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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 - Whoever believes on Him can be saved

Sat, 02/25/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Salvation Is for All
Reading: Whoever believes on Him can be saved
Reference: John 3:14-21

John 3:14: And as Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness, even so must the Son of man be lifted up:
John 3:15: That whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have eternal life.
John 3:16: For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.
John 3:17: For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world; but that the world through him might be saved.
John 3:18: He that believeth on him is not condemned: but he that believeth not is condemned already, because he hath not believed in the name of the only begotten Son of God.
John 3:19: And this is the condemnation, that light is come into the world, and men loved darkness rather than light, because their deeds were evil.
John 3:20: For every one that doeth evil hateth the light, neither cometh to the light, lest his deeds should be reproved.
John 3:21: But he that doeth truth cometh to the light, that his deeds may be made manifest, that they are wrought in God.
(KJV)
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Fri, 24 Feb 2017 - God not willing that any should perish

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Salvation Is for All
Reading: God not willing that any should perish
Reference: 2 Pet. 3:8-11

II Peter 3:8: But, beloved, be not ignorant of this one thing, that one day is with the Lord as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day.
II Peter 3:9: The Lord is not slack concerning his promise, as some men count slackness; but is longsuffering to us-ward, not willing that any should perish, but that all should come to repentance.
II Peter 3:10: But the day of the Lord will come as a thief in the night; in the which the heavens shall pass away with a great noise, and the elements shall melt with fervent heat, the earth also and the works that are therein shall be burned up.
II Peter 3:11: Seeing then that all these things shall be dissolved, what manner of persons ought ye to be in all holy conversation and godliness,
(KJV)
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Thu, 23 Feb 2017 - Receiving the salvation of your soul

Thu, 02/23/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Salvation Is for All
Reading: Receiving the salvation of your soul
Reference: 1 Pet. 1:3-9

I Peter 1:3: Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, which according to his abundant mercy hath begotten us again unto a lively hope by the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,
I Peter 1:4: To an inheritance incorruptible, and undefiled, and that fadeth not away, reserved in heaven for you,
I Peter 1:5: Who are kept by the power of God through faith unto salvation ready to be revealed in the last time.
I Peter 1:6: Wherein ye greatly rejoice, though now for a season, if need be, ye are in heaviness through manifold temptations:
I Peter 1:7: That the trial of your faith, being much more precious than of gold that perisheth, though it be tried with fire, might be found unto praise and honour and glory at the appearing of Jesus Christ:
I Peter 1:8: Whom having not seen, ye love; in whom, though now ye see him not, yet believing, ye rejoice with joy unspeakable and full of glory:
I Peter 1:9: Receiving the end of your faith, even the salvation of your souls.
(KJV)
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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 - Believers may have everlasting life

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Salvation Is for All
Reading: Believers may have everlasting life
Reference: John 6:35-40

John 6:35: And Jesus said unto them, I am the bread of life: he that cometh to me shall never hunger; and he that believeth on me shall never thirst.
John 6:36: But I said unto you, That ye also have seen me, and believe not.
John 6:37: All that the Father giveth me shall come to me; and him that cometh to me I will in no wise cast out.
John 6:38: For I came down from heaven, not to do mine own will, but the will of him that sent me.
John 6:39: And this is the Father’s will which hath sent me, that of all which he hath given me I should lose nothing, but should raise it up again at the last day.
John 6:40: And this is the will of him that sent me, that every one which seeth the Son, and believeth on him, may have everlasting life: and I will raise him up at the last day.
(KJV)
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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 - If we confess our sin, He forgives

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Salvation Is for All
Reading: If we confess our sin, He forgives
Reference: 1 John 1:1-10

I John 1:1: That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we have looked upon, and our hands have handled, of the Word of life;
I John 1:2: ( For the life was manifested, and we have seen it, and bear witness, and shew unto you that eternal life, which was with the Father, and was manifested unto us;)
I John 1:3: That which we have seen and heard declare we unto you, that ye also may have fellowship with us: and truly our fellowship is with the Father, and with his Son Jesus Christ.
I John 1:4: And these things write we unto you, that your joy may be full.
I John 1:5: This then is the message which we have heard of him, and declare unto you, that God is light, and in him is no darkness at all.
I John 1:6: If we say that we have fellowship with him, and walk in darkness, we lie, and do not the truth:
I John 1:7: But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship one with another, and the blood of Jesus Christ his Son cleanseth us from all sin.
I John 1:8: If we say that we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us.
I John 1:9: If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.
I John 1:10: If we say that we have not sinned, we make him a liar, and his word is not in us.
(KJV)
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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 - Beauty for ashes

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Salvation Is for All
Reading: Beauty for ashes
Reference: Isa. 61:1-3; Luke 4:18-21

Isaiah 61:1: The Spirit of the Lord God is upon me; because the Lord hath anointed me to preach good tidings unto the meek; he hath sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to them that are bound;
Isaiah 61:2: To proclaim the acceptable year of the Lord, and the day of vengeance of our God; to comfort all that mourn;
Isaiah 61:3: To appoint unto them that mourn in Zion, to give unto them beauty for ashes, the oil of joy for mourning, the garment of praise for the spirit of heaviness; that they might be called trees of righteousness, the planting of the Lord, that he might be glorified.
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.
(KJV)
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 - His mercy calls sinners

Sun, 02/19/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: The Father’s Mercy
Reading: His mercy calls sinners
Reference: Matt. 9:9-13

Matthew 9:9: And as Jesus passed forth from thence, he saw a man, named Matthew, sitting at the receipt of custom: and he saith unto him, Follow me. And he arose, and followed him.
Matthew 9:10: And it came to pass, as Jesus sat at meat in the house, behold, many publicans and sinners came and sat down with him and his disciples.
Matthew 9:11: And when the Pharisees saw it, they said unto his disciples, Why eateth your Master with publicans and sinners?
Matthew 9:12: But when Jesus heard that, he said unto them, They that be whole need not a physician, but they that are sick.
Matthew 9:13: But go ye and learn what that meaneth, I will have mercy, and not sacrifice: for I am not come to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance.
(KJV)
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 - The Father is plenteous in mercy

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: The Father’s Mercy
Reading: The Father is plenteous in mercy
Reference: Ps. 86:4-17

Psalms 86:4: Rejoice the soul of thy servant: for unto thee, O Lord, do I lift up my soul.
Psalms 86:5: For thou, Lord, art good, and ready to forgive; and plenteous in mercy unto all them that call upon thee.
Psalms 86:6: Give ear, O Lord, unto my prayer; and attend to the voice of my supplications.
Psalms 86:7: In the day of my trouble I will call upon thee: for thou wilt answer me.
Psalms 86:8: Among the gods there is none like unto thee, O Lord; neither are there any works like unto thy works.
Psalms 86:9: All nations whom thou hast made shall come and worship before thee, O Lord; and shall glorify thy name.
Psalms 86:10: For thou art great, and doest wondrous things: thou art God alone.
Psalms 86:11: Teach me thy way, O Lord; I will walk in thy truth: unite my heart to fear thy name.
Psalms 86:12: I will praise thee, O Lord my God, with all my heart: and I will glorify thy name for evermore.
Psalms 86:13: For great is thy mercy toward me: and thou hast delivered my soul from the lowest hell.
Psalms 86:14: O God, the proud are risen against me, and the assemblies of violent men have sought after my soul; and have not set thee before them.
Psalms 86:15: But thou, O Lord, art a God full of compassion, and gracious, longsuffering, and plenteous in mercy and truth.
Psalms 86:16: O turn unto me, and have mercy upon me; give thy strength unto thy servant, and save the son of thine handmaid.
Psalms 86:17: Shew me a token for good; that they which hate me may see it, and be ashamed: because thou, Lord, hast holpen me, and comforted me.
(KJV)
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Fri, 17 Feb 2017 - The mercy of Jesus

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: The Father’s Mercy
Reading: The mercy of Jesus
Reference: John 8:1-11

John 8:1: Jesus went unto the mount of Olives.
John 8:2: And early in the morning he came again into the temple, and all the people came unto him; and he sat down, and taught them.
John 8:3: And the scribes and Pharisees brought unto him a woman taken in adultery; and when they had set her in the midst,
John 8:4: They say unto him, Master, this woman was taken in adultery, in the very act.
John 8:5: Now Moses in the law commanded us, that such should be stoned: but what sayest thou?
John 8:6: This they said, tempting him, that they might have to accuse him. But Jesus stooped down, and with his finger wrote on the ground, as though he heard them not.
John 8:7: So when they continued asking him, he lifted up himself, and said unto them, He that is without sin among you, let him first cast a stone at her.
John 8:8: And again he stooped down, and wrote on the ground.
John 8:9: And they which heard it, being convicted by their own conscience, went out one by one, beginning at the eldest, even unto the last: and Jesus was left alone, and the woman standing in the midst.
John 8:10: When Jesus had lifted up himself, and saw none but the woman, he said unto her, Woman, where are those thine accusers? hath no man condemned thee?
John 8:11: She said, No man, Lord. And Jesus said unto her, Neither do I condemn thee: go, and sin no more.
(KJV)
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 - His mercy endureth forever

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: The Father’s Mercy
Reading: His mercy endureth forever
Reference: Ps. 136:1-4, 23-26

Psalms 136:1: O give thanks unto the Lord; for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever.
Psalms 136:2: O give thanks unto the God of gods: for his mercy endureth for ever.
Psalms 136:3: O give thanks to the Lord of lords: for his mercy endureth for ever.
Psalms 136:4: To him who alone doeth great wonders: for his mercy endureth for ever.
Psalms 136:23: Who remembered us in our low estate: for his mercy endureth for ever:
Psalms 136:24: And hath redeemed us from our enemies: for his mercy endureth for ever.
Psalms 136:25: Who giveth food to all flesh: for his mercy endureth for ever.
Psalms 136:26: O give thanks unto the God of heaven: for his mercy endureth for ever.
(KJV)
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Wed, 15 Feb 2017 - The Father’s patient mercy

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: The Father’s Mercy
Reading: The Father’s patient mercy
Reference: Neh. 9:16-28

Nehemiah 9:16: But they and our fathers dealt proudly, and hardened their necks, and hearkened not to thy commandments,
Nehemiah 9:17: And refused to obey, neither were mindful of thy wonders that thou didst among them; but hardened their necks, and in their rebellion appointed a captain to return to their bondage: but thou art a God ready to pardon, gracious and merciful, slow to anger, and of great kindness, and forsookest them not.
Nehemiah 9:18: Yea, when they had made them a molten calf, and said, This is thy God that brought thee up out of Egypt, and had wrought great provocations;
Nehemiah 9:19: Yet thou in thy manifold mercies forsookest them not in the wilderness: the pillar of the cloud departed not from them by day, to lead them in the way; neither the pillar of fire by night, to shew them light, and the way wherein they should go.
Nehemiah 9:20: Thou gavest also thy good spirit to instruct them, and withheldest not thy manna from their mouth, and gavest them water for their thirst.
Nehemiah 9:21: Yea, forty years didst thou sustain them in the wilderness, so that they lacked nothing; their clothes waxed not old, and their feet swelled not.
Nehemiah 9:22: Moreover thou gavest them kingdoms and nations, and didst divide them into corners: so they possessed the land of Sihon, and the land of the king of Heshbon, and the land of Og king of Bashan.
Nehemiah 9:23: Their children also multipliedst thou as the stars of heaven, and broughtest them into the land, concerning which thou hadst promised to their fathers, that they should go in to possess it.
Nehemiah 9:24: So the children went in and possessed the land, and thou subduedst before them the inhabitants of the land, the Canaanites, and gavest them into their hands, with their kings, and the people of the land, that they might do with them as they would.
Nehemiah 9:25: And they took strong cities, and a fat land, and possessed houses full of all goods, wells digged, vineyards, and oliveyards, and fruit trees in abundance: so they did eat, and were filled, and became fat, and delighted themselves in thy great goodness.
Nehemiah 9:26: Nevertheless they were disobedient, and rebelled against thee, and cast thy law behind their backs, and slew thy prophets which testified against them to turn them to thee, and they wrought great provocations.
Nehemiah 9:27: Therefore thou deliveredst them into the hand of their enemies, who vexed them: and in the time of their trouble, when they cried unto thee, thou heardest them from heaven; and according to thy manifold mercies thou gavest them saviours, who saved them out of the hand of their enemies.
Nehemiah 9:28: But after they had rest, they did evil again before thee: therefore leftest thou them in the hand of their enemies, so that they had the dominion over them: yet when they returned, and cried unto thee, thou heardest them from heaven; and many times didst thou deliver them according to thy mercies;
(KJV)
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Tue, 14 Feb 2017 - There is forgiveness with the Father

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: The Father’s Mercy
Reading: There is forgiveness with the Father
Reference: Ps. 130:1-8

Psalms 130:1: Out of the depths have I cried unto thee, O Lord.
Psalms 130:2: Lord, hear my voice: let thine ears be attentive to the voice of my supplications.
Psalms 130:3: If thou, Lord, shouldest mark iniquities, O Lord, who shall stand?
Psalms 130:4: But there is forgiveness with thee, that thou mayest be feared.
Psalms 130:5: I wait for the Lord, my soul doth wait, and in his word do I hope.
Psalms 130:6: My soul waiteth for the Lord more than they that watch for the morning: I say, more than they that watch for the morning.
Psalms 130:7: Let Israel hope in the Lord: for with the Lord there is mercy, and with him is plenteous redemption.
Psalms 130:8: And he shall redeem Israel from all his iniquities.
(KJV)
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Mon, 13 Feb 2017 - The Father’s mercy is everlasting

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: The Father’s Mercy
Reading: The Father’s mercy is everlasting
Reference: Ps. 103:1-18

Psalms 103:1: Bless the Lord, O my soul: and all that is within me, bless his holy name.
Psalms 103:2: Bless the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits:
Psalms 103:3: Who forgiveth all thine iniquities; who healeth all thy diseases;
Psalms 103:4: Who redeemeth thy life from destruction; who crowneth thee with lovingkindness and tender mercies;
Psalms 103:5: Who satisfieth thy mouth with good things; so that thy youth is renewed like the eagle’s.
Psalms 103:6: The Lord executeth righteousness and judgment for all that are oppressed.
Psalms 103:7: He made known his ways unto Moses, his acts unto the children of Israel.
Psalms 103:8: The Lord is merciful and gracious, slow to anger, and plenteous in mercy.
Psalms 103:9: He will not always chide: neither will he keep his anger for ever.
Psalms 103:10: He hath not dealt with us after our sins; nor rewarded us according to our iniquities.
Psalms 103:11: For as the heaven is high above the earth, so great is his mercy toward them that fear him.
Psalms 103:12: As far as the east is from the west, so far hath he removed our transgressions from us.
Psalms 103:13: Like as a father pitieth his children, so the Lord pitieth them that fear him.
Psalms 103:14: For he knoweth our frame; he remembereth that we are dust.
Psalms 103:15: As for man, his days are as grass: as a flower of the field, so he flourisheth.
Psalms 103:16: For the wind passeth over it, and it is gone; and the place thereof shall know it no more.
Psalms 103:17: But the mercy of the Lord is from everlasting to everlasting upon them that fear him, and his righteousness unto children’s children;
Psalms 103:18: To such as keep his covenant, and to those that remember his commandments to do them.
(KJV)
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 - A prepared army triumphs

Sun, 02/12/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Be Ye Ready
Reading: A prepared army triumphs
Reference: Judg. 7:15-21

Judges 7:15: And it was so, when Gideon heard the telling of the dream, and the interpretation thereof, that he worshipped, and returned into the host of Israel, and said, Arise; for the Lord hath delivered into your hand the host of Midian.
Judges 7:16: And he divided the three hundred men into three companies, and he put a trumpet in every man’s hand, with empty pitchers, and lamps within the pitchers.
Judges 7:17: And he said unto them, Look on me, and do likewise: and, behold, when I come to the outside of the camp, it shall be that, as I do, so shall ye do.
Judges 7:18: When I blow with a trumpet, I and all that are with me, then blow ye the trumpets also on every side of all the camp, and say, The sword of the Lord, and of Gideon.
Judges 7:19: So Gideon, and the hundred men that were with him, came unto the outside of the camp in the beginning of the middle watch; and they had but newly set the watch: and they blew the trumpets, and brake the pitchers that were in their hands.
Judges 7:20: And the three companies blew the trumpets, and brake the pitchers, and held the lamps in their left hands, and the trumpets in their right hands to blow withal: and they cried, The sword of the Lord, and of Gideon.
Judges 7:21: And they stood every man in his place round about the camp: and all the host ran, and cried, and fled.
(KJV)
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Sat, 11 Feb 2017 - Prepared to leave Egypt

Sat, 02/11/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Be Ye Ready
Reading: Prepared to leave Egypt
Reference: Exod. 12:29-39

Exodus 12:29: And it came to pass, that at midnight the Lord smote all the firstborn in the land of Egypt, from the firstborn of Pharaoh that sat on his throne unto the firstborn of the captive that was in the dungeon; and all the firstborn of cattle.
Exodus 12:30: And Pharaoh rose up in the night, he, and all his servants, and all the Egyptians; and there was a great cry in Egypt; for there was not a house where there was not one dead.
Exodus 12:31: And he called for Moses and Aaron by night, and said, Rise up, and get you forth from among my people, both ye and the children of Israel; and go, serve the Lord, as ye have said.
Exodus 12:32: Also take your flocks and your herds, as ye have said, and be gone; and bless me also.
Exodus 12:33: And the Egyptians were urgent upon the people, that they might send them out of the land in haste; for they said, We be all dead men.
Exodus 12:34: And the people took their dough before it was leavened, their kneadingtroughs being bound up in their clothes upon their shoulders.
Exodus 12:35: And the children of Israel did according to the word of Moses; and they borrowed of the Egyptians jewels of silver, and jewels of gold, and raiment:
Exodus 12:36: And the Lord gave the people favour in the sight of the Egyptians, so that they lent unto them such things as they required. And they spoiled the Egyptians.
Exodus 12:37: And the children of Israel journeyed from Rameses to Succoth, about six hundred thousand on foot that were men, beside children.
Exodus 12:38: And a mixed multitude went up also with them; and flocks, and herds, even very much cattle.
Exodus 12:39: And they baked unleavened cakes of the dough which they brought forth out of Egypt, for it was not leavened; because they were thrust out of Egypt, and could not tarry, neither had they prepared for themselves any victual.
(KJV)
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Fri, 10 Feb 2017 - Enoch walked with God

Fri, 02/10/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Be Ye Ready
Reading: Enoch walked with God
Reference: Gen. 5:21-24

Genesis 5:21: And Enoch lived sixty and five years, and begat Methuselah:
Genesis 5:22: And Enoch walked with God after he begat Methuselah three hundred years, and begat sons and daughters:
Genesis 5:23: And all the days of Enoch were three hundred sixty and five years:
Genesis 5:24: And Enoch walked with God: and he was not; for God took him.
(KJV)
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Thu, 09 Feb 2017 - United in preparation

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Be Ye Ready
Reading: United in preparation
Reference: Mal. 3:16-4:6

Malachi 3:16: Then they that feared the Lord spake often one to another: and the Lord hearkened, and heard it, and a book of remembrance was written before him for them that feared the Lord, and that thought upon his name.
Malachi 3:17: And they shall be mine, saith the Lord of hosts, in that day when I make up my jewels; and I will spare them, as a man spareth his own son that serveth him.
Malachi 3:18: Then shall ye return, and discern between the righteous and the wicked, between him that serveth God and him that serveth him not.
Malachi 4:1: For, behold, the day cometh, that shall burn as an oven; and all the proud, yea, and all that do wickedly, shall be stubble: and the day that cometh shall burn them up, saith the Lord of hosts, that it shall leave them neither root nor branch.
Malachi 4:2: But unto you that fear my name shall the Sun of righteousness arise with healing in his wings; and ye shall go forth, and grow up as calves of the stall.
Malachi 4:3: And ye shall tread down the wicked; for they shall be ashes under the soles of your feet in the day that I shall do this, saith the Lord of hosts.
Malachi 4:4: Remember ye the law of Moses my servant, which I commanded unto him in Horeb for all Israel, with the statutes and judgments.
Malachi 4:5: Behold, I will send you Elijah the prophet before the coming of the great and dreadful day of the Lord:
Malachi 4:6: And he shall turn the heart of the fathers to the children, and the heart of the children to their fathers, lest I come and smite the earth with a curse.
(KJV)
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Wed, 08 Feb 2017 - Cornelius was ready

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Be Ye Ready
Reading: Cornelius was ready
Reference: Acts 10:30-33, 47-48

Acts 10:30: And Cornelius said, Four days ago I was fasting until this hour; and at the ninth hour I prayed in my house, and, behold, a man stood before me in bright clothing,
Acts 10:31: And said, Cornelius, thy prayer is heard, and thine alms are had in remembrance in the sight of God.
Acts 10:32: Send therefore to Joppa, and call hither Simon, whose surname is Peter; he is lodged in the house of one Simon a tanner by the sea side: who, when he cometh, shall speak unto thee.
Acts 10:33: Immediately therefore I sent to thee; and thou hast well done that thou art come. Now therefore are we all here present before God, to hear all things that are commanded thee of God.
Acts 10:47: Can any man forbid water, that these should not be baptized, which have received the Holy Ghost as well as we?
Acts 10:48: And he commanded them to be baptized in the name of the Lord. Then prayed they him to tarry certain days.
(KJV)
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Tue, 07 Feb 2017 - Being ready while working

Tue, 02/07/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Be Ye Ready
Reading: Being ready while working
Reference: Neh. 4:15-21

Nehemiah 4:15: And it came to pass, when our enemies heard that it was known unto us, and God had brought their counsel to nought, that we returned all of us to the wall, every one unto his work.
Nehemiah 4:16: And it came to pass from that time forth, that the half of my servants wrought in the work, and the other half of them held both the spears, the shields, and the bows, and the habergeons; and the rulers were behind all the house of Judah.
Nehemiah 4:17: They which builded on the wall, and they that bare burdens, with those that laded, every one with one of his hands wrought in the work, and with the other hand held a weapon.
Nehemiah 4:18: For the builders, every one had his sword girded by his side, and so builded. And he that sounded the trumpet was by me.
Nehemiah 4:19: And I said unto the nobles, and to the rulers, and to the rest of the people, The work is great and large, and we are separated upon the wall, one far from another.
Nehemiah 4:20: In what place therefore ye hear the sound of the trumpet, resort ye thither unto us: our God shall fight for us.
Nehemiah 4:21: So we laboured in the work: and half of them held the spears from the rising of the morning till the stars appeared.
(KJV)
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Mon, 06 Feb 2017 - The wise virgins

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Be Ye Ready
Reading: The wise virgins
Reference: Matt. 25:1-13

Matthew 25:1: Then shall the kingdom of heaven be likened unto ten virgins, which took their lamps, and went forth to meet the bridegroom.
Matthew 25:2: And five of them were wise, and five were foolish.
Matthew 25:3: They that were foolish took their lamps, and took no oil with them:
Matthew 25:4: But the wise took oil in their vessels with their lamps.
Matthew 25:5: While the bridegroom tarried, they all slumbered and slept.
Matthew 25:6: And at midnight there was a cry made, Behold, the bridegroom cometh; go ye out to meet him.
Matthew 25:7: Then all those virgins arose, and trimmed their lamps.
Matthew 25:8: And the foolish said unto the wise, Give us of your oil; for our lamps are gone out.
Matthew 25:9: But the wise answered, saying, Not so; lest there be not enough for us and you: but go ye rather to them that sell, and buy for yourselves.
Matthew 25:10: And while they went to buy, the bridegroom came; and they that were ready went in with him to the marriage: and the door was shut.
Matthew 25:11: Afterward came also the other virgins, saying, Lord, Lord, open to us.
Matthew 25:12: But he answered and said, Verily I say unto you, I know you not.
Matthew 25:13: Watch therefore, for ye know neither the day nor the hour wherein the Son of man cometh.
(KJV)
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