Grief Scripture Writing Plan: Day 30 – Romans 8:36-39

Romans 8:36-39 New International Version (NIV) 36 As it is written: “For your sake we face death all day long;     we are considered as sheep to be slaughtered.”[a] 37 No, in all these things we are more than conquerors through him who loved us. 38 For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons,[b] neither the present nor … Continue reading Grief Scripture Writing Plan: Day 30 – Romans 8:36-39

Grief Scripture Writing Plan: Day 29 – Romans 8:31-35

Romans 8:31-35 New International Version (NIV) More Than Conquerors 31 What, then, shall we say in response to these things? If God is for us, who can be against us? 32 He who did not spare his own Son, but gave him up for us all—how will he not also, along with him, graciously give us all things? 33 Who will bring any charge against … Continue reading Grief Scripture Writing Plan: Day 29 – Romans 8:31-35

Grief Scripture Writing Plan: Day 28 – Romans 8:26-30

Romans 8:26-30 New International Version (NIV) 26 In the same way, the Spirit helps us in our weakness. We do not know what we ought to pray for, but the Spirit himself intercedes for us through wordless groans. 27 And he who searches our hearts knows the mind of the Spirit, because the Spirit intercedes for God’s people in accordance with the will … Continue reading Grief Scripture Writing Plan: Day 28 – Romans 8:26-30

Grief Scripture Writing Plan: Day 27 – Romans 8:22-25

Romans 8:22-25 New International Version (NIV) 22 We know that the whole creation has been groaning as in the pains of childbirth right up to the present time. 23 Not only so, but we ourselves, who have the firstfruits of the Spirit, groan inwardly as we wait eagerly for our adoption to sonship, the redemption of our bodies. 24 For in this hope we were … Continue reading Grief Scripture Writing Plan: Day 27 – Romans 8:22-25

Grief Scripture Writing Plan: Day 26 – Romans 8:16-18

Romans 8:16-18 New International Version (NIV) 16 The Spirit himself testifies with our spirit that we are God’s children. 17 Now if we are children, then we are heirs—heirs of God and co-heirs with Christ, if indeed we share in his sufferings in order that we may also share in his glory. Present Suffering and Future Glory 18 I consider that our … Continue reading Grief Scripture Writing Plan: Day 26 – Romans 8:16-18

Baggage

I have a set of scripture-prayer cards.  I received them as a gift this past Mother's Day, but have not given them much of a look.  If you've read my last couple of posts then you know that I am struggling a bit with who am I and what I am supposed to be doing. … Continue reading Baggage

May 2017 Scripture Writing Plan: Day 28 – Romans 12:17-21

8 if it is to encourage, then give encouragement; if it is giving, then give generously; if it is to lead,[a] do it diligently; if it is to show mercy, do it cheerfully. Love in Action 9 Love must be sincere. Hate what is evil; cling to what is good. 10 Be devoted to one another in love. … Continue reading May 2017 Scripture Writing Plan: Day 28 – Romans 12:17-21

May 2017 Scripture Writing Plan: Day 27 – Romans 12:8-16

8 if it is to encourage, then give encouragement; if it is giving, then give generously; if it is to lead,[a] do it diligently; if it is to show mercy, do it cheerfully. Love in Action 9 Love must be sincere. Hate what is evil; cling to what is good. 10 Be devoted to one another in love. … Continue reading May 2017 Scripture Writing Plan: Day 27 – Romans 12:8-16

May 2017 Scripture Writing Plan: Day 26 – Romans 12:3-7

Humble Service in the Body of Christ 3 For by the grace given me I say to every one of you: Do not think of yourself more highly than you ought, but rather think of yourself with sober judgment, in accordance with the faith God has distributed to each of you. 4 For just as each of … Continue reading May 2017 Scripture Writing Plan: Day 26 – Romans 12:3-7

Bible-In-A-Year Day 332: Romans 15-16

Romans 15 (NIV) 15 We who are strong ought to bear with the failings of the weak and not to please ourselves. 2 Each of us should please our neighbors for their good, to build them up. 3 For even Christ did not please himself but, as it is written: “The insults of those who insult you have … Continue reading Bible-In-A-Year Day 332: Romans 15-16