A MORNING AFFIRMATION

PSALM 118:24 “THIS IS THE DAY THE LORD HAS MADE; LET US REJOICE AND BE GLAD IN IT.” (Revised Standard Version) Here is a wonderful affirmation to start the day! Throughout the scriptures we find a spirit of positive expectancy often present. Especially on days I feel blue or just down, I repeat this verse Read More

MAKING ALL THINGS NEW

REVELATION 21:5 “HE WHO IS SEATED ON THE THRONE SAID, ‘I WILL MAKE EVERYTHING NEW!’” Through the scriptures, a number of times, you find similar words. “MAKING EVERYTHING NEW” is like STARTING OVER, starting with a clear slate. How often have you wanted to do that? Since this theme is repeated frequently by God, we’re Read More

NO COMPARISON

ROMANS 8:18 “I CONSIDER THE SUFFERINGS OF THIS PRESENT TIME ARE NOT WORTH COMPARING WITH THE GLORY THAT IS TO BE REVEALED TO US.” Here is the epitome of a spiritual attitude-being wiling to put up with problems, with suffering for a time, to see the fulfillment of one’s dreams for God and with God. Read More

FEAR MAKES US SLAVES

ROMANS 8:15 “FOR YOU HAVE NOT RECEIVED A SPIRIT THAT MAKES YOU A SLAVE AGAIN TO FEAR, BUT YOU HAVE RECEIVED A SPIRIT OF SONSHIP.” We all have FEARS, whether real or imagined. As the Bible writer notes, fear makes us SLAVES. Fear holds us back and hinders us from reaching our individual potential. We Read More