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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 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.

December 4, 2022 - January 7, 2023

Sunday, December 4, 2022

“For you have possessed my reins: you have covered me in my mother’s womb. I will praise you; for I am fearfully and wonderfully made: marvelous are your works; and that my soul knows right well.” (Psalms 139:13-14 AKJV)

You are no accident. You were created by God for God.

Monday, December 5, 2022

“Search me, O God, and know my heart: try me, and know my thoughts: And see if there be any wicked way in me, and lead me in the way everlasting.” (Psalms 139:23-24 AKJV)

This kind of praying pleases God.

Tuesday, December 6, 2022

“Though the LORD be high, yet has he respect to the lowly: but the proud he knows afar off.” (Psalms 138:6 AKJV)

God is mighty and holy. He is drawn to the humble but is repulsed by the proud.

Wednesday, December 7, 2022

“Yet I have left me seven thousand in Israel, all the knees which have not bowed to Baal, and every mouth which has not kissed him.” (1 Kings 19:18 AKJV)

You are not by yourself oh follower of the Lord. Keep going for the Lord and win the victory.

Thursday, December 8, 2022

“O give thanks to the LORD; for he is good: for his mercy endures for ever.” (Psalms 136:1 AKJV)

Have you taken time to give thanks to the Lord today? He is good and merciful.

Friday, December 9, 2022

“He that justifies the wicked, and he that condemns the just, even they both are abomination to the LORD.” (Proverbs 17:15 AKJV)

God is holy and therefore can never endorse evil.

Saturday, December 10, 2022

“Many of them also which used curious arts brought their books together, and burned them before all men: and they counted the price of them, and found it fifty thousand pieces of silver. So mightily grew the word of God and prevailed.” (Acts 19:19-20 AKJV)

The Gospel of Jesus changes people. Are you a Christian?

Sunday, December 11, 2022

“He heals the broken in heart, and binds up their wounds. He tells the number of the stars; he calls them all by their names. Great is our Lord, and of great power: his understanding is infinite.” (Psalms 147:3-5 AKJV)

God is great and He is caring. Praise the Lord!

Monday, December 12, 2022

“(For not the hearers of the law are just before God, but the doers of the law shall be justified.” (Romans 2:13 AKJV)

Knowing and doing are two different things. Are you a doer of the Word of God?

Tuesday, December 13, 2022

“In the day when God shall judge the secrets of men by Jesus Christ according to my gospel.” (Romans 2:16 AKJV)

There is a day of Judgment and Jesus will be the Judge. Are you ready?

Wednesday, December 14, 2022

“For the wrath of God is revealed from heaven against all ungodliness and unrighteousness of men, who hold the truth in unrighteousness;” (Romans 1:18 AKJV)

Those who suppress the truth of God will come under the wrath of God.

Thursday, December 15, 2022

“Professing themselves to be wise, they became fools,” (Romans 1:22 AKJV)

Unfortunately we live in such a day. It is sad to watch. Lord, help us.

  

Friday, December 16, 2022

“And likewise also the men, leaving the natural use of the woman, burned in their lust one toward another; men with men working that which is unseemly, and receiving in themselves that recompense of their error which was meet. And even as they did not like to retain God in their knowledge, God gave them over to a reprobate mind, to do those things which are not convenient;” (Romans 1:27-28 AKJV)

God has spoken.

Saturday, December 17, 2022

“And you, Solomon my son, know you the God of your father, and serve him with a perfect heart and with a willing mind: for the LORD searches all hearts, and understands all the imaginations of the thoughts: if you seek him, he will be found of you; but if you forsake him, he will cast you off for ever.” (1 Chronicles 28:9 AKJV)

Every son needs a father like this.

Sunday, December 18, 2022

“But God commends his love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us. Much more then, being now justified by his blood, we shall be saved from wrath through him.” (Romans 5:8-9 AKJV)

Don’t doubt that God loves you. He loved us when we were very unlovable.

Monday, December 19, 2022

“Chasten your son while there is hope, and let not your soul spare for his crying.” (Proverbs 19:18 AKJV)

Consistent loving discipline is what every child needs.

Tuesday, December 20, 2022

“What shall we say then? Shall we continue in sin, that grace may abound? God forbid. How shall we, that are dead to sin, live any longer therein?” (Romans 6:1-2 AKJV)

Real Christians want to please the Lord by living for Him.

Wednesday, December 21, 2022

“For the wages of sin is death; but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.” (Romans 6:23 AKJV)

Sin by its very nature destroys. Jesus brings abundant and eternal life. Think it over.

Thursday, December 22, 2022

“I will bless the LORD, who has given me counsel: my reins also instruct me in the night seasons. I have set the LORD always before me: because he is at my right hand, I shall not be moved.” (Psalms 16:7-8 AKJV)

The Lord speaks to me through the night. It’s a blessing. He is always speaking. Are we listening?

Friday, December 23, 2022

“And she shall bring forth a son, and you shall call his name JESUS: for he shall save his people from their sins.” (Matthew 1:21 AKJV)

Sin is the main problem of humanity. Jesus came to save us from sin and its consequences.

Saturday, December 24, 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.” (Luke 2:10 AKJV)

Great joy comes to those who put their faith in Jesus, the Savior of the world.

Sunday, December 25, 2022

“And when they were come into the house, they saw the young child with Mary his mother, and fell down, and worshipped him: and when they had opened their treasures, they presented to him gifts; gold, and frankincense and myrrh.” (Matthew 2:11 AKJV)

Wise men still give their best to Jesus.

Monday, December 26, 2022

“Know you not that the unrighteous shall not inherit the kingdom of God? Be not deceived: neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor effeminate, nor abusers of themselves with mankind, Nor thieves, nor covetous, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor extortionists, shall inherit the kingdom of God.” (1 Corinthians 6:9-10 AKJV)

Have you been forgiven and changed by Jesus? He is our only hope for Heaven. He paid the penalty for our sins.

Tuesday, December 27, 2022

“What? know you not that your body is the temple of the Holy Ghost which is in you, which you have of God, and you are not your own? For you are bought with a price: therefore glorify God in your body, and in your spirit, which are God’s.” (1 Corinthians 6:19-20 AKJV)

Christians are blood bought by Jesus. Let’s honor Him in all that we do.

Wednesday, December 28, 2022

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

We all need forgiveness. God can give it if we confess and repent of our sin.

Thursday, December 29, 2022

“Whether therefore you eat, or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God.” (1 Corinthians 10:31 AKJV)

We were created by God for God. Find your purpose in life by surrendering your all to the Lord Jesus.

Friday, December 30, 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)

Brokenness can be a great opportunity for us to lock into God’s peace and love.

Saturday, December 31, 2022

“Why let him that thinks he stands take heed lest he fall.” (1 Corinthians 10:12 AKJV)

Pride can hurt us. Let’s humble ourselves before the Lord. He will take care of His own.

Sunday, January 1, 2023

“There has no temptation taken you but such as is common to man: but God is faithful, who will not suffer you to be tempted above that you are able; but will with the temptation also make a way to escape, that you may be able to bear it.” (1 Corinthians 10:13 AKJV)

God can give you the victory over temptation. Amen to that. Give your problems to the Lord.

Monday, January 2, 2023

“I have heard of you by the hearing of the ear: but now my eye sees you. Why I abhor myself, and repent in dust and ashes.” (Job 42:5-6 AKJV)

Everyone needs to have a personal life-changing experience with the Lord? Have you?

Tuesday, January 3, 2023

“And that he died for all, that they which live should not from now on live to themselves, but to him which died for them, and rose again.” (2 Corinthians 5:15 AKJV)

This is the Christian life. Are you a Christian?

Wednesday, January 4, 2023

“Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are passed away; behold, all things are become new.” (2 Corinthians 5:17 AKJV)

If we are in Christ then we are indwelt by the Holy Spirit and we truly become new.

Thursday, January 5, 2023

“For he has made him to be sin for us, who knew no sin; that we might be made the righteousness of God in him.” (2 Corinthians 5:21 AKJV)

Jesus made it possible to trade our sin for His righteousness because He died in our place for our sins.

Friday, January 6, 2023

“For which cause we faint not; but though our outward man perish, yet the inward man is renewed day by day.” (2 Corinthians 4:16 AKJV)

It is amazing what the grace of God can do for the human soul. Praise the Lord!

Saturday, January 7, 2023

“While we look not at the things which are seen, but at the things which are not seen: for the things which are seen are temporal; but the things which are not seen are eternal.” (2 Corinthians 4:18 AKJV)

The Lord gives us the wisdom to know what really counts.

October 30 - December 3, 2022

Sunday, October 30, 2022

“Peace I leave with you, my peace I give to you: not as the world gives, give I to you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid.” (John 14:27 AKJV)

Jesus can give us the peace that the world cannot give. Give your burdens to Jesus.

Monday, October 31, 2022

“I am the vine, you are the branches: He that stays in me, and I in him, the same brings forth much fruit: for without me you can do nothing.” (John 15:5 AKJV)

We don’t do things for God. He does things through us.

Tuesday, November 1, 2022

“However,, because by this deed you have given great occasion to the enemies of the LORD to blaspheme, the child also that is born to you shall surely die.” (2 Samuel 12:14 AKJV)

Ungodly actions can bring shame to the name of the Lord and bring heartache in our lives.

Wednesday, November 2, 2022

“However, when he, the Spirit of truth, is come, he will guide you into all truth: for he shall not speak of himself; but whatever he shall hear, that shall he speak: and he will show you things to come.” (John 16:13 AKJV)

Truth is precious and the Holy Spirit will lead us to truth.

Thursday, November 3, 2022

“These things I have spoken to you, that in me you might have peace. In the world you shall have tribulation: but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world.” (John 16:33 AKJV)

The Lord can give peace no matter the situation. Let’s trust Him.

Friday, November 4, 2022

“It is good for me that I have been afflicted; that I might learn your statutes.” (Psalms 119:71 AKJV)

Hard times can be a blessing in disguise. They can draw us closer to the Lord.

Saturday, November 5, 2022

“Then said Jesus to them again, Peace be to you: as my Father has sent me, even so send I you.” (John 20:21 AKJV)

Jesus sends us to a world that He needs Him. Share Jesus with others.

Sunday November 6, 2022

“Great peace have they which love your law: and nothing shall offend them.” (Psalms 119:165 AKJV)

Love the Lord and His Word and experience His peace.

Monday, November 7, 2022

“Sanctify them through your truth: your word is truth.” (John 17:17 AKJV)

Are you looking for the truth? Read your Bible.

Tuesday, November 8, 2022

“He said to him the third time, Simon, son of Jonas, love you me? Peter was grieved because he said to him the third time, Love you me? And he said to him, Lord, you know all things; you know that I love you. Jesus said to him, Feed my sheep.” (John 21:17 AKJV)

Jesus wants our love. If He has that He has all of us.

Wednesday, November 9, 2022

“How much better is it to get wisdom than gold! and to get understanding rather to be chosen than silver!” (Proverbs 16:16 AKJV)

There are things more valuable than money. Wisdom and understanding are just two.

Thursday, November 10, 2022

“Which also said, You men of Galilee, why stand you gazing up into heaven? this same Jesus, which is taken up from you into heaven, shall so come in like manner as you have seen him go into heaven.” (Acts 1:11 AKJV)

Jesus is coming back. Are you ready?

Friday, November 11, 2022

“I will lift up my eyes to the hills, from where comes my help. My help comes from the LORD, which made heaven and earth.” (Psalms 121:1-2 AKJV)

Do you need help? Look up to the Lord. He can help.

Saturday, November 12, 2022

“Pride goes before destruction, and an haughty spirit before a fall.” (Proverbs 16:18 AKJV)

We can get in our own way. Let’s humble ourselves before the Lord and He will help us overcome pride.

  

Sunday, November 13, 2022

“Repent you therefore, and be converted, that your sins may be blotted out, when the times of refreshing shall come from the presence of the Lord.” (Acts 3:19 AKJV)

The Lord can refresh and restore if we will repent of our sin. What a promise and what a relief!

Monday, November 14, 2022

“As for God, his way is perfect; the word of the LORD is tried: he is a buckler to all them that trust in him.” (2 Samuel 22:31 AKJV)

Trust God. He takes care of His own.

Tuesday, November 15, 2022

“And it shall come to pass in the last days, said God, I will pour out of my Spirit on all flesh: and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, and your young men shall see visions, and your old men shall dream dreams:” (Acts 2:17 AKJV)

Oh how we need a move of God like this today. Help us Lord.

Wednesday, November 16, 2022

“Whom God has raised up, having loosed the pains of death: because it was not possible that he should be held of it.” (Acts 2:24 AKJV)

Death could not hold Jesus. He is life. Trust Him and experience abundant and eternal life.

Thursday, November 17, 2022

“Then they that gladly received his word were baptized: and the same day there were added to them about three thousand souls. And they continued steadfastly in the apostles’ doctrine and fellowship, and in breaking of bread, and in prayers.” (Acts 2:41-42 AKJV)

Trusting Jesus as Lord is life changing. Has your life been changed by the Lord?

Friday, November 18, 2022

“I was glad when they said to me, Let us go into the house of the LORD.” (Psalms 122:1 AKJV)

That’s how I feel. What about you?

Saturday, November 19, 2022

“He that handles a matter wisely shall find good: and whoever trusts in the LORD, happy is he.” (Proverbs 16:20 AKJV)

Do you want to be truly happy? Put your trust in the Lord.

Sunday, November 20, 2022

“The LORD has done great things for us; whereof we are glad.” (Psalms 126:3 AKJV)

Amen! God is good. Praise Him.

Monday, November 21, 2022

“Then Peter and the other apostles answered and said, We ought to obey God rather than men.” (Acts 5:29 AKJV)

The Lord must always be our priority.

Tuesday, November 22, 2022

“There is a way that seems right to a man, but the end thereof are the ways of death.” (Proverbs 16:25 AKJV)

We can be sincerely wrong. This is why we must always seek the Lord.

Wednesday, November 23, 2022

“Neither is there salvation in any other: for there is none other name under heaven given among men, whereby we must be saved.” (Acts 4:12 AKJV)

There is only way to be made right with God. We must put our faith in Jesus. Repent of sin and follow Him.

Thursday, November 24, 2022

“And when they had prayed, the place was shaken where they were assembled together; and they were all filled with the Holy Ghost, and they spoke the word of God with boldness.” (Acts 4:31 AKJV)

When we are filled with the Holy Spirit we will speak His Word with courage.

Friday, November 25, 2022

“Our help is in the name of the LORD, who made heaven and earth.” (Psalms 124:8 AKJV)

God can help us. After all, He created all things. Nothing is too hard for Him.

Saturday, November 26, 2022

“Pleasant words are as an honeycomb, sweet to the soul, and health to the bones.” (Proverbs 16:24 AKJV)

Be kind. We need more of this in our world.

Sunday, November 27, 2022

“Except the LORD build the house, they labor in vain that build it: except the LORD keep the city, the watchman wakes but in vain.” (Psalms 127:1 AKJV)

The truth above should give us help in determining our priorities.

Monday, November 28, 2022

“Blessed is every one that fears the LORD; that walks in his ways.” (Psalms 128:1 AKJV)

Here is the way of blessing. Walk with God.

Tuesday, November 29, 2022

“He that is slow to anger is better than the mighty; and he that rules his spirit than he that takes a city.” (Proverbs 16:32 AKJV)

You don’t have to be out of control. Be patient. Look to God and He will take care of you.

Wednesday, November 30, 2022

“He that covers a transgression seeks love; but he that repeats a matter separates very friends.” (Proverbs 17:9 AKJV)

Let it go. We should forgive because we have been forgiven.

Thursday, December 1, 2022

“And Elijah came to all the people, and said, How long halt you between two opinions? if the LORD be God, follow him: but if Baal, then follow him. And the people answered him not a word.” (1 Kings 18:21 AKJV)

You must decide. Are you going to follow the Lord or not? The time is now.

Friday, December 2, 2022

“Whoever rewards evil for good, evil shall not depart from his house.” (Proverbs 17:13 AKJV)

God is keeping the books. Fear the Lord and honor Him with obedience.

Saturday, December 3, 2022

“For there is not a word in my tongue, but, see, O LORD, you know it altogether.” (Psalms 139:4 AKJV)

God is a witness to everything we say. Is He pleased?

 

September 25 - October 29, 2022

Sunday, September 25, 2022

“He that works deceit shall not dwell within my house: he that tells lies shall not tarry in my sight.” (Psalms 101:7 AKJV)

God and lies do not mix.

Monday, September 26, 2022

“Then opened he their understanding, that they might understand the scriptures,” (Luke 24:45 AKJV)

Pray before you read the Bible and ask God to open your eyes to His Word.

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

“And they worshipped him, and returned to Jerusalem with great joy: And were continually in the temple, praising and blessing God. Amen.” (Luke 24:52-53 AKJV)

All of God’s children love to gather and worship the Lord Jesus. Does this describe you?

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

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

What are you doing to serve the Lord?

Thursday, September 29, 2022

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

Self-deception may be one of the most devastating lies. Think it over.

Friday, September 30, 2022

“He must increase, but I must decrease.” (John 3:30 AKJV)

This should be a motto for every follower of Jesus.

Saturday, October 1, 2022

“He that believes on the Son has everlasting life: and he that believes not the Son shall not see life; but the wrath of God stays on him.” (John 3:36 AKJV)

The wrath of God is real. Be saved from the wrath to come. Commit your life to Jesus.

Sunday, October 2, 2022

“That which is born of the flesh is flesh; and that which is born of the Spirit is spirit. Marvel not that I said to you, You must be born again.” (John 3:6-7 AKJV)

Have you been made new by Jesus? He will give you a new and eternal life.

Monday, October 3, 2022

“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)

The world includes you. Jesus loves you.

Tuesday, October 4, 2022

“And this is the condemnation, that light is come into the world, and men loved darkness rather than light, because their deeds were evil.” (John 3:19 AKJV)

The problem with this world lies inside each of us. Our sinful self loves the darkness rather than the light of God.

Wednesday, October 5, 2022

“As far as the east is from the west, so far has he removed our transgressions from us.” (Psalms 103:12 AKJV)

Amen! Forgiven and forgotten by the grace of God. Confess. Repent. Ask God to forgive.

Thursday, October 6, 2022

“And said to the woman, Now we believe, not because of your saying: for we have heard him ourselves, and know that this is indeed the Christ, the Savior of the world.” (John 4:42 AKJV)

Everyone must have a personal experience with the Lord to be saved. Have you?

Friday, October 7, 2022

“And the LORD said to Samuel, Listen to the voice of the people in all that they say to you: for they have not rejected you, but they have rejected me, that I should not reign over them.” (1 Samuel 8:7 AKJV)

When you reject God’s message through God’s man you have rejected the Lord Himself.

Saturday, October 8, 2022

“And Jesus said to them, I am the bread of life: he that comes to me shall never hunger; and he that believes on me shall never thirst.” (John 6:35 AKJV)

Let Jesus satisfy the need of your soul.

Sunday, October 9, 2022

“And they served their idols: which were a snare to them.” (Psalms 106:36 AKJV)

Idols of the heart can lead to heartache. Worship the true God. He will bless you.

Monday, October 10, 2022

“Righteousness exalts a nation: but sin is a reproach to any people.” (Proverbs 14:34 AKJV)

Help us Lord to repent of sin and make us a righteous people.

Tuesday, October 11, 2022

“And he gave them their request; but sent leanness into their soul.” (Psalms 106:15 AKJV)

How can people who are so blessed materially be so miserable? Meditate on the verse above.

Wednesday, October 12, 2022

“And you will not come to me, that you might have life.” (John 5:40 AKJV)

It is a mystery that people do not want the Lord in their life. Only He can bring life and life eternal.

Thursday, October 13, 2022

“From that time many of his disciples went back, and walked no more with him.” (John 6:66 AKJV)

We are seeing quite a bit of this in our day. What about you?

Friday, October 14, 2022

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

Only God and His Word can bring the healing our souls so desperately need.

Saturday, October 15, 2022

“A soft answer turns away wrath: but grievous words stir up anger.” (Proverbs 15:1 AKJV)

This is a good word to remember in the heat of the moment.

Sunday, October 16, 2022

“He that believes on me, as the scripture has said, out of his belly shall flow rivers of living water.” (John 7:38 AKJV)

Is your life dry and empty? Come to Jesus and let Him satisfy the needs of your heart.

Monday, October 17, 2022

“You are of your father the devil, and the lusts of your father you will do. He was a murderer from the beginning, and stayed not in the truth, because there is no truth in him. When he speaks a lie, he speaks of his own: for he is a liar, and the father of it.” (John 8:44 AKJV)

When a person rejects the truth there is only one alternative left and that is the lie. That puts a person in bad company. Love the truth and walk in the truth. You will be glad you did.

Tuesday, October 18, 2022

“And Samuel said, Has the LORD as great delight in burnt offerings and sacrifices, as in obeying the voice of the LORD? Behold, to obey is better than sacrifice, and to listen than the fat of rams.” (1 Samuel 15:22 AKJV)

Obedience is the real sign that we are committed to the Lord.

Wednesday, October 19, 2022

“Then spoke Jesus again to them, saying, I am the light of the world: he that follows me shall not walk in darkness, but shall have the light of life.” (John 8:12 AKJV)

Are you tired of the darkness? Come to Jesus.

Thursday, October 20, 2022

“The thief comes not, but for to steal, and to kill, and to destroy: I am come that they might have life, and that they might have it more abundantly.” (John 10:10 AKJV)

Jesus wants to give you abundant and eternal life. Commit your life to Him.

Friday, October 21, 2022

“Jesus said to her, I am the resurrection, and the life: he that believes in me, though he were dead, yet shall he live:” (John 11:25 AKJV)

Eternal life in Heaven is found in Jesus and Jesus alone.

Saturday, October 22, 2022

“And when he thus had spoken, he cried with a loud voice, Lazarus, come forth. And he that was dead came forth, bound hand and foot with grave clothes: and his face was bound about with a napkin. Jesus said to them, Loose him, and let him go.” (John 11:43-44 AKJV)

Jesus alone has the power over sin and the grave.

Sunday, October 23, 2022

“A new commandment I give to you, That you love one another; as I have loved you, that you also love one another. By this shall all men know that you are my disciples, if you have love one to another.” (John 13:34-35 AKJV)

Wow! Let’s practice what our Lord tell us to do.

Monday, October 24, 2022

“Let not your heart be troubled: you believe in God, believe also in me.” (John 14:1 AKJV)

These words from Jesus bring great comfort in times of need. Trust Him.

Tuesday, October 25, 2022

“Jesus said to him, I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man comes to the Father, but by me.” (John 14:6 AKJV)

Jesus is not one of the ways to Heaven, He is the only way.

Wednesday, October 26, 2022

“Your word have I hid in my heart, that I might not sin against you.” (Psalms 119:11 AKJV)

Here is a key to have victory over temptation and sin. Focus on the Word of God and obey.

Thursday, October 27, 2022

“For they loved the praise of men more than the praise of God.” (John 12:43 AKJV)

What is most important to us?

Friday, October 28, 2022

“This is the day which the LORD has made; we will rejoice and be glad in it.” (Psalms 118:24 AKJV)

You will never relive today. Make it a good one for the glory of God.

Saturday, October 29, 2022

“If you love me, keep my commandments.” (John 14:15 AKJV)

How do we truly know that we love Jesus? Read the verse above.

August 21 - September 24, 2022

Sunday, August 21, 2022

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

Following Jesus is letting go and letting God take over.

Monday, August 22, 2022

“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 the Bible. Believe the Bible. Apply the Bible.

Tuesday, August 23, 2022

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

Repent means to turn away from sin and turn to God and His plan for your life.

Wednesday, August 24, 2022

“And if he trespass against you seven times in a day, and seven times in a day turn again to you, saying, I repent; you shall forgive him.” (Luke 17:4 AKJV)

God forgives and so should we.

Thursday, August 25, 2022

“The soul of the sluggard desires, and has nothing: but the soul of the diligent shall be made fat.” (Proverbs 13:4 AKJV)

Be diligent. Be faithful. God will bless you for it and you will be a blessing.

Friday, August 26, 2022

“I will sing of the mercies of the LORD for ever: with my mouth will I make known your faithfulness to all generations.” (Psalms 89:1 AKJV)

God’s people sing because we have been blessed by the Lord.

Saturday, August 27, 2022

“Whoever despises the word shall be destroyed: but he that fears the commandment shall be rewarded.” (Proverbs 13:13 AKJV)

Don’t take the Word of God lightly. God Himself stands behind His Word.

Sunday, August 28, 2022

“And Zacchaeus stood, and said to the Lord: Behold, Lord, the half of my goods I give to the poor; and if I have taken any thing from any man by false accusation, I restore him fourfold.” (Luke 19:8 AKJV)

When Jesus touches our lives He will make a wonderful difference.

Monday, August 29, 2022

“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 stands ready to point you in the right direction.

Tuesday, August 30, 2022

“For it is easier for a camel to go through a needle’s eye, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God.” (Luke 18:25 AKJV)

Money and possessions can stand between a man and God. Don’t make that mistake. It is too costly.

Wednesday, August 31, 2022

“For you, Lord, are good, and ready to forgive; and plenteous in mercy to all them that call on you.” (Psalms 86:5 AKJV)

I say Amen to that. How about you?

Thursday, September 1, 2022

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

Don’t give up. Keep praying. That’s what Jesus said.

Friday, September 2, 2022

“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)

The Lord will hear the prayer of the humble and repentant.

Saturday, September 3, 2022

“But Jesus called them to him, and said, Suffer little children to come to me, and forbid them not: for of such is the kingdom of God.” (Luke 18:16 AKJV)

How many parents are keeping their children away from Jesus? Why?

Sunday, September 4, 2022

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

This is the kind of praying that ought to be happening in churches all over the land.

Monday, September 5, 2022

“Mercy and truth are met together; righteousness and peace have kissed each other.” (Psalms 85:10 AKJV)

This is what our society would like if we would only turn to the Lord.

Tuesday, September 6, 2022

“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 better than getting.

Wednesday, September 7, 2022

“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)

We need more men who will lead their families to follow the Lord. Government is not the answer. God is.

Thursday, September 8, 2022

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

Jesus is Lord and He is coming back. Get ready.

Friday, September 9, 2022

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

Look around you. Who are your friends?

Saturday, September 10, 2022

“Justice and judgment are the habitation of your throne: mercy and truth shall go before your face.” (Psalms 89:14 AKJV)

Life is good when God is in control.

Sunday, September 11, 2022

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

The Word of God stands eternal.

Monday, September 12, 2022

“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)

Keep this verse in mind. It gives us the true perspective of life.

Tuesday, September 13, 2022

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

Life is fragile and life is short. Let God show you the meaning of it all. He loves you.

Wednesday, September 14, 2022

“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)

There is no better place to be than to be in the Hands of God.

Thursday, September 15, 2022

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

Loving discipline is a must for every child. It takes time and consistency but it is worth the effort.

Friday, September 16, 2022

“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)

God is the final Judge of all. Are you ready?

Saturday, September 17, 2022

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

Pray. It is an essential part of having victory in Jesus.

Sunday, September 18, 2022

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

These questions should give us pause. Think it over. God is a witness to all things.

Monday, September 19, 2022

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

God can give us peace as we navigate through life.

Tuesday, September 20, 2022

“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)

It is a must that we pass the faith along to the generation to come.

Wednesday, September 21, 2022

“IT IS A GOOD THING TO GIVE THANKS UNTO THE LORD, AND TO SING PRAISES UNTO THY NAME, O MOST HIGH: To show forth your loving kindness in the morning, and your faithfulness every night,” (Psalms 92:1-2 AKJV)

Give thanks to God. It is good for us and it blesses God.

Thursday, September 22, 2022

“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)

It is great to be forgiven. Jesus truly loves us. He died on the cross for our sins.

Friday, September 23, 2022

“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 prophesied that He would die and be resurrected and He did. Jesus is Lord!

Saturday, September 24, 2022

“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)

We need this kind of resolve in the world in which we live.

 

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