Daily Texts History

The Daily Watchwords or Losungen is an annual, globally distributed publication of the Moravian Church.

It started May 3, 1728 and is now published in 50 languages, making it the oldest and most widely read daily devotional work in the world.

Old Testament texts, the “Watchwords”, are chosen by lot annually in Herrnhut from a collection of 1200 verses.

New Testament texts, the “Doctrinal Texts”, are selected to expand on the Watchwords. Total annual circulation is over 1.5 million copies.

This is an ecumenical ministry of the worldwide Moravian Unity that transcends confessional, political and racial barriers of all kinds.

You can learn more, receive the Daily Text by email each day or purchase your own copy by visiting https://www.moravian.org/the-daily-texts/

Millwoods Community Church 2019 Daily Texts

Congregation: John 6:63 Jesus said: “The words that I have spoken to you are spirit and life.”

Joint Board: 1 Thessalonians 5:9 God has destined us not for wrath, but for obtaining salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ.

Trustees: Jeremiah 31:28 Just as I have watched over them to pluck up and break down, so I will watch over them to build and to plant, says the Lord.

Elders: Hebrews 6:18-19 We who have found safety with him are greatly encouraged to hold firmly to the hope placed before us.  We have this hope as an anchor for our lives.

Choir: Psalm 13:5 My heart shall rejoice in your salvation.

Women’s Morning Out: Ezra 8:31 The hand of our God was upon us, and he delivered us.

Ladies’ Tea Time: Psalm 97:10 He guards the lives of his faithful; he rescues them from the hand of the wicked.