Change And Growth
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that has come to you. It is bearing fruit and growing all over the world, just as it has among you since the day you heard it and recognized God’s grace in the truth.
Can any of you add a single cubit to his height by worrying?
We all, with unveiled faces, are looking as in a mirror at the glory of the Lord and are being transformed into the same image from glory to glory; this is from the Lord who is the Spirit.
endurance produces proven character, and proven character produces hope.
so that you may walk worthy of the Lord, fully pleasing to Him, bearing fruit in every good work and growing in the knowledge of God.
Brothers, don’t be childish in your thinking, but be infants in regard to evil and adult in your thinking.
Then we will no longer be little children, tossed by the waves and blown around by every wind of teaching, by human cunning with cleverness in the techniques of deceit.
Just as you don’t know the path of the wind,
or how bones develop in the womb of a pregnant woman,
so you don’t know the work of God who makes everything.
Like newborn infants, desire the pure spiritual milk, so that you may grow by it for your salvation,
So faith comes from what is heard, and what is heard comes through the message about Christ.
rooted and built up in Him and established in the faith, just as you were taught, overflowing with gratitude.
May grace and peace be multiplied to you through the knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord.
“Heavens, sprinkle from above,
and let the skies shower righteousness.
Let the earth open up
so that salvation will sprout
and righteousness will spring up with it.
I, Yahweh, have created it.
You visit the earth and water it abundantly,
enriching it greatly.
God’s stream is filled with water,
for You prepare the earth in this way,
providing people with grain.
“Anyone who has an ear should listen to what the Spirit says to the churches. I will give the victor some of the hidden manna.I will also give him a white stone, and on the stone a new name is inscribed that no one knows except the one who receives it.
a wise man will listen and increase his learning,
and a discerning man will obtain guidance—
For this reason also, since the day we heard this, we haven’t stopped praying for you. We are asking that you may be filled with the knowledge of His will in all wisdom and spiritual understanding,
until the Spirit from heaven is poured out on us.
Then the desert will become an orchard,
and the orchard will seem like a forest.
And not only that, but we also rejoice in our afflictions, because we know that affliction produces endurance,
You also are being built together for God’s dwelling in the Spirit.
But grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. To Him be the glory both now and to the day of eternity. Amen.
You took off your former way of life, the old self that is corrupted by deceitful desires;
Now this is the message we have heard from Him and declare to you: God is light, and there is absolutely no darkness in Him.
For just as rain and snow fall from heaven
and do not return there
without saturating the earth
and making it germinate and sprout,
and providing seed to sow
and food to eat,
“But you, Daniel, keep these words secret and seal the book until the time of the end. Many will roam about, and knowledge will increase.”
This is why God delivered them over to degrading passions. For even their females exchanged natural sexual relations for unnatural ones.
for you are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus.
It’s the smallest of all the seeds, but when grown, it’s taller than the vegetables and becomes a tree, so that the birds of the sky come and nest in its branches.”
Then after desire has conceived, it gives birth to sin, and when sin is fully grown, it gives birth to death.
- Babies, Figurative Use
- Being Positive
- Growth In Grace
- Knowing God
- Knowing God's Will
- Like Children
- Not Worrying
- Spiritual Vitality
- Trusting God And Not Worrying
- Wisdom And Guidance
- Worry And Stress