WORD OF THE DAY IS REDEMPTION

            Ps 49:8, 9 Redemption does not come so easily, for no one can ever pay enough to live forever and never see the grave.             This part speaks about the slave market in the ancient world; freedom came with a price for every slave. Someone had to pay the price for their freedom. Slavery … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS REDEMPTION

WORD OF THE DAY IS HOPE

  Ps 46:8 Come, see the glorious works of the Lord: See how he brings destruction upon the world.             There are many places in our world that are referred to as “wonders” but some of them are man-made. We need to concentrate on God made wonders.  These glorious works can be huge such as … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS HOPE

WORD OF THE DAY IS BLAMELESS

Ps 26:1-2 Declare me innocent, O Lord, for I have acted with integrity; I have trusted in the Lord without wavering. Put me on trial, Lord, and cross-examine me. Test my motives and my heart. No one is innocent since Eve ate the forbidden fruit.  David was proclaiming his innocence as others accused him of … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS BLAMELESS

WORD OF THE DAY IS TOLERANCE

 Ps 5:4 O God, you take no pleasure in wickedness; you cannot tolerate the sins of the wicked. Remember when you were a child, and you did something you regretted? Perhaps something broke and mom asked, “What happened?”  You made up a scenario of what happened but knew it was a lie.  Were you upset … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS TOLERANCE

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 SUBMIT

Ps 2:12 Submit to God’s royal son, or he will become angry, and you will be destroyed in the midst of all your activities—for his anger flares up in an instant. But what joy for all who take refuge in him!  God becomes angry and this holy anger can happen quickly. It is never too … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS SUBMIT

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 CONSEQUENCES

Ps 38:3 Because of your anger, my whole body is sick; my health is broken because of my sins.   Everyone suffers illness, sometimes minor, and sometime catastrophic. We live in a world full of germs and viruses, so sometimes an illness may be from exposure to “worldly” things. However, sometimes our sins affect our … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY IS CONSEQUENCES

WORD OF THE SAY IS SUBMIT

Ps 2:12 Submit to God’s royal son, or he will become angry, and you will be destroyed in the midst of all your activities—for his anger flares up in an instant. But what joy for all who take refuge in him!             God becomes angry and this holy anger can happen quickly.. It is never … Continue reading WORD OF THE SAY IS SUBMIT

WORD OF THE DAY LIES

Ps 32:1 Oh, what joy for those whose disobedience is forgiven, whose sin is put out of sight! David is finally content with his life so he decides to take time off from war. He felt strong, powerful and even successful. Unfortunately, when we sit back and relax we can become complacent and weak. Spiritual … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY LIES