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Prayer

Prayer Rev. Lynwood F. Mundy Heavenly Father, I want to thank You for Your grace and mercy for seeing me,, my family, friends and enemies through a beautiful Sabbath and Lord's Day weekend. Hallelujah! Now as we all begin this second day, I ask that You provide Your Divine protection, blessings, grace and mercy to all of us in Your Son Jesus' name. In His [Jesus'] name is my supplication to You our Father. Amen.

Today's Verse of the Day

Today's Verse of the Day is From Acts 1:8 KJV Translation: But ye shall receive power, after that the Holy Ghost is come upon you: and ye shall be witnesses unto me both in Jerusalem, and in all Judaea, and in Samaria, and unto the uttermost part of the earth. NKJV Translation: But you shall receive power, after that the Holy Ghost is come on you: and you shall be witnesses to me both in Jerusalem, and in all Judaea, and in Samaria, and to the uttermost part of the earth. Explore Thomas Nelson's King James Bibles and take your Bible reading further. © Copyright Thomas Nelson Publishers.

Logos Verse of the Day

Connect the Testaments: A Daily Devotional

May 19
Outline for Honor1 Chronicles 7:1–40; 1 Timothy 5:1–9;Psalm 78:30–52
In most Western cultures today, we’ve lost our connection with the elderly. With one grandparent living halfway across the country and the others having died before I was born, I wasn’t around older people until I met my wife and her family. Unlike me, my wife had the privilege of knowing her great-grandparents. She has a strong sense of tradition and respect for the elderly, as well as a deep desire to help them in all aspects of life, and she has been able to teach me to do the same. Paul is dealing with a similar experience in his first letter to Timothy.

Paul says to Timothy, “Do not rebuke an older man, but appeal to him as a father, younger men as brothers, older women as mothers, younger women as sisters, with all purity. Honor widows who are truly widows” (1 Tim 5:1–3). By “honor,” Paul means showing a deep sense of concern and an earnest, regular desire to help them financially and with their daily nee…