Monday, February 27, 2012

CHPP One Year Bible Readings February 26 - March 3

One Year Bible Readings
February 26 - March 3
26  Leviticus 19:1-20:21:             “Moral and Ceremonial Laws,” and “Penalties for Breaking the Law.”
                                                 “Consecrate yourselves therefore, and be holy, for I am the Lord your God. And     you shall keep My statutes, and perform them: I am the Lord who sanctifies you.”
                                                 (Leviticus 20: 7-8 NKJV)                       
      Mark 8:11-38:                       “The Pharisees Seek a Sign,” “Beware of the Leaven of the Pharisees and Herod,” “A Blind Man Healed at Bethsaida,” “Peter Confesses Jesus as the Christ,” “Jesus Predicts His Death and Resurrection,” and “Take Up the Cross and Follow Him.”
                                                 “For what will it profit a man if he gains the whole world, and loses his own soul?”
                                                 (Mark 8: 36 NKJV)
      Psalm 42:1-11:                     “Yearning for God in the Midst of Distresses.”
                                                 “As the deer pants for the water brooks, so pants my soul for You, O God.”
                                                 (Psalm 42: 1 NKJV)

      Proverbs 10:17:                   “Wise Sayings of Solomon.”  
27  Leviticus 20:22-22:16:           “Penalties for Breaking the Law,” and “Regulations for Conduct of Priests.”
                                                 “And you shall be holy to Me, for I the Lord am holy, and have separated you from                   the peoples, that you should be Mine.’” (Leviticus 20: 26 NKJV)
      Mark 9:1-29:                         “Jesus Transfigured on the Mount,” and “A Boy Is Healed.”
                                                 “Jesus said to him, ‘If you can believe, all things are possible to him who                               believes.’” (Mark 9: 23 NKJV)
      Psalm 43:1-5:                       “Prayer to God in Time of Trouble.” Orphanic Psalm.
                                                 “Vindicate me, O God, and plead my cause against an ungodly nation; oh,
                                                 deliver me from the deceitful and unjust man!” (Psalm 43: 1 NKJV)

      Proverbs 10:18:                   “Wise Sayings of Solomon.”    
28  Leviticus 22:17-23:44:           “Offerings Accepted and Not Accepted,” “Feasts of the Lord,” “The Sabbath,”
                                                 “The Passover and Unleavened Bread,” “The Feast of Firstfruits,”
                                                 “The Feast of Weeks,” “The Feast of Trumpets,” “The Day of Atonement,” and
                                                 “The Feast of Tabernacles.”
                                                 “And the Lord spoke to Moses, saying, ‘Speak to the children of Israel, and say to                   them: “The feasts of the Lord, which you shall proclaim to be holy convocations,                                  these are My feasts.’” (Leviticus 23: 1-2 NKJV)
      Mark 9:30-10:12:                  “Jesus Again Predicts His Death and Resurrection,” “Who Is The Greatest?” “Jesus Forbids Sectarianism,” “Jesus Warns of Offenses,” “Tasteless Salt Is Worthless,” and “Marriage and Divorce.”
      Psalm 44:1-8:                       “Redemption Remembered in Present Dishonor.”
                                                 A Contemplation of the Sons of Korah.
      Proverbs 10:19:                   “Wise Sayings of Solomon.”

29 Special Readings
       For Leap Year,
       February 29th:                   “From Leap Day:  Reading Suggestions

1    Leviticus 24:1-25:46:             “Care of the Tabernacle Lamps,” “The Bread of the Tabernacle,” “The Penalty for         Blasphemy,” “The Sabbath of the Seventh Year,” “The Year of Jubilee,”                                               “Provisions for the Seventh Year,”  “Redemption of Property,”
                                                 “Lending to the Poor,” and “The Law Concerning Slavery.”
                                                 “That fiftieth year shall be a Jubilee to you; in it you shall neither sow nor reap                         what grows of its own accord, nor gather the grapes of your untended vine...”
(Leviticus 25: 11NKJV) Note: Read the entire chapter, Leviticus 25, to fully understand “The Year of Jubilee,” especially when celebrating a 50th Birthday!
      Mark 10:13-31:                     “Jesus Blesses Little Children,” “Jesus Counsels the Rich Young Ruler,” and                           “With God All Things Are Possible.”
                                                “But Jesus looked at them and said, ‘ With men it is impossible, but not with God; for with God all things are possible.’” (Mark 10:27 NKJV)
      Psalm 44:9-26:                     “Redemption Remembered in Present Dishonor.”
                                                 A Contemplation of the Sons of Korah.
                                                 “Yet for Your sake, we are killed all day long; we are accounted as sheep for the                      slaughter. Awake! Why do You sleep, O Lord? Arise! Do not cast us off forever.”                                  (Psalm 44: 22-23 NKJV)
      Proverbs 10:20-21:               “Wise Sayings of Solomon.”  
2   Leviticus 25:47-27:13:            “The Law Concerning Slavery,” “Promise of Blessing and Retribution,” and                                                        “Redeeming Persons and Property Dedicated to God.”

      Mark 10:32-52:                     “Jesus a Third Time Predicts His Death and Resurrection,” “Greatness Is Serving,”                  and  “Jesus Heals Blind Bartimaeus.”
                                                 “For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give
                                                 His life a ransom for many.” (Mark 10: 45 NKJV)
      Psalm 45:1-17:                    “The Glories of the Messiah and His Bride.” A Contemplation of the Sons of Korah. A Song of Love.
                                                 “You love righteousness and hate wickedness; therefore God, Your God, has                          anointed You with the oil of gladness more than Your companions.”
                                                 (Psalm 45: 7 NKJV)                  
      Proverbs 10:22:                   “Wise Sayings of Solomon.”
                                                 “The Blessing of the Lord makes one rich, and He adds no sorrow with it.”
                                                 (Proverbs 10: 22 NKJV)
3    Leviticus 27:14-Numbers 1:54:Redeeming Persons and Property Dedicated to God,” and                                  “The First Census of Israel.”

     Mark 11:1-26:                        “The Triumphal Entry,” “The Fig Tree Withered,” “Jesus Cleanses the Temple,”                  “The Lesson of the Withered Fig Tree,” and “Forgiveness and Prayer.”
                                                 “Hosanna! Blessed is He who comes in the name of the Lord!” (Mark 11: 9b NKJV)

      Psalm 46:1-11:                     “God the Refuge of His People and Conqueror of the Nations.”
                                                 A Psalm of the Sons of Korah.
                                                 “Be still and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations,
                                                 I will be exalted in the earth!” (Psalm 46: 10 NKJV)
      Proverbs 10:23:                   “Wise Sayings of Solomon.”
                                                 “To do evil is like sport to a fool, but a man of understanding has wisdom.”
                                                 (Proverbs 10: 23 NKJV)