Today is Thursday
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.
Thanks be to God for his indescribable gift!
who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves receive from God.
Whoever believes in the Son has eternal life, but whoever rejects the Son will not see life, for God's wrath remains on them.
Let us hear the conclusion of the whole matter: Fear God, and keep his commandments: for this is the whole duty of man.
As you do not know the path of the wind, or how the body is formed in a mother's womb, so you cannot understand the work of God, the Maker of all things.
Am I now trying to win the approval of human beings, or of God? Or am I trying to please people? If I were still trying to please people, I would not be a servant of Christ.
This is how God showed his love among us: He sent his one and only Son into the world that we might live through him.
Blessed are those whose ways are blameless, who walk according to the law of the LORD.
Who is wise and understanding among you? Let them show it by their good life, by deeds done in the humility that comes from wisdom.
Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see.
I am the vine; you are the branches. If you remain in me and I in you, you will bear much fruit; apart from me you can do nothing.
Therefore, get rid of all moral filth and the evil that is so prevalent and humbly accept the word planted in you, which can save you.
I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus.
Dear friends, since God so loved us, we also ought to love one another.
And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.