When I said: My foot slips, Your mercy, O Lord, sustained me. Psalm 94:18 No matter the hardship, God always gives us something to sustain us. Terry Mark It’s easy to say, "Praise God. When you are suffering: praise. When you are being tested: praise. If you have tears in your eyes: praise." But it’s harder … Continue reading God, Our sustainer
But let all who take refuge in you rejoice; let them sing joyful praises forever. Spread your protection over them, that all who love your name may be filled with joy. For you bless the godly, O Lord; you surround them with your shield of love. Psalms 5:11-12 One of the greatest evidences of God’s love to those … Continue reading Shield of love
Be anxious for nothing; but in every thing by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God. And the peace of God, which passeth all understanding, shall keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus. Philippians 4:6-7 To pray is to make petition. Lailah Gifty AkitaThank you father God for … Continue reading Prayer petitions
Again, truly I tell you that if two of you on earth agree about anything they ask for, it will be done for them by my Father in heaven. Matthew 18:19 Every kid is one adult away, from being a success story. Josh Shipp Thank you Jesus, for this new day, for a new opportunity. … Continue reading Prayer for the new school year
Be not deceived; God is not mocked: for whatsoever a man soweth, that shall he also reap. Galatians 6:7 Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant. Robert Louis Stevenson It is not always God who judges our actions: we reap what we've sown. Our lives look like … Continue reading What seeds are you planting?
For the eyes of the LORD run to and fro throughout the whole earth, to show Himself strong on behalf of those whose heart is loyal to Him. 2 Chronicles 16:9a What you believe you want, may be different from what you deserve. Thank you father God for today, for your presence in our lives … Continue reading Prayer: receive what God has for you!
But to each one of us grace has been given as Christ apportioned it. Ephesians 4:7 If God called you to it, He will see you through it! I love grace. Grace is Jesus. Grace is the power of God, and the power of God in us. Without grace, progress in the spiritual life is … Continue reading Devotional 7/19
While they were worshiping the Lord and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, "Set apart for me Barnabas and Saul for the work to which I have called them.” Then after fasting and praying they laid their hands on them and sent them off. Acts 13:2-3 Where you go, I'll go. What you say, I'll say. Kim Walker What is God looking … Continue reading Devotional 6/29
Do all things without grumbling or questioning; Philippians 2:14 Until our attitude can glorify God, while we are going through a hard time we will not be delivered. Joyce Meyer What do you do when your life does not reflect the promises of God over your life? Remember God's plans for us, are to prosper us … Continue reading Devotional 5/19
The pain you’ve experienced doesn’t compare to the glory to be revealed. Romans 8:18 In my deepest wound, I saw your glory. St. Augustine There's a place in God, where His love, glory and healing make all the difference. This place is not in church, and it's less likely to be found in the world. … Continue reading Devotional 4/19
I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me. Philippians 4:13 Sometimes the worst place you can be, is in your own head. Nobody is born with an identity: identity is something that evolves over time. Identity is in what we associate ourselves with and how we understand and perceive things. Identity is vitally important because it can either make us act … Continue reading Devotional 3/29
You are our letter [of recommendation], written in our hearts, recognized and read by everyone. 2 Corinthians 3:2 Passion is the fuel that will keep us joyfully fulfilling our purpose. Christine Caine Are you at the end of your rope... you're actually at the end of your SELF! Shift your perspective: it's not the … Continue reading Devotional 3/9