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 OF THE DAY IS DO GOOD

               Ps 37:3 Trust in the Lord and do good. Then you will live safely in the land and prosper.  Human nature is self-centered. We do “good” for personal benefit. We compete in every aspect of life, thinking that if we beat out a coworker or friend we will get more; more money, respect … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS DO GOOD

WORD OF THE DAY IS ADVISE

Ps 32:8 The Lord says, “I will guide you along the best pathway for your life. I will advise you and watch over you.             People can give advice which is their opinion offered as a guide. Many people seek advice on marriage, parenting and other life subjects. Even in health care we can give … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS ADVISE

WORD OF THE DAY IS FREE

Ps 34:4 I prayed to the Lord, and he answered me. He freed me from all my fears. David is still running from Saul and thinks of hiding in plain sight in Gath where Israel’s enemy live. The problem is Goliath, the one he killed as a teen was from there. Knowing no one would … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS FREE

WORD OF THE DAY IS INDIVIDUALS

Ps 33:15 He made their hearts, so he understands everything they do.             God made each one of us. That’s a fact. Do you think he made us all the same? Of course not. We are individuals. Even identical twins can have differences, especially in personality, demeanor or aptitude. We are all different, but he … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS INDIVIDUALS

WORD OF THE DAY IS PROTECTION

Ps 31:19 How great is the goodness you have stored up for those who fear you. You lavish it on those who come to you for protection, blessing them before the watching world.             I believe God is good to everyone but I also believe that he gives extra blessings, gifts or talents to those … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS PROTECTION