If you live your Life as if Everything is about You… you will be left with just that. Just You! ~ tobymac #speaklife
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving. ~ Albert Einstein
It is the same with people as it is with riding a bike. Only when moving can one comfortably maintain one’s balance.
“What matters most in life isn’t having money & things but enjoying relationships with people & God. That’s our purpose. What we’re called to do!” Bob Beaudine
Jesus spoke the Word of God throughout his ministry. When faced with the devil’s lies and temptations, he countered with the truth of God’s Word. The spoken Word of God is like a living, powerful sword in our mouths (Hebrews 4:12), and if Jesus depended upon it to face challenges in life, so can we.
If you need encouragement from God’s Word to conquer your fears, take strength from these Bible verses about courage.
Be strong and of good courage, do not fear nor be afraid of them; for the LORD your God, He is the One who goes with you. He will not leave you nor forsake you.
The LORD is my light and my salvation; Whom shall I fear? The LORD is the strength of my life; Of whom shall I be afraid?
When I am afraid, I will trust in you. In God, whose word I praise, in God I trust; I will not be afraid. What can mortal man do to me?
So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.
For I am the LORD, your God, who takes hold of your right hand and says to you, Do not fear; I will help you.
Do not fear, for you will not be ashamed; Neither be disgraced, for you will not be put to shame; For you will forget the shame of your youth, And will not remember the reproach of your widowhood anymore.
Therefore do not fear them. For there is nothing covered that will not be revealed, and hidden that will not be known.
And do not fear those who kill the body but cannot kill the soul. But rather fear Him who is able to destroy both soul and body in hell.
God is closer to you than you realize. Here is a psalm to show you wherever you are, God is there!
Psalm 139:7-8 “I can never escape from your Spirit! I can never get away from your presence! If I go up to heaven, you are there; if I go down to the grave, you are there.”
No matter where we are, in life or death, God is there. God has always been at work in your life
If you have just started to pursue God, it might feel like God is a new part of your life. In reality, however, the Bible makes it clear that God has been at work in your life before you were born. From conception to death, God has a plan for your life.
Psalm 139:13, 15-16 “You made all the delicate, inner parts of my body and knit me together in my mother’s womb…You watched me as I was being formed in utter seclusion, as I was woven together in the dark of the womb. You saw me before I was born. Every day of my life was recorded in your book. Every moment was laid out before a single day had passed.”
Your Life as a Christian should make Nonbelievers Question Their Disbelief in God.