One Year Bible Readings
September 25 - October 1
25 Isaiah 45:11-48:11: “Cyrus, God’s Instrument,” “The Lord, the Only Savior,” “Dead Idols and the
Living God,” “The Humiliation of Babylon,” and “Israel Refined for God’s Glory.”
“Look to Me, and be saved, all you ends of the earth! For I am God,
and there is no other.” (Isaiah 45:22 NKJV)
Ephesians 4:1-16: “Walk in Unity,” and “Spiritual Gifts.”
“And He Himself gave some to be apostles, some prophets, some evangelists, and some pastors and teachers, for the equipping of the saints for the work of ministry, for the edifying of the body of Christ. (Ephesians 4:11-12 NKJV)
Psalm 68:19-35: “The Glory of God in His Goodness to Israel.” A Psalm of David. A Song.
“Blessed be the Lord, who daily loads us with benefits, the God of our salvation! Our God is the God of salvation; and to God the Lord belong escapes from death.” (Psalm 68:19 NKJV)
Proverbs 24:3-4: “Sayings of the Wise.”
“Through wisdom a house is built, and by understanding it is established;
by knowledge the rooms are filled with all precious and pleasant riches.”
(Proverbs 24:3-4 NKJV)
26 Isaiah 48:12-50:11: “God’s Ancient Plan to Redeem Israel,” “The Servant, the Light to the Gentiles,”
“God Will Remember Zion,” and “The Servant, Israel’s Hope.”
“‘There is no peace,’ says the Lord, ‘for the wicked.’” (Isaiah 48:22 NKJV)
Ephesians 4:17-32: “The New Man,” and “Do Not Grieve the Spirit.”
“And do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God, by whom you were sealed
for the day of redemption…And be kind to one another, tenderhearted,
forgiving one another, even as God in Christ forgave you.” (Ephesians 4:30 -32 NKJV)
Psalm 69:1-18: “An Urgent Plea for Help in Trouble.” A Psalm of David.
Proverbs 24:5-6: “Sayings of the Wise.”
27 Isaiah 51:1-53:12: “The Lord Comforts Zion,” “God’s Fury Removed,” “God Redeems Jerusalem,” and “The Sin-Bearing Servant.”
“But He was wounded for our transgressions, He was bruised for our iniquities;
the chastisement for our peace was upon Him, and by His stripes we are healed.
All we like sheep have gone astray; we have turned, every one, to his own way; and the Lord has laid on Him the iniquity of us all.” (Isaiah 53:5-6 NKJV)
Ephesians 5:1-33: “Walk in Love,” “Walk in Light,” “Walk in Wisdom,” and
“Marriage -- Christ and the Church.”
“For you were once darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Walk as children of light (for the fruit of the Spirit is in all goodness, righteousness, and truth),
finding out what is acceptable to the Lord.” (Ephesians 5:8-10 NKJV)
Psalm 69:19-36: “An Urgent Plea for Help in Trouble.” A Psalm of David.
“Let heaven and earth praise Him, the seas and everything that moves in them. For God will save Zion and build the cities of Judah, that they may dwell there and possess it...And those who love His name shall dwell in it.” (Psalm 69:34-36 NKJV)
Proverbs 24:7: “Sayings of the Wise.”
28 Isaiah 54:1-57:14: “A Perpetual Covenant of Peace,” “An Invitation to Abundant Life,”
“Salvation for the Gentiles,” “Israel’s Irresponsible Leaders,”
“Israel’s Futile Idolatry” and “Healing for the Backslider.”
“‘No weapon formed against you shall prosper, and every tongue which rises against you in judgment you shall condemn. This is the heritage of the servants of the Lord, and their righteousness is from Me,’ says the Lord.” (Isaiah 54:17 NKJV)
Ephesians 6:1-24: “Children and Parents,” “Bondservants and Masters,” “The Whole Armor of God,” and “A Gracious Greeting.”
“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.” (Ephesians 6:13 NKJV)
One Year Bible Readings – Sunday, September 25th - Saturday, October 1st, 2016
September 28th continued...
Psalm 70:1-5: “Prayer for Relief from Adversaries.” A Psalm of David.
“But I am poor and needy; make haste to me, O God! You are my help and
my deliverer; O Lord, do not delay.’” (Psalm 70:5 NKJV)
Proverbs 24:8: “Sayings of the Wise.”
29 Isaiah 57:15-59:21: “Healing for the Backslider,” “Fasting that Pleases God,” “Separated from God,” “Sin Confessed,” and “The Redeemer of Zion.”
“Behold, the Lord’s hand is not shortened, that it cannot save;
nor His ear heavy, that it cannot hear.” (Isaiah 59:1 NKJV)
Philippians 1:1-26: “Greeting,” “Thankfulness and Prayer,” “Christ Is Preached,” and “To Live Is Christ.”
“For to me, to live is Christ, and to die is gain.” (Philippians 1:21 NKJV)
Psalm 71:1-24: “God the Rock of Salvation.” An Orphanic Psalm.
“Be my strong refuge, to which I may resort continually; You have given the commandment to save me, for You are my rock and my fortress.”(Psalm 71:3 NKJV)
Proverbs 24:9-10: “Sayings of the Wise.”
30 Isaiah 60:1-62:5: “The Gentiles Bless Zion,” “God the Glory of His People,”
“The Good News of Salvation,” and “Assurance of Zion’s Salvation.”
“The Spirit of the Lord God is upon Me, because the Lord has anointed
Me to preach good tidings to the poor; He has sent Me to heal the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison
to those who are bound; to proclaim the acceptable year of the Lord,
and the day of vengeance of our God; to comfort all who mourn, to console those who mourn in Zion, to give them beauty for ashes, the oil of joy for mourning,
the garment of praise for the spirit of heaviness; that they may be called trees of righteousness, the planting of the Lord, that He may be glorified.” (Isaiah 61:1-3 NKJV)
Philippians 1:27-2:18: “Striving and Suffering for Christ,” “Unity Through Humility,”
“The Humbled and Exalted Christ,” and “Light Bearers.”
“Therefore God also has highly exalted Him and given Him the name which is above every name, that at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, of those in heaven, and of those on earth, and of those under the earth, and that every tongue should confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father.” (Philippians 2:9-11 NKJV)
Psalm 72:1-20: “Glory and Universality of the Messiah’s Reign.” A Psalm of Solomon.
“Blessed be the Lord God, the God of Israel, who only does wondrous things!
…The prayers of David, the son of Jesse are ended.” (Psalm 72:18-20 NKJV)
Proverbs 24:11-12: “Sayings of the Wise.”
1 Isaiah 62:6-65:25: “Assurance of Zion’s Salvation,” “The Lord in Judgment and Salvation,”
“God’s Mercy Remembered,” “A Prayer of Penitence,”
“The Righteousness of God’s Judgment,” and “The Glorious New Creation.”
“It shall come to pass that before they call, I will answer;
and while they are still speaking, I will hear.” (Isaiah 65:24 NKJV)
Philippians 2:19-3:3: “Timothy Commended,” “Epaphroditus Praised,” and “All for Christ.”
“Finally, my brethren, rejoice in the Lord.” (Philippians 3:1 NKJV)
Psalm 73:1-28: “The Tragedy of the Wicked, and the Blessedness of Trust in God.” A Psalm of Asaph.
“My flesh and my heart fail; but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever. For indeed, those who are far from You shall perish.” (Psalm 73:26-27 NKJV)
Proverbs 24:13-14: “Sayings of the Wise.”