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Matthew 6:25    NIV

July 15, 2021 – Thursday Matthew 6:25    NIV 25 “Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat or drink; or about your body, what you will wear. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothes? Comment  When I see Therefore I tell you or Because of this or For this reason or So I tell you at the beginning of a sentence I wonder what preceded the sentence requiring a Therefore…
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Matthew 6:34      NIV

July 07, 2021 – Wednesday Matthew 6:34      NIV 34 Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own. Matthew 6:34      YLT 34 Be not therefore anxious for the morrow, for the morrow shall be anxious for its own things; sufficient for the day is the evil of it. Comment  Young’s Literal Translation (YLT) is included because of the choice of the word evil instead of the word…
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Matthew 10:28       NIV

June 21, 2021 – Monday                                                               Matthew 10:28       NIV 28 Do not be afraid of those who kill the body but cannot kill the soul. Rather, be afraid of the One who can destroy both soul and body in hell Comment  The above verse is from chapter ten of Matthew where Jesus is sending out His twelve disciples while giving (v1) them authority to drive out impure spirits and to heal every disease and sickness. Later in verse sixteen Jesus told His…
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Matthew 25:31-33       NIV

November 03, 2020 – Tuesday  Matthew 25:31-33       NIV 31 “When the Son of Man comes in His glory, and all the angels with Him, He will sit on His glorious throne.  32 All the nations will be gathered before Him, and He will separate the people one from another as a shepherd separates the sheep from the goats.  33 He will put the sheep on His right and the goats on His left. Comment In these last 15 verses of the Olivet Discourse, Jesus…
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Matthew 24:36-41       NIV

October 26, 2020 – Monday  Matthew 24:36-41       NIV 36 “But about that day or hour no one knows, not even the angels in heaven, nor the Son, but only the Father.  37 As it was in the days of Noah, so it will be at the coming of the Son of Man.  38 For in the days before the flood, people were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, up to the day Noah entered the ark;  39 and they knew nothing…
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Matthew 4:18-20     NIV

October 19, 2020 – Monday  Matthew 4:18-20     NIV 18 As Jesus was walking beside the Sea of Galilee, He saw two brothers, Simon called Peter and his brother Andrew. They were casting a net into the lake, for they were fishermen. 19 “Come, follow Me,” Jesus said, “and I will send you out to fish for people.” 20 At once they left their nets and followed Him. Comment Friday evening and Saturday morning and afternoon Sharon and I attended The Great Commission conference at Horizon Indy October…
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Matthew 24:1-2     NIV

October 12, 2020 – Monday  Matthew 24:1-2     NIV 1Jesus left the temple and was walking away when His disciples came up to Him to call his attention to its buildings. 2 “Do you see all these things?” He asked. “Truly I tell you, not one stone here will be left on another; every one will be thrown down.” Comment This is a change of direction for one day on the Verse of the Day. Sunday I taught on these two versesand…
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Matthew 21:15-22     NIV

September 28, 2020 – Monday                 Matthew 21:15-22     NIV 15 Then the Pharisees went out and laid plans to trap Him in his words.  16 They sent their disciples to Him along with the Herodians. “Teacher,” they said, “we know that You are a man of integrity and that You teach the way of God in accordance with the truth. You aren’t swayed by others, because You pay no attention to who they are.  17 Tell us then,…
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Matthew 24:38-44

August 26, 2020 – Wednesday Matthew 24:38-44 NIV 38 Two rebels were crucified with Him, one on his right and one on his left. 39 Those who passed by hurled insults at Him, shaking their heads 40 and saying, “You who are going to destroy the temple and build it in three days, save yourself! Come down from the cross, if you are the Son of God!” 41 In the same way the chief priests, the teachers of the law…
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Matthew 24:21-27

August 25, 2020 – Tuesday             Matthew 24:21-27     NIV 21 For then there will be great distress, unequaled from the beginning of the world until now—and never to be equaled again. 22 “If those days had not been cut short, no one would survive, but for the sake of the elect those days will be shortened. 23 At that time if anyone says to you, ‘Look, here is the Messiah!’ or, ‘There he is!’ do not believe it. 24 For…
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Matthew 21:32

August 24, 2020 – Monday                             Matthew 21:32     NIV 32 For John came to you to show you the way of righteousness, and you did not believe him, but the tax collectors and the prostitutes did. And even after you saw this, you did not repent and believe him. Comment Our verse of the day is the concluding verse of the Parable of the Two Sons which Jesus put…
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Matthew 21:24-26

August 21, 2020 – Friday      Matthew 21:24-26     NIV 24 Jesus replied, “I will also ask you one question. If you answer Me, I will tell you by what authority I am doing these things. 25 John’s baptism—where did it come from? Was it from heaven, or of human origin?” They discussed it among themselves and said, “If we say, ‘From heaven,’ He will ask, ‘Then why didn’t you believe him?’ 26 But if we say, ‘Of human origin’—we are afraid of…