Thursday, March 31, 2016

Adar II ~ 21, 5776

I will declare the decree:
the LORD has said to Me,
'You are My Son,
today I have begotten You.'
Psalm 2:7


And suddenly a voice came from heaven, saying,
'This is My beloved Son,
in whom I am well pleased.'
Matthew 3:17

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Adar II ~ 20, 5776

Behold I will send you Elijah the prophet
before the coming of the great and dreadful day of the LORD.
And he will turn the hearts of the fathers to the children,
and the hearts of the children to their fathers,
lest I come
and strike the earth with a curse.
Malachi 4:5, 6


For all the prophets and the law prophesied until John.
And if you are willing to receive it,
he is Elijah who is to come.
Matthew 11:13, 14

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Adar II ~ 19, 5776

'Behold, I send My messenger,
and he will prepare the way before Me.
And the Lord, whom you seek,
will suddenly come to His temple,
even the messenger of the covenant,
in whom you delight.
Behold, He is coming,' says the LORD of hosts.
Malachi 3:1


When the messengers of John had departed,
He began to speak to the multitudes 
concerning John:
'What did you go out into the wilderness to see?
A reed shaken by the wind? . . .
This is he of whom it is written:
'Behold, I send My messenger
before Your face,
who will prepare Your way before You.'
Luke 7:24, 27

Monday, March 28, 2016

Adar II ~ 18, 5776

The voice of one crying in the wilderness:
'Prepare the way of the LORD;
make straight in the desert
a highway for our God.
Every valley shall be exalted,
and every mountain and hill
shall be made low;
the crooked places shall be made straight,
and the rough places smooth;
the glory of the LORD shall be revealed,
and all flesh shall see it together;
for the mouth of the LORD has spoken.
Isaiah 40:3-5


And he went into all the region around the Jordan,
preaching a baptism of repentance
for the remission of sins,
as it is written in the book of Isaiah
the prophet, saying:
'The voice of one crying in the wilderness:
"Prepare the way of the LORD, make
His paths straight.
Every valley shall be filled
and every mountain and hill brought low;
and the crooked places
shall be made straight
and the rough ways made smooth;
and all flesh shall see the salvation of God.'"
Like 3:3-6

Sunday, March 27, 2016

Adar II ~ 17, 5776

When Israel was a child,
I loved him,
and out of Egypt I called My son.
Hosea 11:1


When he arose, he took the young Child
and His mother by night
and departed for Egypt,
and was there until the death of Herod,
that it might be fulfilled
which was spoken by the Lord
through the prophet, saying,
'Out of Egypt I called My Son.'
Matthew 2:14, 15

Saturday, March 26, 2016

Adar II ~ 16, 5776

Thus says the LORD:
'A voice was heard in Ramah,
lamentation and bitter weeping,
Rachel weeping for her children,
refusing to be comforted for her children,
because they are no more.'
Jeremiah 31:15


Then Herod, when he saw that he was deceived by the wise men,
was exceedingly angry;
and he sent forth and put to death
all the male children who were in Bethlehem
and in all its districts,
from two years old and under,
according to the time which he had determined
from the wise men.  Then was fulfilled what was spoken
by Jeremiah the prophet, saying:
'A voice was heard in Ramah, 
lamentation, weeping, and great mourning,
Rachel weeping for her children,
refusing to be comforted,
because they were no more.'
Matthew 2:16-18

Friday, March 25, 2016

Adar II ~ 15, 5776

Therefore the Lord Himself will give you a sign:
Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a Son,
and shall call His name Immanuel.
Isaiah 7:14

Now in the sixth month
the angel Gabriel was sent by God
to a city of Galilee named Nazareth,
to a virgin betrothed to a man
whose name was Joseph,
of the house of David.
The virgin's name was Mary . . . 
Then the angel said to her,
'Do not be afraid, Mary,
for you have found favor with God.
And behold,
you will conceive in your womb
and bring forth a Son,
and shall call His name JESUS.'
Luke 1:26, 27, 30, 31

Thursday, March 24, 2016

Adar II ~ 14, 5776

Know therefore and understand,
that from the going forth of the command 
to restore and build Jerusalem
until Messiah the Prince,
there shall be seven weeks and sixty-two weeks;
the street shall be built again,
and the wall,
even in troublesome times.
Daniel 9:25


And it came to pass in those days
that a decree went out from Caesar Augustus
that all the world should be registered.
This census first took place
while Quirinius
was governing Syria.
Luke 2:1,2

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Adar II ~ 13, 5776

But you, Bethlehem, Ephrathah,
though you are little among the thousands of Judah,
yet out of you shall come forth to Me
the One to be ruler in Israel,
whose goings forth
have been from of old,
from everlasting.
Micah 5:2


And Joseph also went up from Galilee,
out of the city of Nazareth, into Judea,
to the city of David,
which is called Bethlehem,
because he was of the house and lineage of David,
to be registered with Mary, his betrothed wife,
who was with child . . . And she brought forth her firstborn Son,
and wrapped Him in swaddling cloths,
and laid Him in a manger,
because there was no room for them in the inn.
Luke 2:4,5,7

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Adar II ~ 12, 5776

Your throne, O God, is forever and ever;
a scepter of righteousness
is the scepter of Your kingdom.
You love righteousness and hate wickedness;
therefore God, Your God,
has anointed You with the oil of gladness
more than Your companions.
Psalm 45:6-7

Of old You laid the foundation of the earth,
and the heavens are the work of Your hands.
They will perish, but You will endure;
yes, all of them
will grow old like a garment;
like a cloak You will change them,
and they will be changed.
But You are the same,
and Your years will have no end.
Psalm 102:25-27


But to the Son He says,
'Your throne, O God, is forever and ever;
a scepter of righteousness
is the scepter of Your kingdom.
You have loved righteousness and
hated lawlessness;
therefore God, Your God,
has anointed You with the oil of gladness
more than Your companions.'
and: 'You, LORD,
in the beginning
laid the foundation of the earth,
and the heavens are the work of Your hands;
they will perish, 
but You remain;
and they will all grow old like a garment;
like a cloak You will fold them up,
and they will be changed.
But You are the same,
and Your years will not fail.'
Hebrews 1:8-12

Monday, March 21, 2016

Adar II ~ 11, 5776

Of the increase of His government and peace
there will be no end, upon the throne of David
and over His kingdom,
to order it and establish it
with judgment and justice
from that time forward, even forever.
The zeal of the LORD of hosts
will perform this.
Isaiah 9:7


He will be great, and will be called the
Son of the Highest;
and the Lord God
will give Him the throne of His father David.
And He will reign over
the house of Jacob forever, and
of His kingdom
there will be no end.
Luke 1:32

Sunday, March 20, 2016

Adar II ~ 10, 5776

The scepter shall not depart from Judah,
nor a lawgiver from between his feet,
until Shiloh comes;
and to Him shall be
the obedience of the people.
Genesis 49:10


the son of Amminadab,
the son of Ram,
the son of Hezron,
the son of Perez,
the son of Judah.
Luke 3:33

Saturday, March 19, 2016

Adar II ~ 9, 5776

I see Him, but not now;
I behold Him, but not near;
a Star shall come out of Jacob;
a Scepter shall rise out of Israel,
and batter the brow of Moab,
and destroy all the sons of tumult.
Numbers 24:17


Abraham begot Isaac,
Isaac begot Jacob,
and Jacob begot Judah and his brothers.
Matthew 1:2

Friday, March 18, 2016

Adar II ~ 8, 5776

Then God said,
'No, Sarah your wife
shall bear you a son,
and you shall call his name Isaac;
I will establish My covenant with him
for an everlasting covenant,
and with his descendants after him.'
Genesis 17:19


"the son of Jacob, the son of Isaac,
the son of Abraham,
the son of Terah,
the son of Nahor.
Luke 3:34

Thursday, March 17, 2016

Adar II ~ 7, 5776

I will bless those who bless you,
and I will curse him who curses you;
And in you
all the families of the earth
shall be blessed.
Genesis 12:3


The book of the genealogy of Jesus Christ,
the Son of David,
the Son of Abraham:
Matthew 1:1

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Adar II ~ 6, 5776

And I will put enmity between you and the woman,
and between your seed and her Seed;
He shall bruise your head, and
you shall bruise His heel.
Genesis 3:15


But when the fullness of the time had come,
God sent forth His Son,
born of a woman,
born under the law,
to redeem
those who were under the law,
that we might receive
the adoption as sons.
Galatians 4:4-5

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Adar II ~ 5, 5776

So Abraham took the wood of the burnt offering
and laid it on Isaac his son;
and he took the fire in his hand,
and a knife, 
and the two of them went together.
Genesis 22:6

And He,
bearing His cross,
went out to a place called
the Place of a Skull,
which is called in Hebrew, Golgotha,
where they crucified Him,
and two others with Him,
one on either side,
and Jesus in the center.
John 19:17-18

Monday, March 14, 2016

Adar II ~ 4, 5776

A proud and haughty man -
"Scoffer" is his name;
he acts with arrogant pride.
Proverbs 21:24

Sunday, March 13, 2016

Adar II ~ 3, 5776

You shall write them on the doorposts of your house
and on your gates.
Deuteronomy 6:9

Saturday, March 12, 2016

Adar II ~ 2, 5776

Blessed be the God and Father
of our Lord Jesus Christ,
who according to His abundant mercy
has begotten us again
to a living hope
through the resurrection of Jesus Christ
from the dead,
to an inheritance incorruptible
and undefiled
and that does not fade away,
reserved in heaven for you,
who are kept by the power of God
through faith
for salvation ready to be revealed
in the last time.
I Peter 1:3-5

Friday, March 11, 2016

Adar II ~ 1, 5776

These things says He who is holy,
He who is true,
'He who has the key of David,
He who opens and no one shuts,
and shuts
and no one opens.'
Revelation 3:7b

Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Adar I ~ 29, 5776

"There is one alone, without companion: ~"
(From Ecclesiastes 4:8)

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Adar I ~ 28, 5776

Now it came to pass
on the next day
that Moses went into the tabernacle of witness,
and behold,
the rod of Aaron, of the house of Levi,
had sprouted
and put forth buds,
had produced blossoms and
yielded ripe almonds.
Numbers 17:8

Monday, March 7, 2016

Adar I ~ 27, 5776

For by Him all things were created
that are in heaven and
that are on earth,
visible and invisible,
whether thrones or dominions
or principalities or powers.
All things were created 
through Him and for Him.
And He is before all things,
and in Him
all things consist.
Colossians 1:16-17

Sunday, March 6, 2016

Adar I ~ 26, 5776

Like a bird that wanders from its nest
         is a man who wanders from his place.
Proverbs 27:8

Saturday, March 5, 2016

Adar I ~ 25, 5776

Let us be glad and rejoice
and give Him glory,
for the marriage of the Lamb has come,
and His wife
has made herself ready.
Revelation 19:7

Friday, March 4, 2016

Adar I ~ 24, 5776

God is our refuge and strength,
a very present help in trouble.
Therefore we will not fear,
even though the earth be removed,
and though the mountains be carried
into the midst of the sea;
though its waters roar and be troubled,
though the mountains shake
with its swelling.  Selah
Psalm 46:1 ~ 3

Thursday, March 3, 2016

Adar I ~ 23, 5776

From the chamber of the south
comes the whirlwind,
and cold
from the scattering winds 
of the north.
Job 37:9

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Adar I ~ 22, 5776

" -- the lamp of the wicked
will be put out."
from Proverbs 13:7

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Adar I ~ 21, 5776

He found him in a desert land
and in the wasteland,
a howling wilderness;
He encircled him, He instructed him,
He kept him as the apple of His eye.
Deuteronomy 32:10