One Year Bible Readings
August 11 - August 17
11 Nehemiah 1:1-3:14: “Nehemiah Prays for His People,” “Nehemiah Sent to Judah,”
“Nehemiah Views the Wall of Jerusalem,” and “Rebuilding the Wall.”
“Then I said to them, ‘You see the distress that we are in, how Jerusalem lies waste, and its gates are burned with fire. Come and let us build the wall of Jerusalem, that we may no longer be a reproach.’” (Nehemiah 2:17 NKJV)
1 Corinthians 7:1-24: “Principles of Marriage,” “Keep Your Marriage Vows,” and
“Live as You Are Called.”
“But if the unbeliever departs, let him depart; a brother or a sister is not under bondage in such cases. But God has called us to peace.” (1 Corinthians 7:15 NKJV)
Psalm 31:19-24: “The Lord a Fortress in Adversity.” A Psalm of David.
“Blessed be the Lord, for He has shown me His marvelous kindness
in a strong city!” (Psalm 31:21 NKJV)
Proverbs 21:4: “Wise Sayings of Solomon.”
12 Nehemiah 3:15-5:13: “Rebuilding the Wall,” “The Wall Defended Against Enemies,” and
“Nehemiah Deals with Oppression.”
“And I looked, and arose and said to the nobles, to the leaders, and to the rest of the people, ‘Do not be afraid of them. Remember the Lord, great and awesome, and fight for your brethren, your sons, your daughters, your wives, and
your houses. Wherever you hear the sound of the trumpet, rally to us there.
Our God will fight for us.’” (Nehemiah 4:14 and 20 NKJV)
1 Corinthians 7:25-40: “To the Unmarried and Widows.”
Psalm 32:1-11: “The Joy of Forgiveness.” A Psalm of David.
“I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go;
I will guide you with My eye.” (Psalm 32:8 NKJV)
Proverbs 21:5-7: “Wise Sayings of Solomon.”
“The violence of the wicked will destroy them, because they refuse to do justice.”
(Proverbs 21:7 NKJV)
13 Nehemiah 5:14-7:73: “The Generosity of Nehemiah,” “Conspiracy Against Nehemiah,”
“The Wall Completed,” and “The Captives Who Returned to Jerusalem.”
“So I sent messengers to them, saying, ‘I am doing a great work so that I cannot come down. Why should the work cease while I leave it and go down to you?’”
(Nehemiah 6:3 NKJV)
1 Corinthians 8:1-13: “Be Sensitive to Conscience.”
Psalm 33:1-11: “The Sovereignty of the Lord in Creation and History.” An Orphanic Psalm.
“The Lord brings the counsel of the nations to nothing;
He makes the plans of the peoples of no effect.” (Psalm 33:10 NKJV)
Proverbs 21:8-10: “Wise Sayings of Solomon.”
14 Nehemiah 7:73-9:21: “The Captives Who Returned to Jerusalem,” “Ezra Reads the Law,”
“The Feast of Tabernacles,” and “The People Confess Their Sins.”
“And Nehemiah, who was the governor, Ezra the priest and scribe, and the Levites who taught the people said to all the people, ‘This day is holy to the Lord your God; do not mourn nor weep.’ For all the people wept, when they heard the
words of the Law. Then he said to them, ‘Go your way...for this day is holy to our Lord. Do not sorrow, for the joy of the Lord is your strength.’” (Nehemiah 8:9-10 NKJV)
One Year Bible Readings – Sunday, August, 11th - Saturday, August 17th, 2013
August 14th continued...
1 Corinthians 9:1-18: “A Pattern of Self Denial.”
Psalm 33:12-22: “The Sovereignty of the Lord in Creation and History.” An Orphanic Psalm.
“Blessed is the nation whose God is the Lord,
the people He has chosen as His own inheritance.” (Psalm 33:12 NKJV)
Proverbs 21:11-12: “Wise Sayings of Solomon.”
“The righteous God wisely considers the house of the wicked,
overthrowing the wicked for their wickedness.” (Proverbs 21:12 NKJV)
15 Nehemiah 9:22-10:39: “The People Confess Their Sins,” “The People Who Sealed the Covenant,” and
“The Covenant That Was Sealed.”
“Nevertheless they were disobedient and rebelled against You,
cast Your law behind their backs and killed Your prophets, who testified against them to turn them to Yourself; and they worked great provocations
Therefore You delivered them into the hand of their enemies....
Nevertheless in Your great mercy You did not utterly consume them nor forsake them; for You are God, gracious and merciful.” (Nehemiah 9:26, 27 and 31 NKJV)
1 Corinthians 9:19-10:13: “Serving All Men,” “Striving for a Crown,” and “Old Testament Examples.”
“Therefore I run thus: not with uncertainty. Thus I fight: not as one who beats the air. But I discipline my body and bring it into subjection, lest, when I have preached to others, I myself should become disqualified.” (1 Corinthians 9:26-27 NKJV)
Psalm 34:1-10: “The Happiness of Those Who Trust in God.” A Psalm of David.
“The angel of the Lord encamps all around those who fear Him,
and delivers them.” (Psalm 34:7 NKJV)
Proverbs 21:13: “Wise Sayings of Solomon.”
16 Nehemiah 11:1-12:26: “The People Dwelling in Jerusalem,” “The People Dwelling Outside Jerusalem,” and “The Priests and Levites.”
1 Corinthians 10:14-33: “Flee From Idolatry,” and “All to the Glory of God.”
“Therefore, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do,
do all to the glory of God.” (1 Corinthians 10:31 NKJV)
Psalm 34:11-22: “The Happiness of Those Who Trust in God.” A Psalm of David.
“Many are the afflictions of the righteous, but the Lord delivers him out of them all.”
(Psalm 34:19 NKJV)
Proverbs 21:14-16: “Wise Sayings of Solomon.”
17 Nehemiah 12:27-13:31: “Nehemiah Dedicates the Wall,” “Temple Responsibilities,”
“Principles of Separation,” and “The Reforms of Nehemiah.”
“Remember me, O my God, for good!” (Nehemiah 13:31b NKJV)
1 Corinthians 11:1-16: “Head Coverings.”
“But I want you to know that the head of every man is Christ,
the head of woman is man, and the head of Christ is God.” (1 Corinthians 11:3 NKJV)
Psalm 35:1-16: “The Lord the Avenger of His People.” A Psalm of David.
“All my bones shall say, ‘Lord, who is like You, delivering the poor from him who is too strong for him, yes, the poor and the needy from him who plunders him?’”
(Psalm 35:10 NKJV)
Proverbs 21:17-18: “Wise Sayings of Solomon.”
“The wicked shall be a ransom for the righteous, and the unfaithful for the upright.”
(Proverbs 21:18 NKJV)