Godly Approach to Worldliness

Sunday, January 13                         Baptism of the Lord Godly Approach to Worldliness James 4:1-10 NRSV Adulterers! Do you not know that friendship with the world is enmity with God? Therefore whoever wishes to be a friend of the world becomes an enemy of God....

Boasting an Insult to God

Saturday, January 12 Boasting an Insult to God James 4:13-17 NRSV As it is, you boast in your arrogance; all such boasting is evil. (James 4:16) God desires that we live in humility. The more we exalt ourselves in arrogance, the less pleasing we are to...

Walk in Newness of Life

Friday, January 11 Walk in Newness of Life Romans 6:1-14 NRSV (W)e have been buried with him by baptism into death, so that, just as Christ was raised from the dead by the glory of the Father, so we too might walk in newness of life. (Romans 6:4) Shed the old and...

Longing for God’s Help

Thursday, January 10 Longing for God’s Help Psalm 42 NRSV Why are you cast down, O my soul, and why are you disquieted within me? Hope in God; for I shall again praise him… (Psalm 42:5) Lean in, lean on. Lean on God for God’s help in times of...

Solve Conflicts One to One

Wednesday, January 9 Solve Conflicts One to One Matthew 5:21-26 NRSV So when you are offering your gift at the altar, if you remember that your brother or sister has something against you, leave your gift there before the altar and go; first be reconciled to your...

Members Depend on Each Other

Tuesday, January 8 Members Depend on Each Other  1 Corinthians 12:19-26 NRSV If one member suffers, all suffer together with it; if one member is honored, all rejoice together with it. (1 Corinthians 12:26) We are one body though of different social status, culture,...