• Picture Scripture - Body

    Picture Scripture – Body 5.1

    Monday Picture: Body (the Head/the mind) Scripture: Ephesians 1:22-23; Colossians 1:16-18; Colossians 2:8-10; Romans 12:1-2; 1 Corinthians 2:16 Write any phrases from the selected Bible verses that speak to you:      Today’s focus is both on the Head and the mind. First think about the knowledge and power of a any king or president over his country and people.…

  • Picture Scripture - Body

    Picture Scripture – Body 5.2

    Tuesday Picture: Body (a heart to beat) Scripture: Jeremiah 17:9; Jeremiah 24:7; Jeremiah 32:38-41; Psalm 86:11-13 Write any phrases from the selected Bible verses that speak to you:     When the Bible speaks of “the heart” it encompasses the thoughts, feelings, and desires of an individual, not just his or her emotions. With this truth in mind, close your…

  • Picture Scripture - Body

    Picture Scripture – Body 5.3

    Wednesday Picture: Body (hands/gifts to serve) Scripture: Isaiah 58:6-11; Matthew 25:35-40; 1 Corinthians 12:11-20   Write any phrases from the selected Bible verses that speak to you:        Close your eyes and see someone serving in some way, whether it’s helping to build a building or volunteering at a nursing home or making a meal for a family…

  • Picture Scripture - Body

    Picture Scripture – Body 5.4

    Thursday Picture: Body (feet to walk) Scripture: Acts 3:6-9: Ephesians 4:1-7; Colossians 1:9-12; Hebrews 12:1-3; Isaiah 52:7 Write any phrases from the selected Bible verses that speak to you: Envision taking a long new and unfamiliar trail walk with a map in hand. The idea of course is stay on the trail and follow the directions to the final destination.…

  • Picture Scripture - Body

    Picture Scripture – Body 5.5

    Friday Picture: Body (a mouth to proclaim) Scripture: Psalm 34:1-3; Acts 8:25-40; Romans 10:11-17 Write any phrases from the selected Bible verses that speak to you: Close your eyes and see yourself explaining something to someone, whether it’s how to change a tire or how to fix a special recipe. In the same way, we have the great privilege of…

  • Picture Scripture - Soldier

    Picture Scripture – Soldier 6.1

    Monday Picture: Soldier (belt and breastplate) Scripture: Ephesians 6:10-14; Psalm 119:160; 2 Corinthians 5:21 Write any phrases from the selected Bible verses that speak to you:     Take a minute to think about any soldier dressed and ready for combat. This week we will be looking at a soldier spiritually applying the armor of God in order to fight…

  • Picture Scripture - Soldier

    Picture Scripture – Soldier 6.2

    Tuesday Picture: Soldier (armored boots) Scripture: Ephesians 6:10-15 (emphasis on v.15); Psalm 18:29-36; Isaiah 61:1; Romans 16:20 Write any phrases from the selected Bible verses that speak to you:      Think of a soldier putting on his combat boots. He makes sure they are the right size and securely laced. Likewise, in order for peace to occur, we too…

  • Picture Scripture - Soldier

    Picture Scripture – Soldier 6.3

    Wednesday Picture: Soldier (shield) Scripture: Ephesians 6:10-16 (emphasis on v.16); Hebrews 11:6; Psalm 18:1-3; Psalm 91:4 Write any phrases from the selected Bible verses that speak to you:     Envision a soldier’s protective shield. The ancient Roman shield was “made from goatskin or calf skin which was stretched over sturdy pieces of wood. It stood four-feet long and three-feet…

  • Picture Scripture - Soldier

    Picture Scripture – Soldier 6.4

    Thursday Picture: Soldier (helmet) Scripture: Ephesians 6:10-17 (emphasis on 17a); Ephesians 2:1-9; Colossians 3:1-2   Write any phrases from the selected Bible verses that speak to you:     Think of a soldier putting on and securely fastening his helmet before battle. He understands a blow to the head is deadly, so it’s carefully applied. Likewise as believers, we must…

  • Picture Scripture - Soldier

    Picture Scripture – Soldier 6.5

    Friday Picture: Soldier (sword) Scripture: Ephesians 6:10-18 (emphasis on v17b-18); Hebrews 4:12; Psalm 18:37-39; James 4:7   Write any phrases from the selected Bible verses that speak to you:     Close your eyes and envision a two soldiers in the midst of a sword fight. One is well prepared and knows exactly when and where to strike; the other…