Thursday, July 29, 2021

The apostle John shares Jesus’ formula for a truly satisfying life. John 10:9 [Jesus said] I am the door; if anyone enters through Me, he will be saved, (NASB) People want to have a successful life based on what they think is best.  The real tragedy comes when they achieve their goals and discover nothing

Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 The apostle Paul describes a Christ-follower’s role in this world. Ephesians 5:10-11 Learn what is pleasing to the Lord. Do not participate in the unfruitful deeds of darkness, but instead even expose them; (NASB) Discover what pleases the Lord and set about living that way.  Part of the equation is a zero-tolerance

Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 The apostle Matthew shares Jesus’ statement about a Christ-follower’s commitment. Matthew 16:25 [Jesus said] For whoever wishes to save his life will lose it; but whoever loses his life for My sake will find it. (NASB) Living for Christ in this world will place you in the cross-hairs of persecution.  It may

Monday, July 26, 2021

Monday, July 26, 2021 The Psalmist cries out for rescue after wandering away from God. Psalm 119:176 I have gone astray like a lost sheep; seek your servant, for I do not forget Your commandments. (NASB) Sheep, I have been told, are so stupid they literally cannot survive without a shepherd.  All of God’s children, like

Friday, July 23, 2021

Friday, July 23, 2021 The apostle Matthew records Jesus’ call for His followers to promote and support the values of the Bible. Matthew 5:15 Nor does anyone light a lamp and put it under a basket, but on the lampstand, and it gives light to all who are in the house. (NASB) At the 1993

Thursday, July 22, 2021

Thursday, July 22, 2021 The Psalmist writes of the impact of memorizing Scripture. Psalms 119:11 Thy word have I hid in mine heart, that I might not sin against thee. (KJV) Jesus memorized Scripture. Remember as He was being tempted in the wilderness by Satan – time after time He quoted Scriptures, without access to