How to Fulfill God’s Purpose In Your Life

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John 15 – New American Standard Bible (NASB) Jesus Is the Vine—Followers Are Branches 15 “I am the true vine, and My Father is the vinedresser. 2 Every branch in Me that does not bear fruit, He takes away; and every branch that bears fruit, He prunes it so that it may bear more fruit. 3 You are […]

The Power of God’s Word

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Acts 27:21-44– New King James Version (NKJV) 21 But after long abstinence from food, then Paul stood in the midst of them and said, “Men, you should have listened to me, and not have sailed from Crete and incurred this disaster and loss. 22 And now I urge you to take heart, for there will be no […]

Three Signs of Spiritual Sickness

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Jonah 4 – New American Standard Bible (NASB) Jonah’s Displeasure Rebuked 4 But it greatly displeased Jonah and he became angry. 2 He prayed to the Lord and said, “Please Lord, was not this what I said while I was still in my own country? Therefore in order to forestall this I fled to Tarshish, for I […]

How Does God Become Our Father

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Jonah 3 New American Standard Bible (NASB) Nineveh Repents 3 Now the word of the Lord came to Jonah the second time, saying, 2 “Arise, go to Nineveh the great city and proclaim to it the proclamation which I am going to tell you.” 3 So Jonah arose and went to Nineveh according to the word of the […]

The Chastisement of God

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Jonah 1:17-2:10 New American Standard Bible (NASB) 17 And the Lord appointed a great fish to swallow Jonah, and Jonah was in the stomach of the fish three days and three nights. Jonah’s Prayer 2 Then Jonah prayed to the Lord his God from the stomach of the fish, 2 and he said, “I called out […]

God Calls Us To Be A Part Of His Mission

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Jonah 1:1-16 New American Standard Bible (NASB) Jonah’s Disobedience 1 The word of the Lord came to Jonah the son of Amittai saying, 2 “Arise, go to Nineveh the great city and cry against it, for their wickedness has come up before Me.” 3 But Jonah rose up to flee to Tarshish from the presence of the Lord. […]

The Happiness of God

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1 Timothy 1:8-11 – New American Standard Bible (NASB) 8 But we know that the Law is good, if one uses it lawfully, 9 realizing the fact that law is not made for a righteous person, but for those who are lawless and rebellious, for the ungodly and sinners, for the unholy and profane, for those who […]

How to be Happy

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Psalm 43:3-4 New American Standard Bible (NASB) 3 O send out Your light and Your truth, let them lead me; Let them bring me to Your holy hill And to Your dwelling places. 4 Then I will go to the altar of God, To God my exceeding joy; And upon the lyre I shall praise You, O […]

Security of the One Who Trusts in the Lord

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Psalm 91 New American Standard Bible (NASB) Security of the One Who Trusts in the Lord. 91 He who dwells in the shelter of the Most High Will abide in the shadow of the Almighty. 2 I will say to the Lord, “My refuge and my fortress, My God, in whom I trust!” 3 For it is He […]

The Surety of God’s Word

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Isaiah 9:1-7 New American Standard Bible (NASB) Birth and Reign of the Prince of Peace 9 But there will be no more gloom for her who was in anguish; in earlier times He treated the land of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali with contempt, but later on He shall make it glorious, by the […]