Recent Promises

06/16/2009

Jesus answered her, "If you knew the gift of God and who it is that asks you for a drink, you would have asked him and he would have given you living water."

06/15/2009

As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another.

06/14/2009

As you know, we consider blessed those who have persevered. You have heard of Job's perseverance and have seen what the Lord finally brought about. The Lord is full of compassion and mercy.

06/13/2009

No, I beat my body and make it my slave so that after I have preached to others, I myself will not be disqualified for the prize.

06/12/2009

The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want.
He makes me lie down in green pastures.
He leads me beside still waters.
He restores my soul.
He leads me in paths of righteousness
for his name’s sake.
Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death,
I will fear no evil,
for you are with me;
your rod and your staff,
they comfort me.

You prepare a table before me
in the presence of my enemies;
you anoint my head with oil;
my cup overflows.
Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me
all the days of my life,
and I shall dwell in the house of the LORD
forever.

06/11/2009

But the wisdom that comes from heaven is first of all pure; then peace-loving, considerate, submissive, full of mercy and good fruit, impartial and sincere. Peacemakers who sow in peace raise a harvest of righteousness

06/10/2009

Whatever you have learned or received or heard from me, or seen in me—put it into practice. And the God of peace will be with you.

06/09/2009

Whatever your hand finds to do, do it with all your might, for in the grave, where you are going, there is neither working nor planning nor knowledge nor wisdom.

06/08/2009

A cheerful heart is good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones.

06/07/2009

Whatever your hand finds to do, do it with all your might, for in the grave, where you are going, there is neither working nor planning nor knowledge nor wisdom.

06/06/2009

Do not forget to entertain strangers, for by so doing some people have entertained angels without knowing it.

06/05/2009

You, therefore, have no excuse, you who pass judgment on someone else, for at whatever point you judge the other, you are condemning yourself, because you who pass judgment do the same things.

06/04/2009

He is not here; he has risen, just as he said. Come and see the place where he lay.

06/04/2009

Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight.

06/03/2009

For the Son of Man came to seek and to save what was lost.

06/02/2009

He will wipe every tear from their eyes. There will be no more death or mourning or crying or pain, for the old order of things has passed away.

06/01/2009

For God's gifts and his call are irrevocable.

05/31/2009

I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The life I live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me.

05/30/2009

Fathers, do not embitter your children, or they will become discouraged.

05/29/2009

'Call to me and I will answer you and tell you great and unsearchable things you do not know.