SSMT 2017: Verse 7!

Beth, Houston, TX
“For I have derived much joy and comfort from your love, my brother, because the hearts of the saints have been refreshed through you.” Philemon 7 (ESV)


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  1. 51
    Carol King says:

    Carol from Genoa, Nevada

    Blessed is the one who perseveres under trial because, having stood the test, that person will receive the crown of life that the Lord has promised to those who love him.
    James 1:12

  2. 52
    Kristie Terpstra says:

    Kristie, Montgomery, TX: “Rejoice with those who rejoice; mourn with those who mourn. ”
    Romans 12:15 NIV

  3. 53
    Audrey says:

    Audrey~Lebanon, IN
    Romans 6:21 NIV
    What benefit did you reap at that time from the things you are now ashamed of? Those things result in death!

  4. 54
    carolyn dypsky says:

    Carolyn from Bishopville, MD
    “Christ is the visible image of the invisible God. He existed before anything was created and is supreme over all creation.” Colossians 1:15 NLT

  5. 55
    Susan Scott says:

    “I am not ashamed, because I know the One I have believed in and am persuaded that He is able to guard what has been entrusted to me until that day.” 2 Timothy 1:12 (ESV)

  6. 56
    Michelle says:

    Michelle from Chehalis, Wa – 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 NIV

  7. 57
    Mary Ruth says:

    Mary Ruth from Normal, IL: “Take the helmet of salvation and the sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God.”Ephesians 6:17 NIV

  8. 58
    Kay Wammack says:

    Kay in Muscle Shoals, AL
    “Therefore, hear me, you men of understanding: far be it from God that he should do wickedness, and from the Almighty that he should do wrong‬ .” Job 34:10‬ ‭ESV‬‬

  9. 59
    Rebecca Holmes says:

    Rebecca from Birmingham, Alabama
    “But even if I am being poured out like a drink offering on the sacrifice and service coming from your faith, I am glad and rejoice with all of you. So you too should be glad and rejoice with me.”
    ‭‭Philippians‬ ‭2:17-18‬ ‭ NIV

  10. 60
    Darlene Butler says:

    Darlene, Monroe: Just as our bodies have many parts and each part has a special function, so it is with Christ’s body. We are many parts of one body, and we all belong to each other. Romans 12:4-5 (NLT)

  11. 61
    Chris Laughlin says:

    Chris Laughlin from San Antonio, Texas

    So Moses finished the work. Then a cloud covered the tent of the congregation, and the Glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle. Exodus 40:33b-34 KJV

  12. 62
    Cindi Latson says:

    Cindi Latson, Madison, MS
    “And a harvest of righteousness is sown in peace by those who make peace.” James 3:18, God’s Word Translation

  13. 63
    Naomi Stephens says:

    Naomi Stephens from Calhoun City, MS
    “I can never escape from your Spirit! I can never get away from your presence!” Psalm 139:7 NLT

  14. 64
    Theresa Ainsworth says:

    Theresa, Glendale, AZ… Stand in the ways (crossroads) and see, and ask for the old paths, where the good way is, and walk it, then you will find rest for your souls. Jeremiah 6:16 NKJV

  15. 65
    Becky says:

    Becky Burns, Beaverton OR
    For if you live according to the sinful nature, you will die; but if by the Spirit you put to death the misdeeds of the body, you will live, because those who are led by the Spirit of God are sons of God.
    Romans 8:13-14 NIV

  16. 66
    Marla Ritter says:

    Marla Ritter from Benton, AR: Ephesians 1:7, NLT: “He is so rich in kindness that He purchased our freedom through the blood of His Son, and our sins are forgiven.”

  17. 67
    Michelle Baylerian says:

    Michelle Baylerian, Greenville, WI

    For to set the mind on the flesh is death, but to set the mind on the Spirit is life and peace. Romans 8:6 ESV

  18. 68
    Jodie Bowling says:

    Jodie Bowling, Lewisburg, Ohio
    “You, therefore, my son, be strong in the Grace that is in Christ Jesus. And what you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses, commit to faithful men who will be able to teach others also. Share in suffering as a good soldier of Christ Jesus. No one serving as a soldier gets entangled in the concerns of civilian life;he seeks to plethe recruiter. Also if anyone competes as an athlete, he is not crowned unless he competes according to the rules. The hardworking farmer ought to be first to get a share of the crops. Consider what I say, for the Lord will give you understanding in everything.
    II Timothy 2:1- 7 HCSB

  19. 69
    Sandra Kent says:

    Sandra Kent, Gwinn MI

    Col 3:16 ESV Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly, teaching and admonishing one another in all wisdom, singing psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, with thankfulness in your hearts to God.

  20. 70
    Jenn says:

    Jenn, Orlando FL
    I have given you authority to trample on snakes and scorpions and to overcome all the power of the enemy; nothing will harm you. However, do not rejoice that the spirits submit to you, but rejoice that your names are written in heaven.
    Luke 10:19-20 NIV

  21. 71
    Wanda Hutchinson says:

    But we have this treasure in earthen vessels, that the excellency of the power may be of God, and not of us.
    2 Corinthians 4:7

  22. 72
    DeeDee Martin says:

    DeeDee. Katy,Tx

    Short-tempered people do foolish things, and schemers are hated.

    Proverbs 14:17 NLT

  23. 73
    Michelle O'Banion says:

    “I have set the LORD continually before me;
    Because He is at my right hand, i will not be shaken”
    Psalm 16:8 NASV

  24. 74

    Jennifer Thomas from Cumming, GA

    “My help comes from the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth.”

    Psalm 121:2 (NIV)

  25. 75
    ALice Hinckley says:

    Alice Hinckley, Dallas, TX: “These things have I spoken to you, that in Me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation; but be of good cheer, I have overcome the world.” John 16:33 NKJV

  26. 76
    Nancy Thomas says:

    Nancy, Birmingham, AL
    “That man should not think he will receive anything from the Lord; he is a double-minded man, unstable in all he does.” James 1:7-8 NIV

  27. 77
    Grace Kunde says:

    Grace, Sandy UT

    Remember your mercy O Lord and your steadfast love for they have been from of old. Psalm 25:6 ESV

  28. 78

    Paula Rutherford, Decatur, Tx–
    “Because You are my help, I sing in the shadow
    of Your wings.” Psalm 63:7 (1985 NIV)

  29. 79
    Shantha Diaz says:

    Now faith is being sure of what we hope for, and certain of what we do not see.
    Hebrews 11:1 (NIV)
    Shantha, Lincoln, RI

    I would be grateful for your prayers. I am undergoing major surgery on Monday April 3rd at noon.
    Please pray for my husband, 2 adult daughters and a grand baby who are nervous. Pray for the doctors who will be operating on me and fast healing. Thank you.

  30. 80
    Lori Causyn says:

    Lori Causyn, Kenora, Ont

    Let the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be acceptable in your sight, O Lord, my rock and my redeemer.

    Psalm 19:14. ESV

  31. 81
    Gina says:

    Gina Rosamond, Ca
    John 10:9 NASB

    I am the door; if anyone enters through Me, he will be saved, and will go in and out and find pasture.

  32. 82
    Kim says:

    Kim from Chatham, IL

    Like newborn infants, long for the pure spiritual milk, that by it you may grow up into salvation

    1 Peter 2:2, ESV

  33. 83
    Marsha R says:

    Marsha R. Columbia SC
    For he will command his angels concerning you
    to guard you in all your ways.
    On their hands they will bear you up,
    lest you strike your foot against a stone.
    Psalm 91: 11-12 ESV

  34. 84
    Brenda says:

    Brenda from St. Peter’s, MO:
    “For my father and my mother
    have forsaken me,
    but the Lord will take me in.

    Teach me your way, O Lord
    and lead me on a level path
    because of my enemies.”
    (Psalm 27:10-11, ESV)

  35. 85
    Leah Cullen says:

    Leah Cullen – Ramona, CA

    “I have loved you, [just] as the Father has loved Me; abide in My love [continue in His love with Me].”
    ‭‭John‬ ‭15:9‬ ‭AMPC‬‬

  36. 86
    Jean Neumeister says:

    Jean from Missoula, MT

    Psalm 25:6 NIV

    Remember, Lord, your great mercy and love,
    for they are from of old.

  37. 87
    Cathy Adams says:

    Cathy, Houston, TX. A cheerful disposition is good for your health; gloom & doom leave you bone-tired. Proverbs 17:22 (Msg).

  38. 88
    Shelly Elston says:

    Shelly Elston, Portland, OR

    “The LORD has done great things for us and we rejoiced.”

    Psalm 126:3

  39. 89
    Theresa Huck says:

    Theresa Huck – Cheyenne, WY

    so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith. And I pray that you, being rooted and established in love,

    Ephesians 3:17 NIV

  40. 90
    Michèle says:

    Michèle, Wasaga Beach, Ontario, Canada

    “God raised him up, loosing the pangs of death, because it was not possible for him to be held by it.” Acts 2:24 ESV

  41. 91
    Stacy Brozek says:

    Stacy from Houston, TX
    “Consider him who endured such opposition from sinners, so that you will not grow weary and lose heart.” ‭Hebrews‬ ‭12:3‬ ‭NIV‬‬

  42. 92
    Christy Jones says:

    Christy Jones, Summit, MS; “My dear brothers and sisters, take note of this: Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry, because human anger does not produce the righteousness that God desires.” James 1: 19,20 NIV

  43. 93
    Susan Klapesky says:

    “that He would grant you according to the riches of His glory to be strengthened with might through His Spirit in the inner man” Ephesians 3:16 NKJV

  44. 94
    Amanda Gozur says:

    Amanda Gozur, Rio Rancho, NM

    “Instead, let the Spirit renew your thoughts and attitudes.” (NLT)

  45. 95
    Pam Luschei says:

    “Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. This is the first and greatest commandment. And the second is like it. Love your neighbor as yourself.” Matthew 22: 37-39 NIV Pam Luschei in El Cajon, California

  46. 96
    Paula Fletcher says:

    Paula from Russell, KY
    “He must always keep that copy with him and read it daily as long as he lives. That way, he will learn to fear the Lord his God by obeying all the terms of these instructions and decrees. This regular reading will prevent him from becoming proud and acting as if he is above his fellow citizens. It will also prevent him from turning away from these commands in the smallest way.
    Deuteronomy 17:19-20a NLT

  47. 97
    Nancy Mashburn says:

    JHenks, OK
    For you have been a shelter for me, a strong tower from the enemy.

    Ps 61:3 NKJV

  48. 98
    Deanna says:

    Deanna Columbia, SC

    I am the Gate. Anyone who goes through me will be cared for.

    John 10:9 (MSG)

  49. 99
    Connie Beck says:

    Psalm 62:8. (AMP)
    Trust in, lean on, and have confidence in Him at all times, you people; pour out your hearts before Him. God is a refuge for us (a fortress and a high tower). Selah (Jewish word which means pause and calmly think of that!)

  50. 100
    Pamela Shaw says:

    Pamela Shaw, Bangor, N. Ireland
    ‘at his tabernacle will I sacrifice with shouts of joy; I will sing and make music to the Lord.’
    Ps 27:6b (NIV)

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