A WORD for This Day

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By: Dr. Jori Shaffer

This podcast has a daily bible verse focus. The scripture is a reference that corresponds to the day ( For example January 1st might be John 1:1, March 16th might be John 3:16, June 8th could have Micah 6:8, etc.). This podcast stems from a project Jori was inspired to start in 2020 to see if she could find a verse that corresponded with the calendar date to share with friends and prayer partners each day. Jori says, "It has been such an amazing blessing to be reminded again and again, how truly living and active the Word of GOD is." There is a daily...

January 16, 2022- Romans 1:16
#16
Yesterday at 7:00 AM

In episode, Jori talks with her listeners about the gospel and how it is for everyone.

Scripture translations used are ESV and NASB

Scripture references:
Romans 1:16
Acts 9 (account of Saul's Conversion)
Romans 1:1-7
Jeremiah 33:17
Isaiah 9:2, 6-7
1 Corinthians 15:1-8


January 15, 2022- Mark 1:15
#15
Last Saturday at 7:00 AM

In this episode, Jori discusses this verse in Mark and how we must repent and believe.

Scripture translations used are ESV and NASB.

Scripture references:
Mark 1:15
Luke 6:13-16
Mark 1:1
Hebrews 11:6
Psalm 119:129-135


January 14, 2022- Joel 1:14
#14
Last Friday at 7:00 AM

In this episode, Jori discusses this verse in Joel and how important it is to return to God. 

Scripture translations used are ESV and NASB.

Scripture references:
Joel 1:14
Hebrews 12:5-6
Joel 1:1
Luke 24:45-49
Acts 2:15-21
Joel 2:28
2 Chronicles 7:12-14
Isaiah 55:6-7


January 13, 2022- 1 Peter 1:13
#13
Last Thursday at 7:00 AM

In this episode Jori discusses how we can prepare our minds for action and set our hope on the Lord Jesus.

Scripture translations used ESV and NASB

Scripture references:
1 Peter 1:13
Luke 22:31-32
Romans 12:2
1 Corinthians 2:16
Romans 12:12
Isaiah 26:3
Colossians 1:9-14


January 12, 2022- John 1:12
#12
Last Wednesday at 7:00 AM

In this episode Jori discusses becoming a child of God. 

Scripture translations used are ESV and NASB

Scripture references:

John 1:12
John 1:11-12
Romans 10:4
Genesis 22:18
1 John 4:7-13
1 John 5:1


January 11, 2022- Malachi 1:11
#11
Last Tuesday at 7:00 AM

In this episode, Jori discusses with her listeners this excerpt from the book of Malachi, and how the prophecy has come to pass and will continue to come to pass concerning the Name of the Lord. 

Scripture translations used are ESV and NASB

Scripture References:
Malachi 1:11
John 3:16
Malachi 1:10-11
Amos 5:21-26
Psalm 51:7 
Psalm 140:1-2
Psalm 51
Philippians 2:9-11
Psalm 34:1-3


January 10, 2022-1 Corinthians 1:10
#10
01/10/2022

In this episode, Jori discusses this verse and unity among believers.

Scripture translations used are ESV and NASB

Scriptures referenced:

1 Corinthians 1:10
1 Corinthians 1: 1-3
Matthew 12:25 and 12:30
Ephesians 4:1-6
John 17:20-25
Romans 16:17-20
1 Corinthians 12:31-13:13


January 9, 2022- 1 John 1:9
#9
01/09/2022

In this episode, Jori talks with her listeners about confession of sins, its necessity and what a blessing it is for the believers in God.

Scripture translations used are ESV and NASB

Scripture References:
1 John 1:9
Romans 3:23
Psalm 14:3
Romans 3:10
Isaiah 1:18
Isaiah 43:25
Micah 7:18-19
Romans 5:6-8
1 Corinthians 1:30
2 Corinthians 5:21
Titus 2:11-14
Psalm 32


January 8, 2022- Revelation 1:8
#8
01/08/2022

In this episode, Jori discusses GOD's description of Himself as found in this verse.

Scripture is read from ESV and NASB translations.

Scripture References :
Revelation 1:1-11
Revelation 21:6
Revelation 22:12-13
2 Peter 3:8-9
1 Corinthians 2:9


January 7,2022- Proverbs 1:7
#7
01/07/2022

In this episode, Jori discusses what is means to fear the LORD and the blessings we have in doing that.

Scripture translations used are ESV and NASB

Scriptures referenced include:
Proverbs 1:7, Proverbs 2:6, Proverbs 3:7
1 Kings 3:5-13, 1 Kings 4:29, 1 Kings 11:9
Matthew 10:28
Ephesians 3:20
Psalm 25:14, Psalm 33:18, Psalm 34:7-11

Listeners are encouraged to learn to do a word search on their own. Several bible apps were mentioned such as Olive Tree, Logos, Bible Hub and biblegateway.com.


January 6, 2022- Philippians 1:6
#6
01/06/2022

This episode's focus verse is Philippians 1:6 and the work GOD is doing in each believer's life. 

Scripture is read from both the ESV and NASB translations.

Additional scripture references are Philippians 2:13, Ephesians 2:8-10 and
 Ephesians 3:14-21.


January 5, 2022- Habakkuk 1:5
#5
01/05/2022

In this episode, the focus verse is found in Habakkuk, a minor prophet book found in the Old Testament and how we can learn something about GOD's character in this segment of Scripture.  

Scriptures referenced are from Habakkuk 1:1-5, Isaiah 55:8-12 and Numbers 6:24-26

Bible Translations used are ESV and NASB.

Jori encourages her listeners to read Habakkuk chapters 1-3 in their personal study time. 


January 4, 2022- 3 John 1:4
#4
01/04/2022

In this episode, Jori talks to her listeners about what the bible says about Truth. 
Scriptures referenced are: 
3 John vs 1-4
Galatians 2:9
Psalm 119:160
John 1:17
John 8:31-32
Psalm 51:6
Psalm 86:11
John 14:6
John 15:26
Psalm 25:4-5

Listeners are encouraged to read 3 John and Psalm 119


January 3, 2022- Ephesians 1:3
#3
01/03/2022

In this episode, Jori discusses Ephesians 1:3 and spiritual blessings we have been given in Christ.  
Listeners are encouraged to read Ephesians chapter 1 and record or think about the blessings they have been given as believers in Jesus.  Listeners are also encouraged to spend time in giving GOD worship and praise for what He has done.  Other passages mentioned are Psalms 103 and Romans 10:17. 


January 2, 2022- Hebrews 1:2
#2
01/02/2022

In this episode, Jori talks to her listeners about the truths found in Hebrews 1:2.
Additional scriptures discussed in this episode are 2 Peter 1:19-21, 2 Timothy 3: 16-17. 
Listeners are challenged to dig deeper in their own study time by reading 2 Peter chapter 1, 2nd Timothy Chapter 3 and to consider memorizing 2 Timothy 3:16-17 for the month of January.  


January 1, 2022- John 1:1
#1
01/01/2022

In this episode, Jori talks about John 1:1 and encourages listeners to spend more time in God's Word daily.  Listeners are encouraged to spend additional time reading John 1 and Genesis 1 in their own personal bible study time. 
Other scriptures referenced are Genesis 1:1 and Numbers 6:24-26.
Bible translations used in this episode are ESV and NASB.


A WORD For THIS Day Pilot
12/31/2021

In this episode, Jori talks about the inspiration for "A WORD For This Day" podcast and what a listener can expect in the coming episodes.  She references Hebrews 4:12 reminding the listener about just how living and active God's Word is.  She also discusses the purposes of the podcast which are as follows: to bring Glory to God the Father, Son and Holy Spirit, to point others to Him, to encourage listeners to be in the WORD for themselves and to spend time with Him daily.