DAY 26: All Leaders in Government

DAY 26: All Leaders in Government Daniel 2:21 “He changes times and seasons; he removes kings and sets up kings; he gives wisdom to the wise and knowledge to those who have understanding.” Do we actually think we have control over those who run our government, all power is in the hands of He whoContinue reading “DAY 26: All Leaders in Government”

DAY 25: Upcoming Election

DAY 25: Upcoming Election Moreover look for those from among you who are able, who fear God, who are trustworthy and hate a bribe, and place them over the people Exodus 18:21 We are so fortunate to live in a nation that enjoys more personal freedoms than most any other country in the world. TheseContinue reading “DAY 25: Upcoming Election”

DAY 24: Firefighters, Police Officers, and Paramedics

DAY 24: Firefighters, Police Officers, and Paramedics The word of the Lord came to me, saying, “Jeremiah, what do you see?” And I said, “I see the branch of an almond tree.” Then the Lord said to me, “You have seen well, for I am watching over my word to perform it.” Jer. 1:11-12 (NRSV)Continue reading “DAY 24: Firefighters, Police Officers, and Paramedics”

DAY 23: Praise for Answered Prayer

DAY 23: Praise for Answered Prayer “Pray without ceasing.” – II Thessalonians 5:7 (KJV) “I call on you, O God, for you will answer me; give ear to me and hear my prayer” – Psalms 17:6 (NIV) Until recently I did not realize that every prayer I had ever uttered had been answered by God!Continue reading “DAY 23: Praise for Answered Prayer”

DAY 22: Our Judges and the Judicial System

DAY 22: Our Judges and the Judicial System When justice is done, it is a joy to the righteous but terror to evildoers. – Proverbs 21:15 “The proper role of the judiciary is one of interpreting and applying the law, not making it.” Sandra Day O’Connor Lord, God we ask you to cause the judgesContinue reading “DAY 22: Our Judges and the Judicial System”

DAY 21: Foster Care/Adoption

DAY 21: Foster Care/Adoption “Father of the fatherless and protector of widows is God in his holy habitation. God settles the solitary in a home…” – Psalm 68:5-6a Our God, who rides through the deserts (v.4) and in the heavens (v.33), delivers the most vulnerable, children in need of adoption and foster care. He makesContinue reading “DAY 21: Foster Care/Adoption”

DAY 20: Persecuted Christians

DAY 20: Persecuted Christians Read Daniel 9:1-19 Daniel prays for his nation being held captive. Is our nation any different than Daniel’s? Like Daniel, are Christians in a state of captivity and persecution? All this disaster has come on us, yet we have not sought the favor of the LORD our God by turning fromContinue reading “DAY 20: Persecuted Christians”

DAY 19: Nonprofit Agencies in our Community

 DAY 19: Nonprofit Agencies in our Community Work willingly in whatever you do, as though you were working for the Lord rather than for people. – Colossians 3:23 The work that our local Non-Profit do is HARD. The balance of serving those most in need and continuing to raise funds for the work, canContinue reading “DAY 19: Nonprofit Agencies in our Community”

DAY 18: Local Congregations and Unity Among Them

DAY 18: Local Congregations and Unity Among Them “Behold, how good and pleasant it is when brothers dwell in UNITY! It is like the precious oil on the head, running down on the beard, on the beard of Aaron, running down on the collar of his robes! It is like the dew of Hermon, whichContinue reading “DAY 18: Local Congregations and Unity Among Them”

DAY 17: Godly Men to Lead Youth

DAY 17: Godly Men to Lead Youth Command these things. Teach them. Don’t let anyone look down on you because you are young. Instead, set an example for the believers through your speech, behavior, love, faith, and by being sexually pure. Until I arrive, pay attention to public reading, preaching, and teaching. – 1 TimothyContinue reading “DAY 17: Godly Men to Lead Youth”