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 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 NAME

Ps 44:5 Only by your power can we push back our enemies; only in your name can we trample our foes.             What is in a name? That question has been addressed for thousands of years. There are many variables in choosing a name for a child. Family names, traditional names and made up names, … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS NAME

WORD OF THE DAY IS HOPE

            Ps 42:5 Why am I discouraged? Why is my heart so sad? I will put my hope in God! I will praise Him again—my Savior and my God!              The Psalmist is discouraged, sad and probably depressed. This is exactly what Satan wants for us because he knows that discouragement destroys hope. When we … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS HOPE

WORD OF THE DAY IS RESTORE

Ps 23:1-3 The Lord is my shepherd; I have all I need. He lets me rest in green meadows; He leads me beside peaceful streams. He renews (refreshes, restores) my strength. He guides me along right paths, bringing honor to his name.             This is the most well-known of all the Psalms and the most … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS RESTORE

WORD OF THE DAY IS FAR AWAY

Ps 42:4 My heart is breaking as I remember how it used to be: I walked among the crowds of worshipers, leading a great procession to the house of God, singing for joy and giving thanks amid the sound of a great celebration!             As a young adult I was not following God’s plan in … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS FAR AWAY

WORD OF THE DAY IS WISE

Ps19:7 The instructions of the Lord are perfect, reviving the soul. The decrees of the Lord are trustworthy, making wise the simple.             If creation is God’s  word then his instruction is his living word. God gives us guidelines on how to live in the Bible. We need the insight of God’s word to fully … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS WISE

WORD FO THE DAY IS CREATION

Ps 19:1 The heavens proclaim the glory of God. The skies display his craftsmanship.             Look up, day or night, it doesn’t matter. God’s creation coming from his own fingers shows the glory and beauty of his love for us. Nature was David’s favorite place.   As David tended his father’s sheep, sleeping under the … Continue reading WORD FO THE DAY IS CREATION