- Number 1 Creator Street,
- Restoration Avenue,
- Love State.
- March 10th, 2018
LETTER OF HELP
My son, pay attention to what I say; turn your ear to my words. Do not let them out of your sight, keep them within your heart; for they are life to those who find them and health to one’s whole body.
Consider it pure joy, whenever you face trials of many kinds, because you know that the testing of your faith produces perseverance. Let perseverance finish its work so that you may be mature and complete, not lacking anything.
No temptation has overtaken you except what is common to mankind. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so that you can endure it.
For the grace of God has appeared that offers salvation to all people. It teaches us to say “No” to ungodliness and worldly passions, and to live self-controlled, upright and godly lives in this present age.
But you, man of God, flee from all this, and pursue righteousness, godliness, faith, love, endurance and gentleness. Fight the good fight of the faith. Take hold of the eternal life to which you were called when you made your good confession in the presence of many witnesses.
Watch and pray so that you will not fall into temptation. The spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak. In the same way, the Spirit helps us in our weakness.
Let us then approach God’s throne of grace with confidence, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help us in our time of need.
Don’t you know that you yourselves are God’s temple and that God’s Spirit dwells in your midst? If anyone destroys God’s temple, God will destroy that person; for God’s temple is sacred, and you together are that temple.
Since, then, you have been raised with Christ, set your hearts on things above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God. Set your minds on things above, not on earthly things. For you died, and your life is now hidden with Christ in God. When Christ, who is your life, appears, then you also will appear with him in glory.
Put to death, therefore, whatever belongs to your earthly nature: sexual immorality, impurity, lust, evil desires and greed, which is idolatry.
May your whole spirit, soul and body be kept blameless at the coming of (our Lord) Jesus Christ. The ONE who calls You is faithful, and HE will do it.
Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if anything is excellent or praiseworthy—think about such things.
Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it.
The Grace of (the Lord) Jesus be with you.
Proverbs 4:20-23, Matthew 26:41, Romans 8:26a, Philippians 4:8, Colossians 3:1-5, 1 Corinthians 3:16, 10:13, 16:23, 1 Thessalonians 5:23b-24, 1 Timothy 6:11-12, Titus 2:11-12, Hebrews 4:16, James 1:2-3
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