Archive for June 8, 2012
read the bible in a year: day 68 Matthew 12:22-50
22 Then they took to him one with an evil spirit, who was blind and had no power of talking: and he made him well so that he had the power of talking and seeing. 23 And all the people were surprised and said, Is not this the Son of David? 24 But the Pharisees, hearing of it, said, This man only sends evil spirits out of men by Beelzebub, the ruler of evil spirits. 25 And having knowledge of their thoughts he said to them, Every kingdom having division in itself is made waste, and More >
read the bible in a year: day 86 Matthew 22:23-46
23 On the same day there came to him the Sadducees, who say that there is no coming back from the dead: and they put a question to him, saying, 24 Master, Moses said, If a man, at the time of his death, has no children, let his brother take his wife, and get a family for his brother; 25 Now there were among us seven brothers; and the first was married and at his death, having no seed, gave his wife to his brother; 26 In the same way the second and the third, up More >
In Matthew 27:59, Joseph took the body of Jesus and wrapped it in a clean linen cloth.
We care for the things that we love. We see some people wash their car every single day while others may buy front row seats for the entire season to a sporting event. Some spend all their time and money on acquiring jewelry and paintings. As Jesus said in Matthew 6:21,“Where our treasure is, there our heart will be also,” and then in Matthew 6:24, “No one can serve two master; For either he will hate the one and love the other. You cannot serve God More >
Warrior, fighting under the banner of the Lord Jesus, observe this verse with holy joy, for as it was in the days of old so is it now, if the war be of God the victory is sure. The sons of Reuben, and the Gadites, and the half tribe of Manasseh could barely muster five and forty thousand fighting men, and yet in their war with the Hagarites, they slew “men, an hundred thousand,” “for they cried to God in the battle, and he was entreated of them, because they put their trust in him.” The Lord saveth not by More >