Daily Devotional Library

This Month's Devotionals

November 1, 2015

“A Devoted Slave of Jesus”

Romans 1:1-6
Paul, a servant of Christ Jesus . . .

November 2, 2015

Letters From God

Romans 1:7-13
To all in Rome who are loved by God and called to be his holy people . . . .

November 3, 2015

God’s Words for Me

Romans 1:13-15
I am obligated both to Greeks and non-Greeks, both to the wise and the foolish.

November 4, 2015

God’s Desire for Me

Romans 1:14-17
I am so eager to preach the gospel also to you who are in Rome. . . . It is the power of God that brings salvation.

November 5, 2015

Knowing God

Romans 1:18-20
What may be known about God is plain to them, because God has made it plain to them.

November 6, 2015

Following Truth

Romans 1:21-32
They exchanged the truth about God for a lie, and worshiped and served created things rather than the Creator—who is forever praised. Amen.

November 7, 2015

Kindness and Repentance

Romans 2:1-11
Do you show contempt for the riches of his kindness, forbearance and patience, not realizing that God’s kindness is intended to lead you to repentance?

November 8, 2015

Bearing Fruit Matters

Romans 2:12-16
It is not those who hear the law . . . but it is those who obey the law who will be declared righteous.

November 9, 2015

Religion on the Inside

Romans 2:17-29
A person is a Jew who is one inwardly; and circumcision is circumcision of the heart, by the Spirit, not by the written code.

November 10, 2015

What I Really Need

Romans 3:9-20
Jews and Gentiles alike are all under the power of sin. . . . “There is no one righteous, not even one.”

November 11, 2015

God’s Justice in Jesus

Romans 3:21-26
There is no difference between Jew and Gentile, for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God, and all are justified freely by his grace.

November 12, 2015

Boasting in Jesus

Romans 3:27-31
Where, then, is boasting? It is excluded. Because of what law? . . . Because of the law that requires faith.

November 13, 2015

Trusting God to Do It

Romans 4:1-12
What does Scripture say? “Abraham believed God, and it was credited to him as righteousness.”

November 14, 2015

I Belong to God

Romans 4:13-17
The promise comes by faith, so that it may be by grace and may be guaranteed to all Abraham’s offspring.

November 15, 2015

Hoping in God

Romans 4:18-25
[Abraham] did not waver through unbelief regarding the promise of God . . . being fully persuaded that God had power to do what he had promised.

November 16, 2015

Resting on Peace

Romans 5:1-5
Since we have been justified through faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ.

November 17, 2015

At Just the Right Time

Romans 5:6-11
At just the right time, when we were still powerless, Christ died for the ungodly.

November 18, 2015

Jesus Trumps Sin

Romans 5:12-21
Many died by the trespass of the one man . . . God’s grace and the gift [of righteousness] . . . came by the grace of the one man, Jesus Christ.

November 19, 2015

United With Christ

Romans 6:1-7
We were . . . buried with him through baptism into death in order that . . . we too may live a new life.

November 20, 2015

Alive to God

Romans 6:8-14
Count yourselves dead to sin but alive to God in Christ Jesus.

November 21, 2015

Life in Christ

Romans 6:15-23
The wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.

November 22, 2015

Connected to Jesus

Romans 7:1-6
So . . . you . . . belong to another, to him who was raised from the dead, in order that we might bear fruit for God.

November 23, 2015

Holy Law

Romans 7:7-13
So then, the law is holy, and the commandment is holy, righteous and good.

November 24, 2015

I Still Belong to Jesus

Romans 7:14-20
I do not understand what I do. For what I want to do I do not do, but what I hate I do.

November 25, 2015

The Place of Evil

Romans 7:21-25
So I find this law at work: Although I want to do good, evil is right there with me.

November 26, 2015

It’s a New Day

Romans 8:1-4
Therefore, there is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus.

November 27, 2015

Set Your Mind

Romans 8:5-11
Those who live in accordance with the Spirit have their minds set on what the Spirit desires.

November 28, 2015

Suffering Versus Glory

Romans 8:18-27
I consider that our present sufferings are not worth com-paring with the glory that will be revealed in us.

November 29, 2015

God Works for Our Good

Romans 8:28-30
We know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him.

November 30, 2015

Nothing Can Separate Us!

Romans 8:31-39
[Nothing] will be able to separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lord.