Month: May 2019

Bible in 365 Days – Day 141

Focus Chapters: 1 Kings 3:16-28 1 Kings 5 2 Chronicles 2 1 Kings 6:1-13 2 Chronicles 3:1-14 1 Kings 6:14-48   Standout Verse(s): 2 Chronicles 2:11-12 NLT King Hiram sent this letter of reply to Solomon: “It is because the Lord loves his people that he has made you their king! Praise the Lord, the God of Israel, who…

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Bible in 365 Days – Day 140

Focus Chapters: Psalms 83 1 Chronicles 29:23-25 2 Chronicles 1:1 1 Kings 2:13-46 1 Kings 3:1-4 2 Chronicles 1:2-6 1 Kings 3:5-15 2 Chronicles 1:7-13   Standout Verse(s): 1 Kings 3:4-15 NLT The most important of these places of worship was at Gibeon, so the king went there and sacrificed 1,000 burnt offerings. That night the Lord appeared…

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Bible in 365 Days – Day 139

Focus Chapters: Psalms 79-82   Standout Verse(s): Psalms 81:11-14 NLT “But no, my people wouldn’t listen. Israel did not want me around. So I let them follow their own stubborn desires, living according to their own ideas. Oh, that my people would listen to me! Oh, that Israel would follow me, walking in my paths!…

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Bible in 365 Days – Day 138

Focus Chapters: Psalms 75-78   Standout Verse(s): Psalms 78:18-32 NLT They stubbornly tested God in their hearts,     demanding the foods they craved. They even spoke against God himself, saying,     “God can’t give us food in the wilderness. Yes, he can strike a rock so water gushes out,     but he can’t give his people bread and…

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Bible in 365 Days – Day 137

Focus Chapters: Psalms 50 Psalms 73-74   Standout Verse(s): Psalms 50:7-14 NLT “O my people, listen as I speak. Here are my charges against you, O Israel: I am God, your God! I have no complaint about your sacrifices or the burnt offerings you constantly offer. But I do not need the bulls from your…

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Bible in 365 Days – Day 136

Focus Chapters: Psalms 144-145 Psalms 88-89   Standout Verse(s): Psalms 89:9 NLT You rule the oceans. You subdue their storm-tossed waves.   Observation (s): God rules and has control over all elements and habitants of the sea. You rule the oceans.     You subdue their storm-tossed waves.   Application: DC Universe’s mythical Aquaman is the Lord…

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Bible in 365 Days – Day 135

Focus Chapters: Psalms 131 Psalms 133 Psalms 138-141 Psalms 143   Standout Verse(s): Psalms 138:3 NLT As soon as I pray, you answer me; you encourage me by giving me strength.   Observation (s): Whenever David prayed, God gave him an answer. As soon as I pray, you answer me; you encourage me by giving…

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Bible in 365 Days – Day 134

Focus Chapters: Psalms 103 Psalms 108-110 Psalms 122 Psalms 124   Standout Verse(s): Psalms 124:2-5 NLT What if the Lord had not been on our side when people attacked us? They would have swallowed us alive in their burning anger. The waters would have engulfed us; a torrent would have overwhelmed us. Yes, the raging waters of…

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Bible in 365 Days – Day 133

Focus Chapters: Psalms 68-70 Psalms 86 Psalms 101   Standout Verse(s): Psalms 69:7-12 NLT For I endure insults for your sake; humiliation is written all over my face. Even my own brothers pretend they don’t know me; they treat me like a stranger. Passion for your house has consumed me, and the insults of those…

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Bible in 365 Days – Day 132

Focus Chapters: Psalms 61-62 Psalms 64-67   Standout Verse(s): Psalms 66:13-14 NLT Now I come to your Temple with burnt offerings to fulfill the vows I made to you— yes, the sacred vows that I made when I was in deep trouble.   Observation (s): When his deep trouble ended, David still honoured the vows…

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