Monthly Archives: August 2016

I love those who love me, and those who seek me find me

One thing I ask from the Lord, this only do I seek: that I may dwell in the house of the Lord all the days of my life, to gaze on the beauty of the Lord and to seek him … Continue reading

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You will seek me and find me when you seek me with all your heart

Listen to me, you who pursue righteousness and who seek the Lord: Look to the rock from which you were cut and to the quarry from which you were hewn. … Seek the Lord while he may be found; call … Continue reading

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Seek the Lord and live

This is what the Lord says: “Seek me and live. … Let us go at once to entreat the LORD and seek the LORD Almighty. … I say to myself, “The Lord is my portion; therefore I will wait for … Continue reading

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I was found by those who did not seek me

And Isaiah boldly says, “I was found by those who did not seek me; I revealed myself to those who did not ask for me.”

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But God is the builder of everything

But God made the earth by his power; he founded the world by his wisdom and stretched out the heavens by his understanding. … But God found fault with the people. … But God knows your hearts. … But God … Continue reading

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The peoples who do not call on your name

He will punish those who do not know God and do not obey the gospel of our Lord Jesus.

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I am so eager to preach the gospel also to you

We cared for you. Because we loved you so much, we were delighted to share with you not only the gospel of God but our lives as well. … Others will praise God for the obedience that accompanies your confession … Continue reading

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They continued to preach the gospel

Scripture foresaw that God would justify the Gentiles by faith, and announced the gospel in advance to Abraham: “All nations will be blessed through you.” So those who rely on faith are blessed along with Abraham, the man of faith.

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Preach the gospel—not with wisdom and eloquence, lest the cross of Christ be emptied of its power

For we know, brothers and sisters loved by God, that he has chosen you, because our gospel came to you not simply with words, but also with power, with the Holy Spirit and with deep conviction.

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Whoever loses their life for me and for the gospel will save it.

I consider my life worth nothing to me; my only aim is to finish the race and complete the task the Lord Jesus has given me—the task of testifying to the good news of God’s grace.

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