Tag Archives: perseverance

Keep Running (Nov 14)

I suppose we all have times when we feel tired and weary and are tempted to quit. In those times we are, in essence, told by the writer, “Don’t give up, keep running, persevere to the end; keep your eye on the finish line.” Continue reading

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Beyond Good Intentions (Oct 13)

n our own strength, we have many good purposes and many good intentions, but little follow through. Paul is praying for the strength to follow through and accomplish all the good things we intend to do for the Lord. Paul is praying for these Christians to not only be people of good intentions, but people who follow through to finish all that God has called them to do–and to finish well. Continue reading

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Stored up Goodness (Feb 25)

February 25 Stored Up Goodness Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 31:19-24 | Leviticus 16:29 – 18:30 | Mark 7:24- 8:10 | Proverbs 10:15-16 Today’s Scripture Focus: Psalm 31:19-24 How great is your goodness which you have stored up for those who … Continue reading

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Faith That Refuses to Give Up (Jan 23)

January 23 Faith That Refuses to Give Up Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 15:1-5 | Genesis 46:1 – 47:31 | Matthew 15:1-28 | Proverbs 4:14-19 Today’s Scripture Focus: Matthew 15:1-28 “Lord, Son of David, have mercy on me! My daughter is … Continue reading

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Can We Find Anyone Like This? (Jan 20)

January 20 Can We Find Anyone Like This? Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 12:1-8| Genesis 41:17 – 42:17| Matthew 13:24-26| Proverbs 4:1-6 Today’s Scripture Focus: Genesis 41:17 – 42:17 “So Pharaoh asked them, “Can we find anyone like this man, one … Continue reading

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Your First Love (Dec 10)

December 10 Your First Love Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 139:1-6 | Amos 1:1-3:15 | Revelation 2:1-17 | Proverbs 29:19-20 Today’s Scripture Focus: Revelation 2 You have persevered and have endured hardships for my name, and have not grown weary. [4] … Continue reading

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Hard Times (Aug 21)

Aug 21 Hard Times Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 90:11-17
 | Job 1:1 – 3:26 | 1 Corinthians 14:1-17 | Proverbs 21:25-26 Today’s Scripture Focus: 
Job 1-3 Bad things do happen to good people. Job is a perfect case in point. … Continue reading

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Faith That Passes the Test (Nov 13)

November 13 Faith That Passes the Test Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 120:1-7 | Ezekiel 27:1-28:26 | Hebrews 11:17-31 | Proverbs 27:15-16 Today’s Scripture Focus: Hebrews 11:17-31 “By faith the walls of Jericho fell, after the people had marched around them … Continue reading

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A Hope That Will Not Disappoint (July 18)

July 18 A Hope That Will Not Disappoint Today’s Scripture Reading: Psalm 75:1-10 | 1 Chronicles 26:12- 27:34 | Romans 4:13 – 5:5 | Proverbs 19:15-16 Today’s Scripture Focus: Romans 4:13- 5:5 “Against all hope, Abraham in hope believed…” (Romans … Continue reading

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Keep Running (Nov 14)

November 14 Keep Running Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalm 121:1-8 | Ezekiel 29:1 – 30:26 | Hebrews 11:32-12:13 | Proverbs 27:17 Today’s Scripture Focus: Hebrews 11:32-12:13 “Let us run with endurance the race that is set before us, looking to Jesus, … Continue reading

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