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Bible Verse of the Day – 1 Corinthians 4:21

21 Now which do you prefer? Shall I come to you with a rod of correction or with love and in a spirit of gentleness?    [ AMP ]
21 What will ye? shall I come unto you with a rod, or in love and a spirit of gentleness?    [ ASV ]
21 What is your desire? is my coming to be with punishment, or is it to be in love and a gentle spirit?    [ BBE ]
21 What will ye? that I come to you with a rod; or in love, and [in] a spirit of meekness?    [ DBY ]
21 What do you wish? Shall I come to you with a rod, or with love in a spirit of gentleness?    [ ESV ]
21 What will ye? shall I come unto you with a rod, or in love, and in the spirit of meekness?    [ KJV ]
21 What do you desire? Shall I come to you with a rod or with love and a spirit of gentleness?    [ NASB ]
21 What do you prefer? Shall I come to you with a whip, or in love and with a gentle spirit?    [ NIV ]
21 What do you want? Shall I come to you with a rod or in love and a spirit of gentleness?    [ NKJV ]
21 What do you want? Shall I come to you with a rod, or in love and a spirit of gentleness?    [ WEB ]
21 what do ye wish? with a rod shall I come unto you, or in love, with a spirit also of meekness?    [ YLT ]

We all commit mistakes from time to time. And sometimes those merits some form of punishment to correct our behavior. But God loves us so much and his gentleness produces repentance.

God usually gives us a pass. That should be enough for us to realize how much He loves us and that we should start to try changing our ways.

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