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Sun, 13 Aug 2017 - Divine guidance brings rejoicing

Sun, 08/13/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: A Renewed Mind
Reading: Divine guidance brings rejoicing
Reference: Ps. 32:8-11

Psalms 32:8: I will instruct thee and teach thee in the way which thou shalt go: I will guide thee with mine eye.
Psalms 32:9: Be ye not as the horse, or as the mule, which have no understanding: whose mouth must be held in with bit and bridle, lest they come near unto thee.
Psalms 32:10: Many sorrows shall be to the wicked: but he that trusteth in the Lord, mercy shall compass him about.
Psalms 32:11: Be glad in the Lord, and rejoice, ye righteous: and shout for joy, all ye that are upright in heart.
(KJV)
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Sat, 12 Aug 2017 - The source of a sound mind

Sat, 08/12/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: A Renewed Mind
Reading: The source of a sound mind
Reference: 2 Tim. 1:7-12

II Timothy 1:7: For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.
II Timothy 1:8: Be not thou therefore ashamed of the testimony of our Lord, nor of me his prisoner: but be thou partaker of the afflictions of the gospel according to the power of God;
II Timothy 1:9: Who hath saved us, and called us with an holy calling, not according to our works, but according to his own purpose and grace, which was given us in Christ Jesus before the world began,
II Timothy 1:10: But is now made manifest by the appearing of our Saviour Jesus Christ, who hath abolished death, and hath brought life and immortality to light through the gospel:
II Timothy 1:11: Whereunto I am appointed a preacher, and an apostle, and a teacher of the Gentiles.
II Timothy 1:12: For the which cause I also suffer these things: nevertheless I am not ashamed: for I know whom I have believed, and am persuaded that he is able to keep that which I have committed unto him against that day.
(KJV)
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Fri, 11 Aug 2017 - Worry and anxiety forbidden

Fri, 08/11/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: A Renewed Mind
Reading: Worry and anxiety forbidden
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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Thu, 10 Aug 2017 - God knows our thoughts

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: A Renewed Mind
Reading: God knows our thoughts
Reference: Ps. 139:14-24

Psalms 139:14: I will praise thee; for I am fearfully and wonderfully made: marvellous are thy works; and that my soul knoweth right well.
Psalms 139:15: My substance was not hid from thee, when I was made in secret, and curiously wrought in the lowest parts of the earth.
Psalms 139:16: Thine eyes did see my substance, yet being unperfect; and in thy book all my members were written, which in continuance were fashioned, when as yet there was none of them.
Psalms 139:17: How precious also are thy thoughts unto me, O God! how great is the sum of them!
Psalms 139:18: If I should count them, they are more in number than the sand: when I awake, I am still with thee.
Psalms 139:19: Surely thou wilt slay the wicked, O God: depart from me therefore, ye bloody men.
Psalms 139:20: For they speak against thee wickedly, and thine enemies take thy name in vain.
Psalms 139:21: Do not I hate them, O Lord, that hate thee? and am not I grieved with those that rise up against thee?
Psalms 139:22: I hate them with perfect hatred: I count them mine enemies.
Psalms 139:23: Search me, O God, and know my heart: try me, and know my thoughts:
Psalms 139:24: And see if there be any wicked way in me, and lead me in the way everlasting.
(KJV)
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Wed, 09 Aug 2017 - God’s laws are written in our minds

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: A Renewed Mind
Reading: God’s laws are written in our minds
Reference: Heb. 10:16-22

Hebrews 10:16: This is the covenant that I will make with them after those days, saith the Lord, I will put my laws into their hearts, and in their minds will I write them;
Hebrews 10:17: And their sins and iniquities will I remember no more.
Hebrews 10:18: Now where remission of these is, there is no more offering for sin.
Hebrews 10:19: Having therefore, brethren, boldness to enter into the holiest by the blood of Jesus,
Hebrews 10:20: By a new and living way, which he hath consecrated for us, through the veil, that is to say, his flesh;
Hebrews 10:21: And having an high priest over the house of God;
Hebrews 10:22: Let us draw near with a true heart in full assurance of faith, having our hearts sprinkled from an evil conscience, and our bodies washed with pure water.
(KJV)
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Tue, 08 Aug 2017 - The double-minded man

Tue, 08/08/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: A Renewed Mind
Reading: The double-minded man
Reference: James 1:5-8

James 1:5: If any of you lack wisdom, let him ask of God, that giveth to all men liberally, and upbraideth not; and it shall be given him.
James 1:6: But let him ask in faith, nothing wavering. For he that wavereth is like a wave of the sea driven with the wind and tossed.
James 1:7: For let not that man think that he shall receive any thing of the Lord.
James 1:8: A double minded man is unstable in all his ways.
(KJV)
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Mon, 07 Aug 2017 - A mind fixed on God

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: A Renewed Mind
Reading: A mind fixed on God
Reference: Isa. 26:3-4

Isaiah 26:3: Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on thee: because he trusteth in thee.
Isaiah 26:4: Trust ye in the Lord for ever: for in the Lord Jehovah is everlasting strength:
(KJV)
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Sun, 06 Aug 2017 - For the joy that is set before

Sun, 08/06/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Patterned after Christ
Reading: For the joy that is set before
Reference: Heb. 12:1-4

Hebrews 12:1: Wherefore seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which doth so easily beset us, and let us run with patience the race that is set before us,
Hebrews 12:2: Looking unto Jesus the author and finisher of our faith; who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross, despising the shame, and is set down at the right hand of the throne of God.
Hebrews 12:3: For consider him that endured such contradiction of sinners against himself, lest ye be wearied and faint in your minds.
Hebrews 12:4: Ye have not yet resisted unto blood, striving against sin.
(KJV)
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Sat, 05 Aug 2017 - It’s not about me

Sat, 08/05/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Patterned after Christ
Reading: It’s not about me
Reference: Luke 17:7-10

Luke 17:7: But which of you, having a servant plowing or feeding cattle, will say unto him by and by, when he is come from the field, Go and sit down to meat?
Luke 17:8: And will not rather say unto him, Make ready wherewith I may sup, and gird thyself, and serve me, till I have eaten and drunken; and afterward thou shalt eat and drink?
Luke 17:9: Doth he thank that servant because he did the things that were commanded him? I trow not.
Luke 17:10: So likewise ye, when ye shall have done all those things which are commanded you, say, We are unprofitable servants: we have done that which was our duty to do.
(KJV)
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Fri, 04 Aug 2017 - Reward for serving God is eternal

Fri, 08/04/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Patterned after Christ
Reading: Reward for serving God is eternal
Reference: 2 Cor. 4:11-18

II Corinthians 4:11: For we which live are alway delivered unto death for Jesus’ sake, that the life also of Jesus might be made manifest in our mortal flesh.
II Corinthians 4:12: So then death worketh in us, but life in you.
II Corinthians 4:13: We having the same spirit of faith, according as it is written, I believed, and therefore have I spoken; we also believe, and therefore speak;
II Corinthians 4:14: Knowing that he which raised up the Lord Jesus shall raise up us also by Jesus, and shall present us with you.
II Corinthians 4:15: For all things are for your sakes, that the abundant grace might through the thanksgiving of many redound to the glory of God.
II Corinthians 4:16: For which cause we faint not; but though our outward man perish, yet the inward man is renewed day by day.
II Corinthians 4:17: For our light affliction, which is but for a moment, worketh for us a far more exceeding and eternal weight of glory;
II Corinthians 4:18: While we look not at the things which are seen, but at the things which are not seen: for the things which are seen are temporal; but the things which are not seen are eternal.
(KJV)
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Thu, 03 Aug 2017 - Seek heavenly recognition

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Patterned after Christ
Reading: Seek heavenly recognition
Reference: Matt. 6:1-4

Matthew 6:1: Take heed that ye do not your alms before men, to be seen of them: otherwise ye have no reward of your Father which is in heaven.
Matthew 6:2: Therefore when thou doest thine alms, do not sound a trumpet before thee, as the hypocrites do in the synagogues and in the streets, that they may have glory of men. Verily I say unto you, They have their reward.
Matthew 6:3: But when thou doest alms, let not thy left hand know what thy right hand doeth:
Matthew 6:4: That thine alms may be in secret: and thy Father which seeth in secret himself shall reward thee openly.
(KJV)
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Wed, 02 Aug 2017 - Your shining light glorifies your Father

Wed, 08/02/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Patterned after Christ
Reading: Your shining light glorifies your Father
Reference: Matt. 5:14-16

Matthew 5:14: Ye are the light of the world. A city that is set on an hill cannot be hid.
Matthew 5:15: Neither do men light a candle, and put it under a bushel, but on a candlestick; and it giveth light unto all that are in the house.
Matthew 5:16: Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven.
(KJV)
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Tue, 01 Aug 2017 - Guard against a root of bitterness

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Patterned after Christ
Reading: Guard against a root of bitterness
Reference: Heb. 12:12-17

Hebrews 12:12: Wherefore lift up the hands which hang down, and the feeble knees;
Hebrews 12:13: And make straight paths for your feet, lest that which is lame be turned out of the way; but let it rather be healed.
Hebrews 12:14: Follow peace with all men, and holiness, without which no man shall see the Lord:
Hebrews 12:15: Looking diligently lest any man fail of the grace of God; lest any root of bitterness springing up trouble you, and thereby many be defiled;
Hebrews 12:16: Lest there be any fornicator, or profane person, as Esau, who for one morsel of meat sold his birthright.
Hebrews 12:17: For ye know how that afterward, when he would have inherited the blessing, he was rejected: for he found no place of repentance, though he sought it carefully with tears.
(KJV)
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Mon, 31 Jul 2017 - Blameless in speech and attitude

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Patterned after Christ
Reading: Blameless in speech and attitude
Reference: James 3:1-12

James 3:1: My brethren, be not many masters, knowing that we shall receive the greater condemnation.
James 3:2: For in many things we offend all. If any man offend not in word, the same is a perfect man, and able also to bridle the whole body.
James 3:3: Behold, we put bits in the horses’ mouths, that they may obey us; and we turn about their whole body.
James 3:4: Behold also the ships, which though they be so great, and are driven of fierce winds, yet are they turned about with a very small helm, whithersoever the governor listeth.
James 3:5: Even so the tongue is a little member, and boasteth great things. Behold, how great a matter a little fire kindleth!
James 3:6: And the tongue is a fire, a world of iniquity: so is the tongue among our members, that it defileth the whole body, and setteth on fire the course of nature; and it is set on fire of hell.
James 3:7: For every kind of beasts, and of birds, and of serpents, and of things in the sea, is tamed, and hath been tamed of mankind:
James 3:8: But the tongue can no man tame; it is an unruly evil, full of deadly poison.
James 3:9: Therewith bless we God, even the Father; and therewith curse we men, which are made after the similitude of God.
James 3:10: Out of the same mouth proceedeth blessing and cursing. My brethren, these things ought not so to be.
James 3:11: Doth a fountain send forth at the same place sweet water and bitter?
James 3:12: Can the fig tree, my brethren, bear olive berries? either a vine, figs? so can no fountain both yield salt water and fresh.
(KJV)
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Sun, 30 Jul 2017 - We will be judged by our works

Sun, 07/30/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Christian Responsibility
Reading: We will be judged by our works
Reference: Matt. 25:41-46

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, 29 Jul 2017 - Responsibility to teach our children

Sat, 07/29/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Christian Responsibility
Reading: Responsibility to teach our children
Reference: Deut. 6:20-25

Deuteronomy 6:20: And when thy son asketh thee in time to come, saying, What mean the testimonies, and the statutes, and the judgments, which the Lord our God hath commanded you?
Deuteronomy 6:21: Then thou shalt say unto thy son, We were Pharaoh’s bondmen in Egypt; and the Lord brought us out of Egypt with a mighty hand:
Deuteronomy 6:22: And the Lord shewed signs and wonders, great and sore, upon Egypt, upon Pharaoh, and upon all his household, before our eyes:
Deuteronomy 6:23: And he brought us out from thence, that he might bring us in, to give us the land which he sware unto our fathers.
Deuteronomy 6:24: And the Lord commanded us to do all these statutes, to fear the Lord our God, for our good always, that he might preserve us alive, as it is at this day.
Deuteronomy 6:25: And it shall be our righteousness, if we observe to do all these commandments before the Lord our God, as he hath commanded us.
(KJV)
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Fri, 28 Jul 2017 - Neglect of responsibility

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Christian Responsibility
Reading: Neglect of responsibility
Reference: Prov. 26:12-16

Proverbs 26:12: Seest thou a man wise in his own conceit? there is more hope of a fool than of him.
Proverbs 26:13: The slothful man saith, There is a lion in the way; a lion is in the streets.
Proverbs 26:14: As the door turneth upon his hinges, so doth the slothful upon his bed.
Proverbs 26:15: The slothful hideth his hand in his bosom; it grieveth him to bring it again to his mouth.
Proverbs 26:16: The sluggard is wiser in his own conceit than seven men that can render a reason.
(KJV)
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Thu, 27 Jul 2017 - The great responsibility

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Christian Responsibility
Reading: The great responsibility
Reference: Mark 16:14-16

Mark 16:14: Afterward he appeared unto the eleven as they sat at meat, and upbraided them with their unbelief and hardness of heart, because they believed not them which had seen him after he was risen.
Mark 16:15: And he said unto them, Go ye into all the world, and preach the gospel to every creature.
Mark 16:16: He that believeth and is baptized shall be saved; but he that believeth not shall be damned.
(KJV)
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Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - Man-made responsibility

Wed, 07/26/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Christian Responsibility
Reading: Man-made responsibility
Reference: Judg. 17:1-13

Judges 17:1: And there was a man of mount Ephraim, whose name was Micah.
Judges 17:2: And he said unto his mother, The eleven hundred shekels of silver that were taken from thee, about which thou cursedst, and spakest of also in mine ears, behold, the silver is with me; I took it. And his mother said, Blessed be thou of the Lord, my son.
Judges 17:3: And when he had restored the eleven hundred shekels of silver to his mother, his mother said, I had wholly dedicated the silver unto the Lord from my hand for my son, to make a graven image and a molten image: now therefore I will restore it unto thee.
Judges 17:4: Yet he restored the money unto his mother; and his mother took two hundred shekels of silver, and gave them to the founder, who made thereof a graven image and a molten image: and they were in the house of Micah.
Judges 17:5: And the man Micah had an house of gods, and made an ephod, and teraphim, and consecrated one of his sons, who became his priest.
Judges 17:6: In those days there was no king in Israel, but every man did that which was right in his own eyes.
Judges 17:7: And there was a young man out of Beth–lehem–judah of the family of Judah, who was a Levite, and he sojourned there.
Judges 17:8: And the man departed out of the city from Beth–lehem–judah to sojourn where he could find a place: and he came to mount Ephraim to the house of Micah, as he journeyed.
Judges 17:9: And Micah said unto him, Whence comest thou? And he said unto him, I am a Levite of Beth–lehem–judah, and I go to sojourn where I may find a place.
Judges 17:10: And Micah said unto him, Dwell with me, and be unto me a father and a priest, and I will give thee ten shekels of silver by the year, and a suit of apparel, and thy victuals. So the Levite went in.
Judges 17:11: And the Levite was content to dwell with the man; and the young man was unto him as one of his sons.
Judges 17:12: And Micah consecrated the Levite; and the young man became his priest, and was in the house of Micah.
Judges 17:13: Then said Micah, Now know I that the Lord will do me good, seeing I have a Levite to my priest.
(KJV)
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Tue, 25 Jul 2017 - Stewardship responsibilities

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Christian Responsibility
Reading: Stewardship responsibilities
Reference: Luke 6:30-38

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.
Luke 6:37: Judge not, and ye shall not be judged: condemn not, and ye shall not be condemned: forgive, and ye shall be forgiven:
Luke 6:38: Give, and it shall be given unto you; good measure, pressed down, and shaken together, and running over, shall men give into your bosom. For with the same measure that ye mete withal it shall be measured to you again.
(KJV)
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