Tag: god

“ALL OUR BEST MATERIAL HAS ALREADY BEEN COVERED BY WONDERFUL WRITERS. IF WE LET THAT STOP US, NOTHING NEW WOULD EVER GET WRITTEN.” Barbara Ambercrombie, as quoted in A Year of Writing Dangerously “Everything has been said; but not everything has been said superbly, and even if it has been, everything must be said freshly, […]

Psalm 33:20-22 MSG We’re depending on God;     he’s everything we need. What’s more, our hearts brim with joy     since we’ve taken for our own his holy name. Love us, God, with all you’ve got—     that’s what we’re depending on.

Matthew 6:34 MSG “Give your entire attention to what God is doing right now, and don’t get worked up about what may or may not happen tomorrow. God will help you deal with whatever hard things come up when the time comes.”

Philippians 4:6-7 NKJV Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God; and the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.

Ephesians 3:17-19 AMP May Christ through your faith [actually] dwell (settle down, abide, make His permanent home) in your hearts! May you be rooted deep in love and founded securely on love, That you may have the power and be strong to apprehend and grasp with all the saints [God’s devoted people, the experience of […]

Genesis 28:16 NIV When Jacob awoke from his sleep, he thought, “Surely the Lord is in this place, and I was not aware of it.” As I read this verse, I think about the moments when my hard-headedness has made resting on a stone seem as soft as sleeping on a pillow.  Like Jacob, I have […]