Tuesday, September 01, 2015

Thought for the Day 9/1/2015



I find that it is not the circumstances in which
  we are placed, but the spirit in which
    we face them, that constitutes our comfort.
-Elizabeth T. King
Deliver me, O my God, out of the hand of the....
   unrighteous and cruel man. 
For You are my hope, O Lord God;
   You are my trust from my youth.

-Psalm 71:4-5

Monday, August 31, 2015

Thought for the Day 8/31/2015



Science can make man comfortable,
  but only wisdom can make man happy.
-Theodore Hesburgh
For the Lord gives wisdom;
  from His mouth come knowledge and understanding;
[seek Him] then you will understand righteousness
   and justice and equity, every good path;
for wisdom will come into your heart,
   and knowledge will be pleasant to your soul. 
-Proverbs 2:6, 9-10

Friday, August 28, 2015

Thought for the Day 8/28/2015



Hard things are put in our way,
  not to stop us, but to call out
     our courage and strength.
-Anonymous

"And now, Lord, look upon their threats
 and grant to your servants to continue
   to speak Your word with all boldness....
through the name of your holy servant Jesus."
  And when they had prayed, ....they were all....
    filled... to speak the word of God with boldness.
-Acts 4:28-31  

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Thought for the Day 8/27/2015



It  takes as much courage
   to have tried and failed,
       as it does to have tried and succeeded. 
-Anne Morrow Lindbergh

But you, take courage
 Do not let your hands be weak,
    for your work shall be rewarded."
As soon as Asa heard these words....
   he took courage and put away the
      detestable idols from all the land....
          and he repaired the altar of the Lord.
-2 Chronicles15:7-8 

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Thought for the Day 8/26/2015



Have the clarity and the courage
   to not enter every door, and to
       not accept every invitation.
          Protect your peace. 
-Thema Davis 

Then you will prosper if you are careful
   to observe the statutes and rules that
       the Lord commanded Moses for Israel.
           be strong and courageous.
               Fear not; do not be dismayed.
-1 Chronicles 22:13

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Thought for the Day 8/25/2015



You can never cross the ocean
    unless you have the courage
      to lose sight of the shore.
-Christopher Columbus

The Lord your God Himself will go over before you.
  He will destroy these nations before you...
     Be strong and courageous.
Do not fear or be in dread of them,
   for it is the Lord your God who goes with you.
       He will not leaver you or forsake you.
-Deuteronomy 31:3, 6