Daily December Devotional — Day 20

Today’s Verses: Luke 1:76-80 And you, my child, will be called a prophet of the Most High; for you will go on before the Lord to prepare the way for him, to give his people the knowledge of salvation through forgiveness of their sins, because of the tender mercy of our God, by which theContinue reading “Daily December Devotional — Day 20”

Daily December Devotional — Day 19

Today’s Verses: Luke 1:67-75 His father Zechariah was filled with the Holy Spirit and prophesied: “Praise be to the Lord, the God of Israel, because he has come to his people and redeemed them. He has raised up a horn of salvation for us in the house of his servant David (as he said throughContinue reading “Daily December Devotional — Day 19”

Daily December Devotional — Day 18

Today’s Verses: Luke 1:59-66 On the eighth day they came to circumcise the child, and they were going to name him after his father Zechariah, but his mother spoke up and said, “No! He is to be called John.” They said to her, “There is no one among your relatives who has that name.” ThenContinue reading “Daily December Devotional — Day 18”

Daily December Devotional — Day 17

Today’s Verses: Luke 1:56-60 Mary stayed with Elizabeth for about three months and then returned home. When it was time for Elizabeth to have her baby, she gave birth to a son. Her neighbors and relatives heard that the Lord had shown her great mercy, and they shared her joy. Today’s Questions: What do youContinue reading “Daily December Devotional — Day 17”

Daily December Devotional — Day 16

Today’s Verses: Luke 1:53-55 He has filled the hungry with good things but has sent the rich away empty. He has helped his servant Israel, remembering to be merciful to Abraham and his descendants forever, just as he promised our ancestors. Today’s Questions: Can you call to mind the last time you felt physically hungry?Continue reading “Daily December Devotional — Day 16”

Daily December Devotional — Day 15

Today’s Verses: Luke 1:50-52 His mercy extends to those who fear him, from generation to generation. He has performed mighty deeds with his arm; he has scattered those who are proud in their inmost thoughts. He has brought down rulers from their thrones but has lifted up the humble. Today’s Questions: Why do you thinkContinue reading “Daily December Devotional — Day 15”

Daily December Devotional — Day 14

Today’s Verses: Luke 1:46-49 And Mary said: “My soul glorifies the Lord and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior, for he has been mindful of the humble state of his servant. From now on all generations will call me blessed, for the Mighty One has done great things for me – holy is hisContinue reading “Daily December Devotional — Day 14”

Daily December Devotional — Day 13

Today’s Verses: Luke 1:39-45 At that time Mary got ready and hurried to a town in the hill country of Judea, where she entered Zechariah’s home and greeted Elizabeth. When Elizabeth heard Mary’s greeting, the baby leaped in her womb, and Elizabeth was filled with the Holy Spirit. In a loud voice she exclaimed: “BlessedContinue reading “Daily December Devotional — Day 13”

Daily December Devotional — Day 12

Today’s Verses: Jeremiah 23:5-6 “The days are coming,” declares the LORD, “when I will raise up for David a righteous Branch, a King who will reign wisely and do what is just and right in the land. In his days Judah will be saved and Israel will live in safety. This is the name byContinue reading “Daily December Devotional — Day 12”

Daily December Devotional — Day 11

Today’s Verses: Isaiah 9:1-7 In the past [the LORD] humbled the land of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali, but in the future he will honor Galilee of the nations, by the Way of the Sea, beyond the Jordan – The people walking in darkness have seen a great light; on those living in theContinue reading “Daily December Devotional — Day 11”