" And God said, Behold, I have given you every herb bearing seed, which is on the face of all the earth, and every tree, in the which is the fruit of a tree yielding seed; to you it shall be for meat."
Genesis 1:29 your servant bhaktagerald
Love is not jealous or boastful, it is not arrogant or rude.
Love does not insist on it's own way, it is not irritable or resentful, it does not rejoice at wrong, but rejoices in the right.
Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things...
~For the weapons of our warfare are not carnal but mighty in God for pulling down strongholds, casting down arguments and every high thing that exalts itself against the knowledge of God, bringing every thought into captivity to the obedience of Christ.~
failures, disappointments, loneliness, brokenness, and heartaches. If you stick with God and place your faith in His hands, the best days of your life have yet to happen.
Trust in the LORD with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding.
In all thy ways...
Everyone who does evil hates the light, and will not come into the light for fear that his deeds will be exposed. But whoever lives by the truth comes into the light, so that it may be seen plainly that what he has done has been done through God.
“Then those who feared the LORD talked with each other, and the LORD listened and heard. A scroll of remembrance was written in his presence concerning those who feared the LORD and honored his name.”
(Malachi 3:16, NIV)
and pressures from your job, your relationship, your family and friends, or from life in general. Circumstances are keeping you down and things may not be going as you would have hoped or planned. You may be at the breaking point of giving up and throwing in the towel.
and just when you think it can't get worse, it does?
Life will never be a bed of roses, yet the LORD promised to never leave nor forsake us! May we always find the strength to trust HIM and His Word and may we not allow the enemy to discourage us, for the LORD is our strength...
There is a time for everything,
and a season for every activity under heaven:
a time to be born and a time to die,
a time to plant and a time to uproot,
a time to kill and a time to heal,
a time to tear down and a time to build,
a time to weep and a time to laugh,
~ Do everything without complaining or arguing, so that you maybecome blameless and pure, children of God without fault in acrooked and depraved generation, in which you shine like stars inthe universe~
or going through in life your circumstances was never an accident. God’s hands have always been upon you. Those steep hills you had to climb and those deep valleys you have been crossing were ramps to your destiny that’s beyond your wildest dreams.
Nothing happens by...
~Jesus did not let him [the man from whom he had cast out demons]come with him, but said, "Go home to your family and tell them howmuch the Lord has done for you, and how he has had mercy on you."~ This man has been given back his life, ransomed from the powerof Satan and the...
I've chosen you! You are holy and loved.
May you consistently live your life with a heart of compassion.
daily demonstrating kindness,
gentleness, and patience.
Choose to be gracefully forgive others when they disappoint you or hurt you........
just as my...
"For as the heavens are higher than the earth,so are my ways higher than your waysand my thoughts than your thoughts." "But the plans of the LORD stand firm forever, the purposes of his heart through all generations."
O my soul; and all that is within me, bless his holy name.
2) Bless the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits:
3) Who forgiveth all thine iniquities; who healeth all thy diseases;
4) Who redeemeth thy life from destruction; who crowneth thee with loving kindness and...
afterward, that I will pour out my spirit upon all flesh; and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, your old men shall dream dreams, your young men shall see visions:
And also upon the servants and upon the handmaids in those days will I pour out my spirit.
And I will...
I just love this one:
English Standard Version (ESV)
5 As you do not know the way the spirit comes to the bones in the womb of a woman with child, so you do not know the work of God who makes everything.
The one that has been speaking to me recently is 1 John. We know that we live in him and he in us, because he has given us of his Spirit. And we have seen and testify that the Father has sent his Son to be the Savior of the world. If anyone acknowledges that...
"Love not the world, neither the things that are in the world. If any man love the world, the love of the Father is not in him. For all that is this world,the lust of the flesh,and the lust of the eyes,and the pride of life,is not of the Father, but is of the world. And the...
'And I will pray the Father, and he shall give you another Comforter, that he may abide with you for ever;'
John 14:26 - 'But the Comforter, which is the Holy Ghost, whom the Father will send in my name, he shall teach you all things, and bring all things to your remembrance...
Incantation From Ecclesiastes
1 To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven:
2 A time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up that which is planted;
3 A time to kill, and a time to heal...
We know more about hate than love.
We know more about destruction than restoration.
We know more about war than peace.
We know more about killing than living.
We know more about damnation than salvation.
And we know little about Jesus Christ and what He has to offer.
I come before You just as I am.
I am sorry for my sins.
I repent of my sins.
Please forgive me.
In Your Name, I forgive all others for what they have done against me.
I renounce Satan, the evil spirits, and all their works.
I give You my entire self, Lord Jesus, now and...
Repent, and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins, and ye shall receive the gift of the Holy Ghost.
For the promise is unto you, and to your children, and to all that are afar off, even as many as the Lord our God shall call.'
and he inclined unto me, and he heard my cry.
He brought me up also out of a horrible pit, out of the miry clay and set my feet upon a rock, and established my goings
And he hath put a new song in my mouth, even praise unto our God: many shall see it, and fear, and shall trust...
For we are the aroma of Christ to God among those who are being saved and among those who are perishing. To one a fragrance of death, to the other the fragrance of life. Who is able to bear such things? We do not preach God's word for profit, but we speak in the sight of God with...
By Beautifuldreams42.....for the bullied, taunted, harassed and just not left alone in peace. To those that have to live with the facts that what they do hurt people.
"For God gave us a spirit not of fear but of power and love and self-control." 2 Timothy 1:7
"Be strong and...
Brothers and sisters, think of what you were when you were called. Not many of you were wise by human standards; not many were influential; not many were of noble birth. But God chose the foolish things of the world to shame the wise; God chose the weak things of the world...