Monthly Archives: August 2011

8/31/11 Dose

FOR WEDNESDAY               TODAY’S SCRIPTURE READING: 2 Corinthians 2:3-11  “So now forgive and comfort him. Such distress could overwhelm someone like that if he’s not forgiven and comforted.  That is why I urge you to assure him that you … Continue reading

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8/30/11 Dose

FOR TUESDAY            TODAY’S SCRIPTURE READING: 1 John 2:1-17  “My little children, I am writing these things to you so that you may not sin.  But if anyone does sin, we have an advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ … Continue reading

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8/29/11 Dose

FOR MONDAY             TODAY’S SCRIPTURE READING: Acts 10:34-43  “In every nation anyone who fears him and does what is right is acceptable to him.”  (Acts 10:25); New Revised Standard Version)  What does it mean to be “acceptable”?  Some of … Continue reading

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8/27/11 Dose

FOR SATURDAY         TODAY’S SCRIPTURE READING: Matthew 5:13-20  “You are the light of the world.  A city built on a hill cannot be hid.  No one after lighting a lamb puts it under the bushel basket, but on the lampstand, … Continue reading

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8/26/11 Dose

FOR FRIDAY               TODAY’S SCRIPTURE READING: Matthew 5:1-11  “Blessed are the poor in spirit …  Blessed are those who mourn …  Blessed are the meek …  Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness …  Blessed are the … Continue reading

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8/25/11 Dose

FOR THURSDAY         TODAY’S SCRIPTURE READING: Matthew 6:25-34  “So do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will bring worries of its own.  Today’s trouble is enough for today.”  (Matthew 6:34); New Revised Standard Version)  Okay . . . I confess … Continue reading

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8/24/11 Dose

FOR WEDNESDAY               TODAY’S SCRIPTURE READING: Matthew 6:1-24  “When you help someone out, don’t think about how it looks. Just do it—quietly and unobtrusively. That is the way your God, who conceived you in love, working behind the scenes, … Continue reading

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8/23/11 Dose

FOR TUESDAY            TODAY’S SCRIPTURE READING: Matthew 20:20-28  But Jesus answered, “You do not know what you are asking.  Are you able to drink the cup that I am about to drink?”  [James and John] said to him, “We … Continue reading

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8/22/11 Dose

FOR MONDAY             TODAY’S SCRIPTURE READING: Matthew 23:1-36  “You’re hopeless, you religion scholars and Pharisees! Frauds! You keep meticulous account books, tithing on every nickel and dime you get, but on the meat of God’s Law, things like fairness … Continue reading

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8/20/11 Dose

FOR SATURDAY         TODAY’S SCRIPTURE READING: John 12:20-36  “Now my soul is troubled.  And what should I say – ‘Father, save me from this hour’?  No, it is for this reason that I have come to this hour.  Father, glorify … Continue reading

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