One Year Bible Readings
Sunday, December 11th- Saturday, December 17th 2016
11 Amos 4:1-6:14: “Punishment of Israel’s Sins,” “Israel Did Not Accept Correction,”
“A Lament for Israel,” “A Call to Repentance,” “The Day of the Lord,” and “Warnings to Zion and Samaria.”
“For thus says the Lord to the house of Israel: ‘Seek Me and live.’” (Amos 5:4 NKJV)
Revelation 2:18-3:6: “The Corrupt Church, Thyatira,” and “The Dead Church, Sardis.”
“And he who overcomes, and keeps My works until the end, to him I will give power over the nations —‘He shall rule them with a rod of iron; they shall be dashed to pieces like the potter’s vessels’— as I also have received from My Father; and I will give him the morning star.” (Revelation 2:26-28 NKJV)
Psalm 130:1-8: “Waiting for the Redemption of the Lord.” A Song of Ascents. An Orphanic Psalm.
Proverbs 29:21-22: “Further Wise Sayings of Solomon.”
“An angry man stirs up strife, and a furious man abounds in transgression.”
(Proverbs 29:22 NKJV)
12 Amos 7:1-9:15: “Vision of the Locusts,” “Vision of the Fire,” “Vision of the Plumb Line,”
“Amaziah’s Complaint,” “Vision of the Summer Fruit,” “The Destruction of Israel,” and “Israel Will Be Restored.”
“I will plant them in their land, and no longer shall they be pulled up from the land
I have given them,’ says the LORD your God. ” (Amos 9:15 NKJV)
Revelation 3:7-22: “The Faithful Church, Philadelphia,” and “The Lukewarm Church, Laodicea.”
“He who overcomes, I will make him a pillar in the temple of My God, and he shall go out no more. I will write on him the name of My God and the name of the city of My God, the New Jerusalem, which comes down out of heaven from My God.
And I will write on him My new name.” (Revelation 3:12 NKJV)
Psalm 131:1-3: “Simple Trust in the Lord.” A Song of Ascents. Of David.
Proverbs 29:23: “Further Wise Sayings of Solomon.”
13 Obadiah 1:1-21: “The Coming Judgment on Edom,” “Edom Mistreated His Brother,” and
“Israel’s Final Triumph.”
“For the day of the Lord upon all the nations is near; as you have done, it shall be done to you; your reprisal shall return upon your own head.” (Obadiah 1:15 NKJV)
Revelation 4:1-11: “The Throne Room of Heaven.”
“Immediately I was in the Spirit; and behold, a throne set in heaven, and
One sat on the throne. And He who sat there was like a jasper and a sardius stone in appearance; and there was rainbow around the throne, in appearance like an emerald…And they do not rest day or night, saying: ‘Holy, holy, holy, Lord God Almighty, who was and is and is to come! You are worthy, O Lord, to receive glory and honor and power; for You created all things, and by Your will they exist and were created.’” (Revelation 4:2-3, 8 and 11 NKJV)
Psalm 132:1-18: “The Eternal Dwelling of God in Zion.” A Song of Ascents. An Orphanic Psalm.
“Surely I will not go into the chamber of my house, or go up to the comfort of my bed; I will not give sleep to my eyes or slumber to my eyelids, until I find a place for the Lord, a dwelling place for the Mighty One of Jacob.” (Psalm 132:3-5 NKJV) Proverbs 29:24-25: “Further Wise Sayings of Solomon.”
14 Jonah 1:1-4-11: “Jonah’s Disobedience,” “The Storm at Sea,” “Jonah Thrown into the Sea,” “Jonah’s Prayer and Deliverance,” “Jonah Preaches at Nineveh,”
“The People of Nineveh Believe,” and “Jonah’s Anger and God’s Kindness.”
“And he said: ‘I cried out to the Lord because of my affliction, and
He answered me.’” (Jonah 2:2 NKJV)
One Year Bible Readings – Sunday, December 11th - Saturday, December 17th, 2016
December 14th continued...
Revelation 5:1-14: “The Lamb Takes the Scroll,” and “Worthy Is the Lamb.”
“And every creature which is in heaven and on the earth and under the earth and such as are in the sea, and all that are in them, I heard saying:
‘Blessing and honor and glory and power be to Him who sits on the throne,
and to the Lamb, forever and ever! Amen!’” (Revelation 5:13-14 NKJV)
Psalm 133:1-3: “Blessed Unity of the People of God.” A Song of Ascents. Of David.
“Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity!” (Psalm 133:1 NKJV)
Proverbs 29:26-27: “Further Wise Sayings of Solomon.” “Many seek the ruler’s favor,
but justice for man comes from the Lord.” (Proverbs 29:26 NKJV)
15 Micah 1:1-4:13: “The Coming Judgment on Israel,” “Mourning for Israel and Judah,” “Woe to Evildoers,” “Lying Prophets,” “Israel Restored,” “Wicked Rulers and Prophets,”
“The Lord’s Reign in Zion,” and “Zion’s Future Triumph.”
“He shall judge between many peoples, and rebuke strong nations afar off;
they shall beat their swords into plowshares, and their spears into pruning hooks; nation shall not lift up sword against nation, neither shall they learn war anymore.” (Micah 4:3 NKJV)
Revelation 6:1-17: “First Seal: The Conqueror,” “Second Seal: Conflict on Earth,”
“Third Seal: Scarcity on Earth,” “Fourth Seal: Widespread Death on Earth,”
“Fifth Seal: The Cry of the Martyrs,” and “Sixth Seal: Cosmic Disturbances.”
“For the great day of His wrath has come, and who is able to stand?”
(Revelation 6:17 NKJV)
Psalm 134:1-3: “Praising the Lord in His House at Night.” A Song of Ascents. An Orphanic Psalm.
“Behold, bless the Lord, all you servants of the Lord, who by night stand in the house of the Lord! Lift up your hands in the sanctuary, and bless the Lord.
The Lord who made heaven and earth bless you from Zion!” (Psalm 134:1-3 NKJV)
Proverbs 30:1-4: “The Wisdom of Agur.”
16 Micah 5:1-7:20: “Zion’s Future Triumph,” “The Coming Messiah,” “Judgment on Israel’s Enemies,” “God Pleads with Israel,” “Punishment of Israel’s Injustice,” “Sorrow for Israel’s Sins,” “Israel’s Confession and Comfort,” and “God Will Forgive Israel.” “He has shown you, O man, what is good; and what does the Lord require of you but to do justly, to love mercy, and to walk humbly with your God?” (Micah 6:8 NKJV)
Revelation 7:1-17: “The Sealed of Israel,” and “A Multitude from the Great Tribulation.”
“They shall neither hunger anymore nor thirst anymore; the sun shall not strike them, nor any heat; for the Lamb who is in the midst of the throne will shepherd them and lead them to living fountains of waters.
And God will wipe away every tear from their eyes.” (Revelation 7:16-17 NKJV)
Psalm 135:1-21: “Praise to God in Creation and Redemption.” An Orphanic Psalm.
“Blessed be the Lord out of Zion, who dwells in Jerusalem!” (Psalm 135:21 NKJV)
Proverbs 30:5-6: “The Wisdom of Agur.”
“Every word of God is pure; He is a shield to those who put their trust in Him.”
(Proverbs 30:5 NKJV)
17 Nahum 1:1-3:19: “God’s Wrath on His Enemies,” “The Destruction of Nineveh,” and
“The Woe of Nineveh.”
“God is jealous, and the Lord avenges; the Lord avenges and is furious.
The Lord will take vengeance on His adversaries, and He reserves wrath for
His enemies; the Lord is slow to anger and great in power, and will not at all acquit the wicked. The Lord is good, a stronghold in the day of trouble;
and He knows those who trust in Him.” (Nahum 1:2-3 and 7 NKJV)
Revelation 8:1-13: “Seventh Seal: Prelude to the Seven Trumpets,” “First Trumpet: Vegetation Struck,” “Second Trumpet: The Seas Struck,” “Third Trumpet: The Waters Struck,” and “Fourth Trumpet: The Heavens Struck.”
Psalm 136:1-26: “Thanksgiving to God for His Enduring Mercy.” An Orphanic Psalm.
“Oh, give thanks to the God of heaven! For His mercy endures forever.”
(Psalm 136:26 NKJV)
Proverbs 30:7-9: “The Wisdom of Agur.”