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Posts Tagged ‘world

“not of the world”

June 2, 2016

Jesus said concerning the disciples to the Father, “I have given them Your word; and the world has hated them, because they are not of the world, even as I am not of the world. …They are not of the world, even as I am not of the world.” (John 17:14, 16). Jesus earlier had […]

“keep them from the evil one”

June 1, 2016

Jesus said concerning the disciples to the Father, “I do not ask You to take them out of the world, but to keep them from the evil one.” (John 17:15). Jesus wants us in the world.  We must be in it to take the gospel to it (Mark 16:15).  He doesn’t want the world in […]

“I have overcome the world”

May 27, 2016

Jesus said, “I have said these things to you, that in me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation. But take heart; I have overcome the world.” (John 16:33). The world can be a difficult place, especially for someone following Christ.  John, who recorded this statement of Jesus, knew firsthand.  He […]

“If the world hates you”

May 9, 2016

Jesus said, “If the world hates you, you know that it has hated Me before it hated you.” (John 15:18). Do you ever feel like the world hates you, especially when you take a stand against something that so many in the world support, or when you support something that so many in the world […]

“What will it profit…?”

July 23, 2015

Jesus asked, “For what will it profit a man if he gains the whole world and forfeits his soul? Or what will a man give in exchange for his soul?” (Matthew 16:26). You know the answer, so live like it. Have a great day in His word!

Psalm 50:10-12 – “The world is Mine”

May 22, 2013

       10 For every beast of the forest is Mine, the cattle on a thousand hills.        11 I know every bird of the mountains, and everything that moves in the field is Mine.        12 If I were hungry I would not tell you, for the world is […]

Psalm 24:1 – the earth birthed by God

April 22, 2013

1 The earth is the LORD’S, and all it contains, the world, and those who dwell in it.   As foster parents, occasionally when someone gives birth to a baby that baby is placed in our care.  We are responsible for how we treat the baby and are expected to do what we can to […]