Give your burdens to the Lord,
and he will take care of you.
He will not permit the godly to slip and fall.
Psalm 55:22 (New Living Translation)
Cast your burden on the LORD,
And He shall sustain you;
He shall never permit the righteous to be moved.
Psalm 55:22 (New King James Version)
Pile your troubles on God’s shoulders—
he’ll carry your load, he’ll help you out.
He’ll never let good people
topple into ruin.
Psalm 55:22 (The Message)
Teach us to make the most of our time,
so that we may grow in wisdom.
Psalm 90:12 (New Living Translation)
Teach us to number our days aright,
that we may gain a heart of wisd
Psalm 90:12 (New International Version)
Oh! Teach us to live well!
Teach us to live wisely and well!
Psalm 90:12 (The Message)
Realizing that life is short helps us use the little time we have more wisely and for eternal good. Take time to number your days by asking, “What do I want to see happen in my life today? What small step could I take toward that purpose today?”
An honest life shows respect for God;
a degenerate life is a slap in his face.
Proverbs 14:2 (The Message)
He whose walk is upright fears the LORD,
but he whose ways are devious despises him.
Proverbs 14:2 (New International Version)
Those who follow the right path fear the Lord;
those who take the wrong path despise him.
Proverbs 14:2 (New Living Translation)
I have come as a light to shine in this dark world, so that all who put their trust in me will no longer remain in the dark.
John 12:46 (New Living Translation)
I have come as a light into the world, that whoever believes in Me should not abide in darkness.
John 12:46 (New King James Version)
I am Light that has come into the world so that all who believe in me won’t have to stay any longer in the dark.
John 12:46 (The Message)
Have you ever gone camping and went on a night hike? As you walk up the hill and turn your flashlight on it can be seen for miles! Jesus came into a dark world to be that light to lead people out of the darkness.
As soon as I pray, you answer me;
you encourage me by giving me strength.
Psalm 138:3 (New Living Translation)
When I called, you answered me;
you made me bold and stouthearted.
Psalm 138:3 (New International Version)
The moment I called out, you stepped in;
you made my life large with strength.
Psalm 138:3 (The Message)
It is so nice to know that when you pray He is there to answer you and to help you get through it!
Show me the right path, O Lord;
point out the road for me to follow.
Psalm 25:4 (New Living Translation)
Show me your ways, O LORD,
teach me your paths;
Psalm 25:4 (New International Version)
Show me how you work, God;
School me in your ways.
Psalm 25:4 (The Message)
Whatever I have, wherever I am, I can make it through anything in the One who makes me who I am.
Philippians 4:13 (The Message)
I can do everything through him who gives me strength.
Philippians 4:13 (New International Version)
For I can do everything through Christ, who gives me strength.
Philippians 4:13 (New Living Translation)