Established in God’s Love… Ephesians 3:14-21 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)🕊

Ephesians 3:14-21  Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)🕊 Prayer for Spiritual Power🕊 14 For this reason I kneel before the Father 15 from whom every family in heaven and on earth is named. 16 I pray that He may grant you, according to the riches of His glory, to … Continue reading Established in God’s Love… Ephesians 3:14-21 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)🕊

The Promised Holy Spirit Acts 1:1-11 New Living Translation (NLT)🕊

Acts 1:1-11  New Living Translation (NLT)🕊 The Promise of the Holy Spirit🕊 1 In my first book I told you, Theophilus, about everything Jesus began to do and teach 2 until the day he was taken up to heaven after giving his chosen apostles further instructions through the Holy Spirit. 3 During the forty days after he suffered and died, he appeared to the apostles from time to time, and he proved to them in many ways that he was actually alive. And he talked to them about the Kingdom of God. 4 Once when he was eating with them, he commanded them, “Do not leave Jerusalem until the Father sends you the gift … Continue reading The Promised Holy Spirit Acts 1:1-11 New Living Translation (NLT)🕊

The Good News! Romans 10:14-21 New Living Translation (NLT)🕊

Romans 10:14-21 New Living Translation (NLT)🕊 The Good News!🕊 14 But how can they call on him to save them unless they believe in him? And how can they believe in him if they have never heard about him? And how can they hear about him unless someone tells them? 15 And how will anyone go and tell them without being sent? That is why the Scriptures say, “How beautiful are the feet of messengers who bring good news!” 16 But not everyone welcomes the Good News, for Isaiah the prophet said, “Lord, who has believed our message?” 17 So faith comes from hearing, that is, hearing the Good News about Christ. 18 But I … Continue reading The Good News! Romans 10:14-21 New Living Translation (NLT)🕊

Psalm 148 Good News Translation (GNT) “A Call for the Universe to Praise God”🕊

Psalm 148 Good News Translation (GNT)🕊 A Call for the Universe to Praise God🕊 148:1 Praise the Lord! Praise the Lord from heaven,     you that live in the heights above. 2 Praise him, all his angels,     all his heavenly armies. 3 Praise him, sun and moon;     praise him, shining stars. 4 Praise him, highest heavens,     and the waters above the sky. 5 Let them all praise the name of the Lord! He commanded, and they were created; 6     by his command they were fixed in their places forever,     and they cannot disobey. 7 Praise the Lord from the earth,     sea monsters and all ocean depths; 8 lightning and hail, snow and clouds,     strong winds that obey his command. 9 Praise him, … Continue reading Psalm 148 Good News Translation (GNT) “A Call for the Universe to Praise God”🕊

Psalm 135 Contemporary English Version (CEV)”In Praise of the Lord’s Kindness”🕊

Psalm 135 Contemporary English Version (CEV)🕊 In Praise of the Lord’s Kindness🕊 135:1 Shout praises to the Lord! You are his servants, so praise his name. 2 All who serve in the temple of the Lord our God, 3     come and shout praises. Praise the name of the Lord! He is kind and good. 4 He chose the family of Jacob and the people of Israel for his very own. 5 The Lord is much greater than any other god. 6 He does as he chooses in heaven and on earth and deep in the sea. 7 The Lord makes the clouds rise from far across the earth, and he makes lightning to go with the rain. Then from his secret place … Continue reading Psalm 135 Contemporary English Version (CEV)”In Praise of the Lord’s Kindness”🕊

Psalm 119 New King James Version (NKJV) “Meditations on the Excellencies of the Word of God”🕊

Psalm 119 New King James Version (NKJV)🕊 Meditations on the Excellencies of the Word of God🕊 א ALEPH 119:1 Blessed are the undefiled in the way, Who walk in the law of the Lord! 2 Blessed are those who keep His testimonies, Who seek Him with the whole heart! 3 They also do no iniquity; They walk in His ways. 4 You have commanded us To keep Your precepts diligently. 5 Oh, that my ways were directed To keep Your statutes! 6 Then I would not be ashamed, When I look into all Your commandments. 7 I will praise You with uprightness of heart, When I learn Your righteous judgments. 8 I will keep Your statutes; Oh, do not forsake me utterly! … Continue reading Psalm 119 New King James Version (NKJV) “Meditations on the Excellencies of the Word of God”🕊

Psalm 136 English Standard Version (ESV) “His Steadfast Love Endures Forever”🕊

Psalm 136 English Standard Version (ESV)🕊 His Steadfast Love Endures Forever🕊 136:1 Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good,     for his steadfast love endures forever. 2 Give thanks to the God of gods,     for his steadfast love endures forever. 3 Give thanks to the Lord of lords,     for his steadfast love endures forever; 4 to him who alone does great wonders,     for his steadfast love endures forever; 5 to him who by understanding made the heavens,     for his steadfast love endures forever; 6 to him who spread out the earth above the waters,     for his steadfast love endures forever; 7 to him who made the great lights,     for his steadfast love endures forever; 8 the sun to rule over the day, … Continue reading Psalm 136 English Standard Version (ESV) “His Steadfast Love Endures Forever”🕊

Psalm 99 New King James Version (NKJV) “Praise to the Lord for His Holiness”🕊

Psalm 99 New King James Version (NKJV) Praise to the Lord for His Holiness🕊 99:1 The Lord reigns; Let the peoples tremble! He dwells between the cherubim; Let the earth be moved! 2 The Lord is great in Zion, And He is high above all the peoples. 3 Let them praise Your great and awesome name— He is holy. 4 The King’s strength also loves justice; You have established equity; You have executed justice and righteousness in Jacob. 5 Exalt the Lord our God, And worship at His footstool— He is holy. 6 Moses and Aaron were among His priests, And Samuel was among those who called upon His name; They called upon the Lord, and He answered them. 7 He spoke to them in the cloudy pillar; They kept His … Continue reading Psalm 99 New King James Version (NKJV) “Praise to the Lord for His Holiness”🕊

Psalm 83 English Standard Version (ESV) “O God, Do Not Keep Silence”🕊

Psalm 83 English Standard Version (ESV)🕊 “O God, Do Not Keep Silence”🕊 A Song. A Psalm of Asaph. 83:1 O God, do not keep silence;     do not hold your peace or be still, O God! 2 For behold, your enemies make an uproar;     those who hate you have raised their heads. 3 They lay crafty plans against your people;     they consult together against your treasured ones. 4 They say, “Come, let us wipe them out as a nation;     let the name of Israel be remembered no more!” 5 For they conspire with one accord;     against you they make a covenant— 6 the tents of Edom and the Ishmaelites,     Moab and the Hagrites, 7 Gebal and Ammon and Amalek,     Philistia with the inhabitants of Tyre; 8 Asshur … Continue reading Psalm 83 English Standard Version (ESV) “O God, Do Not Keep Silence”🕊

Psalm 82 Christian Standard Bible (CSB) “A Plea for Righteous Judgment”🕊

Psalm 82 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)🕊 “A Plea for Righteous Judgment”🕊 A psalm of Asaph. 1 God stands in the divine assembly; he pronounces judgment among the gods: 2 “How long will you judge unjustly and show partiality to the wicked?Selah 3 Provide justice for the needy and the fatherless; uphold the rights of the oppressed and the destitute. 4 Rescue the poor and needy; save them from the power of the wicked.” 5 They do not know or understand; they wander in darkness. All the foundations of the earth are shaken. 6 I said, “You are gods; you are all sons of the Most High. 7 However, you will die like humans and … Continue reading Psalm 82 Christian Standard Bible (CSB) “A Plea for Righteous Judgment”🕊

Psalm 77 New King James Version (NKJV) The Consoling Memory of God’s Redemptive Works🕊

Psalm 77 New King James Version (NKJV)🕊 The Consoling Memory of God’s Redemptive Works🕊 To the Chief Musician. To Jeduthun. A Psalm of Asaph. 77:1  I cried out to God with my voice— To God with my voice; And He gave ear to me. 2 In the day of my trouble I sought the Lord; My hand was stretched out in the night without ceasing; My soul refused to be comforted. 3 I remembered God, and was troubled; I complained, and my spirit was overwhelmed. Selah 4 You hold my eyelids open; I am so troubled that I cannot speak. 5 I have considered the days of old, The years of ancient times. 6 I call … Continue reading Psalm 77 New King James Version (NKJV) The Consoling Memory of God’s Redemptive Works🕊

Psalm 98 English Standard Version (ESV) Make a Joyful Noise to the Lord🕊

Psalm 98 English Standard Version (ESV)🕊 Make a Joyful Noise to the Lord🕊 A Psalm.🕊 98:1 Oh sing to the Lord a new song,     for he has done marvelous things! His right hand and his holy arm     have worked salvation for him. 2 The Lord has made known his salvation;     he has revealed his righteousness in the sight of the nations. 3 He has remembered his steadfast love and faithfulness     to the house of Israel. All the ends of the earth have seen     the salvation of our God. 4 Make a joyful noise to the Lord, all the earth;     break forth into joyous song and sing praises! 5 Sing praises to the Lord with the lyre,     with the lyre and the sound of melody! 6 With trumpets and the sound of the … Continue reading Psalm 98 English Standard Version (ESV) Make a Joyful Noise to the Lord🕊

Psalm 58 New King James Version (NKJV) The Just Judgment of the Wicked🕊

Psalm 58 New King James Version (NKJV) The Just Judgment of the Wicked🕊 To the Chief Musician. Set to “Do Not Destroy.” A Michtam of David. 58:1 Do you indeed speak righteousness, you silent ones? Do you judge uprightly, you sons of men? 2 No, in heart you work wickedness; You weigh out the violence of your hands in the earth. 3 The wicked are estranged from the womb; They go astray as soon as they are born, speaking lies. 4 Their poison is like the poison of a serpent; They are like the deaf cobra that stops its ear, 5 Which will not heed the voice of charmers, Charming ever so skillfully. 6 Break their teeth in their … Continue reading Psalm 58 New King James Version (NKJV) The Just Judgment of the Wicked🕊

Psalm 94 New King James Version (NKJV) God the Refuge of the Righteous

Psalm 94 New King James Version (NKJV) God the Refuge of the Righteous 94:1 O Lord God, to whom vengeance belongs— O God, to whom vengeance belongs, shine forth! 2 Rise up, O Judge of the earth; Render punishment to the proud. 3 Lord, how long will the wicked, How long will the wicked triumph? 4 They utter speech, and speak insolent things; All the workers of iniquity boast in themselves. 5 They break in pieces Your people, O Lord, And afflict Your heritage. 6 They slay the widow and the stranger, And murder the fatherless. 7 Yet they say, “The Lord does not see, Nor does the God of Jacob understand.” 8 Understand, you senseless among the people; And you fools, when will you be wise? 9 He … Continue reading Psalm 94 New King James Version (NKJV) God the Refuge of the Righteous

Psalm 67 Good News Translation (GNT) A Song of Thanksgiving

Psalm 67 Good News Translation (GNT) A Song of Thanksgiving 67:1 God, be merciful to us and bless us;     look on us with kindness, 2 so that the whole world may know your will;     so that all nations may know your salvation. 3 May the peoples praise you, O God;     may all the peoples praise you! 4 May the nations be glad and sing for joy,     because you judge the peoples with justice     and guide every nation on earth. 5 May the peoples praise you, O God;     may all the peoples praise you! 6 The land has produced its harvest;     God, our God, has blessed us. 7 God has blessed us;     may all people … Continue reading Psalm 67 Good News Translation (GNT) A Song of Thanksgiving

Psalm 76 Good News Translation (GNT)🕊

Psalm 76 Good News Translation (GNT)🕊 https://youtu.be/WtqNn_Soy28 Psalm 76 Good News Translation (GNT)🕊 God the Victor🕊 76:1 God is known in Judah; his name is honored in Israel.2 He has his home in Jerusalem; he lives on Mount Zion.3 There he broke the arrows of the enemy, their shields and swords, yes, all their weapons. 4 How glorious you are, O God! How majestic, as you return from the mountains where you defeated your foes.5 Their brave soldiers have been stripped of all they had and now are sleeping the sleep of death; all their strength and skill was useless.6 When you threatened them, O God … Continue reading Psalm 76 Good News Translation (GNT)🕊

Psalm 50 Contemporary English Version (CEV)🕊

Psalm 50 Contemporary English Version (CEV)🕊 https://youtu.be/UA8BoZuco3w Psalm 50 Contemporary English Version (CEV)🕊 (A psalm by Asaph.) What Pleases God🕊 50:1 From east to west,the powerful Lord Godhas been calling togethereveryone on earth.2 God shines brightly from Zion,the most beautiful city. 3 Our God approaches,but not silently;a flaming fire comes first,and a storm surrounds him.4 God comes to judge his people.He shouts to the heavensand to the earth,5 “Call my followers together!They offered me a sacrifice,and we made an agreement.” 6 The heavens announce,“God is the judge,and he is always honest.” 7 My people, I am God!Israel, I am your God.Listen to my chargesagainst you.8 Although … Continue reading Psalm 50 Contemporary English Version (CEV)🕊

Psalm 18 New King James Version (NKJV)🕊

Psalm 18 New King James Version (NKJV)🕊 https://youtu.be/3-l2T4q7uQY Psalm 18 New King James Version (NKJV)🕊 God the Sovereign Savior🕊 To the Chief Musician. A Psalm of David the servant of the Lord, who spoke to the Lord the words of this song on the day that the Lorddelivered him from the hand of all his enemies and from the hand of Saul. And he said: 18:1 I will love You, O Lord, my strength.2 The Lord is my rock and my fortress and my deliverer;My God, my strength, in whom I will trust;My shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold.3 I will call upon the Lord, who is worthy to be praised;So … Continue reading Psalm 18 New King James Version (NKJV)🕊

Psalm 49 Contemporary English Version (CEV)🕊

Psalm 49 Contemporary English Version (CEV)🕊 https://youtu.be/qzFMikxFW_8 Psalm 49 Contemporary English Version (CEV)🕊 (A psalm for the people of Korah and for the music leader.) Don’t Depend on Wealth🕊 49:1 Everyone on this earth, now listen to what I say!2 Listen, no matter who you are, rich or poor.3 I speak words of wisdom, and my thoughts make sense.4 I have in mind a mystery that I will explain while playing my harp. 5 Why should I be afraid in times of trouble, when I am surrounded by vicious enemies?6 They trust in their riches and brag about all of their wealth.7 You cannot buy back … Continue reading Psalm 49 Contemporary English Version (CEV)🕊

Psalm 8 English Standard Version (ESV)🕊

Psalm 8 English Standard Version (ESV)🕊 https://youtu.be/wljr8gsny04 Psalm 8 English Standard Version (ESV)🕊 How Majestic Is Your Name🕊 To the choirmaster: according to The Gittith. A Psalm of David. 8:1 O Lord, our Lord,     how majestic is your name in all the earth! You have set your glory above the heavens. 2 Out of the mouth of babies and infants, you have established strength because of your foes,     to still the enemy and the avenger. 3 When I look at your heavens, the work of your fingers,     the moon and the stars, which you have set in place, 4 what is man that you are mindful of him,     and the son of man that you care for him? 5 Yet … Continue reading Psalm 8 English Standard Version (ESV)🕊