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'Faye's Daily Words Of Encouragement # 313 Today's Word Is : Stranger "

Updated on August 24, 2013

"Faye's Daily Words Of Encouragement # 313 Today's Word Is: Stranger"

There are not found, that returned to give glory to God, save this stranger. Luke 17-18.
There are not found, that returned to give glory to God, save this stranger. Luke 17-18.
With God you're never a stranger, because he is the father of us all.
With God you're never a stranger, because he is the father of us all.

"Faye's Daily Words Of Encouragement # 313 Today's Word Is: Stranger"

Definition of the word Stranger: which means an unfamiliar person, or one who is ignorant or oblivious to something, or an unknown person or unknown identity.

Genesis chapter 23 -4 : I am a stranger and a sojourner with you; give me a possession of a burying place with you, that I may bury my dead out of sight.

Psalms chapter 39 - 12 : Hear my prayer, O Lord and give ear unto my cry; hold not thy peace at my tears: for I am a stranger with thee, and a sojourner, as all of my fathers were.

Psalms chapter 146 - 9 : The Lord peserveth the strangers; he relieveth the fatherless and widows, but the way of the wicked he turned up side down.

Matthews chapter 25 - 35 : For I was an hungred, and ye gave me meat, I was thirsty and ye gave me drink, I was a stranger and ye took me in.

Luke chapter 17 - 18 : There are not found, that returned to give glory to God, save this stranger.

Ephesians chapter 2 - 12 : That at that time ye were without Christ, being aliens from the commonwealth of Israel, and a stranger from the covenant of promise, having no hope and without God in the world

Ephesians chapter 2 - 19 : Now therefore ye are no more strangers and foreigners, but fellow citizens with the saints, and of the household of God.

Today's Daily Words Of Encouragement word is Stranger: which means an unfamiliar person, or one who is ignorant or oblivious to something or an unknown person or an unknown identity. The bible says " For I was an hungred and you gave me meat, homeless and ye took me in, thirsty and you gave me drink. All of these are the traits that God want the children of God to have. He wants us to be kind and giving to stranger's. When they are hungry, give them food, and when they are thirsty give the drink, and there might be an occasion when we have to take someone into our homes, but as always pray and ask God about the stranger and the guidance to do the right thing.

The bible also says: That at that time ye were without Christ being aliens from the commonwealth of Israel and a stranger from the covenant of promise, having no hope and without God in the world, we all were strangers and aliens in a foreign land, but by the blood of Jesus and the promise of God, we have become one with him, and there's no longer a partition between us and we're no longer strangers but children of the living God.

Benny Faye Douglass

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      Micky Dee 6 years ago

      I just know I'm stranger than most Faye. God bless You!

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      benny Faye Douglass 6 years ago from Gold Canyon, Arizona

      Thank you AE, for your visit, comment and feedback. Godspeed. creativeone59

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      benny Faye Douglass 6 years ago from Gold Canyon, Arizona

      Thank you heavenbound, for your words of wisdom, we should pray and ask God for his guidance and protection, when entertaining a stranger. Blessings to you. creativeone59

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      benny Faye Douglass 6 years ago from Gold Canyon, Arizona

      Thank you Revlady,for your continual presence at my daily words, it is indeed a pleasure. God bless you. creativeone59

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      Hello, hello, 6 years ago from London, UK

      A sincere thank you for a good lesson

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      Ruby Jean Fuller 6 years ago from Southern Illinois

      Thank you for a thought provoking message.I pray that i will always feel the need of others. I remember as a child, my mother never turned down a stranger, she never allowed them in the house, but gave food, back in the 50,s there were a lot of men who knew they would be fed at our house, i think they were railroad hikers.

      God Bless

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      heavenbound5511 6 years ago from Under the shadow of the Almighty God!

      Praise God we are no longer strangers to His promises and love! Now we turn around and give with the heart of God to all as if it were Jesus Himself we were doing it for!

      Let it NOT be said to us that we didn't share and give from the resources God has blessed us with. We are blessed to be a blessing.

      Always pray before taking someone into your house and be led by the peace of God.

      When you take someone in you have to keep them prayed up so the spiritual bondages that there in doesn't come into your house and cause havoc. We love the people and don't accept the sin, or the bad spirits that are chasing them to come into our homes. This is all in the name of love-we fight for their freedom and stand in the gap!

      Good lesson, Thanks!

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      RevLady 6 years ago from Lantana, Florida

      Creativeone, one of my favorite biblical verses reads: "I am a stranger on earth; do not hide your commands from me." We do live in a foreign land but not alone for as you stated; "we have become one with him." All glory to God.

      Forever His,

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