Don’t waste another moment trying to do life all on your own strength. We were never meant to carry the load and burdens that we face daily; we will always fall short. But we can live in and through His power. It’s a daily choice. May God help us to choose wisely.
11 verses to help us live in the power of His word and experience the presence of Jesus:
Jesus is the Bread of Life – “Then Jesus declared, ‘I am the bread of life. He who comes to me will never go hungry, and he who believes in me will never be thirsty'” (John 6:35).
Jesus offers us Living Water – “If you knew the gift of God and who it is that asks you for a drink, you would have asked him and he would have given you living water” (John 4:10).
Jesus is the Way, the Truth, and the Life – “Jesus answered, ‘I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me” (John 14:6).
Jesus is our Savior and Lord – “For this reason also, God highly exalted Him, and bestowed on Him the name which is above every name, so that at the name of Jesus every knee will bow, of those who are in heaven and on earth, and under the earth, and that every tongue will confess that Jesus Christ is Lord to the glory of God the Father” (Philippians 2:9-11).
Jesus is our Rock – “For they drank from the spiritual rock that followed them, and the rock was Christ” (1 Corinthians 10:4).
Jesus is our Redeemer – “And as for me, I know that my Redeemer lives, and at the last will take His stand on the earth” (Job 19:25).
Jesus is the Light of the world – “I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life” (John 8:12).
Jesus is our Peace – “For he himself is our peace…” (Ephesians 2:14).
Jesus is the Beginning and the End – “I am the Alpha and the Omega, the First and the Last, the Beginning and the End” (Revelation 22:13).
Jesus is our Deliverer – “And to wait for his Son from heaven, whom he raised from the dead, Jesus delivers us from the wrath to come” (1 Thessalonians 1:10).
Jesus is the Good Shepherd – “I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep” (John 10:11).
All this…and still so much more. He is Mighty. He is Worthy. And He rules over all.
Don’t ever doubt that He’s not there for you, or that He doesn’t care about what you’re walking through. He loves you more than you could ever imagine, and promises to be with you, always.