June 6th - June 12th
(Source: Forward Day by Day; Daily Devotions for Disciples)
Sunday, June 6th
2 Corinthians 5:1
For we know that is the earthly tent we live in is destroyed, we
have a building from God, a house not made with hands, eternal
in the heavens.
Ps 138 or 130 / 1 Samuel 8:4-11(12-15)16-20(11:14-15) or Genesis 3:8-15 /
2 Corinthians 4:13-51----5:1 / Mark 3:20-35
Monday, June 7th
2 Corinthians 10:12
We do not dare to classify or compare ourselves with some of
those who commend themselves. But when they measure
themselves by one another, and compare themselves with one
another, they do not show good sense.
Ps 56,57,*64.65 / Deuteronomy 30:1-10 / 2 Corinthians 10:1-18 / Luke 18:31-43
Tuesday, June 8th
See, I have set before you today life and prosperity, death and
adversity. If you obey the commandments of the Lord your God
that I am commanding you today, by loving the Lord your God,
walking in his ways, and observing his commandments, decrees,
and ordinances, then you shall live and become numerous, and
the Lord your God will bless you in the land that you are entering
to possess. But if your hearts turn away and you do not hear, but
are led astray to bow down to other gods and serve them, I
declare to you today that you shall perish.
Ps 61,62*68:1-20(21-23)24-36 / Deuteronomy 30:11-20 / 2 Corinthians 11:1-21a /
Wednesday, June 9th
2 Corinthians 11:32-33
In Damascus, the governor under King Aretas guarded the city of
Damascus in order to seize me, but I was let down in a basket
through a window in the wall, and escaped from his hands.
Ps 72*119:73-96 / Deuteronomy 31:30----32:14 / 2 Corinthians 11:21b-33 /
Thursday, June 10th
After throwing their clocks on the colt, they set Jesus on it. As he
was now approaching the path down from the Mount of Olives,
the whole multitude of the disciples began to praise God joyfully
with a loud voice for all the deeds of power that they had seen.
Some of the Pharisees in the crowd said to him," Teacher, order
your disciples to stop." He answered, " I tell you, if these are silent,
the stones would shout out".
Ps ,71*74 / Ecclesiasticus 44:19----45:5 / 2 Corinthians 12:1-10 /
Friday, June 11th
And when he had found him, he brought him to Antioch. So it
was that for an entire year they met with the church and taught
a great many people, and it was in Antioch that the disciples
were first called " Christians".
Ps 112 / Isaiah 42:5-12 / Isaiah 42:5-12 / Acts 11:19-30; 13:1-3 / Matthew 10:7-16
Saturday, June 12th
One day, as he was teaching the people in the temple and telling
the good news, the chief priests and the scribes came with the
elders and said to him, "Tell us, by what authority are you doing
these things? Who is it who gave you this authority?" He
answered them, " I will also ask you a question, and you tell me:
Did the baptism of John come from heaven, or was it of human
Ps 75,76*23,27 / Ecclesiasticus 46:1-10 / 2 Corinthians 13:1-14 /