Thursday August 17, 2017 “More Space Needed”

1 Kings 8:64  On the same day the king consecrated the middle of the court that was in front of the house of the Lord; for there he offered burnt offerings, grain offerings, and the fat of the peace offerings, because the bronze altar that was before the Lord was too small to receive the … Continue reading

Wednesday August 16, 2017 “Houses and Marketplaces of Sacrifice”

1 Kings 8:64 64 On the same day the king consecrated the middle of the court that was in front of the house of the Lord; for there he offered burnt offerings, grain offerings, and the fat of the peace offerings, because the bronze altar that was before the Lord was too small to receive the … Continue reading

Tuesday August 15, 2017 “The Insufficiency Inside”

1 Kings 8:64 64 On the same day the king consecrated the middle of the court that was in front of the house of the Lord; for there he offered burnt offerings, grain offerings, and the fat of the peace offerings, because the bronze altar that was before the Lord was too small to receive the … Continue reading

Monday August 14, 2017 “Just Outside the Church”

1 Kings 8:64 64 On the same day the king consecrated the middle of the court that was in front of the house of the Lord; for there he offered burnt offerings, grain offerings, and the fat of the peace offerings, because the bronze altar that was before the Lord was too small to receive the … Continue reading

Saturday August 12, 2017 “That We All Sacrifice”

1 Kings 8:61-62 61 Let your heart therefore be loyal to the Lord our God, to walk in His statutes and keep His commandments, as at this day.62 Then the king and all Israel with him offered sacrifices before the Lord.” With the commitment to be loyal citizens of God and country came a willingness to give … Continue reading

Friday August 11, 2017 “Loyalty through Obedience”

1 Kings 8:61 61 “Let your heart therefore be loyal to the Lord our God, to walk in His statutes and keep His commandments, as at this day.” Jesus said, “If you love me, keep my commandments.” We are taught in the Book of Hebrews that disobedience is met with chastisement. Pray that there will be … Continue reading

Thursday August 10, 2017 “Loyalty”

1 Kings 8:61 61 “Let your heart therefore be loyal to the Lord our God, to walk in His statutes and keep His commandments, as at this day.” Israel was loyal to God and King Solomon as they were being blessed by the Lord and their leader. Pray today that our government would undergo a purging … Continue reading

Wednesday August 9, 2017 “A Loyal Heart”

1 Kings 8:61 61 “Let your heart therefore be loyal to the Lord our God, to walk in His statutes and keep His commandments, as at this day.” Throughout the history of Israel in the Hebrew Scriptures (Old Testament) God’s people continually became disloyal to God through disobedience that led to idolatry. This happened many times … Continue reading

Tuesday August 8, 2017 “That Jesus Be Preached”

1 Kings 8:60 60 that all the peoples of the earth may know that the Lord is God; there is no other. Jesus stands alone along with the Father and the Holy Spirit. Let us pray that the message we share about the word of God and salvation never be compromised to become acceptable to more … Continue reading

Monday August 7, 2017 “That All May Know”

1 Kings 8:60 60 that all the peoples of the earth may know that the Lord is God; there is no other. Pray today that Christians in America will not get so wrapped up in our domestic issues that we lose sight of the mission of all Christians everywhere – to make Jesus known around the … Continue reading