Tag: encourage

Seek First Project: Weighed Down by Worry (Day 16)

Worry weighs a person down;     an encouraging word cheers a person up. – Proverbs 12:25 The author of Proverbs sure puts this exactly right, doesn’t he? Don’t you feel weighed down? I do. Like anchors are tied to… Read More

Encouragement for Those Who Suffer (the Old Testament Version)

* The Lord himself will fight for you. Just stay calm. – Exodus 14:14 * Even though the fig trees have no blossoms, and there are no grapes on the vines; even though the olive crop fails, and… Read More

Encouragement for Those Who Suffer (the New Testament Version)

* All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. God is our merciful Father and the source of all comfort. He comforts us in all our troubles so that we can comfort others. When they… Read More

Sunday Scripture: 7/13/14

Brothers and sisters, we urge you to warn those who are lazy. Encourage those who are timid. Take tender care of those who are weak. Be patient with everyone. – 1 Thessalonians 5:14 If you have been helped… Read More

Action Verbs

“Be strong and courageous! Don’t be afraid or discouraged because of the king of Assyria or his mighty army, for there is a power far greater on our side! He may have a great army, but they are… Read More