58 So, my dear brothers and sisters, be strong and immovable. Always work enthusiastically for the Lord, for you know that nothing you do for the Lord is ever useless. (1 Corinthians 15:58) Whatever you do, work heartily, as for the Lord and not for men, knowing that from the Lord you will receive the
1Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a huge crowd of witnesses to the life of faith, let us strip off every weight that slows us down, especially the sin that so easily trips us up. And let us run with endurance the race God has set before us. 2 We do this by keeping our
Recently we took a trip a couple hours away to go for a hike and enjoy the day. The hike was up a mountain which was only a mile long. We often go for 2-3 mile walks several times a week and even walked all winter long last year when the temperature were in the
Now the word of the LORD came to Jonah the son of Amittai, saying, 2 “Arise, go to Nineveh, that great city, and cry out against it; for their wickedness has come up before Me.” 3 But Jonah arose to flee to Tarshish from the presence of the LORD. He went down to Joppa,
GOD The Lord passed in front of Moses, calling out, “Yahweh! The Lord! The God of compassion and mercy! I am slow to anger and filled with unfailing love and faithfulness. (Exodus 3:4-6) The Lord is merciful and gracious, Slow to anger, and abounding in mercy. (Psalm 103:8) The Lord is gracious and full of
9The Lord is a shelter for the oppressed, a refuge in times of trouble. 10 Those who know your name trust in you, for you, O Lord, do not abandon those who search for you.
We know how much God loves us, and we have put our trust in his love. God is love, and all who live in love live in God, and God lives in them.
“Pray without ceasing” (1 Thessalonians 5:17) Sometimes, God can minister something to you in the littlest of things and in the simplest of ways that can surprise you and be in awe of Him at the same time. Recently as I was taking a break, I sat on my couch and turned and looked at
“The Spirit of the Lord God is upon Me, because the Lord has anointed Me to preach good tidings to the poor; He has sent Me to heal the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to those who are bound; 2 To proclaim the acceptable year of the Lord,
Trust in the Lord with all your heart, And lean not on your own understanding; In all your ways acknowledge Him, And He shall direct your paths. (Proverbs 3:5-6) Recently, I watched a movie called “13 Lives”. This was based on a true story where 12 boys and their coach went exploring in a