in the presence of God – 373

so i thought it necessary to urge the brothers to go on ahead to you and arrange in advance for the gift you have promised, so that it may be ready as a willing gift, not as an exaction. [2 corinthians 9:5]    i so easily forget the goodness of God. i need...

in the presence of God – 372

the point is this: whoever sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and whoever sows bountifully will also reap bountifully. [2 corinthians 9:6]   before we recognize and meet with the presence of God … a word.  please, if you have not watched / listen to...

in the presence of God – 371

but i am sending the brothers so that our boasting about you may not prove empty in this matter, so that you may be ready, as i said you would be. otherwise, if some macedonians come with me and find that you are not ready, we would be humiliated—to say nothing of...

in the presence of God – 370

for God has not destined us for wrath, but to obtain salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ, who died for us so that whether we are awake or asleep we might live with him. therefore encourage one another and build one another up, just as you are doing.               ...

in the presence -369

and let us consider how to stir up one another to love and good works, not neglecting to meet together, as is the habit of some, but encouraging one another, and all the more as you see the day draw near. [hebrews 10:24]   it is an overwhelming privilege to be...

in the presence of God -368

now it is superfluous for me to write to you about the ministry for the saints, for i know your readiness, of which i boast about you to the people of macedonia, saying that achaia has been ready since last year. and your zeal has stirred up most of them. [2 cor...