As For Me and My House…
June 19, 2022
A Chapter a Day
- Sunday, June 19, Isaiah 35
- Monday, June 20, Isaiah 36
- Tuesday, June 21, Isaiah 37
- Wednesday, June 22, Isaiah 38
- Thursday, June 23, Isaiah 39
- Friday, June 24, Isaiah 40
- Saturday, June 25, Isaiah 41
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- Responsibility for teaching and training the next generation is given primarily to and .
9 “Only take care, and keep your soul diligently, lest you forget the things that your eyes have seen, and lest they depart from your heart all the days of your life. Make them known to your children and your children’s children…” (Deuteronomy 4:9, ESV)
Joshua 24, ESV
6 “‘Then I brought your fathers out of Egypt, and you came to the sea. And the Egyptians pursued your fathers with chariots and horsemen to the Red Sea. 7 And when they cried to the Lord, he put darkness between you and the Egyptians and made the sea come upon them and cover them; and your eyes saw what I did in Egypt. And you lived in the wilderness a long time. 8 Then I brought you to the land of the Amorites, who lived on the other side of the Jordan. They fought with you, and I gave them into your hand, and you took possession of their land, and I destroyed them before you. 9 Then Balak the son of Zippor, king of Moab, arose and fought against Israel. And he sent and invited Balaam the son of Beor to curse you, 10 but I would not listen to Balaam. Indeed, he blessed you. So I delivered you out of his hand. 11 And you went over the Jordan and came to Jericho, and the leaders of Jericho fought against you, and also the Amorites, the Perizzites, the Canaanites, the Hittites, the Girgashites, the Hivites, and the Jebusites. And I gave them into your hand. 12 And I sent the hornet before you, which drove them out before you, the two kings of the Amorites; it was not by your sword or by your bow. 13 I gave you a land on which you had not labored and cities that you had not built, and you dwell in them. You eat the fruit of vineyards and olive orchards that you did not plant.’
- When choosing a direction for our lives and our , we should remember God’s and faithfulness.
14 “Now therefore fear the Lord and serve him in sincerity and in faithfulness. Put away the gods that your fathers served beyond the River and in Egypt, and serve the Lord. 15 And if it is evil in your eyes to serve the Lord, choose this day whom you will serve, whether the gods your fathers served in the region beyond the River, or the gods of the Amorites in whose land you dwell.
- The right response to God’s grace is to be fully to him.
But as for me and my house, we will serve the Lord.”
- Spiritual leadership involves teaching our children by our words and our , how to God, how to trust God, and how to God’s commands.
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- Committing to spiritual leadership is committing to .
- Committing to spiritual leadership will lead your children to a life of God-honoring .
As for me and my house, we will serve .