WEEKLY MEDITATION 15-21 JANUARY 2018

Father, we ask that you help us understand your word through the guidance of the Holy Spirit, and open our hearts and minds so that we may incorporate your word and will into our lives for your glory.

– Amen

“God, you are my God. I search for you. I thirst for you like someone in a dry, empty land where there is no water….Because your love is better than life, I will praise you.” (Psalm 63:1-3)

“Lord, you are kind and forgiving and have a great love for those who call to you.” (Psalm 86:5)

“Where God’s love is, there is no fear, because God’s perfect love drives out fear. It is punishment that makes a person fear, so love is not made perfect in the person who fears. We love because God first loved us.” (1 John 4:18-19)

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WEEKLY MEDITATION 8-14 JANUARY2018

Father, we ask that you help us understand your word through the guidance of the Holy Spirit, and open our hearts and minds so that we may incorporate your word and will into our lives for your glory.

– Amen

“The Lord searches all the earth for people who have given themselves completely to him. He wants to make them strong” (2 Chronicles 16:9)

“Lord you are my shield, my wonderful God who gives me courage” (Psalm 3:3)

The Lord is faithful and will give you strength and will protect you from the Evil One” (2 Thessalonians 3:3)

“I love the Lord because he listens to my prayers for help. He paid attention to me so I will call to him for help as long as I live” (Psalm 116:1)

HAPPY NEW YEAR! WEEKLY MEDITATION 1-7 JANUARY 2018

Happy New Year!

As you begin this week we ask that you meditate on these scriptures and how they apply to your life and your growing relationship with the Lord.

Father, we ask that you help us understand your word through the guidance of the Holy Spirit, and open our hearts and minds so that we may incorporate your word and will into our lives for your glory.

– Amen

“Behold, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs forth; do you not perceive and know it and will you not give heed to it? I will even make a way in the wilderness and rivers in the desert.” (Isaiah 43:19)

“The person who trusts the Lord will be blessed. The Lord will show him that he can be trusted. He will be strong, like a tree planted near water that sends its roots by a stream. It is not afraid when the days are hot; its leaves are always green. It does not worry in a year when no rain comes; it always produces fruit” (Jeremiah 17:7-8)

“We worship God through his Spirit, and our pride is in Christ Jesus. We do not put trust in ourselves or anything we can do” (Philippians 3:3)

“When I am afraid, I will trust you. I praise God for his word. I trust God, so I am not afraid. What can humans do to me? (Psalm 56:3 3-4) 

MERRY CHRISTMAS

For to us a Child is born, to us a Son is given; and the government shall be upon His shoulder, and His name shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father [of Eternity], Prince of Peace. [Isa. 25:1; 40:9-11; Matt. 28:18; Luke 2:11.]

Isaiah 9:6 AMPC

This is the time when He who came as the baby of Bethlehem shall come back as King of kings and Lord of lords. The crown will not be restored until He to whom it rightfully belongs shall come; to Him, I will give it.

– Ezekiel 21:27

WEEKLY MEDITATION 18-24 DECEMBER 2017

As you begin this week we ask that you meditate on the following scriptures and how they apply to your life and your growing relationship with the Lord.

Father, we ask that you help us understand your word through the guidance of the Holy Spirit, and open our hearts and minds so that we may incorporate your word and will into our lives for your glory.

– Amen

“So God raised Jesus to the highest place. God made his name greater than every other name so that every knee will bow to the name Jesus – everyone in heaven, on earth, and under the earth. And everyone will confess that Jesus Christ is Lord and bring glory to God the Father. (Philippians 2:9-11)

“The One on the throne said to me, “It is finished. I am the Alpha and Omega, the Beginning and the End. I will give free water from the spring of the water of life to anyone who is thirsty. Those who win the victory will receive this, and I will be their God, and they will be my children” (Revelation 21:6-7)

“Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. In God’s great mercy he has caused us to be born again into a living hope because Jesus Christ rose from the Dead” (1 Peter 1:3)

WEEKLY MEDITATION 11-17 DECEMBER 2017

As you begin this week we ask that you meditate on the following scriptures and how they apply to your life and your growing relationship with the Lord.

Father, we ask that you help us understand your word through the guidance of the Holy Spirit, and open our hearts and minds so that we may incorporate your word and will into our lives for your glory.

– Amen

“May God himself, the God of peace, sanctify you through and through. May your whole spirit, soul and body be kept blameless at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ” (1 Thessalonians 5:23)

“Now that you have been set free from sin and have become slave to God, the benefit you reap leads to holiness, and the result is eternal life” (Romans 6:22)

“Since we have these promises, dear friends, let us purify ourselves from everything that contaminates body and spirit, perfecting holiness out of reverence for God” (2 Corinthians 7:1)

WEEKLY MEDITATION 4-10 DECEMBER 2017

As you begin this week we ask that you meditate on the following scriptures and how they apply to your life and your growing relationship with the Lord.

Father, we ask that you help us understand your word through the guidance of the Holy Spirit, and open our hearts and minds so that we may incorporate your word and will into our lives for your glory.

– Amen

“The Lord is good, a refuge in the times of trouble. He cares for those who trust him” (Nahum 1:7)

“I said to the Lord, “you are my Lord; apart from you I have no good thing” (Psalm 16:2)

“We know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose” (Romans 8:28)

“The Lord is good to those whose hope is in him, to the one who seeks him” (Lamentations 3:25)

WEEKLY MEDITATION 27 NOVEMEBER-3 DECEMBER 2017

As you begin this week we ask that you meditate on the following scriptures and how they apply to your life and your growing relationship with the Lord.

Father, we ask that you help us understand your word through the guidance of the Holy Spirit, and open our hearts and minds so that we may incorporate your word and will into our lives for your glory.

– Amen

“Serve wholeheartedly, as if you were serving the Lord, not men.” (Ephesians 6:7)

“Keep your spiritual fervor, serving the Lord” (Romans (12:11)

“Suppose a brother or sister is without clothes and daily food. If one of you says to him, “Go, I wish you well; keep warm and well fed” but does nothing about his physical needs, what good is it?” (James 2:15-16)

“Acknowledge the God of your father, and serve him with wholehearted devotion and with a willing mind, for the Lord searches every heart and understands every motive behind the thoughts. If you seek him, he will be found by you; but if you forsake him, he will reject you forever” (1 Chronicles 28:9)

WEEKLY MEDITATION 20-26 NOVEMBER 2017

As you begin this week we ask that you meditate on the following scriptures and how they apply to your life and your growing relationship with the Lord.

Father, we ask that you help us understand your word through the guidance of the Holy Spirit, and open our hearts and minds so that we may incorporate your word and will into our lives for your glory.

– Amen

“Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; his love endures forever” (1 Chronicles 16:34)

“Give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus” (1 Thessalonians 5:18)

“Since we are receiving a Kingdom that cannot be shaken, let us be thankful and so worship God acceptably with reverence and awe” (Hebrews 12:28)

WEEKLY MEDITATION 13-19 NOVEMEBER 2017

As you begin this week we ask that you meditate on the following scriptures and how they apply to your life and your growing relationship with the Lord.

Father, we ask that you help us understand your word through the guidance of the Holy Spirit, and open our hearts and minds so that we may incorporate your word and will into our lives for your glory.

– Amen

“When the Lord All-Powerful makes a plan, no one can stop it” (Isaiah 14:27)

“My thoughts are not like your thoughts. Your ways are not like my ways. Just as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts higher than your thoughts. So you will go out with joy and be led out in peace” (Isaiah 55:8,12)

“Don’t be afraid, because I am your God. I will make you strong and will help you; I will support you with my right hand that saves you… I am the Lord your God, who holds your right hand, and I tell you, Don’t be afraid. I will help you” (Isaiah 41:10)