Daily Readings

Tue, 12 Jun 2018 - The mouth of a scorner

Daily Readings - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 00:00
Lesson: Bridling Ourselves
Reading: The mouth of a scorner
Reference: Prov. 13:1-6

Proverbs 13:1: A wise son heareth his father’s instruction: but a scorner heareth not rebuke.
Proverbs 13:2: A man shall eat good by the fruit of his mouth: but the soul of the transgressors shall eat violence.
Proverbs 13:3: He that keepeth his mouth keepeth his life: but he that openeth wide his lips shall have destruction.
Proverbs 13:4: The soul of the sluggard desireth, and hath nothing: but the soul of the diligent shall be made fat.
Proverbs 13:5: A righteous man hateth lying: but a wicked man is loathsome, and cometh to shame.
Proverbs 13:6: Righteousness keepeth him that is upright in the way: but wickedness overthroweth the sinner.
(KJV)
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Mon, 11 Jun 2018 - Jesus’s gracious words

Daily Readings - Mon, 06/11/2018 - 00:00
Lesson: Bridling Ourselves
Reading: Jesus’s gracious words
Reference: Luke 4:16-22

Luke 4:16: And he came to Nazareth, where he had been brought up: and, as his custom was, he went into the synagogue on the sabbath day, and stood up for to read.
Luke 4:17: And there was delivered unto him the book of the prophet Esaias. And when he had opened the book, he found the place where it was written,
Luke 4:18: The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he hath anointed me to preach the gospel to the poor; he hath sent me to heal the brokenhearted, to preach deliverance to the captives, and recovering of sight to the blind, to set at liberty them that are bruised,
Luke 4:19: To preach the acceptable year of the Lord.
Luke 4:20: And he closed the book, and he gave it again to the minister, and sat down. And the eyes of all them that were in the synagogue were fastened on him.
Luke 4:21: And he began to say unto them, This day is this scripture fulfilled in your ears.
Luke 4:22: And all bare him witness, and wondered at the gracious words which proceeded out of his mouth. And they said, Is not this Joseph’s son?
(KJV)
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Sun, 10 Jun 2018 - Judged by our works

Daily Readings - Sun, 06/10/2018 - 00:00
Lesson: Can Faith Save Him?
Reading: Judged by our works
Reference: Matt. 25:34-46

Matthew 25:34: Then shall the King say unto them on his right hand, Come, ye blessed of my Father, inherit the kingdom prepared for you from the foundation of the world:
Matthew 25:35: For I was an hungred, and ye gave me meat: I was thirsty, and ye gave me drink: I was a stranger, and ye took me in:
Matthew 25:36: Naked, and ye clothed me: I was sick, and ye visited me: I was in prison, and ye came unto me.
Matthew 25:37: Then shall the righteous answer him, saying, Lord, when saw we thee an hungred, and fed thee? or thirsty, and gave thee drink?
Matthew 25:38: When saw we thee a stranger, and took thee in? or naked, and clothed thee?
Matthew 25:39: Or when saw we thee sick, or in prison, and came unto thee?
Matthew 25:40: And the King shall answer and say unto them, Verily I say unto you, Inasmuch as ye have done it unto one of the least of these my brethren, ye have done it unto me.
Matthew 25:41: Then shall he say also unto them on the left hand, Depart from me, ye cursed, into everlasting fire, prepared for the devil and his angels:
Matthew 25:42: For I was an hungred, and ye gave me no meat: I was thirsty, and ye gave me no drink:
Matthew 25:43: I was a stranger, and ye took me not in: naked, and ye clothed me not: sick, and in prison, and ye visited me not.
Matthew 25:44: Then shall they also answer him, saying, Lord, when saw we thee an hungred, or athirst, or a stranger, or naked, or sick, or in prison, and did not minister unto thee?
Matthew 25:45: Then shall he answer them, saying, Verily I say unto you, Inasmuch as ye did it not to one of the least of these, ye did it not to me.
Matthew 25:46: And these shall go away into everlasting punishment: but the righteous into life eternal.
(KJV)
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Sat, 09 Jun 2018 - Known by their fruits

Daily Readings - Sat, 06/09/2018 - 00:00
Lesson: Can Faith Save Him?
Reading: Known by their fruits
Reference: Matt. 7:15-21

Matthew 7:15: Beware of false prophets, which come to you in sheep’s clothing, but inwardly they are ravening wolves.
Matthew 7:16: Ye shall know them by their fruits. Do men gather grapes of thorns, or figs of thistles?
Matthew 7:17: Even so every good tree bringeth forth good fruit; but a corrupt tree bringeth forth evil fruit.
Matthew 7:18: A good tree cannot bring forth evil fruit, neither can a corrupt tree bring forth good fruit.
Matthew 7:19: Every tree that bringeth not forth good fruit is hewn down, and cast into the fire.
Matthew 7:20: Wherefore by their fruits ye shall know them.
Matthew 7:21: Not every one that saith unto me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but he that doeth the will of my Father which is in heaven.
(KJV)
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Fri, 08 Jun 2018 - Maintain good works

Daily Readings - Fri, 06/08/2018 - 00:00
Lesson: Can Faith Save Him?
Reading: Maintain good works
Reference: Titus 3:1-2, 8, 14

Titus 3:1: Put them in mind to be subject to principalities and powers, to obey magistrates, to be ready to every good work,
Titus 3:2: To speak evil of no man, to be no brawlers, but gentle, shewing all meekness unto all men.
Titus 3:8: This is a faithful saying, and these things I will that thou affirm constantly, that they which have believed in God might be careful to maintain good works. These things are good and profitable unto men.
Titus 3:14: And let ours also learn to maintain good works for necessary uses, that they be not unfruitful.
(KJV)
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Thu, 07 Jun 2018 - Vain works

Daily Readings - Thu, 06/07/2018 - 00:00
Lesson: Can Faith Save Him?
Reading: Vain works
Reference: Gal. 4:8-11

Galatians 4:8: Howbeit then, when ye knew not God, ye did service unto them which by nature are no gods.
Galatians 4:9: But now, after that ye have known God, or rather are known of God, how turn ye again to the weak and beggarly elements, whereunto ye desire again to be in bondage?
Galatians 4:10: Ye observe days, and months, and times, and years.
Galatians 4:11: I am afraid of you, lest I have bestowed upon you labour in vain.
(KJV)
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Wed, 06 Jun 2018 - Work of faith

Daily Readings - Wed, 06/06/2018 - 00:00
Lesson: Can Faith Save Him?
Reading: Work of faith
Reference: 1 Thess. 1:2-7

I Thessalonians 1:2: We give thanks to God always for you all, making mention of you in our prayers;
I Thessalonians 1:3: Remembering without ceasing your work of faith, and labour of love, and patience of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ, in the sight of God and our Father;
I Thessalonians 1:4: Knowing, brethren beloved, your election of God.
I Thessalonians 1:5: For our gospel came not unto you in word only, but also in power, and in the Holy Ghost, and in much assurance; as ye know what manner of men we were among you for your sake.
I Thessalonians 1:6: And ye became followers of us, and of the Lord, having received the word in much affliction, with joy of the Holy Ghost:
I Thessalonians 1:7: So that ye were ensamples to all that believe in Macedonia and Achaia.
(KJV)
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Tue, 05 Jun 2018 - Religion without charity

Daily Readings - Tue, 06/05/2018 - 00:00
Lesson: Can Faith Save Him?
Reading: Religion without charity
Reference: 1 Cor. 13:1-3

I Corinthians 13:1: Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, and have not charity, I am become as sounding brass, or a tinkling cymbal.
I Corinthians 13:2: And though I have the gift of prophecy, and understand all mysteries, and all knowledge; and though I have all faith, so that I could remove mountains, and have not charity, I am nothing.
I Corinthians 13:3: And though I bestow all my goods to feed the poor, and though I give my body to be burned, and have not charity, it profiteth me nothing.
(KJV)
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Mon, 04 Jun 2018 - Abraham’s faith

Daily Readings - Mon, 06/04/2018 - 00:00
Lesson: Can Faith Save Him?
Reading: Abraham’s faith
Reference: Gen. 12:1-4

Genesis 12:1: Now the Lord had said unto Abram, Get thee out of thy country, and from thy kindred, and from thy father’s house, unto a land that I will shew thee:
Genesis 12:2: And I will make of thee a great nation, and I will bless thee, and make thy name great; and thou shalt be a blessing:
Genesis 12:3: And I will bless them that bless thee, and curse him that curseth thee: and in thee shall all families of the earth be blessed.
Genesis 12:4: So Abram departed, as the Lord had spoken unto him; and Lot went with him: and Abram was seventy and five years old when he departed out of Haran.
(KJV)
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Sun, 03 Jun 2018 - Eternal rest

Daily Readings - Sun, 06/03/2018 - 00:00
Lesson: Blessed Endurance
Reading: Eternal rest
Reference: Rev. 14:2-5

Revelation of John 14:2: And I heard a voice from heaven, as the voice of many waters, and as the voice of a great thunder: and I heard the voice of harpers harping with their harps:
Revelation of John 14:3: And they sung as it were a new song before the throne, and before the four beasts, and the elders: and no man could learn that song but the hundred and forty and four thousand, which were redeemed from the earth.
Revelation of John 14:4: These are they which were not defiled with women; for they are virgins. These are they which follow the Lamb whithersoever he goeth. These were redeemed from among men, being the firstfruits unto God and to the Lamb.
Revelation of John 14:5: And in their mouth was found no guile: for they are without fault before the throne of God.
(KJV)
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