Monthly Archives: September 2012

1 Peter 4:12-16

Suffering for Being a Christian 12 Dear friends, do not be surprised at the fiery ordeal that has come on you to test you, as though something strange were happening to you. 13 But rejoice inasmuch as you participate in the sufferings of Christ, so that … Continue reading

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1 Corinthians 3:1-10

The Church and Its Leaders 3 Brothers and sisters, I could not address you as people who live by the Spirit but as people who are still worldly—mere infants in Christ. 2 I gave you milk, not solid food, for you were not yet ready for … Continue reading

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Ephesians 4:1-16

Unity and Maturity in the Body of Christ 4 As a prisoner for the Lord, then, I urge you to live a life worthy of the calling you have received. 2 Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love. 3 Make every effort to … Continue reading

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Psalm 16

A miktam[a] of David. 1 Keep me safe, my God, for in you I take refuge. 2 I say to the Lord, “You are my Lord; apart from you I have no good thing.” 3 I say of the holy people who are in the land, “They are … Continue reading

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Matthew 28:16-20

The Great Commission 16 Then the eleven disciples went to Galilee, to the mountain where Jesus had told them to go. 17 When they saw him, they worshiped him; but some doubted. 18 Then Jesus came to them and said, “All authority in heaven and on … Continue reading

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Job 37:1-16

37 “At this my heart pounds     and leaps from its place. 2 Listen! Listen to the roar of his voice,     to the rumbling that comes from his mouth. 3 He unleashes his lightning beneath the whole heaven     and sends it to the ends of the … Continue reading

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John 10:1-10

The Good Shepherd and His Sheep 10 “Very truly I tell you Pharisees, anyone who does not enter the sheep pen by the gate, but climbs in by some other way, is a thief and a robber. 2 The one who enters by … Continue reading

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