Thursday Morning Scripture (Wk44/2021) – Psalm 2

The Reign of the Lord’s Anointed. 1 Why are the [a]nations in an [b]uproar [in turmoil against God], and why do the people devise a vain and hopeless plot? 2 The kings of the earth take their stand; and the rulers take counsel together against the Lord and His Anointed (the Davidic King, the Messiah,Continue reading “Thursday Morning Scripture (Wk44/2021) – Psalm 2”

Thursday Morning Scripture (Wk40/2021) – Psalm 119:161-176 (AMP)

Meditations and Prayers Relating to the Law of God. ש Shin. 161 Princes persecute me without cause, but my heart stands in [reverent] awe of Your words [so I can expect You to help me]. 162 I rejoice at Your word, as one who finds great treasure. 163 I hate and detest falsehood, but IContinue reading “Thursday Morning Scripture (Wk40/2021) – Psalm 119:161-176 (AMP)”

Thursday Morning Scripture (Wk39/2021) – Psalm 119:49-64 (AMP)

Meditations and Prayers Relating to the Law of God. ז Zayin. 49 Remember [always] the word and promise to Your servant, in which You have made me hope. 50 This is my comfort in my affliction, that Your word has revived me and given me life. 51 The arrogant utterly ridicule me, yet I doContinue reading “Thursday Morning Scripture (Wk39/2021) – Psalm 119:49-64 (AMP)”

Thursday Morning Scripture (Wk38/2021) – Genesis 12:1-3

1 Now [in Haran] the Lord had said to Abram, “Go away from your country, And from your relatives And from your father’s house, To the land which I will show you; 2 And I will make you a great nation, And I will bless you [abundantly], And make your name great (exalted, distinguished); AndContinue reading “Thursday Morning Scripture (Wk38/2021) – Genesis 12:1-3”

Thursday Morning Scripture (Wk36/2021) – Hebrews 11:32-40

The Triumphs of Faith 32 And what more shall I say? For time will fail me if I tell of Gideon, Barak, Samson, Jephthah, of David and Samuel and the prophets, 33 who by faith [that is, with an enduring trust in God and His promises] subdued kingdoms, administered justice, obtained promised blessings, closed theContinue reading “Thursday Morning Scripture (Wk36/2021) – Hebrews 11:32-40”

Thursday Morning Scripture (Wk35/2021) – Psalm 119:41-48

Vav 41 May Your lovingkindness also come to me, O Lord, Your salvation according to Your promise; 42 So I will have an answer for the one who taunts me, for I trust [completely] in Your word [and its reliability]. 43 And do not take the word of truth utterly out of my mouth, forContinue reading “Thursday Morning Scripture (Wk35/2021) – Psalm 119:41-48”

Thursday Morning Scripture (Wk34/2021) – 1 Peter 2:13-20

Honor Authority 13 Submit yourselves to [the authority of] every human institution for the sake of the Lord [to honor His name], whether it is to a king as one in a position of power, 14 or to governors as sent by him to bring punishment to those who do wrong, and to praise andContinue reading “Thursday Morning Scripture (Wk34/2021) – 1 Peter 2:13-20”

Thursday Morning Scripture (Wk33/2021) – John 16:1-15

Jesus’ Warning 1 “I have told you these things so that you will not stumble or be caught off guard and fall away. 2 They will put you out of the synagogues and make you outcasts. And a time is coming when whoever kills you will think that he is offering service to God. 3Continue reading “Thursday Morning Scripture (Wk33/2021) – John 16:1-15”

Thursday Morning Scripture (Wk32/2021) – Ephesians 4:17-24

The Christian’s Walk 17 So this I say, and solemnly affirm together with the Lord [as in His presence], that you must no longer live as the [unbelieving] Gentiles live, in the futility of their minds [and in the foolishness and emptiness of their souls], 18 for their [moral] understanding is darkened and their reasoningContinue reading “Thursday Morning Scripture (Wk32/2021) – Ephesians 4:17-24”

Thursday Morning Scripture (Wk27/2021) – Romans 19:26-36

Our Victory in Christ 26 In the same way the Spirit [comes to us and] helps us in our weakness. We do not know what prayer to offer or how to offer it as we should, but the Spirit Himself [knows our need and at the right time] intercedes on our behalf with sighs andContinue reading “Thursday Morning Scripture (Wk27/2021) – Romans 19:26-36”