Posts Tagged ‘Students’

To Live In True Devotion

Romans 12:9-12 Love others well, and don’t hide behind a mask; love authentically. Despise evil; pursue what is good as if your life depends on it. Live in true devotion to one another, loving each other as sisters and brothers. Be first to honor others by putting them first. Do not slack in your faithfulness…

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To Pray For Your Place

This is what the Lord of Heaven’s Armies, the God of Israel, says to all the captives he has exiled to Babylon from Jerusalem: “Build homes, and plan to stay. Plant gardens, and eat the food they produce. Marry and have children. Then find spouses for them so that you may have many grandchildren. Multiply!…

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To Enjoy Singleness Of Heart

When the people return to their homeland, they will remove every trace of their vile images and detestable idols. And I will give them singleness of heart  and put a new spirit within them.  I will take away their stony, stubborn heart and give them a tender, responsive heart, so they will obey my decrees…

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To Depend On Each Other

Love others well, and don’t hide behind a mask; love authentically. Despise evil; pursue what is good as if your life depends on it. Live in true devotion to one another, loving each other as sisters and brothers. Be first to honor others by putting them first. Do not slack in your faithfulness and hard…

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To Journey Together

Bless those who persecute you. Don’t curse them; pray that God will bless them. Be happy with those who are happy, and weep with those who weep. Live in harmony with each other. Don’t be too proud to enjoy the company of ordinary people. And don’t think you know it all! Never pay back evil…

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To Hold Tightly To What Is Good

If your gift is serving others, serve them well. If you are a teacher, teach well. If your gift is to encourage others, be encouraging. If it is giving, give generously. If God has given you leadership ability, take the responsibility seriously. And if you have a gift for showing kindness to others, do it…

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To Be God’s Vineyard

My beloved had a vineyard on a rich and fertile hill. He secured the land, removed its stones, and planted it with the best vines. In the middle of the vineyard he built a watchtower and carved a winepress in the nearby rocks. Then he waited for a harvest of sweet grapes. But the vineyard…

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To Protect Faith

I walked by the field of a lazy person, the vineyard of one with no common sense. I saw that it was overgrown with nettles. It was covered with weeds, and its walls were broken down. Then, as I looked and thought about it, I learned this lesson: A little extra sleep,  a little more…

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To Remove Hindrances To Faith

Since you have heard about Jesus and have learned the truth that comes from him, throw off your old sinful nature and your former way of life, which is corrupted by lust and deception. Instead, let the Spirit  renew your thoughts and attitudes.  Put on your new nature, created to be like God— truly righteous and…

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To Plant Faith

Write My words on your heart and in your soul. Do whatever it takes to remember what I’m telling you. Tie them to your hands; wear them where you’ll see them everyday. Teach them to your children. Talk about them wherever you are, when you’re at home and when you’re on the road; from the time…

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