And the peace of God, which passeth all understanding, shall keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus (Philippians 4:7 KJV) The term peace in the New Testament is used in different ways, including harmonious relationships between people and nations and especially between God and man. However, in the verse above, the context clarifies that
Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace, Whose mind is stayed on thee: Because he trusteth in thee (Isaiah 26:3, KJV) Isaiah prophesied the words above hundreds of years ago to give us the secret to peace when the storms of life are raging. First, he says, “Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace.” Peace
Beloved, I wish above all things that thou mayest prosper and be in health, even as thy soul prospereth (3 John 2, KJV) The words above reveal God’s heart for you. Know it and believe it! John, speaking to Gauis, said: “ I wish above all things that thou mayest prosper and be in health,
These things I have spoken unto you, that in me ye might have peace. In the world ye shall have tribulation: but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world (John 16:33, KJV) If you are living in the earth today, which I am sure you are, then you can quickly perceive the value
But let it be the hidden man of the heart, in that which is not corruptible, even the ornament of a meek and quiet spirit, which is in the sight of God of great price (1 Peter 3:4, KJV) In our normal day-to-day activities, quietness means the absence of sounds, whether human voices or inanimate
And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to the which also ye are called in one body; and be ye thankful (Colossians 3:15 KJV) The peace of God in the heart of the believer can serve as an umpire that the Lord uses to guide us in certain aspects of our lives.
For thus saith the Lord, Behold, I will extend peace to her like a river, and the glory of the Gentiles like a flowing stream…(Isaiah 66:12 KJV) During one of our recent Live Bible sessions, I extensively discussed the spiritual significance of water and a river. Water is used to refer to a spiritual supply
Be still, and know that I am God: I will be exalted among the heathen, I will be exalted in the earth (Ps. 46:10 KJV) This is God’s end-of-year message to you: “Be still, and know that I am God”. What does this mean? And most importantly, why would the Lord tell us to be