Daily Readings

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 - Get wisdom and understanding

Daily Readings - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 00:00
Lesson: Kept in the Father’s Name
Reading: Get wisdom and understanding
Reference: Prov. 4:5-13

Proverbs 4:5: Get wisdom, get understanding: forget it not; neither decline from the words of my mouth.
Proverbs 4:6: Forsake her not, and she shall preserve thee: love her, and she shall keep thee.
Proverbs 4:7: Wisdom is the principal thing; therefore get wisdom: and with all thy getting get understanding.
Proverbs 4:8: Exalt her, and she shall promote thee: she shall bring thee to honour, when thou dost embrace her.
Proverbs 4:9: She shall give to thine head an ornament of grace: a crown of glory shall she deliver to thee.
Proverbs 4:10: Hear, O my son, and receive my sayings; and the years of thy life shall be many.
Proverbs 4:11: I have taught thee in the way of wisdom; I have led thee in right paths.
Proverbs 4:12: When thou goest, thy steps shall not be straitened; and when thou runnest, thou shalt not stumble.
Proverbs 4:13: Take fast hold of instruction; let her not go: keep her; for she is thy life.
(KJV)
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Tue, 13 Feb 2018 - God’s promise to Jacob

Daily Readings - Tue, 02/13/2018 - 00:00
Lesson: Kept in the Father’s Name
Reading: God’s promise to Jacob
Reference: Gen. 28:10-22

Genesis 28:10: And Jacob went out from Beer–sheba, and went toward Haran.
Genesis 28:11: And he lighted upon a certain place, and tarried there all night, because the sun was set; and he took of the stones of that place, and put them for his pillows, and lay down in that place to sleep.
Genesis 28:12: And he dreamed, and behold a ladder set up on the earth, and the top of it reached to heaven: and behold the angels of God ascending and descending on it.
Genesis 28:13: And, behold, the Lord stood above it, and said, I am the Lord God of Abraham thy father, and the God of Isaac: the land whereon thou liest, to thee will I give it, and to thy seed;
Genesis 28:14: And thy seed shall be as the dust of the earth, and thou shalt spread abroad to the west, and to the east, and to the north, and to the south: and in thee and in thy seed shall all the families of the earth be blessed.
Genesis 28:15: And, behold, I am with thee, and will keep thee in all places whither thou goest, and will bring thee again into this land; for I will not leave thee, until I have done that which I have spoken to thee of.
Genesis 28:16: And Jacob awaked out of his sleep, and he said, Surely the Lord is in this place; and I knew it not.
Genesis 28:17: And he was afraid, and said, How dreadful is this place! this is none other but the house of God, and this is the gate of heaven.
Genesis 28:18: And Jacob rose up early in the morning, and took the stone that he had put for his pillows, and set it up for a pillar, and poured oil upon the top of it.
Genesis 28:19: And he called the name of that place Beth–el: but the name of that city was called Luz at the first.
Genesis 28:20: And Jacob vowed a vow, saying, If God will be with me, and will keep me in this way that I go, and will give me bread to eat, and raiment to put on,
Genesis 28:21: So that I come again to my father’s house in peace; then shall the Lord be my God:
Genesis 28:22: And this stone, which I have set for a pillar, shall be God’s house: and of all that thou shalt give me I will surely give the tenth unto thee.
(KJV)
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Mon, 12 Feb 2018 - The Lord is thy Keeper

Daily Readings - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 00:00
Lesson: Kept in the Father’s Name
Reading: The Lord is thy Keeper
Reference: Ps. 121:1-8

Psalms 121:1: I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills, from whence cometh my help.
Psalms 121:2: My help cometh from the Lord, which made heaven and earth.
Psalms 121:3: He will not suffer thy foot to be moved: he that keepeth thee will not slumber.
Psalms 121:4: Behold, he that keepeth Israel shall neither slumber nor sleep.
Psalms 121:5: The Lord is thy keeper: the Lord is thy shade upon thy right hand.
Psalms 121:6: The sun shall not smite thee by day, nor the moon by night.
Psalms 121:7: The Lord shall preserve thee from all evil: he shall preserve thy soul.
Psalms 121:8: The Lord shall preserve thy going out and thy coming in from this time forth, and even for evermore.
(KJV)
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Sun, 11 Feb 2018 - He is our peace

Daily Readings - Sun, 02/11/2018 - 00:00
Lesson: The Peace of God
Reading: He is our peace
Reference: Eph. 2:13-22

Ephesians 2:13: But now in Christ Jesus ye who sometimes were far off are made nigh by the blood of Christ.
Ephesians 2:14: For he is our peace, who hath made both one, and hath broken down the middle wall of partition between us;
Ephesians 2:15: Having abolished in his flesh the enmity, even the law of commandments contained in ordinances; for to make in himself of twain one new man, so making peace;
Ephesians 2:16: And that he might reconcile both unto God in one body by the cross, having slain the enmity thereby:
Ephesians 2:17: And came and preached peace to you which were afar off, and to them that were nigh.
Ephesians 2:18: For through him we both have access by one Spirit unto the Father.
Ephesians 2:19: Now therefore ye are no more strangers and foreigners, but fellowcitizens with the saints, and of the household of God;
Ephesians 2:20: And are built upon the foundation of the apostles and prophets, Jesus Christ himself being the chief corner stone;
Ephesians 2:21: In whom all the building fitly framed together groweth unto an holy temple in the Lord:
Ephesians 2:22: In whom ye also are builded together for an habitation of God through the Spirit.
(KJV)
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Sat, 10 Feb 2018 - “Master, the Tempest Is Raging”

Daily Readings - Sat, 02/10/2018 - 00:00
Lesson: The Peace of God
Reading: “Master, the Tempest Is Raging”
Reference: Gospel Hymns for Worship, No. 169

(KJV)
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Fri, 09 Feb 2018 - Dangerous complacency

Daily Readings - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 00:00
Lesson: The Peace of God
Reading: Dangerous complacency
Reference: 1 Thess. 5:1-9

I Thessalonians 5:1: But of the times and the seasons, brethren, ye have no need that I write unto you.
I Thessalonians 5:2: For yourselves know perfectly that the day of the Lord so cometh as a thief in the night.
I Thessalonians 5:3: For when they shall say, Peace and safety; then sudden destruction cometh upon them, as travail upon a woman with child; and they shall not escape.
I Thessalonians 5:4: But ye, brethren, are not in darkness, that that day should overtake you as a thief.
I Thessalonians 5:5: Ye are all the children of light, and the children of the day: we are not of the night, nor of darkness.
I Thessalonians 5:6: Therefore let us not sleep, as do others; but let us watch and be sober.
I Thessalonians 5:7: For they that sleep sleep in the night; and they that be drunken are drunken in the night.
I Thessalonians 5:8: But let us, who are of the day, be sober, putting on the breastplate of faith and love; and for an helmet, the hope of salvation.
I Thessalonians 5:9: For God hath not appointed us to wrath, but to obtain salvation by our Lord Jesus Christ,
(KJV)
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Thu, 08 Feb 2018 - Live in peace

Daily Readings - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 00:00
Lesson: The Peace of God
Reading: Live in peace
Reference: Rom. 12:14-21

Romans 12:14: Bless them which persecute you: bless, and curse not.
Romans 12:15: Rejoice with them that do rejoice, and weep with them that weep.
Romans 12:16: Be of the same mind one toward another. Mind not high things, but condescend to men of low estate. Be not wise in your own conceits.
Romans 12:17: Recompense to no man evil for evil. Provide things honest in the sight of all men.
Romans 12:18: If it be possible, as much as lieth in you, live peaceably with all men.
Romans 12:19: Dearly beloved, avenge not yourselves, but rather give place unto wrath: for it is written, Vengeance is mine; I will repay, saith the Lord.
Romans 12:20: Therefore if thine enemy hunger, feed him; if he thirst, give him drink: for in so doing thou shalt heap coals of fire on his head.
Romans 12:21: Be not overcome of evil, but overcome evil with good.
(KJV)
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Wed, 07 Feb 2018 - False peace promoted

Daily Readings - Wed, 02/07/2018 - 00:00
Lesson: The Peace of God
Reading: False peace promoted
Reference: Jer. 6:13-16

Jeremiah 6:13: For from the least of them even unto the greatest of them every one is given to covetousness; and from the prophet even unto the priest every one dealeth falsely.
Jeremiah 6:14: They have healed also the hurt of the daughter of my people slightly, saying, Peace, peace; when there is no peace.
Jeremiah 6:15: Were they ashamed when they had committed abomination? nay, they were not at all ashamed, neither could they blush: therefore they shall fall among them that fall: at the time that I visit them they shall be cast down, saith the Lord.
Jeremiah 6:16: Thus saith the Lord, Stand ye in the ways, and see, and ask for the old paths, where is the good way, and walk therein, and ye shall find rest for your souls. But they said, We will not walk therein.
(KJV)
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Mon, 05 Feb 2018 - Great peace is not offended

Daily Readings - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 00:00
Lesson: The Peace of God
Reading: Great peace is not offended
Reference: Ps. 119:161-168

Psalms 119:161: Princes have persecuted me without a cause: but my heart standeth in awe of thy word.
Psalms 119:162: I rejoice at thy word, as one that findeth great spoil.
Psalms 119:163: I hate and abhor lying: but thy law do I love.
Psalms 119:164: Seven times a day do I praise thee because of thy righteous judgments.
Psalms 119:165: Great peace have they which love thy law: and nothing shall offend them.
Psalms 119:166: Lord, I have hoped for thy salvation, and done thy commandments.
Psalms 119:167: My soul hath kept thy testimonies; and I love them exceedingly.
Psalms 119:168: I have kept thy precepts and thy testimonies: for all my ways are before thee.
(KJV)
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Sun, 04 Feb 2018 - Jesus appears to Mary Magdalene

Daily Readings - Sun, 02/04/2018 - 00:00
Lesson: We Would See Jesus
Reading: Jesus appears to Mary Magdalene
Reference: John 20:11-18

John 20:11: But Mary stood without at the sepulchre weeping: and as she wept, she stooped down, and looked into the sepulchre,
John 20:12: And seeth two angels in white sitting, the one at the head, and the other at the feet, where the body of Jesus had lain.
John 20:13: And they say unto her, Woman, why weepest thou? She saith unto them, Because they have taken away my Lord, and I know not where they have laid him.
John 20:14: And when she had thus said, she turned herself back, and saw Jesus standing, and knew not that it was Jesus.
John 20:15: Jesus saith unto her, Woman, why weepest thou? whom seekest thou? She, supposing him to be the gardener, saith unto him, Sir, if thou have borne him hence, tell me where thou hast laid him, and I will take him away.
John 20:16: Jesus saith unto her, Mary. She turned herself, and saith unto him, Rabboni; which is to say, Master.
John 20:17: Jesus saith unto her, Touch me not; for I am not yet ascended to my Father: but go to my brethren, and say unto them, I ascend unto my Father, and your Father; and to my God, and your God.
John 20:18: Mary Magdalene came and told the disciples that she had seen the Lord, and that he had spoken these things unto her.
(KJV)
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