Verse of the Day (Page 2)

Verse of the Day (Page 2)

2 John 1:5-6

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice * January 07, 2020 – Tuesday 2 John 1:5-6  NIV 5 And now, dear lady, I am not writing you a new command but one we have had from the beginning. I ask that we love one another.  6 And this is love: that we walk in obedience to His commands. As you have heard from the beginning, His command is that you walk in love. 2 John 1:5-6  CSB 5 So now…
1 John

1 John 2:3-6

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice * January 06, 2020 – Monday 1 John 2:3-6  NIV 3 We know that we have come to know Him if we keep His commands.  4 Whoever says, “I know Him,” but does not do what He commands is a liar, and the truth is not in that person.  5 But if anyone obeys His word, love for God is truly made complete in them. This is how we know we are…
1 Peter

1 Peter 4:17-18

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice * January 03, 2020 – Friday 1 Peter 4:17-18  NIV 17 For it is time for judgment to begin with God’s household; and if it begins with us, what will the outcome be for those who do not obey the gospel of God? 18 And, “If it is hard for the righteous to be saved, what will become of the ungodly and the sinner?”* *Proverbs 11:31 Comments Clearly the judgment of God…
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1 Peter 3:20

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice * January 02, 2020 – Thursday 1 Peter 3:20  NIV  20 to those who were disobedient long ago when God waited patiently in the days of Noah while the ark was being built. In it only a few people, eight in all, were saved through water 1 Peter 3:20  NASB  20  who once were disobedient,  when the patience of God kept waiting in the days of Noah, during the construction…
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1 Peter 1:3

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice * January 01, 2020 – Wednesday HAPPY NEW YEAR ! 1 Peter 1:3  NIV 3 Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! In His great mercy He has given us new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead Comments It’s New Year’s Day and while we celebrate the beginning of a New Year I desired to provide a…
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1 Peter 3:1-7

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice * December 31, 2019 – Tuesday 1 Peter 3:1-7  NIV 1 Wives, in the same way submit yourselves to your own husbands so that, if any of them do not believe the word, they may be won over without words by the behavior of their wives,  2 when they see the purity and reverence of your lives. 3 Your beauty should not come from outward adornment, such as elaborate hairstyles and…
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1 Peter 2:4-8

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice * December 30, 2019 – Monday 1 Peter 2:4-8  NIV 4 As you come to Him, the living Stone—rejected by humans but chosen by God and precious to Him— 5 you also, like living stones, are being built into a spiritual house to be a holy priesthood, offering spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ. 6 For in Scripture it says:             “See, I lay a stone in Zion, a…
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1 Peter 1:22

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice * Two Days After Christmas December 27, 2019 – Friday 1 Peter 1:22  NIV 22 Now that you have purified yourselves by obeying the truth so that you have sincere love for each other, love one another deeply, from the heart. Comments First question that should come to mind is what is the truth that is being obeyed which results in the purifying of one’s self?  MacLaren’s Expositions states The first…
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1 Peter 1:14

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice * The Day After Christmas December 26, 2019 – Thursday 1 Peter 1:14  NIV 14 As obedient children, do not conform to the evil desires you had when you lived in ignorance. Comments Ellicott’s Commentary tells us As obedient children—Literally means as children of obedience—children, i.e., in the sense of relationship, not of age. If we look at this verse in context this becomes clear. 13 Therefore, with minds that are alert and fully sober,…
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Christmas Day 2019

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice * December 25, 2019 – Wednesday Christmas Day Okay, it’s not daylight yet, but technically it is Christmas day at 3:40 a.m. Comments It is going to be a great day. I finished my wrapping about 2:30 a.m., 30 minutes ahead of schedule. In a short while this email will be done and I will sleep four or five or six hours before I get up to take…
Christmas Eve Candlelight Service

Christmas Eve 2019

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice * December 24, 2019 – Tuesday Christmas Eve Overwhelmed today with food distribution. Our church and a number of others have been blessed by the Life Enrichment Center aka LEC with lots and lots and lots of food. Way more than our church can use. Comments What to do? Give away as much as possible. Let God use us to gift other people. Today we were able to…
James

James 3:3

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice * December 23, 2019 – Monday James 3:3  NIV 3 When we put bits into the mouths of horses to make them obey us, we can turn the whole animal. Comments It’s Monday, two days prior to Christmas and believe it or not our verse of the day is part of a discussion on taming the tongue. The discussion or more properly the teaching on taming the tongue is not…