Several memorized scriptures crossed my path today. They mark the in-roads of God’s voice in my life at critical junctions. They are like the main street of my hometown, familiar and comfortable. I rarely swerve beyond these central lines. But, when I am in a rush or in dazed auto-pilot mode, I miss their landmarks, their cautions, their directions. I face confusion, discipline, loss, or worse. Let these verses stop you before the next turn as they did me. Appreciate in a fresh way their meaning for this season in your life.
1 John 1:9 NIV
If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness.
Matthew 7:12 NIV
So in everything, do to others what you would have them do to you, for this sums up the Law and the Prophets.
2 Corinthians 4:18 NIV
So we fix our eyes not on what is seen, but on what is unseen, since what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen is eternal.
Ephesians 3:20 NIV
Now to him who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine, according to his power that is at work within us…