Daily Bible Readings – Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Prayer Psalm: 36 Prayer Point. David contemplates the contrast between the wickedness of the human heart and the brilliance of God's love. In what way do you identify with the description of the wicked man?  Confess those to God and receive his forgiveness. In what ways have you experienced the faithfulness of God? Praise him for …

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Daily Bible Readings – Monday, January 14, 2013

Prayer Psalm: 9 Prayer Point. Why should God be thanked and praised? Psalm 9 reminds us that he secures justice for us (we don't do it ourselves), he protects the oppressed, provides for the needy and gives hope to the afflicted and that is just the beginning.  Read through this psalm slowly and pick two or …

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Daily Bible Readings – Sunday, December 23, 2012

Prayer Psalm: 8 Prayer Point: We gaze at the stars at night and are amazed that the God who made them knows our name, let alone cared enough to send his Son to earth. Take time today to meditate on and thank God for the miracle of Christmas. John 3:16-21 Background. A religious leader, Nicodemus, visits …

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Daily Bible Readings – Sunday May 26, 2012 Pentecost

Prayer Psalm: 145 Prayer Point: “One generation will commend your works to another; they will tell of your mighty acts.” (verse 4) Take some time today to pray for the parents, grandparents, caretakers, teachers and all those who are entrusted with the task of passing the faith on to the next generation. Pray for our children …

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Daily Bible Readings – Saturday May 26, 2012

Prayer Psalm: 33 Prayer Point: Psalm 33 praises God because he is both the creator and protector of our world. What is it about God's creation that moves you to worship? How has God both protected you and provided for you in your life? Think about these things and offer God your praise. Matthew 9:18-26 Notice …

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Daily Bible Readings – Friday May 25, 2012

Prayer Psalm: 107 Prayer Point: This struck me the other day as I meditated on this psalm. God is the one who turns “the desert into pools of water” (verse 35), but he is also the one who turns “streams into deserts and flowing springs into thirsty ground.” (verse 33) God is involved in both the …

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Daily Bible Readings – Thursday May 24, 2012

Prayer Psalm: 105 Prayer Point: Memory is central to thanksgiving and thanksgiving is central to prayer. Psalm 105 is prayer of thanksgiving which retells the story of God's faithfulness to Israel. Make this psalm your own, by thinking back on how God has been faithful to you in your life. Journal it if you can and …

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Daily Bible Readings – Wednesday May 23, 2012

Prayer Psalm: 119:121-144 Prayer Point: Jesus in the Lord's Prayer teaches us to pray, “lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.” In other words we need a lot of prayer in order to follow Jesus. So what do we ask for specifically? Let this section of Psalm 119 guide you. Pray for God's …

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