From a Friend

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.

Dec 11-2017  John 12:32 – And I, when I am lifted up from the earth, will draw all people to myself.”
Isaiah 11:10-Then in that day The nations will resort to the root of Jesse, Who will stand as a signal for the peoples; And His resting place will be glorious.
1 Timothy 2:6 – Who gave himself a ransom for all, to be testified in due time.
Jeremiah 31:3 – The LORD appeared to him from afar, saying, “I have loved you with an everlasting love; Therefore I have drawn you with lovingkindness.
Hosea 11:4 – I led them with cords of a man, with bonds of love, And I became to them as one who lifts the yoke from their jaws; And I bent down and fed them.
John 6:40 – For it is My Father’s will that everyone who looks to the Son and believes in Him shall have eternal life, and I will raise him up at the last day.”
Songs 1:4 – Draw me, we will run after you.
Ephesians 6:24 – Grace be with all them that love our Lord Jesus Christ in sincerity. Amen.

Dec010-2017  Philippians 4:6-7 – Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
Galatians 5:22-23 – But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control; against such things there is no law.
Psalm 147:3 – He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.
Proverbs 17:22 – A joyful heart is good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones.
Proverbs 14:30 – A tranquil heart gives life to the flesh, but envy makes the bones rot.
Proverbs 23:7 – For he is like one who is inwardly calculating. “Eat and drink!” he says to you, but his heart is not with you.
Proverbs 3:5 – Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding.
Psalm 119:1-176 – Blessed are those whose way is blameless, who walk in the law of the Lord! Blessed are those who keep his testimonies, who seek him with their whole heart, who also do no wrong, but walk in his ways! You have commanded your precepts to be kept diligently. Oh that my ways may be steadfast in keeping your statutes! …
Ephesians 2:8-9 – For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, not a result of works, so that no one may boast

Dec 09-2017 Psalm 132:18 – My people will live in peaceful dwelling places, in secure homes, in undisturbed places of rest.
Isaiah 2:4 – And He will judge between the nations, And will render decisions for many peoples; And they will hammer their swords into plowshares and their spears into pruning hooks. Nation will not lift up sword against nation, And never again will they learn war.
Isaiah 11:10 – Then in that day The nations will resort to the root of Jesse, Who will stand as a signal for the peoples; And His resting place will be glorious.
Isaiah 14:3 – And it will be in the day when the LORD gives you rest from your pain and turmoil and harsh service in which you have been enslaved,
Isaiah 26:3 – “The steadfast of mind You will keep in perfect peace, Because he trusts in You.
Isaiah 26:12 – LORD, You will establish peace for us, Since You have also performed for us all our works.
Isaiah 33:20 – Look upon Zion, the city of our appointed feasts; Your eyes will see Jerusalem, an undisturbed habitation, A tent which will not be folded; Its stakes will never be pulled up, Nor any of its cords be torn apart.
Jeremiah 33:16

Dec 05-2017  1 Corinthians 13:2 – If I have the gift of prophecy and can fathom all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have a faith that can move mountains, but do not have love, I am nothing.
Isaiah 2:2 – In the last days the mountain of the LORD’s temple will be established as the highest of the mountains; it will be exalted above the hills, and all nations will stream to it.
Isaiah 52:7 – How beautiful on the mountains are the feet of those who bring good news, who proclaim peace, who bring good tidings, who proclaim salvation, who say to Zion, “Your God reigns!”
Isaiah 54:10 – Though the mountains be shaken and the hills be removed, yet my unfailing love for you will not be shaken nor my covenant of peace be removed,” says the LORD, who has compassion on you.
Micah 1:4 – The mountains melt beneath him and the valleys split apart, like wax before the fire, like water rushing down a slope.
Isaiah 40:4 – Every valley shall be lifted up, and every mountain and hill be made low; the uneven ground shall become level, and the rough places a plain.
Isaiah 2:2 – It shall come to pass in the latter days that the mountain of the house of the Lord shall be established as the highest of the mountains, and shall be lifted up above the hills; and all the nations shall flow to it,

COMING SOON! – OUR CHRISTMAS CANTATA – “THE SILENCE AND THE SOUND” by Heather Sorenson
Sunday, December 10th at 3 PM – Salvation Army Chapel, 3240 Monroe Street.
In this beautiful and amazing piece, you will experience the wonder and mystery of our Savior’s coming, the vast depth of His love and the incredible joy of belonging to Him!
Spread the word, and bring all family and friends to this FREE event! Cookies for all afterwards 🙂

Nov:28-2017  Rev. 2:17 – He who has an ear, let him hear what the Spirit says to the churches. To the one who is victorious, I will give the hidden manna. I will also give him a white stone inscribed with a new name, known only to the one who receives it.
Isaiah 62:2 – The nations will see your righteousness, And all kings your glory; And you will be called by a new name Which the mouth of the LORD will designate.
Isaiah 65:15 – “You will leave your name for a curse to My chosen ones, And the Lord GOD will slay you. But My servants will be called by another name.
Revelation 3:12 – The one who is victorious I will make a pillar in the temple of My God, and he will never again leave it. Upon him I will write the name of My God, and the name of the city of My God (the new Jerusalem that comes down out of heaven from My God), and My new name.
Revelation 19:12 – He has eyes like blazing fire, and many royal crowns on His head. He has a name written on Him that only He Himself knows.
Isaiah 62: 11-12 – The Lord has made proclamation
to the ends of the earth:
“Say to Daughter Zion,
‘See, your Savior comes!
See, his reward is with him,
and his recompense accompanies him.’”
They will be called the Holy People,
the Redeemed of the Lord;
and you will be called Sought After,
the City No Longer Deserted.

Nov: 27-2017  Exodus 33:11 – Thus the LORD used to speak to Moses face to face, just as a man speaks to his friend When Moses returned to the camp, his servant Joshua, the son of Nun, a young man, would not depart from the tent.
Deuteronomy 34:10 – Since that time no prophet has risen in Israel like Moses, whom the LORD knew face to face,
Numbers 12:8 – With him I speak mouth to mouth, Even openly, and not in dark sayings, And he beholds the form of the LORD. Why then were you not afraid To speak against My servant, against Moses?”
Deuteronomy 5:4 – “The LORD spoke to you face to face at the mountain from the midst of the fire,
Genesis 32:30 – So Jacob named the place Peniel, for he said, “I have seen God face to face, yet my life has been preserved.”
Numbers 14:14 – and they will tell it to the inhabitants of this land. They have heard that You, O LORD, are in the midst of this people, for You, O LORD, are seen eye to eye, while Your cloud stands over them; and You go before them in a pillar of cloud by day and in a pillar of fire by night.
1 Corinthians 13:12 – For now we see in a mirror dimly, but then face to face; now I know in part, but then I will know fully just as I also have been fully known.
Psalm 80:3 – Restore us, O God; make your face shine on us, that we may be saved.
Revelation 22:4 – And they will see his face, and his name will be written on their foreheads.

Nov”26-2017  Job 5:11 – He sets on high those who are lowly, and those who mourn are lifted to safety.
Psalm 27:13-14 – I have sure faith that I will experience the Lord’s goodness in the land of the living! Hope in the Lord! Be strong! Let your heart take courage! Hope in the Lord!
Isaiah 41:10 – Fear thou not; for I am with thee: be not dismayed; for I am thy God: I will strengthen thee; yea, I will help thee; yea, I will uphold thee with the right hand of my righteousness.
John 16:33 – I have told you these things so that you can have peace in me. In this world you will have troubles. But be brave! I have defeated the world!
Romans 8:28 – We know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose.
Romans 8:37-39 – The one who loves us gives us an overwhelming victory in all these difficulties. I am convinced that nothing can ever separate us from God’s love which Christ Jesus our Lord shows us. We can’t be separated by death or life, by angels or rulers, by anything in the present or anything in the future, by forces or powers in the world above or in the world below, or by anything else in creation.
Romans 15:13 – May God, the source of hope, fill you with all joy and peace by means of your faith in him, so that your hope will continue to grow by the power of the Holy Spirit.
2 Corinthians 1:3-4 – Praise the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and the God of all comfort. He comforts us in all our affliction, so that we may be able to comfort those who are in any kind of affliction, through the comfort we ourselves receive from God.
Philippians 4:6 – Do not be anxious or worried about anything, but in everything [every circumstance and situation] by prayer and petition with thanksgiving, continue to make your [specific] requests known to God.
Hebrews 13:5 – The Lord has promised that he will not leave us or desert us.

Nov 18-2017  Isaiah 64:8 – But now, O Lord, you are our Father; we are the clay, and you are our potter; we are all the work of your hand.
Exodus 35:30-35- Then Moses said to the people of Israel, “See, the Lord has called by name Bezalel the son of Uri, son of Hur, of the tribe of Judah; and he has filled him with the Spirit of God, with skill, with intelligence, with knowledge, and with all craftsmanship, to devise artistic designs, to work in gold and silver and bronze, in cutting stones for setting, and in carving wood, for work in every skilled craft. And he has inspired him to teach, both him and Oholiab the son of Ahisamach of the tribe of Dan. …
Exodus 35:25 – And every skillful woman spun with her hands, and they all brought what they had spun in blue and purple and scarlet yarns and fine twined linen.
2 Chronicles 2:14 – The son of a woman of the daughters of Dan, and his father was a man of Tyre. He is trained to work in gold, silver, bronze, iron, stone, and wood, and in purple, blue, and crimson fabrics and fine linen, and to do all sorts of engraving and execute any design that may be assigned him, with your craftsmen, the craftsmen of my lord, David your father.
Exodus 28:3 – You shall speak to all the skillful, whom I have filled with a spirit of skill, that they make Aaron’s garments to consecrate him for my priesthood.
1 Chronicles 15:16 – David also commanded the chiefs of the Levites to appoint their brothers as the singers who should play loudly on musical instruments, on harps and lyres and cymbals, to raise sounds of joy.
Ecclesiastes 3:11 –
He has made everything beautiful in its time. Also, he has put eternity into man’s heart, yet so that he cannot find out what God has done from the beginning to the end.
Exodus 31:2-14 -“See, I have called by name Bezalel the son of Uri, son of Hur, of the tribe of Judah, and I have filled him with the Spirit of God, with ability and intelligence, with knowledge and all craftsmanship, to devise artistic designs, to work in gold, silver, and bronze, in cutting stones for setting, and in carving wood, to work in every craft. And behold, I have appointed with him Oholiab, the son of Ahisamach, of the tribe of Dan. And I have given to all able men ability, that they may make all that I have commanded you: …
Romans 12:6 – Having gifts that differ according to the grace given to us, let us use them: if prophecy, in proportion to our faith;
Philippians 4:8 – Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable, if there is any excellence, if there is anything worthy of praise, think about these things.

Nov.17-2017  Hebrews 12:1-2 – Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off every encumbrance and the sin that so easily entangles, and let us run with endurance the race set out for us. Let us fix our eyes on Jesus, the pioneer and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy set before Him endured the cross, scorning its shame, and sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.…
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.
1 Corinthians 9:24 – 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.

1 Corinthians 9:26 – Therefore I do not run aimlessly; I do not fight like I am beating the air.
Galatians 2:2 – I went in response to a revelation and set before them the gospel that I preach among the Gentiles. But I spoke privately to those recognized as leaders, for fear that I was running or had already run in vain.
Hebrews 10:36 – You need to persevere, so that after you have done God’s will, you will receive what He has promised.
Revelation 22:16 – I, Jesus have sent my angel to testify to you these things

Nov 16-2017   Corinthians 6:2 -2 For he says, “In the time of my favor I heard you, and in the day of salvation I helped you.”I tell you, now is the time of God’s favor, now is the day of salvation.
1 John 2:17 – The world and its desires pass away, but whoever does the will of God lives forever.
Ecclesiastes 3:11 – He has made everything beautiful in its time. He has also set eternity in the human heart; yet no one can fathom what God has done from beginning to end.
Jeremiah 29:11 – For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.
John 9:4 – As long as it is day, we must do the works of him who sent me. Night is coming, when no one can work.
Proverbs 16:9 – In their hearts humans plan their course, but the LORD establishes their steps.
Proverbs 21:5 – The plans of the diligent lead to profit as surely as haste leads to poverty.
Proverbs 27:1 – Do not boast about tomorrow, for you do not know what a day may bring.
Psalm 31:15 – My times are in your hands

NOV>09-2017  Romans 15:13 – May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.
1 Samuel 1:18 – She said, “Let your maidservant find favor in your sight.” So the woman went her way and ate, and her face was no longer sad.
Romans 15:5 – Now the God of patience and consolation grant you to be like minded
2 Corinthians 9:8 -And God is able to make all grace abound toward you
2 Thessalonians 3:16 – Now may the Lord of peace himself give you peace at all times and in every way. The Lord be with all of you.
Ephesians 6:23 – Peace to the brothers and love with faith from God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.
Psalm 72:3,7 – The mountains shall bring peace to the people, and the little hills
John 14:27 Peace I leave with you, my peace I give to you: not as the world gives
Romans 15:33 – Now the God of peace be with you all. Amen.
Romans 16:20 – And the God of peace shall bruise Satan under your feet shortly.
John 16:33 – These things I have spoken to you, that in me you might have peace.

NOV.08-2017  He was pierced for our transgressions, he was crushed for our iniquities; the punishment that brought us peace was upon him, and by his wounds we are healed (Isa. 53:5)
For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and give his life as a ransom for many (Mark 10:45)
God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him should notot perish but have eternal life (John 3:16)
All the prophets testify about him that everyone who believes in him receives forgiveness of sins through his name (Acts 10:43)
Through Jesus the forgiveness of sins is proclaimed to you. Through him everyone who believes is justified from everything you could not be justified from by the Law of Moses (Acts 13:38-39)
He was delivered over to death for our sins and was raised to life for our justification (Rom. 4:25)
God was in Christ, reconciling the world to himself, not counting men’s trespasses against them (2 Cor. 5:19)
Remember Jesus Christ, raised from the dead, descended from David: this is my Gospel (2 Tim. 2:8)
Christ was sacrificed once to take away the sins of many people; and will appear a second time, not to bear sin, but to bring salvation to those who are waiting for him (Heb. 9:28)
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 (Peter 2:24)
Christ died for sins once for all, the righteous for the unrighteous, to bring you to God (1 Peter 3:18)
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)

NOV.07-2017  Isaiah 65:24 – And it shall come to pass that, before they call, I will answer; and while they are yet speaking, I will hear.
Psalm 91:15 – “He will call upon Me, and I will answer him; I will be with him in trouble; I will rescue him and honor him.
Isaiah 30:19 – O people in Zion, inhabitant in Jerusalem, you will weep no longer. He will surely be gracious to you at the sound of your cry; when He hears it, He will answer you.
Isaiah 41:17 – “The afflicted and needy are seeking water, but there is none, And their tongue is parched with thirst; I, the LORD, will answer them Myself, As the God of Israel I will not forsake them.
Isaiah 55:6 – Seek the LORD while He may be found; Call upon Him while He is near.
Isaiah 58:9 – “Then you will call, and the LORD will answer; You will cry, and He will say, ‘Here I am.’ If you remove the yoke from your midst, The pointing of the finger and speaking wickedness,
Isaiah 59:1 – Behold, the LORD’S hand is not so short That it cannot save; Nor is His ear so dull That it cannot hear.
Daniel 9:20 – Now while I was speaking and praying, and confessing my sin and the sin of my people Israel, and presenting my supplication before the LORD my God in behalf of the holy mountain of my God,
Daniel 10:12 – Then he said to me, “Do not be afraid, Daniel, for from the first day that you set your heart on understanding this and on humbling yourself before your God, your words were heard, and I have come in response to your words.
Zechariah 13:9 – “And I will bring the third part through the fire, Refine them as silver is refined, And test them as gold is tested. They will call on My name, And I will answer them; I will say, ‘They are My people,’ And they will say, ‘The LORD is my God.’

NOV.06-2017  Ephesians 1:7 – In Him we have redemption through His blood, the forgiveness of our trespasses, according to the riches of His grace
Revelation 7:14 – I said to him, “My lord, you know.” And he said to me, “These are the ones who come out of the great tribulation, and they have washed their robes and made them white in the blood of the Lamb.
1 Corinthians 11:25 – In the same way He took the cup also after supper, saying, “This cup is the new covenant in My blood; do this, as often as you drink it, in remembrance of Me.”
Matthew 26:27-28 And when He had taken a cup and given thanks, He gave it to them, saying, “Drink from it, all of you; for this is My blood of the covenant, which is poured out for many for forgiveness of sins.
Mark 14:23-24 -And when He had taken a cup and given thanks, He gave it to them, and they all drank from it. And He said to them, “This is My blood of the covenant, which is poured out for many.
Luke 22:20 – And in the same way He took the cup after they had eaten, saying, “This cup which is poured out for you is the new covenant in My blood.
Hebrews 9:11-15 – But when Christ appeared as a high priest of the good things to come, He entered through the greater and more perfect tabernacle, not made with hands, that is to say, not of this creation; and not through the blood of goats and calves, but through His own blood, He entered the holy place once for all, having obtained eternal redemption. For if the blood of goats and bulls and the ashes of a heifer sprinkling those who have been defiled sanctify for the cleansing of the flesh,
Hebrews 12:24- and to Jesus, the mediator of a new covenant, and to the sprinkled blood, which speaks better than the blood of Abel.
Hebrews 13:20 – Now the God of peace, who brought up from the dead the great Shepherd of the sheep through the blood of the eternal covenant, even Jesus our Lord,

Nov.05-2017  Psalm 71:20-21 – You who have made me see many troubles and calamities will revive me again; from the depths of the earth you will bring me up again. You will increase my greatness and comfort me again.
Psalm 37:7 – Be still before the Lord and wait patiently for him; fret not yourself over the one who prospers in his way, over the man who carries out evil devices!
Acts 14:21-22 – When they had preached the gospel to that city and had made many disciples, they returned to Lystra and to Iconium and to Antioch, 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.
2 Corinthians 1:9 – Indeed, we felt that we had received the sentence of death. But that was to make us rely not on ourselves but on God who raises the dead.
Acts 27:25 – So take heart, men, for I have faith in God that it will be exactly as I have been told.
Hebrews 12:4 – In your struggle against sin you have not yet resisted to the point of shedding your blood.

NOV.04-2017 Psalm 121:2 – My help comes from the LORD, the Maker of heaven and earth.
Psalm 46:1 God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.
Psalm 124:8 Our help is in the name of the LORD, who made heaven and earth.
Psalm 146:5,6 Happy is he that has the God of Jacob for his help, whose hope is …
Isaiah 40:28,29 Have you not known? have you not heard, that the everlasting God, …
Isaiah 41:13 For I the LORD your God will hold your right hand, saying to you, …
Jeremiah 20:11 But the LORD is with me as a mighty terrible one: therefore my persecutors …
Hosea 13:9 O Israel, you have destroyed yourself; but in me is your help.
Hebrews 13:6 So that we may boldly say, The Lord is my helper

NOV 03-2017 Ephesians 4:6 – one God and Father of all, who is over all and through all and in all.
Deuteronomy 6:4 – “Hear, O Israel! The LORD is our God, the LORD is one!
Malachi 2:10 – “Do we not all have one father? Has not one God created us? Why do we deal treacherously each against his brother so as to profane the covenant of our fathers?
Romans 11:36 – For from Him and through Him and to Him are all things. To Him be the glory forever! Amen.
1 Corinthians 8:6 – yet for us there is but one God, the Father, from whom all things came and for whom we exist. And there is but one Lord, Jesus Christ, through whom all things came and through whom we exist.
1 Corinthians 12:6 – There are different ways of working, but the same God works all things in all men.
Galatians 3:26-28 For you are all the children of God by faith in Christ Jesus…
Romans 11:36 For of him, and through him, and to him, are all things
1 John 3:1-3 Behold, what manner of love the Father has bestowed on us, that we should be called sons of God.

OCT.29-2017 Luke 6:40 – The student is not above the teacher, but everyone who is fully trained will be like their teacher.
Matthew 28:20 – and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.”
Proverbs 9:9 – Instruct the wise and they will be wiser still; teach the righteous and they will add to their learning.
Proverbs 11:25 – 25 A generous person will prosper; whoever refreshes others will be refreshed.
Proverbs 22:6 – Start children off on the way they should go, and even when they are old they will not turn from it.
Psalm 32:8 – I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go; I will counsel you with my loving eye on you.
Psalm 78:5 – He decreed statutes for Jacob and established the law in Israel, which he commanded our ancestors to teach their children,
Psalm 132:12 – If your sons keep my covenant and the statutes I teach them, then their sons will sit on your throne for ever and ever.”
1 Corinthians 12:28 – And God has placed in the church first of all apostles, second prophets, third teachers, then miracles, then gifts of healing, of helping, of guidance, and of different kinds of tongues.
1 John 2:27 – As for you, the anointing you received from him remains in you, and you do not need anyone to teach you. But as his anointing teaches you about all things and as that anointing is real, not counterfeit—just as it has taught you, remain in him.
2 Timothy 3:16 – All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness,
Colossians 3:16 – Let the message of Christ dwell among you richly as you teach and admonish one another with all wisdom through psalms, hymns, and songs from the Spirit, singing to God with gratitude in your hearts

Luke 6:40 – The student is not above the teacher, but everyone who is fully trained will be like their teacher.
Matthew 28:20 – and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.”
Proverbs 9:9 – Instruct the wise and they will be wiser still; teach the righteous and they will add to their learning.
Proverbs 11:25 – 25 A generous person will prosper; whoever refreshes others will be refreshed.
Proverbs 22:6 – Start children off on the way they should go, and even when they are old they will not turn from it.
Psalm 32:8 – I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go; I will counsel you with my loving eye on you.
Psalm 78:5 – He decreed statutes for Jacob and established the law in Israel, which he commanded our ancestors to teach their children,
Psalm 132:12 – If your sons keep my covenant and the statutes I teach them, then their sons will sit on your throne for ever and ever.”
1 Corinthians 12:28 – And God has placed in the church first of all apostles, second prophets, third teachers, then miracles, then gifts of healing, of helping, of guidance, and of different kinds of tongues.
1 John 2:27 – As for you, the anointing you received from him remains in you, and you do not need anyone to teach you. But as his anointing teaches you about all things and as that anointing is real, not counterfeit—just as it has taught you, remain in him.
2 Timothy 3:16 – All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness,
Colossians 3:16 – Let the message of Christ dwell among you richly as you teach and admonish one another with all wisdom through psalms, hymns, and songs from the Spirit, singing to God with gratitude in your hearts

October 14-2017  Zephaniah 3:16-17 – In that day it will be said to Jerusalem: “Do not be afraid, O Zion; Do not let your hands fall limp. 17″The LORD your God is in your midst, A victorious warrior. He will exult over you with joy
Zephaniah 3:15 – The LORD has taken away His judgments against you, He has cleared away your enemies. The King of Israel, the LORD, is in your midst; You will fear disaster no more.
Psalm 46: 4-5 – There is a river whose streams make glad the city of God, The holy dwelling places of the Most High.God is in the midst of her, she will not be moved; God will help her when morning dawns
Deuteronomy 23:14 – “Since the LORD your God walks in the midst of your camp to deliver you and to defeat your enemies before you, therefore your camp must be holy
Isaiah 12:6 – Cry aloud and shout for joy, O inhabitant of Zion, For great in your midst is the Holy One of Israel.
Jeremiah 14:9 – Yet You are in our midst, O LORD, And we are called by Your name
Joel 2:27 And you shall know that I am in the middle of Israel
Zechariah 8:3 – “Thus says the LORD, ‘I will return to Zion and will dwell in the midst of Jerusalem. Then Jerusalem will be called the City of Truth, and the mountain of the LORD of hosts will be called the Holy Mountain.’
Revelation 21:3 – And I heard a loud voice from the throne saying: “Behold, the dwelling place of God is with man, and He will live with them. They will be His people, and God Himself will be with them as their God.

October 13-2017  Do not fear, for I have redeemed you; I have called you by name, you are mine. When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and through the rivers, they shall not overwhelm you; when you walk through fire you shall not be burned, and the flame shall not consume you. For I am the Lord you God, the Holy One of Israel, your Savior. (Isaiah 43:1-3)
O Lord, my strength and my fortress, my refuge in time of distress. (Jeremiah 16:19)
I have loved you with an everlasting love; I have drawn you with loving-kindness. (Jeremiah 31:3)
Ah Lord God! It is you who made the heavens and the earth by your great power and by your outstretched arm! Nothing is too hard for you. (Jeremiah 32:17)
See, I am the Lord, the God of all flesh; is anything too hard for me? (Jeremiah 32:27)
Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy and my burden is light. (Matthew 11: 28-31)
Be strong and courageous; do not be frightened or dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go. (Joshua 1:9)
Do not grieve, for the joy of the Lord is your strength. (Nehemiah 8:10b)
You will forget your misery; you will remember it as waters that have passed away. (Job 11:16)
By his light I walked through darkness. (Job 29:3)
I will lie down and sleep in peace, for you alone, O Lord, make me dwell in safety. (Psalm 4:8)
Restrain your voice from weeping and your eyes from tears, for your work will be rewarded. (Jeremiah

October 10-2017  Isaiah 11:9 – “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.”
Jeremiah 29:11 – “For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, says the LORD, thoughts of peace and not of evil, to give you a future and a hope.”
Daniel 2:44 – “And in the days of these kings the God of heaven will set up a kingdom which shall never be destroyed; and the kingdom shall not be left to other people; it shall break in pieces and consume all these kingdoms, and it shall stand forever.”
Daniel 12:3 – “Those who are wise shall shine like the brightness of the firmament, and those who turn many to righteousness like the stars forever and ever.”
Micah 4:4 – “But everyone shall sit under his vine and under his fig tree, and no one shall make them afraid; for the mouth of the LORD of hosts has spoken.”
Matthew 25:21 – “His lord said to him, ‘Well done, good and faithful servant; you were faithful over a few things, I will make you ruler over many things. Enter into the joy of your lord.”
1 Corinthians 2:9 – “Eye has not seen, nor ear heard, nor have entered into the heart of man the things which God has prepared for those who love Him.”

October 08-2017  Romans 8:31 – What then shall we say about these things? If God is for us, who can be against us?
1 Kings 8:57 – “May the LORD our God be with us, as He was with our fathers; may He not leave us or forsake us,
2 Kings 6:16 – So he answered, “Do not fear, for those who are with us are more than those who are with them.”
Psalm 118:6 – The LORD is for me; I will not fear; What can man do to me?
Isaiah 50:7-9 For the Lord GOD will help me; therefore shall I not be confounded: …
“He who has prepared us for this very thing is God, -2 Corinthians 5:5
“All this is from God, who through Christ reconciled us to Himself and gave us the ministry of reconciliation.” Corinthians 5:18

11sept;17-2017  “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.” -Psalm 7:17
“Let your roots grow down into him, and let your lives be built on him. Then your faith will grow strong in the truth you were taught, and you will overflow with thankfulness.” Colossians 2:7
“And let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, to which indeed you were called in one body; and be thankful.” Colossians 3:15
“Devote yourselves to prayer, being watchful and thankful.” Colossians 4:2
“Bless the Lord, O my soul, and all that is within me, bless his holy name! Bless the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits, who forgives all your iniquity, who heals all your diseases, who redeems your life from the pit, who crowns you with steadfast love and mercy, who satisfies you with good so that your youth is renewed like the eagle’s.” -Psalm 103:1-5
“Give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.” 1 Thessalonians 5:18
“Giving thanks always and for everything to God the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ,”- Ephesians 5:20
“The Lord is my strength and my shield; My heart trusts in Him, and I am helped; Therefore my heart exults, And with my song I shall thank Him.”- Psalm 28:7
“I will praise the name of God with song, and shall magnify Him with thanksgiving.”- Psalm 69:30
“Thanks be to God for his inexpressible gift!” – 2 Corinthians 9:15

Sept 15-2017  Thessalonians 3:5 May the Lord lead your hearts into a full understanding and expression of the love of God and the patient endurance that comes from Christ.
Jude 1:21-22 keep yourselves in God’s love as you wait for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ to bring you to eternal life. Be merciful to those who doubt.
Psalm 46:10-11 Let go of your concerns! Then you will know that I am God. I rule the nations. I rule the earth. The LORD of Armies is with us. The God of Jacob is our stronghold.
Revelation 3:8 I know your deeds. See, I have placed before you an open door that no one can shut. I know that you have little strength, yet you have kept my word and have not denied my name.
Lamentations 3:40 – Let us examine and probe our ways, And let us return to the LORD.
2 Corinthians 13:6 – And I hope you will realize that we have not failed the test.
Psalm 119:59 – I thought on my ways, and turned my feet to your testimonies.
Psalm 17:3-4 – You have tried my heart; You have visited me by night; You have tested me and You find nothing; I have purposed that my mouth will not transgress. As for the deeds of men, by the word of Your lips I have kept from the paths of the violent
1 Peter 1:7 – so that the authenticity of your faith–more precious than gold, which perishes even though refined by fire–may result in praise, glory, and honor at the revelation of Jesus Christ.

Sept 13-2017  Ezekiel 43:2 – and behold, the glory of the God of Israel was coming from the way of the east And His voice was like the sound of many waters; and the earth shone with His glory.
Daniel 10:6 – His body also was like beryl, his face had the appearance of lightning, his eyes were like flaming torches, his arms and feet like the gleam of polished bronze, and the sound of his words like the sound of a tumult.
Exodus 24:16 – The glory of the LORD rested on Mount Sinai, and the cloud covered it for six days; and on the seventh day He called to Moses from the midst of the cloud.
Numbers 7:89 – Now when Moses went into the tent of meeting to speak with Him, he heard the voice speaking to him from above the mercy seat that was on the ark of the testimony, from between the two cherubim, so He spoke to him.
Ezekiel 1:28 – As the appearance of the rainbow in the clouds on a rainy day, so was the appearance of the surrounding radiance Such was the appearance of the likeness of the glory of the LORD And when I saw it, I fell on my face and heard a voice speaking.
Psalm 68:33 – To Him who rides upon the highest heavens, which are from ancient times; Behold, He speaks forth with His voice, a mighty voice.
Revelation 1:10 – I was in the Spirit on the Lord’s day, and I heard behind me a loud voice like the sound of a trumpet,
Matthew 3:17 – and behold, a voice out of the heavens said, “This is My beloved Son, in whom I am well-pleased.”
John 12:28-30 – “Father, glorify Your name ” Then a voice came out of heaven: “I have both glorified it, and will glorify it again.” So the crowd of people who stood by and heard it were saying that it had thundered; others were saying, “An angel has spoken to Him.” Jesus answered and said, “This voice has not come for My sake, but for your sakes.

Sept:10-2017  Palm 107:29 – He made the storm be still, and the waves of the sea were hushed.
Psalm 65:7 – Who stills the roaring of the seas, The roaring of their waves, And the tumult of the peoples.
Psalm 89:8-9 Lord God All-Powerful, there is no one like you. You are strong, Lord, and always faithful. You rule the stormy sea. You can calm its angry waves.
Psalm 107:28 – Then they cried to the LORD in their trouble, And He brought them out of their distresses.
Psalm 107:30 – Then they were glad because they were quiet, So He guided them to their desired haven.
Isaiah 4:6 There will be a booth for shade by day from the heat, and for a refuge and a shelter from the storm and rain.
Zechariah 2:13 Be still before the LORD, all mankind, because he has roused himself from his holy dwelling.”
Exodus 15:2 “The LORD is my strength and my defense; he has become my salvation. He is my God, and I will praise him, my father’s God, and I will exalt him.

Sept:09-2017 Job 36:32 – “He covers His hands with the lightning, And commands it to strike the mark.
Ezekiel 8:3 – He stretched out the form of a hand and caught me by a lock of my head; and the Spirit lifted me up between earth and heaven and brought me in the visions of God to Jerusalem, to the entrance of the north gate of the inner court, where the seat of the idol of jealousy, which provokes to jealousy, was located.
Job 27:11 – “I will instruct you in the power of God; What is with the Almighty I will not conceal.
Psalm 10:12 – Arise, O LORD; O God, lift up Your hand Do not forget the afflicted.
Psalm 89:13 – You have a strong arm; Your hand is mighty, Your right hand is exalted.
Psalm 89:21 – With whom My hand will be established; My arm also will strengthen him.
Psalm 144:7 – Stretch forth Your hand from on high; Rescue me and deliver me out of great waters
Ezekiel 2:9 – Then I looked, and behold, a hand was extended to me; and lo, a scroll was in it.
Acts 4:30 – while You extend Your hand to heal, and signs and wonders take place through the name of Your holy servant Jesus

Sept:08-2017  Matthew 8:24 – And behold, there arose a great storm on the sea, so that the boat was being covered with the waves; but Jesus Himself was asleep.
Luke 8:23 – But as they were sailing along He fell asleep; and a fierce gale of wind descended on the lake, and they began to be swamped and to be in danger.
Acts 27:15 – and when the ship was caught in it and could not face the wind, we gave way to it and let ourselves be driven along.
Job 36:33 – “Its noise declares His presence”
Isaiah 4:6 – There will be a shelter to give shade from the heat by day, and refuge and protection from the storm and the rain.
Isaiah 54:11 – “O afflicted one, storm-tossed, and not comforted, Behold, I will set your stones in antimony, And your foundations I will lay in sapphires.
Psalm 107:29 – He caused the storm to be still, So that the waves of the sea were hushed.
Psalm 91:11 – For he will order his angels to protect you wherever you go
2 Samuel 22:3-4 – The Lord is my rock, my fortress, and my savior; my God is my rock, in whom I find protection.He is my shield, the power that saves me, and my place of safety.He is my refuge, my savior, the one who saves me from violence
Job 40:6 -Then the LORD spoke to Job out of the storm

Sept:01-2701 James 1:19 – This you know, my beloved brethren But everyone must be quick to hear, slow to speak and slow to anger
Ephesians 4:29 – Let no unwholesome word proceed from your mouth, but only such a word as is good for edification according to the need of the moment, so that it will give grace to those who hear.
Luke 11:52 -Woe to you lawyers! For you have taken away the key of knowledge. You did not enter yourselves, and you hindered those who were entering.”
Luke 24:25-27 – And he said to them, “O foolish ones, and slow of heart to believe all that the prophets have spoken! Was it not necessary that the Christ should suffer these things and enter into his glory?” And beginning with Moses and all the Prophets, he interpreted to them in all the Scriptures the things concerning himself.
Acts 2:38 – And Peter said to them, “Repent and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins, and you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.
Colossians 3:13 – bearing with one another, and forgiving each other, whoever has a complaint against anyone; just as the Lord forgave you, so also should you.
Matthew 6:14 – “For if you forgive others for their transgressions, your heavenly Father will also forgive you.
Mark 11:25 – “Whenever you stand praying, forgive, if you have anything against anyone, so that your Father who is in heaven will also forgive you your transgressions.
Romans 12:16 – Be of the same mind toward one another; do not be haughty in mind, but associate with the lowly. Do not be wise in your own estimation.
Romans 15:5 – Now may the God who gives perseverance and encouragement grant you to be of the same mind with one another according to Christ Jesus

Aug:30-2017 Matthew 6:2 – “So when you give to the poor, do not sound a trumpet before you, as the hypocrites do in the synagogues and in the streets, so that they may be honored by men Truly I say to you, they have their reward in full.
Proverbs 27:2 – Let another praise you, and not your own mouth; A stranger, and not your own lips.
1 Corinthians 3:21 – So then let no one boast in men For all things belong to you,
James 3:14 – But if you have bitter jealousy and selfish ambition in your heart, do not be arrogant and so lie against the truth.
Jeremiah 9:23 – Thus says the LORD, “Let not a wise man boast of his wisdom, and let not the mighty man boast of his might, let not a rich man boast of his riches;
Ephesians 2:8-9 For by such grace you have been saved through faith. This does not come from you; it is the gift of God and not the result of actions, to put a stop to all boasting.
1 Corinthians 13:1-3 If I could speak all the languages of earth and of angels, but didn’t love others, I would only be a noisy gong or a clanging cymbal. If I had the gift of prophecy, and if I understood all of God’s secret plans and possessed all knowledge, and if I had such faith that I could move mountains, but didn’t love others, I would be nothing. If I gave everything I have to the poor and even sacrificed my body, I could boast about it; but if I didn’t love others, I would have gained nothing

Aug: 21-2017 1 Corinthians 2:6-8 – Among the mature, however, we speak a message of wisdom—but not the wisdom of this age or of the rulers of this age, who are coming to nothing. No, we speak of the mysterious and hidden wisdom of God, which He destined for our glory before time began. None of the rulers of this age understood it. For if they had, they would not have crucified the Lord of glory.…
Romans 11:25 – I do not want you to be ignorant of this mystery, brothers, so that you will not be conceited: A hardening in part has come to Israel, until the full number of the Gentiles has come in.
Ephesians 3:3-5 – that is, the mystery made known to me by revelation, as I have already written briefly. In reading this, then, you will be able to understand my insight into the mystery of Christ, which was not made known to men in other generations as it has now been revealed by the Spirit to God’s holy apostles and prophets.
Ephesians 6:19 – 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,
Colossians 4:3 – as you pray also for us, that God may open to us a door for the word, so that we may proclaim the mystery of Christ, for which I am in chains.
Luke 8:10 -And he said, To you it is given to know the mysteries of the kingdom
Ephesians 5:31-32 – For this reason a man will leave his father and mother and be united to his wife, and the two will become one flesh.” This mystery is profound, but I am speaking about Christ and the church.

Aug: 20-2017 Mark 4:11-12 – And he said to them, “To you has been given the secret of the kingdom of God, but for those outside everything is in parables, so that “they may indeed see but not perceive, and may indeed hear but not understand, lest they should turn and be forgiven.”
John 16:13 – When the Spirit of truth comes, he will guide you into all the truth, for he will not speak on his own authority, but whatever he hears he will speak, and he will declare to you the things that are to come.
1 Corinthians 2:1-16 – And I, when I came to you, brothers, did not come proclaiming to you the testimony of God with lofty speech or wisdom. For I decided to know nothing among you except Jesus Christ and him crucified. And I was with you in weakness and in fear and much trembling, and my speech and my message were not in plausible words of wisdom, but in demonstration of the Spirit and of power, that your faith might not rest in the wisdom of men but in the power of God. ..
1 Corinthians 2:13 – And we impart this in words not taught by human wisdom but taught by the Spirit, interpreting spiritual truths to those who are spiritual.
Isaiah 28:9-10 – “To whom will he teach knowledge, and to whom will he explain the message? Those who are weaned from the milk, those taken from the breast? For it is precept upon precept, precept upon precept, line upon line, line upon line, here a little, there a little.”
Ecclesiastes 11:5 – As you do not know the way the spirit comes to the bones in the womb of a woman with child, so you do not know the work of God who makes everything.
John 20:31 – But these are written so that you may believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and that by believing you may have life in his name

Aug:18-2017 Genesis 32:1- Now as Jacob went on his way, the angels of God met him.

Exodus 25:22 – “There I will meet with you; and from above the mercy seat, from between the two cherubim which are upon the ark of the testimony, I will speak to you about all that I will give you in commandment for the sons of Israel.

Exodus 30:6 – “You shall put this altar in front of the veil that is near the ark of the testimony, in front of the mercy seat that is over the ark of the testimony, where I will meet with you.

Exodus 29:42 – “It shall be a continual burnt offering throughout your generations at the doorway of the tent of meeting before the LORD, where I will meet with you, to speak to you there.

Exodus 29:43 – I will meet there with the sons of Israel, and it shall be consecrated by My glory.

Numbers 17:4 – “You shall then deposit them in the tent of meeting in front of the testimony, where I meet with you.

Exodus 19:17 – And Moses brought the people out of the camp to meet God, and they stood at the foot of the mountain.

Psalm 59:10 – My God in His lovingkindness will meet me; God will let me look triumphantly upon my foes.

Matthew 25:6 – “But at midnight there was a shout, ‘Behold, the bridegroom! Come out to meet him.’

Matthew 28:9 – And behold, Jesus met them and greeted them. And they came up and took hold of His feet and worshiped Him.

Aug:17-2017 Philippians 4:13 – I can do all things through him who strengthens me.

Philippians 4:19-20 -And my God will supply every need of yours according to his riches in glory in Christ Jesus. To our God and Father be glory forever and ever. Amen.

Romans 8:37 – No, in all these things we are more than conquerors through him who loved us.

Psalm 68:19 – Blessed be the Lord, who daily bears us up; God is our salvation.

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.

Ephesians 1:3 How blessed is God! And what a blessing he is! He’s the Father of our Master, Jesus Christ, and takes us to the high places of blessing in him.

I John 3:22 We’re able to stretch our hands out and receive what we asked for because we’re doing what he said, doing what pleases him.

Isaiah 40:28 – 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.

Aug: 16-2017 Psalm 18:46 – The LORD lives, and blessed be my rock; And exalted be the God of my salvation,

Job 16:19 – “Even now, behold, my witness is in heaven, And my advocate is on high.

Job 19:25 – As for me, I know that my Redeemer lives, And at the last He will take His stand on the earth.

Luke 24:5 – As the women bowed their faces to the ground in terror, the two men asked them, “Why do you look for the living among the dead?

Romans 6:9 Knowing that Christ being raised from the dead dies no more

Revelation 1:18 – And the living one. I died, and behold I am alive forevermore, and I have the keys of Death and Hades.

Luke 24:51 – While he blessed them, he parted from them and was carried up into heaven.

Hebrews 7:24-25 – But he holds his priesthood permanently, because he continues forever. Consequently, he is able to save to the uttermost those who draw near to God through him, since he always lives to make intercession for them.

1 Timothy 2:5 – For there is one God, and there is one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus,

Hebrews 13:8 – Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever

Psalm 18:46 – The LORD lives, and blessed be my rock; And exalted be the God of my salvation,

Job 16:19 – “Even now, behold, my witness is in heaven, And my advocate is on high.

Job 19:25 – As for me, I know that my Redeemer lives, And at the last He will take His stand on the earth.

Luke 24:5 – As the women bowed their faces to the ground in terror, the two men asked them, “Why do you look for the living among the dead?

Romans 6:9 Knowing that Christ being raised from the dead dies no more

Revelation 1:18 – And the living one. I died, and behold I am alive forevermore, and I have the keys of Death and Hades.

Luke 24:51 – While he blessed them, he parted from them and was carried up into heaven.

Hebrews 7:24-25 – But he holds his priesthood permanently, because he continues forever. Consequently, he is able to save to the uttermost those who draw near to God through him, since he always lives to make intercession for them.

1 Timothy 2:5 – For there is one God, and there is one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus,

Hebrews 13:8 – Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever

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,

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 priest 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,

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

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 to 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.

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, “If 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 devotion 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  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.

  1. 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.
  2. Matthew 11:28-30- “Come to Me, all you who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.
  3. 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
  4. John 15:4 – Abide in Me, and I in you.
  5. 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.
  6. 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.
  7. 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  Luke 5:26 – Everyone was amazed and gave praise to God. They were filled with awe and said, “We have seen remarkable things today.”

  1. Matthew 9:8 – When the crowds saw this, they were filled with awe and glorified God, who had given such authority to men.
  2. Luke 1:65 – All their neighbors were filled with awe, and people throughout the hill country of Judea were talking about these events.
  3. 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!”
  4. Matthew 12:23 And all the people were amazed, and said, Is not this the son of David?
  5. 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.
  6. Luke 5:9 – For he and his companions were astonished at the catch of the fish they had taken,
  7. 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
  8. 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.  Luke 5:26 – Everyone was amazed and gave praise to God. They were filled with awe and said, “We have seen remarkable things today.”

  1. Matthew 9:8 – When the crowds saw this, they were filled with awe and glorified God, who had given such authority to men.
  2. Luke 1:65 – All their neighbors were filled with awe, and people throughout the hill country of Judea were talking about these events.
  3. 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!”
  4. Matthew 12:23 And all the people were amazed, and said, Is not this the son of David?
  5. 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.
  6. Luke 5:9 – For he and his companions were astonished at the catch of the fish they had taken,
  7. 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
  8. Mark 1:22 – They were amazed at His teaching; for He was teaching them as one having authority, and not as the scribes.
  9. Hebrews 10:25 – …but let us encourage one another, and all the more as you see the Day approaching.
  10. Acts 2:42 – They devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and to the fellowship, to the breaking of bread and to prayer.
  11. 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.
  12. Wednesday May 24-2017.  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.
  13. 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.
  14. Hebrews 10:37 – For, “In just a very while little, He who is coming will come and will not delay.
  15. Hebrews 13:22 – I urge you, brothers, to bear with my word of exhortation, for I have only written you briefly.
  16. Matthew 18:20 – For where two or three gather in my name, there am I with them.”
  17. 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
  18. Hebrews 10:25 – …but let us encourage one another, and all the more as you see the Day approaching.
  19. Acts 2:42 – They devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and to the fellowship, to the breaking of bread and to prayer.
  20. 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.
  21. 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.
  22. 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.
  23. Hebrews 10:37 – For, “In just a very while little, He who is coming will come and will not delay.
  24. Hebrews 13:22 – I urge you, brothers, to bear with my word of exhortation, for I have only written you briefly.
  25. 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
  26. Thursday May 18  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.
  1. 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 of 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.
  2. 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.
  3. 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.
  4. 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.
  5. 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.”
  6. 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 to 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.