Daily Bible Readings – Sunday, September 2, 2012

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 …

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Daily Bible Readings – Sunday, August 26, 2012

Prayer Psalm: 147 Prayer Point:   Worshiping God is good for the soul, for it was for this reason that we were created. Psalm 147 lists many reasons to praise him.  Pick several that resonate with you and use them to offer God your own prayer of worship. Mark 6:1-6 Jesus performed miracles to confirm even …

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Daily Bible Readings – Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Prayer Psalm: 119:145-176 Prayer Point:   We easily fall into sin when we are stressed, angry and afraid.  Take note of what the author of Psalm 119 does with his anxiety, anger and fear and pray for the faith to respond in the same way. John 6:1-15 The Old Testament is full of events and images …

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Daily Bible Readings – Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Prayer Psalm: 123 Prayer Point: Meditate on the image of the slave and his master and the maid and the mistress as it reflects the true state of our dependence on God. From this place of humility, ask God to provide us with our daily bread (what we need for today) and his mercy. John 5:30-47 …

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Daily Bible Readings – Sunday, August 19, 2012

Prayer Psalm: 118 Prayer Point:   Psalm 118 is a song of praise welcoming the Messiah, the Savior, to the city of Jerusalem. It's true meaning was not realized until the crowds sang it as Jesus rode peacefully into Jerusalem on his way to the cross. Praise God today because when we cried out for help, …

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Daily Bible Readings – Friday, August 17, 2012

Prayer Psalm: 102 Prayer Point:   The scriptures command us to rejoice with those rejoice and mourn with those who mourn. This psalm provides a language of 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 …

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Daily Bible Readings – Thursday, August 16, 2012

Prayer Psalm: 105 Prayer Point:   Our faith dims, the power of the gospel fades when we forget. Psalm 105 is an invitation to remember all that God has done for you.  It recounts Israel's story, but what it yours?  Stop and remember what God has done. Thank him and commit yourself to following him out …

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Daily Bible Readings – Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Prayer Psalm: 109 Prayer Point:   We often wonder where God is when we, or someone we love, is harmed by evil. David experienced this and he cried out, “O God, whom I praise, do not remain silent.”  But God is not far away, because if you read this psalm closely you will hear that the …

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