Proverbs 3:11-12 (NLT) 11 My child, don’t reject the Lord’s discipline, and don’t be upset when he corrects you. 12 For the Lord corrects those he loves, just as a father corrects a child in whom he delights. Nahum 1:7 (NLT) 7 The Lord is good, a strong refuge when trouble comes. He is close […]Read more "Love, forgiveness, empathy and compassion Proverbs 3:11-12"
John 6:27 (NLT) 27 “But don’t be so concerned about perishable things like food. Spend your energy seeking the eternal life that the Son of Man can give you. For God the Father has given me the seal of his approval.” Romans 13:8 (ESV) Owe no one anything, except to love each other, for the […]Read more "The cure. John 6:27"
Psalms 107:1 1. Oh give thanks to the LORD, for he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever! Matthew 5:9 (ESV) Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called sons of God. Luke 6:35-36 (NLT) 35 “Love your enemies! Do good to them. Lend to them without expecting to be repaid. Then your […]Read more "I can’t imagine. Psalms 107:1"
Psalm 37:27-29 (NLT) 27 Turn from evil and do good, and you will live in the land forever. 28 For the Lord loves justice, and he will never abandon the godly. He will keep them safe forever, but the children of the wicked will die. 29 The godly will possess the land and will live […]Read more "Univeral basic income Psalm 37:27-29"
Psalm 20:4 (ESV) 4 May he grant you your heart’s desire and fulfill all your plans! Psalm 94:14-15 (ESV) 14 For the Lord will not forsake his people; he will not abandon his heritage; 15 for justice will return to the righteous, and all the upright in heart will follow it. Jeremiah 29:11-15 (NLT) 11 […]Read more "Promises, promises, all I get are promises. Psalm 20:4"
What does it mean to love God with all your heart? Deuteronomy 6:5-7 (NLT) 5 And you must love the Lord your God with all your heart, all your soul, and all your strength. 6 And you must commit yourselves wholeheartedly to these commands that I am giving you today. 7 Repeat them again and […]Read more "Seeking first Deuteronomy 6:5-7"
Proverbs 15:26 (ESV) 26 The thoughts of the wicked are an abomination to the Lord, but gracious words are pure. Nice start, ‘eh? It’s true though. Is it a surprise that a God of love would call something an abomination? No, he’s pure love, pure perfect, so anything wicked is an abomination. Even if it’s […]Read more "Bummer. But…. Proverbs 15:26"