Scripture for December 31, 2020

Scripture for the day Matthew 5:7-9 Blessed are the merciful,     for they will be shown mercy. 8 Blessed are the pure in heart,     for they will see God. 9 Blessed are the peacemakers,     for they will be called children of God. After reading and reflecting on the...

Scripture for December 30, 2020

Scripture for the day is Matthew 5:6 Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness,     for they will be filled. After reading and reflecting on the passage, pray saying, Lord, once I tried to serve you only out of duty. Later I lived to serve myself. Both...

Scripture for December 29, 2020

Scripture for the day is Matthew 5:5 Blessed are the meek,     for they will inherit the earth. After reading and reflecting on the passage, pray saying, Lord Jesus, you taught us that the way up is down, that the way to be rich is to give away. That seems stupid to...

Scripture for December 28, 2020

Scripture for the day is Matthew 5:4 Blessed are those who mourn,     for they will be comforted. After reading and reflecting on the passage, pray saying, Lord, I don’t want suffering in my life, and I know you don’t want me to have its pain either. Yet...

Scripture for December 27, 2020

Scripture for the day is Matthew 5:3 Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. After reading and reflecting on the passage, pray saying, Lord, “But drops of grief can ne’er repay the debt of love I owe; Here Lord, I give myself...

Scripture for December 26, 2020

Scripture for the day is Proverbs 19:17 and 2 Corinthians 8:9 Proverbs 19:17: Whoever is kind to the poor lends to the Lord,     and will be repaid in full. 2 Corinthians 8:9: For you know the generous act of our Lord Jesus Christ, that though he was rich, yet for...