My Nanny's 80th birthday is coming up in a couple weeks. We are all giving her 80 of something. I have decided to make 80 notecards with uplifting Bible verses.
So if any of you know of some uplifting Bible verses...please share!
Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you. 1 Peter 5:7
Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.
Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight.
Proverbs 3: 5-6
... but those who hope in the LORD will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.
Isaiah 40:31 (my husband's personal fave )
I will turn their mourning into gladness; I will give them comfort and joy instead of sorrow. Jeremiah 31:13
How great is the love the Father has lavished on us, that we should be called children of God! And that is what we are!
1 John 3:1
the LORD your God goes with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you.
My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.
2 Corinthians 12:9
It is because of him that you are in Christ Jesus, who has become for us wisdom from God—that is, our righteousness, holiness and redemption.
1 Corinthians 1:30
And God is able to make all grace abound to you, so that in all things at all times, having all that you need, you will abound in every good work.
2 Corinthians 9:8
I tell you the truth, if you have faith as small as a mustard seed, you can say to this mountain, 'Move from here to there' and it will move. Nothing will be impossible for you.
Man does not live on bread alone, but on every word that comes from the mouth of God.
Wait for the LORD; be strong and take heart and wait for the LORD.
No power in the sky above or in the earth below—indeed, nothing in all creation will ever be able to separate us from the love of God that is revealed in Christ Jesus our Lord.
And my God shall supply all your need according to His riches in glory by Christ Jesus.
We are hard pressed on every side, but not crushed; perplexed, but not in despair ...
2 Corinthians 4:8
Jesus replied, "What is impossible with men is possible with God."
Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted.
I can do everything through him who gives me strength.
And one of my own faves:
I thank my God every time I remember you. In all my prayers for all of you, I always pray with joy because of your partnership in the gospel from the first day until now, being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus. Philippians 1:3-6
here's a card i made for my husband's grandmother's 80th birthday.
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You came up with a great gift idea!! Here's a few more to add to Karen's list. Good luck!
11 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
Romans 8:28 28And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him,[a] who[b] have been called according to his purpose.
16Let us then approach the throne of grace with confidence, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help us in our time of need.
1 Corinthians 13 (the love chapter)
12Yet to all who received him, to those who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God
1"Do not let your hearts be troubled. Trust in God; trust also in me.
28"Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.
2 Corinthians 5:17
17Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; the old has gone, the new has come!
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