For the wages of sin is death; but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.
Spiritual death and separation from God is the price we pay for sin. But because of God’s love for humanity He sent His only Son to pay the price that set us free. Eternal life is given by the grace of God through faith in Jesus, not by our own efforts or works so that no one will ever be able to boast that He earned or deserved eternal life, it is a free gift of God.
always giving thanks to God the Father for everything, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ.
I am truly thankful for everything God has done for me and the plans He has for my future. I am thankful for everything He has blessed me with, it’s more than I deserve. I’m thankful for my salvation and for the relationship I have with my Savior. Above all else, I’m thankful for God’s love, mercy, grace and forgiveness. I give thanks to you, Lord, with all my heart.
And those who know your name put their trust in you, for you O Lord, have not forsaken those who seek you.
The only way to know God is to seek Him with all of your heart. Spend time with Him in prayer, read the Holy Bible, really make an effort to understand who He is. The more you seek God in faith, the more you will come to know Him. The more you know Him, the more you will trust Him. When you experience God’s love, grace and mercy for yourself you will come to completely trust in Him and realize that He is always there for you.
My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.
God’s grace, favor, loving-kindness and mercy helps you to make it through anything. His strength and power shows itself the most when you need Him the most. When you are weak, depend on God more because the more you depend on God, the more strength He will give you to make it through anything. The world we live in has changed drastically but God never will. He is the same yesterday, today and tomorrow.
Arise and shine for your light has come and the glory of the Lord rises upon you.
Rise and let God’s grace lift you up from whatever is holding you down. Shine so others may see God through you. Jesus is the light of the world and He came to save the lost and offer you hope and a future.
You did not choose me, but I chose you and appointed you so that you might go and bear fruit—fruit that will last—and so that whatever you ask in my name the Father will give you.
God chose you to be a part of the body of Christ. He appointed you to go out and bear fruit, to share the Gospel of Christ. He has given you encouragement to continue your mission knowing that whatever you need be it faith, grace, wisdom or something else if you ask the Father, He will give it to you.
The Lord appeared to us in the past, saying: “I have loved you with an everlasting love; I have drawn you with unfailing kindness.
God’s love for you was established since the beginning of time. It is confirmed daily as He forgives, protects, provides, heals and demonstrates His continued grace, mercy and power in your life. God’s magnificent love is sovereign, unchangeable and everlasting.