WORD OF THE DAY IS FELLOWSHIP

Ps 24:3-4 Who may climb the mountain of the Lord? Who may stand in his holy place? Only those whose hands and hearts are pure… God deserves our worship and it is the least we can do to please someone we love. We do nice things for people, why not for the One who made … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS FELLOWSHIP

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 DELIVERANCE

Ps 11:5-7 The Lord examines both the righteous and the wicked. He hates those who love violence. He will rain down blazing coals and burning sulfur on the wicked. For the righteous Lord loves justice. The virtuous will see his face. This Psalm speaks to us about deliverance from the wicked. God will not keep … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS DELIVERANCE

WORD OF THE DAY IS PRAISE

Ps 9:1 I will praise you, Lord, with my whole heart; I will tell of all the marvelous things you have done. Have you ever pondered your life? All the things that have happened, both good and bad. Every time something happens, an action takes place. Think about, if nothing happens in life, would that … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS PRAISE

WORD OF THE DAY IS MERCY

Ps 6:1-3 O Lord, do not rebuke me in your anger or discipline me in your rage. Have compassion on me, Lord, for I am weak. Heal me, Lord, for my bones are in agony. I am sick at heart. How long, O Lord, until you restore me? This passage can be many things to … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS MERCY

WORD OF THE DAY IS PLACE

Ps 42:3 Send out your light and your truth; let them guide me. Let them lead me to your holy mountain, to the place where you live.             The sons of Korah are pleading to God to help them find his holy mountain. In those times, it referred to Mount Zion but what about now. … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS PLACE

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

WORD OF THE DAY IS PEACE

Ps 34:14 Turn away from evil and do good. Search for peace, and work to maintain it.             Peace is not easy, as some may think. Ignoring a tense situation does not cause peace to suddenly arrive. We have to become peacemakers before we can find peace, again not easy. We need to learn to … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS PEACE

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