Daily Readings

Mon, 05 Jun 2017 - Legalism refuted

Daily Readings - Mon, 06/05/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Living by Faith
Reading: Legalism refuted
Reference: Mark 2:23-28

Mark 2:23: And it came to pass, that he went through the corn fields on the sabbath day; and his disciples began, as they went, to pluck the ears of corn.
Mark 2:24: And the Pharisees said unto him, Behold, why do they on the sabbath day that which is not lawful?
Mark 2:25: And he said unto them, Have ye never read what David did, when he had need, and was an hungred, he, and they that were with him?
Mark 2:26: How he went into the house of God in the days of Abiathar the high priest, and did eat the shewbread, which is not lawful to eat but for the priests, and gave also to them which were with him?
Mark 2:27: And he said unto them, The sabbath was made for man, and not man for the sabbath:
Mark 2:28: Therefore the Son of man is Lord also of the sabbath.
(KJV)
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Sun, 04 Jun 2017 - The unity of the true believers

Daily Readings - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Another Gospel
Reading: The unity of the true believers
Reference: Acts 4:31-35

Acts 4:31: 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 spake the word of God with boldness.
Acts 4:32: And the multitude of them that believed were of one heart and of one soul: neither said any of them that ought of the things which he possessed was his own; but they had all things common.
Acts 4:33: And with great power gave the apostles witness of the resurrection of the Lord Jesus: and great grace was upon them all.
Acts 4:34: Neither was there any among them that lacked: for as many as were possessors of lands or houses sold them, and brought the prices of the things that were sold,
Acts 4:35: And laid them down at the apostles’ feet: and distribution was made unto every man according as he had need.
(KJV)
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Sat, 03 Jun 2017 - The witness of the true faith

Daily Readings - Sat, 06/03/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Another Gospel
Reading: The witness of the true faith
Reference: Rom. 8:13-17

Romans 8:13: For if ye live after the flesh, ye shall die: but if ye through the Spirit do mortify the deeds of the body, ye shall live.
Romans 8:14: For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, they are the sons of God.
Romans 8:15: For ye have not received the spirit of bondage again to fear; but ye have received the Spirit of adoption, whereby we cry, Abba, Father.
Romans 8:16: The Spirit itself beareth witness with our spirit, that we are the children of God:
Romans 8:17: And if children, then heirs; heirs of God, and joint-heirs with Christ; if so be that we suffer with him, that we may be also glorified together.
(KJV)
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Fri, 02 Jun 2017 - Prove the spirits

Daily Readings - Fri, 06/02/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Another Gospel
Reading: Prove the spirits
Reference: 1 John 4:1-4

I John 4:1: Beloved, believe not every spirit, but try the spirits whether they are of God: because many false prophets are gone out into the world.
I John 4:2: Hereby know ye the Spirit of God: Every spirit that confesseth that Jesus Christ is come in the flesh is of God:
I John 4:3: And every spirit that confesseth not that Jesus Christ is come in the flesh is not of God: and this is that spirit of antichrist, whereof ye have heard that it should come; and even now already is it in the world.
I John 4:4: Ye are of God, little children, and have overcome them: because greater is he that is in you, than he that is in the world.
(KJV)
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Thu, 01 Jun 2017 - An incomplete gospel

Daily Readings - Thu, 06/01/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Another Gospel
Reading: An incomplete gospel
Reference: Acts 18:24-28

Acts 18:24: And a certain Jew named Apollos, born at Alexandria, an eloquent man, and mighty in the scriptures, came to Ephesus.
Acts 18:25: This man was instructed in the way of the Lord; and being fervent in the spirit, he spake and taught diligently the things of the Lord, knowing only the baptism of John.
Acts 18:26: And he began to speak boldly in the synagogue: whom when Aquila and Priscilla had heard, they took him unto them, and expounded unto him the way of God more perfectly.
Acts 18:27: And when he was disposed to pass into Achaia, the brethren wrote, exhorting the disciples to receive him: who, when he was come, helped them much which had believed through grace:
Acts 18:28: For he mightily convinced the Jews, and that publickly, shewing by the scriptures that Jesus was Christ.
(KJV)
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Wed, 31 May 2017 - No other name

Daily Readings - Wed, 05/31/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Another Gospel
Reading: No other name
Reference: Acts 4:5-12

Acts 4:5: And it came to pass on the morrow, that their rulers, and elders, and scribes,
Acts 4:6: And Annas the high priest, and Caiaphas, and John, and Alexander, and as many as were of the kindred of the high priest, were gathered together at Jerusalem.
Acts 4:7: And when they had set them in the midst, they asked, By what power, or by what name, have ye done this?
Acts 4:8: Then Peter, filled with the Holy Ghost, said unto them, Ye rulers of the people, and elders of Israel,
Acts 4:9: If we this day be examined of the good deed done to the impotent man, by what means he is made whole;
Acts 4:10: Be it known unto you all, and to all the people of Israel, that by the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, whom ye crucified, whom God raised from the dead, even by him doth this man stand here before you whole.
Acts 4:11: This is the stone which was set at nought of you builders, which is become the head of the corner.
Acts 4:12: Neither is there salvation in any other: for there is none other name under heaven given among men, whereby we must be saved.
(KJV)
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Tue, 30 May 2017 - I am the way

Daily Readings - Tue, 05/30/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Another Gospel
Reading: I am the way
Reference: John 14:1-7

John 14:1: Let not your heart be troubled: ye believe in God, believe also in me.
John 14:2: In my Father’s house are many mansions: if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you.
John 14:3: And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again, and receive you unto myself; that where I am, there ye may be also.
John 14:4: And whither I go ye know, and the way ye know.
John 14:5: Thomas saith unto him, Lord, we know not whither thou goest; and how can we know the way?
John 14:6: Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man cometh unto the Father, but by me.
John 14:7: If ye had known me, ye should have known my Father also: and from henceforth ye know him, and have seen him.
(KJV)
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Mon, 29 May 2017 - False Christs

Daily Readings - Mon, 05/29/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Another Gospel
Reading: False Christs
Reference: Matt. 24:22-27

Matthew 24:22: And except those days should be shortened, there should no flesh be saved: but for the elect’s sake those days shall be shortened.
Matthew 24:23: Then if any man shall say unto you, Lo, here is Christ, or there; believe it not.
Matthew 24:24: For there shall arise false Christs, and false prophets, and shall shew great signs and wonders; insomuch that, if it were possible, they shall deceive the very elect.
Matthew 24:25: Behold, I have told you before.
Matthew 24:26: Wherefore if they shall say unto you, Behold, he is in the desert; go not forth: behold, he is in the secret chambers; believe it not.
Matthew 24:27: For as the lightning cometh out of the east, and shineth even unto the west; so shall also the coming of the Son of man be.
(KJV)
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Sun, 28 May 2017 - The refuge of the godly

Daily Readings - Sun, 05/28/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: God Cares for His Own
Reading: The refuge of the godly
Reference: Ps. 91:1-16

Psalms 91:1: He that dwelleth in the secret place of the most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty.
Psalms 91:2: I will say of the Lord, He is my refuge and my fortress: my God; in him will I trust.
Psalms 91:3: Surely he shall deliver thee from the snare of the fowler, and from the noisome pestilence.
Psalms 91:4: He shall cover thee with his feathers, and under his wings shalt thou trust: his truth shall be thy shield and buckler.
Psalms 91:5: Thou shalt not be afraid for the terror by night; nor for the arrow that flieth by day;
Psalms 91:6: Nor for the pestilence that walketh in darkness; nor for the destruction that wasteth at noonday.
Psalms 91:7: A thousand shall fall at thy side, and ten thousand at thy right hand; but it shall not come nigh thee.
Psalms 91:8: Only with thine eyes shalt thou behold and see the reward of the wicked.
Psalms 91:9: Because thou hast made the Lord, which is my refuge, even the most High, thy habitation;
Psalms 91:10: There shall no evil befall thee, neither shall any plague come nigh thy dwelling.
Psalms 91:11: For he shall give his angels charge over thee, to keep thee in all thy ways.
Psalms 91:12: They shall bear thee up in their hands, lest thou dash thy foot against a stone.
Psalms 91:13: Thou shalt tread upon the lion and adder: the young lion and the dragon shalt thou trample under feet.
Psalms 91:14: Because he hath set his love upon me, therefore will I deliver him: I will set him on high, because he hath known my name.
Psalms 91:15: He shall call upon me, and I will answer him: I will be with him in trouble; I will deliver him, and honour him.
Psalms 91:16: With long life will I satisfy him, and shew him my salvation.
(KJV)
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Sat, 27 May 2017 - Divine protection

Daily Readings - Sat, 05/27/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: God Cares for His Own
Reading: Divine protection
Reference: 2 Kings 6:8-17

II Kings 6:8: Then the king of Syria warred against Israel, and took counsel with his servants, saying, In such and such a place shall be my camp.
II Kings 6:9: And the man of God sent unto the king of Israel, saying, Beware that thou pass not such a place; for thither the Syrians are come down.
II Kings 6:10: And the king of Israel sent to the place which the man of God told him and warned him of, and saved himself there, not once nor twice.
II Kings 6:11: Therefore the heart of the king of Syria was sore troubled for this thing; and he called his servants, and said unto them, Will ye not shew me which of us is for the king of Israel?
II Kings 6:12: And one of his servants said, None, my lord, O king: but Elisha, the prophet that is in Israel, telleth the king of Israel the words that thou speakest in thy bedchamber.
II Kings 6:13: And he said, Go and spy where he is, that I may send and fetch him. And it was told him, saying, Behold, he is in Dothan.
II Kings 6:14: Therefore sent he thither horses, and chariots, and a great host: and they came by night, and compassed the city about.
II Kings 6:15: And when the servant of the man of God was risen early, and gone forth, behold, an host compassed the city both with horses and chariots. And his servant said unto him, Alas, my master! how shall we do?
II Kings 6:16: And he answered, Fear not: for they that be with us are more than they that be with them.
II Kings 6:17: And Elisha prayed, and said, Lord, I pray thee, open his eyes, that he may see. And the Lord opened the eyes of the young man; and he saw: and, behold, the mountain was full of horses and chariots of fire round about Elisha.
(KJV)
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Fri, 26 May 2017 - Jesus shows His care

Daily Readings - Fri, 05/26/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: God Cares for His Own
Reading: Jesus shows His care
Reference: Mark 4:35-41

Mark 4:35: And the same day, when the even was come, he saith unto them, Let us pass over unto the other side.
Mark 4:36: And when they had sent away the multitude, they took him even as he was in the ship. And there were also with him other little ships.
Mark 4:37: And there arose a great storm of wind, and the waves beat into the ship, so that it was now full.
Mark 4:38: And he was in the hinder part of the ship, asleep on a pillow: and they awake him, and say unto him, Master, carest thou not that we perish?
Mark 4:39: And he arose, and rebuked the wind, and said unto the sea, Peace, be still. And the wind ceased, and there was a great calm.
Mark 4:40: And he said unto them, Why are ye so fearful? how is it that ye have no faith?
Mark 4:41: And they feared exceedingly, and said one to another, What manner of man is this, that even the wind and the sea obey him?
(KJV)
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Thu, 25 May 2017 - The faithful cared for

Daily Readings - Thu, 05/25/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: God Cares for His Own
Reading: The faithful cared for
Reference: 1 Kings 17:2-16

I Kings 17:2: And the word of the Lord came unto him, saying,
I Kings 17:3: Get thee hence, and turn thee eastward, and hide thyself by the brook Cherith, that is before Jordan.
I Kings 17:4: And it shall be, that thou shalt drink of the brook; and I have commanded the ravens to feed thee there.
I Kings 17:5: So he went and did according unto the word of the Lord: for he went and dwelt by the brook Cherith, that is before Jordan.
I Kings 17:6: And the ravens brought him bread and flesh in the morning, and bread and flesh in the evening; and he drank of the brook.
I Kings 17:7: And it came to pass after a while, that the brook dried up, because there had been no rain in the land.
I Kings 17:8: And the word of the Lord came unto him, saying,
I Kings 17:9: Arise, get thee to Zarephath, which belongeth to Zidon, and dwell there: behold, I have commanded a widow woman there to sustain thee.
I Kings 17:10: So he arose and went to Zarephath. And when he came to the gate of the city, behold, the widow woman was there gathering of sticks: and he called to her, and said, Fetch me, I pray thee, a little water in a vessel, that I may drink.
I Kings 17:11: And as she was going to fetch it, he called to her, and said, Bring me, I pray thee, a morsel of bread in thine hand.
I Kings 17:12: And she said, As the Lord thy God liveth, I have not a cake, but an handful of meal in a barrel, and a little oil in a cruse: and, behold, I am gathering two sticks, that I may go in and dress it for me and my son, that we may eat it, and die.
I Kings 17:13: And Elijah said unto her, Fear not; go and do as thou hast said: but make me thereof a little cake first, and bring it unto me, and after make for thee and for thy son.
I Kings 17:14: For thus saith the Lord God of Israel, The barrel of meal shall not waste, neither shall the cruse of oil fail, until the day that the Lord sendeth rain upon the earth.
I Kings 17:15: And she went and did according to the saying of Elijah: and she, and he, and her house, did eat many days.
I Kings 17:16: And the barrel of meal wasted not, neither did the cruse of oil fail, according to the word of the Lord, which he spake by Elijah.
(KJV)
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Wed, 24 May 2017 - Trust Him

Daily Readings - Wed, 05/24/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: God Cares for His Own
Reading: Trust Him
Reference: Christian Hymnal, No. 464

(KJV)
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Tue, 23 May 2017 - A song of thanksgiving for God’s care

Daily Readings - Tue, 05/23/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: God Cares for His Own
Reading: A song of thanksgiving for God’s care
Reference: Exod. 15:1-13

Exodus 15:1: Then sang Moses and the children of Israel this song unto the Lord, and spake, saying, I will sing unto the Lord, for he hath triumphed gloriously: the horse and his rider hath he thrown into the sea.
Exodus 15:2: The Lord is my strength and song, and he is become my salvation: he is my God, and I will prepare him an habitation; my father’s God, and I will exalt him.
Exodus 15:3: The Lord is a man of war: the Lord is his name.
Exodus 15:4: Pharaoh’s chariots and his host hath he cast into the sea: his chosen captains also are drowned in the Red sea.
Exodus 15:5: The depths have covered them: they sank into the bottom as a stone.
Exodus 15:6: Thy right hand, O Lord, is become glorious in power: thy right hand, O Lord, hath dashed in pieces the enemy.
Exodus 15:7: And in the greatness of thine excellency thou hast overthrown them that rose up against thee: thou sentest forth thy wrath, which consumed them as stubble.
Exodus 15:8: And with the blast of thy nostrils the waters were gathered together, the floods stood upright as an heap, and the depths were congealed in the heart of the sea.
Exodus 15:9: The enemy said, I will pursue, I will overtake, I will divide the spoil; my lust shall be satisfied upon them; I will draw my sword, my hand shall destroy them.
Exodus 15:10: Thou didst blow with thy wind, the sea covered them: they sank as lead in the mighty waters.
Exodus 15:11: Who is like unto thee, O Lord, among the gods? who is like thee, glorious in holiness, fearful in praises, doing wonders?
Exodus 15:12: Thou stretchedst out thy right hand, the earth swallowed them.
Exodus 15:13: Thou in thy mercy hast led forth the people which thou hast redeemed: thou hast guided them in thy strength unto thy holy habitation.
(KJV)
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Mon, 22 May 2017 - Christ’s care for His kingdom

Daily Readings - Mon, 05/22/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: God Cares for His Own
Reading: Christ’s care for His kingdom
Reference: Isa. 35:1-10

Isaiah 35:1: The wilderness and the solitary place shall be glad for them; and the desert shall rejoice, and blossom as the rose.
Isaiah 35:2: It shall blossom abundantly, and rejoice even with joy and singing: the glory of Lebanon shall be given unto it, the excellency of Carmel and Sharon, they shall see the glory of the Lord, and the excellency of our God.
Isaiah 35:3: Strengthen ye the weak hands, and confirm the feeble knees.
Isaiah 35:4: Say to them that are of a fearful heart, Be strong, fear not: behold, your God will come with vengeance, even God with a recompence; he will come and save you.
Isaiah 35:5: Then the eyes of the blind shall be opened, and the ears of the deaf shall be unstopped.
Isaiah 35:6: Then shall the lame man leap as an hart, and the tongue of the dumb sing: for in the wilderness shall waters break out, and streams in the desert.
Isaiah 35:7: And the parched ground shall become a pool, and the thirsty land springs of water: in the habitation of dragons, where each lay, shall be grass with reeds and rushes.
Isaiah 35:8: And an highway shall be there, and a way, and it shall be called The way of holiness; the unclean shall not pass over it; but it shall be for those: the wayfaring men, though fools, shall not err therein.
Isaiah 35:9: No lion shall be there, nor any ravenous beast shall go up thereon, it shall not be found there; but the redeemed shall walk there:
Isaiah 35:10: And the ransomed of the Lord shall return, and come to Zion with songs and everlasting joy upon their heads: they shall obtain joy and gladness, and sorrow and sighing shall flee away.
(KJV)
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Sun, 21 May 2017 - The final judgment of idolatry

Daily Readings - Sun, 05/21/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Idolatry Judged
Reading: The final judgment of idolatry
Reference: Rev. 20:10-15; 21:8

Revelation of John 20:10: 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 of John 20:11: And I saw a great white throne, and him that sat on it, from whose face the earth and the heaven fled away; and there was found no place for them.
Revelation of John 20:12: And I saw the dead, small and great, stand before God; and the books were opened: and another book was opened, which is the book of life: and the dead were judged out of those things which were written in the books, according to their works.
Revelation of John 20:13: And the sea gave up the dead which were in it; and death and hell delivered up the dead which were in them: and they were judged every man according to their works.
Revelation of John 20:14: And death and hell were cast into the lake of fire. This is the second death.
Revelation of John 20:15: And whosoever was not found written in the book of life was cast into the lake of fire.
Revelation of John 21:8: But the fearful, and unbelieving, and the abominable, and murderers, and whoremongers, and sorcerers, and idolaters, and all liars, shall have their part in the lake which burneth with fire and brimstone: which is the second death.
(KJV)
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Sat, 20 May 2017 - Paul commands idolaters to repent

Daily Readings - Sat, 05/20/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Idolatry Judged
Reading: Paul commands idolaters to repent
Reference: Acts 17:16-31

Acts 17:16: Now while Paul waited for them at Athens, his spirit was stirred in him, when he saw the city wholly given to idolatry.
Acts 17:17: Therefore disputed he in the synagogue with the Jews, and with the devout persons, and in the market daily with them that met with him.
Acts 17:18: Then certain philosophers of the Epicureans, and of the Stoicks, encountered him. And some said, What will this babbler say? other some, He seemeth to be a setter forth of strange gods: because he preached unto them Jesus, and the resurrection.
Acts 17:19: And they took him, and brought him unto Areopagus, saying, May we know what this new doctrine, whereof thou speakest, is?
Acts 17:20: For thou bringest certain strange things to our ears: we would know therefore what these things mean.
Acts 17:21: ( For all the Athenians and strangers which were there spent their time in nothing else, but either to tell, or to hear some new thing.)
Acts 17:22: Then Paul stood in the midst of Mars’ hill, and said, Ye men of Athens, I perceive that in all things ye are too superstitious.
Acts 17:23: For as I passed by, and beheld your devotions, I found an altar with this inscription, TO THE UNKNOWN GOD. Whom therefore ye ignorantly worship, him declare I unto you.
Acts 17:24: God that made the world and all things therein, seeing that he is Lord of heaven and earth, dwelleth not in temples made with hands;
Acts 17:25: Neither is worshipped with men’s hands, as though he needed any thing, seeing he giveth to all life, and breath, and all things;
Acts 17:26: And hath made of one blood all nations of men for to dwell on all the face of the earth, and hath determined the times before appointed, and the bounds of their habitation;
Acts 17:27: That they should seek the Lord, if haply they might feel after him, and find him, though he be not far from every one of us:
Acts 17:28: For in him we live, and move, and have our being; as certain also of your own poets have said, For we are also his offspring.
Acts 17:29: Forasmuch then as we are the offspring of God, we ought not to think that the Godhead is like unto gold, or silver, or stone, graven by art and man’s device.
Acts 17:30: And the times of this ignorance God winked at; but now commandeth all men every where to repent:
Acts 17:31: Because he hath appointed a day, in the which he will judge the world in righteousness by that man whom he hath ordained; whereof he hath given assurance unto all men, in that he hath raised him from the dead.
(KJV)
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Fri, 19 May 2017 - Elijah’s victory over idolatry

Daily Readings - Fri, 05/19/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Idolatry Judged
Reading: Elijah’s victory over idolatry
Reference: 1 Kings 18:20-40

I Kings 18:20: So Ahab sent unto all the children of Israel, and gathered the prophets together unto mount Carmel.
I Kings 18:21: And Elijah came unto all the people, and said, How long halt ye between two opinions? if the Lord be God, follow him: but if Baal, then follow him. And the people answered him not a word.
I Kings 18:22: Then said Elijah unto the people, I, even I only, remain a prophet of the Lord; but Baal’s prophets are four hundred and fifty men.
I Kings 18:23: Let them therefore give us two bullocks; and let them choose one bullock for themselves, and cut it in pieces, and lay it on wood, and put no fire under: and I will dress the other bullock, and lay it on wood, and put no fire under:
I Kings 18:24: And call ye on the name of your gods, and I will call on the name of the Lord: and the God that answereth by fire, let him be God. And all the people answered and said, It is well spoken.
I Kings 18:25: And Elijah said unto the prophets of Baal, Choose you one bullock for yourselves, and dress it first; for ye are many; and call on the name of your gods, but put no fire under.
I Kings 18:26: And they took the bullock which was given them, and they dressed it, and called on the name of Baal from morning even until noon, saying, O Baal, hear us. But there was no voice, nor any that answered. And they leaped upon the altar which was made.
I Kings 18:27: And it came to pass at noon, that Elijah mocked them, and said, Cry aloud: for he is a god; either he is talking, or he is pursuing, or he is in a journey, or peradventure he sleepeth, and must be awaked.
I Kings 18:28: And they cried aloud, and cut themselves after their manner with knives and lancets, till the blood gushed out upon them.
I Kings 18:29: And it came to pass, when midday was past, and they prophesied until the time of the offering of the evening sacrifice, that there was neither voice, nor any to answer, nor any that regarded.
I Kings 18:30: And Elijah said unto all the people, Come near unto me. And all the people came near unto him. And he repaired the altar of the Lord that was broken down.
I Kings 18:31: And Elijah took twelve stones, according to the number of the tribes of the sons of Jacob, unto whom the word of the Lord came, saying, Israel shall be thy name:
I Kings 18:32: And with the stones he built an altar in the name of the Lord: and he made a trench about the altar, as great as would contain two measures of seed.
I Kings 18:33: And he put the wood in order, and cut the bullock in pieces, and laid him on the wood, and said, Fill four barrels with water, and pour it on the burnt sacrifice, and on the wood.
I Kings 18:34: And he said, Do it the second time. And they did it the second time. And he said, Do it the third time. And they did it the third time.
I Kings 18:35: And the water ran round about the altar; and he filled the trench also with water.
I Kings 18:36: And it came to pass at the time of the offering of the evening sacrifice, that Elijah the prophet came near, and said, Lord God of Abraham, Isaac, and of Israel, let it be known this day that thou art God in Israel, and that I am thy servant, and that I have done all these things at thy word.
I Kings 18:37: Hear me, O Lord, hear me, that this people may know that thou art the Lord God, and that thou hast turned their heart back again.
I Kings 18:38: Then the fire of the Lord fell, and consumed the burnt sacrifice, and the wood, and the stones, and the dust, and licked up the water that was in the trench.
I Kings 18:39: And when all the people saw it, they fell on their faces: and they said, The Lord, he is the God; the Lord, he is the God.
I Kings 18:40: And Elijah said unto them, Take the prophets of Baal; let not one of them escape. And they took them: and Elijah brought them down to the brook Kishon, and slew them there.
(KJV)
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Thu, 18 May 2017 - Keep yourselves from idols

Daily Readings - Thu, 05/18/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Idolatry Judged
Reading: Keep yourselves from idols
Reference: 1 John 5:13-21

I John 5:13: These things have I written unto you that believe on the name of the Son of God; that ye may know that ye have eternal life, and that ye may believe on the name of the Son of God.
I John 5:14: And this is the confidence that we have in him, that, if we ask any thing according to his will, he heareth us:
I John 5:15: And if we know that he hear us, whatsoever we ask, we know that we have the petitions that we desired of him.
I John 5:16: If any man see his brother sin a sin which is not unto death, he shall ask, and he shall give him life for them that sin not unto death. There is a sin unto death: I do not say that he shall pray for it.
I John 5:17: All unrighteousness is sin: and there is a sin not unto death.
I John 5:18: We know that whosoever is born of God sinneth not; but he that is begotten of God keepeth himself, and that wicked one toucheth him not.
I John 5:19: And we know that we are of God, and the whole world lieth in wickedness.
I John 5:20: And we know that the Son of God is come, and hath given us an understanding, that we may know him that is true, and we are in him that is true, even in his Son Jesus Christ. This is the true God, and eternal life.
I John 5:21: Little children, keep yourselves from idols. Amen.
(KJV)
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Wed, 17 May 2017 - Those who trust Him prosper

Daily Readings - Wed, 05/17/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Idolatry Judged
Reading: Those who trust Him prosper
Reference: 2 Kings 18:1-7

II Kings 18:1: Now it came to pass in the third year of Hoshea son of Elah king of Israel, that Hezekiah the son of Ahaz king of Judah began to reign.
II Kings 18:2: Twenty and five years old was he when he began to reign; and he reigned twenty and nine years in Jerusalem. His mother’s name also was Abi, the daughter of Zachariah.
II Kings 18:3: And he did that which was right in the sight of the Lord, according to all that David his father did.
II Kings 18:4: He removed the high places, and brake the images, and cut down the groves, and brake in pieces the brasen serpent that Moses had made: for unto those days the children of Israel did burn incense to it: and he called it Nehushtan.
II Kings 18:5: He trusted in the Lord God of Israel; so that after him was none like him among all the kings of Judah, nor any that were before him.
II Kings 18:6: For he clave to the Lord, and departed not from following him, but kept his commandments, which the Lord commanded Moses.
II Kings 18:7: And the Lord was with him; and he prospered whithersoever he went forth: and he rebelled against the king of Assyria, and served him not.
(KJV)
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