and I have filled him with the Spirit of God in skill, in understanding, in knowledge, and in all kinds of craftsmanship, to make artistic designs for work with gold, with silver, and with bronze, and with cutting and setting stone, and with cutting wood, to work in all kinds of craftsmanship.
For the LORD your God will bless you just as he has promised; you will lend to many nations but will not borrow from any, and you will rule over many nations but they will not rule over you.
If a fellow Israelite from one of your villages in the land that the LORD your God is giving you should be poor, you must not harden your heart or be insensitive to his impoverished condition.
The LORDʼs angel camps around
the LORDʼs loyal followers and delivers them.
“I will not abandon you as orphans, I will come to you.
Look, I have given you authority to tread on snakes and scorpions and on the full force of the enemy, and nothing will hurt you.
so we who are many are one body in Christ, and individually we are members who belong to one another.
For I am sure of this very thing, that the one who began a good work in you will perfect it until the day of Christ Jesus.
The Lord will deliver me from every evil deed and will bring me safely into his heavenly kingdom. To him be glory for ever and ever! Amen.
Happy is the one who endures testing, because when he has proven to be genuine, he will receive the crown of life that God promised to those who love him.
For this is the way God loved the world: He gave his one and only Son, so that everyone who believes in him will not perish but have eternal life.
The apostles said to the Lord, “Increase our faith!” So the Lord replied, “If you had faith the size of a mustard seed, you could say to this black mulberry tree, ʻBe pulled out by the roots and planted in the sea,ʼ and it would obey you.
God is not a man, that he should lie,
nor a human being, that he should change his mind.
Has he said, and will he not do it?
Or has he spoken, and will he not make it happen?
God settles those who have been deserted in their own homes;
he frees prisoners and grants them prosperity.
But sinful rebels live in the desert.
Yes, sons are a gift from the LORD,
the fruit of the womb is a reward.
In the light of the kingʼs face there is life,
and his favor is like the clouds of the spring rain.
Fellowship with God
The LORD is indeed going before you - he will be with you; he will not fail you or abandon you. Do not be afraid or discouraged!”
“For if you forgive others their sins, your heavenly Father will also forgive you.
Freedom from fear
For God did not give us a Spirit of fear but of power and love and self-control.
Freedom from worry
by casting all your cares on him because he cares for you.
A friend loves at all times,
and a relative is born to help in adversity.
No one has greater love than this - that one lays down his life for his friends. You are my friends if you do what I command you.
Bear much fruit
He is like a tree planted by flowing streams;
it yields its fruit at the proper time,
and its leaves never fall off.
He succeeds in everything he attempts.
As far as the eastern horizon is from the west,
so he removes the guilt of our rebellious actions from us.
As a father has compassion on his children,
so the LORD has compassion on his faithful followers.
For he knows what we are made of;
he realizes we are made of clay.
May he show the humble what is right!
May he teach the humble his way!
Delight thyself also in the LORD;
and he shall give thee the desires of thine heart.
Commit thy way unto the LORD;
trust also in him; and he shall bring it to pass.
Psa 37:4-5 KJV
Bless the LORD, O my soul,
and forget not all his benefits:
Who forgiveth all thine iniquities;
who healeth all thy diseases;
Psa 103:2-3 KJV
And I heard a great voice out of heaven saying, Behold, the tabernacle of God is with men, and he will dwell with them, and they shall be his people, and God himself shall be with them, and be their God. And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away.
Rev 21:3-4 KJV
The Holy Spirit
If ye then, being evil, know how to give good gifts unto your children: how much more shall your heavenly Father give the Holy Spirit to them that ask him?
Luk 11:13 KJV
The Holy Spirit
But the Comforter, which is the Holy Ghost, whom the Father will send in my name, he shall teach you all things, and bring all things to your remembrance, whatsoever I have said unto you.
Jn 14:26 KJV
For thou art my hope, O Lord GOD:
thou art my trust from my youth.
Psa 71:5 KJV
But there is a spirit in man:
and the inspiration of the Almighty giveth them understanding.
Job 32:8 KJV