Remembering God’s Promises When Life Throws You Lemons
Remembering God’s Promises When Life Throws to Lemons
So on Friday evening, I had such an amazing moment with very good friends in school. I laughed so hard that I became teary eyed. I haven’t laughed like that in a while, many thanks to life. I had tell one of the most important person in my life, I could not resist. She has helped me in ways I can’t imagine. Life has tossed me upside down, left, right, center. Before when life throws me lemons, I am so quick to make some juicy lemonade but in
This 2016, life has already given me enough lemons to start a lemonade company powerful enough to rival Schweppes but I’m still here being wavy and alive.
For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.
— Jeremiah 29:11
My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.
— 2 Corinthians 12:9
3.For I know the plans I have for you, declares the LORD, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope.
— Jeremiah 29:11
4.What, then, shall we say in response to these things? If God is for us, who can be against us?
— Romans 8:31
5.But God remembered Noah and all the wild animals and the livestock that were with him in the ark, and he sent a wind over the earth, and the waters receded.
— Genesis 8:1
6.And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.
— Romans 8:28
Many are saying of me, “God will not deliver him.” But you, LORD, are a shield around me, my glory, the One who lifts my head high. I call out to the LORD, and he answers me from his holy mountain. I lie down and sleep; I wake again, because the LORD sustains me. I will not fear though tens of thousands assail me on every side.
— Psalm 3:2-6
8.When Jesus saw him lying there and learned that he had been in this condition for a long time, he asked him, “Do you want to get well?”
— John 5:6
9.You will be secure, because there is hope; you will look about you and take your rest in safety. You will lie down, with no one to make you afraid, and many will court your favor.
— Job 11:18-19
10.Because of the LORD’s great love we are not consumed, for his compassions never fail. They are new every morning.
— Lamentations 3:22-23
11.Therefore we do not lose heart. Though outwardly we are wasting away, yet inwardly we are being renewed day by day. For our light and momentary troubles are achieving for us an eternal glory that far outweighs them all. So we fix our eyes not on what is seen, but on what is unseen, since what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen is eternal.
— 2 Corinthians 4:16-18
Be on your guard; stand firm in the faith; be courageous; be strong.
— 1 Corinthians 16:13
13.But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God’s special possession, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light.
— 1 Peter 2:9
14.Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or terrified because of them, for the LORD your God goes with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you.
— Deuteronomy 31:6
15.Therefore, my dear brothers and sisters, stand firm. Let nothing move you. Always give yourselves fully to the work of the Lord, because you know that your labor in the Lord is not in vain.
— 1 Corinthians 15:58
16.And God will wipe away every tear from their eyes; there shall be no more death, nor sorrow, nor crying. There shall be no more pain, for the former things have passed away.
— Revelation 21:4
For the evil man has no future; the lamp of the wicked will be put out.
— Proverbs 24:20
May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound in hope.
— Romans 15:13
19.The LORD your God is in your midst, a mighty one who will save; he will rejoice over you with gladness; he will quiet you by his love; he will exult over you with loud singing.
— Zephaniah 3:17
20.Though he slay me, I will hope in him.
— Job 13:15
21.Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.
— Isaiah 41:10
22.I can do all things through him who strengthens me.
— Philippians 4:13
23.No temptation has overtaken you that is not common to man. God is faithful, and he will not let you be tempted beyond your ability, but with the temptation he will also provide the way of escape, that you may be able to endure it.
— 1 Corinthians 10:13
24.No, in all these things we are more than conquerors through him who loved us. For I am sure that neither death nor life, nor angels nor rulers, nor things present nor things to come, nor powers, nor height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God in Christ Jesus our Lord.
— Romans 8:37-39
25.The LORD your God is in your midst, a mighty one who will save; he will rejoice over you with gladness; he will quiet you by his love; he will exult over you with loud singing.
— Zephaniah 3:17
26.Humble yourselves, therefore, under the mighty hand of God so that at the proper time he may exalt you, casting all your anxieties on him, because he cares for you.
— 1 Peter 5:6-7