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Recently, A friend has been posting on Facebook a daily basis of the many promises from the Word of God how to enjoy life to the fullest. I know you will enjoy all of the posting.

I would suggest that you try to memorize any one of these verses that may be of help for you. Keep repeating them until they become a part of you daily schedule. And than watch the difference of your whole being will be changed. That is mind, body and spirit.

Aug 08-2017

1 John 2:5-7 – But if anyone keeps His word, the love of God has been truly perfected in him. By this we know that we are in Him: Whoever claims to abide in Him must walk as Jesus walked. Beloved, I am not writing you a new commandment, but an old one, which you have had from the beginning. This commandment is the message you have heard.…

John 13:15 – I have set you an example so that you should do as I have done for you.

John 15:4 – Remain in Me, and I will remain in you. Just as no branch can bear fruit by itself unless it remains in the vine, neither can you bear fruit unless you remain in Me.

John 15:10 – If you keep My commandments, you will remain in My love, just as I have kept My Father’s commandments and remain in His love.

1 Peter 2:21- For to this you were called, because Christ also suffered for you, leaving you an example, that you should follow in His footsteps:

1 John 3:24- Whoever keeps His commandments remains in God, and God in him. And by this we know that He remains in us: by the Spirit He has given us.

1 John 4:17 – In this way, love has been perfected among us, so that we may have confidence on the day of judgment; for in this world we are just like Him.

Aug 07-2017

2 Thessalonians 1:4 – Therefore we ourselves boast about you in the churches of God for your steadfastness and faith in all your persecutions and in the afflictions that you are enduring.

1 Corinthians 7:17 – Regardless, each one should lead the life that the Lord has assigned to him and to which God has called him. This is what I prescribe in all the churches.

2 Corinthians 7:4 – Great is my confidence in you; great is my pride in you; I am filled with encouragement; in all our troubles my joy overflows.

2 Corinthians 12:10 – That is why, for the sake of Christ, I delight in weaknesses, in insults, in hardships, in persecutions, in difficulties. For when I am weak, then I am strong.

1 Thessalonians 2:19 – After all, who is our hope, our joy, our crown of boasting, if it is not you yourselves in the presence of our Lord Jesus at His coming?

Hebrews 6:12 – Then you will not be sluggish, but will imitate those who through faith and patience inherit what has been promised.

2 Thessalonians 3:5 – May the Lord direct your hearts into God’s love and Christ’s perseverance.

Revelation 1:9 – I, John, your brother and partner in the tribulation and kingdom and perseverance that are in Jesus, was on the island of Patmos because of the word of God and my testimony about Jesus.

1 Corinthians 8:3 But if any man love God, the same is known of him.

Aug 05-2017

Psalm 92:12-14 -The righteous man will flourish like the palm tree, He will grow like a cedar in Lebanon. Planted in the house of the LORD, They will flourish in the courts of our God. They will still yield fruit in old age; They shall be full of sap and very green,…

Psalm 80:15 – Even the shoot which Your right hand has planted, And on the son whom You have strengthened for Yourself.

Isaiah 60:21 – “Then all your people will be righteous; They will possess the land forever, The branch of My planting, The work of My hands, That I may be glorified.

Psalm 80:9 – You cleared the ground before it, And it took deep root and filled the land.

Romans 6:5 For if we have been planted together in the likeness of his death,

Romans 11:17 – If some of the branches have been broken off, and you, though a wild olive shoot, have been grafted in among the others and now share in the nourishing sap from the olive root,

2 Samuel 7:10 – “I will also appoint a place for My people Israel and will plant them, that they may live in their own place and not be disturbed again, nor will the wicked afflict them any more as formerly,

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Psalm 92:12-14 -The righteous man will flourish like the palm tree, He will grow like a cedar in Lebanon. Planted in the house of the LORD, They will flourish in the courts of our God. They will still yield fruit in old age; They shall be full of sap and very green,…

Psalm 80:15 - Even the shoot which Your right hand has planted, And on the son whom You have strengthened for Yourself.

Isaiah 60:21 - "Then all your people will be righteous; They will possess the land forever, ...The branch of My planting, The work of My hands, That I may be glorified.

Psalm 80:9 - You cleared the ground before it, And it took deep root and filled the land.

Romans 6:5 For if we have been planted together in the likeness of his death,

Romans 11:17 - If some of the branches have been broken off, and you, though a wild olive shoot, have been grafted in among the others and now share in the nourishing sap from the olive root,

2 Samuel 7:10 - "I will also appoint a place for My people Israel and will plant them, that they may live in their own place and not be disturbed again, nor will the wicked afflict them any more as formerly,

John 15:1 - I am the true vine, and My Father is the keeper of the v

July 29-2017

Matthew 4:23 - Jesus went throughout Galilee, teaching in their synagogues, preaching the gospel of the kingdom, and healing every disease and sickness among the people.

Ephesians 6:19-20 - Pray also for me, that whenever I open my mouth, divine utterance may be given me, so that I will boldly make known the mystery of the gospel, for which I am an ambassador in chains. Pray that I may proclaim it fearlessly, as I should.…

Ephesians 3:9 - and to illuminate for everyone the stewardship of this mystery, which for ages past was hidden in God, who created all things.

2 Thessalonians 3:1 - Finally, brethren, pray for us, that the word of the Lord may have free course, and be glorified, even as it is with you

Acts 28:30-31 - Paul stayed there two full years in his own rented house, welcoming all who came to visit him. Boldly and freely he proclaimed the kingdom of God and taught about the Lord Jesus Christ.

Acts 28:23 - So they set a day to meet with Paul, and many people came to the place he was staying. He expounded to them from morning to evening, testifying about the kingdom of God and persuading them about Jesus from the Law of Moses and the Prophets.

Acts 5:41-42 - The apostles left the Sanhedrin, rejoicing that they had been counted worthy of suffering disgrace for the Name. Every day, in the temple courts and from house to house, they did not stop teaching and proclaiming the good news that Jesus is the Christ.

Acts 13:32 - And now we proclaim to you the good news: What God promised our fathers

July 28-2017

John 14: 13-14 - And whatever you ask in My name, that I will do, that the Father may be glorified in the Son. If you ask anything in My name, I will do it.

John 16:23-24 - In that day you will ask nothing of me. Truly, truly, I say to you, whatever you ask of the Father in my name, he will give it to you. Until now you have asked nothing in my name. Ask, and you will receive, that your joy may be full.

Luke 10:17 - The seventy-two returned with joy, saying, “Lord, even the demons are subject to us in your name!”

Acts 3:6 - But Peter said, “I have no silver and gold, but what I do have I give to you. In the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, rise up and walk!”

Acts 3:16 - And his name—by faith in his name—has made this man strong whom you see and know, and the faith that is through Jesus has given the man this perfect health in the presence of you all.

Acts 4:10 - Let it be known to all of you and to all the people of Israel that by the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, whom you crucified, whom God raised from the dead—by him this man is standing before you well.

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.”

Romans 10:13 - For “everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved.”

Matthew 28:19-20-Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you. And behold, I am with you always, to the end of the age.”

1 Corinthians 6:11 - And such were some of you. But you were washed, you were sanctified, you were justified in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ and by the Spirit of our God.

Colossians 3:17 - And whatever you do, in word or deed, do everything in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him.

July 25-2017

James 1:1-27 - James, a servant of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ, To the twelve tribes in the Dispersion: Greetings. Count it all joy, my brothers, when you meet trials of various kinds, for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness. And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing. If any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask God, who gives generously to all without reproach, and it will be given him. ......

Colossians 2:9-10 - For in him the whole fullness of deity dwells bodily, and you have been filled in him, who is the head of all rule and authority.

1 Thessalonians 1:3-9 - Remembering before our God and Father your work of faith and labor of love and steadfastness of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ. For we know, brothers loved by God, that he has chosen you, because our gospel came to you not only in word, but also in power and in the Holy Spirit and with full conviction. You know what kind of men we proved to be among you for your sake. And you became imitators of us and of the Lord, for you received the word in much affliction, with the joy of the Holy Spirit, so that you became an example to all the believers in Macedonia and in Achaia. ...

Hebrews 13:21 - Equip you with everything good that you may do his will, working in us that which is pleasing in his sight, through Jesus Christ, to whom be glory forever and ever. Amen.

Isaiah 35:6 - Then the lame will leap like a deer, And the tongue of the mute will shout for joy. For waters will break forth in the wilderness

Mark 2:11- "I tell you, get up, pick up your mat, and go home."

July 23-2017

Great is our Lord, and abundant in power; his understanding is beyond measure. Psalm 147:5

When I look at your heavens, the work of your fingers, the moon and the stars, which you have set in place, what is man that you are mindful of him, and the son of man that you care for him? Ps. 8:3&4

Can you send forth lightnings, that they may go and say to you, ‘Here we are’? Who has put wisdom in the inward parts or given understanding to the mind? (this is God questioning Job) Job 38:35&36

For thus says the LORD, who created the heavens (he is God!), who formed the earth and made it (he established it; he did not create it empty, he formed it to be inhabited!): “I am the LORD, and there is no other. Isa. 45:18

But if God so clothes the grass, which is alive in the field today, and tomorrow is thrown into the oven, how much more will he clothe you, O you of little faith! Luke 12:28

For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, declares the LORD. For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts than your thoughts. Isaiah 55:9

Know therefore that the LORD your God is God, the faithful God who keeps covenant and steadfast love with those who love him and keep his commandments, to a thousand generations, Deuteronomy 7:9

For this God is our God for ever and ever: he will be our guide even unto death. Psalm 48:14

Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths. Prov 3:5&6

Have you not known? Have you not heard? The LORD is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the earth. He does not faint or grow weary; his understanding is unsearchable. Isaiah 40:28

The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom; all those who practice it have a good understanding. His praise endures forever! Psalm 111:10

July 22-2017

Deuteronomy 5:22 - "These words the LORD spoke to all your assembly at the mountain from the midst of the fire, of the cloud and of the thick gloom, with a great voice, and He added no more. He wrote them on two tablets of stone and gave them to me.

Nehemiah 8:1-9 - And all the people gathered as one man at the square which was in front of the Water Gate, and they asked Ezra the scribe to bring the book of the law of Moses which the LORD had given to Israel. Then Ezra the pri...est brought the law before the assembly of men, women and all who could listen with understanding, on the first day of the seventh month. He read from it before the square which was in front of the Water Gate from early morning until midday, in the presence of men and women, those who could understand; and all the people were attentive to the book of the law

Nehemiah 8:18 - He read from the book of the law of God daily, from the first day to the last day And they celebrated the feast seven days, and on the eighth day there was a solemn assembly according to the ordinance.

Psalm 68:26 - Bless God in the congregations, Even the LORD, you who are of the fountain of Israel.

Judges 20:1 - Then all the sons of Israel from Dan to Beersheba, including the land of Gilead, came out, and the congregation assembled as one man to the LORD at Mizpah.

Luke 4:20 - And He closed the book, gave it back to the attendant and sat down; and the eyes of all in the synagogue were fixed on Him.

Acts 14:1 - In Iconium they entered the synagogue of the Jews together, and spoke in such a manner that a large number of people believed, both of Jews and of Greeks.

Acts 2:46-47 - Day by day continuing with one mind in the temple, and breaking bread from house to house, they were taking their meals together with gladness and sincerity of heart, praising God and having favor with all the people And the Lord was adding to their number day by day those who were being saved.

July 16-2017

Isaiah 57:15 - For thus says the One who is high and lifted up,
who inhabits eternity, whose name is Holy: “I dwell in the high and holy place,and also with him who is of a contrite and lowly spirit,to revive the spirit of the lowly,and to revive the heart of the contrite.

Psalm 90:4 - For a thousand years in your sight are but as yesterday when it is past, or as a watch in the night.

2 Peter 3:8 - But do not overlook this one fact, beloved, that with the Lord one day is as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day.

Psalm 102:12 - But you, O Lord, are enthroned forever;
you are remembered throughout all generations.

Psalm 102:25-26 - Of old you laid the foundation of the earth,
and the heavens are the work of your hands. They will perish, but you will remain

Psalm 90:2 - Before the mountains were brought forth,
or ever you had formed the earth and the world,
from everlasting to everlasting you are God.

Psalm 93:2 - Your throne is established from of old;
you are from everlasting.

Hebrews 11:3 - By faith we understand that the universe was created by the word of God, so that what is seen was not made out of things that are visible.

Ephesians 1:4 - even as he chose us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and blameless before him.

1 Peter 1:20 - He was foreknown before the foundation of the world but was made manifest in the last times for the sake of you

July 15-2017

John 15:9-17 As the Father has loved me, so have I loved you.Abide in my love. If you keep my commandments, you will abide in my love, just as I have kept my Father’s commandments and abide in his love. These things I have spoken to you, that my joy may be in you, and that your joy may be full. This is my commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you. Greater love has no one than this, that someone lay down his life for his friends. You are my friends if you do ...what I command you. No longer do I call you servants, for the servant does not know what his master is doing; but I have called you friends, for all that I have heard from my Father I have made known to you. You did not choose me, but I chose you and appointed you that you should go and bear fruit and that your fruit should abide, so that whatever you ask the Father in my name, he may give it to you. These things I command you, so that you will love one another.

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.

Ephesians 2:4-5 But God, being rich in mercy, because of the great love with which he loved us, evenwhen we were dead in our trespasses, made us alive together with Christ— by grace you have been saved.

John 17:24 - "Father, I want those you have given me to be with me where I am, and to see my glory, the glory you have given me because you loved me before the creation of the world.

Ephesians 2:4-5 But God, being rich in mercy, because of the great love with which he loved us, even when we were dead in our trespasses, made us alive together with Christ— by grace you have been saved.

July 13-2017

Deuteronomy 5:32 - "So you shall observe to do just as the LORD your God has commanded you; you shall not turn aside to the right or to the left.

Deuteronomy 17:11 - According to the terms of the law which they teach you, and according to the verdict which they tell you, you shall do; you shall not turn aside from the word which they declare to you, to the right or the left.

Deuteronomy 17:20 - that his heart may not be lifted up above his countrymen and that he may not turn aside from the commandment, to the right or the left, so that he and his sons may continue long in his kingdom in the midst of Israel.

Deuteronomy 28:14 - and do not turn aside from any of the words which I command you today, to the right or to the left, to go after other gods to serve them.

Joshua 1:7 - "Only be strong and very courageous; be careful to do according to all the law which Moses My servant commanded you; do not turn from it to the right or to the left, so that you may have success wherever you go.

Joshua 23:6 - "Be very firm, then, to keep and do all that is written in the book of the law of Moses, so that you may not turn aside from it to the right hand or to the left,

Proverbs 4:27 - Do not turn to the right nor to the left; Turn your foot from evil.

2 Kings 22:2 - He did right in the sight of the LORD and walked in all the way of his father David, nor did he turn aside to the right or to the left.

Proverbs 4:25 - Let your eyes look directly ahead And let your gaze be fixed straight in front of you.

July 12-2017

Job 28:25-27 - "When He imparted weight to the wind And meted out the waters by measure, When He set a limit for the rain And a course for the thunderbolt, Then He saw it and declared it; He established it and also searched it out.

Matthew 8:26-27 - He said to them, "Why are you afraid, you men of little faith?" Then He got up and rebuked the winds and the sea, and it became perfectly calm. The men were amazed, and said, "What kind of a man is this, that even the winds and the sea obey Him?"

Job 5:10 - "He gives rain on the earth And sends water on the fields,

Job 26:8-9 - "He wraps up the waters in His clouds, And the cloud does not burst under them. "He obscures the face of the full moon And spreads His cloud over it.

Job 37:1-2 - "At this also my heart trembles, And leaps from its place. "Listen closely to the thunder of His voice, And the rumbling that goes out from His mouth. "Under the whole heaven He lets it loose, And His lightning to the ends of the earth

Psalm 135:7 - He causes the vapors to ascend from the ends of the earth; Who makes lightnings for the rain, Who brings forth the wind from His treasuries.

Psalm 147:8 - Who covers the heavens with clouds, Who provides rain for the earth, Who makes grass to grow on the mountains.

Psalm 148:8 - Fire and hail, snow and clouds; Stormy wind, fulfilling His word;

Jeremiah 10:13 - When He utters His voice, there is a tumult of waters in the heavens, And He causes the clouds to ascend from the end of the earth; He makes lightning for the rain, And brings out the wind from His storehouses.

Proverbs 3:19-20 - The LORD by wisdom founded the earth, By understanding He established the heavens. By His knowledge the deeps were broken up And the skies drip with dew.

John 3:8 - "The wind blows where it wishes and you hear the sound of it, but do not know where it comes from and where it is going; so is everyone who is born of the Spirit."

July 11-2017

Romans 8:11 - If the Spirit of him who raised Jesus from the dead dwells in you, he who raised Christ Jesus from the dead will also give life to your mortal bodies through his Spirit who dwells in you.

John 5:21 - For just as the Father raises the dead and gives them life, so also the Son gives life to whom He wishes.

Acts 2:24 - But God raised Him from the dead, releasing Him from the agony of death, because it was impossible for Him to be held in its clutches.

Acts 2:32 - God has raised this Jesus to life, to which we are all witnesses.

Romans 6:4 - We therefore were buried with Him through baptism into death, in order that, just as Christ was raised from the dead through the glory of the Father, we too may walk in newness of life.

Romans 8:1 - Therefore there is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus.

Isaiah 26:19 Your dead men shall live, together with my dead body shall they arise. …

Ezekiel 37:14 And shall put my spirit in you, and you shall live

July 10-2017

Philippians2:12-13 - Therefore, my beloved, just as you have always obeyed, not only in my presence, but now even more in my absence, continue to work out your salvation with fear and trembling. For it is God who works in you to will and to act on behalf of His good pleasure.…

2 Corinthians 7:15 - And his affection for you is even greater when he remembers that you were all obedient as you welcomed him with fear and trembling.

Philippians 1:5 -6 - because of your partnership ...in the gospel from the first day until now. For I am confident of this, that He who began a good work in you will continue to perfect it until the day of Christ Jesus.

Proverbs 10:16 The labor of the righteous tends to life

Philippians 3:12-14 - Not that I have already obtained all this, or have already been perfected, but I press on to take hold of that for which Christ Jesus took hold of me. Brothers, I do not consider myself yet to have laid hold of it. But one thing I do: Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead, 1 press on toward the goal to win the prize of God’s heavenly calling in Christ Jesus.…

1 Corinthians 9:24-25 - Do you not know that in a race all the runners run, but only one receives the prize? Run in such a way as to take the prize. Everyone who competes in the games trains with strict discipline. They do it for a crown that is perishable, but we do it for a crown that is imperishable

July 6-2017

Isaiah 65:25 - The wolf and the lamb shall graze together; the lion shall eat straw like the ox, and dust shall be the serpent's food. They shall not hurt or destroy in all my holy mountain, says the Lord.

Isaiah 11:6-9 - The wolf shall dwell with the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the young goat, and the calf and the lion and the fattened calf together; and a little child shall lead them. The cow and the bear shall graze; their young shall lie down together; and ...the lion shall eat straw like the ox. The nursing child shall play over the hole of the cobra, and the weaned child shall put his hand on the adder's den. They shall not hurt or destroy in all my holy mountain; for the earth shall be full of the knowledge of the Lord as the waters cover the sea.

Ezekiel 20:40 - For on my holy mountain, the high mountain of Israel, declares the Sovereign LORD, there in the land all the people of Israel will serve me, and there I will accept them.

Psalm 87:1 - His foundation is in the holy mountains.

Isaiah 56:7 - Even them will I bring to my holy mountain, and make them joyful in my house of prayer: their burnt offerings and their sacrifices shall be accepted upon mine altar; for mine house shall be called an house of prayer for all people.

Psalms 2:6 - Yet have I set my king upon my holy hill of Zion.

Isaiah 2:2-3 - And it shall come to pass in the last days, that the mountain of the LORD'S house shall be established in the top of the mountains, and shall be exalted above the hills; and all nations shall flow unto it.And many people shall go and say, Come ye, and let us go up to the mountain of the LORD, to the house of the God of Jacob; and he will teach us of his ways, and we will walk in his paths: for out of Zion shall go forth the law, and the word of the LORD from Jerusalem.

Revelation 21:10 - And he carried me away in the spirit to a great and high mountain, and shewed me that great city, the holy Jerusalem, descending out of heaven from God,

July 9-2017

1 Thessalonians 2:13 - And we also thank God continually because, when you received the word of God, which you heard from us, you accepted it not as a human word, but as it actually is, the word of God, which is indeed at work in you who believe.

1 Timothy 4:10 - That is why we labor and strive, because we have put our hope in the living God, who is the Savior of all people, and especially of those who believe.

1 Thessalonians 2:13 - And we also thank God continually because, when you received the word of God, which you heard from us, you accepted it not as a human word, but as it actually is, the word of God, which is indeed at work in you who believe.

1 Timothy 4:10 - That is why we labor and strive, because we have put our hope in the living God, who is the Savior of all people, and especially of those who believe.

John 3:18 - Whoever believes in him is not condemned, but whoever does not believe stands condemned already because they have not believed in the name of Gods one and only Son.

John 4:42 - They said to the woman, We no longer believe just because of what you said; now we have heard for ourselves, and we know that this man really is the Savior of the world.”

John 10:38 - But if I do them, even though you do not believe me, believe the works, that you may know and understand that the Father is in me, and I in the Father.

John 14:1 - “Do not let your hearts be troubled. You believe in God; believe also in me.

July 10-2107

Philippians2:12-13 - Therefore, my beloved, just as you have always obeyed, not only in my presence, but now even more in my absence, continue to work out your salvation with fear and trembling. For it is God who works in you to will and to act on behalf of His good pleasure.¦

2 Corinthians 7:15 - And his affection for you is even greater when he remembers that you were all obedient as you welcomed him with fear and trembling.

Philippians 1:5 -6 - because of your partnership in the gospel from the first day until now. For I am confident of this, that He who began a good work in you will continue to perfect it until the day of Christ Jesus.

Proverbs 10:16 The labor of the righteous tends to life

Philippians 3:12-14 - Not that I have already obtained all this, or have already been perfected, but I press on to take hold of that for which Christ Jesus took hold of me. Brothers, I do not consider myself yet to have laid hold of it. But one thing I do: Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead, 1 press on toward the goal to win the prize of God’s heavenly calling in Christ Jesus.

1 Corinthians 9:24-25 - Do you not know that in a race all the runners run, but only one receives the prize? Run in such a way as to take the prize. Everyone who competes in the games trains with strict discipline. They do it for a crown that is perishable, but we do it for a crown that is important

June-22-2017

Isaiah 41:1- "Coastlands, listen to Me in silence, And let the peoples gain new strength; Let them come forward, then let them speak; Let us come together for judgment.

Isaiah 35:7 - The scorched land will become a pool And the thirsty ground springs of water; In the haunt of jackals, its resting place, Grass becomes reeds and rushes.

Isaiah 41:18 - "I will open rivers on the bare heights And springs in the midst of the valleys; I will make the wilderness a pool of water And ...the dry land fountains of water.

Isaiah 57:10 - You became weary on your many journeys, [but] you did not say, "I give up!" You found a renewal of your strength; therefore you did not grow weak.

Colossians 3:11 -a renewal in which there is no distinction between Greek and Jew, circumcised and uncircumcised, barbarian, Scythian, slave and freeman, but Christ is all, and in all.

Titus 3:5 - He saved us- not by works of righteousness that we had done, but according to His mercy, through the washing of regeneration and renewal by the Holy Spirit.

Jeremiah 31:25 “I will refresh the weary and satisfy the faint."

June-21-2017

Ephesians 3:16 - That He would grant you, according to the riches of His glory, to be strengthened with power through His Spirit in the inner man,

2 Thessalonians 2:16-17 - Now may our Lord Jesus Christ Himself and God our Father, who has loved us and given us eternal comfort and good hope by grace, comfort and strengthen your hearts in every good work and word.

1 Timothy 1:12 - I thank Christ Jesus our Lord, who has strengthened me, because He considered me faithful, putting... me into service,

2 Timothy 1:7 - For God has not given us a spirit of timidity, but of power and love and discipline.

2 Timothy 4:17 - But the Lord stood with me and strengthened me, so that through me the proclamation might be fully accomplished, and that all the Gentiles might hear; and I was rescued out of the lion's mouth.

2 Timothy 2:1 - You therefore, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus.

Psalm 8:2 - From the mouth of infants and nursing babes You have established strength Because of Your adversaries, To make the enemy and the revengeful cease.

Hebrews 11:32-38 - And what more shall I say? For time will fail me if I tell of Gideon, Barak, Samson, Jephthah, of David and Samuel and the prophets, who by faith conquered kingdoms, performed acts of righteousness, obtained promises, shut the mouths of lions, quenched the power

June-20-2017

1 Corinthians 9:14 - And they offer prayer for you with the love of many because of the abundance of the grace of God which is upon you.

2 Corinthians 1:11 You also helping together by prayer for us

1 Timothy 1:16 - May the Lord grant mercy to the household of Onesiphorus, for he often refreshed me and was not ashamed of my chains,

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1 Corinthians 8:1-2 - Now, brothers, we want you to know about the grace God has given the churches of Macedonia. In the terrible ordeal they suffered, their abundant joy and deep poverty overflowed into rich generosity.

2 Corinthians 8:5 - And not only did they do as we expected, but they gave themselves first to the Lord and then to us, because it was the will of God.

1 Corinthians 15:10 - But by the grace of God I am what I am, and his grace to me was not without effect. No, I worked harder than all of them--yet not I, but the grace of God that was with me.

1 Corinthians 1: 3-5 - Grace and peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. I always thank my God for you because of the grace He has given you in Christ Jesus. For in Him you have been enriched in every way, in all speech and all knowledge,

1 Timothy 1:14 - The grace of our Lord was poured out on me abundantly, along with the faith and love that are in Christ Jesus.

Acts 15: 11 - But we believe that we will be saved through the grace of the Lord Jesus, just as they will.”

Revelation 22:21 The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you all. Amen.

June 17-2017

2 Kings 19:30-31 -The surviving remnant of the house of Judah will again take root downward and bear fruit upward. For out of Jerusalem will go forth a remnant, and out of Mount Zion survivors. The zeal of the LORD will perform this.

2 Kings 19:4 - Therefore, offer a prayer for the remnant that is left.

Isaiah 1:9 - Unless the LORD Almighty had left us some survivors, we would have become like Sodom, we would have been like Gomorrah.

Psalm 77:14 - You are the God who works wonders; You have made known Your strength among the peoples.

Deuteronomy 3:24 - 'O Lord GOD, You have begun to show Your servant Your greatness and Your strong hand; for what god is there in heaven or on earth who can do such works and mighty acts as Yours?

Job 5:9 - Who does great and unsearchable things, Wonders without number....

2 Samuel 7:23 - "And what one nation on the earth is like Your people Israel, whom God went to redeem for Himself as a people and to make a name for Himself, and to do a great thing for You and awesome things for Your land, before Your people whom You have redeemed for Yourself from Egypt, from nations and their gods?

Psalm 78:4 - We will not conceal them from their children, But tell to the generation to come the praises of the LORD, And His strength and His wondrous works that He has done.

Hebrews 2:3-4 - how will we escape if we neglect so great a salvation? After it was at the first spoken through the Lord, it was confirmed to us by those who heard, God also testifying with them, both by signs and wonders and by various miracles and by gifts of the Holy Spirit according to His own will.

Matthew 19:26 -With man this is impossible, but with God all things are possible”

Deuteronomy 10:25 - He is the one you praise; he is your God, who performed for you those great and awesome wonders you saw with your own eyes

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Isaiah 10:19-21 - And the rest of the trees of his forest will be so small in number That a child could write them down. Now in that day the remnant of Israel, and those of the house of Jacob who have escaped, will never again rely on the one who struck them, but will truly rely on the LORD, the Holy One of Israel. A remnant will return, the remnant of Jacob, to the mighty God.

Isaiah 27: 6 - In days to come Jacob shall take root, Israel shall blossom and put forth shoots and fill the whole world with fruit.

Isaiah 4:2 - In that day the Branch of the LORD will be beautiful and glorious, and the fruit of the earth will be the pride and the adornment of the survivors of Israel.

Ezekiel 36:8 - 'But you, O mountains of Israel, you will put forth your branches and bear your fruit for My people Israel; for they will soon come.

Isaiah 37: 31-32- The surviving remnant of the house of Judah will again take root downward and bear fruit upward. 32"For out of Jerusalem will go forth a remnant and out of Mount Zion survivors. The zeal of the LORD of hosts

 

Acts 26:8 - "Why is it considered incredible among you people if God does raise the dead?

Daniel 12:3 - Those who have insight will shine brightly like the brightness of the expanse of heaven, and those who lead the many to righteousness, like the stars forever and ever.

John 5:24-25 - "Truly, truly, I say to you, he who hears My word, and believes Him who sent Me, has eternal life, and does not come into judgment, but has passed out of death into life. "Truly, truly, I say t...o you, an hour is coming and now is, when the dead will hear the voice of the Son of God, and those who hear will live.

John 6:39 - "This is the will of Him who sent Me, that of all that He has given Me I lose nothing, but raise it up on the last day.

Acts 26:23 - that the Christ was to suffer, and that by reason of His resurrection from the dead He would be the first to proclaim light both to the Jewish people and to the Gentiles."

Romans 6:8 - Now if we have died with Christ, we believe that we shall also live with Him,

1 Corinthians 6:14 - Now God has not only raised the Lord, but will also raise us up through His power.

1 Corinthians 15:49 - Just as we have borne the image of the earthy, we will also bear the image of the heavenly.

Psalm 17:15 - As for me, I shall behold Your face in righteousness; I will be satisfied with Your likeness when I awake.

Sunday June 11-2017

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Monday June 12-2017

Numbers 14:19-20 - Please pardon the iniquity of this people, according to the greatness of your steadfast love, just as you have forgiven this people, from Egypt until now.” Then the Lord said, “I have pardoned, according to your word. But truly, as I live, and as all the earth shall be filled with the glory of the Lord,

Exodus 32:32 - "But now, if You will, forgive their sin-- and if not, please blot me out from Your book which You have written!"

Exodus 34:9 - He said, "I...f now I have found favor in Your sight, O Lord, I pray, let the Lord go along in our midst, even though the people are so obstinate, and pardon our iniquity and our sin, and take us as Your own possession."

Numbers 23:21 - "He has not observed misfortune in Jacob; Nor has He seen trouble in Israel; The LORD his God is with him, And the shout of a king is among them.

Psalm 85:2 - You forgave the iniquity of Your people; You covered all their sin. Selah.

Habakkuk 3:2 - LORD, I have heard the report about You and I fear. O LORD, revive Your work in the midst of the years, In the midst of the years make it known; In wrath remember mercy.

Psalm 51:1,2 Have mercy on me, O God, according to your loving kindness…

Daniel 9:19 O Lord, hear; O Lord, forgive; O Lord, listen and do

Titus 3:4-5 - But when the kindness of God our Savior and His love for mankind appeared, He saved us, not by the righteous deeds we had done, but according to His mercy, through the washing of new birth and renewal by the Holy Spirit.

Tuesday June 13-2017

Romans 15:30 - I appeal to you, brothers, by our Lord Jesus Christ and by the love of the Spirit, to strive together with me in your prayers to God on my behalf,

1 Thessalonians 5:25 - Brothers, pray for us.

Colossians 4:2 - Continue steadfastly in prayer, being watchful in it with thanksgiving....

2 Thessalonians 3:1 - Finally, brothers, pray for us, that the word of the Lord may speed ahead and be honored, as happened among you,

Colossians 4:3 - At the same time, pray also for us, that God may open to us a door for the word, to declare the mystery of Christ, on account of which I am in prison—

Acts 14:22 - Strengthening the souls of the disciples, encouraging them to continue in the faith, and saying that through many tribulations we must enter the kingdom of God.

Job 42:10 - And the Lord restored the fortunes of Job, when he had prayed for his friends.

Acts 12:5 - So Peter was kept in prison, but earnest prayer for him was made to God by the church.

1 Thessalonians 1:2 - We give thanks to God always for all of you, constantly mentioning you in our prayers,

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

Wednesday June 14-2017

Isaiah 6:8 - And I heard the voice of the Lord saying, “Whom shall I send, and who will go for us?” Then I said, “Here am I! Send me.”

Romans 14:12 - So then each of us will give an account of himself to God.

Mark 1:17-18 - And Jesus said to them, “Follow me, and I will make you become fishers of men.” And immediately they left their nets and followed him....

1 Samuel 3:10 - And the Lord came and stood, calling as at other times, “Samuel! Samuel!” And Samuel said, “Speak, for your servant hears.”

1 Peter 3:15 - But in your hearts honor Christ the Lord as holy, always being prepared to make a defense to anyone who asks you for a reason for the hope that is in you; yet do it with gentleness and respect,

Luke 10:30-37 - Jesus replied, “A man was going down from Jerusalem to Jericho, and he fell among robbers, who stripped him and beat him and departed, leaving him half dead. Now by chance a priest was going down that road, and when he saw him he passed by on the other side. So likewise a Levite, when he came to the place and saw him, passed by on the other side. But a Samaritan, as he journeyed, came to where he was, and when he saw him, he had compassion. He went to him and bound up his wounds, pouring on oil and wine. Then he set him on his own animal and brought him to an inn and took care of him. ..

Matthew 9:9 - As Jesus passed on from there, he saw a man called Matthew sitting at the tax booth, and he said to him, “Follow me.” And he rose and followed him.

Romans 12:1 - I appeal to you therefore, brothers, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to God, which is your spiritual worship.

Sunday May 28-2017

Revelation 2:3-5 - Without growing weary, you have persevered and endured many things for the sake of My name. But I have this against you: You have abandoned your first love. Therefore, keep in mind how far you have fallen. Repent and perform the deeds you did at first. But if you do not repent, I will come to you and remove your lampstand from its place.…

Jeremiah 2:2 - "Go and proclaim in the ears of Jerusalem, saying, 'Thus says the LORD, "I remember concerning you the de...votion of your youth, The love of your betrothals, Your following after Me in the wilderness, Through a land not sown.

Matthew 24:12 - Because of the multiplication of wickedness, the love of most will grow cold.

Philippians 1:9 - I pray that your love will overflow more and more, and that you will keep on growing in knowledge and understanding.

Hebrews 6:9-11 - Even though we speak like this, beloved, we are convinced of better things in your case—of things that accompany salvation. God is not unjust. He will not forget your work and the love you have shown for His name as you have ministered to the saints and continue to do so. We want each of you to show the same diligence to the very end, so that your hope may be fully assured.…

1 Thessalonians 1:3 - and continually recalling before our God and Father your work of faith, your labor of love, and your enduring hope in our Lord Jesus Christ.

Matthew 22:37 - Jesus said unto him, Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind.

Tuesday May 23-2017

  1. Isaiah 55:1-4 -Ho! Everyone who thirsts, Come to the waters; And you who have no money, Come, buy and eat. Yes, come, buy wine and milk Without money and without price.
  2. Jeremiah 3:22- Return, you backsliding children, And I will heal your backslidings.” “Indeed we do come to You, For You are the LORD our God.
  3. Matthew 11:28-30- “Come to Me, all you who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.
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  5. John 7:37-38 - On the last day, that great day of the feast, Jesus stood and cried out, saying, “If anyone thirsts, let him come to Me and drink. “He who believes in Me, as the Scripture has said, out of his heart will flow rivers of living
  6. John 15:4 - Abide in Me, and I in you.
  7. Revelation 22:17 - And the Spirit and the bride say, “Come!” And let him who hears say, “Come!” And let him who thirsts come. Whoever desires, let him take the water of life freely.
  8. Mark 6:31 - “Then, because so many people were coming and going that they did not even have a chance to eat, he said to them, "Come with me by yourselves to a quiet place and get some rest.
  9. John 21:12 - Jesus said to them, "Come and have breakfast." None of the disciples dared ask him, "Who are you?" They knew it was the Lord.

Thursday May 25-2017

  1. Luke 5:26 - Everyone was amazed and gave praise to God. They were filled with awe and said, "We have seen remarkable things today."
  2. Matthew 9:8 - When the crowds saw this, they were filled with awe and glorified God, who had given such authority to men.
  3. Luke 1:65 - All their neighbors were filled with awe, and people throughout the hill country of Judea were talking about these events.
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  5. Luke 7:16 - A sense of awe swept over all of them, and they glorified God. "A great prophet has appeared among us!" they said. "God has visited His people!"
  6. Matthew 12:23 And all the people were amazed, and said, Is not this the son of David?
  7. Luke 5:7 - So they signaled to their partners in the other boat to come and help them, and they came and filled both boats so full that they began to sink.
  8. Luke 5:9 - For he and his companions were astonished at the catch of the fish they had taken,
  9. Matthew 8:2-3 - Suddenly a leper came and knelt before Him, saying, “Lord, if You are willing, You can make me clean.” Jesus reached out His hand and touched the man. “I am willing,” He said, “be clean.” And immediately his leprosy was cleansed
  10. Mark 1:22 - They were amazed at His teaching; for He was teaching them as one having authority, and not as the scribes.

Friday May 26.

  1. Luke 5:26 - Everyone was amazed and gave praise to God. They were filled with awe and said, "We have seen remarkable things today."
  2. Matthew 9:8 - When the crowds saw this, they were filled with awe and glorified God, who had given such authority to men.
  3. Luke 1:65 - All their neighbors were filled with awe, and people throughout the hill country of Judea were talking about these events.
  4. ...
  5. Luke 7:16 - A sense of awe swept over all of them, and they glorified God. "A great prophet has appeared among us!" they said. "God has visited His people!"
  6. Matthew 12:23 And all the people were amazed, and said, Is not this the son of David?
  7. Luke 5:7 - So they signaled to their partners in the other boat to come and help them, and they came and filled both boats so full that they began to sink.
  8. Luke 5:9 - For he and his companions were astonished at the catch of the fish they had taken,
  9. Matthew 8:2-3 - Suddenly a leper came and knelt before Him, saying, “Lord, if You are willing, You can make me clean.” Jesus reached out His hand and touched the man. “I am willing,” He said, “be clean.” And immediately his leprosy was cleansed
  10. Mark 1:22 - They were amazed at His teaching; for He was teaching them as one having authority, and not as the scribes.
  11. Hebrews 10:25 - ...but let us encourage one another, and all the more as you see the Day approaching.
  12. Acts 2:42 - They devoted themselves to the apostles' teaching and to the fellowship, to the breaking of bread and to prayer.
  13. Romans 13:12 - The night is nearly over; the day has drawn near. So let us lay aside the deeds of darkness and put on the armor of light.
  14. Wednesday May 24-2017.
  15. 1 Corinthians 3:13 - his workmanship will be evident, because the Day will bring it to light. It will be revealed with fire, and the fire will prove the quality of each man's work.
  16. Hebrews 3:13 - But exhort one another daily, as long as it is called today, so that none of you may be hardened by sin's deceitfulness.
  17. Hebrews 10:37 - For, "In just a very while little, He who is coming will come and will not delay.
  18. Hebrews 13:22 - I urge you, brothers, to bear with my word of exhortation, for I have only written you briefly.
  19. Matthew 18:20 - For where two or three gather in my name, there am I with them."
  20. Revelation 21:2 - And I heard a loud voice from the throne saying, "Look! God's dwelling place is now among the people, and he will dwell with them. They will be his people, and God himself will be with them and be their God
  21. Hebrews 10:25 - ...but let us encourage one another, and all the more as you see the Day approaching.
  22. Acts 2:42 - They devoted themselves to the apostles' teaching and to the fellowship, to the breaking of bread and to prayer.
  23. Romans 13:12 - The night is nearly over; the day has drawn near. So let us lay aside the deeds of darkness and put on the armor of light.
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  25. 1 Corinthians 3:13 - his workmanship will be evident, because the Day will bring it to light. It will be revealed with fire, and the fire will prove the quality of each man's work.
  26. Hebrews 3:13 - But exhort one another daily, as long as it is called today, so that none of you may be hardened by sin's deceitfulness.
  27. Hebrews 10:37 - For, "In just a very while little, He who is coming will come and will not delay.
  28. Hebrews 13:22 - I urge you, brothers, to bear with my word of exhortation, for I have only written you briefly.
  29. Matthew 18:20 - For where two or three gather in my name, there am I with them."
    Revelation 21:2 - And I heard a loud voice from the throne saying, "Look! God's dwelling place is now among the people, and he will dwell with them. They will be his people, and God himself will be with them and be their God
  30. Thursday May 18
  1. 2 Kings 13:23 - But the LORD was gracious to them and had compassion on them and turned to them because of His covenant with Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, and would not destroy them or cast them from His presence until now.
  2. Ezekiel 20:40-41 - "For on My holy mountain, on the high mountain of Israel," declares the Lord GOD, "there the whole house of Israel, all of them, will serve Me in the land; there I will accept them and there I will seek your contributions and the choicest o...f your gifts, with all your holy things. "As a soothing aroma I will accept you when I bring you out from the peoples and gather you from the lands where you are scattered; and I will prove Myself holy among you in the sight of the nations.
  3. Romans 11:1 - I say then, God has not rejected His people, has He? May it never be! For I too am an Israelite, a descendant of Abraham, of the tribe of Benjamin.
  4. John 6:37 - "All that the Father gives Me will come to Me, and the one who comes to Me I will certainly not cast out.
  5. Romans 15:16 - to be a minister of Christ Jesus to the Gentiles, ministering as a priest the gospel of God, so that my offering of the Gentiles may become acceptable, sanctified by the Holy Spirit.
  6. Isaiah 56:6-7 - "Also the foreigners who join themselves to the LORD, To minister to Him, and to love the name of the LORD, To be His servants, every one who keeps from profaning the sabbath And holds fast My covenant; Even those I will bring to My holy mountain And make them joyful in My house of prayer Their burnt offerings and their sacrifices will be acceptable on My altar; For My house will be called a house of prayer for all the peoples."
  7. Acts 10:34-35 - Opening his mouth, Peter said: "I most certainly understand now that God is not one to show partiality, but in every nation the man who fears Him and does what is right is welcome to Him.

Monday  Message May 15-2017

Psalm 139: 23-24 - Search me, O God, and know my heart! Try me and know my thoughts! And see if there be any grievous way in me, and lead me in the way everlasting!

Psalm 56:3-4 - When I am afraid, I put my trust in you. In God, whose word I praise, in God I trust; I shall not be afraid.
What can flesh do to me?

...Matthew 4:4 - But he answered, “It is written, “ ‘Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that comes from the mouth of God.’ ”

Hosea 6:3 -“Let us press on to know the Lord.”

Philippians 3:10, “That I may know Him and the power of His resurrection.”

Hosea 10:12 - Sow with a view to righteousness, Reap in accordance with kindness;

Hosea 2:20 I will even betroth you to me in faithfulness: and you shall know the LORD.

Jeremiah 24:7 And I will give them an heart to know me, that I am the LORD

Jeremiah 31:33 - I will put My teaching within them and write it on their hearts. I will be their God, and they will be My people.

Sunday Message May 13-2017

2 Timothy 4:17 - But the Lord stood by me and strengthened me, so that through me the message might be fully proclaimed and all the Gentiles might hear it. So I was rescued from the lion's mouth.

Romans 15:13 - May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound in hope.

Psalm 68:35 - Awesome is God from his sanctuary; the God of Israel—he is the one who gives power and strength to his people. Blessed be God...!

Hebrews 2:18 - For because he himself has suffered when tempted, he is able to help those who are being tempted.

2 Corinthians 6:7 - By truthful speech, and the power of God; with the weapons of righteousness for the right hand and for the left;

Ephesians 6:17 - And take the helmet of salvation, and the sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God,

Revelation 4:11 - “Worthy are you, our Lord and God, to receive glory and honor and power, for you created all things, and by your will they existed and were created.”

Psalm 139: 23-24 - Search me, O God, and know my heart! Try me and know my thoughts! And see if there be any grievous way in me, and lead me in the way everlasting!

Psalm 56:3-4 - When I am afraid, I put my trust in you. In God, whose word I praise, in God I trust; I shall not be afraid.
What can flesh do to me?

Friday message May 12-2017

Acts 26:8 - "Why is it considered incredible among you people if God does raise the dead?

Daniel 12:3 - Those who have insight will shine brightly like the brightness of the expanse of heaven, and those who lead the many to righteousness, like the stars forever and ever.

John 5:24-25 - "Truly, truly, I say to you, he who hears My word, and believes Him who sent Me, has eternal life, and does not come into judgment, but has passed out of death into life. "Truly, truly, I say t...o you, an hour is coming and now is, when the dead will hear the voice of the Son of God, and those who hear will live.

John 6:39 - "This is the will of Him who sent Me, that of all that He has given Me I lose nothing, but raise it up on the last day.

Acts 26:23 - that the Christ was to suffer, and that by reason of His resurrection from the dead He would be the first to proclaim light both to the Jewish people and to the Gentiles."

Romans 6:8 - Now if we have died with Christ, we believe that we shall also live with Him,

1 Corinthians 6:14 - Now God has not only raised the Lord, but will also raise us up through His power.

1 Corinthians 15:49 - Just as we have borne the image of the earthy, we will also bear the image of the heavenly.

Psalm 17:15 - As for me, I shall behold Your face in righteousness; I will be satisfied with Your likeness when I awake.

Matthew 4:4 - But he answered, “It is written, “ ‘Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that comes from the mouth of God.’ ”

Hosea 6:3 -“Let us press on to know the Lord.”

Philippians 3:10, “That I may know Him and the power of His resurrection.”

Hosea 10:12 - Sow with a view to righteousness, Reap in accordance with kindness;

Hosea 2:20 I will even betroth you to me in faithfulness: and you shall know the LORD.

Jeremiah 24:7 And I will give them an heart to know me, that I am the LORD

Jeremiah 31:33 - I will put My teaching within them and write it on their hearts. I will be their God, and they will be My people.