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Wed, 23 Jan 2019 - Christian life and service

12 hours 11 min ago
Lesson: When Persecution Comes
Reading: Christian life and service
Reference: Rom. 12:12–21

Romans 12:12: Rejoicing in hope; patient in tribulation; continuing instant in prayer;
Romans 12:13: Distributing to the necessity of saints; given to hospitality.
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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Tue, 22 Jan 2019 - Stephan’s martyrdom

Tue, 01/22/2019 - 00:00
Lesson: When Persecution Comes
Reading: Stephan’s martyrdom
Reference: Acts 7:52–60; 8:1–3

Acts 7:52: Which of the prophets have not your fathers persecuted? and they have slain them which shewed before of the coming of the Just One; of whom ye have been now the betrayers and murderers:
Acts 7:53: Who have received the law by the disposition of angels, and have not kept it.
Acts 7:54: When they heard these things, they were cut to the heart, and they gnashed on him with their teeth.
Acts 7:55: But he, being full of the Holy Ghost, looked up stedfastly into heaven, and saw the glory of God, and Jesus standing on the right hand of God,
Acts 7:56: And said, Behold, I see the heavens opened, and the Son of man standing on the right hand of God.
Acts 7:57: Then they cried out with a loud voice, and stopped their ears, and ran upon him with one accord,
Acts 7:58: And cast him out of the city, and stoned him: and the witnesses laid down their clothes at a young man’s feet, whose name was Saul.
Acts 7:59: And they stoned Stephen, calling upon God, and saying, Lord Jesus, receive my spirit.
Acts 7:60: And he kneeled down, and cried with a loud voice, Lord, lay not this sin to their charge. And when he had said this, he fell asleep.
Acts 8:1: And Saul was consenting unto his death. And at that time there was a great persecution against the church which was at Jerusalem; and they were all scattered abroad throughout the regions of Judæa and Samaria, except the apostles.
Acts 8:2: And devout men carried Stephen to his burial, and made great lamentation over him.
Acts 8:3: As for Saul, he made havock of the church, entering into every house, and haling men and women committed them to prison.
(KJV)
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Mon, 21 Jan 2019 - When they forsook God’s way

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 00:00
Lesson: When Persecution Comes
Reading: When they forsook God’s way
Reference: 2 Chron. 24:15–22

II Chronicles 24:15: But Jehoiada waxed old, and was full of days when he died; an hundred and thirty years old was he when he died.
II Chronicles 24:16: And they buried him in the city of David among the kings, because he had done good in Israel, both toward God, and toward his house.
II Chronicles 24:17: Now after the death of Jehoiada came the princes of Judah, and made obeisance to the king. Then the king hearkened unto them.
II Chronicles 24:18: And they left the house of the Lord God of their fathers, and served groves and idols: and wrath came upon Judah and Jerusalem for this their trespass.
II Chronicles 24:19: Yet he sent prophets to them, to bring them again unto the Lord; and they testified against them: but they would not give ear.
II Chronicles 24:20: And the Spirit of God came upon Zechariah the son of Jehoiada the priest, which stood above the people, and said unto them, Thus saith God, Why transgress ye the commandments of the Lord, that ye cannot prosper? because ye have forsaken the Lord, he hath also forsaken you.
II Chronicles 24:21: And they conspired against him, and stoned him with stones at the commandment of the king in the court of the house of the Lord.
II Chronicles 24:22: Thus Joash the king remembered not the kindness which Jehoiada his father had done to him, but slew his son. And when he died, he said, The Lord look upon it, and require it.
(KJV)
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Sun, 20 Jan 2019 - Clean through His Word

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 00:00
Lesson: Christ Cleanses the Most Defiled
Reading: Clean through His Word
Reference: John 15:1–8

John 15:1: I am the true vine, and my Father is the husbandman.
John 15:2: Every branch in me that beareth not fruit he taketh away: and every branch that beareth fruit, he purgeth it, that it may bring forth more fruit.
John 15:3: Now ye are clean through the word which I have spoken unto you.
John 15:4: Abide in me, and I in you. As the branch cannot bear fruit of itself, except it abide in the vine; no more can ye, except ye abide in me.
John 15:5: I am the vine, ye are the branches: He that abideth in me, and I in him, the same bringeth forth much fruit: for without me ye can do nothing.
John 15:6: If a man abide not in me, he is cast forth as a branch, and is withered; and men gather them, and cast them into the fire, and they are burned.
John 15:7: If ye abide in me, and my words abide in you, ye shall ask what ye will, and it shall be done unto you.
John 15:8: Herein is my Father glorified, that ye bear much fruit; so shall ye be my disciples.
(KJV)
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Sat, 19 Jan 2019 - Ten lepers ask for mercy

Sat, 01/19/2019 - 00:00
Lesson: Christ Cleanses the Most Defiled
Reading: Ten lepers ask for mercy
Reference: Luke 17:11–19

Luke 17:11: And it came to pass, as he went to Jerusalem, that he passed through the midst of Samaria and Galilee.
Luke 17:12: And as he entered into a certain village, there met him ten men that were lepers, which stood afar off:
Luke 17:13: And they lifted up their voices, and said, Jesus, Master, have mercy on us.
Luke 17:14: And when he saw them, he said unto them, Go shew yourselves unto the priests. And it came to pass, that, as they went, they were cleansed.
Luke 17:15: And one of them, when he saw that he was healed, turned back, and with a loud voice glorified God,
Luke 17:16: And fell down on his face at his feet, giving him thanks: and he was a Samaritan.
Luke 17:17: And Jesus answering said, Were there not ten cleansed? but where are the nine?
Luke 17:18: There are not found that returned to give glory to God, save this stranger.
Luke 17:19: And he said unto him, Arise, go thy way: thy faith hath made thee whole.
(KJV)
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Fri, 18 Jan 2019 - Saved to the uttermost

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 00:00
Lesson: Christ Cleanses the Most Defiled
Reading: Saved to the uttermost
Reference: Heb. 7:24–28

Hebrews 7:24: But this man, because he continueth ever, hath an unchangeable priesthood.
Hebrews 7:25: Wherefore he is able also to save them to the uttermost that come unto God by him, seeing he ever liveth to make intercession for them.
Hebrews 7:26: For such an high priest became us, who is holy, harmless, undefiled, separate from sinners, and made higher than the heavens;
Hebrews 7:27: Who needeth not daily, as those high priests, to offer up sacrifice, first for his own sins, and then for the people’s: for this he did once, when he offered up himself.
Hebrews 7:28: For the law maketh men high priests which have infirmity; but the word of the oath, which was since the law, maketh the Son, who is consecrated for evermore.
(KJV)
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Thu, 17 Jan 2019 - God rejects hypocrisy

Thu, 01/17/2019 - 00:00
Lesson: Christ Cleanses the Most Defiled
Reading: God rejects hypocrisy
Reference: Jer. 6:13–20

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.
Jeremiah 6:17: Also I set watchmen over you, saying, Hearken to the sound of the trumpet. But they said, We will not hearken.
Jeremiah 6:18: Therefore hear, ye nations, and know, O congregation, what is among them.
Jeremiah 6:19: Hear, O earth: behold, I will bring evil upon this people, even the fruit of their thoughts, because they have not hearkened unto my words, nor to my law, but rejected it.
Jeremiah 6:20: To what purpose cometh there to me incense from Sheba, and the sweet cane from a far country? your burnt offerings are not acceptable, nor your sacrifices sweet unto me.
(KJV)
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Wed, 16 Jan 2019 - Cleansing takes humility

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 00:00
Lesson: Christ Cleanses the Most Defiled
Reading: Cleansing takes humility
Reference: 2 Kings 5:1–14

II Kings 5:1: Now Naaman, captain of the host of the king of Syria, was a great man with his master, and honourable, because by him the Lord had given deliverance unto Syria: he was also a mighty man in valour, but he was a leper.
II Kings 5:2: And the Syrians had gone out by companies, and had brought away captive out of the land of Israel a little maid; and she waited on Naaman’s wife.
II Kings 5:3: And she said unto her mistress, Would God my lord were with the prophet that is in Samaria! for he would recover him of his leprosy.
II Kings 5:4: And one went in, and told his lord, saying, Thus and thus said the maid that is of the land of Israel.
II Kings 5:5: And the king of Syria said, Go to, go, and I will send a letter unto the king of Israel. And he departed, and took with him ten talents of silver, and six thousand pieces of gold, and ten changes of raiment.
II Kings 5:6: And he brought the letter to the king of Israel, saying, Now when this letter is come unto thee, behold, I have therewith sent Naaman my servant to thee, that thou mayest recover him of his leprosy.
II Kings 5:7: And it came to pass, when the king of Israel had read the letter, that he rent his clothes, and said, Am I God, to kill and to make alive, that this man doth send unto me to recover a man of his leprosy? wherefore consider, I pray you, and see how he seeketh a quarrel against me.
II Kings 5:8: And it was so, when Elisha the man of God had heard that the king of Israel had rent his clothes, that he sent to the king, saying, Wherefore hast thou rent thy clothes? let him come now to me, and he shall know that there is a prophet in Israel.
II Kings 5:9: So Naaman came with his horses and with his chariot, and stood at the door of the house of Elisha.
II Kings 5:10: And Elisha sent a messenger unto him, saying, Go and wash in Jordan seven times, and thy flesh shall come again to thee, and thou shalt be clean.
II Kings 5:11: But Naaman was wroth, and went away, and said, Behold, I thought, He will surely come out to me, and stand, and call on the name of the Lord his God, and strike his hand over the place, and recover the leper.
II Kings 5:12: Are not Abana and Pharpar, rivers of Damascus, better than all the waters of Israel? may I not wash in them, and be clean? So he turned and went away in a rage.
II Kings 5:13: And his servants came near, and spake unto him, and said, My father, if the prophet had bid thee do some great thing, wouldest thou not have done it? how much rather then, when he saith to thee, Wash, and be clean?
II Kings 5:14: Then went he down, and dipped himself seven times in Jordan, according to the saying of the man of God: and his flesh came again like unto the flesh of a little child, and he was clean.
(KJV)
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Tue, 15 Jan 2019 - Confess and forsake sin

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 00:00
Lesson: Christ Cleanses the Most Defiled
Reading: Confess and forsake sin
Reference: Prov. 28:13–14

Proverbs 28:13: He that covereth his sins shall not prosper: but whoso confesseth and forsaketh them shall have mercy.
Proverbs 28:14: Happy is the man that feareth alway: but he that hardeneth his heart shall fall into mischief.
(KJV)
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Mon, 14 Jan 2019 - Come unto Me

Mon, 01/14/2019 - 00:00
Lesson: Christ Cleanses the Most Defiled
Reading: Come unto Me
Reference: Matt. 11:25–30

Matthew 11:25: At that time Jesus answered and said, I thank thee, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because thou hast hid these things from the wise and prudent, and hast revealed them unto babes.
Matthew 11:26: Even so, Father: for so it seemed good in thy sight.
Matthew 11:27: All things are delivered unto me of my Father: and no man knoweth the Son, but the Father; neither knoweth any man the Father, save the Son, and he to whomsoever the Son will reveal him.
Matthew 11:28: Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.
Matthew 11:29: Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly in heart: and ye shall find rest unto your souls.
Matthew 11:30: For my yoke is easy, and my burden is light.
(KJV)
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Sun, 13 Jan 2019 - Jesus pronounces blessings and woes

Sun, 01/13/2019 - 00:00
Lesson: New Kingdom Blessings
Reading: Jesus pronounces blessings and woes
Reference: Luke 6:20–36

Luke 6:20: And he lifted up his eyes on his disciples, and said, Blessed be ye poor: for yours is the kingdom of God.
Luke 6:21: Blessed are ye that hunger now: for ye shall be filled. Blessed are ye that weep now: for ye shall laugh.
Luke 6:22: Blessed are ye, when men shall hate you, and when they shall separate you from their company, and shall reproach you, and cast out your name as evil, for the Son of man’s sake.
Luke 6:23: Rejoice ye in that day, and leap for joy: for, behold, your reward is great in heaven: for in the like manner did their fathers unto the prophets.
Luke 6:24: But woe unto you that are rich! for ye have received your consolation.
Luke 6:25: Woe unto you that are full! for ye shall hunger. Woe unto you that laugh now! for ye shall mourn and weep.
Luke 6:26: Woe unto you, when all men shall speak well of you! for so did their fathers to the false prophets.
Luke 6:27: But I say unto you which hear, Love your enemies, do good to them which hate you,
Luke 6:28: Bless them that curse you, and pray for them which despitefully use you.
Luke 6:29: And unto him that smiteth thee on the one cheek offer also the other; and him that taketh away thy cloke forbid not to take thy coat also.
Luke 6:30: Give to every man that asketh of thee; and of him that taketh away thy goods ask them not again.
Luke 6:31: And as ye would that men should do to you, do ye also to them likewise.
Luke 6:32: For if ye love them which love you, what thank have ye? for sinners also love those that love them.
Luke 6:33: And if ye do good to them which do good to you, what thank have ye? for sinners also do even the same.
Luke 6:34: And if ye lend to them of whom ye hope to receive, what thank have ye? for sinners also lend to sinners, to receive as much again.
Luke 6:35: But love ye your enemies, and do good, and lend, hoping for nothing again; and your reward shall be great, and ye shall be the children of the Highest: for he is kind unto the unthankful and to the evil.
Luke 6:36: Be ye therefore merciful, as your Father also is merciful.
(KJV)
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Sat, 12 Jan 2019 - Enter His gates with thanksgiving

Sat, 01/12/2019 - 00:00
Lesson: New Kingdom Blessings
Reading: Enter His gates with thanksgiving
Reference: Ps. 100:1–5

Psalms 100:1: Make a joyful noise unto the Lord, all ye lands.
Psalms 100:2: Serve the Lord with gladness: come before his presence with singing.
Psalms 100:3: Know ye that the Lord he is God: it is he that hath made us, and not we ourselves; we are his people, and the sheep of his pasture.
Psalms 100:4: Enter into his gates with thanksgiving, and into his courts with praise: be thankful unto him, and bless his name.
Psalms 100:5: For the Lord is good; his mercy is everlasting; and his truth endureth to all generations.
(KJV)
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Fri, 11 Jan 2019 - The Father’s good pleasure

Fri, 01/11/2019 - 00:00
Lesson: New Kingdom Blessings
Reading: The Father’s good pleasure
Reference: Luke 12:32–40

Luke 12:32: Fear not, little flock; for it is your Father’s good pleasure to give you the kingdom.
Luke 12:33: Sell that ye have, and give alms; provide yourselves bags which wax not old, a treasure in the heavens that faileth not, where no thief approacheth, neither moth corrupteth.
Luke 12:34: For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also.
Luke 12:35: Let your loins be girded about, and your lights burning;
Luke 12:36: And ye yourselves like unto men that wait for their lord, when he will return from the wedding; that when he cometh and knocketh, they may open unto him immediately.
Luke 12:37: Blessed are those servants, whom the lord when he cometh shall find watching: verily I say unto you, that he shall gird himself, and make them to sit down to meat, and will come forth and serve them.
Luke 12:38: And if he shall come in the second watch, or come in the third watch, and find them so, blessed are those servants.
Luke 12:39: And this know, that if the goodman of the house had known what hour the thief would come, he would have watched, and not have suffered his house to be broken through.
Luke 12:40: Be ye therefore ready also: for the Son of man cometh at an hour when ye think not.
(KJV)
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Thu, 10 Jan 2019 - Seek ye first the kingdom

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 00:00
Lesson: New Kingdom Blessings
Reading: Seek ye first the kingdom
Reference: Matt. 6:25–34

Matthew 6:25: Therefore I say unto you, Take no thought for your life, what ye shall eat, or what ye shall drink; nor yet for your body, what ye shall put on. Is not the life more than meat, and the body than raiment?
Matthew 6:26: Behold the fowls of the air: for they sow not, neither do they reap, nor gather into barns; yet your heavenly Father feedeth them. Are ye not much better than they?
Matthew 6:27: Which of you by taking thought can add one cubit unto his stature?
Matthew 6:28: And why take ye thought for raiment? Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow; they toil not, neither do they spin:
Matthew 6:29: And yet I say unto you, That even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these.
Matthew 6:30: Wherefore, if God so clothe the grass of the field, which to day is, and to morrow is cast into the oven, shall he not much more clothe you, O ye of little faith?
Matthew 6:31: Therefore take no thought, saying, What shall we eat? or, What shall we drink? or, Wherewithal shall we be clothed?
Matthew 6:32: ( For after all these things do the Gentiles seek:) for your heavenly Father knoweth that ye have need of all these things.
Matthew 6:33: But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.
Matthew 6:34: Take therefore no thought for the morrow: for the morrow shall take thought for the things of itself. Sufficient unto the day is the evil thereof.
(KJV)
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Wed, 09 Jan 2019 - Future blessings promised

Wed, 01/09/2019 - 00:00
Lesson: New Kingdom Blessings
Reading: Future blessings promised
Reference: Isa. 29:17–19

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Tue, 08 Jan 2019 - A royal priesthood, an holy nation

Tue, 01/08/2019 - 00:00
Lesson: New Kingdom Blessings
Reading: A royal priesthood, an holy nation
Reference: 1 Pet. 2:1–10

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Mon, 07 Jan 2019 - A kingdom of priests

Mon, 01/07/2019 - 00:00
Lesson: New Kingdom Blessings
Reading: A kingdom of priests
Reference: Exod. 19:3–8

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Sun, 06 Jan 2019 - Wisdom is revealed by God

Sun, 01/06/2019 - 00:00
Lesson: Christ’s Kingdom Fulfills the Ten Commandments
Reading: Wisdom is revealed by God
Reference: 1 Cor. 2:6–13

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Sat, 05 Jan 2019 - God’s Word is in our hearts

Sat, 01/05/2019 - 00:00
Lesson: Christ’s Kingdom Fulfills the Ten Commandments
Reading: God’s Word is in our hearts
Reference: Rom. 10:4–11

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Fri, 04 Jan 2019 - The final fulfillment of the atonement

Fri, 01/04/2019 - 00:00
Lesson: Christ’s Kingdom Fulfills the Ten Commandments
Reading: The final fulfillment of the atonement
Reference: Rev. 19:5–9

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