Thursday, December 31, 2015

Psalm 119:24

Staying vitally connected to the Word of God provides us with personal spiritual counseling – inner power to remind us not to sin (Psalm 119:24)

John 8:12

"When Jesus spoke again to the people, he said, “I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.”" John 8:12

Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Ephesians 6:10-18

A beautiful song . . . so apt to sing in times of provocation, irritation, stress at home, at work, or on the road . . . works like "spiritual ibuprofen," if you will. Jesus does it all!
And remember to put on the full armor of God * each and every day. (*Ephesians 6:10-18)

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Psalms 63:3-4

“Because your loving kindness is better than life, my lips shall praise you. So I will bless you while I live. I will lift up my hands in your name.”
Psalms 63:3-4

Monday, December 28, 2015

Psalm 100:4-5

"Enter his gates with thanksgiving and his courts with praise; give thanks to him and praise his name. For the Lord is good and his love endures forever; his faithfulness continues through all generations." Psalm 100:4-5

Friday, December 25, 2015

Psalm 16:7

I will bless the LORD who guides me; even at night my heart instructs me. (Psalm 16:7)

Thursday, December 24, 2015

Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Psalm 119:59

I pondered the direction of my life, and I turned to follow your laws. (Psalm 119:59)

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Ecclesiastes 12:13

“This is the end of the matter. All has been heard. Fear God, and keep his commandments; for this is the whole duty of man.” Ecclesiastes 12:13

Friday, December 18, 2015

Colossians 4:2

Devote yourselves to prayer with an alert mind and a thankful heart. (Colossians 4:2)

Thursday, December 17, 2015

Jude 1:20-21

“But you, beloved, keep building up yourselves on your most holy faith, praying in the Holy Spirit. Keep yourselves in God’s love, looking for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ to eternal life.”
Jude 1:20-21

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Jeremiah 29:11

“For I know the thoughts that I think toward you,” says Yahweh, “thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you hope and a future.”
Jeremiah 29:11

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Psalm 51:10

Create in me a clean heart, O God. Renew a loyal spirit within me. Psalm 51:10

Monday, December 14, 2015

Micah 1:2

Attention! Let all the people of the world listen! Let the earth and everything in it hear. Micah 1:2

Friday, December 11, 2015

Jeremiah 29:11

“For I know the thoughts that I think toward you,” says Yahweh, “thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you hope and a future.”
Jeremiah 29:11

Thursday, December 10, 2015

1 Chronicles 29:11

“Yours, Yahweh, is the greatness, the power, the glory, the victory, and the majesty! For all that is in the heavens and in the earth is yours. Yours is the kingdom, Yahweh, and you are exalted as head above all.”
1 Chronicles 29:11

Wednesday, December 9, 2015

Psalm 119:18

"Open my eyes that I may see wonderful things in your law." Psalm 119:18

Tuesday, December 8, 2015

1 Timothy 2:5-6

“For there is one God, and one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus, who gave himself as a ransom for all; the testimony in its own times;” 1 Timothy 2:5-6

Monday, December 7, 2015

Ephesians 1:9-10

"he made known to us the mystery of his will according to his good pleasure, which he purposed in Christ, to be put into effect when the times reach their fulfillment—to bring unity to all things in heaven and on earth under Christ." Ephesians 1:9-10

Friday, December 4, 2015

2 Corinthians 3:6

"He has made us competent as ministers of a new covenant—not of the letter but of the Spirit; for the letter kills, but the Spirit gives life." 2 Corinthians 3:6

Thursday, December 3, 2015

Romans 8:31

"What, then, shall we say in response to these things? If God is for us, who can be against us?" Romans 8:31

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Isaiah 41:13

"For I am the Lord your God who takes hold of your right hand and says to you, Do not fear; I will help you." Isaiah 41:13

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Matthew 6:31-34

"So do not worry, saying, ‘What shall we eat?’ or ‘What shall we drink?’ or ‘What shall we wear?’ For the pagans run after all these things, and your heavenly Father knows that you need them. But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well. Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own." Matthew 6:31-34

Monday, November 30, 2015

Hebrews 13:5-6

"Keep your lives free from the love of money and be content with what you have, because God has said, “Never will I leave you; never will I forsake you.” So we say with confidence, “The Lord is my helper; I will not be afraid. What can mere mortals do to me?" Hebrews 13:5-6

Friday, November 27, 2015

John 6:40

"For my Father’s will is that everyone who looks to the Son and believes in him shall have eternal life, and I will raise them up at the last day." John 6:40

Thursday, November 26, 2015

Psalms 100:4

“Enter into his gates with thanksgiving, into his courts with praise. Give thanks to him, and bless his name.”
Psalms 100:4 

John 1:12

"Yet to all who did receive him, to those who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God" John 1:12

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Ephesians 1:5

"he predestined us for adoption to sonship through Jesus Christ, in accordance with his pleasure and will" Ephesians 1:5

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

1 John 3:1

"See what great love the Father has lavished on us, that we should be called children of God! And that is what we are! The reason the world does not know us is that it did not know him." 1 John 3:1

Monday, November 23, 2015

Romans 8:16

" The Spirit himself testifies with our spirit that we are God’s children." Romans 8:16

Friday, November 20, 2015

Romans 8:1

"Therefore, there is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus," Romans 8:1

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Romans 5:6-11

"You see, at just the right time, when we were still powerless, Christ died for the ungodly. Very rarely will anyone die for a righteous person, though for a good person someone might possibly dare to die. But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us. Since we have now been justified by his blood, how much more shall we be saved from God’s wrath through him! For if, while we were God’s enemies, we were reconciled to him through the death of his Son, how much more, having been reconciled, shall we be saved through his life! Not only is this so, but we also boast in God through our Lord Jesus Christ, through whom we have now received reconciliation." Romans 5:6-11

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Psalm 119:16

"I delight in your decrees; I will not neglect your word." Psalm 119:16

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Isaiah 1:17

"Learn to do right; seek justice. Defend the oppressed. Take up the cause of the fatherless; plead the case of the widow." Isaiah 1:17

Monday, November 16, 2015

Micah 6:8

"He has shown you, O mortal, what is good. And what does the Lord require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God." Micah 6:8

Friday, November 13, 2015

Psalm 10:17-18

"You, Lord, hear the desire of the afflicted; you encourage them, and you listen to their cry, defending the fatherless and the oppressed, so that mere earthly mortals will never again strike terror." Psalm 10:17-18

Thursday, November 12, 2015

Matthew 5:14-16

"You are the light of the world. A town built on a hill cannot be hidden. Neither do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl. Instead they put it on its stand, and it gives light to everyone in the house. In the same way, let your light shine before others, that they may see your good deeds and glorify your Father in heaven." Matthew 5:14-16

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

2 Timothy 2:15

"Do your best to present yourself to God as one approved, a worker who does not need to be ashamed and who correctly handles the word of truth" 2 Timothy 2:15

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Romans 8:13

"For if you live according to the flesh, you will die; but if by the Spirit you put to death the misdeeds of the body, you will live." Romans 8:13

Monday, November 9, 2015

Romans 12:3

Humble Service in the Body of Christ. "For by the grace given me I say to every one of you: Do not think of yourself more highly than you ought, but rather think of yourself with sober judgment, in accordance with the faith God has distributed to each of you." Romans 12:3

Friday, November 6, 2015

2 Timothy 3:16-17

"All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, so that the servant of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work." 2 Timothy 3:16-17

Thursday, November 5, 2015

1 Peter 2:9

"But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God’s special possession, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light." 1 Peter 2:9

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Ephesians 2:8-9

"For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith—and this is not from yourselves, it is the gift of God— not by works, so that no one can boast." Ephesians 2:8-9

Tuesday, November 3, 2015

Romans 12:1

"I urge you, brothers and sisters, in view of God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and pleasing to God—this is your true and proper worship." Romans 12:1

Monday, November 2, 2015

Hebrews 4:12

"For the word of God is alive and active. Sharper than any double-edged sword, it penetrates even to dividing soul and spirit, joints and marrow; it judges the thoughts and attitudes of the heart." Hebrews 4:12

Friday, October 30, 2015

2 Timothy 3:16-17

"All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, so that the servant of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work." 2 Timothy 3:16-17

Thursday, October 29, 2015

Galatians 6:2

"Carry each other’s burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ." Galatians 6:2

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Proverbs 15:23

"A person finds joy in giving an apt reply— and how good is a timely word!" Proverbs 15:23

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Psalm 40:8 NIV

"I desire to do your will, my God; your law is within my heart." Psalm 40:8 NIV

Monday, October 26, 2015

Psalm 51:12

"Restore to me the joy of your salvation and grant me a willing spirit, to sustain me." Psalm 51:12

Friday, October 23, 2015

Psalm 37:4

"Take delight in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart." Psalm 37:4

Thursday, October 22, 2015

Jeremiah 29:11

"For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future." Jeremiah 29:11

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Psalm 63:1

"You, God, are my God, earnestly I seek you; I thirst for you, my whole being longs for you, in a dry and parched land where there is no water." Psalm 63:1

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Isaiah 26:4

"Trust in the Lord forever, for the Lord, the Lord himself, is the Rock eternal." Isaiah 26:4

Monday, October 19, 2015

Isaiah 55:6

"Seek the Lord while he may be found; call on him while he is near." Isaiah 55:6

Friday, October 16, 2015

1 Peter 1:3

"Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! In his great mercy he has given us new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead," 1 Peter 1:3

Thursday, October 15, 2015

Matthew 5:11-12

"Blessed are you when people insult you, persecute you and falsely say all kinds of evil against you because of me. Rejoice and be glad, because great is your reward in heaven, for in the same way they persecuted the prophets who were before you." Matthew 5:11-12

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Philippians 1:9-10

"And this is my prayer: that your love may abound more and more in knowledge and depth of insight, so that you may be able to discern what is best and may be pure and blameless for the day of Christ," Philippians 1:9-10

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

John 3:20-21

"Everyone who does evil hates the light, and will not come into the light for fear that their deeds will be exposed. But whoever lives by the truth comes into the light, so that it may be seen plainly that what they have done has been done in the sight of God." John 3:20-21

Monday, October 12, 2015

1 Corinthians 2:14

"The person without the Spirit does not accept the things that come from the Spirit of God but considers them foolishness, and cannot understand them because they are discerned only through the Spirit." 1 Corinthians 2:14

Friday, October 9, 2015

1 John 2:1

"My dear children, I write this to you so that you will not sin. But if anybody does sin, we have an advocate with the Father—Jesus Christ, the Righteous One." 1 John 2:1

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Hebrews 10:35-36

"So do not throw away your confidence; it will be richly rewarded. You need to persevere so that when you have done the will of God, you will receive what he has promised." Hebrews 10:35-36

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Romans 15:7

"Accept one another, then, just as Christ accepted you, in order to bring praise to God." Romans 15:7

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

2 Corinthians 13:14

"May the grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all." 2 Corinthians 13:14

Monday, October 5, 2015

Ephesians 5:1

"Follow God’s example, therefore, as dearly loved children" Ephesians 5:1

Friday, October 2, 2015

James 3:13

"Who is wise and understanding among you? Let them show it by their good life, by deeds done in the humility that comes from wisdom." James 3:13

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Psalm 121:1-2

"I lift up my eyes to the mountains— where does my help come from? My help comes from the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth." Psalm 121:1-2

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Philippians 2:1-2

"Therefore if you have any encouragement from being united with Christ, if any comfort from his love, if any common sharing in the Spirit, if any tenderness and compassion, then make my joy complete by being like-minded, having the same love, being one in spirit and of one mind." Philippians 2:1-2

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Isaiah 46:4

"Even to your old age and gray hairs I am he, I am he who will sustain you. I have made you and I will carry you; I will sustain you and I will rescue you." Isaiah 46:4

Monday, September 28, 2015

Titus 2:2

"Teach the older men to be temperate, worthy of respect, self-controlled, and sound in faith, in love and in endurance." Titus 2:2

Friday, September 25, 2015

Psalm 143:10

"Teach me to do your will, for you are my God; may your good Spirit lead me on level ground." Psalm 143:10

Thursday, September 24, 2015

John 14:23

"Jesus replied, “Anyone who loves me will obey my teaching. My Father will love them, and we will come to them and make our home with them." John 14:23

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

2 Timothy 1:13-14

"What you heard from me, keep as the pattern of sound teaching, with faith and love in Christ Jesus. Guard the good deposit that was entrusted to you—guard it with the help of the Holy Spirit who lives in us." 2 Timothy 1:13-14

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Isaiah 48:17

"This is what the Lord says— your Redeemer, the Holy One of Israel: “I am the Lord your God, who teaches you what is best for you, who directs you in the way you should go." Isaiah 48:17

Monday, September 21, 2015

Psalm 119:64

"The earth is filled with your love, Lord; teach me your decrees." Psalm 119:64

Friday, September 18, 2015

Proverbs 22:6

"Start children off on the way they should go, and even when they are old they will not turn from it." Proverbs 22:6

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Psalm 95:6-7

"Come, let us bow down in worship, let us kneel before the Lord our Maker; for he is our God and we are the people of his pasture, the flock under his care. Today, if only you would hear his voice" Psalm 95:6-7

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

John 6:29

"Jesus answered, “The work of God is this: to believe in the one he has sent.”" John 6:29

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Isaiah 26:3

"You will keep in perfect peace those whose minds are steadfast, because they trust in you." Isaiah 26:3

Monday, September 14, 2015

Romans 12:4-5

"For just as each of us has one body with many members, and these members do not all have the same function, so in Christ we, though many, form one body, and each member belongs to all the others." Romans 12:4-5

Friday, September 11, 2015

Psalm 119:165

"Great peace have those who love your law, and nothing can make them stumble." Psalm 119:165

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Psalm 116:1-2

"I love the Lord, for he heard my voice; he heard my cry for mercy. Because he turned his ear to me, I will call on him as long as I live." Psalm 116:1-2

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Psalm 42:8

"By day the Lord directs his love, at night his song is with me— a prayer to the God of my life." Psalm 42:8

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Psalm 16:8

"I keep my eyes always on the Lord. With him at my right hand, I will not be shaken." Psalm 16:8

Monday, September 7, 2015

1 John 5:12

"Whoever has the Son has life; whoever does not have the Son of God does not have life." 1 John 5:12

Friday, September 4, 2015

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Psalm 119:14

"I rejoice in following your statutes as one rejoices in great riches." Psalm 119:14

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Isaiah 33:22

"For the Lord is our judge, the Lord is our lawgiver, the Lord is our king; it is he who will save us." Isaiah 33:22

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Psalm 119:160

"All your words are true; all your righteous laws are eternal." Psalm 119:160

Monday, August 31, 2015

Jeremiah 33:2-3

"This is what the Lord says, he who made the earth, the Lord who formed it and established it—the Lord is his name: ‘Call to me and I will answer you and tell you great and unsearchable things you do not know." Jeremiah 33:2-3

Friday, August 28, 2015

1 Samuel 16:7

"But the Lord said to Samuel, “Do not consider his appearance or his height, for I have rejected him. The Lord does not look at the things people look at. People look at the outward appearance, but the Lord looks at the heart." 1 Samuel 16:7

Thursday, August 27, 2015

John 1:12-13

"Yet to all who did receive him, to those who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God— children born not of natural descent, nor of human decision or a husband’s will, but born of God." John 1:12-13

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Philippians 3:14

"I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus." Philippians 3:14

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Psalm 119:60

"I will hasten and not delay to obey your commands." Psalm 119:60

Monday, August 24, 2015

Matthew 19:14

"Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.”" Matthew 19:14

Friday, August 21, 2015

Psalm 119:30

"I have chosen the way of faithfulness; I have set my heart on your laws." Psalm 119:30

Thursday, August 20, 2015

1 John 1:7

"But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus, his Son, purifies us from all sin." 1 John 1:7

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Romans 1:16

"For I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is the power of God that brings salvation to everyone who believes: first to the Jew, then to the Gentile." Romans 1:16

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Colossians 2:9-10

"For in Christ all the fullness of the Deity lives in bodily form, and in Christ you have been brought to fullness. He is the head over every power and authority."Colossians 2:9-10

Monday, August 17, 2015

James 1:21

"Therefore, get rid of all moral filth and the evil that is so prevalent and humbly accept the word planted in you, which can save you." James 1:21

Friday, August 14, 2015

John 15:10

"If you keep my commands, you will remain in my love, just as I have kept my Father’s commands and remain in his love." John 15:10

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Philippians 2:9-11

"Therefore God exalted him to the highest place and gave him the name that is above every name, that at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, in heaven and on earth and under the earth, and every tongue acknowledge that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father." Philippians 2:9-11

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Philippians 1:6

"being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus." Philippians 1:6

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Psalm 138:2

"I will bow down toward your holy temple and will praise your name for your unfailing love and your faithfulness, for you have so exalted your solemn decree that it surpasses your fame." Psalm 138:2

Monday, August 10, 2015

Psalm 18:30

"As for God, his way is perfect: The Lord’s word is flawless; he shields all who take refuge in him." Psalm 18:30

Friday, August 7, 2015

Matthew 24:35

"Heaven and earth will pass away, but my words will never pass away." Matthew 24:35

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Proverbs 14:34

"Righteousness exalts a nation, but sin condemns any people." Proverbs 14:34

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Jeremiah 17:9-10

"The heart is deceitful above all things and beyond cure. Who can understand it? “I the Lord search the heart and examine the mind, to reward each person according to their conduct, according to what their deeds deserve." Jeremiah 17:9-10

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Romans 12:3

"For by the grace given me I say to every one of you: Do not think of yourself more highly than you ought, but rather think of yourself with sober judgment, in accordance with the faith God has distributed to each of you." Romans 12:3

Monday, August 3, 2015

Zechariah 14:9

"The Lord will be king over the whole earth. On that day there will be one Lord, and his name the only name." Zechariah 14:9

Friday, July 31, 2015

Matthew 16:25

"For whoever wants to save their life will lose it, but whoever loses their life for me will find it." Matthew 16:25

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Psalm 121:7-8

"The Lord will keep you from all harm— he will watch over your life; the Lord will watch over your coming and going both now and forevermore." Psalm 121:7-8

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Proverbs 23:24

"The father of a righteous child has great joy; a man who fathers a wise son rejoices in him." Proverbs 23:24

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Matthew 7:13-14

"Enter through the narrow gate. For wide is the gate and broad is the road that leads to destruction, and many enter through it. But small is the gate and narrow the road that leads to life, and only a few find it." Matthew 7:13-14

Monday, July 27, 2015

Habakkuk 3:19

"The Sovereign Lord is my strength; he makes my feet like the feet of a deer, he enables me to tread on the heights. For the director of music. On my stringed instruments." Habakkuk 3:19

Friday, July 24, 2015

Psalm 90:2,4

"Before the mountains were born or you brought forth the whole world, from everlasting to everlasting you are God. A thousand years in your sight are like a day that has just gone by, or like a watch in the night." Psalm 90:2,4

Thursday, July 23, 2015

1 Thessalonians 5:11

"Therefore encourage one another and build each other up, just as in fact you are doing." 1 Thessalonians 5:11

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Proverbs 15:1

"A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger." Proverbs 15:1

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Psalm 56:4

"In God, whose word I praise— in God I trust and am not afraid. What can mere mortals do to me?" Psalm 56:4

Monday, July 20, 2015

John 3:17

"For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but to save the world through him." John 3:17

Friday, July 17, 2015

Ecclesiastes 11:5

"As you do not know the path of the wind, or how the body is formed in a mother’s womb, so you cannot understand the work of God, the Maker of all things." Ecclesiastes 11:5

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Psalm 139:13-14

"For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother’s womb. I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well." Psalm 139:13-14

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Ephesians 4:32

"Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you." Ephesians 4:32

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Colossians 4:5-6

"Be wise in the way you act toward outsiders; make the most of every opportunity. Let your conversation be always full of grace, seasoned with salt, so that you may know how to answer everyone." Colossians 4:5-6

Monday, July 13, 2015

2 Chronicles 7:14

"if my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and I will forgive their sin and will heal their land." 2 Chronicles 7:14

Friday, July 10, 2015

1 Peter 1:18-19

"For you know that it was not with perishable things such as silver or gold that you were redeemed from the empty way of life handed down to you from your ancestors, but with the precious blood of Christ, a lamb without blemish or defect." 1 Peter 1:18-19

Thursday, July 9, 2015

Romans 1:20

"For since the creation of the world God’s invisible qualities—his eternal power and divine nature—have been clearly seen, being understood from what has been made, so that people are without excuse." Romans 1:20

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

John 10:28-30

"I give them eternal life, and they shall never perish; no one will snatch them out of my hand. My Father, who has given them to me, is greater than all; no one can snatch them out of my Father’s hand. I and the Father are one." John 10:28-30

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

1 Corinthians 1:18

"For the message of the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God." 1 Corinthians 1:18

Monday, July 6, 2015

Romans 13:8

"Let no debt remain outstanding, except the continuing debt to love one another, for whoever loves others has fulfilled the law." Romans 13:8

Friday, July 3, 2015

Acts 4:31

"After they prayed, the place where they were meeting was shaken. And they were all filled with the Holy Spirit and spoke the word of God boldly." Acts 4:31

Thursday, July 2, 2015

2 Timothy 1:7

"For the Spirit God gave us does not make us timid, but gives us power, love and self-discipline." 2 Timothy 1:7

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Matthew 4:4

"Jesus answered, “It is written: ‘Man shall not live on bread alone, but on every word that comes from the mouth of God.’" Matthew 4:4

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Mark 8:36

"What good is it for someone to gain the whole world, yet forfeit their soul?" Mark 8:36

Acts 1:8

"But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth." Acts 1:8

Monday, June 29, 2015

John 10:18

"No one takes it from me, but I lay it down of my own accord. I have authority to lay it down and authority to take it up again. This command I received from my Father." John 10:18

Friday, June 26, 2015

John 6:40

"For my Father’s will is that everyone who looks to the Son and believes in him shall have eternal life, and I will raise them up at the last day." John 6:40

Thursday, June 25, 2015

2 Corinthians 5:8

"We are confident, I say, and would prefer to be away from the body and at home with the Lord." 2 Corinthians 5:8

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

John 14:6

"Jesus answered, “I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me." John 14:6

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Monday, June 22, 2015

1 Corinthians 15:1, 3-4

"Now, brothers and sisters, I want to remind you of the gospel I preached to you, which you received and on which you have taken your stand. For what I received I passed on to you as of first importance: that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures, that he was buried, that he was raised on the third day according to the Scriptures," 1 Corinthians 15:1, 3-4

Friday, June 19, 2015

Hebrews 1:3

"The Son is the radiance of God’s glory and the exact representation of his being, sustaining all things by his powerful word. After he had provided purification for sins, he sat down at the right hand of the Majesty in heaven." Hebrews 1:3

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Romans 5:10

"For if, while we were God’s enemies, we were reconciled to him through the death of his Son, how much more, having been reconciled, shall we be saved through his life!" Romans 5:10

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Psalm 62:7

"My salvation and my honor depend on God; he is my mighty rock, my refuge." Psalm 62:7

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Philippians 1:29

"For it has been granted to you on behalf of Christ not only to believe in him, but also to suffer for him" Philippians 1:29

Monday, June 15, 2015

1 John 1:9

"If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness." 1 John 1:9

Friday, June 12, 2015

Romans 6:23

"For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord." Romans 6:23

Thursday, June 11, 2015

James 1:12

"Blessed is the one who perseveres under trial because, having stood the test, that person will receive the crown of life that the Lord has promised to those who love him." James 1:12

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

1 Peter 2:2-3

"Like newborn babies, crave pure spiritual milk, so that by it you may grow up in your salvation, now that you have tasted that the Lord is good." 1 Peter 2:2-3

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Galatians 5:22-23

"But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law." Galatians 5:22-23

Monday, June 8, 2015

Psalm 23:1-3

"The Lord is my shepherd, I lack nothing. He makes me lie down in green pastures, he leads me beside quiet waters, he refreshes my soul. He guides me along the right paths for his name’s sake." Psalm 23:1-3

Friday, June 5, 2015

Romans 15:13

"May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit." Romans 15:13

Thursday, June 4, 2015

Proverbs 28:1

"The wicked flee though no one pursues, but the righteous are as bold as a lion." Proverbs 28:1

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Psalm 23

"The Lord is my shepherd, I lack nothing. He makes me lie down in green pastures, he leads me beside quiet waters, he refreshes my soul. He guides me along the right paths for his name’s sake. Even though I walk through the darkest valley, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me. You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies. You anoint my head with oil; my cup overflows. Surely your goodness and love will follow me all the days of my life, and I will dwell in the house of the Lord forever." Psalm 23

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

1 John 1:6-7

" If we claim to have fellowship with him and yet walk in the darkness, we lie and do not live out the truth. But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus, his Son, purifies us from all sin." 1 John 1:6-7

Monday, June 1, 2015

Colossians 3:12

"Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience." Colossians 3:12

Friday, May 29, 2015

Romans 8:28

"And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose." Romans 8:28

Thursday, May 28, 2015

2 Peter 1:4

"Through these he has given us his very great and precious promises, so that through them you may participate in the divine nature, having escaped the corruption in the world caused by evil desires." 2 Peter 1:4

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Deuteronomy 7:9

"Know therefore that the Lord your God is God; he is the faithful God, keeping his covenant of love to a thousand generations of those who love him and keep his commandments." Deuteronomy 7:9

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

1 Peter 3:15

"But in your hearts revere Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect" 1 Peter 3:15

Monday, May 25, 2015

2 Timothy 1:9

"He has saved us and called us to a holy life—not because of anything we have done but because of his own purpose and grace. This grace was given us in Christ Jesus before the beginning of time" 2 Timothy 1:9

Friday, May 22, 2015

Isaiah 25:1

"Lord, you are my God; I will exalt you and praise your name, for in perfect faithfulness you have done wonderful things, things planned long ago." Isaiah 25:1

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Deuteronomy 6: 6-7

"These commandments that I give you today are to be on your hearts. Impress them on your children. Talk about them when you sit at home and when you walk along the road, when you lie down and when you get up." Deuteronomy 6: 6-7

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Joshua 1:9

"Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go. Joshua 1:9

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Matthew 22:37-39

Jesus replied: “‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.’ This is the first and greatest commandment. And the second is like it: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’ Matthew 22:37-39

Monday, May 18, 2015

Proverbs 14:22

"Do not those who plot evil go astray? But those who plan what is good find love and faithfulness." Proverbs 14:22

Friday, May 15, 2015

John 3:16

"For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life." John 3:16

Thursday, May 14, 2015

1 Corinthians 13: 6-7

"Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres." 1 Corinthians 13: 6-7

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

1 Corinthians 13:4-5

"Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs." 1 Corinthians 13:4-5

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

1 Corinthians 13:1-3

"If I speak in the tongues of men or of angels, but do not have love, I am only a resounding gong or a clanging cymbal. If I have the gift of prophecy and can fathom all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have a faith that can move mountains, but do not have love, I am nothing. If I give all I possess to the poor and give over my body to hardship that I may boast, but do not have love, I gain nothing." 1 Corinthians 13:1-3

Monday, May 11, 2015

2 Thessalonians 1:3

"We ought always to thank God for you, brothers and sisters, and rightly so, because your faith is growing more and more, and the love all of you have for one another is increasing." 2 Thessalonians 1:3

Friday, May 8, 2015

Romans 12:10

"Be devoted to one another in love. Honor one another above yourselves." Romans 12:10

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Ephesians 5:22

"Wives, submit yourselves to your own husbands as you do to the Lord." Ephesians 5:22

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Ephesians 5:21

"Submit to one another out of reverence for Christ." Ephesians 5:21

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Proverbs 21:21

"Whoever pursues righteousness and love finds life, prosperity and honor." Proverbs 21:21

Monday, May 4, 2015

Psalm 33:4-5

"For the word of the Lord is right and true; he is faithful in all he does. The Lord loves righteousness and justice; the earth is full of his unfailing love." Psalm 33:4-5

Friday, May 1, 2015

Psalm 18:1-2

"I love you, Lord, my strength. The Lord is my rock, my fortress and my deliverer; my God is my rock, in whom I take refuge, my shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold." Psalm 18:1-2

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Psalm 59:16

"But I will sing of your strength, in the morning I will sing of your love; for you are my fortress, my refuge in times of trouble." Psalm 59:16

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Matthew 10:37-38

"Anyone who loves their father or mother more than me is not worthy of me; anyone who loves their son or daughter more than me is not worthy of me. Whoever does not take up their cross and follow me is not worthy of me." Matthew 10:37-38

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Matthew 10:32-33

"Whoever acknowledges me before others, I will also acknowledge before my Father in heaven. But whoever disowns me before others, I will disown before my Father in heaven." Matthew 10:32-33

Monday, April 27, 2015

Matthew 10:21-22

"Brother will betray brother to death, and a father his child; children will rebel against their parents and have them put to death. You will be hated by everyone because of me, but the one who stands firm to the end will be saved." Matthew 10:21-22

Friday, April 24, 2015

Matthew 10:7

"As you go, proclaim this message: ‘The kingdom of heaven has come near.’" Matthew 10:7

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Hebrews 13:5-6

"Keep your lives free from the love of money and be content with what you have, because God has said, “Never will I leave you; never will I forsake you.” So we say with confidence, “The Lord is my helper; I will not be afraid. What can mere mortals do to me?”" Hebrews 13:5-6

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

James 4:6

" But he gives us more grace. That is why Scripture says: “God opposes the proud but shows favor to the humble.”" James 4:6

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Acts 6:3-4

"Brothers and sisters, choose seven men from among you who are known to be full of the Spirit and wisdom. We will turn this responsibility over to them and will give our attention to prayer and the ministry of the word." Acts 6:3-4

Monday, April 20, 2015

Romans 5:6-8

"You see, at just the right time, when we were still powerless, Christ died for the ungodly. Very rarely will anyone die for a righteous person, though for a good person someone might possibly dare to die. But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us." Romans 5:6-8

Isaiah 37:20

"Now, Lord our God, deliver us from his hand, so that all the kingdoms of the earth may know that you, Lord, are the only God." Isaiah 37:20

Friday, April 17, 2015

1 Corinthians 2:

"However, as it is written: “What no eye has seen, what no ear has heard, and what no human mind has conceived”— the things God has prepared for those who love him" 1 Corinthians 2:

Thursday, April 16, 2015

John 4:24

"God is spirit, and his worshipers must worship in the Spirit and in truth." John 4:24

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

James 4:10

"Humble yourselves before the Lord, and he will lift you up." James 4:10

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Philippians 4:8

"Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if anything is excellent or praiseworthy—think about such things." Philippians 4:8

Monday, April 13, 2015

James 1:5

"If any of you lacks wisdom, you should ask God, who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given to you." James 1:5

Friday, April 10, 2015

Matthew 7:7-8

"Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. For everyone who asks receives; the one who seeks finds; and to the one who knocks, the door will be opened." Matthew 7:7-8

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Galatians 6:7-8

"Do not be deceived: God cannot be mocked. A man reaps what he sows. Whoever sows to please their flesh, from the flesh will reap destruction; whoever sows to please the Spirit, from the Spirit will reap eternal life." Galatians 6:7-8

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

James 1:2-3

"Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds, because you know that the testing of your faith produces perseverance." James 1:2-3

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Galatians 5:16

"So I say, walk by the Spirit, and you will not gratify the desires of the flesh." Galatians 5:16

Monday, April 6, 2015

John 8:31-32

"To the Jews who had believed him, Jesus said, “If you hold to my teaching, you are really my disciples. Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free." John 8:31-32

Friday, April 3, 2015

1 John 4:20-21

"Whoever claims to love God yet hates a brother or sister is a liar. For whoever does not love their brother and sister, whom they have seen, cannot love God, whom they have not seen. And he has given us this command: Anyone who loves God must also love their brother and sister." 1 John 4:20-21

Thursday, April 2, 2015

2 Corinthians 5:19-20

"that God was reconciling the world to himself in Christ, not counting people’s sins against them. And he has committed to us the message of reconciliation. We are therefore Christ’s ambassadors, as though God were making his appeal through us. We implore you on Christ’s behalf: Be reconciled to God." 2 Corinthians 5:19-20

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Hebrews 10:38

"But my righteous one will live by faith. And I take no pleasure in the one who shrinks back." Hebrews 10:38

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Galatians 3:26-28

"So in Christ Jesus you are all children of God through faith, for all of you who were baptized into Christ have clothed yourselves with Christ. There is neither Jew nor Gentile, neither slave nor free, nor is there male and female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus." Galatians 3:26-28

Monday, March 30, 2015

Matthew 6:19-21

"Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moths and vermin destroy, and where thieves break in and steal. But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where moths and vermin do not destroy, and where thieves do not break in and steal. For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also." Matthew 6:19-21

Friday, March 27, 2015

Amos 5:14-15

"Seek good, not evil, that you may live. Then the Lord God Almighty will be with you, just as you say he is. Hate evil, love good; maintain justice in the courts. Perhaps the Lord God Almighty will have mercy on the remnant of Joseph." Amos 5:14-15

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Ephesians 5:1-2

"Follow God’s example, therefore, as dearly loved children and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God." Ephesians 5:1-2

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

1 Peter 1:13

"Therefore, with minds that are alert and fully sober, set your hope on the grace to be brought to you when Jesus Christ is revealed at his coming." 1 Peter 1:13

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

1 John 4:10

"This is love: not that we loved God, but that he loved us and sent his Son as an atoning sacrifice for our sins." 1 John 4:10

Monday, March 23, 2015

Philippians 3:7-8

"But whatever were gains to me I now consider loss for the sake of Christ. What is more, I consider everything a loss because of the surpassing worth of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord, for whose sake I have lost all things. I consider them garbage, that I may gain Christ" Philippians 3:7-8

Friday, March 20, 2015

Matthew 4:4

"Jesus answered, “It is written: ‘Man shall not live on bread alone, but on every word that comes from the mouth of God.'" Matthew 4:4

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Isaiah 1:16-17

"Wash and make yourselves clean. Take your evil deeds out of my sight; stop doing wrong. Learn to do right; seek justice. Defend the oppressed. Take up the cause of the fatherless; plead the case of the widow." Isaiah 1:16-17

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Psalm 90:12

"Teach us to number our days, that we may gain a heart of wisdom." Psalm 90:12

Galatians 2:20

"I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The life I now live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me." Galatians 2:20

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Isaiah 43:16, 18-19

"This is what the Lord says— he who made a way through the sea, a path through the mighty waters, “Forget the former things; do not dwell on the past. See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the wilderness and streams in the wasteland." Isaiah 43:16, 18-19

Monday, March 16, 2015

John 16:33

"I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world." John 16:33

Friday, March 13, 2015

Ephesians 2:4

"But because of his great love for us, God, who is rich in mercy," Ephesians 2:4

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Colossians 4:2

"Devote yourselves to prayer, being watchful and thankful." Colossians 4:2

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Peace and Joy

May peace fill your home,
may joy fill your heart,
and may God''s love fill your life this year.

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

John 14:1-3

"Do not let your hearts be troubled. You believe in God; believe also in me. My Father’s house has many rooms; if that were not so, would I have told you that I am going there to prepare a place for you? And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come back and take you to be with me that you also may be where I am." John 14:1-3

Monday, March 9, 2015

Matthew 11:28

"“Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest." Matthew 11:28

Friday, March 6, 2015

Luke 1:76-78

"And you, my child, will be called a prophet of the Most High; for you will go on before the Lord to prepare the way for him, to give his people the knowledge of salvation through the forgiveness of their sins, because of the tender mercy of our God, by which the rising sun will come to us from heaven" Luke 1:76-78

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Luke 1:46-47, 49

"And Mary said: “My soul glorifies the Lord and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior, for the Mighty One has done great things for me— holy is his name." Luke 1:46-47, 49

Monday, March 2, 2015

Psalm 55:22

"Cast your cares on the Lord and he will sustain you; he will never let the righteous be shaken." Psalm 55:22

Friday, February 27, 2015

Matthew 11:28

"Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest." Matthew 11:28

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Matthew 1:23

"The virgin will conceive and give birth to a son, and they will call him Immanuel (which means “God with us”)" Matthew 1:23

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Luke 1:35

"The Holy Spirit will come on you, and the power of the Most High will overshadow you. So the holy one to be born will be called the Son of God." Luke 1:35

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Philippians 2:6-7

"Who, being in very nature God, did not consider equality with God something to be used to his own advantage; rather, he made himself nothing by taking the very nature of a servant, being made in human likeness." Philippians 2:6-7

Monday, February 23, 2015

2 Chronicles 16:9

"For the eyes of the Lord range throughout the earth to strengthen those whose hearts are fully committed to him. You have done a foolish thing, and from now on you will be at war." 2 Chronicles 16:9

Friday, February 20, 2015

Luke 1:30-33

"But the angel said to her, “Do not be afraid, Mary; you have found favor with God. You will conceive and give birth to a son, and you are to call him Jesus. He will be great and will be called the Son of the Most High. The Lord God will give him the throne of his father David, and he will reign over Jacob’s descendants forever; his kingdom will never end.”" Luke 1:30-33

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Galatians 4:4-5

"But when the set time had fully come, God sent his Son, born of a woman, born under the law, to redeem those under the law, that we might receive adoption to sonship." Galatians 4:4-5

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

John 15:5,8

"I am the vine; you are the branches. If you remain in me and I in you, you will bear much fruit; apart from me you can do nothing. This is to my Father’s glory, that you bear much fruit, showing yourselves to be my disciples." John 15:5,8

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Matthew 22:37-40

" Jesus replied: “‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.’ This is the first and greatest commandment. And the second is like it: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’ All the Law and the Prophets hang on these two commandments.”" Matthew 22:37-40

Monday, February 16, 2015

John 14:6

"Jesus answered, “I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me." John 14:6

Friday, February 13, 2015

John 10:7, 9-10

"Therefore Jesus said again, “Very truly I tell you, I am the gate for the sheep. I am the gate; whoever enters through me will be saved. They will come in and go out, and find pasture. The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full." John 10:7, 9-10

Thursday, February 12, 2015

John 6:35

"Then Jesus declared, “I am the bread of life. Whoever comes to me will never go hungry, and whoever believes in me will never be thirsty." John 6:35

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Hebrews 1:1-2

"In the past God spoke to our ancestors through the prophets at many times and in various ways, but in these last days he has spoken to us by his Son, whom he appointed heir of all things, and through whom also he made the universe." Hebrews 1:1-2

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Ephesians 2:7

"In order that in the coming ages he might show the incomparable riches of his grace, expressed in his kindness to us in Christ Jesus." Ephesians 2:7