Category Archives: 2 Thessalonians

I desire to do your will, my God

I know that good itself does not dwell in me, that is, in my sinful nature. For I have the desire to do what is good, but I cannot carry it out. … Desire without knowledge is not good—how much more will … Continue reading

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A heart at peace gives life to the body

Wisdom reposes in the heart of the discerning. … My heart is stirred by a noble theme as I recite my verses for the king.

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Blessed is the nation whose God is the LORD

Blessed is the nation whose God is the LORD, the people he chose for his inheritance … a remnant chosen by grace … I have chosen you out of the world … so that you might go and bear fruit — … Continue reading

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Year-End Benedictions – 1

Grace and peace to you from him who is, and who was, and who is to come, and from the seven spirits  before his throne, and from Jesus Christ, who is the faithful witness, the firstborn from the dead, and … Continue reading

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The Lord, My Confidence

On what are you basing your confidence?

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The Lord is Good – 3

And the God of all grace, who called you to his eternal glory in Christ, after you have suffered a little while, will himself restore you and make you strong, firm and steadfast.

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Thanksgiving – 4

Through Jesus, therefore, let us continually offer to God a sacrifice of praise—the fruit of lips that openly profess his name. And do not forget to do good and to share with others, for with such sacrifices God is pleased.

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Empty Nest

Be still, and know that I am God.

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Hell – 4

For he has set a day when he will judge the world with justice.

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Jesus is Coming Back

We wait for the blessed hope God has given us. We are waiting for Jesus Christ to appear in all his glory. He is our great God and Savior.

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