“All Things May Be Lawful, But…”

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“All Things May Be Lawful, But…”

BIBLE MEDITATION:
  “All things are lawful unto me, but all things are not expedient: all things are lawful for me, but I will not be brought under the power of any.” 1 Corinthians 6:12

DEVOTIONAL THOUGHT:
If you want to be a victor in the race God has for you, you must learn the discipline of laying aside some weights. Many times these weights are good things in our lives. But good things are bad things when they keep us from doing the best things.

Life would be simple if it were a choice between good and bad. But typically it’s a choice between good and best.

Our verse says “all things are not expedient.” When you think of the word “expedient,” think of the word “expedition.” You are going somewhere, and if something doesn’t speed you on your way, it’s excess baggage and you need to get rid of it.

ACTION POINT:
Ask God, “Are there legitimate, lawful things in my life that are keeping me from running the race You’ve given me?” If revealed, ask for discipline to lay them aside!

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4.) John 14:6 says that “…Christ is The Way, The Truth and The Life; No one comes to The Father except through Him”;

5.) You CANNOT get to Heaven by just being a good person; you MUST confess that you are a sinner in need of a Savior and that Savior MUST be Jesus Christ. You MUST ask forgiveness of your sins, ask Christ into your heart, be obedient to His Commands and give Him control of your life.

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Today, is the next Installment of our Journey to read The 

Holy Bible through in a little less than a year! We will be 
displaying Three Chapters a day from the Old Testament and 
one-a-day from the New Testament; at this rate, we will 
read the entire Holy Bible through in a little less than a year!:

Here we go:

The Old Testament has 39 Books; the New Testament: 27.

There are 929 chapters in the Old Testament; the New 
Testament only has 260 chapters.

The Old Testament makes up about three-fourths of the Bible,
and the New Testament makes up about one-fourth of the Bible.

(Note: After reading each installment, just Click the “back-arrow”
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Old Testament:

2Kings 9

2Kings 10

2Kings 11

2Kings 12

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New Testament:

Matthew 20

Matthew 21

(NL)

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(Jesus’ Baptism)

10.) John said he baptized with water, and that Jesus Christ would baptize with:

His word
fire and the Holy Ghost —CORRECT
the blessings of the priesthood
peace

11.) Why was John confused when Jesus came to him to be baptized?

John had not been baptized yet
John felt unworthy to baptize the Savior  —CORRECT
Jesus was perfect
Jesus had already been baptized
12.) Why did Jesus need to be baptized?

He didn’t have the priesthood
He needed to fulfill all righteousness —CORRECT
He needed more Godly power
He had sinned
TODAY’S  
13.) By what method was Jesus baptized?

sprinkling water on the head
being covered completely in water
being washed with a wet cloth
drinking blessed water

14.) What form did the Spirit momentarily take following Jesus’ baptism?

a wild ram
a lamb
a dove
a lion
15.) Whose voice could be heard from heaven following Jesus’ baptism?

Moses
Adam
Esaias
God the Father

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A CHALLENGE FOR YOU: Start reading at least one Chapter a

     day from the Bible!

Proverbs  3 ………………

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The 5 Great Truths!

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     Choreographed by God!

May God Bless you in all that you say and do today and every

     day this year!

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     day this year;

Please Pray for our Troops as they start coming home from

     Afghanistan AND for those who stay;

Please Pray for the Mother of those 4 children in

     Bay City, Texas;

Please Pray for the Unemployed, the Homeless and the

     Unsaved around the world;

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     in our Great Nation .

Peace, Democracy and Freedom in the Middle East;

For a solution to our Immigration Problem;

Protection for Israel;

Wisdom, Common Sense and Good Judgment for our World,

     National, State and Local Leaders;

For our Military Men & Women in harm’s-way overseas;

For our Police, Fire and EMS Personnel watching over us on a

     local level;

For our Country; that it will turn from its wicked ways and

     humble itself before God so that He will heal our land!

That we will elect the people that God would have us to elect

     to office in 2012.

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Bob’s Favorite Quotes:

The beginning of  anxiety is the end of Faith

and the end of anxiety is the beginning of Faith. George Mueller

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Its not Red, Yellow, Black or White Races;

Its the HUMAN RACE! Bob Lewis – June 2, 2011

(You can quote me on that!)

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God will NOT do what YOU can do and YOU cannot do what

     GOD can do!

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FAITH MAKES THINGS POSSIBLE… NOT EASY!

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May God Bless the reading of His Word and may He Bless you

and your family and let His Favor shine down upon you today

in everything you say and do, in Christ’s Name, Amen.

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The most important verse in The Holy Bible is:

Jesus told Nicodemus: “For God so loved the world

that He gave His Only Begotten Son, that whosoever

believeth on Him shall not perish but have

Everlasting Life!” John 3:16

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The SECOND most important verse is:

Jesus said: “I Am The Way The Truth and The Life:

NO ONE COMES TO THE FATHER EXCEPT

THROUGH ME!” John 14:6

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If you declare with your mouth, “Jesus is Lord,” and believe in

your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved.”

Romans 10:9

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