10 Scriptures On Courage

Courage. It is hard to come by these days. Often, it is mistaken as the absence of fear, but it is actually doing the right thing while being afraid. As a Christian, I often turn to the Bible to help me find inspiration when I feel I lack courage. In no particular order, here are…

The Real Christmas Story: Matthew 1:18 – 2:12

Matthew 1:18 – 2:12 (ESV) 18 Now the birth of Jesus Christ took place in this way. When his mother Mary had been betrothed to Joseph, before they came together she was found to be with child from the Holy Spirit. 19 And her husband Joseph, being a just man and unwilling to put her…

The Actual Christmas Story from the Gospel of Luke

Luke 2:1-20 1 In those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that the whole empire should be registered. 2 This first registration took place while Quirinius was governing Syria. 3 So everyone went to be registered, each to his own town. 4 And Joseph also went up from the town of Nazareth in Galilee, to Judea, to the city…

10 Scriptures For Joy

When I am feeling troubled or down, I do not feel like rejoicing. However, the Bible says that the Joy of the Lord is my strength. How does that work? It is not to pretend or be fake, but to find joy in being a Christian, knowing that our life is under God’s protective eye.…

10 Scriptures About Righteousness

What is the definition of righteousness? According to the dictionary, the definition is “the quality of being morally right or justifiable.” Living a moral life is incredibly important and God has mandated humanity to live in an upright righteous manner. How do we do this? It can be hard. Here are 10 Scriptures About Righteousness: If…