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BE IN HEALTH 3 JOHN 1:2 Dear friend, I pray that you may enjoy good health and that all may go well with you, even as your soul is getting along well.VINCENT WORD STUDIES Be in health.
HE IS OUR PEACE ISAIAH 9:6 For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.JAMIESON-FAUSSET BROWN BIBLE COMMENTARY Prince of Peace—(See on Isa 9:5; Ge 49:1...
STABLE FEW MATTHEW 7:14 Because strait is the gate, and narrow is the way, which leads to life, and few there be that find it.CLARKE'S COMMENTARY But men are so wedded to their own passions, and so determined to follow the imaginations of their own hearts, that still it may be said: There are few...
PEACEISAIAH 26:12 LORD, you establish peace for us; all that we have accomplished you have done for us.JAMIESON-FAUSSET-BROWN BIBLE COMMENTARY peace—God's favor, including all blessings, temporal and spiritual, opposed to their previous trials
THANKSGIVINGPSALM 50:23 The one who offers "thanksgiving" as his sacrifice glorifies me; to one who orders his way rightly I will show the salvation of God!PULPIT COMMENTARY As the wicked have their parting warning, so the godly have their parting encouragement. God is "glorified" by those who of...
WHAT DOES IT MATTERPHILLIPPIANS 1:18 But what does it matter? The important thing is that in every way, whether from false motives or true, Christ is preached. And because of this I rejoice. Yes, and I will continue to rejoice,BARNES' NOTES Some views of his life and work will be presented, which...
THIS PROMISEGENESIS 12:3 I will bless those who bless you and whoever curses you I will curse and all the people of the earth will be blessed through you. BENSON COMMENTARY This promise crowned all the rest; for it pointed at the Messiah, “in whom all the promises are yea and amen.” Now, with wha...
A STRONG WOMAN IS NOT A BLIND LAMBA strong woman is not a blind lamb. We don't follow people for the sake of following. This can feel like a threat by those who like control so don't think it strange when you are shunned by them.2 CORINTHIANS 12:9 But he said to me, "My grace is sufficient for yo...
DAILY WE CHOOSE TO PUT GOD FIRST JOSHUA 24:15 ...choose you this day whom ye will serve...CLARKE'S COMMENTARY He therefore calls upon the people to make their choice, for God himself would not force them - they must serve him with all their heart if they served him at all.
CHOOSE HAPPINESSECCLESIASTES 2:26 To the person who pleases him, God gives wisdom, knowledge and happiness,WEBSTER'S DEFINITION of HAPPINESS enjoyment of pleasure without pain, blessedness, satisfaction, elegance, appropriateness and bliss*This is one of my favorite scriptures and I love Wester's...