God wants you to have an open heart to receive His love and truth. He will give it to you, just ask!
Read: Ezekiel 36:26
And I will give you a new heart, and I will put a new spirit in you. I will take out your stony, stubborn heart and give you a tender, responsive heart.
When you miss the mark, return to Him.
Read: Zechariah 1:3
Therefore say to them, ‘Thus says the Lord of hosts: “Return to Me,” says the Lord of hosts, “and I will return to you,” says the Lord of hosts.
God is your refuge no matter what!
Read: Psalm 46:1-3
God is our refuge and strength,
always ready to help in times of trouble.
2 So we will not fear when earthquakes come
and the mountains crumble into the sea.
3 Let the oceans roar and foam.
Let the mountains tremble as the waters surge!
Now is the time to be still and trust God to fight your battles.
Read: Exodus 14:14
The Lord himself will fight for you. Just stay calm.
God’s love is forever!
Read: Romans 8: 35, 37
Can anything ever separate us from Christ’s love? Does it mean he no longer loves us if we have trouble or calamity, or are persecuted, or hungry, or destitute, or in danger, or threatened with death?
No, despite all these things, overwhelming victory is ours through Christ, who loved us.
Ask God to help you change what you need to change.
Read: Psalm 119:37
Turn my eyes from worthless things,
and give me life through your word.
Remember, you are accountable for your actions.
Read: Psalm 9:16
The Lord is known by his acts of justice;
the wicked are ensnared by the work of their hands.
Be a role model to the next generations by having your actions aligned with God’s will.
Read: Deuteronomy 11:19-21
Fix these words of mine in your hearts and minds; tie them as symbols on your hands and bind them on your foreheads. 19 Teach them to your children, talking about them when you sit at home and when you walk along the road, when you lie down and when you get up. 20 Write them on the doorframes of your houses and on your gates, 21 so that your days and the days of your children may be many in the land the Lord swore to give your ancestors, as many as the days that the heavens are above the earth.
God is always forgiving when we sincerely repent. Nothing is beyond His reach of forgiveness.
Read: Luke 17:4 and 1Kings 21:29
Even if that person wrongs you seven times a day and each time turns again and asks forgiveness, you must forgive.
Do you see how Ahab has humbled himself before me? Because he has done this, I will not do what I promised during his lifetime. It will happen to his sons; I will destroy his dynasty.
God knows everything so it’s best to ask Him to lead.
Read: Psalm 129:23-24
Search me, God, and know my heart;
test me and know my anxious thoughts.
24 See if there is any offensive way in me,
and lead me in the way everlasting.