Saturday July 11, 2015 “Free From Men”

1 Corinthians 9:19-22 “19 For though I am free from all men, I have made myself a servant to all, that I might win the more; 20 and to the Jews I became as a Jew, that I might win Jews; to those who are under the law, as under the law, that I might win those who are under the law; 21 to those who are without law, … Continue reading

Friday July 10, 2015 “Free to Serve”

Romans 6:18, 22  “18 And having been set free from sin, you became slaves of righteousness.  22 But now having been set free from sin, and having become slaves of God, you have your fruit to holiness, and the end, everlasting life.” St. Paul makes it clear we have freedom so we might become servants.   This may … Continue reading

Thursday July 9, 2015 “Free From Condemnation”

Romans 8:1-2 “There is therefore now no condemnation to those who are in Christ Jesus, who do not walk according to the flesh, but according to the Spirit. 2 For the law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus has made me free from the law of sin and death.” What Paul the Apostle writes in verse 2 … Continue reading

Wednesday July 8, 2015 “Stand Fast in Freedom”

Galatians 5:1 “Stand fast therefore in the liberty by which Christ has made us free, and do not be entangled again with a yoke of bondage.” In context the Apostle Paul speaks of bondage as being religious rules and entanglements. Many times religion militates against the freedom we have from our relationship with God through Jesus … Continue reading

Tuesday July 7, 2015 “Continuing Freedom”

John 8:31-32 “31 Then Jesus said to those Jews who believed Him, “If you abide in My word, you are My disciples indeed. 32 And you shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.” Many people receive Christ and fail to follow the word of God.  Let us pray today that people who have received Jesus … Continue reading

Monday July 6, 2015 “Free Indeed”

John 8:36 “36 Therefore if the Son makes you free, you shall be free indeed.” This being the week following Independence Day I thought it would be good to focus our prayers on scripture that speaks of freedom.  Jesus makes things so simple.  If He makes you free you shall be free indeed.  There are many … Continue reading

Sunday July 5, 2015 “Words from the Fathers”

Welcome to the Sunday Night Edition of “We are the People”.  On this Independence Day Weekend I thought it would be appropriate to focus our prayers on quotes from our forefathers concerning America. As many of you know it is asked that you invest a minimum of 15 minutes in prayers of agreement concerning three … Continue reading

July 4, 2015 “Listen to MY Declaration”

Job 13:17 “17 Listen carefully to my speech, and to my declaration with your ears.” Job knew that God was in control of the affairs of men as long as man follows God’s commands.  Job tells his friends “listen to my declaration” of trust in God and His ways. July 4, 1776 the signers of our … Continue reading

July 3, 2015 “Praise the Lord Children”

Psalm 148:12-13 “12 Both young men and maidens; Old men and children.  13 Let them praise the name of the Lord, for His name alone is exalted; His glory is above the earth and heaven.” Let the children praise the Lord.  The best way to help our children learn to give praise to God is to expose them to it.  … Continue reading

July 2, 2015 “Blessed While Within”

Psalm 147:3 “3 He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.” In context the Psalmist is speaking of the state of His people within the borders of Israel.  Today we are looking at prayer focus points concerning children and summer break.  If we look at these words in the context of family, we see that … Continue reading