The Peace of Thanksgiving

“Be careful for nothing, but in every thing by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be known to God.  And the peace of God, which passeth all understanding, shall keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.” Philippians 4:6-7 (KJV) It’s a wonderful promise – and it’s easy to miss. It’s the promise… Continue reading The Peace of Thanksgiving

Week 47 In All Things Give Thanks To the Lord

By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 47 Scripture Readings: Psalms 134-136 Key Scripture Verse: Psalm 136:1 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good. His love endures forever.” Psalm 136 is the perfect Thanksgiving prayer of thanks to God. Every line of it gives tribute to God, thanking him… Continue reading Week 47 In All Things Give Thanks To the Lord

Week 46 Second Tithes

By Elizabeth Yeamans Simrell (Guest Blogger) Week 46 Scripture Readings: Deuteronomy 13-15 Key Scripture Verses: Deuteronomy 14:22 (NIV, Life Application Bible) “Be sure to set aside a tenth of all that your fields produce each year. Eat the tithe of your grain, new wine and olive oil, and the firstborn of your herds and flocks… Continue reading Week 46 Second Tithes

Week 32: The Rock of Our Salvation

Week 32: The Rock of our Salvation Today’s Text: Psalms 93-95 Key Text: Psalm 95:1 “Come, let us sing for joy to the LORD; let us shout aloud to the Rock of our salvation.” The words roll off the tongue… Come Sing Joy Shout Aloud To what and to whom? The LORD – the ROCK… Continue reading Week 32: The Rock of Our Salvation

Week 32: Always and Continually What?

Today’s Text: Second Thessalonians Key Text: Second Thessalonians 1:16 “Be joyful always; pray continually; give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.” I know a young man who, if you say you do something “all the time” calls you on it. “All the time?” he chides, “can anyone… Continue reading Week 32: Always and Continually What?

Week 28: Roots

Week 28: Roots Today’s Text: Colossians 1-2 Key Text: Colossians 2:6-7 “As you therefore have received Christ Jesus as Lord, continue to live your lives in him, rooted and built up in him and established in the faith, just as you were taught, abounding in thanksgiving.” Do you remember the hugely popular TV miniseries called… Continue reading Week 28: Roots