September 30

1 John 2:5 – But whoever keeps His word, truly the love of God is perfected in him. By this we know that we are in Him. The thought here is that God’s love toward you has been brought to its goal when you keep His word. His love accomplishes its aim and reaches...

September 23

Romans 13:8 – Owe no one anything except to love one another, for he who loves another has fulfilled the law. The first part of this verse means “Pay your bills on time.” The counsel here is not to allow your accounts to become overdue. The one debt that should...

September 16

Luke 11:28 – But He said, “More than that, blessed are those who hear the word of God and keep it!” A woman had noted that it must have been wonderful to have been Jesus’ mother. Jesus pointed out that a physical relationship was unimportant compared...

September 9

Hebrews 6:15 – And so, after he had patiently endured, he obtained the promise. A season of patient endurance is a time of spiritual attack. It seems that we may never obtain the promise of God in our life. It is easy to wonder, “Will God really come through in...

September 2

1 Thessalonians 1:2-4 – We give thanks to God always for you all, making mention of you in our prayers, remembering without ceasing your work of faith, labor of love, and patience of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ in the sight of our God and Father, knowing,...

August 26

Colossians 3:9 – Do not lie to one another, since you have put off the old man with his deeds, To whom is Paul speaking? He is writing this to believers, because he says, “since you have put off the old man with his deeds.” Is it possible for a Christian to lie?...