All Things New – January 8, 2014 (Wednesday)

Today’s Verses: Revelation 21:4 “‘He will wipe away every tear from their eyes. There will be no more death’ or mourning or crying or pain, for the old order of things has passed away.” Today’s Questions: What does it mean to you that Scripture says God will “wipe away every tear from their eyes” asContinue reading “All Things New – January 8, 2014 (Wednesday)”

Daily December Devotional — Day 30

Today’s Verses: Luke 2:36-40 There was also a prophet, Anna, the daughter of Penuel, of the tribe of Asher. She was very old; she had lived with her husband seven years after her marriage, and then was a widow until she was eighty-four. She never left the temple but worshiped night and day, fasting andContinue reading “Daily December Devotional — Day 30”

Daily December Devotional — Day 29

Today’s Verses: Luke 2:25-35 Now there was a man in Jerusalem called Simeon, who was righteous and devout. He was waiting for the consolation of Israel, and the Holy Spirit was on him. It had been revealed to him by the Holy Spirit that he would not die before he had seen the Lord’s Messiah.Continue reading “Daily December Devotional — Day 29”

Daily December Devotional — Day 27

Today’s Verses: Matthew 2:7-12 Then Herod called the Magi secretly and found out from them the exact time the star had appeared. He sent them to Bethlehem and said, “Go and search carefully for the child. As soon as you find him, report to me, so that I too may go and worship him.” AfterContinue reading “Daily December Devotional — Day 27”

Daily December Devotional — Day 25

Today’s Verses: Luke 2:16-20 So they hurried off and found Mary and Joseph, and the baby, who was lying in the manger. When they had seen him, they spread the word concerning what had been told them about this child, and all who heard it were amazed at what the shepherds said to them. ButContinue reading “Daily December Devotional — Day 25”

Daily December Devotional — Day 24

Today’s Verses: Luke 2:13-15 Suddenly a great company of the heavenly host appeared with the angel, praising God and saying, “Glory to God in the highest heaven, and on earth peace to those on whom his favor rests.” When the angels had left them and gone into heaven, the shepherds said to one another, “Let’sContinue reading “Daily December Devotional — Day 24”

Daily December Devotional — Day 23

Today’s Verses: Luke 2:8-12 And there were shepherds living out in the fields nearby, keeping watch over their flocks at night. An angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were terrified. But the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid. I bring youContinue reading “Daily December Devotional — Day 23”

Daily December Devotional — Day 22

Today’s Verses: Luke 2:6-7 While they were there, the time came for the baby to be born, and she gave birth to her firstborn, a son. She wrapped him in cloths and placed him in a manger, because there was no guest room available for them. Today’s Questions: How do you picture Mary’s reaction whenContinue reading “Daily December Devotional — Day 22”

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”