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 GRACE

Ps 23:6 Surely your goodness and unfailing love will pursue me all the days of my life, and I will live in the house of the Lord forever.              Goodness and unfailing love is God’s ultimate gift of grace that follows us throughout life. Because we did nothing to earn this divine grace it is … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS GRACE

WORD OF THE DAY IS GUIDANCE

Ps 16:7-8 I will bless the Lord who guides me; even at night, my heart instructs me. I know the Lord is always with me. I will not be shaken, for he is right beside me. Guidance is of paramount importance in this life. Who guides you? As a child, usually our parents or any … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS GUIDANCE

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 ACCOUNTABILITY

Ps 10:12-13 Arise, O Lord! Punish the wicked, O God! Do not ignore the helpless! Why do the wicked get away with despising God? They think, “God will never call us to account.” No matter how hard we try to be “good” it seems that the “bad” have everything. Comparing yourself to others is a … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS ACCOUNTABILITY

WORD OF THE DAY IS NEVER ABANDONED

Ps 9:9-10 The Lord is a shelter for the oppressed, a refuge in times of trouble. Those who know your name trust in you, for you, O Lord do not abandon those who search for you. As you go through life, you may feel confident in the plan God set before you. Then something changes. … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS NEVER ABANDONED

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 THANKS

Ps 7:17 I will thank the Lord because he is just; I will sing praise to the name of the Lord Most High. We should always be thankful no matter the circumstances. Years ago I felt over worked and underappreciated. After weeks of staying late to complete work, I made a conscious decision to thank … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS THANKS

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 JOY

Ps 1:1-2 Oh, the joys of those who do not follow the advice of the wicked, stand around with sinners, or join in with mockers. But they delight in the law of the Lord, meditating on it day and night. It is appropriate that we start with the first verses of the book of Psalms … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS JOY