Friday, June 30, 2017

Serve the Lord with Gladness...

Serve the Lord with gladness: come before His presence with singing. ~ Psalm 100:2 (KJV)

Worship the Lord with gladness;
    come before him with joyful songs. (NIV)

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Lead Me in Your Truth...

Guide me in your truth and teach me,
    for you are God my Savior,
    and my hope is in you all day long.
~ Psalm 25:5 (NIV)

Lead me by your truth and teach me,
    for you are the God who saves me.
    All day long I put my hope in you. (NLT)

Guide me in Your truth and faithfulness and teach me, for You are the God of my salvation; for You [You only and altogether] do I wait [expectantly] all the day long. (AMPC)

Lead me in Your truth and teach me,
For You are the God of my salvation;
For You I wait all the day. (NASB)

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Remain in HIM

“I am the vine; you are the branches. If you remain in me and I in you, you will bear much fruit;apart from me you can do nothing. ~ John 15:5 (NIV)

I am the Vine; you are the branches. Whoever lives in Me and I in him bears much (abundant) fruit. However, apart from Me [cut off from vital union with Me] you can do nothing. (AMPC)

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Do Unto Others...

So in everything, do to others what you would have them do to you,for this sums up the Law and the Prophets. 
~ Matthew 7:12 (NIV)

 “Do to others whatever you would like them to do to you. This is the essence of all that is taught in the law and the prophets. (NLT)

So then, whatever you desire that others would do to and for you, even so do also to and for them, for this is (sums up) the Law and the Prophets. (AMPC)

 “In everything, therefore, treat people the same way you want them to treat you, for this is the Law and the Prophets. (NASB)

Monday, June 26, 2017

Do NOT Worry...

31 “So don’t worry about these things, saying, ‘What will we eat? What will we drink? What will we wear?’ 32 These things dominate the thoughts of unbelievers, but your heavenly Father already knows all your needs. 33 Seek the Kingdom of God above all else, and live righteously, and he will give you everything you need. ~ Matthew 6:31-33 (NLT)

31 Do not worry then, saying, ‘What will we eat?’ or ‘What will we drink?’ or ‘What will we wear for clothing?’ 32 For the Gentiles eagerly seek all these things; for your heavenly Father knows that you need all these things. 33 But seek first His kingdom and His righteousness, and all these things will be added to you. (NASB)

Sunday, June 25, 2017

He Never Leaves...

Keep your lives free from the love of money and be content with what you have, because God has said,
“Never will I leave you;
    never will I forsake you.”

~ Hebrews 13:5 (NIV)

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Watch Out!

“Watch out! Don’t do your good deeds publicly, to be admired by others, for you will lose the reward from your Father in heaven. ~ Matthew 6:1 (NLT)

“Beware of practicing your righteousness before men to be noticed by them; otherwise you have no reward with your Father who is in heaven. (NASB)

Friday, June 23, 2017

In His Steps...

 But how is it to your credit if you receive a beating for doing wrong and endure it? But if you suffer for doing good and you endure it, this is commendable before God. To this you were called, because Christ suffered for you, leaving you an example, that you should follow in His steps. ~ 1 Peter 2:20-21 (NIV)

Thursday, June 22, 2017


“But I warn you—unless your righteousness is better than the righteousness of the teachers of religious law and the Pharisees, you will never enter the Kingdom of Heaven! ~ Matthew 5:20 (NLT)

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Let Your Light Shine

Let your light shine before men in such a way that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father who is in heaven. ~ Matthew 5:16 (NASB)

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Jesus said...

Jesus: Teach these new disciples to obey all the commands I have given you. And be sure of this: I am with you always, even to the end of the age.”

~ Matthew 28:20 (NLT)

Monday, June 19, 2017


A heart at peace gives life to the body,
    but envy rots the bones.

~ Proverbs 14:30 (NIV)

Sunday, June 18, 2017

Call on HIM

The Lord is near to all who call on Him,
    to all who call on Him in truth.

~ Psalm 145:18 (NIV)

Saturday, June 17, 2017

Trust in the Lord

Fear of man will prove to be a snare,
    but whoever trusts in the Lord is kept safe.

~ Proverbs 29:25 (NIV)

Friday, June 16, 2017

He is With Me...

The Lord is with me;I will not be afraid.
    What can mere mortals do to me?

~ Psalm 118:6 (NIV)

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Even to the End...

For such is God,
Our God forever and ever;
He will guide us until death.

~ Psalm 48:14 (NASB)

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

He Holds You...

Though they stumble, they will never fall,
    for the Lord holds them by the hand.

~ Psalm 37:24 (NLT)

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

He Will Help You

Commit everything you do to the Lord.
    Trust Him, and He will help you.

~ Psalm 37:5 (NLT)

Monday, June 12, 2017

Your Refuge...

The eternal God is your refuge,
    and His everlasting arms are under you.
He drives out the enemy before you;
    he cries out, ‘Destroy them!’

~ Deuteronomy 33:27 (NLT)

Sunday, June 11, 2017

Be Still...

He says, “Be still, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth.” ~ Psalm 46:10 (NIV)

“Be still, and know that I am God!
    I will be honored by every nation.
    I will be honored throughout the world.” (NLT)

Cease striving and know that I am God;
I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth.” (NASB) 

A Gentle Answer

A gentle answer deflects anger,
    but harsh words make tempers flare. 

~ Proverbs 15:1 (NLT)

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Endurance and Encouragement

May the God who gives endurance and encouragement give you the same attitude of mind toward each other that Christ Jesus had, so that with one mind and one voice you may glorify the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. ~ Romans 15:5-6 (NIV)

Friday, June 9, 2017


19 Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit, 20 teaching them to observe all that I commanded you; and lo, I am with you always, even to the end of the age.” 
~ Matthew 28:19-20 (NASB)

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Praise be to My Rock!

The Lord lives! Praise be to my Rock!
    Exalted be God my Savior! ~ Psalm 18:46 (NIV)

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Father of Compassion...

3 Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, 4 who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves have received from God. ~ 2 Corinthians 1:3-4 (NIV 1984) 

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

My Portion...

My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever. 

~ Psalm 73:26 (NIV)

Monday, June 5, 2017

Seek HIS Face

Look to the Lord and His strength; seek His face always. ~ Psalm 105:4 (NIV)

Sunday, June 4, 2017

Strength from HIS Word

My soul is weary with sorrow; strengthen me according to your word. ~ Psalm 119:28 (NIV)

Saturday, June 3, 2017

God Is My Salvation

Surely God is my salvation; I will trust and not be afraid. The Lord, the Lord Himself, is my strength and my defense; He has become my salvation.”

~ Isaiah 12:2 (NIV)
~ Isaiah 12:2 (NIV)

Friday, June 2, 2017

Strength Every Morning

Lord, be gracious to us; we long for You. Be our strength every morning, our salvation in time of distress. ~ Isaiah 33:2 (NIV)

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Infinitely More

Now all glory to God, who is able, through his mighty power at work within us, to accomplish infinitely more than we might ask or think. ~ Ephesians 3:20 (NLT)