Daily Bible Readings – Thursday, January 31, 2013

Prayer Psalm: 74 Prayer Point. How do you pray when you lose something you believed was forever? That is the dark place this prayer originates. Asaph laments the destruction of his beloved city, Jerusalem, and God's temple. He asks, “why have you rejected us forever, O God?” Think of someone in your life that is in …

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Daily Bible Readings – Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Prayer Psalm: 119:73-96 Prayer Point. The God who made us is  the God we must obey if we seek to live with wisdom. His law are the path to life. But there are obstacles that block our attempts to follow him: our own ignorance, sin, and the brokenness of our world. What is getting in your …

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Daily Bible Readings – Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Prayer Psalm: 68 Prayer Point. God is our conquering and victorious king. That is why David invites us to praise him: “Praise be to the LORD, to God our Savior, who daily bears our burdens. Our God is a God who saves; from the Sovereign LORD comes escape from death.” Is there a situation in your …

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Daily Bible Readings – Monday, January 28, 2013

Prayer Psalm: 64 Prayer Point. Before you pray this psalm, put yourselves in the shoes of someone you know who is a victim of injustice. Following the flow of this psalm pray that: God will hear them, cause the plans of the wicked to backfire, and that God's intervention will cause our world to fear and …

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Daily Bible Readings – Saturday, January 26, 2013

Prayer Psalm: 138 Prayer Point. Psalm 138 gives us a number of reasons to praise God. Pick one or two that speak to you and use those to offer your own prayer of thanksgiving. Mark 7:1-23 Background. It is important to remember that Jesus is not standing against the Old Testament law, but the interpretation of …

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Daily Bible Readings – Friday, January 25, 2013

Prayer Psalm: 51 Prayer Point. Doubt that God can forgive even the worst sins, then you need to read this psalm. David, the author, has just committed adultery and then murdered the husband to cover his crime and yet there is hope for him. How do we come clean when we sin? Use this psalm as …

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Daily Bible Readings – Thursday, January 24, 2013

Prayer Psalm: 59 Prayer Point. David wrote this psalm while his enemies lurked outside his home looking for an opportunity to kill him. Notice whom David turns to for justice and for his security. He places those concerns in God's hands. How do we pray this same prayer? By remembering that we were the enemies who …

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Daily Bible Readings – Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Prayer Psalm: 49 Prayer Point. Nothing is more discouraging when the wicked become rich and powerful, but Psalm 49 calls us to see them and our world from his perspective. Wealth and power is fleeting, but God has ransomed our lives through the death and resurrection of Jesus. Take time to confess your attachment to the …

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Daily Bible Readings – Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Prayer Psalm: 47 Prayer Point. The struggles of life can easily warp our view of the world. Psalm 47 encourages us to look up, clap, sing and shout praises to God. Take time to praise him that the Jesus we crucified has been raised from the dead, ascended into heaven and has been crowned king of …

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