WORD OF THE DAY IS SAVES

Ps 96: 2 Sing to the Lord; praise his name. Each day proclaim the good news that he saves. During weather related disasters we look for someone to save us. I have experienced this several times but never understood why God allows natural disasters such as tornados, earthquakes, blizzards and hurricanes. It is stressful to … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS SAVES

WORD OF THE DAY IS STUBBORN

Ps 95:8 The Lord says, “Don’t harden your hearts as Israel did at Meribah, as they did at Massah in the wilderness.               Have you ever met someone who was not open to new things and completely resistant to change? They may be egocentric with an inability to understand another person’s view or opinion as … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS STUBBORN

WORD OF THE DAY IS DOUBTS

Ps 94:19 When doubts filled my mind, your comfort gave me renewed hope and cheer.      Doubts are insidious and give us a feeling of uncertainty. Ever had doubts? I have doubts about who I am and what I should do. Sometimes we doubt our fashion sense, career choices or decisions made years ago. How … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS DOUBTS

WORD OF THE DAY IS HE WILL

Ps 94:14 The Lord will not reject His people; He will not abandon His special possession.             God made us. We belong to him. Why do the simplest concepts seem so foreign to us? Everything we have and everything we are is because of him.  Yes, some have more things, better jobs, a great life … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS HE WILL

WORD OF THE DAY IS MIGHTY

Ps 93:4 But mightier than the violent raging of the seas, mightier than the breakers on the shore—the Lord above is mightier than these!              As children we all look for a protector, someone who loves us and is strong. My favorite cartoon was Mighty Mouse. He was always there to “save the day.” Unfortunately, … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS MIGHTY

WORD OF THE DAY IS FLOOD

Ps 93:3 The floods have risen up, O Lord. The floods have roared like thunder: The floods have lifted their pounding waves. Living close to the Gulf of Mexico and below sea level, we are no strangers to floods. When the local meteorologist forecast’s even just six inches of a steady downpour, we expect the … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS FLOOD

WORD OF THE DAY IS FRUIT

Ps 92:14 Even in old age they will still produce fruit; they will remain vital and green.             Several years ago, God sent me back to school. To better understand and communicate with my deaf friends, I earned a Certificate in American Sign Language. One day, several of the students started talking to me before … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS FRUIT

WORD OF THE DAY IS THRILL

Ps 92:4 You thrill me, Lord, with all you have done for me! I sing for joy because of what you have done.             We all have things and experiences that make us happy, but these are usually fleeting and temporary. I love to travel. The memories are truly a blessing but one visit to … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS THRILL

WORD OF THE DAY IS FREEDOM

Ps 92:1 It is good to give thanks to the Lord, to sing praises to the Most High.             In America we have many freedoms. We can vote, work and receive a paycheck and worship as we see fit. But our basic freedom of voicing our opinion without fear of retaliation seems to be in … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS FREEDOM

WORD OF THE DAY IS REWARDS

Ps 91:16 I will reward them with a long life and give them my salvation.”             Rewards are complicated. We want rewards. We work hard for them and sometimes do things we shouldn’t to receive them. And what happens when we get the new car, promotion or great vacation, do we thank God and appreciate … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS REWARDS