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I will be your God throughout your lifetime
(Isaiah 46:4; NLT).
1. You give us a lifetime
To practice your presence;
A lifetime to ask
Your forgiveness, Lord, too.
2. You give us a lifetime
To care about others;
A lifetime to grow,
And become more like you.
3. You give us a lifetime
To bear our cross gladly;
A lifetime to follow
Your steep, narrow way.
4. You give us a lifetime
To thank you for all, Lord;
A lifetime to love you,
Cling tight, hope, and pray.
1. He himself gives life and breath to everything (Acts 17:25; NLT).
Perhaps even yet they will turn from their evil ways and ask the Lord’s forgiveness before it is too late (Jeremiah 36:7; NLT).
2. Don’t just pretend to love others. Really love them (Romans 12:9; NLT).
We will speak the truth in love, growing in every way more and more like Christ (Ephesians 4:15; NLT).
3. If any of you wants to be my follower, you must turn from your selfish ways, take up your cross daily, and follow me (Luke 9:23; NLT).
The gateway to life is very narrow and the road is difficult (Matthew 7:14; NLT).
4. Give thanks in all circumstances (1 Thessalonians 5:18; NIV).
You must love the Lord your God with all your heart, all your soul, all your strength, and all your mind (Luke 10:27; NLT).
You must fear the Lord your God and worship him and cling to him (Deuteronomy 10:20; NLT).
Blessed are those who trust in the Lord and have made the Lord their hope and confidence (Jeremiah 17:7; NLT).
Pray without ceasing (1 Thessalonians 5:17; NKJV).