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Sun, 15 Jan 2017 - Examining one’s love

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: How Great Is My Love?
Reading: Examining one’s love
Reference: 1 Cor. 13:1-13

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.
I Corinthians 13:4: Charity suffereth long, and is kind; charity envieth not; charity vaunteth not itself, is not puffed up,
I Corinthians 13:5: Doth not behave itself unseemly, seeketh not her own, is not easily provoked, thinketh no evil;
I Corinthians 13:6: Rejoiceth not in iniquity, but rejoiceth in the truth;
I Corinthians 13:7: Beareth all things, believeth all things, hopeth all things, endureth all things.
I Corinthians 13:8: Charity never faileth: but whether there be prophecies, they shall fail; whether there be tongues, they shall cease; whether there be knowledge, it shall vanish away.
I Corinthians 13:9: For we know in part, and we prophesy in part.
I Corinthians 13:10: But when that which is perfect is come, then that which is in part shall be done away.
I Corinthians 13:11: When I was a child, I spake as a child, I understood as a child, I thought as a child: but when I became a man, I put away childish things.
I Corinthians 13:12: For now we see through a glass, darkly; but then face to face: now I know in part; but then shall I know even as also I am known.
I Corinthians 13:13: And now abideth faith, hope, charity, these three; but the greatest of these is charity.
(KJV)
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Sat, 14 Jan 2017 - A brother who truly cared

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: How Great Is My Love?
Reading: A brother who truly cared
Reference: Phil. 2:25-30

Philippians 2:25: Yet I supposed it necessary to send to you Epaphroditus, my brother, and companion in labour, and fellowsoldier, but your messenger, and he that ministered to my wants.
Philippians 2:26: For he longed after you all, and was full of heaviness, because that ye had heard that he had been sick.
Philippians 2:27: For indeed he was sick nigh unto death: but God had mercy on him; and not on him only, but on me also, lest I should have sorrow upon sorrow.
Philippians 2:28: I sent him therefore the more carefully, that, when ye see him again, ye may rejoice, and that I may be the less sorrowful.
Philippians 2:29: Receive him therefore in the Lord with all gladness; and hold such in reputation:
Philippians 2:30: Because for the work of Christ he was nigh unto death, not regarding his life, to supply your lack of service toward me.
(KJV)
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Fri, 13 Jan 2017 - Paul’s love and loyalty

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: How Great Is My Love?
Reading: Paul’s love and loyalty
Reference: 2 Cor. 11:24-33

II Corinthians 11:24: Of the Jews five times received I forty stripes save one.
II Corinthians 11:25: Thrice was I beaten with rods, once was I stoned, thrice I suffered shipwreck, a night and a day I have been in the deep;
II Corinthians 11:26: In journeyings often, in perils of waters, in perils of robbers, in perils by mine own countrymen, in perils by the heathen, in perils in the city, in perils in the wilderness, in perils in the sea, in perils among false brethren;
II Corinthians 11:27: In weariness and painfulness, in watchings often, in hunger and thirst, in fastings often, in cold and nakedness.
II Corinthians 11:28: Beside those things that are without, that which cometh upon me daily, the care of all the churches.
II Corinthians 11:29: Who is weak, and I am not weak? who is offended, and I burn not?
II Corinthians 11:30: If I must needs glory, I will glory of the things which concern mine infirmities.
II Corinthians 11:31: The God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, which is blessed for evermore, knoweth that I lie not.
II Corinthians 11:32: In Damascus the governor under Aretas the king kept the city of the Damascenes with a garrison, desirous to apprehend me:
II Corinthians 11:33: And through a window in a basket was I let down by the wall, and escaped his hands.
(KJV)
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Thu, 12 Jan 2017 - Love for enemies

Thu, 01/12/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: How Great Is My Love?
Reading: Love for enemies
Reference: Rom. 12:17-21

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, 11 Jan 2017 - God’s unfathomed love

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: How Great Is My Love?
Reading: God’s unfathomed love
Reference: Christian Hymnal No. 82

(KJV)
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Tue, 10 Jan 2017 - Ruth’s love for Naomi

Tue, 01/10/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: How Great Is My Love?
Reading: Ruth’s love for Naomi
Reference: Ruth 2:11-12

Ruth 2:11: And Boaz answered and said unto her, It hath fully been shewed me, all that thou hast done unto thy mother in law since the death of thine husband: and how thou hast left thy father and thy mother, and the land of thy nativity, and art come unto a people which thou knewest not heretofore.
Ruth 2:12: The Lord recompense thy work, and a full reward be given thee of the Lord God of Israel, under whose wings thou art come to trust.
(KJV)
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Mon, 09 Jan 2017 - Family love saved a life

Mon, 01/09/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: How Great Is My Love?
Reading: Family love saved a life
Reference: Exod. 2:1-9

Exodus 2:1: And there went a man of the house of Levi, and took to wife a daughter of Levi.
Exodus 2:2: And the woman conceived, and bare a son: and when she saw him that he was a goodly child, she hid him three months.
Exodus 2:3: And when she could not longer hide him, she took for him an ark of bulrushes, and daubed it with slime and with pitch, and put the child therein; and she laid it in the flags by the river’s brink.
Exodus 2:4: And his sister stood afar off, to wit what would be done to him.
Exodus 2:5: And the daughter of Pharaoh came down to wash herself at the river; and her maidens walked along by the river’s side; and when she saw the ark among the flags, she sent her maid to fetch it.
Exodus 2:6: And when she had opened it, she saw the child: and, behold, the babe wept. And she had compassion on him, and said, This is one of the Hebrews’ children.
Exodus 2:7: Then said his sister to Pharaoh’s daughter, Shall I go and call to thee a nurse of the Hebrew women, that she may nurse the child for thee?
Exodus 2:8: And Pharaoh’s daughter said to her, Go. And the maid went and called the child’s mother.
Exodus 2:9: And Pharaoh’s daughter said unto her, Take this child away, and nurse it for me, and I will give thee thy wages. And the woman took the child, and nursed it.
(KJV)
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Sun, 08 Jan 2017 - Forgiveness essential

Sun, 01/08/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Lessons for Living
Reading: Forgiveness essential
Reference: Matt. 6:9-15

Matthew 6:9: After this manner therefore pray ye: Our Father which art in heaven, Hallowed be thy name.
Matthew 6:10: Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done in earth, as it is in heaven.
Matthew 6:11: Give us this day our daily bread.
Matthew 6:12: And forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors.
Matthew 6:13: And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil: For thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, for ever. Amen.
Matthew 6:14: For if ye forgive men their trespasses, your heavenly Father will also forgive you:
Matthew 6:15: But if ye forgive not men their trespasses, neither will your Father forgive your trespasses.
(KJV)
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Sat, 07 Jan 2017 - Sharing encouraged

Sat, 01/07/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Lessons for Living
Reading: Sharing encouraged
Reference: 1 John 3:16-18

I John 3:16: Hereby perceive we the love of God, because he laid down his life for us: and we ought to lay down our lives for the brethren.
I John 3:17: But whoso hath this world’s good, and seeth his brother have need, and shutteth up his bowels of compassion from him, how dwelleth the love of God in him?
I John 3:18: My little children, let us not love in word, neither in tongue; but in deed and in truth.
(KJV)
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Fri, 06 Jan 2017 - Be not high minded

Fri, 01/06/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Lessons for Living
Reading: Be not high minded
Reference: Rom. 12:3-16

Romans 12:3: For I say, through the grace given unto me, to every man that is among you, not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think; but to think soberly, according as God hath dealt to every man the measure of faith.
Romans 12:4: For as we have many members in one body, and all members have not the same office:
Romans 12:5: So we, being many, are one body in Christ, and every one members one of another.
Romans 12:6: Having then gifts differing according to the grace that is given to us, whether prophecy, let us prophesy according to the proportion of faith;
Romans 12:7: Or ministry, let us wait on our ministering: or he that teacheth, on teaching;
Romans 12:8: Or he that exhorteth, on exhortation: he that giveth, let him do it with simplicity; he that ruleth, with diligence; he that sheweth mercy, with cheerfulness.
Romans 12:9: Let love be without dissimulation. Abhor that which is evil; cleave to that which is good.
Romans 12:10: Be kindly affectioned one to another with brotherly love; in honour preferring one another;
Romans 12:11: Not slothful in business; fervent in spirit; serving the Lord;
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.
(KJV)
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Thu, 05 Jan 2017 - Follow the Spirit

Thu, 01/05/2017 - 00:00
Lesson: Lessons for Living
Reading: Follow the Spirit
Reference: Isa. 30:15-21

Isaiah 30:15: For thus saith the Lord God, the Holy One of Israel; In returning and rest shall ye be saved; in quietness and in confidence shall be your strength: and ye would not.
Isaiah 30:16: But ye said, No; for we will flee upon horses; therefore shall ye flee: and, We will ride upon the swift; therefore shall they that pursue you be swift.
Isaiah 30:17: One thousand shall flee at the rebuke of one; at the rebuke of five shall ye flee: till ye be left as a beacon upon the top of a mountain, and as an ensign on an hill.
Isaiah 30:18: And therefore will the Lord wait, that he may be gracious unto you, and therefore will he be exalted, that he may have mercy upon you: for the Lord is a God of judgment: blessed are all they that wait for him.
Isaiah 30:19: For the people shall dwell in Zion at Jerusalem: thou shalt weep no more: he will be very gracious unto thee at the voice of thy cry; when he shall hear it, he will answer thee.
Isaiah 30:20: And though the Lord give you the bread of adversity, and the water of affliction, yet shall not thy teachers be removed into a corner any more, but thine eyes shall see thy teachers:
Isaiah 30:21: And thine ears shall hear a word behind thee, saying, This is the way, walk ye in it, when ye turn to the right hand, and when ye turn to the left.
(KJV)
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