2 Peter 1:4 And because of his glory and excellence, he has given us great and precious promises. These are the promises that enable you to share his divine nature and escape the world’s corruption caused by human desires.
Jeremiah 29:11 For I know the plans I have for you,” says the Lord. “They are plans for good and not for disaster, to give you a future and a hope.
Matthew 11:28-29 “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.
He gives power to the weak and strength to the powerless.
Even youths will become weak and tired,
and young men will fall in exhaustion.
But those who trust in the Lord will find new strength.
They will soar high on wings like eagles.
They will run and not grow weary.
They will walk and not faint.
Philippians 4:19 And this same God who takes care of me will supply all your needs from his glorious riches, which have been given to us in Christ Jesus.
Romans 8:37-39 No, despite all these things, overwhelming victory is ours through Christ, who loved us. And I am convinced that nothing can ever separate us from God’s love. Neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither our fears for today nor our worries about tomorrow—not even the powers of hell can separate us from God’s love. No power in the sky above or in the earth below—indeed, nothing in all creation will ever be able to separate us from the love of God that is revealed in Christ Jesus our Lord.
Proverbs 1:33 But all who listen to me will live in peace,untroubled by fear of harm.”
John 14:27 “I am leaving you with a gift—peace of mind and heart. And the peace I give is a gift the world cannot give. So don’t be troubled or afraid.
Romans 10:9 If you confess with your mouth that Jesus is Lord and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved.
Romans 6:23 For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life through Christ Jesus our Lord. The promises of God are powerful and awesome to grasp. I pray that these scriptures about God’s promises were helpful to you today.
“Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy and my burden is light” (11:28-30).
Because Jesus is the Christ, the Son of the living God (16:16), he is bigger than our problems and worthy of our supreme trust and obedience.
All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to Jesus, and he has empowered each believer to manifest and share the good news of new life in him (28:18-20).
God has identified with us in our humanity through the humility and servanthood of the incarnation. Christ experienced the conditions of human limitations including his encounters with the temptations we face (1:12; 14:32-41).
Jesus offers the glorious gift of the forgiveness of sins (2:1-12) so that we can be cleansed and lifted up into a relationship with him.
When we lose our lives for Christ’s sake, we find our lives for the first time (8:34-37).
By God’s grace, we have the inestimable privilege of knowing true greatness by following our Lord in the path of servanthood to others (10:42-45).
The Lord God will give his Son the throne of David, and he will reign over the house of Jacob forever; his kingdom will never end (1:32-33).
Just as Jesus showed compassion by laying his hands on lepers and delivering people from their afflictions, so he is personally concerned for each of us and ready to meet our needs (4-5; 12:22-34).
When we hear Christ’s words and act on them, we are building on a foundation that well never be shaken (7:47-49).
As children of God, we can rejoice that our names are written in heaven (10:20).
We serve a seeking God who values each person and rejoices when we return to him (15).
Whoever receives Christ becomes a child of God, is given eternal life, is no longer under condemnation, and has crossed over from death to life (1:12; 3:16; 5:24).
Jesus came as the good shepherd to offer his sheep rich pasture and fullness of life (10:9-10).
He who believes in Jesus Christ will live, even though he dies, and whoever lives and believes in him will never die (11:25-26).
When we abide in Christ, we are given the power to bear lasting spiritual fruit that will glorify the Father (15:1-8).
When we come to believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, we are given the gift of life in his name (20:30-31).
God has given us the power of the indwelling Holy Spirit to enable us to be witnesses of the good news of forgiveness and life in Christ(1:8; 10:40-43).
It is through the resurrected Son of God that we are recipients of God’s abundant grace and power (4:12, 33).
God has fulfilled his promise to his people by raising up Jesus and by granting through him the forgiveness of sins. “Through him everyone who believes is justified from everything you could not be justified from by the law of Moses” (13:32-39; 16:30).
God is not far from each one of us, for in him we live and move and have our being (17:27-28).
The gospel is the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes in Jesus Christ; the gift of righteousness comes through faith in him and not through human effort (1:16-17).
As believers in Christ, we are justified (declared righteous) by his grace through the redemption that was made possible through his blood (3:23-25).
Since we have been united with Christ in his death, we will also be united with him in his resurrection; thus we can count ourselves dead to sin but alive to God in Christ Jesus (6:5-11).
Our present sufferings are not worth comparing with the glory that will be revealed in us (8:18).
In all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose, which is to be conformed to the likeness of his Son (8:28-29).
God’s will for us is always good, pleasing, and perfect (12:2).
We have been sanctified in Christ Jesus and have been made holy (1:2).
The message of the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God (1:18).
The things that God has prepared for those who love him are beyond human comprehension and imagination but he has revealed them to us by his spirit that dwells in us (2:9).
As God’s children, all things—whether the world or life or death or the present or the future—all are ours, and we are of Christ, and Christ is of God (3:22-23).
Our bodies are temples of the Holy Spirit who is in us, whom we have received from God, and we are not our own; we were bought at a price (6:19-20).
As in Adam all die, so in Christ all will be made alive; because we will be resurrected, we know that our labor in the Lord is not in vain (15:22, 58).
God is the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves have received from him (1:3-4).
God always leads us in triumphal procession in Christ and through us spreads everywhere the fragrance of the knowledge of him (2:14).
We, who with unveiled faces all reflect the Lord’s glory, are being transformed into his likeness with ever-increasing glory, which comes from the Lord, who is the Spirit (3:18).
We have the treasure of Christ in us, and this all-surpassing indwelling power is from God and not from us (4:7).
If anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; the old has gone, the new has come (5:17).
God made Christ who had no sin to be sin for us, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God (5:21).
Whoever sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and whoever sows generously will also reap generously; we should not give under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver. And God is able to make all grace abound to us, so that in all things at all times, having all that we need, we will abound in every good work (9:6-8).
Christ Jesus gave himself for our sins to rescue us from the present evil age (1:3-4).
As believers in Christ, we have been crucified with him, and it is no longer we who live, but Christ lives in us. The life we live in the body, we live by faith in the Son of God, who loved us and gave himself for us (2:20).
Christ redeemed us from the curse of the law by becoming a curse for us (3:13).
We who have been baptized into Christ have been clothed with Christ. There is neither Jew nor Greek, slave nor free, male nor female, for we are all one in Christ Jesus. If we belong to Christ, then we are Abraham’s seed, and heirs according to the promise (3:27-29).
When we live by the Spirit, we will not gratify the desires of the flesh. Since we live by the Spirit, we are called to keep in step with the Spirit (5:16, 25).
The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control (5:22-23).
We have been blessed in the heavenly realms with every spiritual blessing in Christ (1:3).
God has chosen us in Christ before the creation of the world to be holy and blameless in his sight (1:4).
It is by grace we have been saved through God’s gift of faith (2:8).
We are God’s workmanship, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do (2:10).
God is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine, according to his power that is at work within us (3:20).
Our new identity in Christ was created to be like God in true righteousness and holiness (4:24).
We were once darkness, but now we are light in the Lord (5:8).
He who began a good work in us will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus (1:6).
The fruit of righteousness comes through Jesus Christ to the glory and praise of God (1:9-11).
For those who know him, to live is Christ and to die is gain (1:21).
At the name of Jesus every knee will bow, in heaven and on earth and under the earth, and every tongue will confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father (2:10-11).
God works in us to will and to act according to his good purpose (2:13).
When we offer everything to God in prayer and petition with thanksgiving, and present our requests to him, our anxieties are replaced by the peace of God which transcends all understanding (4:6-7).
God will meet all our needs according to his glorious riches in Christ Jesus (4:19).
The Father has qualified us to share in the inheritance of the saints in the kingdom of light (1:12)
God has rescued us from the dominion of darkness and brought us into the kingdom of his beloved Son, in whom we have redemption, the forgiveness of sins (1:13).
We have been reconciled to God through Christ’s death so that we can be presented as holy in his sight, without blemish and free from accusation (1:22).
The riches of God’s mystery are Christ in us, the hope of glory (1:27).
In Christ all the fullness of the Deity lives in bodily form, and we have been given fullness in Christ, who is the head over every power and authority (2:10).
When we were dead in our sins, God made us alive with Christ and forgave us all our sins (2:13).
We have been raised with Christ; we died, and our life is now hidden with Christ in God. When Christ, who is our life, appears, then we also will appear with him in glory (3:1-4).
As God’s chosen people, we are holy and dearly loved (3:12).
As brothers in Christ, we are loved by God who has chosen us (1:4).
We are waiting for God’s Son from heaven, whom he raised from the dead—Jesus, who rescues us from the coming wrath (1:10).
Our hope, our joy, and the crown in which we will glory in the presence of our Lord Jesus when he comes are the people whom we have loved and served in his name (2:19-20).
Our God and Father has called us to be blameless and holy in his presence when our Lord Jesus comes with all his holy ones (3:13).
The Lord himself will come down from heaven, with a loud command, with the voice of the archangel and with the trumpet call of God, and the dead in Christ will rise first. After that, we who are still alive and are left will be caught up with them in the clouds to meet the Lord in the air. And so we will be with the Lord forever (4:16-17).
God did not appoint us to suffer wrath but to receive salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ. He died for us so that, whether we are awake or asleep, we may live together with him (5:9-10).
The God of peace desires to sanctify us completely, so that our whole spirit, soul, and body will be kept blameless at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ (5:23).
God will ultimately reward all believers who suffer for the sake of the gospel (1:5-10).
God’s purpose for us is that we glorify the name of our Lord Jesus (1:11-12).
The Father has chosen those who hope in Christ to be saved through the sanctifying work of the
Spirit and through belief in the truth. He has called us to this through the gospel, so that we might share in the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ (2:13-14).
The Lord desires to direct our hearts into his love and Christ’s perseverance (3:5).
The goal of God’s commands is love, which comes from a pure heart and a good conscience and a sincere faith (1:5).
The grace of our Lord was poured out on us abundantly, along with the faith and love that are in Christ Jesus (1:14).
Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners, so that those who believe on him will receive eternal life (1:15-16).
The Lord is the King eternal, immortal, invisible, the only God, who deserves honor and glory for ever and ever (1:17).
God our Savior wants all men to be saved and to come to a knowledge of the truth (2:4).
There is one God and one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus, who gave himself as a ransom for all men (2:5).
Physical training is of some value, but godliness has value for all things, holding promise for both the present life and the life to come (4:8).
Godliness with contentment is great gain (6:6).
We are not to put our hope in wealth, which is so uncertain, but to put our hope in God, who richly provides us with everything for our enjoyment (6:17).
God did not give us a spirit of timidity, but a spirit of power, of love and of self-discipline (1:7).
God has saved us and called us to a holy life—not because of anything we have done but because of his own purpose and grace (1:9).
The grace of God has been revealed through the appearing of our Savior, Christ Jesus, who has destroyed death and has brought life and immortality to light through the gospel (1:10).
God is able to guard what we have entrusted to him for the day when we see him (1:12).
If we died with Christ, we will also live with him; if we endure, we will also reign with him. If we disown him, he will also disown us; if we are faithless, he will remain faithful, for he cannot disown himself (2:11-13).
The Lord will award the crown of righteousness to all who have longed for his appearing (4:8).
The Lord will rescue us from every evil attack and will bring us safely to his heavenly kingdom (4:18).
A faith and knowledge of the truth that leads to godliness rests on the hope of eternal life, which God, who does not lie, promised before the beginning of time (1:1-2).
The grace of God that brings salvation has appeared to all men (2:11).
We wait for the blessed hope—the glorious appearing of our great God and Savior, Jesus Christ, who gave himself for us to redeem us from all wickedness and to purify for himself a people that are his very own, eager to do what is good (2:13-14).
When the kindness and love of God our Savior appeared, he saved us, not because of righteous things we had done, but because of his mercy. He saved us through the washing of rebirth and renewal by the Holy Spirit, whom he poured out on us generously through Jesus Christ our Savior, so that, having been justified by his grace, we might become heirs having the hope of eternal life (3:4-7).
We have received grace and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ (3).
God wants us to grow into a full understanding of every good thing we have in Christ (6).
Just as we have received God’s love, grace, and forgiveness, he now empowers us to offer the same to others (17-21).
The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ is with our spirits (25).
Jesus was made a little lower than Elohim and is now crowned with glory and honor because he suffered death, so that by the grace of God he might taste death for everyone (2:9).
Because Christ himself suffered when he was tempted, he is able to help those who are being tempted (2:18).
We do not have a high priest who is unable to sympathize with our weaknesses, but we have one who has been tempted in every way, just as we are—yet was without sin (4:15).
We can approach the throne of grace with confidence, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help us in our time of need (4:16).
Our hope in Christ is an anchor for the soul, firm and secure (6:19).
Jesus is able to save completely those who come to God through him, because he always lives to intercede for them (7:25).
Christ is the mediator of a new covenant, that those who are called may receive the promised eternal inheritance (9:15).
Faith is being sure of what we hope for and certain of what we do not see. And without faith it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to him must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who earnestly seek him (11:1, 6).
Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever (13:8).
Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows (1:17).
The man who looks intently into the perfect law that gives freedom, and continues to do this, not forgetting what he has heard, but doing it—he will be blessed in what he does (1:25).
Mercy triumphs over judgment (2:13).
The wisdom that comes from heaven is first of all pure; then peace loving, considerate, submissive, full of mercy and good fruit, impartial and sincere (3:17).
When we submit ourselves to God and resist the devil, he will flee from us (4:7).
When we come near to God, he will come near to us (4:8).
Whoever turns a sinner away from his error will save him from death and cover over a multitude of sins (5:20).
We have been chosen according to the foreknowledge of God the Father, by the sanctifying work of the Spirit, for obedience to Jesus Christ and sprinkling by his blood (1:2).
In God’s great mercy he has given us new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, and into an inheritance that can never perish, spoil or fade (1:3-4).
It was not with perishable things such as silver or gold that we were redeemed from the empty way of life we previously knew, but with the precious blood of Christ, a lamb without blemish or defect (1:18-19).
We have been born again, not of perishable seed, but of imperishable, through the living and enduring word of God (1:23).
We are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people belonging to God, that we may declare the praises of him who called us out of darkness into his wonderful light (2:9).
Christ bore our sins in his body on the tree, so that we might die to sins and live for righteousness; by his wounds we have been healed (2:24).
Christ died for sins once for all, the righteous for the unrighteous, to bring us to God (3:18).
We can cast all our anxiety on God because he cares for us (5:7).
The God of all grace, who called us to his eternal glory in Christ, after we have suffered a little while, will himself restore us and make us strong, firm and steadfast (5:10).
God has given us everything we need for life and godliness through our knowledge of him who called us by his own glory and goodness (1:3).
We have received God’s great and precious promises, so that through them we may participate in the divine nature and escape the corruption in the world caused by evil desires (1:4).
As we grow in faith, goodness, knowledge, self-control, perseverance, godliness, brotherly kindness, and love, we will make our calling and election sure and will receive a rich welcome into the eternal kingdom of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ (1:5-11).
With the Lord a day is like a thousand years, and a thousand years are like a day. The Lord is not slow in keeping his promise, as some understand slowness. He is patient with us, not wanting anyone to perish, but everyone to come to repentance (3:8-9).
We are looking forward to a new heaven and a new earth, the home of righteousness (3:13).
“God is light; in him there is no darkness at all” (1:5).
“If we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus, his Son, purifies us from every sin” (1:7).
“If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness” (1:9).
If we sin, “we have one who speaks to the Father in our defense—Jesus Christ, the Righteous One. He is the atoning sacrifice for our sins, and not only for ours but also for the sins of the whole world” (2:1-2).
“The world and its desires pass away, but the man who does the will of God lives forever” (2:17).
“How great is the love the Father has lavished on us, that we should be called children of God! And that is what we are!” (3:1).
“Now we are children of God, and what we will be has not yet been made known. But we know that when he appears, we shall be like him, for we shall see him as he is” (3:2).
“This is how God showed his love among us: He sent his one and only Son into the world that we might live through him. This is love: not that we loved God, but that he loved us and sent his Son as an atoning sacrifice for our sins” (4:9-10).
“There is no fear in love. But perfect love drives out fear, because fear has to do with punishment. The man who fears is not made perfect in love” (4:18).
“Everyone who believes that Jesus is the Christ is born of God, and everyone who loves the father loves his child as well” (5:1).
“God has given us eternal life, and this life is in his Son. He who has the Son has life; he who does not have the Son of God does not have life” (5:11-12).
“This is the assurance we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according to his will, he hears us. And if we know that he hears us—whatever we ask—we know that we have what we asked of him” (5:14-15).
The truth of the gospel of Jesus Christ “lives in us and will be with us forever” (v. 2).
As those who know Christ, we have received grace, mercy, and peace from God the Father and from Jesus Christ, the Father’s Son (v. 3).
When we walk in obedience to God’s commands, we are walking in the truth and in love (v. 6).
Whoever abides in the true teaching of the incarnate Christ has both the Father and the Son (v. 9).
Faithfulness to the truth of the gospel of Jesus Christ is a great source of joy to other believers (vv. 3-4).
When we serve and support those who are ambassadors of the truth of Jesus Christ , we become colaborers with them and participants in their ministry (vv. 5-8).
Those who have been called are loved by God the Father and kept by Jesus Christ (v. 1).
God offers believers the abundance of his mercy, peace, and love (v. 2).
The Lord gives us the power to build ourselves up in our most holy faith and to pray in the Holy Spirit (v. 20).
As we keep ourselves in God’s love, we can wait for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ to bring us to eternal life (v. 21).
The Lord is able to keep us from falling and to present us before his glorious presence without fault and with great joy (v. 24).
The only God our Savior will receive glory, majesty, power, and authority through Jesus Christ our Lord before all ages, now, and forevermore (v. 25).
Those who read the words of this prophecy and who hear it and take to heart what is written in it will be blessed (1:3).
Jesus Christ loves us and has freed us from our sins by his blood, and has made us to be a kingdom and priests to serve his God and Father (1:5-6).
Christ is the Living One who was dead, but is alive for ever and ever, and holds the keys of death and Hades (1:18).
“I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will go in and eat with him, and he with me. To him who overcomes, I will give the right to sit with me on my throne, just as
I overcame and sat down with my Father on his throne” (3:20-21).
Christ was slain, and with his blood he purchased men for God from every tribe and language and people and nation (5:9).
“The kingdom of the world has become the kingdom of our Lord and of his Christ, and he will reign for ever and ever” (11:15).
“Blessed and holy are those who have part in the first resurrection. The second death has no power over them, but they will be priests of God and of Christ and will reign with him for a thousand years” (20:6).
“He will wipe every tear from their eyes. There will be no more death or mourning or crying or pain, for the old order of things has passed away” (21:4).
“I am the Alpha and the Omega, the Beginning and the End. To him who is thirsty I will give to drink without cost from the spring of the water of life. He who overcomes will inherit all this, and I will be his God and he will be my son” (21:6-7).
“The Spirit and the bride say, ‘Come!’ And let him who hears say, ‘Come!” Whoever is thirsty, let him come; and whoever wishes, let him take the free gift of the water of life” (22:17).