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ROMANS 1:16 I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is the power of God for the salvation of everyone who believes: first for the Jew, then for the Gentile.GILL'S EXPOSITION For I am not ashamed of the Gospel of Christ... The reason why he was so ready and willing to preach it, even where he r...
JOHN 7:24 Judge not according to the appearance, but judge righteous judgment.JAMIESON-FAUSSET-BROWN BIBLE COMMENTARY Judge not, —that is, Rise above the letter into the spirit of the law.
During tough times, emotions are not reliable. Scripture trumps feelings.JOHN 14:15 If you love me, keep my commands.PULPIT COMMENTARY The relation of love to obedience, obedience producing love, and love suggesting obedience and supplying it with motive.
PSALM 119:55 I have remembered thy name, O LORD, in the night, and have kept thy law.BARNES' NOTES I have thought on thee in the night, when on my bed; I have done it in the night of calamity and sorrow.GILL'S EXPOSITION and have kept thy law: though imperfectly, yet spiritually, sincerely, heart...
PHILIPPIANS 4:7 And the peace of God which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus. MATTHEW HENRY'S CONCISE COMMENTARY This peace will keep us from sinning under troubles, and from sinking under them; keep us calm and with inward satisfaction.
PSALM 34:10 ...but those who seek the LORD lack no good thing.GILL'S EXPOSITION which God has purposed to bestow upon them, which he has promised unto them, and provided for them; nor any thing that shall be for their good.
In the power of the Holy Spirit we can lay down whatever offenses were committed against us. ISAIAH 44:22 I have swept away your offenses like a cloud, your sins like the morning mist.
Prayer is too important to neglect. 1 THESSALONIANS 5:17 pray continually;
MATTHEW 28:6 He is not here: for he is risen, as he said. Come, see the place where the Lord lay.PULPIT COMMENTARY On this simple, but pregnant sentence, "He is risen," depends the phenomenon of Christianity, in its origin, existence, continuance, extension, and moral power.
MARK 10:34 And they shall mock him, and shall scourge him, and shall spit upon him, and shall kill him: and the third day he shall rise again.MATTHEW HENRY'S COMMENTARY Christ's going on with his undertaking for the salvation of mankind, was, is, and will be, the wonder of all his disciples. Worl...