• Oct2017

    Justified!

    October 20, 2017

    Pray – (1/2 minute) Read – (3 minutes) “I tell you that this man, rather than the other, went home justified before God. For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled and he who humbles himself will be exalted.” (Luke 18:14) Passage: John 3:16-21 Justified. It means that something is...

  • Request God’s Pardon

    October 19, 2017

    Pray – (1/2 minute) Read – (3 minutes) “But the tax collector stood at a distance. He would not even look up to heaven, but beat his breast and said, ‘God, have mercy on me, a sinner.’ ” (Luke 18:13) Passage: Ephesians 2:1-9 Next to the campus of Baylor University...

  • Pray with a humble heart

    October 17, 2017

    Pray – (1/2 minute) Read – (3 minutes) “But the tax collector stood at a distance. He would not even look up to heaven, but beat his breast. . . ” (Luke 18:13a) Passage: Psalm 25:1-9 In Jesus’s day, tax collectors were considered traitors among the Jews. Since they collected...

  • Pray – (1/2 minute) Read – (3 minutes) “Two men went up to the Temple to pray, one a Pharisee and the other a tax collector. The Pharisee stood up and prayed about himself: ‘God, I thank you that I am not like other men – robbers, evildoers, adulterers –...

  • Right with God

    October 16, 2017

    Pray – (1/2 minute) Read – (3 minutes) “To some who were confident of their own righteousness and looked down on everybody else, Jesus told this parable:” (Luke 18:9) Passage: Psalm 147:1-11 W.C. Fields was a famous comedian and actor who played the part of a bumbling person who drank...

  • Sharing the Gospel

    October 14, 2017

    Pray – (1/2 minute) Read – (3 minutes) “. . . However, when the Son of man comes, will He find faith on the earth?” (Luke 18:8b) Passage: Ephesians 6:17-20 It has been said that we are always “one generation away from paganism”. This means that the gospel message has...

  • Expect Results

    October 13, 2017

    Pray – (1/2 minute) Read – (3 minutes) “And the Lord said, ‘Listen to what the unjust judge says. And will not God bring about justice for His chosen ones, who cry out to Him day and night? Will He keep putting them off? I tell you, He will see...

  • Pray – (1/2 minute) Read – (3 minutes) “There was a widow in that town who kept coming to him. . . For some time he refused. . . . And will not God bring about justice for His chosen ones? . . . Will He keep putting them off?”...

  • Pray – (1/2 minute) Read – (3 minutes) “And there was a widow in that town who kept coming to him with the plea, ‘Grant me justice against my adversary.’ ” (Luke 18:3) Passage: Psalm 142:1-7 In Jesus’ parable of the unjust judge, the widow didn’t have any relationship with...

  • Pray – (1/2 minute) Read – (3 minutes) “In a certain town there was a judge who neither feared God nor cared about men. And there was a widow in that town who kept coming to him with the plea, ‘Grand me justice against my adversary’. . . And the...