WORD OF THE DAY IS FOCUS

Ps 41:1 Oh, the joys of those who are kind to the poor! The Lord rescues them when they are in trouble. It’s easy in life to focus on problems. Showing kindness to those in need always helps me focus more on others and on God’s plan. Life isn’t perfect. We need to be grateful … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS FOCUS

WORD OF THE DAY IS PATIENCE

Ps 33:18 But the Lord watches over those who fear him, those who rely on his unfailing love. Even though God cares for us, does he guarantee we will not starve or die? I believe that is up to us, at least in part. While God keeps his eye on us, he also sees the … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS PATIENCE

WORD OF THE DAY IS LIFE ROADS

Ps 25:4 Show me the right path, O Lord; point out the road for me to follow. While on vacation my husband and I enjoy wandering on less traveled roads. The unbeaten path can be breathtaking in their simplistic beauty. Roaming the hills and valleys can bring never before seen surprises like a dairy farm … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS LIFE ROADS

WORD OF THE DAY IS TONGUE

Ps 34:12-13 Does anyone want to live a life that is long and prosperous? Then keep your tongue from speaking evil and your lips from telling lies. Doesn’t everyone want to live a long and prosperous life? Sure, even Spock who spread his fingers and gave the “live long and prosper” greeting on the long … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS TONGUE

WORD OF THE DAY IS WALLS

Ps 35:17 How long, O Lord, will you look on and do nothing? Rescue me from their fierce attacks. Protect my life from these lions! Psalm 35 is an “imprecatory” (cursing) Psalm, which asks God to deal with his enemies. David forms a foundation for believers to use when anger against another occurs. He doesn’t … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS WALLS

WORD OF THE DAY IS HANDS

Ps 134: Lift your hands toward the sanctuary. And praise the Lord. Think about your hands, what they look like, what they do, but also think about what they represent. Our hands can reveal who we are in our actions. Do they hurt others, grasp and hold on to things, show weakness, indifference or rebel … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS HANDS

WORD OF THE DAY LIES

Ps 32:1 Oh, what joy for those whose disobedience is forgiven, whose sin is put out of sight! David is finally content with his life so he decides to take time off from war. He felt strong, powerful and even successful. Unfortunately, when we sit back and relax we can become complacent and weak. Spiritual … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY LIES