Verse of the Week
July 31-Aug 6
I thank my God every time I remember you. In all my prayers for all of you, I always pray with joy because of your partnership in the gospel from the first day until now, being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus.
O God, You are my God; earnestly I seek You; my soul thirsts for You; my flesh faints for You, as in a dry and weary land where there is no water.
For the Lord Almighty has purposed, and who can thwart Him? His hand is stretched out and who can turn it back?
2 Samuel 22:31
As for God, His way is perfect: The Lord word is flawless; He shields all who take refuge in Him.
Aug 28-Sept 3
Instead, speaking the truth in love, we will grow to become in every respect the mature body of Him who is the head, that is, Christ.
And without faith it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to Him must believe that He exists and that He rewards those who earnestly seek Him.
'Who can hide in secret places so that I cannot see them?', declares the Lord. 'Do not I fill heaven and earth?', declares the Lord.
Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.
Sept 25-Oct 1
Do not seek revenge or bear a grudge against anyone among your people, but love your neighbor as yourself. I am the Lord.
And this is my prayer: that your love may abound more and more in knowledge and depth of insight, so that you may be able to discern what is best and may be pure and blameless for the day of Christ, filled with the fruit of righteousness that comes through Jesus Christ - to the glory and praise of God.