FIND THE INTERSECTION: Phil 2:5-11 (March 31, 2020)

Philippians 2:5-11 New Living Translation (NLT) 5 You must have the same attitude that Christ Jesus had. 6 Though he was God,[a]    he did not think of equality with God    as something to cling to.7 Instead, he gave up his divine privileges[b];    he took the humble position of a slave[c]    and was born as a human being.When he appeared in human form,[d]8     he humbled himself in obedience to God    and …

FIND THE INTERSECTION: Matt 21:1-11, 27:11-54 (March 30, 2020)

Matthew 21:1-11 New Living Translation (NLT)Jesus’ Triumphant Entry21 As Jesus and the disciples approached Jerusalem, they came to the town of Bethphage on the Mount of Olives. Jesus sent two of them on ahead. 2 “Go into the village over there,” he said. “As soon as you enter it, you will see a donkey tied there, with its colt beside …

FIND THE INTERSECTION: Psalm 130 (March 26, 2020)

Psalm 130 New Living Translation (NLT) Psalm 130 A song for pilgrims ascending to Jerusalem. 1 From the depths of despair, O Lord,    I call for your help.2 Hear my cry, O Lord.    Pay attention to my prayer. 3 Lord, if you kept a record of our sins,    who, O Lord, could ever survive?4 But you offer forgiveness,    that we might learn to fear you. 5 I am counting on the Lord;    yes, …

FIND THE INTERSECTION: Ezekiel 37:1-14 (March 25, 2020)

Ezekiel 37:1-14 New Living Translation (NLT) A Valley of Dry Bones 37 The Lord took hold of me, and I was carried away by the Spirit of the Lord to a valley filled with bones. 2 He led me all around among the bones that covered the valley floor. They were scattered everywhere across the ground and were completely dried out. 3 Then he asked me, “Son of man, can …

FIND THE INTERSECTION: Romans 8:6-11 (March 24, 2020)

Romans 8:6-11 New Living Translation (NLT) 6 So letting your sinful nature control your mind leads to death. But letting the Spirit control your mind leads to life and peace. 7 For the sinful nature is always hostile to God. It never did obey God’s laws, and it never will. 8 That’s why those who are still under the control of their sinful nature can never …

FIND THE INTERSECTION: John 11:1-53 (March 23, 2020)

John 11:1-53 New Living Translation (NLT) The Raising of Lazarus 11 A man named Lazarus was sick. He lived in Bethany with his sisters, Mary and Martha. 2 This is the Mary who later poured the expensive perfume on the Lord’s feet and wiped them with her hair.[a] Her brother, Lazarus, was sick. 3 So the two sisters sent a message to Jesus telling him, “Lord, your …

FIND THE INTERSECTION: Psalm 23 (March 19, 2020)

Psalm 23 New Living Translation (NLT) Psalm 23 A psalm of David. 1 The Lord is my shepherd;    I have all that I need.2 He lets me rest in green meadows;    he leads me beside peaceful streams.3     He renews my strength.He guides me along right paths,    bringing honor to his name.4 Even when I walk    through the darkest valley,[a]I will not be afraid,    for you are close beside me.Your rod and your …

FIND THE INTERSECTION: 1 Sam. 16:1-13 (March 18, 2020)

1 Samuel 16:1-13 New Living Translation (NLT) Samuel Anoints David as King 16 Now the Lord said to Samuel, “You have mourned long enough for Saul. I have rejected him as king of Israel, so fill your flask with olive oil and go to Bethlehem. Find a man named Jesse who lives there, for I have selected one of his sons to be my …