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. 1251
    Jodi Schiebout, Jackson, Tennessee says:

    “So do not be ashamed to testify about our Lord, or ashamed of me his prisoner. But join with me in suffering for the gospel, by the power of God” 2 Timothy 1:8, NIV

  2. 1252
    Maureen Chabot says:

    Maureen, St. Clair Shores, MI. “Thank you! Everything in me says “Thank you.” Angels listen as I sing my thanks.” (Psalm 138:1a The Message)

  3. 1253
    Kaye Davis says:

    Kaye from Hamburg,AR

    “But as for me, I watch in hope for the LORD, I wait for God my Savior; my God will hear me.” Micah 7:7 NIV

  4. 1254
    Jennifer Swift says:

    Jennifer Swift, Oklahoma City, OK

    “Here there is no Gentile or Jew, circumcised or uncircumcised, barbarian, Scythian, slave or free, but Christ is all, and is in all.”
    ‭‭Colossians‬ ‭3:11‬ ‭NIV‬‬
    http://bible.com/111/col.3.11.niv

  5. 1255
    Joyce says:

    Joyce
    Seneca, SC

    “The Lord is merciful and gracious, slow to anger and abounding in steadfast love.”
    Psalm 103:8 (ESV)

  6. 1256
    Kim Beechem says:

    Kim Beechem from Madill, OK: Romans 15:1 Now we who are strong have an obligation to bear the weaknesses of those without strength, and not to please ourselves. (CSB)

  7. 1257
    Cathy Morris says:

    Cathy Morris Sedona, AZ
    “Keep your lives free from the love of money and be content with what you have because God has said, ‘Never will I leave you, never will I forsake you.’ So we say with confidence, ‘The Lord is my helper; I will not be afraid. What can man do to me?'”
    Heb 13:5-6 NIV

  8. 1258
    rhonda says:

    rhonda
    gilmer

    Jude 11 (NKJV)

    Woe to them! For they have gone in the way of Cain, have run greedily in the error of Balaam for profit, and perished in the rebellion of Korah.

  9. 1259
    Debbie Fasano says:

    Quincy IL
    For thus said the Lord GOD, the Holy One of Israel, “In returning and rest you shall be saved; in quietness and in trust shall be your strength.” But you were unwilling, – Isaiah 30:15, ESV

  10. 1260
    Amy Storms says:

    Amy Storms
    Joplin, MO

    And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another advocate to help you and be with you forever–the spirit of truth. The world cannot accept him, because it neither sees him nor knows him. But you know him, for he lives with you and will be in you.

    John 14:16-17 NIV

  11. 1261
    Tracey Moyers says:

    Tracey Moyers from Loganville, GA
    ” Turn my eyes from looking at worthless things; and give me life in your ways.” Ps. 119:37 ESV

  12. 1262
    Michelle Mason says:

    “And God chose me to be a preacher, an apostle, and a teacher of this Good News.”
    ‭‭2 Timothy‬ ‭1:11‬ ‭NLT‬‬

  13. 1263
    Jackie R says:

    Romans 12:2 NIV – Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is – his good, pleasing and perfect will.

  14. 1264
    Amanda says:

    Amanda, from Olive Branch, MS

    Hope deferred makes the heart sick, but a longing fulfilled is a tree of life.

    Proverbs 13:12

  15. 1265
    Karen Brown says:

    Ezekiel 36:26 NASB
    “Moreover, I will give you a new heart, and put a new spirit within you; and I will remove the heart of stone from your flesh and give you a heart of flesh.”

  16. 1266
    Tanya Greene -Fairfax, VA says:

    Psalms 121:1,2
    I lift my eyes to the hills – where does my help come from? My help comes from the Lord, maker of heaven and Earth.

  17. 1267
    Connie Walker says:

    Connie Walker from Houston, Texas
    More to be desired are they than gold, even much fine gold;
    sweeter also than honey and drippings of the honeycomb.
    Psalms 19:10 (ESV)

  18. 1268
    Marie says:

    Marie, Franklin, TN
    Psalm 84:12 NIV
    Lord Almighty, blessed is the one who trusts in you.

  19. 1269
    Marsha Brown says:

    Marsha Brown, Midland, TX
    Luke 1:45 (NIV)
    Blessed is she who has believed that what the Lord has said to her will be accomplished!

  20. 1270
    Marsha Brown says:

    Marsha Brown, Midland , TX

    Psalms 116:7 (NIV)
    Be at rest once more, O my soul,,
    For the Lord has been good to you.

  21. 1271
    Phyllis Danford says:

    Psalms 46:3
    Though its waters roar and foam and the mountains quake with their surging. NIV

  22. 1272
    Carolyn says:

    2 Peter 1:5 (NAS)
    “Now for this very reason also, applying all diligence, in your faith supply moral excellence, and in your moral excellence, knowledge;”

    Carolyn
    Wheaton, IL

  23. 1273
    Marcy Woodcock says:

    Psalms 139:11

    “If I say, “surely the darkness will hide me and the light become night around me.”

  24. 1274
    Andrea Gallagher says:

    Andrea,from Pensacola, Florida, “And I Will give you a new heart, and I will put a new spirit in you. I will take out your stony, stubborn heart and give you a tender, responsive heart.” Ezekiel 36:26 NLT

  25. 1275
    D'Anna Nowack says:

    D’Anna Nowack
    New Braunfels, Tx.

    1 Corinthians 15:58
    58 Therefore, my dear brothers and sisters, stand firm. Let nothing move you. Always give yourselves fully to the work of the Lord, because you know that your labor in the Lord is not in vain.

  26. 1276
    Melanie Beaudin says:

    Melanie Beaudin, Winchester, VA

    “The brother in humble circumstances ought to take pride in his high position.”
    James 1:9, NIV

  27. 1277
    Amanda B says:

    Amanda B. Valdosta, GA

    If you do not stand firm in your faith, you will not stand at all. – Isaiah 7:9 NIV

  28. 1278
    Rae Anne Randolph says:

    “A final word, BE STRONG IN THE LORD and HIS MIGHTY POWER.” Ephesians 6:11 NLT

  29. 1279
    Cindy Cunliffe says:

    Cindy Salt Lake City
    Ephesians 6:18 NIV
    And pray in the Spirit on all occasions
    with all kinds of prayers and requests. With
    this in mind, be alert and always keep on
    praying for all the saints.

  30. 1280
    Mary Gray says:

    Mary Gray, Fieldale, VA “The grass withers and the flowers fall, but the word of our Lord endures forever”. Isaiah 40:8 NIV

  31. 1281
    Debbie Hazard says:

    Debbie Hazard – Lancaster, California
    “This is My commandment that you love
    one another just as I have loved you”
    John 15:12 NASB

  32. 1282
    Anita says:

    Cabot, AR- The Book of Philippians:
    I am posting this for Beth Moore! I know it means a lot to her for us to see this to the end. I committed to memorize the book of Philippians in a year but I was able to finish it about 3 weeks ago. Since I skipped ahead, I could never remember what I had posted every 2 weeks so I am going to stop posting after this! I wasn’t planning on attending the end of the year gathering but I wanted her to know that I didn’t quit! Now I have start I John!!! I have done a lot of memory work in my life but have never done a book! Well, I’m hooked! I want to keep going! I can’t tell me how much it enriched me in so many ways! We love you Beth Moore!!!!

  33. 1283
    Kelly Rogers says:

    Kelly from Andrews, TX
    And the work of the righteousness will be peace,
    And the service of righteousness, quietness and confidence forever.
    Isaiah 32:17 NIV

  34. 1284
    Carol White says:

    Carol W – Virginia Beach, VA – Formerly he was useless to you, but now he has become useful both to you and to me. – Philemon 11 – NIV

  35. 1285
    Traci Wimer says:

    “And He is before all things, and in Him all things consist.”

    Colossians 1:17

  36. 1286
    Cindy says:

    Cindy C., Wilton, Wiltshire, United Kingdom

    “Through the praise of children and infants you have established a stronghold against your enemies, to silence the foe and the avenger.”

    – Psalm 8:2 NIV

  37. 1287
    Lyli says:

    Lyli, Fort Lauderdale:

    “Oh, taste and see that the Lord is good; Blessed is the man who trusts in Him!” (Psalm 34:8, NKJV).

  38. 1288
    hannah huneycutt says:

    Hannah Huneycutt
    Mt. Pleasant, N.C.

    Moses said to God, “Suppose I go to the Israelites say to them, ‘The God of your fathers has sent me to you,’and they ask me,’What is his name?’Then what shall I tell them?” God said to Moses,”I AM WHO I AM. This is what you are to say to the Israelites:’I AM has sent me to you.'” Exodus 3:13-14 (NIV)

  39. 1289
    Susan Johnson says:

    Susan Johnson Beverly, MA

    You will show me the way of life, granting me the joy of your presence and the pleasures of living with you forever. Psalm 16:11 NLT

  40. 1290
    Emily Jordan says:

    Emily Jordan, Virginia Beach VA
    The Lord is the one who goes ahead of you; He will be with you. He will not fail you or farsake you. Do not fear or be dismayed.

    Deuteromony 31:8 ASB

  41. 1291
    Cheryl says:

    Cheryl from Omaha, NE

    “Honor your father and your mother, so that you may live long in the land the LORD your God is giving you.

    Exodus 20:12 (NIV)

  42. 1292
    Annie says:

    Annie, Alabama

    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)

  43. 1293
    Lesa Hicks - Riverside, CA says:

    Colossians 3:11
    a renewal in which there is no distinction between Greek and Jew circumcised and uncircumcised, barbarisn, Scythian, slave and freeman, but Christ is all, and in all.

  44. 1294
    Renee Cloud says:

    Hallsville, TX
    FOR WITH THE HEART ONE BELIEVES AND IS JUSTIFIED, AND WITH THE MOUTH ONE CONFESSES AND IS SAVED. Romans 10:10 ESV

  45. 1295
    Rene Sandifer says:

    Rene Sandifer, Austin, TX ” I will never forget your precepts, for by them you have given me life.” Psalm 119:93 (ESV)

  46. 1296
    Beverly White says:

    Beverly, Vicksburg, MS
    Verse 10
    Many are the woes of the wicked, but the Lord’s unfailing love surrounds the man who trusts in Him. Psalm 32:10 NIV

    Verse 11
    Rejoice in the Lord and be glad, you righteous; sing, all you who are upright in heart! Psalm 32:11

  47. 1297
    Ashley Schroeder says:

    Ashley Schroeder, Georgetown, TX
    They were told that their messages were not for themselves, but for you. And now this Good News has been announced to you by those who preached in the power of the Holy Spirit sent from heaven. It is all so wonderful that even the angels are eagerly watching these things happen.
    1 Peter 1:12 NLT

  48. 1298
    Carol Hartley says:

    Carol Hartley Montgomery, Al

    I Corinthians 13:7 (NIV)

    It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres.

  49. 1299
    Mia Lambert says:

    Mia Lambert from Fresno, CA
    “And having been perfected, He became the author of eternal salvation to all who obey Him…”

  50. 1300
    Kathy Bryson says:

    Kathy – Albuquerque, NM
    Psalm 139:1-2 HCSB
    Lord you have searched me and known me. You know when I sit down and when I stand up; You understand my thoughts from far away.

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