WORD OF THE DAY IS LEAD ME

Ps 5:8 Lead me in the right path, O Lord, or my enemies will conquer me. Make your way plain for me to follow. When out in public it is difficult to know what to say when a stranger strikes up a conversation. I am reluctant to respond to life questions when I am not … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS LEAD ME

WORD OF THE DAY IS TOLERANCE

 Ps 5:4 O God, you take no pleasure in wickedness; you cannot tolerate the sins of the wicked. Remember when you were a child, and you did something you regretted? Perhaps something broke and mom asked, “What happened?”  You made up a scenario of what happened but knew it was a lie.  Were you upset … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS TOLERANCE

WORD OF THE DAY IS SELF-CONTROL

            Ps 4:4 Do not sin by letting anger control you. Think about it overnight and remain silent.             Sound familiar, sleep on it and take care of it tomorrow.  When something makes me angry, I try to wait before making a decision about how to deal with it. God will allow trouble in our … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS SELF-CONTROL

WORD OF THE DAY IS SECURITY

Ps 3:3, 5 But you, O Lord, are a shield around me; you are my glory, the one who holds my head high… I lay down and slept, yet I woke up in safety, for the Lord was watching over me.  Ever had a bad day? You overslept, traffic was horrendous, computer problems then you … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS SECURITY

WORD OF THE DAY IS SUBMIT

Ps 2:12 Submit to God’s royal son, or he will become angry, and you will be destroyed in the midst of all your activities—for his anger flares up in an instant. But what joy for all who take refuge in him!  God becomes angry and this holy anger can happen quickly. It is never too … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS SUBMIT

WORD OF THE DAY IS ASK

Ps 2:8 Only ask, and I will give you the nations as your inheritance, the whole earth as your possession. Watching the news can be depressing and overwhelming. The destruction from war, terrorist attacks and even natural disasters can make you wonder “why”. I wish I had all the answers.  All I know is God … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS ASK

WORD OF THE DAY IS JOY

Ps 1:1-2 Oh, the joys of those who do not follow the advice of the wicked, stand around with sinners, or join in with mockers. But they delight in the law of the Lord, meditating on it day and night. It is appropriate that we start with the first verses of the book of Psalms … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS JOY