Week 50 Lord, Show Us the Way!

By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 50 Scripture Readings: Psalm 143-145 Key Verse: Psalm 143:10 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “Teach me to do your will, for you are my God; may your good Spirit lead me on level ground.” This is a psalm of David, a psalm of a time when David was falling… Continue reading Week 50 Lord, Show Us the Way!

Week 49 A Desperate Cry for Help

By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 49 Scripture Readings: Psalms 140-142 Key Scripture Verses: Psalm 142: 4, 7 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “Look and see, there is no one at my right hand; no one is concerned for me. I have no refuge; no one cares for my life.” “Set me free from my… Continue reading Week 49 A Desperate Cry for Help

Week 48 I Will Praise You, Lord, With All My Heart

“I Will Praise You, Lord, With All My Heart” By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 48 Scripture Readings: Psalms 137-139 Key Scripture Verses: Psalm 138:1 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “I will praise you, Lord, with all my heart; before the ‘gods’ I will sing your praise.” This psalm was written by David as a… Continue reading Week 48 I Will Praise You, Lord, With All My Heart

Week 47 “They Will Mourn For Him” – “The One They Have Pierced”

By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 47 Scripture Readings: Zechariah 8-14 Key Scripture Verse: Zechariah 12:10 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “‘And I will pour out on the house of David and the inhabitants of Jerusalem a spirit of grace and supplication. They will look on me, the one they have pierced, and they will… Continue reading Week 47 “They Will Mourn For Him” – “The One They Have Pierced”

Week 37: A Bold Prayer for Victory

A Bold Prayer for Victory By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 37 Scripture Reading: Psalm 108-110 Key Scripture Verse: Psalm 108: 13 “With God we will gain the victory, and he will trample down our enemies.” (NIV, Life Application Bible) Per my Bible’s commentary, Psalm 108 is a compiled psalm of two other psalms… Continue reading Week 37: A Bold Prayer for Victory

Week 36: Build the House

Today’s Text: First Chronicles 20-22 Key Text: First Chronicles 22:11 “Now, my son, the LORD be with you, and may you have success and build the house of the LORD your God, as he said you would.” King David’s son was privileged like few men. He was hand-picked to “build the house of the LORD,”… Continue reading Week 36: Build the House

Week 35: Wallflowers

Today’s Text: First Chronicles 15-19 Key Text: First Chronicles 15:29 As the ark of the covenant of the LORD was entering the City of David, Michal daughter of Saul watched from a window. And when she saw King David dancing and celebrating, she despised him in her heart. I remember the “wallflowers” of my high… Continue reading Week 35: Wallflowers

Week 34 With All Our Might

Today’s Text: First Chronicles 10-14 Key Text: First Chronicles 13:8 “And David and all Israel were celebrating before God will all their might, even with songs and with lyres, harps, tambourines, cymbals, and with trumpets.” It must have been quite a parade – David and all the people celebrating and worshipping as they transported the… Continue reading Week 34 With All Our Might

Fighting Your Goliath

Key Text: 1 Samuel 17:(1a, 4-11, 19-23), 32-37 Now the Philistines gathered their armies for battle; they were gathered at Socoh, which belongs to Judah, and encamped between Socoh and Azekah, in Ephes-dammim. And there came out from the camp of the Philistines a champion named Goliath, of Gath, whose height was six cubits and… Continue reading Fighting Your Goliath