Monday, August 4, 2014

CHPP One Year Bible Readings August 3 - August 9

One Year Bible Readings
August 3 - August 9
3    2 Chronicles 33:14-34:33:      “Manasseh Restored After Repentance,” “Death of Manasseh,”
                                                            “Amon’s Reign and Death,” “Josiah Reigns in Judah,”
                                                            “Hilkiah Finds the Book of the Law,” and “Josiah Restores True Worship.”
                                                            “And he did what was right in the sight of the Lord, and walked in the ways of his                                            father David; he did not turn aside to the right hand or to the left.”
                                                            (2 Chronicles 34:2 NKJV)
      Romans 16:10-27:                “Greeting Roman Saints,” “Avoid Divisive Persons,”
                                                “Greetings from Paul’s Friends,” and “Benediction.”
                                                “And the God of peace will crush satan under your feet shortly.
                                                The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you. Amen.” (Romans 16:20 NKJV)
      Psalm 26:1-12:                     A Prayer for Divine Scrutiny and Redemption.” A Psalm of David.                       
      Proverbs 20:19:                   “Wise Sayings of Solomon.”
4    2 Chronicles 35:1-36:23:       “Josiah Keeps the Passover,” “Josiah Dies in Battle,”
      “The Reign and Captivity of Jehoahaz,” “The Reign and Captivity of Jehoiakim,” “The Reign and Captivity of Jehoiachin,” “Zedekiah Reigns in Judah,”
      “The Fall of Jerusalem,” and “The Proclamation of Cyrus.”
                                                            “Thus says Cyrus king of Persia: All the kingdoms of the earth the Lord God of                                                 heaven has given me. And He has commanded me to build Him a house at           Jerusalem which is in Judah. Who is among you of all His people?
                                                            May the Lord his God be with him, and let him go up!” (2 Chronicles 36:23 NKJV)

     1 Corinthians 1:1-17:             “Greeting,” “Spiritual Gifts at Corinth,” and “Sectarianism is Sin.”
                                                “Now I plead with you, brethren, by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that you all speak the same thing, and that there be no divisions among you, but that you be
                                                perfectly joined together in the same mind and in the same judgment.”
                                                (1 Corinthians 1:10 NKJV)
      Psalm 27:1-6:                       “An Exuberant Declaration of Faith.” A Psalm of David.
                                                 “The Lord is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear?” (Psalm 27:1 NKJV)
      Proverbs 20:20-21:               “Wise Sayings of Solomon.”
5    Ezra 1:1-2:70:                       “End of the Babylonian Captivity,” and “The Captives Who Returned to Jerusalem.
      1 Corinthians 1:18-2:5:          “Christ the Power and Wisdom of God,” “Glory Only in the Lord,” and
                                                 “Christ Crucified.”
                                                 “But God has chosen the foolish things of the world to put to shame the wise,
                         and God has chosen the weak things of the world to put to shame
                         the things which are mighty.” (1 Corinthians 1:27 NKJV)  
      Psalm 27:7-14:                     An Exuberant Declaration of Faith.” A Psalm of David.
“I know that I will live to see the Lord’s goodness in this present life. Trust in the Lord, have faith, do not despair. Trust in the Lord.” (Psalm 27:13-14 Good News Bible)
Proverbs 20:22-23:               Wise Sayings of Solomon.”
                                                            “Wait for the Lord, and He will save You.” (Proverbs 20:22b NKJV)           

6    Ezra 3:1-4:23:                       “Worship Restored at Jerusalem,” “Restoration of the Temple Begins,”
                                                 “Resistance to Rebuilding the Temple,” and “Rebuilding of Jerusalem Opposed.”
      1 Corinthians 2:6-3:4:            “Spiritual Wisdom,” and “Sectarianism is Carnal.”

      Psalm 28:1-9:                       “Rejoicing in Answered Prayer.” A Psalm of David.
                                                 “Save Your people, and bless Your inheritance; shepherd them also,
                                                 and bear them up forever.” (Psalm 28:9 NKJV)
One Year Bible Readings – Sunday, August, 3rd - Saturday, August 9th, 2014
August 6th continued...             
      Proverbs 20:24-25:               “Wise Sayings of Solomon.”      
7    Ezra 4:24-6:22:                     “Rebuilding of Jerusalem Opposed,” “Restoration of the Temple Resumed,”
                                                 “The Decree of Darius,” “The Temple Completed and Dedicated,” and
                                                 “The Passover Celebrated.”
      “And may the God who causes His name to dwell there destroy any king or people who put their hand to alter it, or to destroy this house of God which is in Jerusalem. I Darius issue a decree; let it be done diligently.” (Ezra 6:12 NKJV)
      1 Corinthians 3:5-23:             “Watering, Working, Warning,” and “Avoid Worldly Wisdom.”
                                                 “And you are Christ’s, and Christ is God’s.” (1 Corinthians 3:23 NKJV)
      Psalm 29:1-11:                     “Praise to God in His Holiness and Majesty.” A Psalm of David.
“The Lord will give strength to His people;
 the Lord will bless His people with peace.” (Psalm 29:11 NKJV)
      Proverbs 20:26-27:               “Wise Sayings of Solomon.”
                                                 “The spirit of a man is the lamp of the Lord,
                                                 searching all the inner depths of his heart.” (Proverbs 20:27 NKJV)
8    Ezra 7:1-8:20:                       “The Arrival of Ezra,” “The Letter of Artaxerxes to Ezra,”
                                                 “Heads of Families Who Returned with Ezra,” and “Servants for the Temple.”
“Blessed be the Lord God of our fathers, who has put such a thing as this in the king’s heart, to beautify the house of the Lord which is in Jerusalem...
So I was encouraged, as the hand of the Lord my God was upon me;
and I gathered leading men of Israel to go up with me.” (Ezra 7:27 and 28b NKJV)
      1 Corinthians 4:1-21:             “Stewards of the Mysteries of God,” “Fools for Christ’s Sake,” and
                                                 “Paul’s Paternal Care.”
“Therefore judge nothing before the time, until the Lord comes, who will both bring  to light the hidden things of darkness and reveal the counsels of the hearts.
                                                 Then each one’s praise will come from God.” (1 Corinthians 4:5 NKJV)
      Psalm 30:1-12:                     “The Blessedness of Answered Prayer.” A Psalm.
                                                 A Song at the dedication of the house of David.                
“For His anger is but for a moment, His favor is for life; weeping may endure
for a night, but joy comes in the morning.” (Psalm 30:5 NKJV)
      Proverbs 20:28-30:               “Wise Sayings of Solomon.”
                                                 “The glory of young men is their strength,
                                                  and the splendor of old men is their gray head.” (Proverbs 20:29 NKJV)        
9    Ezra 8:21-9:15:                     “Fasting and Prayer for Protection,” “Gifts for the Temple,”
                                                 “The Return to Jerusalem,” and “Intermarriage with Pagans.”
      “Then I proclaimed a fast there at the river of Ahava, that we might humble ourselves before our God, to seek from Him the right way for us and our little ones and all our possessions...So we fasted and entreated our God for this,
      and He answered our prayer.” (Ezra 8:21- 23 NKJV)
      1 Corinthians 5:1-13:            “Immorality Defiles the Church,” and  “Immorality Must Be Judged.”
      Psalm 31:1-8:                      “The Lord a Fortress in Adversity.” A Psalm of David.
“Into Your hand I commit my spirit; You have redeemed me, O Lord God of truth.” (Psalm 31:5 NKJV)
      Proverbs 21:1-2:                  “Wise Sayings of Solomon.”
                                                “The king’s heart is in the hand of the Lord, like the rivers of water;
                                                 He turns it wherever He wishes.” (Proverbs 21:1 NKJV)