WORD OF THE DAY IS LIFE MAP

            Ps 48:14 For that is what God is like. He is our God forever and ever, and he will guide us until we die. We love to travel. In 2003, we decided to tour Ireland. Up until then we used tour companies but wanted the freedom to go out on our own so I … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS LIFE MAP

WORD OF THE DAY IS MEDITATE

Ps 48:9 O God, we meditate on your unfailing love as we worship in your Temple. Meditation can alleviate stress and has shown to help reduce anxiety and blood pressure. As we think deeply and focus our mind we begin to arrive in a place of tranquility and peace but it depends on what you … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS MEDITATE

WORD OF THE DAY IS ENDURE

                      Ps 45:6-7 Your throne, O God, endures forever and ever. You rule with a scepter of justice. You love justice and hate evil. Therefore, God, your God, has anointed you, pouring out the oil of joy on you more than on anyone else.             This Psalm is considered messianic and describes the … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS ENDURE

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 SHOW ME

Ps 17:7 Show me your unfailing love in wonderful ways. By your mighty power you rescue those who seek refuge from their enemies.             There are many ways to show love. Many times we show love to another without even realizing it. Sometimes it’s a kind word, an encouraging touch, or an unexpected smile. Showing … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS SHOW ME

WORD OF THE DAY IS NATIONS

Ps 9:15 The nations have fallen into the pit they dug for others. Their own feet have been caught in the trap they set. Sometimes life is the pits, literally and figuratively. We all want God to help us when we are in trouble but what about our nation. David wanted God’s help so justice … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS NATIONS

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 SELF-CONTROL

            Ps 4:4 Do not sin by letting anger control you. Think about it overnight and remain silent.             Sound familiar, sleep on it and take care of it tomorrow.  When something makes me angry, I try to wait before making a decision about how to deal with it. God will allow trouble in our … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS SELF-CONTROL

WORD OF THE DAY IS SECURITY

Ps 3:3, 5 But you, O Lord, are a shield around me; you are my glory, the one who holds my head high… I lay down and slept, yet I woke up in safety, for the Lord was watching over me.  Ever had a bad day? You overslept, traffic was horrendous, computer problems then you … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS SECURITY

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