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Why Read the Bible?–Day 21 of 32 – Understanding of the Word


Today’s Scripture:  “Make me to understand the way of thy precepts: so shall I talk of thy wondrous works.”  Psalm 119:27 Introduction: So, Psalm 119 seems to be an underwriting chapter for our series on “Why Read The Bible?”.  Today, however, we see something else from this chapter.  It’s talking about understanding the Word of… Continue reading Why Read the Bible?–Day 21 of 32 – Understanding of the Word

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Why Read the Bible? – Day 20 of 32 – Pondering His Word


Today’s Scripture:  “I remember the days of old; I meditate on all Your works; I muse on the work of Your hands.”  Psalm 143:5 Introduction: We continue our series with another verse from the book of Psalms.  Yesterday, we talked about meditating upon the Word, contemplating the Word, delighting in the Word, and remembering the… Continue reading Why Read the Bible? – Day 20 of 32 – Pondering His Word

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Why Read The Bible – Day 19 of 32 – Reflecting His ways


Today’s Scripture:  “15 I will meditate on Your precepts, And contemplate Your ways.16 I will delight myself in Your statutes; I will not forget Your word.”  Psalm 119:15-16 Introduction: Today, we return to Psalm 119.  Immediately what I see is two points we’ve been talking about…meditation upon Your precepts and delighting myself in Your statutes,… Continue reading Why Read The Bible – Day 19 of 32 – Reflecting His ways

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Why Read the Bible? – Day 18 of 32 – Delighting in His Word


Today’s Scripture:  “1 How blessed is the man who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked, Nor stand in the path of sinners, Nor sit in the seat of scoffers!  2 But his delight is in the law of the LORD, And in His law he meditates day and night.” Psalm 1:1-2 Introduction:… Continue reading Why Read the Bible? – Day 18 of 32 – Delighting in His Word

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Why Read the Bible – Day 17 of 32 – Studying of the Word


Today’s Scripture:  “This book of the law shall not depart out of thy mouth; but thou shalt meditate therein day and night, that thou mayest observe to do according to all that is written therein: for then thou shalt make thy way prosperous, and then thou shalt have good success.” Joshua 1:8 Introduction: We return… Continue reading Why Read the Bible – Day 17 of 32 – Studying of the Word

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Why Read The Bible – Day 16 of 32 – Meditations of the Word


Today’s Scripture:  “Let the words of my mouth, and the meditation of my heart, be acceptable in thy sight, O Lord, my strength, and my redeemer.” Psalm 19:14 Introduction: In today’s message we return to Psalm 119.  If you’ve never done so, I’d recommend taking time to read through Psalm 119.  It’s a well written… Continue reading Why Read The Bible – Day 16 of 32 – Meditations of the Word

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Why Read the Bible? – Day 15 of 32 – Searching of Scriptures


Today’s Scripture:  “These were more noble than those in Thessalonica, in that they received the word with all readiness of mind, and searched the scriptures daily, whether those things were so.” - Acts 17:11 Introduction: And we’re back to talking about daily study of the Word of God as one of our primary duties as… Continue reading Why Read the Bible? – Day 15 of 32 – Searching of Scriptures

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Why Read the Bible? – Day 14 of 32 – Speaks the Truth


Today’s Scripture:  “Study to shew thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth.”  2 Timothy 2:15 Introduction: We arrive today at another one of my favorite Bible verses.  It may seem odd to have this as a favorite verse, but this verse tells us that… Continue reading Why Read the Bible? – Day 14 of 32 – Speaks the Truth

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Why Read the Bible? – Day 13 of 32 – Blessing of Obedience


Today’s Scripture:  “Blessed is he that readeth, and they that hear the words of this prophecy, and keep those things which are written therein: for the time is at hand.”  Revelation 1:3 Introduction: We have made it almost half-way in this series.  Most of our messages in this series have been on characteristics of the… Continue reading Why Read the Bible? – Day 13 of 32 – Blessing of Obedience

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Why Read the Bible? – Day 12 of 32 – Sweet as Honey


Today’s Scripture:  “How sweet are thy words unto my taste! yea, sweeter than honey to my mouth!” Psalm 119:103 Intro: Here we are today with another verse from Psalm 119.  This book of Psalms is a wonderful read about how important the Word of God is to the writer, and how we all ought to… Continue reading Why Read the Bible? – Day 12 of 32 – Sweet as Honey

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Why Read the Bible? – Day 11 of 32 – Eternal Life


Today’s Scripture:  “You search the Scriptures, for in them you think you have eternal life; and these are they which testify of Me.”  John 5:39 Intro: I am having so much fun writing messages for this series.  I feel like I’m getting some really good revelation myself, and I hope that I’m passing that on… Continue reading Why Read the Bible? – Day 11 of 32 – Eternal Life

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Why Read the Bible?–Day 10 of 32– Sustenance of the Word


Today’s Scripture:  “But he answered and said, It is written, Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceedeth out of the mouth of God.”  Matthew 4:4 Introduction: Okay.  I know how this looks.  This looks like I wrote yesterday’s message while looking ahead to today’s, but I promise you I… Continue reading Why Read the Bible?–Day 10 of 32– Sustenance of the Word

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Why Read the Bible? – Day 9 of 32 – Truth of the Word


Today’s Scripture:  “Sanctify them through thy truth: thy word is truth.”  John 17:17 Introduction: Well, I don’t know about you, but I feel like this series has been awesome.  The Holy Spirit had a few things to say during a couple of our messages that I still have to go back and read again.  Today,… Continue reading Why Read the Bible? – Day 9 of 32 – Truth of the Word

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Why Read the Bible? – Day 8 of 32 – Nourishment


Today’s Scripture:  “As newborn babes, desire the sincere milk of the word, that ye may grow thereby:”  1 Peter 2:2 Introduction: We are coming back in this study to personal application of what the Word of God is.  Yesterday the Lord gave me this awesome little illustration:  "Our Bibles are like refrigerator lights. The light… Continue reading Why Read the Bible? – Day 8 of 32 – Nourishment

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Why Read the Bible? – Day 7 of 32 – Guide to our Path


Today’s Scripture:  “Thy word is a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path.”  - Psalm 119:105 Introduction: The last few days, I have barely been able to get through the introduction, and I had the Holy Spirit let me know that we were going to go the way He wanted us to… Continue reading Why Read the Bible? – Day 7 of 32 – Guide to our Path