Day 4/12 – Hope

All Have Sinned  – Isaiah 53:6 (ESV). “All we like sheep have gone astray; we have turned—every one—to his own way; and the Lord has laid on Him the iniquity of us all.”  Isaiah 53:6 “Many of us are being held hostage by bitterness because we are not willing to give to others what we have been… [More…]

Day 4/11 – On Being A Prey

All Have Sinned  – Romans 3:23 (ESV)  “…for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God,”  Romans 3:23 “You often hear people talking about the hypocrites and sinners in church.  You should no more expect good people in church than you should expect well people in hospitals.  Believers gather in the “office” of the Great Physician because… [More…]

Day 4/10 – Viewing People Correctly

Witnessing  – Romans 1:16 (ESV)  “For I am not ashamed of the gospel, for it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes, to the Jew first and also to the Greek.”  Romans 1:16 “A Kingdom man understands that God never said a godly life would be easy; He just said it would be worth… [More…]

Day 2/13 – The Captivity of Job

His Provision  – Romans 8:32 (ESV)  “He who did not spare his own Son but gave him up for us all, how will he not also with him graciously give us all things?”  Romans 8:32 “If God had perceived that our greatest need was economic, He would have sent an economist. If He had perceived that our greatest… [More…]

Day 2/8 – The Absence of Options

His Strength  – Philippians 4:13 (ESV)  “I can do all things through him who strengthens me.”  Philippians 4:13 “God will never help you do what you can do for yourself.  The application of reason comes first.  Where you can no longer journey by reason, you continue by faith.”  Walter A. Henrichsen (“Walt”) ——:///// +++ This email contains, sequentially: Memory Verse (above),… [More…]

Day 2/7 – The Profit of Obedience

His Strength  – Isaiah 41:10 (ESV)  “…fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.”  Isaiah 41:10 “Christians, you will “stand before the judgment bar of God and give an account for how you lived… [More…]

Day 2/4 – All Things in Common

Assurance of Salvation  – John 5:24 (ESV)  “Truly, truly, I say to you, whoever hears My Word and believes Him who sent Me has eternal life. He does not come into judgment, but has passed from death to life.”  John 5:24 “…obedience without struggle reveals little of your true submission to Christ.  Only when you don’t want to do… [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 1/26 – Legitimate Expectations

Sin’s Penalty  – Romans 6:23 (ESV)  “For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.”  Romans 6:23 “When you live in sin, the past experience of God’s deliverance does not help in building confidence during current crises.”  Walter A. Henrichsen (“Walt”) ——:///// +++ This email contains, sequentially:… [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…]