1 Timothy 1:15 15 The saying is trustworthy and deserving of full acceptance, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners, of whom I am the foremost. The Apostle Paul in his first letter to Timothy is encouraging his servant to teach the truth. To teach that it is through Jesus that we are saved not be … Continue reading 1 Timothy 1:15 Jesus came to save sinners!
19 And he said, “O man greatly loved, fear not, peace be with you; be strong and of good courage.” And as he spoke to me, I was strengthened and said, “Let my lord speak, for you have strengthened me.”Daniel 10 v. 19 Often we are in need of a few words of encouragement, a hand … Continue reading Daniel 10 v. 19 Be Strong
3 Remind them to be submissive to rulers and authorities, to be obedient, to be ready for every good work, 2 to speak evil of no one, to avoid quarreling, to be gentle, and to show perfect courtesy toward all people. Titus 3 vs. 1-2 Be submissive to rulers and authorities, in today’s society here in America it appears that there is … Continue reading Titus 3 vs 1-2. Be submissive and obedient.
4 [g] King Nebuchadnezzar to all peoples, nations, and languages, that dwell in all the earth: Peace be multiplied to you! 2 It has seemed good to me to show the signs and wonders that the Most High God has done for me. 3 How great are his signs, how mighty his wonders! His kingdom is an everlasting … Continue reading Daniel 4 vs 1-3 His kingdom is an everlasting kingdom!
20 Daniel answered and said: “Blessed be the name of God forever and ever, to whom belong wisdom and might. 21 He changes times and seasons; he removes kings and sets up kings; he gives wisdom to the wise and knowledge to those who have understanding; 22 he reveals deep and hidden things; he knows what is in … Continue reading Daniel 1 verses 20-23 Our ever present source of wisdom and knowledge
3 Not only that, but we rejoice in our sufferings, knowing that suffering produces endurance, 4 and endurance produces character, and character produces hope, 5 and hope does not put us to shame, because God’s love has been poured into our hearts through the Holy Spirit who has been given to us. Romans 5: 3-5 Being a farmer, … Continue reading Romans 5:3-5 Hope
For there is no distinction: 23 for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God, 24 and are justified by his grace as a gift, through the redemption that is in Christ Jesus, 25 whom God put forward as a propitiation by his blood, to be received by faith. Romans 3:22-25 Have you ever wondered? … Continue reading Romans 3 vs. 22-25 Saved by Grace
Psalm 46:1 God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. Once again the United States has been rocked by another mass murder in Sutherland Springs, Texas. A rifleman murdered 26 people worshipping at a Southern Baptist Church on Sunday morning. This is only a few short weeks since the mass murder … Continue reading Psalm 46:1 A very present help in times of trouble.
James 4 vs 13 through 17. ESV 13 Come now, you who say, s“Today or tomorrow we will go into such and such a town and spend a year there and trade and make a profit”— 14 yet you do not know what tomorrow will bring. What is your life? For tyou are a mist that appears for a little time and then vanishes. 15 Instead you ought to say, u“If the Lord wills, we will live and do this or that.” 16 As it is, you boast in your arrogance. vAll such boasting is evil. 17 wSo whoever knows the right thing to do and fails to do it, for him it is sin. It was a common saying when asked what are you going to do tomorrow? Or when are you going to return? The Good Lord willing and the creek don’t rise, or perhaps if you live in Northern fly over country it may be … Continue reading James 4 vs 13 through 17. The Lord Willing
Hebrews 9 verses 27 and 28: and just as it is appointed for man to die once, and after that comes judgement, so Christ, having been offered once to bear the sins of many, will appear a second time, not to deal with sin but to save those who are eagerly waiting for Him. With … Continue reading Hebrews 9:27-28 Eagerly Awaiting