" In the beginning GOD created the heavens and the earth . " GENESIS 1:1
" So GOD created man in HIS own image , in the image of GOD HE created him ;
male and female he created them . " GENESIS 1:27
" The LORD GOD said , " It is not good for man to be alone . I will make a helper
suitable for him. " GENESIS 2:18
" Then the LORD GOD made a woman from the rib HE had taken out of the man ,
and HE brought her to the man . The man said , " This is now bone of my bones
and flesh of my flesh ; she shall be called woman , for she was taken out of man .
For this reason a man shall will leave his father and mother and be united to
his wife , and they will become one flesh . " GENESIS 2:22-24
" There the LORD made a decree and a law for them (the Israelites ) , and there
HE tested them . HE said , "If you listen carefully to the voice of the LORD your
GOD and do what is right in HIS eyes , if you pay attention to HIS commands
and keep all HIS decrees , I will not bring on you any of the diseases I brought
on the Egyptians , for I AM the LORD who heals you . " EXODUS 16 :26
" Hear , O Israel: The LORD our GOD , the LORD is one. Love the LORD your GOD
with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength . These
commandments that I give you today are to be upon your hearts . Impress
them upon your children . " DEUTERONOMY 6:4-7a
" But the LORD said to Samuel , " Do not consider his appearance or his height
for I have rejected him . The LORD does not look at the things man looks at .
Man looks at the outward appearance , but the LORD looks at the heart .
1 SAMUEL 16:7
" If MY people , who are called by MY name, will humble themselves and pray
and seek MY face and turn from their wicked ways , then I will hear from
heaven and will forgive their sin and will heal their land . "
2 CHRONICLES 7:14
" Can a mortal be more righteous than GOD ? Can a man be more pure than his
MAKER ? " JOB 4:17
" And HE said to man , ' The fear of the LORD -that is wisdom , and to shun evil
is understanding . " JOB 28:28
" The LORD is my Shepherd , I shall not be in want . " PSALM 23 :1
"The fear of the LORD is the beginning of all wisdom. PSALM 111:10a
"How can young man keep his way pure? By living according to YOUR WORD.
" Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding
in all your ways acknowledge HIM , and HE will make straight your path ."
"There is a way that seems right to a man , but in the end it leads to death ."
" A friend loves at all times , and a brother is born for adversity."
" Wine is a mocker and beer a brawler ; whoever is led astray by them is not
wise." PROVERBS 20:1
" There is no wisdom , no insight , no plan that can succeed against the LORD.
" Train a child in the way he should , and when he is old he will not depart from
it. " PROVERBS 22:6
" If you lack the means to pay , your very bed will be snatched under from you ."
" Do not answer a fool according to his folly , or you will be like him yourself."
" As a dog returns to its vomit , so a fool repeats his folly." PROVERBS 26:11
" A quarrelsome wife is like a constant dripping on a rainy day."
"A wife of noble character who can find ? She is worth far more than rubies."
" Charm is deceptive, and beauty is fleeting ; but a woman who fears the LORD
is to be praised . " PROVERBS 31:30
"There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under heaven."
"For to us a Child is born , to us a Son is given, and the government will be on HIS
shoulders. And HE will be called WONDERFUL COUNSELOR, MIGHTY GOD,
EVERLASTING FATHER, PRINCE of PEACE. Of the increase of HIS government
and peace there will be no end . HE will reign on David's throne and over HIS
KINGDOM, establishing and upholding it with justice and righteousness from
that time on and forever." ISAIAH 9:6-7
" For I take no pleasure in the death of anyone, declares the SOVEREIGN LORD.
Repent and live !" EZEKIEL 18:32
" Even now," declares the LORD ," return to me with all your heart, with fasting
and weeping and mourning. Rend your heart and not your garments. Return
to the LORD your GOD , for HE is gracious and compassionate, slow to anger
and abounding in love, and HE relents from sending calamity." JOEL 2:12-13
May CHRIST be with you.................................................Summer