Nathan Tells a Pointed Parable

Sunday, February 6                            AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY AND HERITAGE MONTH Nathan Tells a Pointed Parable 2 Samuel 12:1-9, 13-15 Thus says the Lord: I will raise up trouble against you from within your own house; and I will take your wives before your...

Christ, the Sacrifice for Our Sins

Saturday, February 5                         AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY AND HERITAGE MONTH Christ, the Sacrifice for Our Sins 1 John 2:1-11 My little children, I am writing these things to you so that you may not sin. But if anyone does sin, we have an advocate with the...

Redemption Through Repentance

Friday, February 4                              AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY AND HERITAGE MONTH Redemption Through Repentance Psalm 32 You are a hiding place for me; you preserve me from trouble; you surround me with glad cries of deliverance. Psalm 32:7 NRSV When God is...

Create in Me a Clean Heart

Thursday, February 3                         AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY AND HERITAGE MONTH Create in Me a Clean Heart Psalm 51:1-14 Create in me a clean heart, O God, and put a new and right spirit within me. Psalm 51:10 NRSV A new heart must be a pure heart. The work...

Walk in the Light

Wednesday, February 2                     AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY AND HERITAGE MONTH Walk in the Light 1 John 1:5-10 If we say that we have fellowship with him while we are walking in darkness, we lie and do not do what is true; but if we walk in the light as he...

David Murders Bathsheba’s Husband

Tuesday, February 1                           AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY AND HERITAGE MONTH David Murders Bathsheba’s Husband 2 Samuel 11:14-27 When the wife of Uriah heard that her husband was dead, she made lamentation for him. 2 Samuel 11:26 NRSV Our commitment to...