"All scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness.
"But he was pierced for our transgressions, he was crushed for our ininquities; the punishment that brought us peace was upon him, and by his wounds we are healed. We all, like sheep, have gone astray, each of us has turned to his own way; and the Lord has laid on him the iniquity of us all."
"He was despised and rejected by men, a man of sorrows, and familiar with suffering. Like one from whom men hide their faces he was despised, and we esteemed him not. Surely he took up our infirmities and carried our sorrows, yet we considered him stricken by God, smitten by him, and afflicted."
"Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled. Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercy."
"I lift up my eyes to the hills--where does my help come from?
My help comes from the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth."
"Know that the LORD is God. It is he who made us, and we are his; we are his people, the sheep of his pasture."
"The Counselor, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in my name, will teach you all things and will remind you of everything I have said to you."
"I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in me will live, even though he dies; and whoever lives and believes in me will never die."
"The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, goodness, kindness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control."
"The fourth angel poured out his bowl on the sun, and the sun was given power to scorch people with fire. They were seared by the intense heat and they cursed the name of God, who had contgrol over these plagues, but they refused to repent and glorify him."
"Neverless, there will be no more gloom for those who were in distress. In the past he humbled the land of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali, but in the future he will honor Galilee of the Gentiles, by the way of the sea, along the Jordan -- The people walking in darkness have seen a great light; on those living in the shadow of death, a light has dawned."
"I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is the power of God for the salvation of everyone who believes."
"As for you, you were dead in your transgressions and sins. But because of his great love for us, God, who is rich in mercy, made us alive with Christ even when we were dead in transgressions. It is by grace you have been saved, through faith - and this not from yourselves, it is the gift of God - not by works, so that no one can boast. For we are God's workmanship, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do."
"It is by grace you have been saved, through faith - and this not from yourselves, it is the gift of God - not by works, so that no one can boast. For we are God's workmanship, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do."
"We are God's workmanship, created in Christ Jesus to do good works which God prepared in advance for us to do."
June - July, 2015
Ephesians 2: 1,4,5
"As for you, you were dead in your transgressions and sins. But because of his great love for us, God, who is rich in mercy, made us alive with Christ even when we were dead in transgressions - it is by grace you have been saved."
"In my Father's house are many rooms; if it were not so, I would have told you. I am going there to prepare a place for you. And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come back and talk you to be with me that you also may be where I am."
"As surely as I live, declares the Sovereign LORD, I take no pleasure in the death of the wicked, but rather that they turn from their ways and live. Turn! Turn from your evil ways! Why will you die."
"Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love. Make every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit through the bond of peace."
"If someone is caught in a sin, you who are spiritual should restore him gently. But watch yourself, or you also may be tempted."
1 Peter 5:7
"Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you."
"He will be great and will be called the Son of the Most High. The Lord God will give him the throne of his father David. His kingdom will never end."
1 John 3:2
"Now we are children of God, and what we will be has not yet been made known. But we know that when he appears, we shall be like him, for we shall see him as he is."
1 Peter 1:13
"Prepare your minds for action; be self-controlled; set your hope fully on the grace to be given you when Jesus Christ is revealed."
"It is necessary that we pay more careful attention to the truths we have heard, so that we do not drift away."