John 6:63 It is the spirit that quickeneth; the flesh profiteth nothing: the words that I speak unto you, they are spirit, and they are life.
This is what makes the
Bible different than any other Book!
The book is ALIVE!
Every word is loaded with POWER!
What are the promises for?
2Pe 1:3 According as his divine power hath given unto us all things that pertain unto life and godliness, through the knowledge of him that hath called us to glory and virtue:
2Pe 1:4 Whereby are given unto us exceeding great and precious promises: that by these ye might be partakers of the divine nature, having escaped the corruption that is in the world through lust.
The promises are for every thing that pertains to LIFE and GOD!
The power to live life the way GOD intended!
There are many listed in catagories on this website!
Heb 6:12 That ye be not slothful, but followers of them who through faith and patience inherit the promises.
The Greek word for followers is imitators.
In the Bible are many examples of men and women who against all odds stood on Gods promises and received, freedom, health, victory, deliverence.
Read Hebrews Chapter 11.
Heb 11:33 who through faith overcame kingdoms, worked out righteousness, obtained promises, stopped the mouths of lions,
Heb 11:34 quenched the power of fire, escaped the mouths of the sword, acquired power from weakness, became strong in war; made armies of foreigners to yield.
If you have received Christ, you have been given promises.
Search for them like Gold!
Psa 119:162 I rejoice at thy word, as one that findeth great spoil.
Stand on them!
You will not be disappointed!
Here's a couple!
Psa 37:3 Trust in the LORD, and do good; so shalt thou dwell in the land, and verily thou shalt be fed.
Psa 37:4 Delight thyself also in the LORD; and he shall give thee the desires of thine heart.
Psa 37:5 Commit thy way unto the LORD; trust also in him; and he shall bring it to pass.
It's your part trust, delight,and commit,
God will do His Part!
Here are Hundreds in many catagories.