Monthly Archives: December 2010

12/31/10 Dose

FOR FRIDAY      TODAY’S SCRIPTURE READING:  1 Peter 2:1-12 “ Stop being hateful! Quit trying to fool people, and start being sincere. Don’t be jealous or say cruel things about others.” (1 Peter 2:1; Contemporary English Version)   As we come to … Continue reading

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12/20/10 Dose

FOR THURSDAY      TODAY’S SCRIPTURE READING:  Luke 10:1-12 “Whenever you enter a town and its people welcome you, eat what is set before you.” (Luke 10:8; The New Revised Standard Version)   While channel surfing one day, I came upon a show … Continue reading

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12/29/10 Dose

FOR WEDNESDAY      TODAY’S SCRIPTURE READING:  Isaiah 42:1-9 “I am God. I have called you to live right and well.  I have taken responsibility for you, kept you safe.  I have set you among my people to bind them to me, and … Continue reading

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12/28/10 Dose

FOR TUESDAY      TODAY’S SCRIPTURE READING:  Galatians 3:23 – 4:7 “For in Christ Jesus you are all children of God through faith.  As many of you as were baptized into Christ have clothed yourselves with Christ.” (Galatians 3:26-27; The New Revised Standard … Continue reading

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12/27/10 Dose

FOR MONDAY      TODAY’S SCRIPTURE READING:  John 15:12-17 “You did not choose me but I chose you.  And I appointed you to go and bear fruit, fruit that will last, so that the Father will give you whatever you ask him in … Continue reading

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12/25/10 Dose

FOR SATURDAY      TODAY’S SCRIPTURE READING:  Colossians 1:15-23 “And through [Christ] God was pleased to reconcile to himself all things, whether on earth or in heaven, by making peace through the blood of his cross.” (Colossians 1:20; The New Revised Standard Version) … Continue reading

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12/24/10 Dose

FOR FRIDAY      TODAY’S SCRIPTURE READING:  Ephesians 1:5-6 “Long, long ago he decided to adopt us into his family through Jesus Christ. (What pleasure he took in planning this!) He wanted us to enter into the celebration of his lavish gift-giving by … Continue reading

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12/23/10 Dose

FOR THURSDAY      TODAY’S SCRIPTURE READING:  John 3:1-8 “What is born of the flesh is flesh, and what is born of the Spirit is spirit.” (John 3:6; The New Revised Standard Version) What does it mean to be “born of the Spirit”?  … Continue reading

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12/22/10 Dose

FOR WEDNESDAY      TODAY’S SCRIPTURE READING:  2 Corinthians 5:16-21 “So if anyone is in Christ, there is a new creation:  everything old has passed away; see, everything has become new!” (2 Corinthians 5:17; The New Revised Standard Version)   Frederick Buechner explains … Continue reading

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12/21/20 Dose

FOR TUESDAY      TODAY’S SCRIPTURE READING:  Galatians 3:23 – 4:7 “There is no longer Jew or Greek, there is no longer slave or free, there is no longer male and female; for all of you are one in Christ Jesus.  And if … Continue reading

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