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Meditation 9/2 - 9/8 All Scripture Is God Breathed MSG

Religion / Bible Verses /

But don't let it faze you. Stick with what you learned and believed, sure of the integrity of your teachers - why, you took in the sacred Scriptures with your mother's milk! There's nothing like the written Word of God for showing you the way to salvation through faith in Christ Jesus.

Every part of Scripture is God-breathed and useful one...Read more

Who has authority to speak to the end of the world?

Religion / Billy Graham /

From the writings of the Rev. Billy Graham

Q: I don't know much about the end times and have always felt that it was an emotional reaction by Christians to explain catastrophic events in the world. But lately it seems even the secular media uses "end of the world" rhetoric while admitting that the world seems to be filled with evil everywhere. ...Read more

Meditation 9/2 - 9/8 All Scripture Is God Breathed ESV

Religion / Bible Verses /

But as for you, continue in what you have learned and have firmly believed, knowing from whom you learned it and how from childhood you have been acquainted with the sacred writings, which are able to make you wise for salvation through faith in Christ Jesus.

All Scripture is breathed out by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, ...Read more

Why can't people live life the way they want when it comes to their own personal morality

Religion / Billy Graham /

From the writings of the Rev. Billy Graham

Q: Why can't people live life the way they want when it comes to their own personal morality? Why is it anyone's business? -- I.L.

A: No one lives in the world "alone." The human race was put on earth to enjoy the benefits given by God. The world needs moral leadership that respects the rights of all ...Read more

Meditation 9/2 - 9/8 All Scripture Is God Breathed CEV

Religion / Bible Verses /

Keep on being faithful to what you were taught and to what you believed. After all, you know who taught you these things. Since childhood, you have known the Holy Scriptures that are able to make you wise enough to have faith in Christ Jesus and be saved.

Everything in the Scriptures is God's Word. All of it is useful for teaching and ...Read more

What's wrong with taking drugs if they help someone?

Religion / Billy Graham /

From the writings of the Rev. Billy Graham

Q: I know that street drugs are bad for society, but what is wrong with taking prescription drugs if they help someone cope with life? -- D.A.

A: There is widespread anxiety in people's hearts today. While battles rage around the world and storms gather in the human spirit, depression steals rest from...Read more

Spiritual Life: Life brings opportunity to be cared for and to care

Religion / Religious News /

There is a lot going on in this experience we call Life. Some is more or less predictable: sunrise, sunset and changing seasons.

Often we can anticipate and make plans, like for schooling, marriage, savings accounts, or the next event. Some things just happen when they happen -- for good or ill -- a pleasant encounter at the store, a broken ...Read more

Meditation 9/2 - 9/8 All Scripture Is God Breathed NIV

Religion / Bible Verses /

But as for you, continue in what you have learned and have become convinced of, because you know those from whom you learned it, and how from infancy you have known the holy Scriptures, which are able to make you wise for salvation through faith in Christ Jesus.

All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting...Read more

What did Jesus teach about working?

Religion / Billy Graham /

From the writings of the Rev. Billy Graham

Q: What did Jesus teach about working? -- L.D.

A: Jesus had a great deal to say about labor (work). He was interested in common people. The Bible says, "And the common people heard Him gladly" (Mark 12:37). In fact, Jesus Himself was a laboring man. He was a carpenter. Wouldn't you like to have been ...Read more

Meditation 9/2-9/8 All Scripture Is God Breathed KJV

Religion / Bible Verses /

But continue thou in the things which thou hast learned and hast been assured of, knowing of whom thou hast learned them; and that from a child thou hast known the holy scriptures, which are able to make thee wise unto salvation through faith which is in Christ Jesus.

All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine,...Read more

What should a parent do if a child refuses to pray?

Religion / Billy Graham /

From the writings of the Rev. Billy Graham

Q: Is it important for children to pray and, if so, what should a parent do if a child refuses to pray? -- P.C.

A: Encourage your children to pray and teach them by example. When children see and hear their parents pray it can become a natural and important thing throughout their lives. But don't ...Read more

Meditation 8/26 - 9/1 Fear Not - God Saves Us Is. 43:5-7, 11 CEV

Religion / Bible Verses /

Fear Not...God Saves Us!

Don't be afraid! I am with you.
From both east and west
I will bring you together.

I will say to the north
and to the south,
"Free my sons and daughters!
Let them return
from distant lands.

They are my people--
I created each of them
to bring honor to me."

I alone am the LORD;<...Read more

Why do Christians obsess about sin?

Religion / Billy Graham /

From the writings of the Rev. Billy Graham

Q: Why is it that sin is determined by religion and why do Christians, in particular, obsess about sin? -- S.P.

A: Religion is man-made. In order to compete with God for the domination of the world, Satan, whom Christ called "the prince of this world," was forced to go into the "religion" business. ...Read more

Meditation 8/26 - 9/1 Fear Not - God Saves Us Is. 43:5-7, 11 NLT

Religion / Bible Verses /

Fear Not...God Saves Us!

"Do not be afraid, for I am with you. I will gather you and your children from east and west and from north and south. I will bring my sons and daughters back to Israel from the distant corners of the earth. All who claim me as their God will come, for I have made them for my glory. It was I who created them."

I...Read more

Always remember to give thanks for your blessings

Religion / God Squad /

Q: A group of 100 or 1,000 people is hard for me to envision, and so when I read about millions and more who suffer hunger, disease and fear for their very lives and safety, I cannot begin to comprehend it. Why was I was chosen to live the life God has given me? Why was I chosen to have love, comfort, warmth, food, safety and the beauty of a ...Read more

What proof is there of the great flood?

Religion / Billy Graham /

From the writings of the Rev. Billy Graham

Q: As a student of archaeology, I am studying what is called the myth of the great flood. My professor says that anyone who truly believes this account fails to believe truth by evidence. What can I say to refute that? -- A.S.

A: "Archaeology substantiates Noah's Flood," said the London Times in 1929....Read more

Meditation 8/26 - 9/1 Fear Not - God Saves Us Is. 43:5-7, 11 MSG

Religion / Bible Verses /

Fear Not...God Saves Us!

"So don't be afraid: I'm with you.
I'll round up all your scattered children,
pull them in from east and west.

I'll send orders north and south:
'Send them back.
Return my sons from distant lands,
my daughters from faraway places.

I want them back, every last one who bears my ...Read more

How can I be less depressed?

Religion / Billy Graham /

From the writings of the Rev. Billy Graham

Q: I have recently lost two friends who overdosed on drugs. It has made me depressed and most of my thoughts are unhappy. I can't do anything for them now, so how can I change my thinking? -- H.I.

A: Grief can kill a person emotionally and physically. If not counteracted with God's strength and power,...Read more

Meditation 8/26 - 9/1 Fear Not - God Saves Us Is. 43:5-7, 11 ESV

Religion / Bible Verses /

Fear Not...God Saves Us!

Fear not, for I am with you;
I will bring your offspring from the east,
and from the west I will gather you.

I will say to the north, Give up,
and to the south, Do not withhold;
bring my sons from afar
and my daughters from the end of the earth,

Everyone who is called by my name,...Read more

Light Notes: She said hello on Facebook. It opened the door on a life long forgotten

Religion / Religious News /

My past has caught up with me. It happened a few years back when a new friend moved into my digital neighborhood.

She knew me in my other life -- before my career in television and newspaper life. And did this young woman have a long memory.

"Hello, Mrs. Luginbill," said the Facebook query, one that immediately caught my eye since I'm Lucy to ...Read more