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Take time to look people in the eye and make sure they are doing well even if you have just a few minutes with a person. At times all it takes for someone to feel His care and compassion is a little bit of kindness from one of God's children. EPHESIANS 4:32 Be kind and compassionate to one anot...
LUKE 11:28 He replied, "Blessed rather are those who hear the word of God and obey it." MATTHEW HENRY'S COMMENTARY Christ led the woman to a higher consideration. Though it is a great privilege to hear the word of God, yet those only are truly blessed, that is, blessed of the Lord, that hear it...
The Word of God is a compass that keeps us headed in the right direction. We need to be consistently filled with truth, by reading, meditating upon, believing and applying Scripture. 1 THESSALONIANS 5:17 ...pray without ceasing;
PSALM 143:8 Let the morning bring me word of your unfailing love, for I have put my trust in you. Show me the way I should go, for to you I entrust my life. MATTHEW HENRY'S COMMENTARY A good man does not ask the way in which is the most pleasant walking, but what is the right way. Not only show m...
ROMANS 12:9 Love must be sincere. Hate what is evil; cling to what is good. GILL'S EXPOSITION to that which is good; to God, who is originally, infinitely, and immutably good; who is good in his nature, and works, and to all his creatures, and especially his chosen people, and therefore should be...
THERE ARE NO EXTERNAL DISTINCTIONS IN CHRIST GALATIANS 3:28 There is neither Jew nor Gentile, neither slave nor free, nor is there male and female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus. PULPIT COMMENTARY to exhort to the performance of certain mutual duties on the ground of the unity which in Chri...
PROVERBS 8:12 I, wisdom, dwell together with prudence; I possess knowledge and discretion. MATTHEW HENRY'S COMMENTARY All prudence and skill are from the Lord. Through the redemption of Christ's precious blood, the riches of his grace abound in all wisdom and prudence. Man found out many inventio...
PROVERBS 14:23 All hard work brings a profit, but mere talk leads only to poverty. MATTHEW HENRY'S COMMENTARY Labour of the head, or of the hand, will turn to some good account. But if men's religion runs all out in talk and noise, they will come to nothing.