Monthly Archives: August 2010

Tuesday Titus 1:1-9

Opening prayer: Lord Jesus, open my eyes to your truths through your Word. Amen.   Guidance for church leaders   … appoint[a] elders in every town,… (v. 5)   Today’s text tells of Paul;s instruction to Titus to make sure … Continue reading

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Monday 2 Chronicles 12:1-12

Opening prayer: O God, I need your daily guidance, please share your will through your Word. In Jesus’ name. Amen.   Humility    6 The leaders of Israel and the king humbled themselves…   Over the past several days we … Continue reading

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Suuday Luke 14:1,7-14

Opening prayer: Lord God, teach me how to live my life through your Word, In Jesus’ name. Amen.   Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost   13But when you give a banquet, invite the poor, the crippled, the lame, the blind…   … Continue reading

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Saturday Hebrews 13:1-16

Opening prayer: O God, reveal your truths to me through your Word. In Jesus’ name. Amen.   Sacrifice: Christ’s and ours   16And do not forget to do good and to share with others, for with such sacrifices God is … Continue reading

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Friday Psalm 112

Opening prayer: Holy Spirit, lead me to wisdom through your Word. In Jesus’ name. Amen.   Two desires, two outcomes   Blessed is the man who fears the LORD,        who finds great delight in his commands. (v. 1)   … Continue reading

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Thursday Proverbs 25:6-7

Opening prayer: Lord Jesus, guide me in my walk of faith through your Word. Amen.   Self promotion    6 Do not exalt yourself…   Today’s text is short, but speaks volumes.  Our devotion writer writes: “This proverb gets to … Continue reading

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Wednesday Revelation 3:7-13

Opening prayer: O God, share with me insight to your Word and show me direction for ministry. In Jesus’ name. Amen.   Patient endurance   10Since you have kept my command to endure patiently, I will also keep you from … Continue reading

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Tuesday John 1:43-51

Opening prayer: God, give me encouragement through your Word today. In Jesus’ name. Amen.   Bartholomew, Apostle   …"Rabbi, you are the Son of God”… (v. 49)   I don’t ever remember hearing that Nathaniel and Bartholomew were one in … Continue reading

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Monday Hebrews 3:7-4:11

Opening prayer: O Holy Spirit, grant me wisdom to understand meaning for my life through your Word. In Jesus’ name. Amen.   Hard and soft    9There remains, then, a Sabbath-rest for the people of God;…   Our devotion writer … Continue reading

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Sunday Luke 13:10-17

Opening prayer: O God, teach me new truths through your Word. In Jesus’ name. Amen.   Thirteenth Sunday after Pentedcost   12When Jesus saw her, he called her forward and said to her, "Woman, you are set free from your … Continue reading

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