Category Archives: Proverbs

How to Have a Good Day – Be Peaceful

Submit to God and be at peace with him; in this way prosperity will come to you.

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How to Have a Good Day – Be Patient

As you know, we consider blessed those who have persevered. You have heard of Job’s perseverance and have seen what the Lord finally brought about. The Lord is full of compassion and mercy.

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How to Have a Good Day – Be Pleasant

But may the righteous be glad and rejoice before God; may they be happy and joyful. Sing to God, sing in praise of his name, extol him who rides on the clouds; rejoice before him—his name is the LORD.

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Do Not Lose Heart – 2

And have you completely forgotten this word of encouragement that addresses you as children?

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Hope – 1

Hope deferred makes the heart sick … Lord our God … our hope is in you … God our Savior and … Christ Jesus our hope. … Blessed are those whose help is the God of Jacob, whose hope is … Continue reading

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Prayers for Unborn Children – 1

I have set before you life and death, blessings and curses. Now choose life, so that you and your children may live and that you may love the LORD your God, listen to his voice, and hold fast to him. … Continue reading

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The Fruit of the Spirit is … Self-Control

Better a patient person than a warrior, those with self-control than those who take a city … Like a city whose walls are broken through is a person who lacks self-control.

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The Fruit of the Spirit is … Gentleness – 1

Through patience a ruler can be persuaded, and a gentle tongue can break a bone. … A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger. The tongue of the wise adorns knowledge, but the mouth of the … Continue reading

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The Fruit of the Spirit is … Faithfulness

Now fear the Lord and serve him with all faithfulness … The Lord rewards every man for his righteousness and faithfulness.

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The Fruit of the Spirit is … Kindness – 1

Those who are kind benefit themselves, but the cruel bring ruin on themselves. … Anxiety weighs down the heart, but a kind word cheers it up. … May the Lord show you kindness, as you have shown kindness.

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