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Today's Verse – James 2:26

As the body without the spirit is dead, so faith without deeds is dead. —James 2:26 Thoughts on Today’s Verse… By this definition, a whole lot of people claiming to be believers are really spiritual corpses. For faith to be real, it must express itself in service. Faith not only…

Today's Verse – John 2:24-25

Jesus would not entrust himself to them, for he knew all men. He did not need man’s testimony about man, for he knew what was in a man. —John 2:24-25 Thoughts on Today’s Verse… If we’ve spent a bunch of time reading the Gospels (Matthew, Mark, Luke, & John in…

Today's Verse – Genesis 2:24

For this reason a man will leave his father and mother and be united to his wife, and they will become one flesh. —Genesis 2:24 Thoughts on Today’s Verse… We are different! God makes us male and female so we can be complements of each other. Each is made in…

Today's Verse – Acts 2:23

“[Jesus] was handed over to you by God’s set purpose and foreknowledge; and you, with the help of wicked men, put him to death by nailing him to the cross.” —Acts 2:23 Thoughts on Today’s Verse… When we think of the Cross, two words we must never associate with it…

Today's Verse – Isaiah 2:22

Stop trusting in man, who has but a breath in his nostrils. Of what account is he? —Isaiah 2:22 Thoughts on Today’s Verse… God will humble the arrogant. He has a day designated to do this. But, until that day dawns, God’s Kingdom people must live knowing that even the…

Today's Verse – Joel 2:21

Be not afraid, O land; be glad and rejoice. Surely the LORD has done great things. —Joel 2:21 Thoughts on Today’s Verse… This reassurance from God is given to a people facing desperate times, which were brought on by God to lead them to repent. Their land lies desolate and…

Today's Verse – Galatians 2:20

I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The life I live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me. —Galatians 2:20 Thoughts on Today’s Verse… We are dead, but…

Today's Verse – Hosea 2:19-20

I will betroth you to me forever; I will betroth you in righteousness and justice, in love and compassion. I will betroth you in faithfulness, and you will acknowledge the LORD. —Hosea 2:19-20 Thoughts on Today’s Verse… God longed for Israel to be faithful to him. Despite the unfaithfulness in…

Today's Verse – Genesis 2:18

The LORD God said, “It is not good for the man to be alone. I will make a helper suitable for him.” —Genesis 2:18 Thoughts on Today’s Verse… Two powerful principles are presented here. First, God looks out for us and blesses us with what we need most. Second, God…

Today's Verse – Isaiah 2:17-18

The arrogance of man will be brought low and the pride of men humbled; the LORD alone will be exalted in that day, and the idols will totally disappear. —Isaiah 2:17-18 Thoughts on Today’s Verse… Sometimes when we get “too big for our britches,” we find ourselves humbled by a…

Today's Verse – Malachi 2:16

“I hate divorce,” says the LORD God of Israel, … “So guard yourself in your spirit, and do not break faith.” —Malachi 2:16 Thoughts on Today’s Verse… In a throw-away world, God wants us to know that he hates it when we throw away people. Let’s call each other to…

Today's Verse – Habakkuk 2:14

For the earth will be filled with the knowledge of the glory of the LORD, as the waters cover the sea. —Habakkuk 2:14 Thoughts on Today’s Verse… What a glorious day when this promise is fully realized! Let’s make every effort and commit ourselves to the task of making our…