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Each day I try to have a different verse featured on the home page. This page archives the selections used in the first half of 1998.

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June 30, 1998
"Surely the churning of milk bringeth forth butter, and the wringing of the nose bringeth forth blood: so the forcing of wrath bringeth forth strife" (Proverbs 30:33).

June 29, 1998
"He that rebuketh a man afterwards shall find more favour than he that flattereth with the tongue" (Proverbs 28:23).

June 28, 1998
"The prince that wanteth understanding is also a great oppressor: but he that hateth covetousness shall prolong his days" (Proverbs 28:16).

June 27, 1998
"Abide in me, and I in you. As the branch cannot bear fruit of itself, except it abide in the vine; no more can ye, except ye abide in me" (John 15:4).

June 26, 1998
"Every branch in me that beareth not fruit he taketh away: and every branch that beareth fruit, he purgeth it, that it may bring forth more fruit" (John 15:2).

June 25, 1998
"Therefore now amend your ways and your doings, and obey the voice of the LORD your God; and the LORD will repent him of the evil that he hath pronounced against you" (Jeremiah 26:13).

June 24, 1998
"But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you" (Matthew 6:33).

June 9-23, 1998
"Love not the world, neither the things that are in the world. If any man love the world, the love of the Father is not in him" (1 John 2:15).

June 8, 1998
"And the world passeth away, and the lust thereof: but he that doeth the will of God abideth for ever" (1 John 2:17).

June 7, 1998
"In whom the god of this world hath blinded the minds of them which believe not, lest the light of the glorious gospel of Christ, who is the image of God, should shine unto them" (2 Corinthians 4:4).

June 6, 1998
"Marvel not, my brethren, if the world hate you" (1 John 3:13).

June 5, 1998
"Ye adulterers and adulteresses, know ye not that the friendship of the world is enmity with God? whosoever therefore will be a friend of the world is the enemy of God" (James 4:4).

June 4, 1998
"Pure religion and undefiled before God and the Father is this, To visit the fatherless and widows in their affliction, and to keep himself unspotted from the world" (James 1:27).

June 3, 1998
"Envy thou not the oppressor, and choose none of his ways" (Proverbs 3:31).

June 2, 1998
"Having therefore these promises, dearly beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all filthiness of the flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God" (2 Corinthians 7:1).

June 1, 1998
"Who gave himself for our sins, that he might deliver us from this present evil world, according to the will of God and our Father" (Galatians 1:4).

May 31, 1998
"And will be a Father unto you, and ye shall be my sons and daughters, saith the Lord Almighty" (2 Corinthians 6:18).

May 30, 1998
"He hath said in his heart, God hath forgotten: he hideth his face; he will never see it" (Psalm 10:11).

May 29, 1998
"Lo, children are an heritage of the LORD: and the fruit of the womb is his reward. As arrows are in the hand of a mighty man; so are children of the youth. Happy is the man that hath his quiver full of them: they shall not be ashamed, but they shall speak with the enemies in the gate" (Psalm 127:3-5).

May 28, 1998
"I have set the LORD always before me: because he is at my right hand, I shall not be moved. Therefore my heart is glad, and my glory rejoiceth: my flesh also shall rest in hope" (Psalm 16:8,9).

May 27, 1998
"Thou wilt shew me the path of life: in thy presence is fulness of joy; at thy right hand there are pleasures for evermore" (Psalm 16:11).

May 26, 1998
"As a mad man who casteth firebrands, arrows, and death, So is the man that deceiveth his neighbour, and saith, Am not I in sport?" (Proverbs 26:18,19).

May 25, 1998
"Rejoice in the LORD, ye righteous; and give thanks at the remembrance of his holiness" (Psalm 97:12).

May 24, 1998
"I have heard what the prophets said, that prophesy lies in my name, saying, I have dreamed, I have dreamed" (Jeremiah 23:25).

May 23, 1998
"Except the LORD build the house, they labour in vain that build it: except the LORD keep the city, the watchman waketh but in vain" (Psalm 127:1).

May 22, 1998
"Am I a God at hand, saith the LORD, and not a God afar off?" (Jeremiah 23:23).

May 21, 1998
"Who being past feeling have given themselves over unto lasciviousness, to work all uncleanness with greediness. But ye have not so learned Christ" (Ephesians 4:19,20).

May 20, 1998
"As for me, I will behold thy face in righteousness: I shall be satisfied, when I awake, with thy likeness" (Psalm 17:15).

May 19, 1998
"Be ye not unequally yoked together with unbelievers: for what fellowship hath righteousness with unrighteousness? and what communion hath light with darkness?" (2 Corinthians 6:14).

May 18, 1998
"Hold up my goings in thy paths, that my footsteps slip not" (Psalm 17:5).

May 17, 1998
"Preserve me, O God: for in thee do I put my trust" (Psalm 16:1).

May 16, 1998
"Now we command you, brethren, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that ye withdraw yourselves from every brother that walketh disorderly, and not after the tradition which he received of us" (2 Thessalonians 3:6).

May 15, 1998
"Therefore fear thou not, O my servant Jacob, saith the LORD; neither be dismayed, O Israel: for, lo, I will save thee from afar, and thy seed from the land of their captivity; and Jacob shall return, and shall be in rest, and be quiet, and none shall make him afraid" (Jeremiah 30:10).

May 14, 1998
"He hath given meat unto them that fear him: he will ever be mindful of his covenant" (Psalm 111:5).

May 13, 1998
"Alas! for that day is great, so that none is like it: it is even the time of Jacob's trouble; but he shall be saved out of it" (Jeremiah 30:7).

May 12, 1998
"If ye were of the world, the world would love his own: but because ye are not of the world, but I have chosen you out of the world, therefore the world hateth you" (John 15:19).

May 11, 1998
"For, lo, the days come, saith the LORD, that I will bring again the captivity of my people Israel and Judah, saith the LORD: and I will cause them to return to the land that I gave to their fathers, and they shall possess it" (Jeremiah 30:3).

May 10, 1998
"Hearken unto thy father that begat thee, and despise not thy mother when she is old" (Proverbs 23:22)

May 8-9, 1998
"When thou art come into the land which the LORD thy God giveth thee, thou shalt not learn to do after the abominations of those nations" (Deuteronomy 18:9).

May 7, 1998
"Ye are of God, little children, and have overcome them: because greater is he that is in you, than he that is in the world" (1 John 4:4).

May 5-6, 1998
"And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect, will of God" (Romans 12:2).

April 30 - May 4, 1998
"Likewise, ye younger, submit yourselves unto the elder. Yea, all of you be subject one to another, and be clothed with humility: for God resisteth the proud, and giveth grace to the humble" (1 Peter 5:5).

April 29, 1998
"Use hospitality one to another without grudging" (1 Peter 4:9).

April 28, 1998
"Watch therefore: for ye know not what hour your Lord doth come" (Matthew 24:42).

April 26-27, 1998
"That the trial of your faith, being much more precious than of gold that perisheth, though it be tried with fire, might be found unto praise and honour and glory at the appearing of Jesus Christ" (1 Peter 1:7).

April 23-25, 1998
"Be ye strong therefore, and let not your hands be weak: for your work shall be rewarded" (2 Chronicles 15:7).

April 21-22, 1998
"That the name of our Lord Jesus Christ may be glorified in you, and ye in him, according to the grace of our God and the Lord Jesus Christ" (2 Thessalonians 1:12).

April 20, 1998
"For ever, O LORD, thy word is settled in heaven" (Psalm 119:89).

April 19, 1998
"He is in the way of life that keepeth instruction: but he that refuseth reproof erreth" (Proverbs 10:17).

March 27 - April 18, 1998
"The fear of the wicked, it shall come upon him: but the desire of the righteous shall be granted" (Proverbs 10:24).

March 26, 1998
"Children, obey your parents in the Lord: for this is right. Honour thy father and mother; (which is the first commandment with promise;) That it may be well with thee, and thou mayest live long on the earth" (Ephesians 6:1-3).

March 25, 1998
"Behold, I will bring it health and cure, and I will cure them, and will reveal unto them the abundance of peace and truth" (Jeremiah 33:6).

March 24, 1998
"And the Lord direct your hearts into the love of God, and into the patient waiting for Christ" (2 Thessalonians 3:5).

March 23, 1998
"Wilt thou set thine eyes upon that which is not? for riches certainly make themselves wings; they fly away as an eagle toward heaven" (Proverbs 23:5).

March 22, 1998
"The people which sat in darkness saw great light; and to them which sat in the region and shadow of death light is sprung up" (Matthew 4:16).

March 20-21, 1998
"Treasures of wickedness profit nothing: but righteousness delivereth from death" (Proverbs 10:2).

March 19, 1998
"Notwithstanding in this rejoice not, that the spirits are subject unto you; but rather rejoice, because your names are written in heaven" (Luke 10:20).

March 18, 1998
"I, even I, am he that blotteth out thy transgressions for mine own sake, and will not remember thy sins" (Isaiah 43:25).

March 17, 1998
"She openeth her mouth with wisdom; and in her tongue is the law of kindness" (Proverbs 31:26).

March 16, 1998
"Hatred stirreth up strifes: but love covereth all sins" (Proverbs 10:12).

March 15, 1998
"So then every one of us shall give account of himself to God" (Romans 14:12).

March 14, 1998
"But ye, brethren, be not weary in well doing" (2 Thessalonians 3:13).

March 13, 1998
"He that walketh uprightly walketh surely: but he that perverteth his ways shall be known" (Proverbs 10:9).

March 12, 1998
"The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you all. Amen" (2 Thessalonians 3:18).

March 11, 1998
"In the multitude of words there wanteth not sin: but he that refraineth his lips is wise" (Proverbs 10:19).

March 10, 1998
"But the Lord is faithful, who shall stablish you, and keep you from evil" (2 Thessalonians 3:3).

March 9, 1998
"But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you" (Matthew 5:44).

March 8, 1998
"So teach us to number our days, that we may apply our hearts unto wisdom" (Psalm 90:12).

March 7, 1998
"Wherefore also we pray always for you, that our God would count you worthy of this calling, and fulfil all the good pleasure of his goodness, and the work of faith with power:" (2 Thessalonians 1:11).

March 6, 1998
"But let us, who are of the day, be sober, putting on the breastplate of faith and love; and for an helmet, the hope of salvation" (1 Thessalonians 5:8).

March 5, 1998
"He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith unto the churches; To him that overcometh will I give to eat of the tree of life, which is in the midst of the paradise of God" (Revelation 2:7).

March 4, 1998
"For the Lord himself shall descend from heaven with a shout, with the voice of the archangel, and with the trump of God: and the dead in Christ shall rise first" (1 Thessalonians 4:16).

March 3, 1998
"So shall they fear the name of the LORD from the west, and his glory from the rising of the sun. When the enemy shall come in like a flood, the Spirit of the LORD shall lift up a standard against him" (Isaiah 59:19).

March 1-2, 1998
"The LORD liveth; and blessed be my rock; and let the God of my salvation be exalted" (Psalm 18:46).

February 28, 1998
"Then Job arose, and rent his mantle, and shaved his head, and fell down upon the ground, and worshipped" (Job 1:20).

February 27, 1998
"Light is sown for the righteous, and gladness for the upright in heart" (Psalm 97:11).

February 25-26, 1998
"Speak not evil one of another, brethren. He that speaketh evil of his brother, and judgeth his brother, speaketh evil of the law, and judgeth the law: but if thou judge the law, thou art not a doer of the law, but a judge." (James 4:11).

February 23-24, 1998
"And to wait for his Son from heaven, whom he raised from the dead, even Jesus, which delivered us from the wrath to come" (1 Thessalonians 1:10).

February 22, 1998
"Keep yourselves in the love of God, looking for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ unto eternal life" (Jude 21).

February 20-21, 1998
"Set your affection on things above, not on things on the earth" (Colossians 3:2).

February 19, 1998
"Let your conversation be without covetousness; and be content with such things as ye have: for he hath said, I will never leave thee, nor forsake thee" (Hebrews 13:5).

February 18, 1998
"Have mercy upon me, O God, according to thy lovingkindness: according unto the multitude of thy tender mercies blot out my transgressions" (Psalm 51:1).

February 16-17, 1998
"The hearing ear, and the seeing eye, the LORD hath made even both of them" (Proverbs 20:12).

February 15, 1998
"Being filled with the fruits of righteousness, which are by Jesus Christ, unto the glory and praise of God" (Philippians 1:11).

February 14, 1998
"So ought men to love their wives as their own bodies. He that loveth his wife loveth himself" (Ephesians 5:28).

February 13, 1998
"With good will doing service, as to the Lord, and not to men" (Ephesians 6:7).

February 12, 1998
"For ye were sometimes darkness, but now are ye light in the Lord: walk as children of light" (Ephesians 5:8).

February 11, 1998
"And be renewed in the spirit of your mind" (Ephesians 4:23).

February 10, 1998
". . . That he would grant you, according to the riches of his glory, to be strengthened with might by his Spirit in the inner man . . . " (Ephesians 3:16).

February 9, 1998
"Why art thou cast down, O my soul? and why art thou disquieted within me? hope thou in God: for I shall yet praise him, who is the health of my countenance, and my God" (Psalm 42:11).

February 6-8, 1998
"Ye are my friends, if ye do whatsoever I command you" (John 15:14).

February 5, 1998
"Call unto me, and I will answer thee, and shew thee great and mighty things, which thou knowest not" (Jeremiah 33:3).

February 4, 1998
"In the morning sow thy seed, and in the evening withhold not thine hand: for thou knowest not whether shall prosper, either this or that, or whether they both shall be alike good" (Ecclesiastes 11:6).

February 3, 1998
"A man that flattereth his neighbour spreadeth a net for his feet" (Proverbs 29:5).

February 2, 1998
"For when they shall say, Peace and safety; then sudden destruction cometh upon them, as travail upon a woman with child; and they shall not escape" (1 Thessalonians 5:3).

February 1, 1998
"Though he slay me, yet will I trust in him: but I will maintain mine own ways before him" (Job 13:15).

January 31, 1998
"Jesus Christ the same yesterday, and to day, and for ever" (Hebrews 13:8).

January 30, 1998
"If thine enemy be hungry, give him bread to eat; and if he be thirsty, give him water to drink" (Proverbs 25:21).

January 29, 1998
"Now the Lord of peace himself give you peace always by all means. The Lord be with you all" (2 Thessalonians 3:16).

January 28, 1998
"Yet ye say, Wherefore? Because the LORD hath been witness between thee and the wife of thy youth, against whom thou hast dealt treacherously: yet is she thy companion, and the wife of thy covenant" (Malachi 2:14).

January 27, 1998
"If ye then be risen with Christ, seek those things which are above, where Christ sitteth on the right hand of God" (Colossians 3:1).

January 26, 1998
"Whoso diggeth a pit shall fall therein: and he that rolleth a stone, it will return upon him" (Proverbs 26:27).

January 25, 1998
"Righteousness exalteth a nation: but sin is a reproach to any people" (Proverbs 14:34).

January 24, 1998
"Cease, my son, to hear the instruction that causeth to err from the words of knowledge" (Proverbs 19:27).

January 23, 1998
"Wait on the LORD: be of good courage, and he shall strengthen thine heart: wait, I say, on the LORD" (Psalm 27:14).

January 22, 1998
"And shewing mercy unto thousands of them that love me, and keep my commandments" (Exodus 20:6).

January 21, 1998
"Blessed are they which are persecuted for righteousness' sake: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven" (Matthew 5:10).

January 20, 1998
"But thou, O LORD, art a shield for me; my glory, and the lifter up of mine head" (Psalm 3:3).

January 19, 1998
"Be not overcome of evil, but overcome evil with good" (Romans 12:21).

January 18, 1998
"Whoso despiseth the word shall be destroyed: but he that feareth the commandment shall be rewarded" (Proverbs 13:13).

January 17, 1998
"In the way of righteousness is life; and in the pathway thereof there is no death" (Proverbs 12:28).

January 16, 1998
"Wherefore come out from among them, and be ye separate, saith the Lord, and touch not the unclean thing; and I will receive you" (2 Corinthians 6:17).

January 15, 1998
"Have not I commanded thee? Be strong and of a good courage; be not afraid, neither be thou dismayed: for the LORD thy God is with thee whithersoever thou goest" (Joshua 1:9).

January 14, 1998
"And the King shall answer and say unto them, Verily I say unto you, Inasmuch as ye have done it unto one of the least of these my brethren, ye have done it unto me" (Matthew 25:40).

January 13, 1998
"Finally, my brethren, be strong in the Lord, and in the power of his might" (Ephesians 6:10).

January 12, 1998
"Let nothing be done through strife or vainglory; but in lowliness of mind let each esteem other better than themselves" (Philipppians 2:3).

January 11, 1998
"Till we all come in the unity of the faith, and of the knowledge of the Son of God, unto a perfect man, unto the measure of the stature of the fulness of Christ" (Ephesians 4:13).

January 10, 1998
"Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you" (Matthew 7:7).

January 9, 1998
"And be ye kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ's sake hath forgiven you" (Ephesians 4:32).

January 8, 1998
"Be strong and of a good courage, fear not, nor be afraid of them: for the LORD thy God, he it is that doth go with thee; he will not fail thee, nor forsake thee." (Deuteronomy 31:6).

January 7, 1998
"If ye love me, keep my commandments" (John 14:15).

January 6, 1998
"Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly in heart: and ye shall find rest unto your souls" (Matthew 11:29).

January 5, 1998
"And deliver them who through fear of death were all their lifetime subject to bondage" (Hebrews 2:15).

January 4, 1998
"I will both lay me down in peace, and sleep: for thou, LORD, only makest me dwell in safety" (Psalm 4:8).

January 3, 1998
"Great peace have they which love thy law: and nothing shall offend them" (Psalm 119:165).

January 2, 1998
"Being confident of this very thing, that he which hath begun a good work in you will perform it until the day of Jesus Christ" (Philippians 1:6).

January 1, 1998
"In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God" (John 1:1).

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