Monthly Archives: October 2017

10/31/2017 Dose

FOR TUESDAY     TODAY’S SCRIPTURE READING: Luke 6:27-36 “To you who are ready for the truth, I say this: Love your enemies. Let them bring out the best in you, not the worst. When someone gives you a hard time, respond … Continue reading

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10/30/2017 Dose

FOR MONDAY     TODAY’S SCRIPTURE READING: James 2:8-13 “For if you refuse to act kindly, you can hardly expect to be treated kindly. Kind mercy wins over harsh judgment every time.”  (James 2:13; The Message) When I consider all the mercy … Continue reading

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10/25/2017 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 love him.” … Continue reading

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10/24/2017 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 the righteous.” … Continue reading

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10/23/2017 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 the synonyms … Continue reading

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10/20/2017 Dose

FOR FRIDAY     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, and … Continue reading

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10/19/2017 Dose

FOR THURSDAY     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 merciful … … Continue reading

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10/16/2017 Dose

FOR TUESDAY     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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10/16/2017 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 and compassion … Continue reading

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10/11/2017 Dose

FOR WEDNESDAY     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 your … Continue reading

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