WORD OF THE DAY IS VOWS

Ps 50: 14 Make thankfulness your sacrifice to God, and keep the vows you made to the Most High.                         What is a vow? It can be a guarantee, pledge, oath or promise. Years ago, in a court of law you had to swear to tell the truth etc. Even though the words have … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS VOWS

WORD OF THE DAY IS PROSPERITY

Ps 49:10 Those who are wise must finally die, just like the foolish and senseless, leaving all their wealth behind. This Psalm applies to everyone. It doesn’t matter—young and old, upper class and no class, every race, culture and generation. It is particularly significant to those who believe in consumption and materialism to show their … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS PROSPERITY

WORD OF THE DAY IS REDEMPTION

            Ps 49:8, 9 Redemption does not come so easily, for no one can ever pay enough to live forever and never see the grave.             This part speaks about the slave market in the ancient world; freedom came with a price for every slave. Someone had to pay the price for their freedom. Slavery … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS REDEMPTION

WORD OF THE DAY IS LISTEN

            Ps 49:1, 3 Listen to this, all you people! Pay attention, everyone in the world! For my words are wise, and my thoughts are filled with insight. As a young student nurse, I had a patient that wanted me to read the bible to him. One of his medical problems was glaucoma, which made … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS LISTEN

WORD OF THE DAY IS LIFE MAP

            Ps 48:14 For that is what God is like. He is our God forever and ever, and he will guide us until we die. We love to travel. In 2003, we decided to tour Ireland. Up until then we used tour companies but wanted the freedom to go out on our own so I … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS LIFE MAP

WORD OF THE DAY IS MEDITATE

Ps 48:9 O God, we meditate on your unfailing love as we worship in your Temple. Meditation can alleviate stress and has shown to help reduce anxiety and blood pressure. As we think deeply and focus our mind we begin to arrive in a place of tranquility and peace but it depends on what you … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS MEDITATE

WORD OF THE DAY IS FRUIT

             Ps 52:8 But I am like an olive tree, thriving in the house of God. I will always trust in God’s unfailing love. David’s dilemma here is anger at Doeg and all those who try to grow strong by destroying others. Destroying others not only breaks the ties that hold society together, but also … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS FRUIT

WORD OF THE DAY IS BE STILL

Ps 46:10 Be still, and know that I am God! I will be honored by every nation. I will be honored throughout the world. There comes a time in everyone’s life when, they should stop and be still. The reason will vary with each person and life situation but everyone will have that moment. The … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS BE STILL

WORD OF THE DAY IS HOPE

  Ps 46:8 Come, see the glorious works of the Lord: See how he brings destruction upon the world.             There are many places in our world that are referred to as “wonders” but some of them are man-made. We need to concentrate on God made wonders.  These glorious works can be huge such as … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS HOPE