Their Sin is History

Friday, February 26, 2016, 3:35 p.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song “He Lifted Our Burdens.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Luke 15:11-32 (ESV). In Context (summary) In verse one we read that “sinners” were coming near to Jesus and were listening to him. The scribes and the … Continue reading Their Sin is History

Are We Counting the Cost?

Thursday, February 25, 2016, 9:36 a.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song “Courageous!” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Luke 14:25-35 (ESV). A Hyperbole (vv. 25-27) Now great crowds accompanied him, and he turned and said to them, “If anyone comes to me and does not hate his own … Continue reading Are We Counting the Cost?

Dressed for Action

Wednesday, February 24, 2016, 1:13 p.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song “Fully Ready!” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Luke 12:35-48 (ESV). Awake When He Comes (vv. 35-40) “Stay dressed for action and keep your lamps burning, and be like men who are waiting for their master to … Continue reading Dressed for Action

Do We Desire to Follow Him?

Wednesday, February 24, 2016, 12:45 a.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song “Broken and Contrite.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Luke 12:1-12 (ESV). Beware Hypocrisy (vv. 1-3) In the meantime, when so many thousands of the people had gathered together that they were trampling one another, he began … Continue reading Do We Desire to Follow Him?

Don’t Sweat the Details

Monday, February 22, 2016, 5:00 a.m. – The Lord Jesus put the song in mind, “Believe Him.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Luke 10:38-42 (ESV). Now as they went on their way, Jesus entered a village. And a woman named Martha welcomed him into her house. And she had a sister … Continue reading Don’t Sweat the Details

With My Whole Heart

Sunday, February 21, 2016, 1:21 a.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song, “A Believer’s Prayer.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Luke 9:57-62 (NASB). Wherever You Go (vv. 57-58) As they were going along the road, someone said to Him, “I will follow You wherever You go.” And Jesus … Continue reading With My Whole Heart

Ready to Suffer

Saturday, February 20, 2016, 7:27 a.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song “Fully Ready.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Luke 9:18-26 (NASB). We Must Suffer (vv. 18-22) And it happened that while He was praying alone, the disciples were with Him, and He questioned them, saying, “Who do … Continue reading Ready to Suffer