Daily Bible Readings – Friday, April 25, 2014

Prayer Psalm: 118 Prayer Point. This psalm is a song welcoming the Messiah (Savior) to the city of Jerusalem. It’s true meaning was not realized until the crowds sang as Jesus rode into Jerusalem on his way to the cross. Praise God  because when we cried out for help, he sent Jesus to die for our …

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Daily Bible Readings – Thursday, April 24, 2014

Prayer Psalm: 149 Prayer Point. New songs were sung when God intervened and saved his people by defeating their enemies.  God’s ultimate victory was Christ’s death and resurrection. Meditate on what that victory means for us and pray a prayer of thanksgiving to God. Matthew 28:16-20 Pray. Ask the Holy Spirit to help you understand what you …

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Daily Bible Readings – Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Prayer Psalm: 115 Prayer Point. An idol is anything we trust for our security and significance outside of God. We all have them and without God’s intervention, we will become like the lifeless gods we serve. What idols have a hold on your heart? Confess them to God today and pray for the faith to believe …

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Daily Bible Readings – Monday, April 21, 2014

Prayer Psalm: 66 Prayer Point. Psalm 66 invites us to “shout to joy to God!”  and then proceeds to tell us the reasons why. “Come and see what God has done …” and what follows is the story of God’s rescue of Israel from slavery in Egypt. How has God saved you from a difficult place …

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Daily Bible Readings – Maundy Thursday, April 17, 2014

Prayer Psalm: 143 Prayer Point. Does God hear the prayers of sinful people? This psalm reminds us that all people are unrighteous in the eyes of God, and yet he answers all those who call on him in faith. How are you empty today? What are you afraid of? Where do you need wisdom in your …

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Daily Bible Readings – Monday, April 7, 2014

Prayer Psalm: 35 Prayer Point. There are two ways we can respond to injustice.  We can seek vengeance, or, as Psalm 35 encourages us, leave matters of justice in God’s hands. Where do you see injustice in our world? Lift the victims of this injustice up to God in prayer and ask him to rescue them. …

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Daily Bible Readings – Saturday, April 5, 2014

Prayer Psalm: 33 Prayer Point. Psalm 33 praises God because he is our creator, sustainer, protector and savior. How have you experienced God in these ways? Remember them and worship God in response then pray for the faith to trust God as you face the problems of today. Mark 9:14-29 Pray. Ask the Holy Spirit to help …

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Daily Bible Readings – Friday, April 5, 2014

Prayer Psalm: 107 Prayer Point. “Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good; his love endures forever.” Psalm 107 gives us numerous examples of the love and faithfulness of God. Meditate on one of the examples that resonates with you and offer God a prayer of thanks. Mark 9:2-13 Pray. Ask the Holy Spirit to help …

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