Daily Bible Readings – Monday, December 16, 2013

Prayer Psalm: 41 Prayer Point. God blesses those who have regard for the weak, but what hope is there if we have sinned? Hope survives because in verse 9, David’s voice gives way to voice of Jesus, who entered our world, was cursed for our sin and earned us the blessings of God. Confess your sin …

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Daily Bible Readings – Saturday, December 14, 2013

Prayer Psalm: 30 Prayer Point. How did God turn “our wailing into dancing”? The moment that Jesus was raised from the dead. Pray today that we might know the hope of the resurrection so that it changes our outlook on life and causes us to worship God with our lives. Matthew 24:1-14 Pray. Ask the Holy Spirit …

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Daily Bible Readings – Thursday, December 12, 2013

Prayer Psalm: 37 Prayer Point. The wicked prosper in our world and that won’t change until Christ returns. What can change is our response. Psalm 37 lists several sinful responses to evil. Repent by confessing to God the ones you see in your life. Pray for the faith to trust God, delight in him, commit yourself …

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Daily Bible Readings – Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Prayer Psalm: 38 Prayer Point. Will God save us from the consequences of our own sin? Psalm 38 is proof that he does. In this psalm God will save us not only from the suffering due to others’ sin, but also the struggles that come from our own failures. What are you struggling with today? Confess …

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Daily Bible Readings – Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Prayer Psalm: 26 Prayer Point. Psalm 26 doesn't describe my life because Jesus is the only one man who can pray this prayer with integrity. Imagine him praying as he is crucified between two thieves. He is the one who lived a blameless life on our behalf. He is the one bore the punishment for our …

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Daily Bible Readings – Sunday, December 8, 2013

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 22:15-22 Pray. Ask the Holy Spirit to help you understand what you …

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Daily Bible Readings – Saturday, December 7, 2013

Prayer Psalm: 20 Prayer Point. Our greatest hope is  that Jesus will be victorious.  That’s why Jesus taught us to “pray, your kingdom come, your will be done.” Pray today that Christ will bring his kingdom into the broken places of our world. Pray for the faith to trust not in military and political power (chariots …

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Daily Bible Readings – Friday, December 6, 2013

Prayer Psalm: 16 Prayer Point. Where does our security, our future and hope come from? I’d like to say from God alone, but I am one who still clings to idols. My idols are control and the praises of other people. What are yours? Confess those to God and then pray that for the faith to …

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