Daily Bible Readings – Friday, August 16, 2013

Psalm Prayer: 102 Prayer Point. The scriptures command us to rejoice with those rejoice and mourn with those who mourn. This psalm is a prayer for those who sick, nearing the end of their life or just in a place of deep sadness and despair.  Think of one person who is in this place and pray …

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Daily Bible Readings – Thursday, August 15, 2013

Psalm Prayer: 105 Prayer Point. Romans 1 tells us that our sin is rooted in our failure to recognize God and give thanks to him. We are thankless  often because we forget what he has done for us. Psalm 105 recounts the things God did for Israel, but what has God done for you? Take note …

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Daily Bible Readings – Wednesday, August 13, 2013

Psalm Prayer: 101 Prayer Point. King David pledges to live a blameless life and purge his kingdom of the wicked. What troubles me is that I see myself (and David for that matter) in the description of “faithless men.” This psalm moves me to repent, and I'd like to encourage you to use in the same …

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Daily Bible Readings – Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Psalm Prayer: 97 Prayer Point. The power of the recent storms in our area has reminded us how fragile and unpredictable our lives can be. It calls us to rely on a power that is greater than a hurricane or thunderstorm: God. Jesus, who calmed the storms has been raised to life and is now both …

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Daily Bible Readings – Monday, August 12, 2013

Psalm Prayer: 89 Prayer Point. God's story with Israel is a tale of God's faithfulness despite their faithlessness. God saves his people. God's people forgets their Savior. God sends judgment. God's people cry out and God sends a Savior. This is also our story. Praise God for his faithfulness to you. Confess your unfaithfulness to him. …

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Daily Bible Readings, Sunday, August 11, 2013

Psalm Prayer: 66 Prayer Point. The poet of Psalm 66 remembers the acts of God which saved his people and he bursts out into song. What has God down in your life? Remember them.  Write them down and spend some time today thanking him. John 3:22-36 Pray. Ask the Holy Spirit to help you understand what you …

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Daily Bible Readings, Saturday, August 10, 2013

Psalm Prayer: 87 Prayer Point. Rahab (Egypt), Babylon, Philistia, Tyre and Cush were all former enemies of Israel and yet in this psalm, they have all been adopted into the family of God (see verse 5). Can you imagine if those we fear became followers of Jesus? Pray this dream for the enemies of our country …

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Daily Bible Readings, Friday, August 9, 2013

Psalm Prayer: 88 Prayer Point. Psalm 88 is a prayer of someone drowning in darkness and grief. Do you know someone in this place? Pray this psalm on their behalf. Mark 9:14-29 Pray. Ask the Holy Spirit to help you understand what you are reading. Read. Read the passage slowly either alone or in a group and answer …

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Daily Bible Readings, Thursday, August 8, 2013

Psalm Prayer: 83 Prayer Point. Psalm 83 is a call for God's judgment to be poured out on enemies. Meditate and pray this psalm following these lines of thought: How am I deserving of the judgment described in this psalm? In what way did Jesus endure this wrath in our place? Finally, pray to surrender all …

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