WORD OF THE DAY IS MERCY

Ps 69:16 Answer my prayers, O Lord, for your unfailing love is wonderful. Take care of me, for your mercy is so plentiful.  Who wants someone to take care of them? We do. Who needs mercy? We do. However, do we deserve it?  Since the time of creation, when sin entered the garden, we became … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS MERCY

WORD OF THE DAY IS GOD HUG

Ps 67:5 May the nations praise you, O God. Yes, may all the nations praise you             This entire Psalm refers to God’s relationship to the earth. He is the God of all people past, present and future. In biblical times, the known world was small compared to what we know now. I believe that … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS GOD HUG

WORD OF THE DAY IS QUIETLY WAIT

Ps 62:1 I wait quietly before God, for my victory comes from him. Pressures of life permeate our society and our churches.  Juggling family, friends and work are difficult. The decisions we must make on a daily basis add to the stress. Keeping our priorities, knowing and doing right and not wrong or just putting … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS QUIETLY WAIT

WORD OF THE DAY IS FORGOTTEN

Ps 56: 8 You keep track of all my sorrows. You have collected all my tears in your bottle. You have recorded each one in your book. Have you ever felt forgotten? Children often forget their parents’ anniversary and, birthdays. Sometimes they try to make up for it but they periodically fall short. In the … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS FORGOTTEN

WORD OF THE DAY IS CALL

Ps 55:17 Morning, noon, and night I cry out my distress, and the Lord hears my voice. Never underestimate the power you have when you call on God.  Motherhood can be difficult and I have spent many anxious evenings and nights praying for our children. As teens, our boys just didn’t see the value of … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS CALL

WORD OF THE DAY IS SAFETY

Ps 54:4 But God is my helper. The Lord keeps me alive. One of my earliest nursing positions required working a day/night rotation. As I got dressed for work, I realized that it had rained a lot that evening. I took my usual route but I didn’t know that it was blocked for road repair. … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS SAFETY

WORD OF THE DAY: PAY ATTENTION

Ps 54:2 Listen to my prayer, O God. Pay attention to my plea. Sometimes people feel ridiculous bringing the same old problems to God repeatedly. They never learned the value of praying until completion. Praying again for the same thing not only strengthens our faith, it will also cement God’s promise of answering our prayers. … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY: PAY ATTENTION

WORD OF THE DAY IS BE STILL

Ps 46:10 Be still, and know that I am God! I will be honored by every nation. I will be honored throughout the world. There comes a time in everyone’s life when, they should stop and be still. The reason will vary with each person and life situation but everyone will have that moment. The … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS BE STILL

WORD OF THE DAY IS NEVER FORGET

 Ps 44:20-21 If we had forgotten the name of our God or spread our hands in prayer to foreign gods, God would surely have known it, for he knows the secrets of every heart.             Even with faith and obedience, this Psalm shows the defeat of Israel. When there is victory it’s easy to sing … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS NEVER FORGET

WORD OF THE DAY IS STAND

  Ps 33:8 Let the whole world fear the Lord, and let everyone stand in awe of him.             Shall we talk about fear? This is not fear of something bad happening to us; it is a fear of the Lord that causes us to honor him. This verse reminds us how great God really … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS STAND