June 21st, 2021

Colossians 4:2 NIV “Devote yourselves to prayer, being watchful and thankful.”   Matthew 6:7 NIV “And when you pray, do not keep on babbling like pagans, for they think they will be heard because of their many words.” Matthew 26:36-39 NIV “Then Jesus went with His disciples to a place called Gethsemane, and He said to […]

June 20th, 2021

Read: 2 Kings 23:24-30 Furthermore, Josiah got rid of the mediums and spiritists, the household gods, the idols and all the other detestable things seen in Judah and Jerusalem. This he did to fulfill the requirements of the law written in the book that Hilkiah the priest had discovered in the temple of the Lord. […]

June 19th, 2021

Read: 2 Kings 23:15-22  Even the altar at Bethel, the high place made by Jeroboam son of Nebat, who had caused Israel to sin—even that altar and high place he demolished. He burned the high place and ground it to powder, and burned the Asherah pole also. Then Josiah looked around, and when he saw […]

June 18th, 2021

Read: 2 Kings 23:8-14 Josiah brought all the priests from the towns of Judah and desecrated the high places, from Geba to Beersheba, where the priests had burned incense. He broke down the gateway at the entrance of the Gate of Joshua, the city governor, which was on the left of the city gate. Although […]

June 17th, 2021

Read: 2 Kings 23:1-7 Then the king called together all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem. He went up to the temple of the Lord with the people of Judah, the inhabitants of Jerusalem, the priests and the prophets—all the people from the least to the greatest. He read in their hearing all the words […]

June 16th, 2021

Read: 2 Kings 22:14-20 Hilkiah the priest, Ahikam, Akbor, Shaphan and Asaiah went to speak to the prophet Huldah, who was the wife of Shallum son of Tikvah, the son of Harhas, keeper of the wardrobe. She lived in Jerusalem, in the New Quarter. She said to them, “This is what the Lord, the God […]

June 15th, 2021

Read: 2 Kings 22:8-13 Hilkiah the high priest said to Shaphan the secretary, “I have found the Book of the Law in the temple of the Lord.” He gave it to Shaphan, who read it. Then Shaphan the secretary went to the king and reported to him: “Your officials have paid out the money that […]

June 14th, 2021

Read: 2 Kings 22:1-7 Josiah was eight years old when he became king, and he reigned in Jerusalem thirty-one years. His mother’s name was Jedidah daughter of Adaiah; she was from Bozkath. He did what was right in the eyes of the Lord and followed completely the ways of his father David, not turning aside […]

June 13th, 2021

Read  Psalm 51:1-13 NLT Have mercy on me, O God, because of your unfailing love. Because of your great compassion, blot out the stain of my sins. Wash me clean from my guilt. Purify me from my sin. For I recognize my rebellion; it haunts me day and night. Against you, and you alone, have […]

June 12th, 2021

Read Psalm 19:7 NLT The instructions of the Lord are perfect, reviving the soul. The decrees of the Lord are trustworthy, making wise the simple. Several months ago I ordered a small cabinet  to be used in remodeling the KidZone lobby at church. I was pretty excited when it arrived and set to work assembling […]