Tag Archive | love

The Light of the World

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Verse of the Day:  John 8:12

When Jesus spoke again to the people, he said, “I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.”

 

Everyone is going crazy over this solar eclipse but what they really should be focusing on is the real light of the world, Jesus!  If you follow Jesus, you’ll never have to walk in darkness.  Tomorrow the eclipse will be over but the light of life is for eternity!

Wait, Hope, Believe

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Verse of the Day:  Psalm 27:14

Wait for the Lord; be strong and take heart and wait for the Lord.

 

We are not always good at waiting, it’s just our nature.  We get impatient, frustrated, and start to doubt God’s will in our lives.  But we need to be confident in God’s goodness.  We need to wait on the Lord’s timing, hope in his mercy, and believe in his promises!

 

Be an Overcomer

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Verse of the Day:  Romans 12:21

Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.

 

It’s easy to see that the devil is busy stirring up evil all over the world.  That’s why we as Christians need to keep vigilant and put on the whole armor of God.  Don’t repay evil for evil, instead love your enemies and pray for them.  Keep doing good deeds and don’t let evil weaken you.  Be strong and courageous in your faith, be an overcomer.

Christ Completes Me

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Verse of the Day:  Ephesians 3:19

May you experience the love of Christ, though it is too great to understand fully.  Then you will be made complete with all the fullness of life and power that comes from God.

 

We were created with a longing for Christ.  We unsuccessfully try to fill this emptiness with people, things, and projects.  But the truth is, only Jesus can satisfy your soul. only Jesus can make you whole.  It’s not enough just to know who he is, you need to personally experience the love of Christ in your life.

Choose Your Words Carefully

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Verse of the Day:  Proverbs 15:1

A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.

 

We have a choice in how we handle any situation and we have a choice in what comes out of our mouth.  We can choose gentle words that turn away anger or harsh words that stir up anger.  It may not always be easy but with the help of the Lord we can make the right choice.

God’s Love is Limitless

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Verse of the Day:  Psalm 36:5

Your love, Lord, reaches to the heavens, your faithfulness to the skies.

 

God’s love, is so high, deep, and wide that we cannot even begin to comprehend it.  No matter what you do he will not love you any more and he will not love you any less because his love is not based on you, it’s based on him and God IS love.

Give Honor Where Honor is Due

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Verse of the Day:  Romans 12:10

Be devoted to one another in love. Honor one another above yourselves.

 

Let’s encourage each other by giving honor where honor is due.  Everyone needs to feel appreciated and we all know someone who deserves a little credit for everything they do.  Take a moment to honor someone with a sincere and authentic compliment.