Faith and Works Together…James 2:14-26 English Standard Version (ESV)🕊

James 2:14-26 English Standard Version (ESV)🕊 Faith and Works Together🕊 Faith Without Works Is Dead🕊 14 What good is it, my brothers, if someone says he has faith but does not have works? Can that faith save him? 15 If a brother or sister is poorly clothed and lacking in daily food, 16 and one of you says to them, “Go in peace, be warmed and filled,” without giving them the things needed for the body, what good is that? 17 So also faith by itself, if it does not have works, is dead. 18 But someone will say, “You have faith and I have works.” Show me your faith apart from your works, and I will … Continue reading Faith and Works Together…James 2:14-26 English Standard Version (ESV)🕊

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 59 Good News Translation (GNT) A Prayer for Safety🕊

Psalm 59 Good News Translation (GNT) A Prayer for Safety🕊 59:1 Save me from my enemies, my God;     protect me from those who attack me! 2 Save me from those evil people;     rescue me from those murderers! 3 Look! They are waiting to kill me;     cruel people are gathering against me. It is not because of any sin or wrong I have done, 4     nor because of any fault of mine, O Lord,     that they hurry to their places. 5 Rise, Lord God Almighty, and come to my aid;     see for yourself, God of Israel! Wake up and punish the heathen;     show no mercy to evil traitors! 6 They come back in the evening,     snarling like … Continue reading Psalm 59 Good News Translation (GNT) A Prayer for Safety🕊

Psalm 69 Contemporary English Version (CEV) God Can Be Trusted🕊

Psalm 69 Contemporary English Version (CEV)🕊 (By David for the music leader. To the tune “Lilies.”) God Can Be Trusted🕊 69:1 Save me, God!     I am about to drown. 2 I am sinking deep in the mud,     and my feet are slipping.     I am about to be swept under     by a mighty flood. 3 I am worn out from crying,     and my throat is dry.     I have waited for you     till my eyes are blurred. 4 There are more people     who hate me for no reason     than there are hairs     on my head. Many terrible enemies     want to destroy me, God.     Am I supposed to give back     something I didn’t steal? … Continue reading Psalm 69 Contemporary English Version (CEV) God Can Be Trusted🕊

Psalm 65 Contemporary English Version (CEV)

Psalm 65 Contemporary English Version (CEV) Psalm 65 Contemporary English Version (CEV) (A psalm by David and a song for the music leader.) God Answers Prayer🌹 65:1 Our God, you deserve praise      in Zion,     where we keep     our promises to you. 2 Everyone will come to you     because you answer prayer. 3     Our terrible sins get us down,     but you forgive us. 4 You bless your chosen ones,     and you invite them     to live near you     in your temple. We will enjoy your house,     the sacred temple. 5 Our God, you save us, and your fearsome deeds     answer our prayers for justice! You give hope to people everywhere on earth,     even those … Continue reading Psalm 65 Contemporary English Version (CEV)

Psalm 60 Good News Translation (GNT)

Psalm 60 Good News Translation (GNT) Psalm 60 Good News Translation (GNT) A Prayer for Deliverance 60:1 You have rejected us, God, and defeated us;     you have been angry with us—but now turn back to us. 2 You have made the land tremble, and you have cut it open;     now heal its wounds, because it is falling apart. 3 You have made your people suffer greatly;     we stagger around as though we were drunk. 4 You have warned those who have reverence for you,     so that they might escape destruction. 5 Save us by your might; answer our prayer,     so that the people you love may be rescued. 6 From his sanctuary God has … Continue reading Psalm 60 Good News Translation (GNT)

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 36 English Standard Version (ESV)🕊

Psalm 36 English Standard Version (ESV)🕊 https://youtu.be/0OBRvxrzhqs Psalm 36 English Standard Version (ESV)🕊 How Precious Is Your Steadfast Love🕊 To the choirmaster. Of David, the servant of the Lord. 36:1 Transgression speaks to the wickeddeep in his heart;there is no fear of Godbefore his eyes.2 For he flatters himself in his own eyesthat his iniquity cannot be found out and hated.3 The words of his mouth are trouble and deceit;he has ceased to act wisely and do good.4 He plots trouble while on his bed;he sets himself in a way that is not good;he does not reject evil. 5 Your steadfast love, O Lord, extends to the heavens,your … Continue reading Psalm 36 English Standard Version (ESV)🕊

Psalm 31 Good News Translation (GNT)🕊

Psalm 31 Good News Translation (GNT)🕊 https://youtu.be/2_nsL04oD4w Psalm 31 Good News Translation (GNT)🕊 A Prayer of Trust in God🕊 31:1 I come to you, Lord, for protection; never let me be defeated.You are a righteous God; save me, I pray!2 Hear me! Save me now!Be my refuge to protect me; my defense to save me. 3 You are my refuge and defense; guide me and lead me as you have promised.4 Keep me safe from the trap that has been set for me; shelter me from danger.5 I place myself in your care.You will save me, Lord; you are a faithful God. 6 You hate those … Continue reading Psalm 31 Good News Translation (GNT)🕊

Psalm 57 Good News Translation (GNT)🕊

Psalm 57 Good News Translation (GNT)🕊 https://youtu.be/XkRY4sLXhms Psalm 57 Good News Translation (GNT)🕊 A Prayer for Help🕊 57:1 Be merciful to me, O God, be merciful, because I come to you for safety.In the shadow of your wings I find protection until the raging storms are over. 2 I call to God, the Most High, to God, who supplies my every need.3 He will answer from heaven and save me; he will defeat my oppressors. God will show me his constant love and faithfulness. 4 I am surrounded by enemies, who are like lions hungry for human flesh.Their teeth are like spears and arrows; their tongues … Continue reading Psalm 57 Good News Translation (GNT)🕊