OPEN HEAVENS DAILY DEVOTIONAL. WEDNESDAY 31 DECEMBER 2014. THEME : IT PAYS TO LIVE HOLY II.

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MEMORISE : For I, saith the LORD, will be unto her a wall of fire round about, and
will be the glory in the midst of her.
ZECHARIAH 2 : 5.

READ : JOB 1 : 8 – 10.
8 And the LORD said unto Satan, Hast thou considered my servant Job, that there
is none like him in the earth, a perfect and an upright man, one that feareth God,
and escheweth evil?
9 Then Satan answered the LORD, and said, Doth Job fear God for nought?
10 Hast not thou made an hedge about him, and about his house, and about all that
he hath on every side? thou hast blessed the work of his hands, and his substance
is increased in the land.

BIBLE IN ONE YEAR : ACTS 27 – 28 AND SONG OF SOLOMON 8 : 8 – 14.

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OPEN HEAVENS DAILY DEVOTIONAL. TUESDAY 30 DECEMBER 2014. THEME : IT PAYS TO LIVE HOLY I.

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MEMORISE : But now being made free from sin, and become servants to God, ye
have your fruit unto holiness, and the end everlasting life. ROMANS 6 : 22.

READ : PROVERBS 11 : 17 – 18.
17 The merciful man doeth good to his own soul: but he that is cruel troubleth his
own flesh.
18 The wicked worketh a deceitful work: but to him that soweth righteousness
shall be a sure reward.

BIBLE IN ONE YEAR : ACTS 24 : 22 – 26 : 32 AND SONG OF SOLOMON 7 : 11 – 8 : 7.

There is a sure reward for all those who are living holy. Men will go the extra mile
to get a great reward from an endeavour, no matter the sacrifices it may require
of them. Holiness requires from us certain sacrifices; we have to forgo certain
things. I can assure you that…

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OPEN HEAVENS DAILY DEVOTIONAL. MONDAY 29 DECEMBER 2014. THEME : BE STEADFAST IN FAITH.

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MEMORISE : Therefore, my beloved brethren, be ye stedfast, unmoveable, always
abounding in the work of the Lord, forasmuch as ye know that your labour is not
in vain in the Lord.
1 CORINTHIANS 15 : 58.

READ : REVELATION 3 : 7 – 11.
7 And to the angel of the church in Philadelphia write; These things saith he that
is holy, he that is true, he that hath the key of David, he that openeth, and no
man shutteth; and shutteth, and no man openeth;
8 I know thy works: behold, I have set before thee an open door, and no man can
shut it: for thou hast a little strength, and hast kept my word, and hast not
denied my name.
9 Behold, I will make them of the synagogue of Satan, which say they are Jews,
and are not, but do lie; behold, I will make…

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OPEN HEAVENS DAILY DEVOTIONAL. SUNDAY 28 DECEMBER 2014. THEME : PERFECT CHRISTIAN?

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MEMORISE : Be ye therefore perfect, even as your Father which is in heaven is
perfect. MATTHEW 5 : 48.

READ : JOB 1 : 5 – 8.
5 And it was so, when the days of their feasting were gone about, that Job sent
and sanctified them, and rose up early in the morning, and offered burnt
offerings according to the number of them all: for Job said, It may be that my
sons have sinned, and cursed God in their hearts. Thus did Job continually.
6 Now there was a day when the sons of God came to present themselves before
the LORD, and Satan came also among them.
7 And the LORD said unto Satan, Whence comest thou? Then Satan answered the
LORD, and said, From going to and fro in the earth, and from walking up and down
in it.
8 And the LORD said unto…

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OPEN HEAVENS DAILY DEVOTIONAL. SATURDAY 27 DECEMBER 2014. THEME : IS GOD SILENT?

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MEMORISE : Behold, the Lord’s hand is not shortened, that it cannot save;
neither his ear heavy, that it cannot hear.
ISAIAH 59 : 1.

READ : ISAIAH 59 : 1 – 3.
1 Behold, the LORD’S hand is not shortened, that it cannot save; neither his ear
heavy, that it cannot hear:
2 But your iniquities have separated between you and your God, and your sins
have hid his face from you, that he will not hear.
3 For your hands are defiled with blood, and your fingers with iniquity; your lips
have spoken lies, your tongue hath muttered perverseness.

BIBLE IN ONE YEAR : ACTS 18 : 18 – 20 : 16 AND SONG OF SOLOMON 5 : 2 – 9.

Some seventeen years ago, I preached a message titled: “When God Is Silent”. In
that message, I said that when people think God is silent, He is…

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OPEN HEAVENS DAILY DEVOTIONAL. FRIDAY 26 DECEMBER 2014. THEME : CHRISTIAN COURTSHIP.

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MEMORISE : Marriage is honourable in all, and the bed undefiled: but
whoremongers and adulterers God will judge. HEBREWS 13 : 4.

READ : EPHESIANS 4 : 14 – 15.
14 That we henceforth be no more children, tossed to and fro, and carried about
with every wind of doctrine, by the sleight of men, and cunning craftiness,
whereby they lie in wait to deceive;
15 But speaking the truth in love, may grow up into him in all things, which is the
head, even Christ:

BIBLE IN ONE YEAR : ACTS 16 : 16 – 18 : 17 AND SONG OF SOLOMON 4 : 9 – 5 : 1.

It is one thing to choose the right partner in marriage; it is another thing to
choose the right approach to courtship. A wrong approach to courtship,
particularly Christian courtship, can have a negative impact on the right choice.
Therefore…

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OPEN HEAVENS DAILY DEVOTIONAL. THURSDAY 25 DECEMBER 2014. THEME : RIGHT CHOICE IN MARRIAGE.

MERRY CHRISTMAS!!!

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MEMORISE : Be ye not unequally yoked together with unbelievers: for what
fellowship hath righteousness with unrighteousness? and what communion hath
light with darkness?
2 CORINTHIANS 6 : 14.

READ : 1 KINGS 11 : 1 – 4.
1 But king Solomon loved many strange women, together with the daughter of
Pharaoh, women of the Moabites, Ammonites, Edomites, Zidonians, and Hittites;
2 Of the nations concerning which the LORD said unto the children of Israel, Ye
shall not go in to them, neither shall they come in unto you: for surely they will
turn away your heart after their gods: Solomon clave unto these in love.
3 And he had seven hundred wives, princesses, and three hundred concubines: and
his wives turned away his heart.
4 For it came to pass, when Solomon was old, that his wives turned away his heart
after other gods: and his heart was not…

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