Sunday, April 30, 2023

Daily Devotion: The Obedience Test

Bible Reading:  I Samuel 15:10-23

Key Verse: Verse 22 And Samuel said, Hath the LORD as great delight in burnt offerings and sacrifices, as in obeying the voice of the LORD? Behold, to obey is better than sacrifice, and to hearken than the fat of rams.”

Key Words:
to obey is better than sacrifice

Saturday, April 29, 2023

Daily Devotion: The Earth is the Lord’s

Bible Reading:  Psalm 24:1-10 

Key Verse: Verse 1 The earth is the LORD'S, and the fulness thereof; the world, and they that dwell therein.”

Key Words: The earth is the LORD’s

Friday, April 28, 2023

Daily Devotion: The Treasurer’s Report

Bible Reading: Malachi 3:1-10 

Key Verse: Verse 10 Bring ye all the tithes into the storehouse, that there may be meat in mine house, and prove me now herewith, saith the LORD of hosts, if I will not open you the windows of heaven, and pour you out a blessing, that there shall not be room enough to receive it.”

Key Words:
 Bring ye all the tithes

Thursday, April 27, 2023

Daily Devotion: Financial Bondage, Part 2

Bible Reading: I Corinthians 16:1-9

Key Verse: Verse 2  Upon the first day of the week let every one of you lay by him in store, as God hath prospered him, that there be no gatherings when I come.” 

Key Words: as God hath prospered him

Wednesday, April 26, 2023

Daily Devotion: Financial Bondage, Part 1

Bible Reading:  Romans 13:1-8

Key Verse: Verse 8 Owe no man any thing, but to love one another: for he that loveth another hath fulfilled the law.

Key Words: Owe no man any thing, but to love one another.

Tuesday, April 25, 2023

Daily Devotion: Experimental Giving

Bible Reading: II Corinthians 9:10-15

Key Verse: Verse  13 Whiles by the experiment of this ministration they glorify God for your professed subjection unto the gospel of Christ, and for your liberal distribution unto them, and unto all men;”

Key Words: the experiment of this ministration

Monday, April 24, 2023

Daily Devotion: Exciting Giving

Bible Reading:  II Corinthians 9:6-11

Key Verse: Verse  7 “Every man according as he purposeth in his heart, so let him give; not grudgingly, or of necessity: for God loveth a cheerful giver.”

Key Words: for God loveth a cheerful giver

Sunday, April 23, 2023

Daily Devotion: Exalted Giving

Bible Reading:  II Corinthians 9:1-6

Key Verse: Verse 5 Therefore I thought it necessary to exhort the brethren, that they would go before unto you, and make up beforehand your bounty, whereof ye had notice before, that the same might be ready, as a matter of bounty, and not as of covetousness.”

Key Words: make up beforehand your bounty

Saturday, April 22, 2023

Daily Devotion: Earnest Giving

Bible Reading:  II Corinthians 8:16-24

Key Verse: Verse 16 But thanks be to God, which put the same earnest care into the heart of Titus for you.”

Key Words:
earnest care

Friday, April 21, 2023

Daily Devotion: Why I Opposed the Stimulus Packages

Bible Reading: Proverbs 14:23-35 

Key Verse: Verse 34 Righteousness exalteth a nation: but sin is a reproach to any people.”

Key Words:
Righteousness exalteth

Thursday, April 20, 2023

Daily Devotion: Tithing, Part 2

Bible Reading:  Ecclesiastes 11:1-10

Key Verse: Verse 1  Cast thy bread upon the waters: for thou shalt find it after many days.

Key Words:
for thou shalt find it after many days

Wednesday, April 19, 2023

Daily Devotion: Tithing, Part 1

Bible Reading:  John 14:1-15

Key Verse: Verse 15 If ye love me, keep my commandments.”

Key Words: If ye love me

Tuesday, April 18, 2023

Daily Devotion: Love of Money, Part 2

Bible Reading:  Revelation 4:1-11

Key Verse: Verse 11 Thou art worthy, O Lord, to receive glory and honour and power: for thou hast created all things, and for thy pleasure they are and were created.”

Key Words: for thy pleasure they are and were created

Monday, April 17, 2023

Daily Devotion: Love of Money, Part 1

Bible Reading:  Joshua 7:1-26

Key Verse: Verse 21 When I saw among the spoils a goodly Babylonish garment, and two hundred shekels of silver, and a wedge of gold of fifty shekels weight, then I coveted them, and took them; and, behold, they are hid in the earth in the midst of my tent, and the silver under it.”

Key Words: I coveted them

Sunday, April 16, 2023

Daily Devotion: Your Money

Bible Reading: Haggai 1:1-12

Key Verse: Verse 5 Now therefore thus saith the LORD of hosts; Consider your ways.”

Key Words: Consider your ways

Saturday, April 15, 2023

Daily Devotion: The Joy of Giving

Bible Reading: Luke 6:27-45 

Key Verse: Verse 38Give, and it shall be given unto you; good measure, pressed down, and shaken together, and running over, shall men give into your bosom. For with the same measure that ye mete withal it shall be measured to you again.”

Key Words:
Give, and it shall be given unto you

Friday, April 14, 2023

Daily Devotion: Tough Times

Bible Reading: II Chronicles 7:1-14 

Key Verse: Verse  14 If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land.

Key Words:
If my people

Thursday, April 13, 2023

Daily Devotion: What Your Money Says About You

Bible Reading:  Matthew 25:1-28

Key Verse: Verse 25 – “And I was afraid, and went and hid thy talent in the earth: lo, there thou hast that is thine.”

Key Words:
hid thy talent in the earth

Wednesday, April 12, 2023

Daily Devotion: Outrageous

Bible Reading: Matthew 27:1-10 

Key Verse: Verse 3  Then Judas, which had betrayed him, when he saw that he was condemned, repented himself, and brought again the thirty pieces of silver to the chief priests and elders,”

Key Words:
the thirty pieces of silver

Tuesday, April 11, 2023

Daily Devotion: The Pity of Wealth

Bible Reading: I Corinthians 10:1-24

Key Verse: Verse 24 Let no man seek his own, but every man another's wealth.”

Key Words: but every man another’s wealth

Monday, April 10, 2023

Daily Devotion: True Wealth

Bible Reading: Proverbs 13:1-11

Key Verse: Verse 11 Wealth gotten by vanity shall be diminished: but he that gathereth by labour shall increase.”

Key Words: Wealth gotten by vanity shall be diminished

Sunday, April 9, 2023

Daily Devotion: Stewards of God’s Children

Bible Reading:  Psalm 127 

Key Verse: Verse 3  Lo, children are an heritage of the LORD: and the fruit of the womb is his reward.”

Key Words: Lo, children are an heritage of the LORD

Saturday, April 8, 2023

Daily Devotion: Stewardship of Responsibility

Bible Reading:  Luke 19:1-27

Key Verse: Verse 13And he called his ten servants, and delivered them ten pounds, and said unto them, Occupy till I come.

Key Words:
Occupy till I come

Friday, April 7, 2023

Daily Devotion: Stewardship of Time

Bible Reading:  James 4:1-17

Key Verse: Verse 14 Whereas ye know not what shall be on the morrow. For what is your life? It is even a vapour, that appeareth for a little time, and then vanisheth away.”

Key Words:
that appeareth for a little time

Thursday, April 6, 2023

Daily Devotion: Wisdom Over Money

Bible Reading:  Ecclesiastes 7:11-19

Key Verse: Verse 12 For wisdom is a defence, and money is a defence: but the excellency of knowledge is, that wisdom giveth life to them that have it.”

Key Words:
 wisdom giveth life

Wednesday, April 5, 2023

Daily Devotion: The Value of Money

Bible Reading:  Matthew 6:19-24

Key Verse: Verse 21  For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also.”

Key Words:
there will your heart be also

Tuesday, April 4, 2023

Daily Devotion: How Sad!

Bible Reading:  I Timothy 6:10-21

Key Verse: Verse 10 - For the love of money is the root of all evil: which while some coveted after, they have erred from the faith, and pierced themselves through

with many sorrows.

Key Words: For the love of money

Monday, April 3, 2023

Daily Devotion: Be Careful What You Ask For

Bible Reading:  Psalm 19

Key Verse: Verse 14 Let the words of my mouth, and the meditation of my heart, be acceptable in thy sight, O LORD, my strength, and my redeemer.”

Key Words: Let the words of my mouth

Sunday, April 2, 2023

Daily Devotion: False Security

Bible Reading:  I Timothy 6:1-9

Key Verse: Verse 9  But they that will be rich fall into temptation and a snare, and into many foolish and hurtful lusts, which drown men in destruction and perdition.

Key Words: But they that will be rich

Saturday, April 1, 2023

Daily Devotion: The Failure of Success

Bible Reading:  Luke 12:13-21

Key Verse: Verse 20 But God said unto him, Thou fool, this night thy soul shall be required of thee: then whose shall those things be, which thou hast provided?”

Key Words: Thou fool