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Candy Kisses and Tin Foil Promises

Why is it that people like candy kisses and Dove candies? Is it because the chocolate confections that are wrapped in tin foil offer messages of hope and love? What are better-- God’s promises or the ones that you get in the Dove candies? Aren’t God’s promises of Love and Hope much better and more reliable?
Here are my Top 11 favorite Promises from God to me and you.
1. For God so greatly loved and dearly prized the world that He [even] gave up His only begotten ([a]unique) Son, so that whoever believes in (trusts in, clings to, relies on) Him shall not perish (come to destruction, be lost) but have eternal (everlasting) life.—John 3:16 (Amplified Bible)
2. For I know the plans I have for you," declares the LORD, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.—Jeremiah 29:11 (NIV)
3. If you make the Most High your dwelling— even the LORD, who is my refuge- then no harm will befall you, no disaster will come near your tent. For he will comma…