Virtues & Verses
An oldie but a goodie! Still applies to us today!
❝The Lord your God is in your midst, the Mighty One will save; He will rejoice over you with gladness, He will quiet you with His love. He will rejoice over you with singing…❞ Zephaniah 3:17†
Today I’d like to share with you some important virtues to pray for & passages to help you to grow in holiness:
FAITH: "Father God, it is by Your grace we have been saved, and through our faith - this is not of ourselves but a gift from you…” Ephesians 2:8-9.
HOPE: “May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound in hope…” Romans 15:4.
LOVE: “Help us to love because You first loved us…” 1 John 4:19.
FORGIVENESS: “Thank you for being faithful and just in forgiving us our sins and thus purifying us from all unrighteousness…” 1 John 1:9.
MERCY: “Let us be merciful, just as our Father is merciful…” Luke 6:36.
KINDNESS: “Let us be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving one another, just as He forgives us…” Ephesians 4:32.
GENEROSITY: “Let us be enriched in every way to be generous in every way, and to give the glory & thanks to the Lord…” 2 Corinthians 9:11.
COMPASSION: “Let us live in harmony with one another, be sympathetic and compassionate, love as brothers and sisters & be humble…” 1 Peter 3:8.
JOY: “Let us be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer…” Romans 12:12.
SALVATION: “Thank you for providing Jesus who is the way, the truth, the life & the only way to You…” John 14:6.
OBEDIENCE: “Help us to not merely listen to Your Word, and so deceive ourselves. Help us to do what it says…” James 1:22-25.
LIFE: “He came so that we may have life, and have it to the full…” John 10:10.
May we strive to stay focused on Christ & the shining light of hope that He is in these dark times. As we continue to receive God’s love & mercy each day, may we also be a reflection of that love to all we meet by remaining faithful, gracious, giving & forgiving.
Praying for you all!