Zephaniah 1 Daily Devotional

Today’s Reading – Zephaniah 1 The word of the Lord that came to Zephaniah son of Cushi, the son of Gedaliah, the son of Amariah, the son of Hezekiah, during the reign of Josiah son of Amonking of Judah: Judgment on the Whole Earth in the Day of the Lord 2 “I will sweep away everything from the face of […]

March 24, 2016

Lamentations 5 Daily Devotional

Today’s Reading – Lamentations 5 Remember, Lord, what has happened to us; look, and see our disgrace. 2 Our inheritance has been turned over to strangers, our homes to foreigners. 3 We have become fatherless, our mothers are widows. 4 We must buy the water we drink; our wood can be had only at a price. 5 Those who pursue us are […]

March 23, 2016

Lamentations 4 Daily Devotional

Today’s Reading – Lamentations 4 How the gold has lost its luster, the fine gold become dull! The sacred gems are scattered at every street corner. 2 How the precious children of Zion, once worth their weight in gold, are now considered as pots of clay, the work of a potter’s hands! 3 Even jackals offer their […]

March 22, 2016

Lamentations 3 Daily Devotional

Today’s Reading – Lamentations 3 I am the man who has seen affliction by the rod of the Lord’s wrath. 2 He has driven me away and made me walk in darkness rather than light; 3 indeed, he has turned his hand against me again and again, all day long. 4 He has made my skin and my flesh grow […]

March 21, 2016

Lamentations 2 Daily Devotional

Today’s Reading – Lamentations 2 How the Lord has covered Daughter Zion with the cloud of his anger[b]! He has hurled down the splendor of Israel from heaven to earth; he has not remembered his footstool in the day of his anger. 2 Without pity the Lord has swallowed up all the dwellings of Jacob; in his wrath […]

March 20, 2016

Lamentations 1 Daily Devotional

Today’s Reading – Lamentations 1 How deserted lies the city, once so full of people! How like a widow is she, who once was great among the nations! She who was queen among the provinces has now become a slave. 2 Bitterly she weeps at night, tears are on her cheeks. Among all her lovers there is no one to […]

March 19, 2016

Habakkuk 3 Daily Devotional

Today’s Reading – Habakkuk 3 Habakkuk’s Prayer A prayer of Habakkuk the prophet. On shigionoth.[a] 2 Lord, I have heard of your fame; I stand in awe of your deeds, Lord. Repeat them in our day, in our time make them known; in wrath remember mercy. 3 God came from Teman, the Holy One from Mount Paran.[b] His glory covered the heavens and […]

March 18, 2016

Habakkuk 2 Daily Devotional

Today’s Reading – Habakkuk 2 I will stand at my watch and station myself on the ramparts; I will look to see what he will say to me, and what answer I am to give to this complaint.[a] The Lord’s Answer 2 Then the Lord replied: “Write down the revelation and make it plain on tablets so that a herald[b] may run […]

March 17, 2016

Habakkuk 1 Daily Devotional

Today’s Reading – Habakkuk 1 The prophecy that Habakkuk the prophet received. Habakkuk’s Complaint 2 How long, Lord, must I call for help, but you do not listen? Or cry out to you, “Violence!” but you do not save? 3 Why do you make me look at injustice? Why do you tolerate wrongdoing? Destruction and violence are before me; there is […]

March 16, 2016

Micah 7 Daily Devotional

Today’s Reading – Micah 7 Israel’s Misery What misery is mine! I am like one who gathers summer fruit at the gleaning of the vineyard; there is no cluster of grapes to eat, none of the early figs that I crave. 2 The faithful have been swept from the land; not one upright person remains. Everyone lies in […]

March 15, 2016