Thursday, October 16, 2008

Verse of the Day

You can now read a verse of the day at our church's announcement blog.

Wednesday, October 15, 2008

2 Corinthians 12:10

2 Corinthians 12:10 "That is why, for Christ's sake, I delight in weaknesses, in insults, in hardships, in persecutions, in difficulties.  when I am weak, then I am strong.

Tuesday, October 14, 2008

Romans 12:2

“Do not conform any longer to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God's will is—his good, pleasing and perfect will.”- Romans 12:2

Monday, October 13, 2008

Proverbs 27:2

Proverbs 27:2
Let another praise you, and not your own mouth;a stranger, and not your own lips.

Saturday, October 11, 2008

Psalm 62:1

My soul finds rest in God alone; my salvation comes from him.”- Psalm 62:1

Friday, October 10, 2008

Ephesians 4:1-2

Ephesians 4: 1I therefore, a prisoner for the Lord, urge you to walk in a manner worthy of the calling to which you have been called, 2with all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love,

Thursday, October 9, 2008

Deuteronomy 13:4

“It is the LORD your God you must follow, and him you must revere. Keep his commands and obey him; serve him and hold fast to him.”- Deuteronomy 13:4

Wednesday, October 8, 2008

Isaiah 43:11-13

11 I, I am the LORD,
   and besides me there is no savior.
12I declared and saved and proclaimed,
   when there was no strange god among you;
   and you are my witnesses," declares the LORD, "and I am God.
13Also henceforth I am he;
   there is none who can deliver from my hand;
   I work, and who can turn it back?"

Tuesday, October 7, 2008

Psalm 62:5

Psalm 62:5
For God alone, O my soul, wait in silence,for my hope is from Him.

Monday, October 6, 2008

2 Corinthians 4:17

2 Corinthians 4:17 "For this light momentary affliction is preparing for us an eternal weight of glory beyond all comparison,"

Friday, October 3, 2008

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 2, 2008

Proverbs 29:25

“Fear of man will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the LORD is kept safe.”- Proverbs 29:25

Wednesday, October 1, 2008

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

Tuesday, September 30, 2008

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 until the day of Christ,”- Philippians 1:9-10

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 until the day of Christ,”- Philippians 1:9-10

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 until the day of Christ,”- Philippians 1:9-10

Sunday, September 28, 2008

Psalm 42:5-6

Psalm 42:5 "Why are you cast down, O my soul, and why are you in turmoil within me? Hope in God; for I shall again praise him, my salvation 6 and my God."

Friday, September 26, 2008

Psalm 20:7

Psalm 20:7
Some trust in chariots and some in horses, but we trust in the name of the LORD our God.

Thursday, September 25, 2008

1 John 2:4-6

1 John 2:4  "Whoever says "I know him" but does not keep his commandments is a liar, and the truth is not in him, 5but whoever keeps his word, in him truly the love of God is perfected. By this we may know that we are in him: 6whoever says he abides in him ought to walk in the same way in which he walked."

Tuesday, September 23, 2008

Romans 5:3-4

“Not only so, but we also rejoice in our sufferings, because we know that suffering produces perseverance; perseverance, character; and character, hope.”- Romans 5:3-4

Monday, September 22, 2008

Romans 15:1-4

Romans 15: 1" We who are strong have an obligation to bear with the failings of the weak, and not to please ourselves. 2 Let each of us please his neighbor for his good, to build him up. 3For Christ did not please himself, but as it is written, "The reproaches of those who reproached you fell on me." 4For whatever was written in former days was written for our instruction, that through endurance and through the encouragement of the Scriptures we might have hope."

Friday, September 19, 2008

Joel 2:23

“Be glad, O people of Zion, rejoice in the LORD your God, for he has given you the autumn rains in righteousness. He sends you abundant showers, both autumn and spring rains, as before.”- Joel 2:23

Ephesians 4:29

“Do not let any unwholesome talk come out of your mouths, but only what is helpful for building others up according to their needs, that it may benefit those who listen.”- Ephesians 4:29

Wednesday, September 17, 2008

Ephesians 5:1

“Be imitators of God, therefore, as dearly loved children”- Ephesians 5:1

Tuesday, September 16, 2008

James 3:13

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

Monday, September 15, 2008

Romans 8:2-4

Romans 8:2For the law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus has set you free from the law of sin and of death.

 3For what the Law could not do, weak as it was through the flesh, God did: sending His own Son in the likeness of sinful flesh and as an offering for sin, He condemned sin in the flesh,

 4so that the requirement of the Law might be fulfilled in us, who do not walk according to the flesh but according to the Spirit.

Saturday, September 13, 2008

1 Peter 3:8

Finally, all of you, live in harmony with one another; be sympathetic, love as brothers, be compassionate and humble.”- 1 Peter 3:8

Friday, September 12, 2008

Philippians 4:4

“Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice!”- Philippians 4:4

Thursday, September 11, 2008

James 4:6

James 4:6
But he gives more grace. Therefore it says, "God opposes the proud, but gives grace to the humble."

Wednesday, September 10, 2008

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

Tuesday, September 9, 2008

Mark 10:45

Mark 10:45
For even the Son of Man came not to be served but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many."

Monday, September 8, 2008

1 Peter 3:1-2

1 Peter 3:1 "In the same way, you wives, be submissive to your own husbands so that even if any of them are disobedient to the word, they may be won without a word by the behavior of their wives, 2as they observe your chaste and respectful behavior."

Saturday, September 6, 2008

John 14:6

John 14:6  "Jesus said to him, "I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through Me."

Friday, September 5, 2008

Matthew 28:18-20

“Then Jesus came to them and said, "All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.”- Matthew 28:18-20

Thursday, September 4, 2008

2 Timothy 3:16-17

2 Tiomthy 3:16 "All Scripture is breathed out by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness, 17that the man of God may be competent, equipped for every good work."

Wednesday, September 3, 2008

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

Tuesday, September 2, 2008

Psalm 119:2

Psalm 119:2 "Blessed are those who keep His testimonies, who seek Him with their whole heart,"

Monday, September 1, 2008

1 John 2:4-6

1 John 2:4 "Whoever says "I know him" but does not keep his commandments is a liar, and the truth is not in him, 5but whoever keeps his word, in him truly the love of God is perfected. By this we may know that we are in him: 6whoever says he abides in him ought to walk in the same way in which he walked.

Sunday, August 31, 2008

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 you hear his voice,”- Psalm 95:6-7

Saturday, August 30, 2008

Ephesians 2:19

“Consequently, you are no longer foreigners and aliens, but fellow citizens with God's people and members of God's household,”- Ephesians 2:19

Friday, August 29, 2008

Proverbs 16:3

Proverbs 16:3 "Commit your work to the LORD, and your plans will be established."

Thursday, August 28, 2008

John 6:35

John 6:35 "Jesus said to them, "I am the bread of life;whoever comes to me shall not hunger, and whoever believes in me shall never thirst.""

Wednesday, August 27, 2008

Titus 3:4-7

Titus 3:4 "But when the goodness and loving kindness of God our Savior appeared, 5he saved us, not because of works done by us in righteousness, but according to his own mercy, by the washing of regeneration and renewal of the Holy Spirit, 6whom he poured out on us richly through Jesus Christ our Savior, 7so that being justified by his grace we might become heirs according to the hope of eternal life. "

Monday, August 25, 2008

2 Peter 3:13

2 Peter 3:13But according to his promise we are waiting for new heavens and a new earth in which righteousness dwells.

Saturday, August 23, 2008

Psalm 94:18-19

“When I said, "My foot is slipping," your love, O LORD, supported me. When anxiety was great within me, your consolation brought joy to my soul.”- Psalm 94:18-19

Friday, August 22, 2008

Romans 8:32

“He who did not spare his own Son, but gave him up for us all—how will he not also, along with him, graciously give us all things?”- Romans 8:32

Thursday, August 21, 2008

1 John 1:6

1 John 1:6 " If we say we have fellowship with Him while we walk in darkness, we lie and do not practice the truth."

Monday, August 18, 2008

Philippians 1:21

“For to me, to live is Christ and to die is gain.”- Philippians 1:21

Thursday, August 14, 2008

Genesis 2:24

Genesis 2: 24 "Therefore a man shall leave his father and his mother and hold fast to his wife, and they shall become one flesh."

Wednesday, August 13, 2008

Ephesians 2:10

“For we are God's workmanship, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.”- Ephesians 2:10

Tuesday, August 12, 2008

1 Corinthians 6:19-20

“Do you not know that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit, who is in you, whom you have received from God? You are not your own; you were bought at a price. Therefore honor God with your body.”- 1 Corinthians 6:19-20

Monday, August 11, 2008

Psalm 119:14

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

Saturday, August 9, 2008

Luke 12:6-7

“Are not five sparrows sold for two pennies? Yet not one of them is forgotten by God. Indeed, the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Don't be afraid; you are worth more than many sparrows.”- Luke 12:6-7

Friday, August 8, 2008

Romans 5:1-5

Romans 5:1 "Therefore, since we have been justified by faith,we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ. 2 Through him we have also obtained access by faith into this grace in which we stand, and we rejoice in hope of the glory of God. 3 More than that, we rejoice in our sufferings, knowing that suffering produces endurance, 4 and endurance produces character, and character produces hope, 5 and hope does not put us to shame, because God’s love has been poured into our hearts through the Holy Spirit who has been given to us."

Thursday, August 7, 2008

Colossians 3:5-8

Colossians 3:5 " Put to death therefore what is earthly in you: sexual immorality, impurity,passion, evil desire, and covetousness, which is idolatry. 6 On account of these the wrath of God is coming. 7 In these you too once walked, when you were living in them. 8But now you must put them all away: anger, wrath, malice, slander, and obscene talk from your mouth. "

Tuesday, August 5, 2008

Psalm 119:130

“The unfolding of your words gives light; it gives understanding to the simple.”- Psalm 119:130

Monday, August 4, 2008

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

Monday, July 28, 2008

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

Thursday, July 24, 2008

Proverbs 23:12

Proverbs 23:12 "Apply your heart to instruction and your ear to words of knowledge."

Wednesday, July 23, 2008

1 Corinthians 9:27

1Cor. 9:27 "But I discipline my body and keep it under control, lest after preaching to others I myself should be disqualified."

Friday, July 18, 2008

Genesis 2:18

Genesis 2:18 "Then the LORD God said, "It is not good that the man should be alone; I will make him a helper fit for him.""

Wednesday, July 16, 2008

1 Peter 5:1-5

1 Peter 5:1 "So I exhort the elders among you, as a fellow elder and a witness of the sufferings of Christ, as well as a partaker in the glory that is going to be revealed: 2 shepherd the flock of God that is among you, exercising oversight, not under compulsion, but willingly, as God would have you; not for shameful gain, but eagerly; 3 not domineering over those in your charge, but being examples to the flock. 4 And when the chief Shepherd appears, you will receive the unfading crown of glory. 5 Likewise, you who are younger, be subject to the elders. Clothe yourselves, all of you, with humility toward one another, for "God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble.""

Tuesday, July 15, 2008

Acts 4:12

Acts 4:12 "And there is salvation in no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given among men by which we must be saved."

Saturday, July 12, 2008

Matthew 4:4

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

Friday, July 11, 2008

Proverbs 12:15

Proverbs 12:15 "The way of a fool is right in his own eyes, but a wise man listens to advice."

Thursday, July 10, 2008

Hebrews 2:10

Hebrews 2:10 "For it was fitting that He, for whom and by whom all things exist, in bringing many sons to glory, should make the Founder of their salvation perfect through suffering."

Wednesday, July 9, 2008

Psalm 7:17

Psalm 7:17 "I will give to the LORD the thanks due to his righteousness,and I will sing praise to the name of the LORD, the Most High."

Tuesday, July 8, 2008

Romans 8:14-17

Romans 8: 14 "For all who are led by the Spirit of God are sons of God. 15 For you did not receive the spirit of slavery to fall back into fear, but you have received the Spirit of adoption as sons, by whom we cry, "Abba! Father!" 16 The Spirit himself bears witness with our spirit that we are children of God, 17and if children, then heirs—heirs of God and fellow heirs with Christ, provided we suffer with him in order that we may also be glorified with him."

Monday, July 7, 2008

1 Peter 4:19

1 Peter 4:19 "Therefore let those who suffer according to God’s will entrust their souls to a faithful Creator while doing good."

Friday, July 4, 2008

John 8:36

John 8:36 "So if the Son sets you free, you will be free indeed."

Thursday, July 3, 2008

Ecclesiates 7:13

Ecclesiastes 7:13 "Consider the work of God: who can make straight what He has made crooked?"

Wednesday, July 2, 2008

Psalm 42:5

Psalm 42:5 "Why are you cast down, O my soul,and why are you in turmoil within me? Hope in God; for I shall again praise Him,my salvation."

Tuesday, July 1, 2008

Ecclesiastes 3

Ecclesiastes 3
A Time for Everything
1For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven: 2a time to be born, and a time to die;a time to plant, and a time to pluck up what is planted; 3a time to kill, and a time to heal;a time to break down, and a time to build up; 4a time to weep, and a time to laugh;a time to mourn, and a time to dance; 5a time to cast away stones, and a time to gather stones together;a time to embrace, and a time to refrain from embracing; 6a time to seek, and a time to lose;a time to keep, and a time to cast away; 7a time to tear, and a time to sew;a time to keep silence, and a time to speak; 8a time to love, and a time to hate;a time for war, and a time for peace.

Sunday, June 29, 2008

Psalm 23:3b

Psalm 23:3b "He leads me in paths of righteousness for His name’s sake."

Saturday, June 28, 2008

Psalm 33:5

Psalm 33:5 "He loves righteousness and justice; the earth is full of the steadfast love of the LORD."

Friday, June 27, 2008

Lamentations 3:32

Lamentations 3:32 "For if He causes grief, Then He will have compassion. According to His abundant lovingkindness."

Friday, June 20, 2008

Job 23:8-10

Job 23: 8"Behold, I go forward but He is not there,
And backward, but I cannot perceive Him;
9When He acts on the left, I cannot behold Him;
He turns on the right, I cannot see Him.
10"But He knows the way I take;
When He has tried me, I shall come forth as gold.

Monday, June 16, 2008

Philippians 3:8-10

8Indeed, I count everything as loss because of the surpassing worth of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord. For his sake I have suffered the loss of all things and count them as rubbish, in order that I may gain Christ 9and be found in him, not having a righteousness of my own that comes from the law, but that which comes through faith in Christ, the righteousness from God that depends on faith— 10 that I may know him and the power of his resurrection, and may share his sufferings, becoming like him in his death, 11that by any means possible I may attain the resurrection from the dead.

Friday, June 13, 2008

James 1:2-4

James 1:2 "Count it all joy, my brothers, when you meet trials of various kinds, 3 for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness. 4 And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.

Thursday, June 12, 2008

Proverbs 8:13a

Proverbs 8:13
The fear of the LORD is hatred of evil.

Wednesday, June 11, 2008

Ephesians 5:10-18

Ephesians 5:10 "and try to discern what is pleasing to the Lord. 11 Take no part in the unfruitful works of darkness, but instead expose them. 12 For it is shameful even to speak of the things that they do in secret. 13 But when anything is exposed by the light, it becomes visible, 14 for anything that becomes visible is light. Therefore it says,

"Awake, O sleeper,
andarise from the dead,
and Christ will shine on you."

15 Look carefully then how you walk, not as unwise but as wise, 16 making the best use of the time, because the days are evil. 17 Therefore do not be foolish, but understand what the will of the Lord is. 18 And do not get drunk with wine, for that is debauchery, but be filled with the Spirit,

Monday, June 9, 2008

2 Corinthians 7:9

2 Corinthians 7:9
As it is, I rejoice, not because you were grieved, but because you were grieved into repenting. For you felt a godly grief, so that you suffered no loss through us.

Wednesday, June 4, 2008

Romans 5:3

Romans 5:3
"More than that, we rejoice in our sufferings, knowing that suffering produces endurance,"

Saturday, May 31, 2008

1 Peter 1:3-7

1 Peter 1: 3 "Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! According to His great mercy, He has caused us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, 4 to an inheritance that is imperishable, undefiled, and unfading, kept in heaven for you, 5 who by God’s power are being guarded through faith for a salvation ready to be revealed in the last time. 6 In this you rejoice, though now for a little while, if necessary, you have been grieved by various trials, 7 so that the tested genuineness of your faith—more precious than gold that perishes though it is tested by fire—may be found to result in praise and glory and honor at the revelation of Jesus Christ.

Thursday, May 29, 2008

1 Peter 1:13-16

1 Peter 1:13 "Therefore, preparing your minds for action,and being sober-minded, set your hope fully on the grace that will be brought to you at the revelation of Jesus Christ. 14 As obedient children, do not be conformed to the passions of your former ignorance, 15 but as He who called you is holy, you also be holy in all your conduct, 16 since it is written, "You shall be holy, for I am holy.""

Wednesday, May 28, 2008

Romans 12:15

“Rejoice with those who rejoice; mourn with those who mourn.”- Romans 12:15

Tuesday, May 27, 2008

Hebrews 12:1

Hebrews 12:1
"Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight, and sin which clings so closely, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us,"

Monday, May 26, 2008

Proverbs 16:6

Proverbs 16:6
By steadfast love and faithfulness iniquity is atoned for,and by the fear of the LORD one turns away from evil.

Saturday, May 24, 2008

Proverbs 18:24

A man of many companions may come to ruin, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.
Proverbs 18:24

Friday, May 23, 2008

Psalm 28:2

Psalm 28:2
Hear the voice of my pleas for mercy,when I cry to you for help,when I lift up my hands toward your most holy sanctuary.

Thursday, May 22, 2008

Galatians 5:13

“You, my brothers, were called to be free. But do not use your freedom to indulge the sinful nature; rather, serve one another in love.”- Galatians 5:13

Wednesday, May 21, 2008

Psalm 119:75

Psalm 119:75
I know, O LORD, that your rules are righteous,and that in faithfulness you have afflicted me.

Tuesday, May 20, 2008

Romans 15:5-6

“May the God who gives endurance and encouragement give you a spirit of unity among yourselves as you follow Christ Jesus, so that with one heart and mouth you may glorify the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ.”- Romans 15:5-6

Monday, May 19, 2008

Psalm 79:13

But we your people, the sheep of your pasture, will give thanks to you forever; from generation to generation we will recount your praise. - Ps. 79:13

Saturday, May 17, 2008

Romans 11:33

Romans 11:33 "Oh, the depth of the riches and wisdom and knowledge of God! How unsearchable are his judgments and how inscrutable his ways!"

Friday, May 16, 2008

Zephaniah 3:17

“The LORD your God is with you, he is mighty to save. He will take great delight in you, he will quiet you with his love, he will rejoice over you with singing.”- Zephaniah 3:17

Thursday, May 15, 2008

1 Corinthians 13:4-7

1 Corinthians 13: 4 Love is patient and kind; love does not envy or boast; it is not arrogant 5 or rude. It does not insist on its own way; it is not irritable or resentful;6 it does not rejoice at wrongdoing, but rejoices with the truth. 7 Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.

Tuesday, May 13, 2008

Proverbs 31:30

“Charm is deceptive, and beauty is fleeting; but a woman who fears the LORD is to be praised.”- Proverbs 31:30

Thursday, May 8, 2008

James 4:6

James 4:6 "But He gives a greater grace Therefore it says, " GOD IS OPPOSED TO THE PROUD, BUT GIVES GRACE TO THE HUMBLE."

Tuesday, May 6, 2008

James 5:16

“Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous man is powerful and effective.”- James 5:16

Monday, May 5, 2008

1 Peter 3:9

1 Peter 3:9 not returning evil for evil or (B)insult for insult, but giving a blessing instead; for you were called for the very purpose that you might inherit a blessing.

Saturday, May 3, 2008

Romans 12:12

“Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer.”- Romans 12:12

Wednesday, April 30, 2008

Ephesians 4:17-19

Ephesians 4:17 "So this I say, and affirm together with the Lord, that you walk no longer just as the Gentiles also walk, in the futility of their mind, 18 being darkened in their understanding, excluded from the life of God because of the ignorance that is in them, because of the hardness of their heart; 19and they, having become callous, have given themselves over to sensuality for the practice of every kind of impurity with greediness."

Monday, April 28, 2008

Philippians 2:5-8

“Your attitude should be the same as that of Christ Jesus: Who, being in very nature God, did not consider equality with God something to be grasped, but made himself nothing, taking the very nature of a servant, being made in human likeness. And being found in appearance as a man, he humbled himself and became obedient to death— even death on a cross!”- Philippians 2:5-8

Thursday, April 24, 2008

Proverbs 28:13

Proverbs 28:13 He who conceals his sins does not prosper, but whoever confesses and renounces them finds mercy.

Wednesday, April 23, 2008

Proverbs 27:5-6

Proverbs 27:5 "Better is open rebuke than hidden love.6 Faithful are the wounds of a friend;profuse are the kisses of an enemy."

Tuesday, April 22, 2008

Proverbs 24:11

Proverbs 24:11 Rescue those who are being taken away to death;
hold back those who are stumbling to the slaughter.

Monday, April 21, 2008

Galatians 6:1-3

Galatians 6:1 "Brothers, if anyone is caught in any transgression, you who are spiritual should restore him in a spirit of gentleness. Keep watch on yourself, lest you too be tempted. 2 Bear one another’s burdens, and so fulfill the law of Christ. 3For if anyone thinks he is something, when he is nothing, he deceives himself."

Friday, April 18, 2008

Psalm 33:10-11

Psalm 33:10 The LORD foils the plans of the nations; He thwarts the purposes of the peoples. 11 But the plans of the LORD stand firm forever, the purposes of His heart through all generations.

Thursday, April 17, 2008

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

Wednesday, April 16, 2008

Romans 13:6-7

Romans 13:6 "This is also why you pay taxes, for the authorities are God's servants, who give their full time to governing. 7 Give everyone what you owe him: If you owe taxes, pay taxes; if revenue, then revenue; if respect, then respect; if honor, then honor."

Tuesday, April 15, 2008

2 Corinthians 4:6-7

2 Corinthians 4:(6) For God, who said, “Let light shine out of darkness,” has shone in our hearts to give the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ. (7) But we have this treasure in jars of clay, to show that the surpassing power belongs to God and not to us.

Monday, April 14, 2008

1 John 4:6

1 John 4:6 "We are from God, and whoever knows God listens to us; but whoever is not from God does not listen to us. This is how we recognize the Spirit of truth and the spirit of falsehood."

Friday, April 11, 2008

1 Peter 2:24

“He himself bore our sins in his body on the tree, so that we might die to sins and live for righteousness; by his wounds you have been healed.”- 1 Peter 2:24

Thursday, April 10, 2008

1 Peter 2:11-12

1 Peter 2:11 Beloved, I beg you as sojourners and pilgrims, abstain from fleshly lusts which war against the soul, 12 having your conduct honorable among the Gentiles, that when they speak against you as evildoers, they may, by your good works which they observe, glorify God in the day of visitation.

Tuesday, April 8, 2008

1 Peter 2:15-17

1 Peter 2:15 For this is the will of God, that by doing good you may put to silence the ignorance of foolish men-- 16 as free, yet not using liberty as a cloak for vice, but as bondservants of God. 17 Honor all people. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honor the king.

Friday, April 4, 2008

Psalm 61:1-2

Psalm 61:1 Hear my cry, O God; Give heed to my prayer. 2 From the end of the earth I call to You when my heart is faint; Lead me to the rock that is higher than I.

Thursday, April 3, 2008

Hebrews 9:7-9

Hebrews 9:7 "During the days of Jesus' life on earth, he offered up prayers and petitions with loud cries and tears to the one who could save him from death, and he was heard because of his reverent submission. 8Although he was a son, he learned obedience from what he suffered 9and, once made perfect, he became the source of eternal salvation for all who obey him 10and was designated by God to be high priest in the order of Melchizedek."

Wednesday, April 2, 2008

Hebrews 10:14

Hebrews 10:14 "because by one sacrifice He has made perfect forever those who are being made holy."

Tuesday, April 1, 2008

Jeremiah 17:7

Jeremiah 17:7
"But blessed is the man who trusts in the LORD, whose confidence is in Him."

Monday, March 31, 2008

Deuteronomy 29:29

Deuteronomy 29:29 The secret things belong to the LORD our God, but the things revealed belong to us and to our children forever, that we may follow all the words of this law.

Friday, March 28, 2008

1 Timothy 2:8-12

1 Timothy 2:8 I desire therefore that the men pray everywhere, lifting up holy hands, without wrath and doubting; 9 in like manner also, that the women adorn themselves in modest apparel, with propriety and moderation, not with braided hair or gold or pearls or costly clothing, 10 but, which is proper for women professing godliness, with good works. 11 Let a woman learn in silence with all submission. 12 And I do not permit a woman to teach or to have authority over a man, but to be in silence.

Thursday, March 27, 2008

John 19:10-11

John 19:10 "Do you refuse to speak to me?" Pilate said. "Don't you realize I have power either to free you or to crucify you?" 11Jesus answered, "You would have no power over me if it were not given to you from above..."

Wednesday, March 26, 2008

Philippians 1:29

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

Tuesday, March 25, 2008

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

Monday, March 24, 2008

Matthew 28:6

Matthew 28:6
"He is not here, for He has risen, as He said. Come, see the place where He lay."

Thursday, March 20, 2008

Psalm 109:21

Psalm 109:21
"But You, Sovereign LORD, help me for Your name's sake; out of the goodness of Your love, deliver me."

Wednesday, March 19, 2008

James 3:6-7

James 3:6And the tongue is a fire, a world of unrighteousness. The tongue is set among our members, staining the whole body, setting on fire the entire course of life, and set on fire by hell.

Tuesday, March 18, 2008

Proverbs 21:23

Proverbs 21:23
"Whoever keeps his mouth and his tongue keeps himself out of trouble."

Monday, March 17, 2008

Psalm 62:8

Psalm 62:8
Trust in Him at all times, O people; pour out your heart before Him; God is a refuge for us. Selah

Saturday, March 15, 2008

Psalm 96:6

Psalm 96:6
"Splendor and majesty are before Him,Strength and beauty are in His sanctuary."

Friday, March 14, 2008

Psalm 10:17

Psalm 10:17
"O LORD, You hear the desire of the afflicted;You will strengthen their heart; You will incline Your ear..."

Thursday, March 13, 2008

Psalm 105:2

Psalm 105:2
"Sing to Him, sing praises to Him; tell of all His wondrous works!"

Wednesday, March 12, 2008

Psalm 139:13-16

Psalm 139:13-16
13For you formed my inward parts;
you knitted me together in my mother’s womb.
14I praise you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made. Wonderful are your works;
my soul knows it very well.
15 My frame was not hidden from you,when I was being made in secret,
intricately woven in the depths of the earth.
16Your eyes saw my unformed substance;in your book were written, every one of them,
the days that were formed for me,
when as yet there was none of them.

Thursday, March 6, 2008

Isaiah 25:1

“[Praise to the LORD] O LORD, you are my God; I will exalt you and praise your name, for in perfect faithfulness you have done marvelous things, things planned long ago.”- Isaiah 25:1

Wednesday, March 5, 2008

Deuteronomy 6:6-7

“These commandments that I give you today are to be upon 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

Monday, March 3, 2008

1 Peter 1:6-9

1 Peter 1:6 "In this you greatly rejoice, though now for a little while, if need be, you have been grieved by various trials, 7 that the genuineness of your faith, being much more precious than gold that perishes, though it is tested by fire, may be found to praise, honor, and glory at the revelation of Jesus Christ, 8 whom having not seen you love. Though now you do not see Him, yet believing, you rejoice with joy inexpressible and full of glory, 9 receiving the end of your faith--the salvation of your souls. "

Saturday, March 1, 2008

Luke 18:1

Luke 18:1 "And He told them a parable to the effect that they ought always to pray and not lose heart."

Friday, February 29, 2008

Psalm 119:81

Psalm 119:81
"My soul longs for your salvation;I hope in Your word."

Thursday, February 28, 2008

2 Timothy 1:7

“For God did not give us a spirit of timidity, but a spirit of power, of love and of self-discipline.”- 2 Timothy 1:7

Wednesday, February 20, 2008

Proverbs 17:9

“He who covers over an offense promotes love, but whoever repeats the matter separates close friends.”- Proverbs 17:9

Monday, February 18, 2008

Romans 8:38-39

“For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the present nor the future, nor any powers, neither height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lord.”- Romans 8:38-39

Sunday, February 17, 2008

Romans 8:35,38

“Who shall separate us from the love of Christ? Shall trouble or hardship or persecution or famine or nakedness or danger or sword? No, in all these things we are more than conquerors through him who loved us.”- Romans 8:35,37

Saturday, February 16, 2008

1 John 3:11

1 John 3:11 "For this is the message which you have heard from the beginning, that we should love one another;"

Friday, February 15, 2008

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

Thursday, February 14, 2008

John 1:12-13

John 1:12 But as many as received Him, to them He gave the right to become children of God, even to those who believe in His name, 13 who were born, not of blood nor of the will of the flesh nor of the will of man, but of God.

Wednesday, February 13, 2008

Romans 6:22

Romans 6:22
But now having been freed from sin and enslaved to God, you derive your benefit, resulting in sanctification, and the outcome, eternal life.

Tuesday, February 12, 2008

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

Monday, February 11, 2008

Hebrews 10:19-25

Hebrews 10:19 "Therefore, brothers, since we have confidence to enter the holy places by the blood of Jesus, 20by the new and living way that he opened for us through the curtain, that is, through his flesh, 21and since we have a great priest over the house of God, 22let us draw near with a true heart in full assurance of faith, with our hearts sprinkled clean from an evil conscience and our bodies washed with pure water. 23 Let us hold fast the confession of our hope without wavering, for he who promised is faithful. 24And let us consider how to stir up one another to love and good works, 25 not neglecting to meet together, as is the habit of some, but encouraging one another, and all the more as you see the Day drawing near.

Sunday, February 10, 2008

! John 4:10-11

1 John 4:10 "In this is love, not that we loved God, but that He loved us and sent His Son to be the propitiation for our sins. 11 Beloved, if God so loved us, we also ought to love one another."

Saturday, February 9, 2008

2 Corinthians 10:17

2 Corinthians 10:17
"Let the one who boasts, boast in the Lord."

Friday, February 8, 2008

Hebrews 9:27-28

Hebrews 9:27 And just as it is appointed for man to die once, and after that comes judgment, 28 so Christ, having been offered once to bear the sins of many, will appear a second time, not to deal with sin but to save those who are eagerly waiting for Him.

Thursday, February 7, 2008

Lamentations 3:22-24

Lamentations 3:22 The LORD'S lovingkindnesses indeed F46 never cease, For His compassions never fail. 23 {They} are new every morning; Great is Your faithfulness. 24 "The LORD is my portion," says my soul, "Therefore I have hope in Him."

Wednesday, February 6, 2008

Hebrews 12:7

Hebrews 12:7
It is for discipline that you have to endure. God is treating you as sons. For what son is there whom his father does not discipline?

Tuesday, February 5, 2008

Job 23:13

Job 23:13 But he is in one mind, and who can turn him? and what his soul desireth, even that he doeth.

Monday, February 4, 2008

Genesis 20:6

Genesis 20:6 Then God said to him in the dream, "Yes, I know you did this with a clear conscience, and so I have kept you from sinning against me. That is why I did not let you touch her.

Sunday, February 3, 2008

Psalm 31:2

Psalm 31:3 -
For You are my rock and my fortress; For Your name's sake You will lead me and guide me.

Saturday, February 2, 2008

Psalm 119:34

Psalm 119:34 Give me understanding, that I may keep your law
and observe it with my whole heart.

Friday, February 1, 2008

James 1:19-20

James 1
Know this, my beloved brothers: let every person be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger;
for the anger of man does not produce the righteousness of God.

Wednesday, January 30, 2008

Colossians 2:14

Colossians 2:14
having canceled out the certificate of debt consisting of decrees against us, which was hostile to us; and He has taken it out of the way, having nailed it to the cross.

Tuesday, January 29, 2008

Jude 1:2

Jude 1:2 -
Mercy, peace and love be yours in abundance

Monday, January 28, 2008

Luke 8:19-21

Luke 8:19 Then His mother and brothers came to Him, and could not approach Him because of the crowd. 20 And it was told Him by some, who said, "Your mother and Your brothers are standing outside, desiring to see You." 21 But He answered and said to them, "My mother and My brothers are these who hear the word of God and do it."

Saturday, January 26, 2008

James 1:2-4

James 1:2 My brethren, count it all joy when you fall into various trials, 3 knowing that the testing of your faith produces patience. 4 But let patience have its perfect work, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking nothing.

Thursday, January 24, 2008

2 Peter 1:20-21

20 But know this first of all, that no prophecy of Scripture is a matter of one's own interpretation, 21 for no prophecy was ever made by an act of human will, but men moved by the Holy Spirit spoke from God.

Matthew 7:14

Matthew 7:14 "For the gate is narrow and the way is hard that leads to life, and those who find it are few."

Wednesday, January 23, 2008

Psalm 103:8-14

Psalm 103:8The LORD is merciful and gracious, slow to anger and abounding in steadfast love.9He will not always chide, nor will he keep his anger forever.10He does not deal with us according to our sins, nor repay us according to our iniquities.11For as high as the heavens are above the earth, so great is his steadfast love toward those who fear him;12as far as the east is from the west, so far does he remove our transgressions from us.13As a father shows compassion to his children, so the LORD shows compassion to those who fear him.14For he knows our frame; he remembers that we are dust.

Tuesday, January 22, 2008

Revelation 19:5-7

Revelation 19:5
And from the throne came a voice saying, Praise our God,all you his servants,you who fear him,small and great.
Then I heard what seemed to be the voice of a great multitude, like the roar of many waters and like the sound of mighty peals of thunder, crying out, Hallelujah!For the Lord our Godthe Almighty reigns.
Let us rejoice and exultand give him the glory,for the marriage of the Lamb has come,and his Bride has made herself ready;

Monday, January 21, 2008

1 Peter 3:1

1Peter 3:1 -
Likewise, wives, be subject to your own husbands, so that even if some do not obey the word, they may be won without a word by the conduct of their wives,

Sunday, January 20, 2008

Galatians 2:20-21

Galatians 2:20
I have been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but Christ who lives in me. And the life I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me. 2:21 I do not nullify the grace of God, for if righteousness were through the law, then Christ died for no purpose.

Friday, January 18, 2008

1 Corinthians 1:28-31

1 Corinthians 1:28 God chose what is low and despised in the world, even things that are not, to bring to nothing things that are, 29 so that no human being might boast in the presence of God. 30 And because of him you are in Christ Jesus, who became to us wisdom from God, righteousness and sanctification and redemption, 31 so that, as it is written, Let the one who boasts, boast in the Lord.

Wednesday, January 16, 2008

Colossians 1:13-14

Colossians 1:13 "He has delivered us from the domain of darkness and transferred us to the kingdom of His beloved Son, 1:14 in Whom we have redemption, the forgiveness of sins."

Saturday, January 12, 2008

Romans 5:1-2

Romans 5:1 Therefore, having been justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, 2 through whom also we have obtained our introduction by faith into this grace in which we stand; and we exult in hope of the glory of God.

Wednesday, January 9, 2008

Psalm 119:71

Psalms 119:71
It is good for me that I was afflicted,that I might learn your statutes.

Psalm 103:1-4

Psalm 103:1 "Bless the LORD, O my soul, And all that is within me, {bless} His holy name. 2 Bless the LORD, O my soul, And forget none of His benefits; 3 Who pardons all your iniquities, Who heals all your diseases; 4 Who redeems your life from the pit, Who crowns you with lovingkindness and compassion;"

Tuesday, January 8, 2008

John 17:24

John 17:24
"Father, I desire that they also, whom You have given Me, be with Me where I am, so that they may see My glory which You have given Me, for You loved Me before the foundation of the world. "

John 17:24

John 17:24
"Father, I desire that they also, whom You have given Me, be with Me where I am, so that they may see My glory which You have given Me, for You loved Me before the foundation of the world. "

Monday, January 7, 2008

Romans 13:14

Romans 13:14
But put on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make no provision for the flesh, to gratify its desires

Saturday, January 5, 2008

Psalms 24:8

Psalms 24:8
Who is this King of glory? The LORD strong and mighty, the LORD mighty in battle.

Friday, January 4, 2008

Psalm 89:11

Psalm 89:1I will sing of the mercies of the Lord for ever: with my mouth will I make known thy faithfulness to all generations.

Tuesday, January 1, 2008

Galatians 6:10

Galatians 6:10
So then, as we have opportunity, let us do good to everyone, and especially to those who are of the household of faith.