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Archive for the 'scripture' Category

   Apr 17

2 Corinthians 1:3-4

2 Corinthians 1:3-4 Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves have received from God.

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   Jun 18


Psalm 18:28 You, Lord, keep my lamp burning; my God turns my darkness into light.

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   Sep 02


Proverbs 16:9 In his heart a man plans his course, but the LORD determines his steps.

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   Aug 01


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.”

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   Jul 19


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.”

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   Jul 14

Go visual

Today pick a Bible verse, write it out, and put it somewhere visible so you will see it as you go throughout your day. Philippians 2:13-14 “For it is God who works in you to will and to act according to His good purpose.  Do everything without complaining or arguing.”

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   Jul 09


1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 “Be joyful always; pray continually; give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.”

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   Jul 06

Train yourself

This morning I was spoiled with a bit of quiet before my girls woke up.  It has been 6:00 a.m. or earlier every single day for who-knows-how-long. I was drinking my coffee and reading my Bible, and came across this phrase, “train yourself to be godly” (I Tim 4:7).  I was kind of stunned for […]

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   Jun 30


Psalm 119:2 “Blessed are they who keep his statutes and seek him with all their heart.”

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   Jun 29


1 Peter 5:2-6 “Be shepherds of God’s flock that is under your care, serving as overseers—not because you must, but because you are willing, as God wants you to be; not greedy for money, but eager to serve; not lording it over those entrusted to you, but being examples to the flock. And when the […]

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