Favorite Verse and Why

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On this thread we are listing our Favorite Verses and Why they are so significant to us. Please no wandering off topic.

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Maria's Favorites

Isaiah 6:8

Then I heard the voice of the Lord saying:
"Whom shall I send? Who will go for us?
"Here I am", I said, "Send me"!

Song 3:4

"When I found Him Whom my heart loves, I took hold of Him and would not let Him go."

Philippians 4:6-7
"Have no anxiety at all but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving make your request know to God. Then the peace of God that surpasses all understanding will guard your hearts and minds in Christ Jesus."

James 4:1-3

"Where do wars and where do the conflict among you come from? Is is not your passions that make war within your members? You covet, but you do not possess, you kill and envy but you cannot obtain. You do not possess because you do not ask. You ask, but you do not receive, because you ask wrongly, to spend it on your passions. Adulterers!
Do you not know that to be a lover of the world means enmity with God?"

1Corinthian 6:19
" Do you not know that your body is the temple of the Holy Spirit within you, whom you have from God, and that you are not your own? For you have been purchased at a price. Therefore, glorify God in your body".

Luke 14:11
"For everyone who tries to honor himself shall be humbled; and he who humbles himself shall be honored."

Hebrews 11:35
"And some women, through faith, received their loved ones back again from death."

Hebrews 12:5-7
"My son, do not disdain the discipline of the
Lord or lose heart when reproved by Him; for whom the Lord loves, He disciplines; He scourges every son He acknowledges. Endure your trials as disciplines".

1John 4:4
"You are of God, little children, and have overcome them because He who is in you is greater than he who is in the world".

James 3:6
'Consider how a small fire can set a huge forest ablaze. The tongue is also a fire. It exists among our members as a world of malice, defiling the whole body and setting the entire course of our lives on fire, itself set on fire by Gehenna.

Proverbs 30:8
"Give me neither poverty nor riches! Give me just enough to satisfy my needs! For if I grow rich, I may become content without God and if I am too poor, I may steal and thus insult God's holy name."


Psalm 18:1

Lord, how I love you! For You have done such tremendous things for me!

Yours in Christ,

Yours in Christ,
Maria 玛丽亚
CCEL Hostess