March 2017

Search the Words of the Bible for in them you will find gems and nuggets
to live by.
“In whom are hid all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge.”
Colossians 2:3


1.  If you are ever tempted to feel large or small based on comparisons with others, shift your focus to Christ and boast in Him.
Psalm 34:2-3 
  My soul shall make her boast in the Lord: the humble shall hear thereof and be glad. O magnify the Lord with me, and let us exalt his name together.

 2.  Since the "wages of sin is death", we are all condemned to hell apart from the forgiveness of the Lord Jesus Christ.
1 John 1:9
  If we confess our sins, He is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness. 

3.  In times of trouble, trust in the promise of God - He will keep every promise He has ever made.
II Corinthians 1:20  
For all the promises of God in Him are yea, and in Him Amen, unto the glory of God by us.

4.  God's grace is greater than all our sin, shame, discouragement, or fear.
Romans 5:20b
 But where sin abounded, grace did much more abound.

5.  Repentance and forgiveness are the glue that can repair a broken relationship.
Ephesians 4:31-32   
Let all bitterness, and wrath, and anger, and clamour, and evil speaking, be put away from you, with all malice: And be ye kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ's sake hath forgiven you.

6.  Always remember that wherever God sends us,  He comes alongside us.
Exodus 4:12  
Now therefore go, and I will be with thy mouth and teach thee what thou salt say.

7.  Plan as though you'll be living for a century; live as though you'll be leaving today.
James 4:14  
Whereas ye know not what shall be on the morrow, For what is your life? It is even a vapor, that appeareth for a little time, and then vanisheth away.
Psalm 31:15a   My times are in thy hand.

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