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Re: My verse for today

Post by Goose55 » Tue Dec 11, 2018 9:49 am

Jocose wrote:
Tue Dec 11, 2018 3:16 am
Be still and know that I am God
I did a word study on this verse once. The Hebrew word for "be still" is raphah. And the outline for biblical use is.....

to sink, relax, sink down, let drop, be disheartened

(Qal)

to sink down

to sink, drop

to sink, relax, abate

to relax, withdraw

(Niphal) idle (participle)

(Piel) to let drop

(Hiphil)

to let drop, abandon, relax, refrain, forsake

to let go

to refrain, let alone

to be quiet

(Hithpael) to show oneself slack
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Re: My verse for today

Post by DepartedLight » Tue Dec 11, 2018 7:17 pm

Fear not, you worm Jacob,
    you men of Israel!
I will help you, says the Lord;
    your Redeemer is the Holy One of Israel.

The Prophet Isaiah 41:14
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Re: My verse for today

Post by Goose55 » Tue Dec 11, 2018 7:31 pm

DepartedLight wrote:
Tue Dec 11, 2018 7:17 pm
Fear not, you worm Jacob,
    you men of Israel!
I will help you, says the Lord;
    your Redeemer is the Holy One of Israel.

The Prophet Isaiah 41:14
A good text for reminding all of us that we are but creatures.
"At present we're on the wrong side of the door. But all the pages of the New Testament are rustling with the rumor that it will not always be so." ~ C.S. Lewis

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Re: My verse for today

Post by DepartedLight » Tue Dec 11, 2018 7:41 pm

Goose55 wrote:
Tue Dec 11, 2018 7:31 pm
DepartedLight wrote:
Tue Dec 11, 2018 7:17 pm
Fear not, you worm Jacob,
    you men of Israel!
I will help you, says the Lord;
    your Redeemer is the Holy One of Israel.

The Prophet Isaiah 41:14
A good text for reminding all of us that we are but creatures our Redeemer is the Holy One of Israel.
DL Jake

Feel free to use that quote in your signature. Stanley76 » 22 Feb 2019 21:50

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Re: My verse for today

Post by coco » Sat Dec 15, 2018 5:17 pm

"For Christ is the end of the law for righteousness to everyone who believes." - Romans 10:4
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Re: My verse for today

Post by Goose55 » Mon Dec 17, 2018 11:32 am

John 5:24 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

“Truly, truly, I say to you, he who hears My word, and believes Him who sent Me, has eternal life, and does not come into judgment, but has passed out of death into life."

What am amazing promise!!!
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Post by Jocose » Fri Dec 21, 2018 1:17 am

When I am weak then I'm strong.
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Post by coco » Fri Dec 21, 2018 7:54 am

"Make me to know your ways, O LORD; teach me your paths. Lead me in your truth and teach me, for you are the God of my salvation; for you I wait all the day long." - Psalm 25:4–5
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Post by Goose55 » Fri Dec 21, 2018 9:24 am

"And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us." ~ John 1:14
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Post by Jocose » Thu Jan 17, 2019 6:58 am

Blessed is the man who trusts in the Lord. whose trust is the Lord
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Re: My verse for today

Post by Goose55 » Thu Jan 17, 2019 8:21 am

Revelation 21

2 And I John saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down from God out of heaven, prepared as a bride adorned for her husband.

3 And I heard a great voice out of heaven saying, Behold, the tabernacle of God is with men, and he will dwell with them, and they shall be his people, and God himself shall be with them, and be their God.

4 And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away.
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Re: My verse for today

Post by durangopipe » Sun Jan 20, 2019 1:35 pm

Proverbs 3:5-6

Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding.
In all thy ways acknowledge Him, and he shall direct thy paths.
. . . be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God in Christ forgave you. Ephesians 4:32 (NKJV)

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Re: My verse for today

Post by Goose55 » Thu Jan 24, 2019 12:26 pm

The One Light in a Dark Time

"We couldn’t be more sure of what we saw and heard—God’s glory, God’s voice. The prophetic Word was confirmed to us. You’ll do well to keep focusing on it. It’s the one light you have in a dark time as you wait for daybreak and the rising of the Morning Star in your hearts." ~ 2 Peter 1:19,20 (The Message)
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Re: My verse for today

Post by Goose55 » Sat Feb 02, 2019 11:00 am

I have committed this passage to memory and its a comfort to me. Hope it may be for you, as well. To all of us walkin' our own Green Mile, in our own place and time.

2 Timothy 4:6-9 King James Version (KJV)

6 For I am now ready to be offered, and the time of my departure is at hand.

7 I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith:

8 Henceforth there is laid up for me a crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, shall give me at that day: and not to me only, but unto all them also that love his appearing.
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