HELPLESS BUT NEVER HOPELESSROMANS 15:13 May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.NIV STUDY Any hope the Christian has comes from God by the power of the Holy Spirit. Hope cannot be conjured up by hu...
BE RESPECTFUL OF A PERSON'S CURRENT SITUATION1 PETER 2:17 Show proper respect to everyone, love the family of believers, fear God, honor the emperor.MATTHEW HENRY'S COMMENTARY Christians must endeavour, in all relations, to behave aright, that they do not make their liberty a cloak or covering fo...
FOR WHAT IS SEEN IS TEMPORARY, BUT WHAT IS UNSEEN IS ETERNAL2 CORINTHIANS 4:18 So we fix our eyes not on what is seen, but on what is unseen, since what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen is eternal.CAMBRIDGE BIBLE temporary, i.e. they last, and are intended to last, but a season. MACLAREN'...
SOCIALLY DISTANCED, BUT SPIRITUALLY CONNECTED 1 Corinthians 5:3 For my part, even though I am not physically present, I am with you in spirit. BENSON COMMENTARY and my spirit — Being present with you; with the power of our Lord Jesus. @NYGOVCUOMO 
LETS GET REAL SO GOD CAN HEALEPHESIANS 6:12 For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms.BARNES' NOTES Not against flesh and blood - Not with ...
MAKE THIS YOUR DAILY EXERCISEPray this out loud every day (you will hear it as you are praying it and faith comes by hearing and hearing of the word of God).EXODUS 12:13 The blood will be a sign for you on the houses where you are, and when I see the blood, I will pass over you. No destructive pl...
THE GREAT RECOVERYLUKE 22:32 But I have prayed for you, Simon, that your faith may not fail. And when you have turned back, strengthen your brothers."MACLAREN'S EXPOSITIONS A great fall and a great recovery. ‘Simon, Simon, Satan hath desired to have you, that he may sift you as wheat.’ There is a...
CONFIDENCE IN GODPSALM 37:19 In times of disaster they will not wither; in days of famine they will enjoy plenty.BARNES' NOTES The idea here is, that when trouble and calamity come, in seasons of famine or want, they will find their expectations, arising from confidence in God, fully met. Their w...
CAUTIOUS AND CIRCUMSPECT PROVERBS 22:3 & 27:12 The prudent see danger and take refuge, but the simple keep going and pay the penalty. BENSON COMMENTARY He whose long experience and observation of things hath made him cautious and circumspect, foresees a calamity before it come, and withdraws him...
THE LORD IS GREATER THAN THE GIANTS YOU FACE1 JOHN 4:4 You, dear children, are from God and have overcome them, because the one who is in you is greater than the one who is in the world.BARNES' NOTES Ye are of God - You are of his family; you have embraced his truth, and imbibed his Spirit.


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