THE ISSUES OF LIFE
Proverbs 4:23 (NKJV)
Keep your heart with all diligence, for out of it spring the issues of life.
1 Timothy 6:17 (CEV)
Warn the rich people of this world not to be proud or to trust in wealth that is easily lost. Tell them to have faith in God, who is rich and blesses us with everything we need to enjoy life.
John 10:10 (NLT)
The thief’s purpose is to steal and kill and destroy. My purpose is to give them a rich and satisfying life.
Nehemiah 8:10b (NLT)
Don’t be dejected and sad, for the joy of the Lord is your strength!
WHAT YOU THINK ABOUT YOU BECOME
Proverbs 23:7 (NKJV)
For as he thinks in his heart, so is he.
Philippians 4:8 (NLT)
And now, dear brothers and sisters, one final thing. Fix your thoughts on what is true, and honorable, and right, and pure, and lovely, and admirable. Think about things that are excellent and worthy of praise.
Philippians 4:13 (NKJV)
I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.
LET GO OF THE PAST
Ecclesiastes 3:1,6 (MSG)
1 There's an opportune time to do things, a right time for everything on the earth:
6 A right time to hold on and another to let go.
Philippians 2:13 (NLT)
For God is working in you, giving you the desire and the power to do what pleases him.
Philippians 3:12-14 (GW)
12 It’s not that I’ve already reached the goal or have already completed the course. But I run to win that which Jesus Christ has already won for me. 13 Brothers and sisters, I can’t consider myself a winner yet. This is what I do: I don’t look back, I lengthen my stride, and 14 I run straight toward the goal to win the prize that God’s heavenly call offers in Christ Jesus.
LEARN TO SAY “GOODBYE” AND SAY “HELLO”
Genesis 41:50-52 (NKJV)
50 And to Joseph were born two sons before the years of famine came, whom Asenath, the daughter of Poti-Pherah priest of On, bore to him. 51 Joseph called the name of the firstborn MANASSEH: “For God has made me forget all my toil and all my father’s house.” 52 And the name of the second he called EPHRAIM: “For God has caused me to be fruitful in the land of my affliction.” "
Colossians 2:12 (NLT)
For you were buried with Christ when you were baptized. And with him you were raised to new life because you trusted the mighty power of God, who raised Christ from the dead.