Sunday Message: A Present and Powerful Hope

November 28, 2021 Today’s Reading: Isaiah 40:27-31 But those who wait on the LORDShall renew their strength;They shall mount up with wings like eagles,They shall run and not be weary,They shall walk and not faint. Isaiah 40:31 Sermon Main Idea: Waiting on the Lord to fulfill His promises fills us with strength to keep walking with God. Text Notes:Continue reading “Sunday Message: A Present and Powerful Hope”

Tell the Truth

Saturday, November 27, 2021 Today’s Reading: Leviticus 5:1-7 When someone sins [in any of these ways]: [If] he has seen, heard, or known about something he has witnessed, and did not respond to a public call to testify, he is guilty.  Leviticus 5:1 Reflection: God requires His people to make His Truth known. In HisContinue reading “Tell the Truth”

The Invitation

Friday, November 26, 2021 Today’s Reading: Matthew 9:9-13 On hearing this, Jesus said, “It is not the healthy who need a doctor, but the sick.” Matthew 9:12 Reflection: God calls sinners, not saints, unto Himself. Upon seeing Matthew sitting at the tax office, Jesus invites Matthew to follow Him. As a tax collector, Matthew was anContinue reading “The Invitation”

Strong Tower

Thursday, November 25, 2021 Today’s Reading: Proverbs 18:10-11 The name of the Lord is a strong tower; the righteous run to it and are protected. Proverbs 18:10 Reflection: The righteous find protection in the name of the Lord. God’s name is not a magical charm, but a reminder to us of His character. Yahweh, theContinue reading “Strong Tower”

God’s Work

Wednesday, November 24, 2021 Today’s Reading: Exodus 38:22-31 Bezalel son of Uri, son of Hur, of the tribe of Judah, made everything that the Lord commanded Moses. Exodus 38:22 Reflection: Faithfulness to God’s plan allows us to be used for His miraculous work. Bezalel, a gifted artisan, is inspired by God to create beautiful furnitureContinue reading “God’s Work”

God Cares for You

Tuesday, November 23, 2021 Today’s Reading: Matthew 6:25-29 Look at the birds of the air; they do not sow or reap or store away in barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not much more valuable than they? Matthew 6:26 Reflection: You are valuable to God. The Sovereign God Who provides forContinue reading “God Cares for You”

Life in its Fullness

Monday, November 22, 2021 Today’s Reading: Proverbs 15:15-17 Better a little with the fear of the Lord than great treasure with turmoil. Proverbs 15:16 Reflection: Life with God is a life of true abundance, and life without Him is one of absolute destitution. What is the difference between the person who is oppressed by theContinue reading “Life in its Fullness”

Sunday Message: Human Advice vs. God’s Direction

November 21, 2021 Today’s Reading: Acts 21:1-14 13 Then Paul answered, “What do you mean by weeping and breaking my heart? For I am ready not only to be bound, but also to die at Jerusalem for the name of the Lord Jesus.” 14 So when he would not be persuaded, we ceased, saying, “The will ofContinue reading “Sunday Message: Human Advice vs. God’s Direction”

Kingdom Citizens

Saturday, November 20, 2021 Today’s Reading: Matthew 5:1-6 Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, because they will be filled.  Matthew 5:6 Reflection: In His famous Sermon on the Mount, Jesus teaches that His Kingdom citizens are those who are aware of their need for God. They are poor in spirit, spiritually depletedContinue reading “Kingdom Citizens”

The Purpose of Blessings

Friday, November 19, 2021 Today’s Reading: Proverbs 11:23-28 A generous person will be enriched, and the one who gives a drink of water will receive water.  Proverbs 11:25 Reflection: We are blessed by God in order to be blessings to others. Farmers know that in order to reap a bountiful harvest of wheat, they mustContinue reading “The Purpose of Blessings”