Day 5/13 – An Oath

Give Generously  – 2 Corinthians 9:6-7 (ESV). “The point is this: whoever sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and whoever sows bountifully will also reap bountifully.Each one must give as he has decided in his heart, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver.”  2 Corinthians 9:6-7 “If you really believe something, it will… [More…]

Day 4/23 – The Spoiled Child

His Spirit  – 1 Corinthians 3:16 (ESV)  “Do you not know that you are God’s temple and that God’s Spirit dwells in you?”  1 Corinthians 3:16 “If you understand that there are eternal consequences for temporal behavior, even for those secure in Christ, you will fear.  Grace does not eliminate accountability. The absence of fear indicates a misunderstanding of… [More…]

Day 4/3 – Accountability!

The Word 2 Timothy 3:16 (ESV) All Scripture is breathed out by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness,  2 Timothy 3:16 “Nothing in the Bible remotely suggests the idea that we should seek “happiness.” …But there is plenty written about seeking Holiness:  “Pursue Holiness, without which no… [More…]

Day 2/3 – Eternal Accountability

Assurance of Salvation  – 1 John 5:13 (ESV)  “I write these things to you who believe in the name of the Son of God that you may know that you have eternal life.”  1 John 5:13 “In the following verse Paul gives specific instructions on what a clean vessel looks like.  “So shun youthful passions and aim at righteousness,… [More…]

Day 2/2 – One in the Task, Individual in the Reward

Must Receive Christ  – Revelation 3:20 (ESV)  “Behold, I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in to him and eat with him, and he with me.”  Revelation 3:20 “Repentance is not just for conversion; all that sin need to repent.  It doesn’t matter where you are in… [More…]

Day 1/31 – Seeing God Clearly

Salvation Not by Works  – Titus 3:5 (ESV)  “He saved us, not because of works done by us in righteousness, but according to His own mercy, by the washing of regeneration and renewal of the Holy Spirit,”  Titus 3:5 “You can easily become obsessive of that which God gives you, forgetting that He gave it to you to… [More…]

Day 1/20 – Following the Recipe

Fellowship  – Matthew 18:20 (ESV)  “For where two or three are gathered in my name, there am I among them.” Matthew 18:20 “If any man’s work shall be burned, he shall suffer loss: but he himself shall be saved; yet so as by fire.” I Corinthians 3:15 — “Many passages of Scripture teach that there is eternal accountability… [More…]

Day 1/10 – The Price of Peace

He supplies your every need  – Philippians‬ ‭4:19‬ ‭NKJV‬‬  “And my God shall supply all your need according to His riches in glory by Christ Jesus.”  Philippians‬ ‭4:19 God “…promises us that if we will devote ourselves to His cause, He will greatly reward us in heaven.   I frequently hear believers say that they could never be motivated by… [More…]