Compiled December 2011 These are a few of my favorite Scriptures. I cannot live my life without God and his word. I keep a 3x5 wire bound note diary of verses that pop off the pages of my Bibles. This helps me in case I need to comfort someone with a specific verse. Start your own collection!
me with your love, as you promised me, your servant. Job
4:4 Your words
have comforted those who fell, and you have strengthened those who could not
18:1 I love you,
LORD. You give me strength. Psalm
29:11 The Lord
gives his people strength. The Lord blesses them with peace. Psalm
118:14 The Lord
gives me strength and a song. He has saved me. Isaiah
40:29 The LORD
gives strength to those who are weary. Deuteronomy
eternal God is your shelter, and his everlasting arms support you. 1
… don’t let anyone move you off the foundation of your faith. Psalm
31:24 Be strong,
all who wait with hope for the LORD, and let your heart be courag…
Romans 8:38-39 For I have every confidence that nothing—not death, life, heavenly messengers, dark spirits, the present, the future, spiritual powers, height, depth, nor any created thing—can come between us and the love of God revealed in the Anointed, Jesus our Lord.
Feelings can lead us down torturous paths. Next time you face a daunting crisis whether it's in your mind or real --stop. Remember that nothing stops the love of Jesus. It's yours free! There's nothing you did to earn it! And it will not be withdrawn from you! It's called GRACE!
"We may feel at times that God has departed us from us, but that is when we have to believe his Word rather than our feelings." ~ RC Sproul Definition of grace: a : unmerited divine assistance given humans for their regeneration or sanctification b : a virtue coming from God c : a state of sanctification enjoyed through divine grace