JESUS LOVES YOU TODAY! AMEN! DAILY DEVOTE YOURSELF TO GOD! AMEN!
~ RISE AND SHINE TO GOD’S GLORY! AMEN! PRAY THE LORD’S PRAYER! ~ JESUS SAID; “In this manner, therefore, pray: Our Father in heaven, Hallowed be Your name. Your kingdom come. Your will be done On earth as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread. And forgive us our debts, As we forgive our debtors. And do not lead us into temptation, But deliver us from the evil one. For Yours is the kingdom and the power and the glory forever. Amen.” (Matthew 6:9-13)
DAILY BIBLE STUDY: Nehemiah 10-13
VERSE OF THE DAY:
“So the two thanksgiving choirs stood in the house of God, likewise I and the half of the rulers with me; and the priests, Eliakim, Maaseiah, Minjamin, Michaiah, Elioenai, Zechariah, and Hananiah, with trumpets; also Maaseiah, Shemaiah, Eleazar, Uzzi, Jehohanan, Malchijah, Elam, and Ezer. The singers sang loudly with Jezrahiah the director. Also that day they offered great sacrifices, and rejoiced, for God had made them rejoice with great joy; the women and the children also rejoiced, so that the joy of Jerusalem was heard afar off.” (Nehemiah 12:40-43)
REFLECTION NOTES AND LESSONS LEARNED:
Our God is the Faithful and Covenant Keeping God (Psalm 25:10). Our God is the Eternal and Glorious King (1 Timothy 1:17). Our God is the God of Love (1 John 4:16 and 1 John 4:18). Our God is the Holy God (Psalm 99:9). Our God is the God of Justice (Isaiah 45:21). Our God is Gracious and Full of Compassion (Psalm 103:8 and Psalm 111:4). Our God is good to all people (Psalm 145:9), and God is always faithful to bless all His people who keep His commandments (Psalm 128:1). Amen. In today’s study of the Bible, we read about the people who sealed the covenant to keep the Laws and Commandments of God, the people who dwelt in Jerusalem, the Priests and the Levites who came with Zerubbabel to Jerusalem, Nehemiah’s zeal for God and his righteous reforms. As believers in God, it is always good and important for us to keep in mind that, our God is the faithful and covenant keep God (Psalm 25:10). It is good to sing praises to God, and to thank God for all His blessings in our lives (Psalm 47:6-7 and Psalm 50:14). Amen. It is good to rejoice with God (Psalm 89:15-16). Amen. God loves all people, and God wants to save all the people of the world that will come to Him for eternal salvation (John 3:16-17). If you are not yet saved by God, repent and believe in the Lord Jesus Christ, and you will be saved by God. Amen. May God bless you always in Jesus’ Name, Amen.
WORDS OF JESUS:
“Here are My mother and My brothers! For whoever does the will of My Father in heaven is My brother and sister and mother.” (Matthew 12:49-50)
“Have faith in God.” (Mark 11:22)
“For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have everlasting life. For God did not send His Son into the world to condemn the world, but that the world through Him might be saved.” (John 3:16-17)
“But the hour is coming, and now is, when the true worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and truth; for the Father is seeking such to worship Him. God is Spirit, and those who worship Him must worship in spirit and truth.” (John 4:23-24)
“If you abide in My word, you are My disciples indeed. And you shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.” (John 8:31-32)
“If you love Me, keep My commandments.” (John 14:15)