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Meditation 8/29 - 9/4 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

How do I help my children understand the consequences that will come by making bad choices?

Religion / Billy Graham /

From the writings of the Rev. Billy Graham

Q: I have suddenly been thrust into being a parent to three teenagers. Growing up myself, I never struggled too much with making good decisions. My challenge today is trying to help my children understand the consequences that will come by making bad choices. – T.C.

A: Lessons about...Read more

Meditation 8/29 - 9/4 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

Why do some say that organized religion is actually a bad thing?

Religion / Billy Graham /

From the writings of the Rev. Billy Graham

Q: Why do some say that organized religion is actually a bad thing? – R.B.

A: A social media site once tried to develop a program “Religion of Individualism.” A British comedian targeted this trend in a short film called “How to Start a Religion.” Just a few years ago, a ...Read more

Meditation 8/29 - 9/4 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

Meditation 8/29 - 9/4 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

Does the Bible address cursing, and does God consider it sin?

Religion / Billy Graham /

From the writings of the Rev. Billy Graham

Q: I am shocked to hear the deplorable language used by the majority of people these days whether in business meetings, on television, or in the classroom. Does the Bible address cursing, and does God consider it sin? — B.L.

A: A reporter once asked several people to describe sin. ...Read more

Meditation 8/22 - 8/28 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

Am I selfish to stay home and raise my kids?

Religion / Billy Graham /

From the writings of the Rev. Billy Graham

Q: I am ridiculed by my friends for choosing to stay home and raise my children, telling me that I could give them a better life by pursuing a career. I am grateful my husband works hard, but we struggle to make ends meet though we are committed to living with less so that I can be a ...Read more

Meditation 8/22 - 8/28 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

The God Squad: Yes, still more theology questions from the theology class at Mercy High School in Middletown, Conn.

Religion / God Squad /

Q: From L: God created us all the same and as his children. How has it gotten to the point where we are killing each other just based on the color of our skin being different. God is a loving and forgiving person who doesn’t judge, why is it so hard for us to do the same?

A: I am sure that your question of God is also God’s question of all...Read more

What is wrong with believing that if people live good lives they will go to Heaven when they die?

Religion / Billy Graham /

From the writings of the Rev. Billy Graham

Q: What is wrong with believing that if people live good lives they will go to Heaven when they die? It seems reasonable to me, yet I know that the Bible does not teach this. Why? — H.B.

A: The philosophy of living a good life will earn someone their place is Heaven seems perfectly ...Read more

Meditation 8/22 - 8/28 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

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Light Notes: When the road ahead is rocky, don't lose your focus on God

Religion / Religious News /

I have friends who love to run as much as I do, but will only do so on asphalt or cement. It’s all about having an even, predictable surface beneath their feet. It’s all about no surprises.

I understand their preference, even though I don’t share it. When you don’t have to worry about roots, rocks and sudden dips in the trail, you have ...Read more

Why do so many people blame God for problems the human race creates?

Religion / Billy Graham /

From the writings of the Rev. Billy Graham

Q: The more news I watch the more convinced I am that the Bible is right in predicting the conditions of the world when the end times near. Why do so many people blame God for problems the human race creates? — E.T.

A: Jesus spoke of the coming of a godless, secular society, and He ...Read more

Meditation 8/22 - 8/28 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

How can I help my daughter who battles depression and has become addicted to prescription drugs?

Religion / Billy Graham /

From the writings of the Rev. Billy Graham

Q: My daughter battles depression and has become addicted to prescription drugs. She has a good life, really, but never seems to recognize how fortunate she is. How can I help her? — A.P.

A: While battles rage around the world and storms gather in the human spirit, depression steals...Read more

Meditation 8/22 - 8/28 Fear Not - God Saves Us Is. 43:5-7, 11 NASB

Religion / Bible Verses /

Fear Not...God Saves Us!

"Do not fear, for I am with you;
I will bring your offspring from the east,
And gather you from the west.

"I will say to the north, 'Give them up!'
And to the south, 'Do not hold them back '
Bring My sons from afar
And My daughters from the ends of the earth,

Everyone who...Read more

If a good person believes in Jesus will they go to Heaven?

Religion / Billy Graham /

From the writings of the Rev. Billy Graham

Q: Is it really true that all a good person has to do is believe in Jesus to be saved and go to Heaven? — R.S.

A: Just to say “believe in Jesus” can produce a false assurance of salvation because even the devil “believes in Jesus.” To believe in Jesus is to turn from a life ...Read more

Meditation 8/22 - 8/28 Fear Not - God Saves Us Is. 43:5-7, 11 NIV

Religion / Bible Verses /

Fear Not...God Saves Us!

Do not be afraid, for I am with you;
I will bring your children from the east
and gather you from the west.

I will say to the north, 'Give them up!'
and to the south, 'Do not hold them back.'
Bring my sons from afar
and my daughters from the ends of the earth-

everyone who is called by my ...Read more