SSMT 2017: Verse 11!

jennHowdy Everyone!

I’m Jenn and I get the privilege to serve you through the TV ministry here at Living Proof. It’s a TON of fun! Headphones are often in my ears as I view the messages and my office-mates always want to know what I’m laughing at. Today it was Beth’s snake stick story from the Audacious series. If you haven’t ever watched a show, you are missing a BLESSING. I encourage you to jump on the Living Proof app and listen to some great teaching from the Word. O.K. That was a fun rabbit trail but, I digress.

I’m giddy that I get to share my verse with you. Scripture Memory is hard for me. The struggle is real. Right? I know many of you can relate. I’ve had good intentions and failed so many times. I remember very clearly last summer, Beth recited a beautiful chapter of Scripture from the book of Ephesians. She encouraged the staff to PRAY for a supernatural work of the Spirit to enable us to memorize God’s Word. It was a lightbulb moment for me. I had never thought about praying to ask for God’s help in this area. A few months later, I headed into the Entrusted Bible Study and began to memorize the book of 2 Timothy. It’s been quite a journey that has required the Spirit’s help at every turn. I collided with a Scripture many of you know…here it goes:

Jenn Hamm from Cypress, TX

“For God did not give us a spirit of fear but of power and love and self-control.” 2 Timothy 1:7 NET

Paul was speaking this to young Timothy who was beginning to walk out his calling. One of my kiddos struggles with intense fear and anxiety at times. I wanted to be able to pray this verse over him and teach him to wield his sword. I’m so thankful we serve a God who helps us in our time of need. There’s power when we pray His Word over our loved ones. When we have it memorized, we can use it at any moment. I hope this encourages one of you today. Keep pressing on!

Blessings,
jenn

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  1. 1
    Leah Pease says:

    Leah, Kansas City, MO

    47 Then seeing that she did not escape notice, the woman came trembling and fell prostrate before Him. In the presence of all the people, she confessed why she had touched Him and how she had been healed immediately. 48 He said to her, “Daughter, your faith has made you well. Go in shalom.”

    Luke 8:47-48 Tree of Life Version (TLV)

  2. 2
    Ruth Malinowski says:

    Ruth Kitchener, ON

    As the rain and the snow come down from heaven, and do not return to it without watering the earth and making it bud and flourish, so that it yields seed for the sower and bread for the eater, so is my word that goes out from my mouth: it will not return to me empty, but will accomplish what I desire and achieve the purpose for which I sent it. Isaiah 55:10,11 (NIV)

  3. 3
    Donna says:

    Donna from Beavercreek, OH
    Then I saw in the right hand of him who sat on the throne a scroll with writing on both sides and sealed with seven seals. Rev. 5:1 (NIV)

  4. 4
    Loretta says:

    Loretta, Murrayville, GA

    I cry to you for help when my heart is overwhelmed.
    Lead me to the towering rock of safety. Psalm 61:2b NLT

  5. 5
    Gina says:

    Gina from Naperville, I’m
    May Yahweh bless you and protect you; may Yahweh make His face shine on you and be gracious to you; may Yahweh look with favor on you and give you peace.
    Numbers 6:24‭-‬26 HCSB
    http://bible.com/72/num.6.24-26.HCSB

  6. 6
    Connie says:

    Connie-Fulton,KY
    Share with God’s people who are in need. Practice hospitality. Romans 12:13 NIV 1984

  7. 7
    Carrie Hart says:

    Carrie Hart, Byron, GA

    James 3:11 ESV- Does a spring pour forth from the same opening both fresh and salt water?

  8. 8
    Dot Dunaway says:

    Wilmer,AL

    Righteouse Father,though the world does not know you, I know you, and they know that you have sent me.

    John 17:25. NIV

  9. 9
    Carolyn Hisaw says:

    CarolynHisaw Broken Arrow, Ok.
    Psalm 91:8 NLT
    Just open your eyes and see how the wicked are punished.

  10. 10
    Charlotte Skadal says:

    Charlotte Skadal, Houston, Texas

    “For He Himself knows our frame;
    He is mindful that we are but dust.

    As for man, his days are like grass;
    As a flower of the field, so he flourishes.
    When the wind has passed over it, it is no more,
    And its place acknowledges it no longer.”

    Psalm 103:14-16 (NASB)

  11. 11
    Michelle Vasquez says:

    Michelle V., Hewitt, TX

    You were cleansed from your sins when you obeyed the truth, so now you must show sincere love to each other as brothers and sisters. Love each other deeply with all your heart.

    1 Peter 1:22 NLT

  12. 12
    Jennifer Williams says:

    Jennifer, Chattanooga, TN
    Follow the way of love and eagerly desire spiritual gifts, especially the gift of prophecy.
    1 Corinthians 14:1 NIV

  13. 13
    Angie Blankenship says:

    Angie from Bixby:
    ‘The Lord bless you and keep you;’
    Numbers 6:24 (NAS)

  14. 14
    Joy French says:

    Joy- Georgetown, TX “Then I said to myself, ‘Oh, he even see’s me in the dark! At night I’m immersed in the light!” Psalm 139:11 The Message

  15. 15
    Debbie says:

    Debbie McElroy from Zachary, LA “So be truly glad, there is wonderful JOY ahead, even though you must endure many trials for a little while.” I Peter 1:6 NLT

  16. 16
    Chris Laughlin says:

    Chris Laughlin from San Antonio, Texas

    Deuteronomy 32:1-2 KJV

    Give ear, O ye heavens, and I will speak; and hear, O earth, the words of my mouth. My doctrine shall drop as the rain, my speech shall distill as the dew, as the small rain upon the tender herb, and as the showers upon the grass:

  17. 17
    Teressa says:

    Teresa, Walla Walla, “The LORD leads with unfailing love and faithfulness all those who keep His covenant and obey His decrees.” Psalm 25:10 NLT

  18. 18
    Billie January says:

    Billie, Yucca Valley, CA
    “When tempted no one should say, “God is tempting me.” For God cannot be tempted by evil, nor does He tempt anyone; but each person is tempted when they are dragged away by their own evil desire and enticed.”
    James 1: 13-14 (NIV)

  19. 19
    Lani Martinez says:

    Lani from Wilton, CA

    PALMS 107:1 ESV
    Give thanks to God for he is good, his steadfast loves endures forever.

  20. 20
    Sarah Schoolcraft says:

    Sarah Schoolcraft from Kingwood, TX: “Here is a trustworthy saying: If we died with him, we will also live with him;”
    2 Timothy 2:11 NIV

  21. 21
    Georgia Smith says:

    Georgia from Bristow, Oklahoma
    Micah 7: 7 But as for me, I will look to the LORD; I will wait for the God of my salvation; my God will hear me. (ESV)

  22. 22
    Debbie, Jacksonville, FL says:

    Psalm 139:11 NASB

    If I say, “Surely the darkness will overwhelm me,

    And the light around me will be night,”

  23. 23
    Dee Dee says:

    Dee Dee Fernandina Beach, Florida

    The eternal God is your dwelling place, and underneath are the everlasting arms. And He thrust out the enemy before you and said destroy. Deuteronomy 33:26 ESV

  24. 24
    Allyaggie says:

    Allyson
    League City TX
    Psalm 86:11 ESV
    “Teach me your way, O LORD, that I may walk in your truth; unite my heart to fear your name.”

  25. 25
    Barbara Fenn says:

    Barbara, Medina Oh
    And you will receive a rich welcome into the eternal kingdom of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ
    1 Peter 1:11 NIV

  26. 26
    Dawn T. says:

    Dawn from Orland Park, IL: “Love must be sincere. Hate what is evil. Cling to what is good.” Romans 12:9 (NIV)

  27. 27
    Margie Dudley says:

    Margie Dudley from Moncks Corner, SC

    Never be lazy, but work hard and serve the Lord enthusiastically.
    Romans 12:11 NLT

  28. 28
    Suzanne in RI says:

    Suzanne Bailey, Harrisville, RI
    “Keep falsehood and deceitful words far from me.
    Give me neither poverty nor wealth;
    feed me with the food I need.”
    Psalm 30:8 CSB

  29. 29
    Janet says:

    Habakkuk 3:19 NIV

    The Sovereign Lord is my strength, he makes my feet like the feet of a deer, he enables me to tread on the heights.

  30. 30
    Kimyetta Hayden says:

    Kimyetta H., Jonesboro, GA

    1 John 5: 4 NIV

    For everyone who has been born of God overcomes the world. And this is the victory that has overcome the world—our faith.

  31. 31
    Jane Lakey says:

    Jane Lakey, Silsbee , Tx

    Psalm 145: 8-9, NIV

    The Lord is gracious and compassionate, slow to anger, and rich in love.
    The Lord is good to all; and has compassion on all He has made.

  32. 32
    Lindsey Buchanan says:

    Lindsey Buchanan St. Augustine, FL
    “For the sake of your name, O Lord, forgive my iniquity, though it is great.” Psalm 25:11 NIV

  33. 33
    Mimi says:

    Mimi Foster from Chickasaw, Al

    For the sake of your name, O Lord,
    forgive my iniquity, though it is great.

    Psalm 25:11 NIV 🙂

  34. 34
    Mary, Nova Scotia says:

    “I, your God, have a firm grip on you and I’m not letting go.” ~Isaiah 41:13 MSG

  35. 35
    Phillis White says:

    Phillis White from Shelby, NC

    “He who does not love does not know God, for God is love.”

    1 John 4:8. New KJV

  36. 36
    Wendy says:

    Wendy,Erie CO: “In him we were also chosen, having been predestined according to the plan of him who works out everything in conformity with the purpose of his will,” Ephesians 1:11 (NIV)

  37. 37
    Carol Marroquin says:

    Carol, Hewitt, TX – “So you shall observe to do just as the LORD your God has commanded you; you shall not turn aside to the right or to the left.” Deuteronomy 5:32

  38. 38
    Hillary Dickey says:

    Hillary Dickey, D’iberville, MS

    “For whoever wants to save their life will lose it, but whoever loses their life for me will save it”. Luke 9:24 NIV

  39. 39
    Sarah Marion says:

    Sarah, Christina, Esther May and Janie Marion; Wenatchee, WA

    “And of this gospel I was appointed a herald and an apostle and a teacher.”

    II Timothy 1:11 NIV

  40. 40
    Jo Anne Melton says:

    Jo Anne Chicago, IL
    It is dangerous to be concerned with what others think of you, but if you trust the Lord, you will be safe.
    Proverbs 29:25 GNT

  41. 41
    Betsy Langmade says:

    Betsy from Nashville, TN
    “But an hour is coming, and is now here, when the true worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and truth. Yes, the Father wants such people to worship Him. God is spirit, and those who worship Him must worship in spirit and truth.”
    John 4:23-24

  42. 42
    Tracey Richardson says:

    Tracey from Shawnee, Kansas
    “Therefore my heart is glad, and my whole being rejoices; my flesh also dwells secure. For you will not abandon my soul to Sheol, or let your holy one see corruption.” Psalm 16:9-10 ( ESV)

  43. 43
    Christi Bruecher says:

    Christi Bruecher, Houston, TX
    Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding.
    Proverbs 3:5 (ESV)

  44. 44
    Barb H says:

    Barb * Willow Park, TX * Romans 12:12 NIV
    “Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer.”

  45. 45
    Becky Konshak says:

    Becky Konshak, Louisville, CO
    Colossians 3:4 (The Message)
    When Christ (your real life, remember) shows up again on this earth, you’ll show up, too – the real you, the glorious you. Meanwhile, be content with obscurity, like Christ.

  46. 46
    Michele says:

    2 Timothy 3:1-3 NIV

    But mark this: There will be terrible times in the last days. People will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boastful, proud, abusive, disobedient to their parents, ungrateful, unholy, without love, unforgiving, slanderous, without self-control, brutal, not lovers of the food,

  47. 47
    Michele says:

    2 Timothy 3:1-3 NIV

    But mark this: There will be terrible times in the last days. People will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boastful, proud, abusive, disobedient to their parents, ungrateful, unholy, without love, unforgiving, slanderous, without self-control, brutal, not lovers of the good,

  48. 48
    Allison says:

    Allison in Fort Worth, TX

    If I say, “Surely the darkness with hide me
    and the light become night around me,”

    Psalm 139:11 (NIV)

  49. 49
    Glennell Strawn says:

    Glennell from Buda, TX

    Come, O children, listen to me; I will teach you the fear of the LORD.

    Psalm 34:11 (ESV)

  50. 50
    Sonna Evans says:

    Sonna, Modesto, CA

    “The sun will not smite you by day,Nor the moon by night.”
    Psalm 121:6 NASB

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