Category Archives: Bible Verses

Are you tired? Worn out? Burned out on religion? – Matthew 11:28-30

Matthew 11:28-30 is the bible verse of the day on BibleGateway.com today. The Message and NIV verses of these verses are posted below. What great verses to start out the day.  Found Jim Shaddix’s sermon on these verses helpful.  Here’s … Continue reading

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God is Love – 1 John 4:7-10

A friend replied to me with the following note and bible verse.  What a blessing to receive. “We wish & hope that you and your family have a Blessed Christmas & a Healthy, Joyful & Peaceful New Year as you … Continue reading

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Dependency on Jesus – Check

These last several days I’ve been thinking about my dependency on Jesus.  I’ve been asking myself if I am more dependent today than previously. This check on my walk with Jesus has been a good exercise for me. Something I need to commit to … Continue reading

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Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you

  This morning; during a men’s bible study, we read 1 Peter 5:6-11.  It was a good reminder that I need to turn all my fears and anxiety over to God and trust that in God’s time he will lift … Continue reading

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He must become greater; I must become less

A Hong Kong friend once explained how he strives every day to increase God and decrease himself. What good advice. John 3:30 (NIV) 30 “He must become greater; I must become less.” The same advice here from John the Baptist. Here are … Continue reading

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Light and Action

Light and action in a challenged world, desperately in need of hope. Good deeds planted like seeds, sprout and open up in a world with a Generous Heavenly Father. Matthew 5:14-16 (NIV) 14 “You are the light of the world. A town built on a … Continue reading

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Simple Faith and Plain Truth – 1 Timothy 2:1-8

These verses from 1 Timothy 2 where posted in my GoTandem daily bible readings this morning.  The timing of these verses was exceptionally well timed for me. I was not sure how to digest the news unfolding in Paris with over 100 dead … Continue reading

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Acts of Kindness for Others

“Everyday is a present.” These are the words a hotel staff member cheerfully said to me during our brief exchange early last week as he wiped the morning dew off all my windows before he scurried off to take a load of folks … Continue reading

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@GoTandam Favorited Verses Help a Heavy Heart

As a new week begins, I am thankful for the bible app GoTandam as it makes it easy for me to reflect on past verses that I have read and favorited because they have special meaning to me.  The verses encouraged today as my … Continue reading

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Love in Action – Run from Evil – Romans 12:9-10

Romans 12:9 – a verse about loving others – was quoted to me at a lunch meeting yesterday during a discussion on how we are all broken. This – after a day earlier – a friend had sent me a … Continue reading

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