Fireworks from the Word!

fireworks-series-6-1547304-640x480The Word of God is loaded with verses that explode into our lives and awareness like fireworks ~ full of beauty and power and love and life!  We share a few of these here…

For God so loved the world that He gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish but have eternal life.  For God did not send His Son into the world to condemn the world, but to save the world through Him.  Whoever believes in Him is not condemned, but whoever does not believe stands condemned already because they have not believed in the name of God’s one and only Son. ~ John 3:16-18

God is love. ~ 1 John 4:8

Jesus said to him, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life; no one comes to the Father but through Me. ~ John 14:6

Salvation is found in no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given to men by which we must be saved. ~ Acts 4:12

These things I have spoken to you, so that in Me you may have peace.  In the world you have tribulation, but take courage; I have overcome the world.
~ John 16:33

My prayer is not for them alone.  I pray also for those who will believe in me through their message, that all of them may be one, Father, just as you are in me and I am in you. ~ John 17:20-21

For by grace you have been saved through faith; and that not of yourselves, it is the gift of God; not as a result of works, so that no one may boast.  For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand so that we would walk in them.
~ Ephesians 2:8-10

For I am confident of this very thing, that He who began a good work in you will perfect it until the day of Christ Jesus… for it is God who is at work in you, both to will and to work for His good pleasure. ~Philippians 1:6, 2:13

Therefore, there is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus, because through Christ Jesus the law of the Spirit who gives life has set you free from the law of sin and death.  For what the law was powerless to do because it was weakened by the flesh, God did by sending His own Son in the likeness of sinful flesh to be a sin offering. ~Romans 8:1-3

In the same way, the Spirit helps us in our weakness.  We do not know what we ought to pray for, but the Spirit Himself intercedes for us through wordless groans.  And He who searches our hearts knows the mind of the Spirit, because the Spirit intercedes for God’s people in accordance with the will of God.
And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love Him, who have been called according to His purpose
. ~ Rom. 8:26-28

No, in all these things we are more than conquerors through Him who loved us.  For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the present nor the future, nor any powers, neither height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lord. ~ Rom. 8:37-39

The name of the Lord is a strong tower; the righteous runs in to it and are safe.” ~ Proverbs 18:10

But You, O LORD, are a shield about me, My glory, and the One who lifts my head. ~ Psalm 3:3

I have been crucified with Christ; and it is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me; and the life which I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave Himself up for me. ~ Galatians 2:20

But we all, with unveiled face, beholding as in a mirror the glory of the Lord, are being transformed into the same image from glory to glory, just as by the Spirit of the Lord. ~ 2 Corinthians 3:18

fixing our eyes on Jesus, the pioneer and perfecter of faith.  For the joy set before him he endured the cross, scorning its shame, and sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.  Consider him who endured such opposition from sinners, so that you will not grow weary and lose heart.
~ Hebrews 12:2-3

Therefore, since we are receiving a kingdom that cannot be shaken, let us be thankful, and so worship God acceptably with reverence and awe, for our “God is a consuming fire.” ~ Heb. 12:28-29

To the Israelites the glory of the Lord looked like a consuming fire on top of the mountain. ~ Exodus 24:17

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1 comment for “Fireworks from the Word!

  1. Nomps
    July 15, 2016 at 3:09 AM

    Thank you for this! To be reminded of God’s promises and God’s words in a season of hardships and trial is beautiful 🙂

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