in the presence of God -146

for as we share abundantly in Christ’s sufferings, so through Christ we share abundantly in comfort too. if we are afflicted, it is for your comfort and salvation; and if we are comforted, it is for your comfort, which you experience when you patiently endure the same...

in the presence of God – 145

now may our Lord Jesus Christ Himself, and God our Father, who loved us and gave us eternal comfort and good hope through grace, comfort your hearts and establish them in every good work and word. [2 thessalonians 2:16-17] this short letter by paul to the church in...

in the presence of God – 144

[31] so the church throughout all judea and galilee and samaria had peace and was being built up. and walking in the fear of the Lord and in the comfort of the Holy Spirit, it multiplied. [acts 9:31] “walking in…the comfort of the Holy Spirit.” affliction can be...

in the presence of God – 143

who comforts us in all our affliction, so that we may be able to comfort those who are in any affliction, with the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted by God. [2 corinthians 1:4] i recently spoke at a memorial service for a young man that passed away...

in the presence of God -142

blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and God of all comfort, [2 corinthians 1:3] blessed be God. God blesses us a lot, far beyond what we can even imagine.  when he blesses us, strength will be given, we will be granted every...

in the presence of God – 141

grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. [2 corinthians 1:3] the world today doesn’t feel graceful, or peaceful. i am not graceful or peaceful in myself. in corinth, there was a temple, a popular temple where many indulged in...