Ah, Lord God! Behold, You have made the heavens and the earth by Your great power and outstretched arm. There is nothing too hard for You.Jeremiah 32:17
Our minds tend to see our problems as big or small. Even when we pray for the sick, we say things like, “You have a headache? No problem. Let’s pray for your healing.” But when it is cancer, we say, “Oh, let’s tell the senior pastor about it. It would be better if he prayed for you.” We think of headaches as small problems and cancers as big ones.
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And he said, He that shewed mercy on him. Then said Jesus unto him, Go, and do thou likewiseLuke 10:37
The words in our opening verse are a part of the Lord’s dialogue with a certain lawyer who asked Him in Luke 10:25, “…Master, what shall I do to inherit eternal life?”
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Give us this day our daily bread.Matthew 6:11
Doctors have discovered that worry, stress, fear and anxiety can cause stomach ulcers, high blood pressure and other health problems. The Bible says that a merry heart does good like medicine, but a broken spirit dries the bones (see Proverbs 17:22). It also says that God wants us to prosper and be in health, even as our soul prospers (see 3 John 1:2).
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It is vain for you to rise up early, to sit up late, to eat the bread of sorrows; for so He gives His beloved sleep.Psalm 127:2
Are you one of those who have trouble sleeping at night? Perhaps just this morning you said, “I was up the whole night—my boy was running a high fever,” or “I slept for only two hours—I was awake polishing up my presentation,” or “I couldn’t sleep at all—I was worried about the bills that are piling up.”
God “gives His beloved sleep.” Who are His beloved? You and I! Because we are in Christ, we are His beloved (see Ephesians 1:6, 2 Thessalonians 2:13).
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For He made Him who knew no sin to be sin for us, that we might become the righteousness of God in Him.2 Corinthians 5:21
When an Israelite brings an animal as his sin offering, he lays his hand on it before killing it (see Leviticus 4:1–4). By laying his hand on the sin offering, his sins are transferred to the innocent animal. The animal dies for his sins and he goes free.
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I am…the Beginning and the End,” says the Lord, “who is and who was and who is to come, the AlmightyRevelation 1:8
Ever been too busy to get something done, and then find out that it’s too late when you finally get down to it? As human beings, we live our lives constrained by time. But Jesus, the one who created time, is not time-bound. He always has time for each one of us!
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“Wisdom is the principal thing; therefore get wisdom. And in all your getting, get understanding.
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1 John 4:18
There is no fear in love; but perfect love casts out fear…
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…know the love of Christ which passes knowledge; that you may be filled with all the fullness of God.
If you were to thank God for something today, what would it be? For me, it would be thanking God for giving me Jesus. For when I see Jesus on the cross, I see the love of God overcoming everything for me. It causes me to say, “Thank you, Jesus! I love you, Jesus! I worship you, Jesus! Bless you, Jesus! Hallelujah!”
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