The Word of God: Acts 3:1-11 – August 4, 2020

1One day Peter and John were going up to the temple at the hour of prayer, at three o’clock in the afternoon. 2And a man lame from birth was being carried in. People would lay him daily at the gate of the temple called the Beautiful Gate so that he could ask for alms from…

The Word of God: Judges 7:1-18 – August 4, 2020

1Then Jerubbaal (that is, Gideon) and all the troops that were with him rose early and encamped beside the spring of Harod; and the camp of Midian was north of them, below the hill of Moreh, in the valley. 2The LORD said to Gideon, “The troops with you are too many for me to give…

Psalm of the Day – August 3, 2020 (Psalm 9)

1 I will give thanks to the LORD with my whole heart;I will tell of all your wonderful deeds.2 I will be glad and exult in you;I will sing praise to your name, O Most High. 3 When my enemies turned back,they stumbled and perished before you.4 For you have maintained my just cause;you have…

The Word of God: John 1:1-18 – August 3, 2020

1In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. 2He was in the beginning with God. 3All things came into being through him, and without him not one thing came into being. What has come into being 4in him was life, and the life was the light…

The Word of God: Acts 2:37-47 – August 3, 2020

37Now when they heard this, they were cut to the heart and said to Peter and to the other apostles, “Brothers, what should we do?” 38Peter said to them, “Repent, and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ so that your sins may be forgiven; and you will receive the…

The Word of God: Judges 6:25-40 – August 3, 2020

25That night the LORD said to him, “Take your father’s bull, the second bull seven years old, and pull down the altar of Baal that belongs to your father, and cut down the sacred pole that is beside it; 26and build an altar to the LORD your God on the top of the stronghold here,…

Psalm of the Day – August 2, 2020 (Psalm 108)

1 My heart is steadfast, O God, my heart is steadfast;I will sing and make melody.Awake, my soul!2 Awake, O harp and lyre!I will awake the dawn.3 I will give thanks to you, O LORD, among the peoples,and I will sing praises to you among the nations.4 For your steadfast love is higher than the…

The Word of God: Mark 3:20-30 – August 2, 2020

20and the crowd came together again, so that they could not even eat. 21When his family heard it, they went out to restrain him, for people were saying, “He has gone out of his mind.” 22And the scribes who came down from Jerusalem said, “He has Beelzebul, and by the ruler of the demons he…

The Word of God: 2 Corinthians 9:6-15 – August 2, 2020

6The point is this: the one who sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and the one who sows bountifully will also reap bountifully. 7Each of you must give as you have made up your mind, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver. 8And God is able to provide you with every…

The Word of God: Judges 6:1-24 – August 2, 2020

1The Israelites did what was evil in the sight of the LORD, and the LORD gave them into the hand of Midian seven years. 2The hand of Midian prevailed over Israel; and because of Midian the Israelites provided for themselves hiding places in the mountains, caves and strongholds. 3For whenever the Israelites put in seed,…