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

WORD OF THE DAY IS DIRECTION

            Ps 37:23 The Lord directs the steps of the godly. He delights in every detail of their lives.             The Lord orders the direction we need to live a Christian life. Without a direction we would flounder through life never knowing what comes next, thus all our complaining, worrying, and trying to figure everything … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS DIRECTION

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 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 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 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 LIFE

          Psalm 39:4 Lord, remind me how brief my time on earth will be. Remind me that my days are numbered—how fleeting my life is.             As we grow older we feel the rapid flying of time. However, when you retire you really understand how short life can be. When my husband retired, I continued to … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS LIFE