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  • From the Bible, here is ample reason to praise God. We would be in deep trouble if it weren't for Jesus. I was teaching AWANA kids Wednesday. I was explaining to a little girl how Jesus is our righteousness.

    Therefore being justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ: By whom also we have access by faith into this grace wherein we stand, and rejoice in hope of the glory of God. And not only so, but we glory in tribulations also: knowing that tribulation worketh patience; And patience, experience; and experience, hope: And hope maketh not ashamed; because the love of God is shed abroad in our hearts by the Holy Ghost which is given unto us. For when we were yet without strength, in due time Christ died for the ungodly. For scarcely for a righteous man will one die: yet peradventure for a good man some would even dare to die. But God commendeth his love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us. Much more then, being now justified by his blood, we shall be saved from wrath through him. For if, when we were enemies, we were reconciled to God by the death of his Son, much more, being reconciled, we shall be saved by his life. And not only so, but we also joy in God through our Lord Jesus Christ, by whom we have now received the atonement. Romans 5:1-11

    No Jesus, No Life
    Know Jesus, Know Life

    June is Gay Pride Month.Tolerance and diversity? ☞ More like tolerate perversity.☠

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    • Holy, Holy, Holy! Lord God Almighty



      Holy, holy, holy! Lord God Almighty!
      Early in the morning our song shall rise to thee.
      Holy, holy, holy! Merciful and mighty,
      God in three persons, blessed Trinity!

      Holy, holy, holy! All the saints adore thee,
      casting down their golden crowns around the glassy sea;
      cherubim and seraphim falling down before thee,
      which wert, and art, and evermore shalt be.

      Holy, holy, holy! Though the darkness hide thee,
      though the eye of sinful man thy glory may not see,
      only thou art holy; there is none beside thee,
      perfect in power, in love and purity.

      Holy, holy, holy! Lord God Almighty!
      All thy works shall praise thy name, in earth and sky and sea.
      Holy, holy, holy! Merciful and mighty,
      God in three persons, blessed Trinity.

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      • Praise the Lord!
        As He went out of Jericho with His disciples…blind Bartimaeus, sat by the road begging…when he heard that it was Jesus of Nazareth, he began to cry out and say, “Jesus, Son of David, have mercy on me!”…So Jesus…commanded him to be called. Then they called the blind man…And throwing aside his garment, he rose and came to Jesus…Jesus said to him, “What do you want Me to do for you?” The blind man said to Him, “Rabboni, that I may receive my sight.”…Then Jesus said to him, “Go your way; your faith has made you well.” And immediately he received his sight and followed Jesus on the road. Mark 10:46-52




        I Asked the Lord

        I asked the Lord to comfort me
        When things weren’t going my way.
        He said to me “I will comfort you
        And lift your cares away.”
        I asked the Lord to walk with me
        When darkness was all that I knew.
        He said to me “Never be afraid,
        For I will see you through.”

        I did not ask for riches.
        He gave me wealth untold;
        The moon, the stars, the sun, the sky,
        And He gave me eyes to behold
        I thank the Lord for everything
        And I count my blessing each day.
        He came to me when I need Him,
        I only had to pray.

        He’ll come to you if you’ll ask Him to.
        He's only a prayer away.






        He said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for My strength is made perfect in weakness.”
        2 Corinthians 12:9

        He Giveth More Grace

        He giveth more grace when the burdens grow greater,
        He sendeth more strength when the labors increase;
        To added affliction He addeth His mercy;
        To multiplied trials, His multiplied peace.
        His love has no limit; His grace has no measure.
        His pow’r has no boundary known unto men;
        For out of His infinite riches in Jesus,
        He giveth, and giveth, and giveth again!



        Praise the Lord! Amen! and Amen!

        Blessings, peace, grace and to all here at TOL!

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        .....O LORD my God, in You I put my trust. Psalm 7:1
        .....To You, O LORD, I lift up my soul.
        Psalm 25:1

        Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around. ~ Leo Buscaglia

        The best portion of a person’s life -- are the little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and love. ~ William Wordsworth

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        • Be it known unto you all, and to all the people of Israel, that by the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, whom ye crucified, whom God raised from the dead, even by him doth this man stand here before you whole. Neither is there salvation in any other: for there is none other name under heaven given among men, whereby we must be saved.
          Acts 4:10-12


          My glory
          It is by your hand the heavens were stretched
          It is your hands for me that were out stretched
          and nailed to the wood so rough

          The earth is your foot stool
          and the heavens your throne
          and to a wooden beam were your feet nailed

          You are the Creator of all things
          There in nothing that was not made by you,
          and yet for me you her nailed to a tree

          I will kneel before no other
          You are my master
          and my King.

          You are my righteousness
          my glory and splendor.
          I will ever praise the name of Jesus


          June is Gay Pride Month.Tolerance and diversity? ☞ More like tolerate perversity.☠

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          • Praise the Lord!

            Be strong in the Lord and in the power of His might.
            Ephesians 6:10
            Put on the whole armor of God.
            Ephesians 6:11





            Be Strong in The Lord

            Be strong in the Lord and in His power;
            Put on His armor every day.
            Thus you can take your stand each hour;
            The devil’s schemes won’t lead you astray.
            The battle’s like a flood,
            Though not ’gainst flesh and blood;
            But ’gainst the spiritual realm,
            Where Satan is at the helm;
            You face the powers of darkness.

            Take God’s full armor — your life surround,
            So when the day of evil appears,
            You’ll then be able to stand your ground,
            And after all, to stand without fear.
            Stand firm, then, in the faith,
            The belt of truth in place;
            Breastplate of righteousness,
            Feet shod with readiness

            That comes from the true Gospel of peace.
            Take, over all, the shield of faith,
            To quench the flaming arrows outpoured.
            Salvation’s helmet wear over your face,
            And take the Word, the Spirit’s sword.
            Pray in the Spirit’s power,
            All kinds of prayers each hour.
            Be always on alert,
            And pray for all the Church.
            Through God you’ll win the battle!






            Watch, stand fast in the faith, be brave, be strong.
            1 Corinthians 16:13

            Am I a Soldier of the Cross?

            Am I a soldier of the cross, a follower of the Lamb,
            And shall I fear to own His cause, or blush to speak His name?
            Must I be carried to the skies on flowery beds of ease,
            While others fought to win the prize, and sailed through bloody seas?
            Thy saints in all this glorious war shall conquer, though they die;
            They see the triumph from afar, by faith’s discerning eye.
            When that illustrious day shall rise, and all Thy armies shine
            In robes of victory through the skies, the glory shall be Thine.



            Praise the Lord! Amen! and Amen!

            Blessings, peace, grace and to all here at TOL!
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            .....O LORD my God, in You I put my trust. Psalm 7:1
            .....To You, O LORD, I lift up my soul.
            Psalm 25:1

            Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around. ~ Leo Buscaglia

            The best portion of a person’s life -- are the little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and love. ~ William Wordsworth

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            • Originally posted by Psalmist View Post



              Be Strong in The Lord

              Be strong in the Lord and in His power;
              Put on His armor every day.
              Thus you can take your stand each hour;
              The devil’s schemes won’t lead you astray.
              The battle’s like a flood,
              Though not ’gainst flesh and blood;
              But ’gainst the spiritual realm,
              Where Satan is at the helm;
              You face the powers of darkness.

              Take God’s full armor — your life surround,
              So when the day of evil appears,
              You’ll then be able to stand your ground,
              And after all, to stand without fear.
              Stand firm, then, in the faith,
              The belt of truth in place;
              Breastplate of righteousness,
              Feet shod with readiness

              That comes from the true Gospel of peace.
              Take, over all, the shield of faith,
              To quench the flaming arrows outpoured.
              Salvation’s helmet wear over your face,
              And take the Word, the Spirit’s sword.
              Pray in the Spirit’s power,
              All kinds of prayers each hour.
              Be always on alert,
              And pray for all the Church.
              Through God you’ll win the battle!






              Watch, stand fast in the faith, be brave, be strong.
              1 Corinthians 16:13

              Am I a Soldier of the Cross?

              Am I a soldier of the cross, a follower of the Lamb,
              And shall I fear to own His cause, or blush to speak His name?
              Must I be carried to the skies on flowery beds of ease,
              While others fought to win the prize, and sailed through bloody seas?
              Thy saints in all this glorious war shall conquer, though they die;
              They see the triumph from afar, by faith’s discerning eye.
              When that illustrious day shall rise, and all Thy armies shine
              In robes of victory through the skies, the glory shall be Thine.



              Praise the Lord! Amen! and Amen!

              Blessings, peace, grace and to all here at TOL!
              He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep to gain what he cannot lose.

              Jim Elliot

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              • A song of Praise
                Lord you are my pilot,
                you have taught my soul to
                soar on the winds of your Praise.
                And I shall do so now.
                You hands have stretched out the heavens.
                you have shaped mountains,
                and filled the seas,
                All of creation declares Your name.
                You call all the stars my name.
                Yet they they cannot be counted by mankind.
                We do not know how many of them there are.
                You know them all by name!
                You can count all the hairs on my head.
                and yet your have regarded me in my small state.
                The hands that shaped the universe
                were nailed to a cross for me.
                I will sing of Your glory
                all of my days.

                He telleth the number of the stars; he calleth them all by their names.
                Great is our Lord, and of great power: his understanding is infinite.
                Psalm 147: 4-5

                June is Gay Pride Month.Tolerance and diversity? ☞ More like tolerate perversity.☠

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                • Originally posted by Sherman View Post

                  A song of Praise
                  Lord you are my pilot,
                  you have taught my soul to
                  soar on the winds of your Praise.
                  And I shall do so now.
                  You hands have stretched out the heavens.
                  you have shaped mountains,
                  and filled the seas,
                  All of creation declares Your name.
                  You call all the stars my name.
                  Yet they they cannot be counted by mankind.
                  We do not know how many of them there are.
                  You know them all by name!
                  You can count all the hairs on my head.
                  and yet your have regarded me in my small state.
                  The hands that shaped the universe
                  were nailed to a cross for me.
                  I will sing of Your glory
                  all of my days.

                  He telleth the number of the stars; he calleth them all by their names.
                  Great is our Lord, and of great power: his understanding is infinite.
                  Psalm 147: 4-5
                  Another Psalmist?
                  He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep to gain what he cannot lose.

                  Jim Elliot

                  Comment



                  • Rising While it is Yet Early
                    While it is yet early
                    I will rise,
                    and sing of your name,
                    The heavens declare your Glory,
                    There is nothing made,
                    That was not made by you,
                    All life has its breath by you,
                    You are the first cause
                    of the great Universe,
                    It is by your Word
                    that it has its being,
                    All creation declares Your Name,
                    from the smallest insect,
                    to the greatest Star,
                    If my lips were silent,
                    The rocks would cry out,
                    even the falling rain,
                    reminds me that you are,
                    the clouds painted with morning light,
                    declare to me that You are,
                    I cannot but sing
                    That you are The Lord of Creation

                    My voice shalt thou hear in the morning, O Lord; in the morning will I direct my prayer unto thee, and will look up. Psalm 5:3

                    June is Gay Pride Month.Tolerance and diversity? ☞ More like tolerate perversity.☠

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                    • Originally posted by Sherman View Post

                      Rising While it is Yet Early
                      While it is yet early
                      I will rise,
                      and sing of your name,
                      The heavens declare your Glory,
                      There is nothing made,
                      That was not made by you,
                      All life has its breath by you,
                      You are the first cause
                      of the great Universe,
                      It is by your Word
                      that it has its being,
                      All creation declares Your Name,
                      from the smallest insect,
                      to the greatest Star,
                      If my lips were silent,
                      The rocks would cry out,
                      even the falling rain,
                      reminds me that you are,
                      the clouds painted with morning light,
                      declare to me that You are,
                      I cannot but sing
                      That you are The Lord of Creation

                      My voice shalt thou hear in the morning, O Lord; in the morning will I direct my prayer unto thee, and will look up. Psalm 5:3
                      Sherman, thanks for posting in "Praise the Lord III" and for adding the Scripture verse to the verses, that gives the the vereses a point of reference.
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                      .....O LORD my God, in You I put my trust. Psalm 7:1
                      .....To You, O LORD, I lift up my soul.
                      Psalm 25:1

                      Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around. ~ Leo Buscaglia

                      The best portion of a person’s life -- are the little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and love. ~ William Wordsworth

                      Comment






                      • Praise the Lord!

                        The LORD is my rock and my fortress and my deliverer;
                        My God, my strength, in whom I will trust;
                        My shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold.

                        Psalm 18:2
                        I will go in the strength of the Lord GOD.
                        Psalm 71:16





                        I Will Go in the Strength of the Lord

                        I will go in the strength of the Lord,
                        In the path He hath marked for my feet:
                        I will follow the light of His Word,
                        Nor shrink from the dangers I meet.
                        His presence my steps shall attend:
                        His fullness my wants shall supply;
                        On Him, till my journey shall end,
                        My hope shall securely rely.

                        I will go in the strength of the Lord,
                        To the work He appoints me to do:
                        In the joy which His smile shall afford
                        My soul shall her vigor renew.
                        His wisdom will guard me from harm,
                        His pow’r my sufficiency prove;
                        I will trust His omnipotent arm,
                        I will rest in His covenant love.

                        I will go in the strength of the Lord,
                        To each conflict which faith may require,
                        His grace, as my shield and reward,
                        My courage and zeal shall inspire.
                        If He issue the word of command
                        To meet and encounter the foe,
                        Though with sling and with stone in my hand,
                        In the strength of the Lord I will go.






                        “I will follow You wherever You go.”
                        Matthew 8:19

                        If Jesus Goes With Me

                        It may be in the valley, where countless dangers hide;
                        It may be in the sunshine that I, in peace, abide;
                        But this one thing I know if it be dark or fair,
                        If Jesus is with me, I’ll go anywhere!
                        ’Tis Heaven to me, where’er I may be, if He is there!
                        I count it a privilege here, His cross to bear,
                        If Jesus goes with me, I’ll go anywhere!



                        Praise the Lord! Amen! and Amen!

                        Blessings, peace, grace and to all here at TOL!
                        sigpic

                        .....O LORD my God, in You I put my trust. Psalm 7:1
                        .....To You, O LORD, I lift up my soul.
                        Psalm 25:1

                        Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around. ~ Leo Buscaglia

                        The best portion of a person’s life -- are the little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and love. ~ William Wordsworth

                        Comment



                        • My Life is not my own

                          I belong to Lord
                          For he is my pilot.
                          I am nothing with out Him
                          in the Pilot seat.
                          He is My strength
                          He causes me
                          to mount up on wings
                          like the eagle
                          I shall not me weary
                          As i soar in the power of His love

                          I belong to the Lord
                          for He is my strength.
                          when grow less
                          He he becomes more.
                          He decrease
                          He increases.
                          May the world see Him
                          when they look upon me.
                          let me a mirror that reflects
                          His likeness.

                          I belong to the Lord
                          He is my light.
                          let glory in me
                          light up the darkness.
                          let drive back
                          the evil around me.
                          let me soar on glowing flame
                          lit with His glory
                          lighting up the night
                          so that they may see Jesus' Glory


                          But they that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint. Isaiah 40:31

                          June is Gay Pride Month.Tolerance and diversity? ☞ More like tolerate perversity.☠

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                          • Praise the Lord!

                            Bear you one another’s burdens, and so fulfill the law of Christ.
                            Galatians 6:2






                            Bear Ye One Another’s Burdens

                            Bear you one another’s burdens, as you struggle on thro’ life;
                            Turn not on your erring brother, add not to his care and strife;
                            Let your heart beat kindly for him, for this world with sin is rife.
                            If his burden be so heavy that he stoops beneath the care,
                            Help him bear it, of your vigor, give him as you well can spare.

                            Wipe away the tears of sorrow falling from his weary eyes;
                            Point him to a joy eternal, in the land beyond the skies,
                            Ere his pining heart in anguish, bitter, hopeless anguish, dies.
                            Sympathy and love can brighten burdens that are hard to bear;
                            Angels bright will help you nobly, angels from the land so fair.

                            Wrap not close your mantle ’round you Mantle dark, of selfish pride;
                            In your bosom, gentle impulse do not strive to crush or hide;
                            There is much of good and evil in this world so broad and wide.
                            Much for willing hearts of labor, much of good there is to do;
                            Then arouse! leave not the burden bearing heavy on the few.






                            Whosoever will come after Me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow Me.
                            Mark 8:34

                            Carry Your Cross With A Smile

                            Tho’ your heart may be heavy with sorrow and care,
                            You may others to gladness beguile,
                            If a face like the light of the morning you wear,
                            Let the well by the wayside that flows unto all
                            Strength impart for each step of the mile;
                            Let your faith the great promises often recall,
                            For the work that you faithfully, willingly do,
                            So carry your cross with a smile!



                            Praise the Lord! Amen! and Amen!

                            Blessings, peace, grace and to all here at TOL!
                            sigpic

                            .....O LORD my God, in You I put my trust. Psalm 7:1
                            .....To You, O LORD, I lift up my soul.
                            Psalm 25:1

                            Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around. ~ Leo Buscaglia

                            The best portion of a person’s life -- are the little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and love. ~ William Wordsworth

                            Comment






                            • Praise the Lord!

                              For if we live, we live to the Lord; and if we die, we die to the Lord.
                              Therefore, whether we live or die, we are the Lord's.

                              Romans 14:8





                              Living for Jesus

                              Living for Jesus O what peace!
                              Rivers of pleasure never cease.
                              Trials may come, yet I’ll not fear.
                              Living for Jesus, He is near.

                              Living for Jesus O what rest!
                              Pleasing my Savior, I am blest.
                              Only to live for Him alone,
                              Doing His will till life is done!

                              Living for Jesus everywhere,
                              All of my burden He doth bear.
                              Friends may forsake me; He’ll be true.
                              Trusting in Him, He’ll guide me through.

                              Living for Jesus till at last
                              Into His glory I have passed;
                              There to behold Him on His throne,
                              Hear from His lips, “My child, well done!”

                              Help me to serve Thee more and more.
                              Help me to praise Thee o’er and o’er;
                              Live in Thy presence day by day,
                              Never to turn from Thee away.






                              He must increase, but I must decrease.
                              John 3:30

                              Less of Self and More of Jesus

                              Less of self and more of Jesus, less of man and more of God;
                              Earnest prayer of many workers in the vineyard of the Lord.
                              Less of self and more of Jesus, pleads the saint in earnest prayer,
                              For he labors souls to rescue from the tempter’s cruel snare.
                              Self concealed, faith works its wonders, trusts the merit of the blood;
                              Claims for Christ the sinner’s ransom, leads the penitent to God.
                              Less of self and more of Jesus, as in social life we meet;
                              May the beauties of salvation others lead to Jesus’ feet.
                              Less of self and more of Jesus Yes, more of Jesus!



                              Praise the Lord! Amen! and Amen!

                              Blessings, peace, grace and to all here at TOL!
                              sigpic

                              .....O LORD my God, in You I put my trust. Psalm 7:1
                              .....To You, O LORD, I lift up my soul.
                              Psalm 25:1

                              Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around. ~ Leo Buscaglia

                              The best portion of a person’s life -- are the little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and love. ~ William Wordsworth

                              Comment






                              • Praise the Lord!

                                The Father of mercies and God of all comfort.
                                2 Corinthians 1:3





                                God of All Comfort

                                “God of all comfort,” calm and fair
                                Stretch the broad plains beneath Thine eye;
                                And silent, through the hazy air,
                                Rise the blue hills to meet the sky.

                                The music of the Sabbath bells
                                Floats softly on the balmy air,
                                And the green earth in thousand tones
                                Lifts to Thy throne her grateful prayer.

                                “God of all comfort,” deeper far
                                Than the glad voice of earth or sea,
                                Swells the full tide of thankful song
                                Our hearts would offer unto Thee.

                                Yet when we strive, our lips can frame
                                No words to speak Thy matchless love,
                                So far the honor of Thy name
                                Lies all our highest thoughts above.

                                Read Thou within our silent hearts,
                                The songs they vainly seek to raise,
                                And count their grateful tears for prayer,
                                Their blessed joy for tuneful praise.






                                He will gather the lambs with His arm, and carry them in His bosom.
                                Isaiah 40:11

                                Near to the Heart of God

                                There is a place of quiet rest, near to the heart of God.
                                A place where sin cannot molest, near to the heart of God.
                                There is a place of comfort sweet, near to the heart of God.
                                A place where we our Savior meet, near to the heart of God.
                                There is a place of full release, near to the heart of God.
                                A place where all is joy and peace, near to the heart of God.
                                O Jesus, blest Redeemer, sent from the heart of God,
                                Hold us who wait before Thee near to the heart of God.




                                Praise the Lord! Amen! and Amen!

                                Blessings, peace, grace and to all here at TOL!
                                sigpic

                                .....O LORD my God, in You I put my trust. Psalm 7:1
                                .....To You, O LORD, I lift up my soul.
                                Psalm 25:1

                                Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around. ~ Leo Buscaglia

                                The best portion of a person’s life -- are the little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and love. ~ William Wordsworth

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