Daily Verse – In the House!

Surely your goodness and love will follow me all the days of my life, and I will dwell in the house of the Lord for ever. Psalms 23:6 NIVUK Psalm 23 is familiar to most people, believers or not. The view of God as a shepherd is an image which Jesus repeats and expands upon… Continue reading Daily Verse – In the House!

Daily Verse – Peace of Mind

You will keep in perfect peace those whose minds are steadfast, because they trust in you. Isaiah 26:3 NIVUK In today's world it can be difficult to gain peace of mind. In fact it is a new industry, with coaches, books and podcasts, magazines and countless YouTube videos, telling you how to quieten your thoughts… Continue reading Daily Verse – Peace of Mind

Daily Verse – Fear and Confidence.

When I am afraid, I put my trust in you. Psalms 56:3 NIVUK When I am afraid. The writer of this Psalm isn't overconfident and says 'if' I am afraid. He acknowledges that we often feel afraid. Remember this was David who slew the giant Goliath, when he was little more than a teenager. The… Continue reading Daily Verse – Fear and Confidence.

Daily Verse – Isaiah 12:2

Surely God is my salvation; I will trust and not be afraid. The Lord , the Lord himself, is my strength and my defence ; he has become my salvation.’ NIVUK The first part of this verse is sufficient for us in a world filled with so much uncertainty at the moment. Trust and be not… Continue reading Daily Verse – Isaiah 12:2

Daily Verse – 1 Corinthians 13:13

https://my.bible.com/en-GB/bible/97/1CO.13.MSG I have chosen the Message version today because I absolutely love Peterson's exhortation to 'Trust steadily in God'. The Greek Interlinear tells us that this first of three behaviours for us is 'faith'. The word is pistis, which is used 36 times in the N.T. and always of an active faith: e.g., your faith… Continue reading Daily Verse – 1 Corinthians 13:13