Train up a child in the way he should go,
And when he is old he will not depart from it.
But the wisdom from above is first of all pure. It is also peace loving, gentle at all times, and willing to yield to others. It is full of mercy and the fruit of good deeds. It shows no favoritism and is always sincere. James 3:17
Lord, hear my voice. Let your ears be attentive to my cry for mercy. If you, Lord, kept a record of sins, Lord, who could stand? Psalm 130:2-3
So let’s not get tired of doing what is good. At just the right time we will reap a harvest of blessing if we don’t give up. Galatians 6:9
We are tempted every day by the enemy of our souls to fall back into a lifestyle that is not what God wants for our lives. Let’s do one thing…
People have a natural desire to always want to fix situations that we see as out of order. Imagine how much more God would like to fix us, but he restrains Himself wanting us to come to Him first with our heavy laden burdens and desires.
Just as the body is dead without breath, so also faith is dead without good works. James 2:26
This is what the Sovereign LORD, the Holy One of Israel, says: “Only in returning to me and resting in me will you be saved. In quietness and confidence is your strength. But you would have none of it. Isaiah 30:15
May the LORD bless you and protect you. May the LORD smile on you and be gracious to you. May the LORD show you his favor and give you his peace. Numbers 6:24-26
But you are not in the flesh but in the Spirit, if indeed the Spirit of God dwells in you. Now if anyone does not have the Spirit of Christ, he is not His. Romans 8:9
Oh, that you had listened to my commands! Then you would have had peace flowing like a gentle river and righteousness rolling over you like waves in the sea. Isaiah 48:17-18
O LORD, you are my lamp. The LORD lights up my darkness. In your strength I can crush an army; with my God I can scale any wall. 2 Samuel 22:29-30
On our behalf Jesus has gone in there before us and has become a high priest forever, in the priestly order of Melchizedek. Hebrews 6:20
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