Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Thought for the Day 7/30/2014



It's not what you do once in awhile,
    it's what you do day in and day out
            that makes the difference.
-Jenny Craig 

Blessed is the one who listens to me [wisdom],
   watching daily at my gates, waiting beside my doors.
         For whoever finds me, finds life, and
               obtains favor from the LORD.
- Proverbs 8:34-35    

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Thought for the Day 7/29/2014



I don't want to get to the end of my life,
    and find that I just lived the length of it, 
            I want to live the width of it as well. 
-Diane Ackerman 

You have made known to me the paths of life;
         you will make me full of gladness with your presence.
- Acts 2:28   

Monday, July 28, 2014

Thought for the Day 7/28/2014



We must find time to stop and thank the people 
            who have made a difference in our lives. 
-Dan Zadra

Then Jesus answered, "Were not ten cleaned? Where are the nine?
    Was no one found to return and give praise to God
       except this foreigner?"  And Jesus said to him,
               "Rise and go your way;
                     your faith has made you well."
- Luke 17:17-19  

Friday, July 25, 2014

Thought for the Day 7/25/2014



If life is a blank canvas 
    and you are the artist,
           how would you assess 
             the quality of your painting so far?
-Mardy Grothe      

Rather train yourself for Godliness;
    for while bodily training is of some value,
       Godliness is of value in every way,
               as it holds promise for the present life and
                     also for the life to come.
- 1 Peter 1:6, 8-9 

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Thought for the Day 7/24/2014



Ability is what you're capable of doing.
    Motivation determines what you do.  
           Attitude determines how well you do it.
-Lou Hotlz      

In this you rejoice, though now for a little while, if necessary,
           you have been grieved by various trials...
            though you have not seen Him, you love Him.
            Though you do not now see Him, you believe in Him and
                rejoice with joy that is inexpressible, and filled with glory,
                  obtaining the outcome of your faith - the salvation of your souls.
- 1 Peter 1:6, 8-9 

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Thought for the Day 7/23/2014



A happy person is not a person in a   
       certain set of circumstances,   
           but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.
-  Hugh Downs     

Have this mind among yourselves,....
    looking to Jesus, ...  who for the joy 
     that was set before him endured the cross,
       despising the shame, and
         is seated at the right hand of the throne of God. 

- Hebrews 12:2 (& Phil. 2:5)