So let us discern for ourselves what is right; let us learn together what is good (Job 34:4). Intelligent people are always ready to learn. Their ears are open for knowledge (Proverbs 18:15).
GOD OF HOPE
Identity Real and sustainable change in people’s lives begins with a change in the sense of their identity. (Rich Yauger, pastor) People tend to find their identity in a variety of ways. Seeing the eccentric dress and actions of fans at athletic events, you identify...
Since you excel in so many ways . . . I want you to excel also in this gracious act of giving. (2 Corinthians 8:7)
“Don’t be afraid,” Moses answered them, “for God has come in this way to test you, and so that your fear of him will keep you from sinning!” (Exodus 20:20)
I remember the days of old. I ponder all your great works and think about what you have done. (Psalm 143:5)
People with understanding control their anger. But the wise quietly hold it back. (Proverbs 14:19; 29:11)
For the Kingdom of God is not just a lot of talk; it is living by God’s power. (1 Corinthians 4:20)
Do not waste time arguing over godless ideas and old wives’ tales. Instead, train yourself to be godly. (1 Timothy 4:7)
Make it your goal to live a quiet life, minding your own business and working with your hands. (1 Thessalonians 4:11)
Plans succeed through good counsel. The godly offer good counsel; they teach right from wrong. (Proverbs 20:18; 37:30)
The glory of the young is their strength; the gray hair of experience is the splendor of the old. (Proverbs 20:29)
Jesus: “I am leaving you with a gift—peace of mind and heart. And the peace I give is a gift the world cannot give. (John 14:27)