Musings of a Recovering Lutheran: May 2016
O LORD, God of my salvation,
         I have cried out day and night before You.
Let my prayer come before You;
         Incline Your ear to my cry. 

Psalm 88:1-2 (NKJV)

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Today's verse

The Lord will give strength unto his people; the Lord will bless his people with peace.

Psalm 29:11 (KJV)

Monday, May 30, 2016

Today's verse

Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends.

John 15:13 (KJV)

May you have a blessed Memorial Day!

Sunday, May 29, 2016

Reading list

The Scourge of Muirwood, by Jeff Wheeler.

Today's verse

The fool hath said in his heart, There is no God. They are corrupt, they have done abominable works, there is none that doeth good.

Psalm 14:1 (KJV)

Saturday, May 28, 2016

Today's verse

I am come a light into the world, that whosoever believeth on me should not abide in darkness.

John 12:46 (KJV)

Friday, May 27, 2016

Today's verse

Honour thy father and thy mother: that thy days may be long upon the land which the Lord thy God giveth thee.

Exodus 20:12 (KJV)

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Today's verse

Pleasant words are as an honeycomb, sweet to the soul, and health to the bones.

Proverbs 16:24 (KJV)

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Reading list

The Blight of Muirwood, by Jeff Wheeler.

Today's verse

Even so the tongue is a little member, and boasteth great things. Behold, how great a matter a little fire kindleth!

James 3:5 (KJV)

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Reading list

Helliconia Summer, by Brian W. Aldiss.

Today's verse

A new commandment I give unto you, That ye love one another; as I have loved you, that ye also love one another. By this shall all men know that ye are my disciples, if ye have love one to another.

John 13:34-35 (KJV)

Monday, May 23, 2016

Today's verse

Stand fast therefore in the liberty wherewith Christ hath made us free, and be not entangled again with the yoke of bondage.

Galatians 5:1 (KJV)

Sunday, May 22, 2016

Today's verse

Ye shall walk in all the ways which the Lord your God hath commanded you, that ye may live, and that it may be well with you, and that ye may prolong your days in the land which ye shall possess.

Deuteronomy 5:33 (KJV)

Saturday, May 21, 2016

Reading list

The Campfire Girls of Roselawn; Or, a Strange Message from the Air, by Margaret Penrose.

Today's verse

So God created man in his own image, in the image of God created he him; male and female created he them.

Genesis 1:27 (KJV)

Friday, May 20, 2016

Today's verse

If the Son therefore shall make you free, ye shall be free indeed.

John 8:36 (KJV)

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Reading list

The Scouts of Stonewall, by Joseph Altsheler.

Today's verse

Help me, O Lord my God: O save me according to thy mercy: that they may know that this is thy hand; that thou, Lord, hast done it.

Psalm 109:26-27 (KJV)

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Reading list

The Wretched of Muirwood, by Jeff Wheeler.

Today's verse

Be not far from me; for trouble is near; for there is none to help.

Psalm 22:11 (KJV)

Sunday, May 15, 2016

Reading list

The Princess of the School, by Angela Brazil.

Today's verse

Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it.

Proverbs 22:6 (KJV)

Saturday, May 14, 2016

Reading list

The Colors of Space, by Marion Zimmer Bradley.

Today's verse

Behold, the days come, saith the Lord God, that I will send a famine in the land, not a famine of bread, nor a thirst for water, but of hearing the words of the Lord: and they shall wander from sea to sea, and from the north even to the east, they shall run to and fro to seek the word of the Lord, and shall not find it.

Amos 8:11-12 (KJV)

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Reading list

Valor's Measure, by Thomas Wade Oliver.

Today's verse

Let them praise the name of the Lord: for his name alone is excellent; his glory is above the earth and heaven.

Psalm 148:13 (KJV)