Seek Spiritual Wisdom

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Verse of the Day:   James 3:17

But the wisdom that comes from heaven is pure; then peace-loving, considerate, submissive, full of mercy and good fruit, impartial and sincere.

 

Spiritual wisdom comes from God and it gives you the ability to live a life that is obedient to Him no matter what trials you face.  Consistently seek God’s wisdom by reading the Bible and through prayer and you will begin to see the changes in yourself and in your life.

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Positive Thinking

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Verse of the Day:   Philippians 4:8

Whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable, if anything is excellent or praise worthy think about such things.

 

Fill your mind with positive thoughts that build you up, focus on positive and good things and surround yourself with positive people.  Your thoughts become words, your words become actions, your actions become habits, and your habits become your character. What kind of character do you want to be known for?

Do Good

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Verse of the Day:   Isaiah 1:17

Learn to do good.  Seek justice.  Help the oppressed. Defend the cause of the orphans.  Fight for the rights of widows.

 

We each have been given different gifts and talents to help others.  Let’s do good in this world for those who need our help.  There are many ways you can do good by giving you’re your time and volunteering your gifts and abilities to help others in need.

Christ Strengthens Us

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Verse of the Day:   Philippians 4:13

I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.

 

Changing our old ways and habits can be hard when we try to do it by our own strength and often we fail. The good news is we don’t have to do it all alone or by our own strength.  We have Jesus on our side and we “can” do all things through Christ who strengthens us.  Give whatever you are struggling with over to God and let Him be your strength.

Gentle and Humble

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Verse of the Day:   Matthew 11:29

Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.

 

If your life feels out of control, in turmoil, or you feel angry Jesus is the answer.  Jesus was a great example of how to be gentle and humble.  Follow His example and you will find rest for your soul. Gentle = kind, mild in temperament; Humble = respectful, showing a modest estimate of one’s own importance.

Protection and Peace

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Verse of the Day:   Psalm 3:5

I lie down and sleep: I wake again because the Lord sustains me.

 

If you’re reading this, you woke up this morning, not everyone did so be thankful for another day the Lord has given you. Remember, no matter what is going on your life you can rest in the arms of God.  If you turn to Him, He will give you protection and peace.  Have a blessed day!

He Hears Your Prayers

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Verse of the Day:   Jeremiah 29:12

Then you will call on me and come and pray to me, and I will listen to you.

 

How encouraging to know we serve a God who hears our prayers.  Through His love and mercy God promises that when we call on Him and pray to Him, He will listen.  Whatever the answer may be, we can be assured that God hears our prayers and know that He will answer them in his own time and way.