Day 8/12 – Legalism

Good Works  – Galatians 6:9-10 (ESV)  “And let us not grow weary of doing good, for in due season we will reap, if we do not give up. So then, as we have opportunity, let us do good to everyone, and especially to those who are of the household of faith.”  Galatians 6:9-10 “God brings suffering into your… [More…]

Day 7/30 – Manipulation

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 “It’s crazy, if you think about it. The… [More…]

Day 7/12 – Worship

His Faithfulness  – Lamentations 3:22-23 mESV) The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases; his mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.  Lamentations 3:22-23 “Your only chance of finishing the race well rests in your eliminating all options. Until you are  convinced in the depths of your soul that an… [More…]

Day 6/16 – Perform for the Correct Audience

Obedience to Christ  – Romans 12:1 (ESV)  “I appeal to you therefore, brothers, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to God, which is your spiritual worship.”  Romans 12:1 “The Christian life requires hard work. Our sanctification is a process wherein we are coworkers with God. We have the… [More…]

Day 5/25 – Used by God

Faith  – Romans 4:20-21 (ESV)  “No unbelief made him waver concerning the promise of God, but he grew strong in his faith as he gave glory to God, fully convinced that God was able to do what He had promised.”  Romans 4:20-21 Jesus “…tells us in Matthew 24: 35, “Heaven and earth will pass away, but My words… [More…]

Day 4/19 – Disappointed Hope

Check out this Easter short 3 1/2 minute  video:  https://youtu.be/cikenKl92Og  Must Receive Christ  – John 1:12 (ESV). “But to all who did receive him, who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God,”  John 1:12 “Don’t magnify your problems, magnify your God…he’s got you covered.” Tony Evans  ——:///// +++ A history of these Daily… [More…]

Day 3/4 – Knowledge and Love

Humility – 1 Peter 5:5-6 (ESV)“Likewise, you who are younger, be subject to the elders. Clothe yourselves, all of you, with humility toward one another, for “God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble.” Humble yourselves, therefore, under the mighty hand of God so that at the proper time he may exalt you,”  1… [More…]

Day 2/11 – The Sacrifice of Praise

His Peace  – Isaiah 26:3 (ESV)  “You keep him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on You, because he trusts in You.”  Isaiah 26:3 “Your eternal gain will be proportional to your temporal commitment.” Walter A. Henrichsen (“Walt”) ——:///// +++ This email contains, sequentially: Memory Verse (above), Daily Devotion from “Thoughts From The Diary of A Desperate… [More…]

Day 2/10 – Examples and Commands

His Faithfulness  – Numbers 23:19 (ESV)  “God is not man, that he should lie, or a son of man, that he should change his mind. Has he said, and will he not do it? Or has he spoken, and will he not fulfill it?”  Numbers 23:19 “Although we are created in His image, we are creatures.  He is the… [More…]

Day 1/28 – Ruled By Men

Christ Paid the Penalty  – Romans 5:8 (ESV)  “…but God shows his love for us in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us.”  Romans 5:8 “You should read and study God’s Word like you read the morning newspaper.  The context gives  you the meaning of the words.  Let the text make its case.  Don’t try and… [More…]

Day 1/14 – The Law of The Harvest

Obedience to Christ  – Romans 12:1 (ESV)  “I appeal to you therefore, brothers, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to God, which is your spiritual worship. “ Romans 12:1 “You cannot be knowingly disobedient to Jesus and experience fellowship with Him. Your prayer for forgiveness, after salvation, is not… [More…]

FREEDOM IS NEVER FREE

                  Backyard picnics, family get-togethers and fireworks are all part of the Fourth of July celebration across America.  It’s a time when our nation’s workers pause to honor those that paid the ultimate sacrifice so that we could live in a free country.             However, too often we take our freedom for granted and neglect… [More…]