Weekend Whispers :: Psalm 46:10

He says, “Be still and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth.” NIV OR “Cease striving and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth.” NASB 1995 If you know anything aboutContinue reading “Weekend Whispers :: Psalm 46:10”

Weekend Whispers :: Jeremiah 1:4-8

The LORD gave me this message: “I knew you before I formed you in your mother’s womb. Before you were born I set you apart and appointed you as my prophet to the nations.”“O Sovereign LORD,” I said, “I can’t speak for you! I’m too young!”The LORD replied, “Don’t say, ‘I’m too young,’ for youContinue reading “Weekend Whispers :: Jeremiah 1:4-8”

Weekend Whispers :: Isaiah 40:28-31

Have you never heard? Have you never understood? The LORD is the everlasting God, the Creator of all the earth. He never grows weak or weary. No one can measure the depths of his understanding. He gives power to the weak and strength to the powerless. Even youths will become weak and tired, and youngContinue reading “Weekend Whispers :: Isaiah 40:28-31”

Weekend Whispers :: James 2:14-17

Dear brothers and sisters, what’s the use of saying you have faith if you don’t prove it by your actions? That kind of faith can’t save anyone. Suppose you see a brother or sister who needs food or clothing, and you say, “Well, good-bye and God bless you; stay warm and eat well” – butContinue reading “Weekend Whispers :: James 2:14-17”

Weekend Whispers :: Matthew 5:38-42

You have heard the law that says the punishment must match the injury: ‘An eye for an eye, and a tooth for a tooth.’ But I say, do not resist an evil person! If someone slaps you on the right cheek, offer the other cheek also. If you are sued in court and your shirtContinue reading “Weekend Whispers :: Matthew 5:38-42”

Weekend Whispers :: Romans 8:14-16

For all who are led by the Spirit of God are children of God. So you have not received a spirit that makes you fearful slaves. Instead, you received God’s Spirit when he adopted you as his own children. Now we call him, “Abba, Father.” For his Spirit joins with our spirit to affirm thatContinue reading “Weekend Whispers :: Romans 8:14-16”

Weekend Whispers :: Jeremiah 29:10-12

This is what the LORD says: “You will be in Babylon for seventy years. But then I will come and do for you all the good things I have promised, and I will bring you home again. For I know the plans I have for you,” says the LORD. “They are plans for good andContinue reading “Weekend Whispers :: Jeremiah 29:10-12”

Weekend Whispers :: Numbers 11:22-23

“Even if we butchered all our flocks and herds, would that satisfy them? Even if we caught all the fish in the sea, would that be enough?” Then the LORD said to Moses, “Has my arm lost its power? Now you will see whether or not my word comes true!” In the text above, weContinue reading “Weekend Whispers :: Numbers 11:22-23”

Weekend Whispers :: Ecclesiastes 11:4

“Farmers who wait for perfect weather never plant. If they watch every cloud, they never harvest.” If you’re waiting for things to be perfect or for everything to line up perfectly before you do anything, you’re going to do absolutely nothing. I don’t know about you, but I’m a pro at ‘what if’ thinking. SometimesContinue reading “Weekend Whispers :: Ecclesiastes 11:4”

Weekend Whispers :: Luke 5:31-32

“Jesus answered them, ‘Healthy people don’t need a doctor – sick people do. I have come to call not those who think they are righteous, but those who know they are sinners and need to repent.” NLT Jesus’ wisdom has always astounded me. In this case, Jesus was having a meal with the area’s “biggestContinue reading “Weekend Whispers :: Luke 5:31-32”