Take 5 Scriptures for January

January 1

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“For I know the plans I have for you,” says the LORD. “They are plans for good and not for disaster, to give you a future and a hope.” Jeremiah 29:11

 

January 2

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“Give thanks to the Lord, call on his name; make known among the nations what he has done and proclaim that his name is exalted.” Isaiah 12:4

 

January 3

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“Heaven and earth will pass away, but my words will never pass away.” Matthew 24:35

 

January 4

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“As for God, his way is perfect; the word of the Lord is flawless. He is a shield for all who take refuge in him.” Psalm 18:30

 

January 5

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“Now to him who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine, according to his power that is at work within us, to him be glory in the church and in Christ Jesus throughout all generations, forever and ever! Amen.” Ephesians 3:20-21

 

January 6

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“Ah, Sovereign Lord, you have made the heavens and the earth by your great power and outstretched arm. Nothing is too hard for you.” Jeremiah 32:17

 

January 7

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“If you obey my commands, you will remain in my love, just as I have obeyed my Father’s commands and remain in his love.” John 15:10

 

January 8

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“Do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.” Isaiah 41:10

 

January 9

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“Jesus said, ‘Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.'” Matthew 19:14

 

January 10

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“Good will come to him who is generous and lends freely, who conducts his affairs with justice.” Psalm 112:5

 

January 11

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“Since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles, and let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us.” Hebrews 12:1

 

January 12

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“You are the light of the world. Let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.” Matthew 5:14-16

 

January 13

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“To all who received him, to those who believe in his name, he gave the right to become children of God — children born not of natural descent, nor of human decision or a husband’s will, but born of God.” John 1:12-13

 

January 14

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“You are my refuge and my shield; I have put my hope in your word.” Psalm 119:114

 

January 15

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“The Lord does not look at the things man looks at. Man looks at the outward appearance, but the Lord looks at the heart.” 1 Samuel 16:7

 

January 16

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“This is what the Lord says, he who made the earth, the Lord who formed it and established it — the Lord is his name: Call to me and I will answer you and tell you great and unsearchable things you do not know.” Jeremiah 33:2-3

 

January 17

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“All your words are true; all your righteous laws are eternal.” Psalm 119:160

 

January 18

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“The Lord is our judge, the Lord is our lawgiver, the Lord is our king; it is he who will save us.” Isaiah 33:22

 

January 19

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“For the Lord takes delight in his people; he crowns the humble with salvation.” Psalm 149:4

 

January 20

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble.” Psalm 46:1

 

January 21

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“We are God’s workmanship, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.” Ephesians 2:10

 

January 22

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“These are the words of the Amen, the faithful and true witness, the ruler of God’s creation. …’Here I am! I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in and eat with him, and he with me.'” Revelation 3:14, 20

 

 

 

January 23

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“If we live, we live to the Lord: and if we die, we die to the Lord. So, whether we live or die, we belong to the Lord.” Romans 14:8

 

January 24

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“I have set the Lord always before me. Because he is at my right hand, I will not be shaken.” Psalm 16:8

 

January 25

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“He who did not spare his own Son, but gave him up for us all — how will he not also, along with him, give us all things?” Romans 8:32

 

January 26

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“When I said, ‘My foot is slipping,’ your love, O Lord, supported me. When anxiety was great within me, your consolation brought joy to my soul.” Psalm 94:18-19

 

January 27

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“I love the Lord. He heard my voice; he heard my cry for mercy. Because he turned his ear to me, I will call on him as long as I live.” Psalm 116:1-2

 

January 28

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“Just as each of us has one body with many members, and these members do not all have the same function, so in Christ we who are many form one body, and each member belongs to all the others.” Romans 12:4-5

 

 

January 29

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“There is neither Jew nor Greek, slave nor free, male nor female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus.” Galatians 3:28

 

January 30

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“You are no longer foreigners and aliens, but fellow citizens with God’s people and members of God’s household.” Ephesians 2:19

 

January 31

TAKE 5: READ, REFLECT, PRAYER:

“Come, let us bow down in worship, let us kneel before the Lord our Maker; for he is our God and we are the people of his pasture, the flock under his care.” Psalm 95:6-7