• Aug2019

    Pray – (1/2 minute) Read – (3 minutes) “Edom may say, ‘Though we have been crushed, we will rebuild the ruins.’ But this is what the Lord almighty says: ‘They may build, but I will demolish. They will be called the Wicked Land, a people always under the wrath of...

  • Pray – (1/2 minute) Read – (3 minutes) “. . . ‘Was not Esau Jacob’s brother?’ the Lord says. ‘Yet I have loved Jacob, but Esau I have hated, and I have turned his mountains into a wasteland and left his inheritance to the desert jackals.’ ” (Malachi 1:2c-3) Passage:...

  • Don’t doubt God’s love

    August 14, 2019

    Pray – (1/2 minute) Read – (3 minutes) “… But you ask, ‘How have you loved us?’ ” (Malachi 1:2b) Passage: Matthew 14:22-36 Our human nature is a here and now nature. It is a “what have you done for me lately?” nature. God can declare His love for His...

  • Pray – (1/2 minute) Read – (3 minutes) “ ‘I have loved you’, says the Lord.” (Malachi 1:2a) Passage: Deuteronomy 7:7-9 A wife said to her husband, “I never hear you say ‘I love you’ to me.” Her husband replied, “Didn’t I say that to you before we were married?”...

  • God is Calling

    August 12, 2019

    Pray – (1/2 minute) Read – (3 minutes) “An oracle: The word of the Lord to Israel through Malachi.” (Malachi 1:1) Passage: Psalm 50:1-23 I think one of wonderful inventions of our technological era has been caller ID for phones. Caller ID lets you see the name of the person or...

  • Joy in God’s provision

    August 9, 2019

    Pray – (1/2 minute) Read – (3 minutes) “And my God will meet all your needs according to His glorious riches in Christ Jesus.” (Philippians 4:19) Passage: 2 Corinthians 9:6-15 If you had an offer from Bill Gates or me that you could tap into one of our bank accounts...

  • Joy through pleasing God

    August 8, 2019

    Pray – (1/2 minute) Read – (3 minutes) “I have received full payment and even more; I am amply supplied, now that I have received from Epaphroditus the gifts you sent. They are a fragrant offering, an acceptable sacrifice, pleasing to God.” (Philippians 4:18) Passage: 2 Corinthians 9:1-9 Before going...

  • Pray – (1/2 minute) Read – (3 minutes) “Moreover, as you Philippians know, in the early days of your acquaintance with the gospel, when I set out from Macedonia, not one church shared with me in the matter of giving and receiving, except you only; for even when I was...

  • Pray – (1/2 minute) Read – (3 minutes) “I know what it is to be in need, and I know what it is to have plenty. I have learned the secret of being content in any and every situation, whether well fed or hungry, whether living in plenty or in...

  • Joy through giving

    August 5, 2019

    Pray – (1/2 minute) Read – (3 minutes) “I rejoice greatly in the Lord that at last you have renewed your concern for me. Indeed, you have been concerned, but you had no opportunity to show it.” (Philippians 4:10) Passage: 2 Chronicles 29:10-22 When our son, Brad, was around four, he...