The Psalmist David pleads the goodness and mercy of God for forgiveness of sin. Psalm 25:7 Do not remember the sins of my youth and my rebellious ways; according to Your love remember me, for You, Lord, are good. (NIV) Forgiveness of sin has been something God has been willing to do since before creation.
The apostle Paul writes that Jesus is Lord of creation and the church. Colossians 1:13 For He rescued us from the domain of darkness, and transferred us to the kingdom of His beloved Son . . . (NASB) This verse reads like a chapter from “The Lord of the Rings”! As we are born sinful
Nehemiah offers praise to the great Creator God. Nehemiah 9:6 You alone are the Lord. You have made the heavens, the heaven of heavens with all their host, the earth and all that is on it, the seas and all that is in them. You give life to all of them and the heavenly host
A Psalm of David – an affirmation of God’s deliverance. Psalm 56:13 For You have delivered my soul from death, indeed my feet from stumbling, so that I may walk before God in the light of the living. (NASB) Tradition says, David’s 56th Psalm was written after he was delivered from the camp of the
The apostle John affirms that Jesus is the divine Son of God. John 8:12 . . . [Jesus said] “I am the Light of the world; he who follows Me will not walk in the darkness, but will have the Light of life.” (NASB) Scripture says that God Himself lives in unapproachable light. If light
The apostle Paul writes of God reaching out to His people and bringing them together into His church. Ephesians 1:18 [The apostle Paul wrote] I pray that the eyes of your heart may be enlightened, so that you will know what is the hope of His calling . . . (NASB) The apostle Paul prays