2020 Bible Reading Plan

An Everyday journey

                  Isaiah 6;9                     Call and commissioning

                  Isaiah 44-45                Regathering and renewal of Israel

                  Isaiah 52-53                His suffering and sacrificial death

                  Isaiah 65-66                Judgment on false worship, mercy

                  Micah 1; 4:6-13; 5       Predictions of destruction, Israel enem

                  2 Kings 17-18              Hoshea’s reign, fall of north. Kingdom

                  2 Kings 19-21               Hez. Illness, healing, fool and death

                  2 Kings 22-23              Josiah: Revival and reform

                  Jer 1-3:5                      Jeremiah’s condemning words

                  Jer 25;29                     Coming Babylonian captivity

                  Jer 31:31-40;32-33      Renewed covenant, faith illustration

                  Jer 52, 2 Kings 24-25   Review of demise, deport to exile

                  Ezek 1:1-3; 36:16-38; 37  vision, valley of dry bones, retores

                  Dan 1-2                       Daniel and 3 Heb children faithful…

                  Dan 3-4                       Fiery furnace, fulfillment Neb dream

                  Dan 5-6                       Daniel rescued from lion’s den

                  Dan 9-10;12                Prayer for things to come, end times

                  Ezra 1-2                       1st return, proclamation of king

                  Ezra 3-4                       Rebuilding altar, worship restored

                  Ezra 5-6                       Construction resumes and completes 

                  Zech 1:1-6;2;12           Repentance, rescue of Israel

                  Ezra 7-8                       Ezra return

                  Ezra 9-10                     Reforms of Ezra

                  Esther 1-2                    Vashti removed, Esther selected

                  Esther 3-4                    Haman’s plot, Mor gets Esther’s help  

                  Esther 5-7                    Esther’s request, king’s sleepless night

                  Esther 8-10                  God gives victory, celebrate

                  Neh 1-2                       Prays for Jerusalem, goes to Jer

                  Neh 3-4                       Builders and opposition

                  Neh 5-6                       Extortion, fear and accomplishment

                  Neh 7-8                       Reviving people of Jer, led by Ezra

                  Neh 9                           Fasting, repentance and covenant God

                  Neh 10                        Covenant with God

                  Neh 11                         Resettle of Jerusalem, led by Neh…

                  Neh 12                        Dedication of walls

                  Neh 13                        Reforms under Nehemiah

                  Malachi 1                    God has loved Israel

                  Malachi 2                    Israel dishonored the Lord

                  Malachi 3                    Return to the Lord

                  Malachi 4                    The day of the Lord

                  Luke 1                          Intro the Messiah

                  Luke 2                          Birth of Jesus

                  Matt 1-2                      Intro Messiah

                  Mark 1                         Intro Messiah

                  John 1                          Intro “the Word”

                  Matt 3-4                      Beginning of JC ministry

                  Matt 5                         Teaching of discipleship

                  Matt 6                         Teaching on discipleship

                  Matt 7                         Teaching on discipleship

                  Matt 8                         Miracles reveal His authority

                  Luke 9:10-62               Feeding 5,000 Peter’s confession

                  Mark 9-10                   Transfiguration, miracles, teachings

                  Luke 12                        Warnings and encouragements oppo

                  John 3-4                      New birth/New life healing officer son

                  Luke 14                        Cost of discipleship    

                  John 6                          Miracles, walking on water, bread life

                  Matt 19:16-30             Children come, rich young man

                  Luke 15-16                  Par lost and found, rich man and laz.

                  Luke 17:11-37; 18       Gratitude & expectation, persistence

                  Mark 10                       Teachings on divorce

                  John 11, Matt 21:1-13 Raise Lazerus from dead, triumphal entry

                  John 13                        Serving, washing the feet

                  John 14-15                  Way to Father, promise of Holy Spirit

                  John 16                        Expecting Holy Spirit, grief to joy

                  Matt 24:1-31               End times

Matt 24:32-51 Future kingdom of heaven

John 17 High Priestly prayer

Matt 26:47-27, 31 Arrest, trial, and crucifixion

Matt 27:32-66 Crucifixion and burial

Luke 23:26-56 Crucifixion and burial

John 19 Trial and crucifixion

Mark 16 Great Commission

Luke 24 Great Commission

John 20-21 John’s purpose

Matt 28 Great Commission

Acts 1 Promise of Holy Spirit

Acts 2-3 Arrival of the Holy Spirit, early church

Acts 4-5 Benefits of community, miracles

Acts 6 Selection of deacons

Acts 7 Stephen, first martyr

Acts 8-9 Severe persecution leads to expansion

Acts 10-11 Peter to Gentiles

Acts 12 Persecution of church, and expansion

Acts 13-14 Paul and Barnabus sent by Antioch

James 1-2 Trials, hearing and doing, faith/works

James 3-5 Right living/ Christian qualities

Acts 15-16 Paul’s missionary journey

Galatians 1-3 Paul authority in Christ, freedom/faith

Galatians 4-6 Spir freedom, not license to sin, love

Acts 17-18:17 Paul’s 3rd missionary journey

1 Thess 1-2 Thessalonians relationship w Christ

1 Thess 3-5 Encourage growth, practical living

2 Thess 1-3 Encourage growth, anti-Christ, firm

Acts 18:18-29; 19 Ephesus

1 Cor 1-2 Divisions in the church

1 Cor 3-4 Misconceptions of Christian ministry

1 Cor 5-6 We live to honor Him, sexual misuse

1 Cor 7-8 Marriage, Christian freedoms

1 Cor 9-10 Disciplined freedom, practical advice

1 Cor 11-12 Public worship

1 Cor 13-14 Love and the gifts

1 Cor 15-16 Christ resurrection guarantees us

2 Cor 1-2 Discipline and forgiving an offender

2 Cor 3-4 New covenant glory, personal suffer…

2 Cor 5-6 Compassionate dedication, love

2 Cor 7-8 Appeal for love, generosity

2 Cor 9-10 Results of generosity

2 Cor 11-13 Paul reaffirms his rights, warning

Acts 20:1-3; Rom 1-2 To Macedonia, Greece. We need God

Rom 3-4 Justification by faith, Abraham ex.

Rom 5-6 Benefits right w God, free from sin

Rom 7-8 Freedom from condemnation

Rom 9-10 Restored via righteousness in Christ

Rom 11-12 Practical applications in daily life

Rom 13-14 Practical applications in daily life

Rom 15-16 Spirit of unity and law of love

Acts 20-21 Paul’s return to Jerusalem

Acts 22-23 Paul’s ministry in prison

Acts 24-25 Paul in prison in Caeseria

Acts 26-27 Paul in prison in Caeseria

Acts 28 Paul in prison in Rome

Col 1-2 Supremacy of Christ

Col 3-4 Standards of right living/relations

Eph 1-3 God’s purpose for church, freedom sin

Eph 3-4 God’s wisdom in church, Spirit power

Eph 5-6 Relationships/armor of God

Phil 1-2 United in in love/Christ example

Phil 3-4 Joy/Freedom from anxiety

Heb 1-2 He is superior/danger of willful sin

Heb 3-4 Jesus surpasses OT priest

Heb 5-6 Danger of spiritual immaturity

Heb 7 Jesus superior in character

Heb 8-9 Better covenant: grace

Heb 10 Danger of deliberate sin

Heb 11 Characteristics of faith: hall of faith

Heb 12 Remain focused in God’s grace, holy

1 Tim 1-3 Importance of prayer, high requirem…

1 Tim 4-6 Dealing with different groups

2 Tim 1-2 Guard the truth, strong in grace, kind

2 Tim 3-4 Increasing wickedness, preach Word

1 Peter 1-2 Holiness through obedience, example

1 Peter 3-4 Facing times of suffering

1 Peter 5; 1 John 1 Encouragement in suffering

1 John 2-3 Authentic relationship with God

1 John 4-5 Love of God, assurances of God

Revelation 1 Glorious and Exalted Lord

Revelation 2 Seven churches

Revelation 3 Seven churches

Revelation 19:6-20 Climax of conflict

Revelation 21 New Heavens and New Earth

Revelation 22 Conclusion