Category Archives: Breathe

1 Samuel 2:1-10 Talk no more so very proudly, let not arrogance come from your mouth

1 Samuel 2:1-10 1Hannah prayed and said, “My heart exults in the LORD; my strength is exalted in my God. My mouth derides my enemies, because I rejoice in my victory. 2“There is no Holy One like the LORD, no … Continue reading

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Psalm 127:1-5- Unless the Lord builds the house, those who build it labor in vain

Psalm 127:1-5 1Unless the LORD builds the house, those who build it labor in vain. Unless the LORD guards the city, the guard keeps watch in vain. 2It is in vain that you rise up early and go late to … Continue reading

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Job 42:1-6, 10-17 – I know that you can do all things, and that no purpose of yours can be thwarted

Job 42:1-6, 10-17 1Then Job answered the LORD: 2“I know that you can do all things, and that no purpose of yours can be thwarted. 3‘Who is this that hides counsel without knowledge?’ Therefore I have uttered what I did … Continue reading

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Mark 10:35-45 – Whoever wishes to become great among you must be your servant

Mark 10:35-45 35James and John, the sons of Zebedee, came forward to him and said to him, “Teacher, we want you to do for us whatever we ask of you.” 36And he said to them, “What is it you want … Continue reading

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Psalm 104:1-9, 24, 35c – You make the wind your messengers

Psalm 104:1-9, 24, 35c 1Bless the LORD, O my soul. O LORD my God, you are very great. You are clothed with honor and majesty, 2wrapped in light as with a garment. You stretch out the heavens like a tent, … Continue reading

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Job 38:1-7 (34-41) – Then the LORD answered Job

Job 38:1-7 (34-41) 1Then the LORD answered Job out of the whirlwind: 2“Who is this that darkens counsel by words without knowledge? 3Gird up your loins like a man, I will question you, and you shall declare to me. 4“Where … Continue reading

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Job 23:1-9, 16-17 – My complaint is bitter

Job 23:1-9, 16-17 1Then Job answered: 2“Today also my complaint is bitter; his hand is heavy despite my groaning. 3Oh, that I knew where I might find him, that I might come even to his dwelling! 4I would lay my … Continue reading

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James 3:13-4:3, 7-8a – Who is wise and understanding among you?

James 3:13-4:3, 7-8a 13Who is wise and understanding among you? Show by your good life that your works are done with gentleness born of wisdom. 14But if you have bitter envy and selfish ambition in your hearts, do not be … Continue reading

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Psalm 84 – How lovely is your dwelling place

Psalm 84:1-12 1How lovely is your dwelling place, O LORD of hosts! 2My soul longs, indeed it faints for the courts of the LORD; my heart and my flesh sing for joy to the living God. 3Even the sparrow finds … Continue reading

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Ephesians 5:15-20 Giving thanks to God at all times

Ephesians 5:15-20 15Be careful then how you live, not as unwise people but as wise, 16making the most of the time, because the days are evil. 17So do not be foolish, but understand what the will of the Lord is. … Continue reading

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