OPEN HEAVENS DAILY DEVOTIONAL. TUESDAY 9 SEPTEMBER 2014 THEME : NOT A COINCIDENCE.

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MEMORISE: There are many devices in a man’s heart; nevertheless the counsel
of the LORD, that shall stand. PROVERBS 19 : 21.

READ : 1 SAMUEL 25 : 32 – 35.
32 And David said to Abigail, Blessed be the LORD God of Israel, which sent thee
this day to meet me:
33 And blessed be thy advice, and blessed be thou, which hast kept me this day
from coming to shed blood, and from avenging myself with mine own hand.
34 For in very deed, as the LORD God of Israel liveth, which hath kept me back
from hurting thee, except thou hadst hasted and come to meet me, surely
there had not been left unto Nabal by the morning light any that pisseth
against the wall.
35 So David received of her hand that which she had brought him, and said unto
her, Go up in peace to…

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OPEN HEAVENS DAILY DEVOTIONAL. SATURDAY 6 SEPTEMBER 2014. THEME : THE WRONG KINGDOM.

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MEMORISE : When Jesus therefore perceived that they would come and take
him by force, to make him a king, he departed again into a mountain himself
alone. JOHN 6 : 15.

READ : John 6:11-15
11 And Jesus took the loaves; and when he had given thanks, he distributed to
the disciples, and the disciples to them that were set down; and likewise of the
fishes as much as they would.
12 When they were filled, he said unto his disciples, Gather up the fragments
that remain, that nothing be lost.
13 Therefore they gathered them together, and filled twelve baskets with the
fragments of the five barley loaves, which remained over and above unto them
that had eaten.
14 Then those men, when they had seen the miracle that Jesus did, said, This is
of a truth that prophet that should come into the world.
15 When Jesus…

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OPEN HEAVENS DAILY DEVOTIONAL. FRIDAY 5 SEPTEMBER 2014. THEME : FREEDOM.

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MEMORISE : And ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.
JOHN 8 : 32.

READ : JOHN 8 : 31 – 36.
31 Then said Jesus to those Jews which believed on him, If ye continue in my
word, then are ye my disciples indeed;
32 And ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.
33 They answered him, We be Abraham’s seed, and were never in bondage to any
man: how sayest thou, Ye shall be made free?
34 Jesus answered them, Verily, verily, I say unto you, Whosoever committeth
sin is the servant of sin.
35 And the servant abideth not in the house for ever: but the Son abideth ever.
36 If the Son therefore shall make you free, ye shall be free indeed.

BIBLE IN ONE YEAR : JOHN 19 : 17 – 21 : 25 &…

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OPEN HEAVENS DAILY DEVOTIONAL. THURSDAY 4 SEPTEMBER 2014. THEME : ARE YOU AN ENCOURAGER?

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MEMORISE : Greatly desiring to see thee, being mindful of thy tears, that I
may be filled with joy;
2 TIMOTHY 1 : 4.

READ : ACTS 4 : 36 – 37.

36 And Joses, who by the apostles was surnamed Barnabas, (which is, being
interpreted, The son of consolation,) a Levite, and of the country of Cyprus,
37 Having land, sold it, and brought the money, and laid it at the apostles’
feet.

BIBLE IN ONE YEAR : JOHN 17 : 1 – 19 : 16 & JOB 33 : 8 – 18.

Two peculiar perils that confront Christian Leadership are discouragement and
undue elation. A spiritual leader is in peril of being unduly depressed by
inevitable times of discouragement and being unduly elated by inevitable days
of uplifting experiences and achievements. Both of these seasons are
experienced in every work for God. It is important for a spiritual…

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OPEN HEAVENS DAILY DEVOTIONAL. WEDNESDAY 3 SEPTEMBER 2014. THEME : A FOOLISH ACT.

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MEMORISE : For the eyes of the LORD run to and fro throughout the whole
earth, to shew himself strong in the behalf of them whose heart is perfect
toward him. Herein thou hast done foolishly: therefore from henceforth thou
shalt have wars.
2 CHRONICLES 16 : 9.

READ : 2 CHRONICLES 16 : 7 – 9.
7 And at that time Hanani the seer came to Asa king of Judah, and said unto
him, Because thou hast relied on the king of Syria, and not relied on the LORD
thy God, therefore is the host of the king of Syria escaped out of thine hand.
8 Were not the Ethiopians and the Lubims a huge host, with very many chariots
and horsemen? yet, because thou didst rely on the LORD, he delivered them
into thine hand.
9 For the eyes of the LORD run to and fro throughout the…

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OPEN HEAVENS DAILY DEVOTIONAL. MONDAY 1 SEPTEMBER 2014. THEME : PURPOSE

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MEMORISE : In whom also we have obtained an inheritance, being predestinated according to the purpose of him who worketh all things after the counsel of his own will: EPHESIANS 1 : 11.

READ : ROMANS 8 : 28 – 31.

28 And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose.

29 For whom he did foreknow, he also did predestinate to be conformed to the image of his Son, that he might be the firstborn among many brethren.

30 Moreover whom he did predestinate, them he also called: and whom he called, them he also justified: and whom he justified, them he also glorified.

31 What shall we then say to these things? If God be for us, who can be against us?

BIBLE IN ONE YEAR : JOHN 10 : 22 –…

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