Preach the Word
For as the rain and the snowThe Holy Bible: English Standard Version, (Wheaton, IL: Crossway Bibles, 2016), Isa 55:12.
come down from heaven
and do not return there
but water the earth,
making it bring forth and sprout,
giving seed to the sower and bread to the eater,
so shall my word be that goes out from my mouth;
it shall not return to me empty,
but it shall accomplish that which I purpose,
and shall succeed in the thing for which I sent it.
Romans: 5:1 -11
Scripture Reading: 1 Thessalonians 1:4-7 For we know, brothers loved by God, that he has chosen you, 5 because our gospel came to you not only in word, but also in power and in the Holy Spirit and with full conviction. You know what kind of men we proved to be among you for your sake. 6 And you became imitators of us and of the Lord, for you received the word in much affliction, with the joy…
Matthew 25: 31-46