01/19/Su – The Blessing of Obedience

Genesis 21:22-22:24; Matthew 7:24-29; Psalms 9:13-18; Proverbs 3:33-35 OT: “After these things God tested Abraham and said to him, “Abraham!” “Here I am,” he answered. “Take your son,” he said, “your only son Isaac, whom you love, go to the land of Moriah, and offer him there as a burnt offering on one of theContinue reading “01/19/Su – The Blessing of Obedience”

01/18/S – Never Abandoned

Genesis 20:1-21:21; Matthew 7:15-23; Psalms 9:9-12; Proverbs 3:27-32 OT: “The Lord came to Sarah as he had said, and the Lord did for Sarah what he had promised. Sarah became pregnant and bore a son to Abraham in his old age, at the appointed time God had told him. Abraham named his son who wasContinue reading “01/18/S – Never Abandoned”

01/17/F – Life or Destruction?

Genesis 19:27-38; Matthew 7:7-14; Psalms 9:1-8; Proverbs 3:21-26 OT: “So it was, when God destroyed the cities of the plain, he remembered Abraham and brought Lot out of the middle of the upheaval when he demolished the cities where Lot had lived. Lot departed from Zoar and lived in the mountains along with his twoContinue reading “01/17/F – Life or Destruction?”

01/16/Th – Seek First the Kingdom

Genesis 18:16-19:26; Matthew 6:25-7:6; Psalms 8:2-9; Proverbs 3:19-20 OT: “Then the Lord said, “Should I hide what I am about to do from Abraham? Abraham is to become a great and powerful nation, and all the nations of the earth will be blessed through him. For I have chosen him so that he will commandContinue reading “01/16/Th – Seek First the Kingdom”

01/15/W – Treasures on Earth

Genesis 17:15-18:15; Matthew 6:14-24; Psalms 8:1; Proverbs 3:16-18 NT: “Don’t store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy and where thieves break in and steal. But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust destroys, and where thieves don’t break in and steal. For where your treasureContinue reading “01/15/W – Treasures on Earth”

01/14/T – The God Who Sees

Genesis 16:1-17:14; Matthew 6:1-13; Psalms 7:10-17; Proverbs 3:13-15 OT: “The angel of the Lord found her (Hagar) by a spring in the wilderness, the spring on the way to Shur. He said, “Hagar, slave of Sarai, where have you come from and where are you going?” She replied, “I’m running away from my mistress Sarai.”Continue reading “01/14/T – The God Who Sees”

01/13/M – Be Perfect

Genesis 14:17-15:21; Matthew 5:38-48; Psalms 7:1-9; Proverbs 3:11-12 OT: “Melchizedek, king of Salem, brought out bread and wine; he was a priest to God Most High. He blessed him and said: Abram is blessed by God Most High, Creator of heaven and earth, and blessed be God Most High who has handed over your enemiesContinue reading “01/13/M – Be Perfect”

01/12/Su – Honor the Lord

Genesis 13:5-14:16; Matthew 5:27-37; Psalms 6:6-10; Proverbs 3:9-10 OT: “Lot looked out and saw that the entire plain of the Jordan as far as Zoar was well watered everywhere like the Lord’s garden and the land of Egypt. (This was before the Lord destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah.) So Lot chose the entire plain of theContinue reading “01/12/Su – Honor the Lord”

01/11/S – Blessed to be a Blessing

Genesis 11:27-13:4; Matthew 5:13-26; Psalms 6:1-5; Proverbs 3:7-8 OT: “The Lord said to Abram: Go out from your land, your relatives, and your father’s house to the land that I will show you. I will make you into a great nation, I will bless you, I will make your name great, and you will beContinue reading “01/11/S – Blessed to be a Blessing”

01/10/F – Living a Bless-able Life

Genesis 11:1-26; Matthew 5:1-12; Psalms 5:7-12; Proverbs 3:1-6 OT: “The whole earth had the same language and vocabulary… And they said, “Come, let us build ourselves a city and a tower with its top in the sky. Let us make a name for ourselves; otherwise, we will be scattered throughout the earth.” Then the LordContinue reading “01/10/F – Living a Bless-able Life”