shall not pass away.” (Matthew 24:35 AKJV)

This is a quote from Jesus. His words stand eternal. Take it to heart.

Friday, May 27, 2022

“For his anger endures but a moment; in his favor is life: weeping may endure for a night, but joy comes in the morning.” (Psalms 30:5 AKJV)

Life has its trials. Trust God. Joy comes in the morning.

Saturday, May 28, 2022

“And because iniquity shall abound, the love of many shall wax cold. But he that shall endure to the end, the same shall be saved.” (Matthew 24:12-13 AKJV)

We live in such a day. Sin deadens our ability to truly love. Those who are born again will be able to be saved from God’s Judgment on a sinful world. Thank you Jesus.

Sunday, May 29, 2022

“You shall have no other gods before me.” (Exodus 20:3 AKJV)

If you have made a god of your own making to suit your situation you are in big trouble with God. Repent.

Monday, May 30, 2022

“Remember the sabbath day, to keep it holy.” (Exodus 20:8 AKJV)

Are you setting one day a week for holiness to honor God? If not, you are in trouble with God. Repent.

Tuesday, May 31, 2022

“Honor your father and your mother: that your days may be long on the land which the LORD your God gives you.” (Exodus 20:12 AKJV)

Have you broken this commandment? Time will not erase your sin. Throw yourself on the mercy of God and ask for His forgiveness.

Wednesday, June 1, 2022

“You shall not commit adultery.” (Exodus 20:14 AKJV)

Jesus said to even look on a woman in lust breaks this commandment. Time will not erase your sin. Repent and ask God to forgive and cleanse you.

Thursday, June 2, 2022

“You shall not steal. You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.” (Exodus 20:15-16 AKJV)

Have you broken these commandments? Repent and plead for God to forgive you in the name of Jesus.

Friday, June 3, 2022

“You shall not covet your neighbor’s house, you shall not covet your neighbor’s wife, nor his manservant, nor his maidservant, nor his ox, nor his ass, nor any thing that is your neighbor’s.” (Exodus 20:17 AKJV)

Are you jealous and filled with coveting and greed? God will forgive if you repent and follow Him.

Saturday, June 4, 2022

“Even so you also outwardly appear righteous to men, but within you are full of hypocrisy and iniquity.” (Matthew 23:28 AKJV)

God looks on the heart. What does He see in you?

Sunday, June 5, 2022

“But after I am risen again, I will go before you into Galilee.” (Matthew 26:32 AKJV)

Jesus knew that He was going to be resurrected. Jesus is Lord!

Monday, June 6, 2022

“Watch and pray, that you enter not into temptation: the spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak.” (Matthew 26:41 AKJV)

Prayer and faith in God are great weapons to face temptation. Keep your eyes on Jesus.

Tuesday, June 7, 2022

“Blessed is he whose transgression is forgiven, whose sin is covered.” (Psalms 32:1 AKJV)

We are all sinners in need of God’s forgiveness. Pray and seek His forgiveness and give your all to Him.

Wednesday, June 8, 2022

“And as he passed by, he saw Levi the son of Alphaeus sitting at the receipt of custom, and said to him, Follow me. And he arose and followed him.” (Mark 2:14 AKJV)

Are you willing to follow to Jesus? He’s calling you too.

Thursday, June 9, 2022

“And in the morning, rising up a great while before day, he went out, and departed into a solitary place, and there prayed.” (Mark 1:35 AKJV)

Take time to pray. Jesus did.

Friday, June 10, 2022

“When Jesus saw their faith, he said to the sick of the palsy, Son, your sins be forgiven you.” (Mark 2:5 AKJV)

Jesus has the authority to forgive sins. He is God the Son. We all need God’s forgiveness.

Saturday, June 11, 2022

“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 and He is coming back. Are you ready?

 

April 3 - May 7, 2022

Sunday, April 3, 2022

“And the devil that deceived them was cast into the lake of fire and brimstone, where the beast and the false prophet are, and shall be tormented day and night for ever and ever.” (Revelation 20:10 AKJV)

The Lake of Fire is a real place and is the final abode of the devil and demons.

Monday, April 4, 2022

“And death and hell were cast into the lake of fire. This is the second death. And whoever was not found written in the book of life was cast into the lake of fire.” (Revelation 20:14-15 AKJV)

The book of life is the book that has the names of those who have surrendered their lives to Jesus. Is your name written there?

  

Tuesday, April 5, 2022

“After this manner therefore pray you: Our Father which are in heaven, Hallowed be your name. Your kingdom come, Your will be done in earth, as it is in heaven.” (Matthew 6:9-10 AKJV)

Oh how we need this kind of praying today. We need God’s will to be done. He is our only hope.

Wednesday, April 6, 2022

“For if you forgive men their trespasses, your heavenly Father will also forgive you:” (Matthew 6:14 AKJV)

Forgiveness is an important part of the Christian life. Forgive and be forgiven.

Thursday, April 7, 2022

“For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also.” (Matthew 6:21 AKJV)

What do you treasure? Is it pleasing to God?

Friday, April 8, 2022

“No man 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.” (Matthew 6:24 AKJV)

There is no middle ground with God. It is Him or it is not Him. Who are serving?

Saturday, April 9, 2022

“His mischief shall return on his own head, and his violent dealing shall come down on his own pate.” (Psalms 7:16 AKJV)

He who makes trouble makes the most trouble for himself.

Sunday, April 10, 2022

“And he believed in the LORD; and he counted it to him for righteousness.” (Genesis 15:6 AKJV)

Are you believing God in your life? Our greatest need is not happiness but righteousness. Have faith in God.

Monday, April 11, 2022

“But I say to you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which spitefully use you, and persecute you;” (Matthew 5:44 AKJV)

The grace of God in us can make this possible. He has been kind and patient with us. He will help us do the same with others.

Tuesday, April 12, 2022

“Have mercy on me, O LORD; for I am weak: O LORD, heal me; for my bones are vexed.” (Psalms 6:2 AKJV)

Pray. God is listening. Let Him minister to the needs of your life.

Wednesday, April 13, 2022

“The wicked shall be turned into hell, and all the nations that forget God.” (Psalms 9:17 AKJV)

This should be a wake-up call for any person or any nation. Repent before it is too late.

Thursday, April 14, 2022

“Trust in the LORD with all your heart; and lean not to your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct your paths.” (Proverbs 3:5-6 AKJV)

Save yourself a lot of trouble. Follow the teaching above.

Friday, April 15, 2022

“Not every one that said to me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but he that does the will of my Father which is in heaven.” (Matthew 7:21 AKJV)

Being a Christian is more than just the words. It is a life committed to Jesus as Lord and Savior.

Saturday, April 16, 2022

“The LORD also will be a refuge for the oppressed, a refuge in times of trouble.” (Psalms 9:9 AKJV)

Let the Lord take care of you. He can help you. Pray.

Sunday, April 17, 2022

“And Lot went out, and spoke to his sons in law, which married his daughters, and said, Up, get you out of this place; for the LORD will destroy this city. But he seemed as one that mocked to his sons in law.” (Genesis 19:14 AKJV)

God is not kidding. Take His Words seriously. Your eternity depends on it.

Monday, April 18, 2022

“If you then, being evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more shall your Father which is in heaven give good things to them that ask him?” (Matthew 7:11 AKJV)

God is good and He is able. You can trust Him.

Tuesday, April 19, 2022

“Therefore all things whatever you would that men should do to you, do you even so to them: for this is the law and the prophets.” (Matthew 7:12 AKJV)

This fulfills the law of love that Jesus gave us concerning our fellow man. 

Wednesday, April 20, 2022

“When I consider your heavens, the work of your fingers, the moon and the stars, which you have ordained; What is man, that you are mindful of him? and the son of man, that you visit him?” (Psalms 8:3-4 AKJV)

These verses put our priorities in the right place.

Thursday, April 21, 2022

“And he said to them, Why are you fearful, O you of little faith? Then he arose, and rebuked the winds and the sea; and there was a great calm. But the men marveled, saying, What manner of man is this, that even the winds and the sea obey him!” (Matthew 8:26-27 AKJV)

Jesus can calm the storms of our lives too. Have faith in God.

Friday, April 22, 2022

“Be not wise in your own eyes: fear the LORD, and depart from evil. It shall be health to your navel, and marrow to your bones.” (Proverbs 3:7-8 AKJV)

A humble and true understanding of ourselves and a healthy fear of God is good for one’s health. 

Saturday, April 23, 2022

“But when he saw the multitudes, he was moved with compassion on them, because they fainted, and were scattered abroad, as sheep having no shepherd.” (Matthew 9:36 AKJV)

Let Jesus be your shepherd. He can and will take care of you. He loves you.

Sunday, April 24, 2022

“For whom the LORD loves he corrects; even as a father the son in whom he delights.” (Proverbs 3:12 AKJV)

God disciplines us because He loves us and wants the best for us.

Monday, April 25, 2022

“And as Jesus passed forth from there, he saw a man, named Matthew, sitting at the receipt of custom: and he said to him, Follow me. And he arose, and followed him.” (Matthew 9:9 AKJV)

If God is calling you to Himself. Don’t hesitate. Follow Him now.

Tuesday, April 26, 2022

“Honor the LORD with your substance, and with the first fruits of all your increase: So shall your barns be filled with plenty, and your presses shall burst out with new wine.” (Proverbs 3:9-10 AKJV)

We can’t out give God.

Wednesday, April 27, 2022

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

Jesus calls for repentance of sin. Unfortunately, repentance has been left out of a lot of preaching and practice. Lord, help us.

Thursday, April 28, 2022

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

Give your burdens to Jesus. He can help you.

Friday, April 29, 2022

“The fool has said in his heart, There is no God. They are corrupt, they have done abominable works, there is none that does good.” (Psalms 14:1 AKJV)

Don’t be foolish. God is still on the throne and He is watching you.

Saturday, April 30, 2022

“Help, LORD; for the godly man ceases; for the faithful fail from among the children of men.” (Psalms 12:1 AKJV)

We live in such a day. Lord, raise up men of God.

Sunday, May 1, 2022

“The Son of man shall send forth his angels, and they shall gather out of his kingdom all things that offend, and them which do iniquity; And shall cast them into a furnace of fire: there shall be wailing and gnashing of teeth.” (Matthew 13:41-42 AKJV)

The Judgement of God is for real. Give your life to Jesus before it is too late.

Monday, May 2, 2022

“He also that received seed among the thorns is he that hears the word; and the care of this world, and the deceitfulness of riches, choke the word, and he becomes unfruitful.” (Matthew 13:22 AKJV)

Don’t allow the things of this world keep you from experiencing God’s best for you and others.

Tuesday, May 3, 2022

“The curse of the LORD is in the house of the wicked: but he blesses the habitation of the just.” (Proverbs 3:33 AKJV)

Where do you stand with the Lord? Consider the verse above.

Wednesday, May 4, 2022

“He that is not with me is against me; and he that gathers not with me scatters abroad.” (Matthew 12:30 AKJV)

There is no middle ground with the Lord. Go for God with all your heart.

Thursday, May 5, 2022

“O generation of vipers, how can you, being evil, speak good things? for out of the abundance of the heart the mouth speaks.” (Matthew 12:34 AKJV)

Our words tell us a lot about our hearts.

Friday, May 6, 2022

“I have set the LORD always before me: because he is at my right hand, I shall not be moved.” (Psalms 16:8 AKJV)

The Lord can give security that the world cannot give.

Saturday, May 7, 2022

“You will show me the path of life: in your presence is fullness of joy; at your right hand there are pleasures for ever more.” (Psalms 16:11 AKJV)

Are you looking for lasting joy? Look to the Lord.

 

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