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Day 1 | September 1, 2021

Psalm 145:3
"Great is the Lord and most worthy of praise;
   his greatness no one can fathom."

Day 2 | September 2, 2021

Matthew 6:33
"But seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things will be added to you. "

Day 3 | September 3, 2021

Matthew 6:26-30
"Look at the birds of the air: they neither sow nor reap nor gather into barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not of more value than they? And which of you by being anxious can add a single hour to his span of life? And why are you anxious about clothing? Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow: they neither toil nor spin, yet I tell you, even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these. But if God so clothes the grass of the field, which today is alive and tomorrow is thrown into the oven, will he not much more clothe you, O you of little faith?"

Day 4 | September 4, 2021

Ephesians 4:32
"Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God in Christ forgave you."

Day 5 | September 5, 2021

James 1:12
"Blessed is the man who remains steadfast under trial, for when he has stood the test he will receive the crown of life, which God has promised to those who love him."

Day 6 | September 6, 2021

Isaiah 61:1-3
"The Spirit of the Lord God is upon me,
    because the Lord has anointed me
to bring good news to the poor;
    he has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted,
to proclaim liberty to the captives,
    and the opening of the prison to those who are bound;
to proclaim the year of the Lord's favor,
    and the day of vengeance of our God;
    to comfort all who mourn;
to grant to those who mourn in Zion—
    to give them a beautiful headdress instead of ashes,
the oil of gladness instead of mourning,
    the garment of praise instead of a faint spirit;
that they may be called oaks of righteousness,
    the planting of the Lord, that he may be glorified."

Day 7 | September 7, 2021

Psalm 103:1-5
"Bless the Lord, O my soul,
    and all that is within me,
    bless his holy name!
Bless the Lord, O my soul,
    and forget not all his benefits,
who forgives all your iniquity,
    who heals all your diseases,
who redeems your life from the pit,
    who crowns you with steadfast love and mercy,
who satisfies you with good
    so that your youth is renewed like the eagle's."

Day 8 | September 8, 2021

Zechariah 14:9 
"And the Lord shall be King over all the earth.
In that day it shall be—
'The Lord is one,'
And His name one. "

Day 9 | September 9, 2021

John 4:13-14

"Jesus said to her, 'Everyone who drinks of this water will be thirsty again, but whoever drinks of the water that I will give him will never be thirsty again. The water that I will give him will become in him a spring of water welling up to eternal life.' ”

Day 10 | September 10, 2021

Luke 23:33-34
"And when they came to the place that is called The Skull, there they crucified him, and the criminals, one on his right and one on his left. And Jesus said, 'Father, forgive them, for they know not what they do.' And they cast lots to divide his garments."

Day 11 | September 11, 2021

1 Timothy 6:11
"But as for you, O man of God, flee these things. Pursue righteousness, godliness, faith, love, steadfastness, gentleness."

Day 12 | September 12, 2021

Colossians 4:2-6
"Continue steadfastly in prayer, being watchful in it with thanksgiving. At the same time, pray also for us, that God may open to us a door for the word, to declare the mystery of Christ, on account of which I am in prison - that I may make it clear, which is how I ought to speak. Walk in wisdom toward outsiders, making the best use of the time. Let your speech always be gracious, seasoned with salt, so that you may know how you ought to answer each person."

Day 13 | September 13, 2021

Revelation 4:8-11                                                                                                    

"And the four living creatures, each of them with six wings, are full of eyes all around and within, and day and night they never cease to say,

     'Holy, holy, holy, is the Lord God Almighty,
      who was and is and is to come!'

And whenever the living creatures give glory and honor and thanks to him who is seated on the throne, who lives forever and ever, the twenty-four elders fall down before him who is seated on the throne and worship him who lives forever and ever. They cast their crowns before the throne, saying,

     'Worthy are you, our Lord and God,
      to receive glory and honor and power,
      for you created all things,
      and by your will they existed and were created.' ”

Day 14 | September 14, 2021

Matthew 19:14 
"Jesus said, 'Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.' "

Day 15 | September 15, 2021

1 John 1:9

"If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness."

Day 16 | September 16, 2021

Matthew 18:21-22

"Then Peter came up and said to him, 'Lord, how often will my brother sin against me, and I forgive him? As many as seven times?' Jesus said to him, 'I do not say to you seven times, but seventy-seven times.' "

Day 17 | September 17, 2021

Ephesians 6:13

"Therefore take up the whole armor of God, that you may be able to withstand in the evil day, and having done all, to stand firm."

Day 18 | September 18, 2021

Hebrews 12:28
"Therefore let us be grateful for receiving a kingdom that cannot be shaken, and thus let us offer to God acceptable worship, with reverence and awe,"

Day 19 | September 19, 2021

 Psalm 30:11-12

   "You have turned for me my mourning into dancing;
    you have loosed my sackcloth and clothed me with gladness,
    that my glory may sing your praise and not be silent.
    O Lord my God, I will give thanks to you forever!"

Day 20 | September 20, 2021

1 Chronicles 29:11

"Yours, O Lord, is the greatness and the power and the glory and the victory and the majesty, for all that is in the heavens and in the earth is yours. Yours is the kingdom, O Lord, and you are exalted as head above all."

Day 21 | September 21, 2021

Philippians 4:6

"Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God."

Day 22 | September 22, 2021

Matthew 5:38-42

“You have heard that it was said, ‘An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth.’ But I say to you, Do not resist the one who is evil. But if anyone slaps you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also. And if anyone would sue you and take your tunic, let him have your cloak as well. And if anyone forces you to go one mile, go with him two miles. Give to the one who begs from you, and do not refuse the one who would borrow from you."

Day 23 | September 23, 2021

1 Chronicles 16:31-34

    Let the heavens rejoice, let the earth be glad;
      let them say among the nations, "The Lord reigns!"
    Let the sea resound, and all that is in it;
      let the fields be jubilant, and everything in them!
    Let the trees of the forest sing,
      let them sing for joy before the Lord,
      for he comes to judge the earth.

    Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good;
      his love endures forever.

Day 24 | September 24, 2021

Collosians 3:1
And whatever you do, in word or deed, do everything in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him.

Day 25 | September 25, 2021

Psalm 103:19
    The Lord has established his throne in the heavens,
      and his kingdom rules over all.

Day 26 | September 26, 2021

John 3:16-18

God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son. Anyone who believes in him will not die but will have eternal life. God did not send his Son into the world to judge the world. He sent his Son to save the world through him. Anyone who believes in him is not judged. But anyone who does not believe is judged already. They have not believed in the name of God’s one and only Son.

Day 27 | September 27, 2021

Joshua 1:9

"Here is what I am commanding you to do. Be strong and brave. Do not be afraid. Do not lose hope. I am the Lord your God. I will be with you everywhere you go.”

Day 28 | September 28, 2021

1 John 2:1-6
My little children, I am writing these things to you so that you may not sin. But if anyone does sin, we have an advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous. He is the propitiation for our sins, and not for ours only but also for the sins of the whole world. And by this we know that we have come to know him, if we keep his commandments. Whoever says “I know him” but does not keep his commandments is a liar, and the truth is not in him, but whoever keeps his word, in him truly the love of God is perfected. By this we may know that we are in him: whoever says he abides in him ought to walk in the same way in which he walked.

Day 29 | September 29, 2021

Mathews 6:13
And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.

Day 30 | September 30, 2021

Psalm 95:1-3
Oh come, let us sing to the LORD; let us make a joyful noise to the rock of our salvation! Let us come into his presence with thanksgiving; let us make a joyful noise to him with songs of praise! For the LORD is a great God, and a great King above all gods.

Day 31 | October 1, 2021

Colossians 1:16
For by him all things were created, in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or rulers or authorities—all things were created through him and for him.

Day 32 | October 2, 2021

Matthew 5:2-12
And he opened his mouth and taught them, saying:

  “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.

  Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.

  Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth.

  Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they shall be satisfied.

  Blessed are the merciful, for they shall receive mercy.

  Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God.

  Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called sons of God.

  Blessed are those who are persecuted for righteousness' sake, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.

  Blessed are you when others revile you and persecute you and utter all kinds of evil against you falsely on my account. Rejoice and be glad, for your reward is great in heaven, for so they persecuted the prophets who were before you."

Day 33 | October 3, 2021

Matthew 16:16-20
Simon Peter replied, “You are the Christ, the Son of the living God.” And Jesus answered him, “Blessed are you, Simon Bar-Jonah! For flesh and blood has not revealed this to you, but my Father who is in heaven. And I tell you, you are Peter, and on this rock I will build my church, and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it. I will give you the keys of the kingdom of heaven, and whatever you bind on earth shall be bound in heaven, and whatever you loose on earth shall be loosed in heaven.” Then he strictly charged the disciples to tell no one that he was the Christ.

Day 34 | October 4, 2021
Luke 12:7 

Why, even the hairs of your head are all numbered. Fear not; you are of more value than many sparrows.

Day 35 | October 5, 2021
Psalm 103:1-5
Bless the Lord, O my soul,
   and all that is within me,
   bless his holy name!
Bless the Lord, O my soul,
   and forget not all his benefits,
who forgives all your iniquity,
   who heals all your diseases,
who redeems your life from the pit,
   who crowns you with steadfast love and mercy,
who satisfies you with good
   so that your youth is renewed like the eagle's.

Day 36 | October 6, 2021

Daniel 6:25-28

Then King Darius wrote to all the peoples, nations, and languages that dwell in all the earth: “Peace be multiplied to you. I make a decree, that in all my royal dominion people are to tremble and fear before the God of Daniel,

for he is the living God,
   enduring forever;
his kingdom shall never be destroyed,
   and his dominion shall be to the end.
He delivers and rescues;
   he works signs and wonders
   in heaven and on earth,
he who has saved Daniel
   from the power of the lions.”

So this Daniel prospered during the reign of Darius and the reign of Cyrus the Persian.

Day 37 | October 7, 2021

James 5:16

Therefore, confess your sins to one another and pray for one another, that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person has great power as it is working.

Day 38 | October 8, 2021

Matthew 7:7-11

Ask, and it will be given to you; seek, and you will find; knock, and it will be opened to you. For everyone who asks receives, and the one who seeks finds, and to the one who knocks it will be opened. Or which one of you, if his son asks him for bread, will give him a stone? Or if he asks for a fish, will give him a serpent? If you then, who are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father who is in heaven give good things to those who ask him!

Day 39 | October 9, 2021

John 15:12
This is my commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you.

Day 40 | October 10, 2021

Romans 11:5-6

So too at the present time there is a remnant, chosen by grace. But if it is by grace, it is no longer on the basis of works; otherwise grace would no longer be grace.

​Day 41 | October 11, 2021

Psalm 30:4-5

Sing praises to the Lord, O you His saints,
  and give thanks to His holy name.
For His anger is but for a moment,
  and His favor is for a lifetime.
Weeping may tarry for the night,
  but joy comes with the morning.

Day 42 | October 12, 2021

Ephesians 6:10-12

Finally, be strong in the Lord and in the strength of his might. Put on the whole armor of God, that you may be able to stand against the schemes of the devil. For we do not wrestle against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the cosmic powers over this present darkness, against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly places.

Day 43 | October 13, 2021

Isaiah 12:3-6

With joy you will draw water from the wells of salvation. And you will say in that day:

“Give thanks to the Lord,
    call upon his name,
make known his deeds among the peoples,
    proclaim that his name is exalted.

“Sing praises to the Lord, for he has done gloriously;
    let this be made known in all the earth.
Shout, and sing for joy, O inhabitant of Zion,
    for great in your midst is the Holy One of Israel.”

Day 44 | October 14, 2021

Philippians 2:8-11
And being found in appearance as a man,
    he humbled himself
    by becoming obedient to death—
        even death on a cross!

Therefore God exalted him to the highest place
    and gave him the name that is above every name,
that at the name of Jesus every knee should bow,
    in heaven and on earth and under the earth,
and every tongue acknowledge that Jesus Christ is Lord,
    to the glory of God the Father.

Day 45 | October 15, 2021

Psalm 42:1-2

As a deer pants for flowing streams,
    so pants my soul for you, O God.
My soul thirsts for God,
    for the living God.

Day 46 | October 16, 2021

Hebrew 12:28-29
Therefore let us be grateful for receiving a kingdom that cannot be shaken, and thus let us offer to God acceptable worship, with reverence and awe, for our God is a consuming fire.

Day 47 | October 17, 2021

Psalm 118:24 
This is the day that the LORD has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.

Day 48 | October 18, 2021

Jonah 2:9
"But I with the voice of thanksgiving
   will sacrifice to you;
what I have vowed I will pay.
   Salvation belongs to the Lord!”

Day 49 | October 19, 2021

1 Thessalonians 5:16-22
Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you. Do not quench the Spirit. Do not despise prophecies, but test everything; hold fast what is good. Abstain from every form of evil.

Day 50 | October 20, 2021

Colossians 3:13-14
bearing with one another and, if one has a complaint against another, forgiving each other; as the Lord has forgiven you, so you also must forgive. And above all these put on love, which binds everything together in perfect harmony.

Day 51 | October 21, 2021

Galatians 6:2

Bear one another's burdens, and so fulfill the law of Christ. 

Day 52 | October 22, 2021

Psalm 51:10

Create in me a clean heart, O God,

    and renew a right spirit within me.

Day 53 | October 23, 2021

Romans 15:13

May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound in hope.

​Day 54 | October 24, 2021

James 4:6b-7
Therefore it says, "God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble.” Submit yourselves therefore to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.

 

​Day 55 | October 25, 2021

Mark 4:39-41

And he awoke and rebuked the wind and said to the sea, “Peace! Be still!” And the wind ceased, and there was a great calm. He said to them, “Why are you so afraid? Have you still no faith?” And they were filled with great fear and said to one another, “Who then is this, that even the wind and the sea obey him?"

Day 56 | October 26, 2021

Isaiah 41:10

Fear not, for I am with you,
   be not dismayed, for I am your God;
I will strengthen you, I will help you,
   I will uphold you with my victorious right hand.

 

Day 57 | October 27, 2021

Isaiah 26:3

You will keep him in perfect peace,
Whose mind is stayed on You,
Because he trusts in You.

Day 58 | October 28, 2021

Deuteronomy 31:8

"It is the Lord who goes before you; he will be with you, he will not fail you or forsake you; do not fear or be dismayed.”

 

Day 59 | October 29, 2021

John 16:33
I have said these things to you, that in me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation. But take heart; I have overcome the world.

Day 60 | October 30, 2021

Psalm 32:8
I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go; I will counsel you with my eye upon you.

Day 61 | October 31, 2021

Psalm 37:23-24
The steps of a man are established by the Lord, when he delights in his way; though he fall, he shall not be cast headlong, for the Lord upholds his hand.

Day 62 | November 1, 2021

2 Corinthians 12:9-10
But he said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore I will boast all the more gladly of my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ may rest upon me. For the sake of Christ, then, I am content with weaknesses, insults, hardships, persecutions, and calamities. For when I am weak, then I am strong.

Day 63 | November 2, 2021

Jeremiah 29:11
For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope.

Day 64 | November 3, 2021

1 Peter 2:24

He himself bore our sins in his body on the tree, that we might die to sin and live to righteousness. By his wounds you have been healed.

Day 65 | November 4, 2021

Exodus 14:14

"The Lord will fight for you, and you have only to be silent.”

Day 66 | November 5, 2021

Psalm 91:3

For he will deliver you from the snare of the fowler
    and from the deadly pestilence.

Day 67 | November 6, 2021

Isaiah 43:2

When you pass through the waters, I will be with you;
    and through the rivers, they shall not overwhelm you;
when you walk through fire you shall not be burned,
    and the flame shall not consume you.

Day 68 | November 7, 2021

Isaiah 54:10
"For the mountains may depart
    and the hills be removed,
but my steadfast love shall not depart from you,
    and my covenant of peace shall not be removed,”
    says the Lord, who has compassion on you.

Day 69 | November 8, 2021

James 1:5
If any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask God, who gives generously to all without reproach, and it will be given him.

Day 70 | November 9, 2021

Ephesians 3:16-19
...that according to the riches of his glory he may grant you to be strengthened with power through his Spirit in your inner being, so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith—that you, being rooted and grounded in love, may have strength to comprehend with all the saints what is the breadth and length and height and depth, and to know the love of Christ that surpasses knowledge, that you may be filled with all the fullness of God. 

Day 71 | November 10, 2021

Matthew 11:28

Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.

Day 72 | November 11, 2021

1 Peter 2:24

He himself bore our sins in his body on the tree, that we might die to sin and live to righteousness. By his wounds you have been healed.

Day 73 | November 12, 2021

Psalm 147:3

He heals the brokenhearted
    and binds up their wounds.

Day 74 | November 13, 2021

Revelation 21:4

"He will wipe away every tear from their eyes, and death shall be no more, neither shall there be mourning, nor crying, nor pain anymore, for the former things have passed away.”

Day 75 | November 14, 2021

Psalm 73:26

My flesh and my heart may fail,
    but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.

Day 76 | November 15, 2021

Proverbs 16:24

Gracious words are like a honeycomb,
    sweetness to the soul and health to the body.

Day 77 | November 16, 2021

Genesis 1:1

In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth. 

Day 78 | November 17, 2021

Revelation 22:21

The grace of the Lord Jesus be with all. Amen.

Day 79 | November 18, 2021

Philippians 2:6-8

...who, though he was in the form of God, did not count equality with God a thing to be grasped, but emptied himself, by taking the form of a servant, being born in the likeness of men. And being found in human form, he humbled himself by becoming obedient to the point of death, even death on a cross.

Day 80 | November 19, 2021

Matthew 6:9-13

Pray then like this:

    “Our Father in heaven,
   hallowed be your name.
   Your kingdom come,
   your will be done,
     on earth as it is in heaven.
   Give us this day our daily bread,
   and forgive us our debts,
     as we also have forgiven our debtors.
   And lead us not into temptation,
     but deliver us from evil."

Day 81 | November 20, 2021

Psalm 133:1-3
Behold, how good and pleasant it is
   when brothers dwell in unity!
It is like the precious oil on the head,
   running down on the beard,
on the beard of Aaron,
   running down on the collar of his robes!
It is like the dew of Hermon,
   which falls on the mountains of Zion!
For there the Lord has commanded the blessing,
   life forevermore.

Day 82 | November 21, 2021

Malachi 2:10
Have we not all one Father? Has not one God created us? Why then are we faithless to one another, profaning the covenant of our fathers? 

Day 83 | November 22, 2021

Romans 12:4-5
For as in one body we have many members, and the members do not all have the same function, so we, though many, are one body in Christ, and individually members one of another. 

Day 84 | November 23, 2021

1 Corinthians 1:10
I appeal to you, brothers, by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that all of you agree, and that there be no divisions among you, but that you be united in the same mind and the same judgment. 

Day 85 | November 24, 2021

Ephesians 4:3

...eager to maintain the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.

Day 86 | November 25, 2021

Psalm 100:4

Enter his gates with thanksgiving,
   and his courts with praise!
   Give thanks to him; bless his name!

Day 87 | November 26, 2021

2 Thessalonians 1:3

We ought always to give thanks to God for you, brothers, as is right, because your faith is growing abundantly, and the love of every one of you for one another is increasing.

Day 88 | November 27, 2021

Jonah 2:9

"But I with the voice of thanksgiving
   will sacrifice to you;
what I have vowed I will pay.
   Salvation belongs to the Lord!”

Day 89 | November 28, 2021

Ruth 2:12

"The Lord repay you for what you have done, and a full reward be given you by the Lord, the God of Israel, under whose wings you have come to take refuge!”

Day 90 | November 29, 2021

1 Corinthians 4:7-9

For who sees anything different in you? What do you have that you did not receive? If then you received it, why do you boast as if you did not receive it?

Already you have all you want! Already you have become rich! Without us you have become kings! And would that you did reign, so that we might share the rule with you! For I think that God has exhibited us apostles as last of all, like men sentenced to death, because we have become a spectacle to the world, to angels, and to men.

Day 91 | November 30, 2021

Lamentations 3:22-23

The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases;
    his mercies never come to an end;
they are new every morning;
    great is your faithfulness.

Day 92 | December 1, 2021

Jeremiah 33:11

"...the voice of mirth and the voice of gladness, the voice of the bridegroom and the voice of the bride, the voices of those who sing, as they bring thank offerings to the house of the Lord:

    'Give thanks to the Lord of hosts,
        for the Lord is good,
        for his steadfast love endures forever!’

For I will restore the fortunes of the land as at first, says the Lord."

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