Short Thoughts – INDEX

by Don Wicks

Day

Scripture

Title

Topic(s)

1 John 10:10b Abundant Life Abundant life
2 Acts 8:35 Divine Encounter Preaching about Jesus
3 I Cor.11:33 One Another Fellowship of believers
4 II Peter 3:13 Something New God’s idea of newness
5 John 1:47 Your Epitaph How you’ll be remembered
6 John 4:23 Seeking God seeks us
7 John 5:6 Do You Want to be Well? Only Jesus can make us well
8 John 6:56 Getting Into Jesus Jesus is essential
9 Galatians 6:9 Harvest Time How to get a great harvest
10 Matthew 5:10 Suffering Persecution Persecution
11 John 13:16 Being A Servant Servanthood
12 John 14:16-17 Invisible Presence God’s presence
13 Ephesians 2:4-6 Choosing Relationships Relationship with Christ
14 Matthew 22:37 Fulfilling our Fundamental Desire Loving God first
15 Matthew 12:30 The Myth of Neutrality Neutrality ; Decision
16 II John 10 False Teaching Avoiding false influences
17 Galatians 5:25 Expectations Consistent living
18 Matthew 22:37-39 Love Your Neighbour Loving your neighbour
19 Luke 22:31-32 Ups and Downs Failures and Successes
20 Luke 23:50-52 Honouring Jesus Jesus or the world
21 Philippians 2:5 Balanced Virtue Jesus as God and man
22 II Thessalonians 3:1 How God’s Work is Accomplished Doing God’s work
23 Acts 3:3-6 Rise Up and Walk Compassion of Christ
24 Hebrews 13:3 Angels Unawares Angels
25 Acts 8:35 Pointing to Jesus Testifying to Jesus
26 Luke 24:32 Incomplete Understanding Studying the Bible
27 I Samuel 16:7 Attitude Counts Right attitude
28 Matthew 22:37-39 Simple Statements Living rightly
29 Romans 1:16 Not Ashamed Witness to the truth
30 John 14:6 The Exclusively of Jesus Only one way to God
31 Romans 4L4-5 A Clear Explanation Way of Salvation
32 Exodus 20:2 No Other Gods 1st Commandment
33 Exodus 20:4 No Images 2nd Commandment
34 Exodus 20:7 God’s Name 3rd Commandment
35 Exodus 20:8 Remembering the Sabbath 4th Commandment
36 Exodus 20:12 Honour Your Father & Mother 5th Commandment
37 Exodus 20:13 Do Not Murder 6th Commandment
38 Exodus 20:14 Do Not Commit Adultery 7th Commandment
39 Exodus 20:15 You Shall Not Steal 8th Commandment
40 Exodus 20:16 False Witness 9th Commandment
41 Exodus 20:17 Coveting 10th Commandment
Day Scripture Title Topic(s)
42 Matt. 22:36-40 The Greatest & Next Greatest Loving God & Loving Others
43 II Samuel 23:3-4 The Last Words of David God’s will for your life
44 Psalm 19:14 Regrettable Last Words Rejecting God’s will
45 Deut. 33:27 The Last Words of Moses Blessing another person
46 Acts 7:5-60 The Last Words of Stephen Honouring history; trusting God to the end; concern for others
47 Rev. 20:20-21 The Last Words of  the Apostle John Return of Christ; grace of Christ
48 Luke 23:46 The Last Words of Jesus Price of redemption; commitment to God; confidence in paradise
49 John 14:2-3 Both Sides Death and After Death
50 Ephesians 4: 26-27, 29-32 A Terrible Thing Anger
51 Hebrews 10:19-25 The Most Important Thing You Will Do This Week Church attendance
52 I Chronicles 5:20b More Than A Number Living meaningfully
53 Romans 13:10 How to Love One Another Sacrifice, Love, Choose
54 John 6:29 Work, Work, Work Working for success; for favour with God; by believing
55 I Chronicles 16:24 Thanksgiving Thankfulness to God
56 Deut.. 6:1-2 Generations Teach; Discipline; Example
57 II Timothy 3:14-15 Continuing Covenants; Continuing in the faith
58 II Chronicles 36:15-16 Choices Generations; Choosing God or Other
59 II Cor. 12:14; Acts 2:38-39; Heb. 11:20-22; Job 42:15 Leave a Heritage Parenting – Children, Heritage
60 Psalm 127:3-5 What Children Mean to Parents Parenting -heritage’ reward, blessing
61 Proverbs 29:17 Discipline in the Home Parenting – Discipline
62 Psalm 103:13 A Loving Example Parenting – provision, compassion, example / Prayer
63 Proverbs 22:6 Teach the Children Parental teaching of children
64 Revelation 2:7 Ears to Hear Listening to God
65 II Timothy 2:8 The Day the World Forgets about Jesus Christmas; post-Christmas
66 Matt. 2:18; Gen 1:1 Believe It or Not Creation; Virgin Birth; Faith
67 Isaiah 7; Ephesians 3:14-21 Whom Do You Trust? Threats; Self-reliance
68 Acts 10:9-23 What God Says is Enough Inspiration of Scripture; Understanding the Bible
69 Isaiah 26:3 Perfect Peace Hope; Trust; Peace; Protection
70 Isaiah 26:7-12 Is God Your Earnest Desire? Desiring God; God’s Judgments: Righteousness; Peace
71 Isaiah 26:13 Rescue God’s rescue and discipline
72 Jeremiah 32:26-27 Certainty Following God with certainty
73 Mark 16:7 Just As He Told You The teachings of Jesus
74 Mark 1:17; 8:34 Follow What it means to follow
75 Mark 3:35 Do God’s Will Determining what is God’s will
76 Mark 9:35; 10:43-45 Serve Servanthood
77 Mark 9:37-41 Receive and Give Humble service
78 Mark 11:22-25 Ready to Pray Prayer
79 Mark 12:17 Pay Your Taxes Government
80 Mark 12:28-31 Love God & Your Neighbour Love
81 Mark 14:38 Watch & Pray Watchfulness; Prayer
82 Mark 16:7, 15 Go Share
83 Matt. 6:12 Thoughts on Forgiveness Forgiveness
84 Matt. 5:9 Peacemakers Peacemaking
85 Colossians 3:11 Cultural Diversity Diversity in the church
86 Luke 1-2 Meaning of Bless(ing) Blessings
87 Jeremiah 14 Upsetting Times Overwhelming Change
88 Psalm 46:10 Isolated Quietness; Rest; Isolation
89 Deut. 31-34 Run for Your Life End of Life Sharing
90 Eccles. 12:1-7 Aging Aging
91 II Tim. 1:8-9 Finding Purpose Life’s Purpose
92 Proverbs 3:5-6 Guidance Decision-making; Guidance
93 Matt. 21:1-12 Who is This? Palm Sunday: Passion #1
Day Scripture Title Topic(s)
94 Matt. 21:12-17 It is Written Clearing Temple; Passion #2
95 Matt. 21:18-26:16 By What Authority? Rejecting Christ; Passion #3
96 Matt. 26:1-56 Scripture Fulfilled Maundy Thursday: Passion #4
97 Matt. 26:57-27:66 Injustice Trial to Burial; Passion #5
98 Matt. 27:62-66 In the Tomb Death of Jesus; Passion #6
99 Matthew 28 Resurrection Resurrection: Passion #7
100 Proverbs 17:8, 10 Defensiveness Defensiveness
101 I Kings 1:6 Fatherhood: David’s Failure Fatherhood
102 I Tim. 3:1-5 Fatherhood: Failures & Successes Fatherhood
103 I Thess.2:11-12 Fatherhood: What the Bible Teaches Fatherhood
104 Psalm 103:13 The Fatherhood of God Fatherhood of God
105 Isaiah 66:13 Mother-like Work of God Mother-like
106 Genesis 3:1 Conspiracy Theories – #1, The Serpent Conspiracy Theories; Satan
107 Exodus 7:8-13 Conspiracy Theories – #2, The Magicians Conspiracy Theories; Pharaoh’s Magicians
108 Luke 16:31 Conspiracy Theories – #3, The Supernatural Conspiracy Theories; the Supernatural
109 I Peter 3:20 Lessons from the Flood – #1, Preparation The Flood; Preparation
110 Genesis 7:17-20 Lessons from the Flood – #2, Judgment The Flood ; Judgement
111 II Peter 2:9 Lessons from the Flood – #3, Rescue The Flood; Rescue
112 Isaiah 54:9-10 Lessons from the Flood – #4, Love & Peace The Flood; Love; Peace
113 Psalm 10:1 Why Doesn’t God Just Fix Things? Asking God, ‘Why?’
114 II Peter 3:4 The Return of Christ Christ’s Return
115 Matthew 6:19-20 What Jesus Says About Heaven Christ’s Return; Heaven
116 Mark 13:24-26 A Spectacular Return Christ’s Return; Awesome
117 Luke 13:23-24, 29-30 An Opportunity Not to be Missed Christ’s Return; Opportunity
118 John 6:38-40 Going to the Father Christ’s Return; Father
119 Matthew 2:2, 13 Christmas Contrasts Birth of Christ; Christmas
120 Acts 17:22-31 What’s In A Name? Christian
121 I John 5:1-5 Defining Evangelical Evangelical
122 Romans 13:1-7 God and Government Government
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