Friday July 11, 2014 “Our Sacrifice is His Fire”

Nehemiah 10:34 “34 We cast lots among the priests, the Levites, and the people, for bringing the wood offering into the house of our God, according to our fathers’ houses, at the appointed times year by year, to burn on the altar of the Lord our God as it is written in the Law.” The altar … Continue reading

Thursday July 10, 2014 “Special Needs”

Nehemiah 10:33 “33 for the showbread, for the regular grain offering, for the regular burnt offering of the Sabbaths, the New Moons, and the set feasts; for the holy things, for the sin offerings to make atonement for Israel, and all the work of the house of our God.” Special gifts for special needs.  The Body … Continue reading

Wednesday July 9, 2014 “A Shekel for the Service”

Nehemiah 10:32 “32 Also we made ordinances for ourselves, to exact from ourselves yearly one-third of a shekel for the service of the house of our God.” Oh the joy of releasing into the hand of God tithes and offerings that expands the ministry of a local church and allows more people world-wide to hear the … Continue reading

Tuesday July 8, 2014 “Sabbath from Debt”

Nehemiah 10:31 “31 If the peoples of the land brought wares or any grain to sell on the Sabbath day, we would not buy it from them on the Sabbath, or on a holy day; and we would forego the seventh year’s produce and the exacting of every debt.” Even though this verse refers to requiring … Continue reading

Monday July 7, 2014 “Sabbath”

Nehemiah 10:31 “31 If the peoples of the land brought wares or any grain to sell on the Sabbath day, we would not buy it from them on the Sabbath, or on a holy day; and we would forego the seventh year’s produce and the exacting of every debt.” Today we resume our prayer time using … Continue reading

Saturday July 5, 2014 “Eradicate Trafficking”

John 8:32 “32 And you shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.” In the 19th century, William Wilberforce a devout Christian man, led a successful effort to abolish slavery in the British Empire.  Today in America we face the terrible crime called human trafficking which is dehumanizing young people in America as … Continue reading

Sunday July 6, 2014 “The 3 Things I Pray”

Daniel 4:27  “27 Therefore, O king, let my advice be acceptable to you; break off your sins by being righteous, and your iniquities by showing mercy to the poor. Perhaps there may be a lengthening of your prosperity.” On this Sunday evening that ends the Independence Day weekend, we will focus in intercession on our obligation … Continue reading

Friday July 4, 2014 “Freedom of Religion”

John 4:23 “23 But the hour is coming, and now is, when the true worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and truth; for the Father is seeking such to worship Him.” As we celebrate our freedom today, let us remember that our most valuable freedom is to worship God and witness to others of His … Continue reading

Thursday July 3, 2014 “The Signers were Right”

Deuteronomy 28:1-2 “Now it shall come to pass, if you diligently obey the voice of the Lord your God, to observe carefully all His commandments which I command you today, that the Lord your God will set you high above all nations of the earth. 2 And all these blessings shall come upon you and overtake … Continue reading

Wednesday July 2, 2014 “Holy Marriage”

Nehemiah 10:30 “30 We would not give our daughters as wives to the peoples of the land, nor take their daughters for our sons;” The first thing mentioned that must come under God’s authority is marriage relationships.  Believers were not to marry outside of the faith.  The reason for this is the “pull” toward unrighteousness by … Continue reading