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Prayer

Prayer Rev. Lynwood F. Mundy Heavenly Father, thank You for blessing me, my family, friends and enemies to come through the week day. Now I petition You to bless us all through the weekend in Jesus' name.
Bless those that worship You on this Sabbath Day, and those that keep the Christian Lord's  Day the Julian calendars Sunday, and the Jewish first day of the week. No matter which day we all worship and keep, bless us all.
In Jesus name I pray. Amen.

Today's Verse of the Day

Today's Verse of the Day is From Daniel 1:19 KJV Translation: And the king communed with them; and among them all was found none like Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah: therefore stood they before the king. NKJV Translation: And the king communed with them; and among them all was found none like Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah: therefore stood they before the king. 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 24: On a Mission
1 Chronicles 14:1–15:29; 2 Timothy 1:1–2; Psalm 83

“We’re on a mission from God.” Whenever the Blues Brothers delivered this line, they were met with a less-than-enthusiastic reception. While they had a different “mission” in mind, their famous line summarizes Paul’s ministry, and their reception is strangely related to a pressing problem in our Christian communities today: we’re hesitant to receive those who tell us they’re on God’s mission.

When we hear this “line,” we immediately begin to ask questions inside our heads: Are they offering a critique? Making a threat? Telling us they’re pursuing a ministry role in accordance with the gifts God has given them, or that they want to be directed toward such a role?

Nearly all the godly people in the Bible were appointed directly by God or His messengers to a mission, and they were given very particular (and often unique) gifts to fulfill those missions. So when someone says they’re on a mission from God, we should respo…