Monthly Archives: July 2016

Your work produced by faith, your labor prompted by love, your endurance inspired by hope

Since we belong to the day, let us be sober, putting on faith and love as a breastplate, and the hope of salvation as a helmet.

Posted in 1 Thessalonians, 2 Thessalonians, Ephesians, Hebrews | Comments Off on Your work produced by faith, your labor prompted by love, your endurance inspired by hope

These three remain: faith, hope and love; but the greatest is love

Since we have been justified through faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, through whom we have gained access by faith into this grace in which we now stand. And we boast in the hope of … Continue reading

Posted in 1 Corinthians, Colossians, Ephesians, Romans | Comments Off on These three remain: faith, hope and love; but the greatest is love

Jesus knew that the Father had put all things under his power

Jesus, knowing all that was going to happen to him, went out and asked them, “Who is it you want?” … “Yet there are some of you who do not believe.” For Jesus had known from the beginning which of … Continue reading

Posted in Acts, John, Matthew, Revelation | Comments Off on Jesus knew that the Father had put all things under his power

Jesus knew their thoughts

Knowing their thoughts, Jesus said, “Why do you entertain evil thoughts in your hearts?

Posted in Colossians, John, Luke, Mark, Matthew | Comments Off on Jesus knew their thoughts

Where can I go from your Spirit? Where can I flee from your presence?

If I go up to the heavens, you are there; if I make my bed in the depths, you are there. If I rise on the wings of the dawn, if I settle on the far side of the sea, … Continue reading

Posted in Jeremiah, Joshua, Proverbs, Psalms | Comments Off on Where can I go from your Spirit? Where can I flee from your presence?

I am with you, declares the Lord

For where two or three come together in my name, there am I with them. … And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.

Posted in Acts, Colossians, Ecclesiastes, Haggai, Hebrews, John, Matthew, Psalms | Comments Off on I am with you, declares the Lord

Our citizenship is in heaven

We eagerly await a Savior from there, the Lord Jesus Christ, who, by the power that enables him to bring everything under his control, will transform our lowly bodies so that they will be like his glorious body.

Posted in 2 Thessalonians, Hebrews, John, Philippians, Revelation | Comments Off on Our citizenship is in heaven

He is before all things, and in him all things hold together

For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. 7Of the increase of his … Continue reading

Posted in 2 Peter, Colossians, Isaiah, Luke, Matthew | Comments Off on He is before all things, and in him all things hold together

He gave generously to those in need and prayed to God regularly

There was a man named Cornelius, a centurion in what was known as the Italian Regiment. He and all his family were devout and Godfearing.

Posted in Acts | Comments Off on He gave generously to those in need and prayed to God regularly

Do not love the world or anything in the world

If anyone loves the world, love for the Father is not in them. For everything in the world—the lust of the flesh, the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life—comes not from the Father but from the world. … Continue reading

Posted in 1 John, Colossians, John, Matthew, Philippians | Comments Off on Do not love the world or anything in the world