Verse of the Day - Day 255

God's Good Promises for Today - 1 Kings 8:56

God's Promise for Today
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Welcome to Verse of the Day!

Today's Bible Verse:

1 Kings 8:56

"Blessed be the LORD who has given rest to his people Israel, according to all that he promised. Not one word has failed of all his good promise, which he spoke by Moses his servant." (ESV)

Today's Inspiring Thought: God's Good Promises for Today

  • "God never made a promise that was too good to be true." --D.L. Moody
  • Are you doubting one of God's good promises to you today? Let this simple statement by D.L. Moody sink into your spirit today. God's promises are never too good to be true!
  • Let these words spoken by Solomon in 1 Kings also soak into your spirit today. Not one word of God's good promises has ever failed.

More of God's Promises for Today

God will be with us wherever we go:

  • Genesis 28:15- "Behold, I am with you and will keep you wherever you go and will bring you back to this land. For I will not leave you until I have done what I have promised you." (ESV)

God is not slow to keep his promises. When he seems slow, it is his patience on our behalf at work:

  • 2 Peter 3:9 - The Lord is not slow to fulfill his promise as some count slowness, but is patient toward you, not wishing that any should perish, but that all should reach repentance. (ESV)

God promises to hear and respond to our prayers when we pray in the name of his Son and according to his will:

  • John 14:13-14 - Whatever you ask in my name, this I will do, that the Father may be glorified in the Son. If you ask me anything in my name, I will do it. (ESV)
  • 1 John 5:14 - And this is the confidence that we have toward him, that if we ask anything according to his will he hears us. (ESV)

God will protect you:

  • Psalm 18:30 - This God—his way is perfect; the word of the Lord proves true; he is a shield for all those who take refuge in him. (ESV)

God promises us (those who love him and are faithful to him) a crown of life:

  • James 1:12 - Blessed is the man who remains steadfast under trial, for when he has stood the test he will receive the crown of life, which God has promised to those who love him. (ESV)

God has promised us eternal life:

  • 1 John 2:25 - And this is the promise that he made to us—eternal life. (ESV)