Become Clean! Isaiah 1:16-20 GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)🕊

The Lord Invites Israel to Turn Away from Sin🕊 16 “Wash yourselves! Become clean!Get your evil deeds out of my sight.Stop doing evil.17 Learn to do good.Seek justice.Arrest oppressors.Defend orphans.Plead the case of widows.” 18 “Come on now, let’s discuss this!” says the Lord.“Though your sins … Continue reading Become Clean! Isaiah 1:16-20 GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)🕊

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)🕊

Believe! 2 Chronicles 20:18-23 English Standard Version (ESV)🕊

2 Chronicles 20:18-23  English Standard Version (ESV)🕊 BELIEVE!🕊 18 Then Jehoshaphat bowed his head with his face to the ground, and all Judah and the inhabitants of Jerusalem fell down before the Lord, worshiping the Lord. 19 And the Levites, of the Kohathites and the Korahites, stood up … Continue reading Believe! 2 Chronicles 20:18-23 English Standard Version (ESV)🕊

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 149 English Standard Version (ESV) “Sing to the Lord a New Song”🕊

Psalm 149 English Standard Version (ESV)🕊 Sing to the Lord a New Song🕊 149:1 Praise the Lord! Sing to the Lord a new song,     his praise in the assembly of the godly! 2 Let Israel be glad in his Maker;     let the children of Zion rejoice in their King! 3 Let them praise his name with dancing,     making melody to him with tambourine and lyre! 4 For the Lord takes pleasure in his people;     he adorns the humble with salvation. 5 Let the godly exult in glory;     let them sing for joy on their beds. 6 Let the high praises of God be in their throats     and two-edged swords in their hands, 7 to execute vengeance on the nations     and punishments on the peoples, 8 to bind their kings with chains     and their … Continue reading Psalm 149 English Standard Version (ESV) “Sing to the Lord a New Song”🕊

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 125 Christian Standard Bible (CSB) “Israel’s Stability”🕊

Psalm 125 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)🕊 Israel’s Stability🕊 A song of ascents.🕊 1 Those who trust in the Lord are like Mount Zion. It cannot be shaken; it remains forever. 2 The mountains surround Jerusalem and the Lord surrounds his people, both now and forever. 3 The scepter of the wicked will not remain over the land allotted to the righteous, so that the righteous will not apply their hands to injustice. 4 Do what is good, Lord, to the good, to those whose hearts are upright. 5 But as for those who turn aside to crooked ways, the Lord will banish them with the evildoers. Peace be with Israel.🕊 Continue reading Psalm 125 Christian Standard Bible (CSB) “Israel’s Stability”🕊

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 124 Contemporary English Version (CEV) “Thanking the Lord for Victory”🕊

Psalm 124 Contemporary English Version (CEV)🕊 (A song by David for worship.) Thanking the Lord for Victory🕊 124 The Lord was on our side! Let everyone in Israel say: 2     “The Lord was on our side! Otherwise, the enemy attack 3 would have killed us all,     because it was furious. 4 We would have been swept away     in a violent flood 5     of high and roaring waves.” 6 Let’s praise the Lord! He protected us from enemies     who were like wild animals, 7     and we escaped like birds     from a hunter’s torn net. 8 The Lord made heaven and earth,     and he is the one     who sends us help.🕊 Continue reading Psalm 124 Contemporary English Version (CEV) “Thanking the Lord for Victory”🕊

Psalm 131 Good News Translation (GNT) “A Prayer of Humble Trust”🕊

Psalm 131 Good News Translation (GNT)🕊 A Prayer of Humble Trust 🕊 131 Lord, I have given up my pride     and turned away from my arrogance. I am not concerned with great matters     or with subjects too difficult for me. 2 Instead, I am content and at peace. As a child lies quietly in its mother’s arms,     so my heart is quiet within me. 3 Israel, trust in the Lord     now and forever!🕊 Continue reading Psalm 131 Good News Translation (GNT) “A Prayer of Humble Trust”🕊

Psalm 105 Christian Standard Bible (CSB) “God’s Faithfulness to His People”🕊

Psalm 105 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)🕊 God’s Faithfulness to His People🕊 1 Give thanks to the Lord, call on his name; proclaim his deeds among the peoples. 2 Sing to him, sing praise to him; tell about all his wondrous works! 3 Honor his holy name; let the hearts of those who seek the Lord rejoice. 4 Seek the Lord and his strength; seek his face always. 5 Remember the wondrous works he has done, his wonders, and the judgments he has pronounced, 6 you offspring of Abraham his servant, Jacob’s descendants—his chosen ones. 7 He is the Lord our God; his judgments govern the whole earth. 8 He remembers his covenant forever, the promise he ordained for a thousand generations— 9 the … Continue reading Psalm 105 Christian Standard Bible (CSB) “God’s Faithfulness to His People”🕊

Psalm 68 Good News Translation (GNT) A National Song of Triumph🕊

Psalm 68 Good News Translation (GNT) A National Song of Triumph🕊 68:1 God rises up and scatters his enemies.     Those who hate him run away in defeat. 2 As smoke is blown away, so he drives them off;     as wax melts in front of the fire,     so do the wicked perish in God’s presence. 3 But the righteous are glad and rejoice in his presence;     they are happy and shout for joy. 4 Sing to God, sing praises to his name;     prepare a way for him who rides on the clouds.     His name is the Lord—be glad in his presence! 5 God, who lives in his sacred Temple,     cares for orphans and protects … Continue reading Psalm 68 Good News Translation (GNT) A National Song of Triumph🕊

Psalm 81 Contemporary English Version (CEV) God Makes Us Strong

Psalm 81 Contemporary English Version (CEV) (By Asaph for the music leader.) God Makes Us Strong 81:1 Be happy and shout to God     who makes us strong!     Shout praises to the God     of Jacob. 2 Sing as you play tambourines     and the lovely sounding     stringed instruments. 3 Sound the trumpets and start     the New Moon Festival.     We must also celebrate     when the moon is full. 4 This is the law in Israel,     and it was given to us     by the God of Jacob. 5 The descendants of Joseph     were told to obey it,     when God led them out     from the land of Egypt. In a language unknown to me,     I heard someone … Continue reading Psalm 81 Contemporary English Version (CEV) God Makes Us Strong

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)🕊