Like the crackling of thorns under the pot, so is the laughter of fools. This too is meaningless.
for he guards the course of the just and protects the way of his faithful ones.
and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God.
Carry each other’s burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ.
Dear friends, since God so loved us, we also ought to love one another.
“I am the Alpha and the Omega,” says the Lord God, “who is, and who was, and who is to come, the Almighty.”
Thanks be to God for his indescribable gift!
Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice!
In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.
Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters,
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.
By mercy and truth iniquity is purged: and by the fear of the men depart from evil.
so Christ was sacrificed once to take away the sins of many; and he will appear a second time, not to bear sin, but to bring salvation to those who are waiting for him.
Better a little with the fear of the LORD than great wealth with turmoil.
Surely God is my salvation;
I will trust and not be afraid.
The LORD, the LORD himself, is my strength and my defense;
he has become my salvation.
The mind governed by the flesh is death, but the mind governed by the Spirit is life and peace.
Today is Friday