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“A man of many companions may come to ruin, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.”

-Proverbs 18:24

“He who walks with the wise will grows with the wise, but a companion of fools suffers harm.”

-Proverbs 13:20

“Righteous lips are the delight of a king, and he loves him who speaks what is right.”

-Proverbs 16:13

“Two are better than one, because they have great return for their work; if one falls down, his friend can help him up. But pity the one who falls and has no one to help him up.”

-Ecclesiastes 4:9-10

Wounds from a sincere friend are better than many kisses from an enemy.”

-Proverbs 27:6

Dear Beautiful Roses,

Genuine friends DO exist! There are actually people in your life that love you and care for you immensely. People that want to see you grow, be happy, succeed, and be the best you that you can possibly be. Wanna know how I know?…. God sends them! (He sent me some incredible friends too!)  Continue reading

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Soul-Tied Up

TRUE ROSES OF SHARON

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Biblical Reference:

1 Corinthians 6:18

“Flee from sexual immorality. Every other sin a person commits is outside the body, but the sexual immoral person sins against his own body.”

2 Corinthians 6:14

“Do not be unequally yoked with unbelievers. For what partnership has righteousness with lawlessness? Or what fellowship has light with darkness?”

Hebrews 13:4

“Let marriage be held in honor among all, and let the marriage bed be undefiled, for God will judge the sexually immoral and the adulterous.”

Proverbs 20:6-7

“Many claim to have unfailing love, but a faithful person who can find? The righteous lead blameless lives; blessed are their children after them.”

1 Corinthians 6:16

“Or do you not know that he who is joined to a prostitute becomes one body with her? For as it is written, ‘The two will become one flesh.'”

Acts 4:32

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Soul-Tied Up

 

(I do not own the rights to this video.)

Biblical Reference:

1 Corinthians 6:18

“Flee from sexual immorality. Every other sin a person commits is outside the body, but the sexual immoral person sins against his own body.”

2 Corinthians 6:14

“Do not be unequally yoked with unbelievers. For what partnership has righteousness with lawlessness? Or what fellowship has light with darkness?”

Hebrews 13:4

“Let marriage be held in honor among all, and let the marriage bed be undefiled, for God will judge the sexually immoral and the adulterous.”

Proverbs 20:6-7

“Many claim to have unfailing love, but a faithful person who can find? The righteous lead blameless lives; blessed are their children after them.”

1 Corinthians 6:16

“Or do you not know that he who is joined to a prostitute becomes one body with her? For as it is written, ‘The two will become one flesh.'”

Acts 4:32

“Now the full number of those who believed were of one heart and soul, and no one said that any of the things that belonged to his was his own, but they had everything in common.”

Featured Verse:

“So flee youthful passions and pursue righteousness, faith, love, and peace along with those who call on the Lord from a pure heart.” 

2 Timothy 2:22

Dear Beautiful Roses,

Let’s have a little sex talk. No worries, I’m not here to tell you you’re going to hell because of your sexual desires; I just want to know; Why is sex so vital– to the unmarried? I know that it’s human nature… or normal… or maybe even a need. Besides “Getting one off” or a “Post-D glow”; what’s the gain? Continue reading

What 2017 Has Taught Me.

wisdom

 

Biblical Reference:

“The beginning of wisdom is this: Get wisdom. Though it costs all you have get understanding.”  Proverbs 4:7

“My goal is that they may be encouraged in heart and united in love, so that they may have the full riches of complete understanding, in order that they may know the mystery of God, namely, Christ, in whom are hidden all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge.” Colossians 2:2-3

“But the wisdom that comes from heaven is first of all pure; then peace-loving, considerate, submissive, full of good fruit, impartial and sincere.” James 3:17

“Fools give vent to their rage, but the wise bring calm in the end.” Proverbs 29:11

“Listen to advice and accept discipline, and at the end you will be counted among the wise.” Proverbs 19:20

Dear beautiful roses,

I am interested in hearing from you all this time; so I decided to do a post that allows you to share your stories and wisdom with me. Continue reading

Why Wait?

hourglass 3

Biblical Reference:

Sow for yourselves righteousness; reap steadfast love; break up your fallow ground, for it is the time to seek the Lord that he may come and rain righteousness upon you.” Hosea 10:12 

“For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven.” Ecclesiastes 3:1

Trust in him at all times, O people; pour out your heart before him; God is a refuge for us.” Psalm 62:8

Seek the Lord and his strength; seek his presence continually!” 1 Chronicles 16:11

“Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect.” Romans 12:2 

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Revelation 3:20

“Behold, I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in to him and eat with him, and he with me.”

Dear Beautiful Roses,

You ever feel like you’ve been waiting for God too long? Are you becoming impatient with the process? Did you ever stop to think, that maybe the reason your blessings still seem to be on standby is because God is still waiting on YOU? Continue reading

Spiritually Healing your Broken-Heart

mending a broken heart

 

Biblical Reference:

“We are afflicted in every way, but not crushed; perplexed, but not driven to despair; persecuted, but not forsaken; struck down, but not destroyed; always carrying in the body the death of Jesus, so that the life of Jesus may also be manifested in our bodies.” – 2 Corinthians 4:8-10

“I consider that what we suffer at this present time cannot be compared at all with the glory that is going to be revealed to us.” – Romans 8:18

“The Lord is near to those who are discouraged; he saves those who have lost all hope.” – Psalm 34:18

Dear Beautiful Roses,

I want to talk to you about heartbreak today. It’s a phase we all often try to avoid or run from. It’s a phase that brings discomfort and discontentment. A phase that challenges us subliminally redirects us, requires sacrifice and exposes us. Continue reading