The Greatest Announcement

26 In the sixth month of Elizabeth’s pregnancy, God sent the angel Gabriel to Nazareth, a town in Galilee, 27 to a virgin pledged to be married to a man named Joseph, a descendant of David. The virgin’s name was Mary. 28 The angel went to her and said, “Greetings, you who are highly favored! The Lord is with you.” 29 Mary was greatly… Continue reading The Greatest Announcement

The Blessing

“So the people of Israel followed all of the LORD’S instructions to Moses.  Then Moses inspected all their work.  When he found it had been done just as the LORD had commanded, he blessed them.”                                        … Continue reading The Blessing

Week 52 If it’s God’s Plan, Nothing Can Stop It!

By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 52 Scripture Readings: Acts 27-28 Key Scripture Verses: Acts 28:3-6 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “Paul gathered a pile of brushwood and, as he put it on the fire, a viper, driven out by the heat, fastened itself on his hand. When the islanders saw the snake hanging from… Continue reading Week 52 If it’s God’s Plan, Nothing Can Stop It!

Week 52 Delight Him With Praise!

By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 52 Scripture Readings: Psalms 149-150 Key Scripture Verses: Psalm 150:6 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “Let everything that has breath praise the Lord. Praise the Lord.” The Book of Psalms ends with these two psalms that call the reader to “Praise the Lord.” Faithful Christians have much to praise… Continue reading Week 52 Delight Him With Praise!

Week 52 God’s Will Be Done

By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 52 Scripture Readings: Esther 6-10 Key Scripture Verses: Esther 8:5-6, 8 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “ ‘If it pleases the king,’ she said, ‘and if he regards me with favor and thinks it the right thing to do, and it he is pleased with me, let an order… Continue reading Week 52 God’s Will Be Done

Week 52 Submitting to God’s Will

By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 52 Scripture Readings: Deuteronomy 32-34 Key Scripture Verses: Deuteronomy 32:45-47 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “When Moses finished reciting all these words to all Israel, he said to them, ‘Take to heart all the words I have solemnly declared to you this day, so that you may command your… Continue reading Week 52 Submitting to God’s Will

Week 51 The Faithful Know His Voice

By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 51 Scripture Readings: Revelation 12-17 Key Scripture Verses: Revelation 13:14-18 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “Because of the signs it was given power to perform on behalf of the first beast, it deceived the inhabitants of the earth. It ordered them to set up an image in honor of… Continue reading Week 51 The Faithful Know His Voice

Week 51 Happily Married in His Love

By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 51 Scripture Readings: Song of Songs 5-6 Key Scripture Verses: Song of Songs 5:16, Song of Songs 6:3 (NIV, Life Application Bible) SHE: “His mouth is sweetness itself; he is altogether lovely. This is my beloved, this is my friend, daughters of Jerusalem.” “I am my beloved’s and… Continue reading Week 51 Happily Married in His Love

Week 51 What Delights God Most?

By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger)  Week 51 Scripture Readings: Psalms 146-148 Key Scripture Verses: Psalm 146:3, Psalm 147:10-11 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “Do not put your trust in princes, in human beings, who cannot save.” “His pleasure is not in the strength of the horse, nor his delight in the legs of the warrior;… Continue reading Week 51 What Delights God Most?

Week 51 God Will See His Plans Fulfilled

By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 51 Scripture Readings: Esther 1-5 Key Scripture Verses: 3:5-6 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “When Haman saw that Mordecai would not kneel down or pay him honor, he was enraged. Yet having learned who Mordecai’s people were, he scorned the idea of killing only Mordecai. Instead Haman looked for… Continue reading Week 51 God Will See His Plans Fulfilled