Tag Archives: happiness

Preparing the way

When it was time for Elizabeth to have her baby, she gave birth to a son. Her neighbors and relatives heard that the Lord had shown her great mercy, and they shared her joy. On the eighth day they came to … Continue reading

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Joy and delight

Many have undertaken to draw up an account of the things that have been fulfilled among us just as they were handed down to us by those who from the first were eyewitnesses and servants of the word. With this in mind, … Continue reading

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Making peace

Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, and Timothy our brother: To God’s holy people in Colossae, the faithful brothers and sisters in Christ. Grace and peace to you from God our Father. We always thank … Continue reading

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Darkness and Light

That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we have looked at and our hands have touched—this we proclaim concerning the Word of life. The life appeared; we have seen it … Continue reading

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She’ll never be forgotten

Now the Passover and the Festival of Unleavened Bread were only two days away, and the chief priests and the teachers of the law were scheming to arrest Jesus secretly and kill him. “But not during the festival,” they said, “or … Continue reading

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Keep rejoicing

Now, brothers and sisters, about times and dates we do not need to write to you, for you know very well that the day of the Lord will come like a thief in the night. While people are saying, “Peace and safety,” … Continue reading

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We were encouraged

Dear brothers and sisters, when we were orphaned by being separated from you for a short time (in person, but not in thought), out of our intense longing we made every effort to see you. For we wanted to come to you—certainly … Continue reading

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