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But it is good for me to draw near to God… Psalm 73:28a

Love Me

author Posted by: Mike on date Jun 21st, 2017 | filed Filed under: Bible Study, God

I love GodThe phrase, “love me” occurs nine times in the Bible.  This first time it occurs is in the account of Jacob and his wives. In this account, Jacob is tricked into marrying Leah when he really loved her younger sister Rachel. The Bible tells us in Genesis 29:30 that Jacob loved Rachel more than Leah. Because of this we read:

And when the LORD saw that Leah was hated, he opened her womb: but Rachel was barren. – Genesis 29:31 (KJV)

There is one thing that Leah wanted from her husband, Jacob – that he would love her.

(Genesis 29:32) “And Leah conceived, and bare a son, and she called his name Reuben: for she said, Surely the LORD hath looked upon my affliction; now therefore my husband will love me.”

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Monday Memory Verse Review – 3/20/17

author Posted by: Mike on date Mar 20th, 2017 | filed Filed under: Monday Memory Verse

If you have stuck with this for the past four weeks, you should have memorized four new passages of scripture. Congratulations!  This week is review week. Drill yourself using the index cards you made.  Once you are doing well, find someone who can quiz you.

Listed below are the four passages your should know.

For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. – John 3:16 (KJV)

And why call ye me, Lord, Lord, and do not the things which I say? – Luke 6:46 (KJV)

That if thou shalt confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus, and shalt believe in thine heart that God hath raised him from the dead, thou shalt be saved. – Romans 10:9 (KJV)

But as many as received him, to them gave he power to become the sons of God, even to them that believe on his name: – John 1:12 (KJV)

Be sure to use your King James Bible! If you need a Bible, you can request one on this page: Free Bible.

Tips for Bible verse memorization can be found in this post: New Feature! Monday Memory Verse.

Monday Memory Verse – 2/27/17

author Posted by: Mike on date Feb 27th, 2017 | filed Filed under: Monday Memory Verse

Our memory verse for this week is : Luke 6:46. Copy it to a 3×5 index card that you can carry with you this week.

Be sure to use your King James Bible! If you need a Bible, you can request one on this page: Free Bible.

And why call ye me, Lord, Lord, and do not the things which I say? – Luke 6:46 (KJV)

Tips for Bible verse memorization can be found in this post: New Feature! Monday Memory Verse.

Monday Memory Verse – 2/20/17

author Posted by: Mike on date Feb 20th, 2017 | filed Filed under: Monday Memory Verse

Our memory verse for this week is a verse that everyone should know: John 3:16. Copy it to a 3×5 index card that you can carry with you this week.

Be sure to use your King James Bible! If you need a Bible, you can request one on this page: Free Bible.

For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. – John 3:16 (KJV)

Tips for Bible verse memorization can be found in this post: New Feature! Monday Memory Verse.

Nicodemus – John 3:1-7

author Posted by: Mike on date Sep 6th, 2004 | filed Filed under: Bible Study, Faith, Jesus

You have probably heard it said that there is no such thing as a dumb question. Or, to put it another way, the only dumb question is one that is not asked. I think that I could add to this by saying that smart questions are questions that are asked with sincere motives. Read more »