It all starts with God
Proverbs 11:28 The Message (MSG)
28 A life devoted to things is a dead life, a stump;
a God-shaped life is a flourishing tree.
Jeremiah 17:7 New Living Translation (NLT)
7 “But blessed are those who trust in the Lord
and have made the Lord their hope and confidence.
Colossians 1:16 The Message (MSG)
Christ Holds It All Together
15-18 We look at this Son and see the God who cannot be seen. We look at this Son and see God’s original purpose in everything created. For everything, absolutely everything, above and below, visible and invisible, rank after rank after rank of angels—everything got started in him and finds its purpose in him.
Job 12:10 New Living Translation (NLT)
10 For the life of every living thing is in his hand,
and the breath of every human being.
John 15:16 New King James Version (NKJV)
16 You did not choose Me, but I chose you and appointed you that you should go and bear fruit, and that your fruit should remain, that whatever you ask the Father in My name He may give you.