Monday, October 31, 2011

Thought for the Day 10/31/2011


A man never stands as tall as
    when he kneels to help a child.
Anonymous

  But Jesus…took a child and put him by his side
      and said to them, "Whoever receives this child
in my name receives me, and whoever receives me
          receives Him who sent me.
For he who is least among you all
         is the one who is great."
Luke 9:45-48

Friday, October 28, 2011

Thought for the Day 10/28/2011


There never has been, and cannot be,
a good life without self-control.
Leo Tolstoy

Every athlete exercises self-control in all things.
They do it to receive a perishable wreath,
but we an imperishable crown
1 Corinthians 9:25

Thursday, October 27, 2011

Thought for the Day 10/27/2011


With faith, there are no questions;
     without faith there are no answers.
- Chofetz Chaim

God gives wisdom to the wise and knowledge
      to those who have understanding.
He reveals the deep and secret things; ….
        I thank You, and praise You, O God of my fathers,
who has given me wisdom and might, and
       have made known to me now what we asked of You. 
Daniel 2:21-23

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Thought for the Day 10/26/2011


DO IT NOW!

"It's a strange thing,
you have said it thousands of times I am sure...
you will never know what you can do until you try.
-Bob Proctor

He gives power to the faint, and
   to him with no vigor He increases might.
…. the ones waiting for Jehovah shall renew power;
  they shall go up with wings as the eagles;
          they shall run and not be weary;
                 they shall walk and not be faint!
Isaiah 40:29,31

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Thought for the Day 10/25/2011


A healthy attitude is contagious
   but don't wait to catch it from others.
Be a carrier.
Author Unknown

To conclude: you must all have the same attitude
      and the same feelings; love one another,
and be kind and humble with one another.
1 Peter 3:8

Monday, October 24, 2011

Thought for the Day 10/24/2011


People blame their environment.
There is only one person to blame
-- and only one -- themselves.
Robert Collier

Some people ruin themselves by their own stupid actions
and then blame the LORD.
Proverbs 19:3

Friday, October 21, 2011

Thought for the Day 10/21/2011

“SUNSHINE is delicious,
          RAIN is refreshing,
WIND braces us up,
             SNOW is exhilarating,
there is no such thing as bad weather,
          only different kinds of good weather”
John Ruskin

Fair weather comes out of the north;
     God is clothed with awesome majesty.
Job 37:22

Thursday, October 20, 2011

Thought for the Day 10/20/2011


Let us act on what we have.
John Henry Newman

Do the best with what you have,
wherever you are.
Bob Lloyd

I can do all things through Christ
    who strengthens me.
Philippians 4:13

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Thought for the Day 10/19/2011

There is a little difference in people,
      but that little difference makes a big difference.  
That little difference is attitude. 
      The big difference is whether
it is positive or negative.
W. Clement Stone

Show a gentle attitude toward everyone.
          The Lord is coming soon.
Philippians 4:5

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Thought for the Day 10/18/2011

Should you shield the valleys from the windstorms,
    you would never see the beauty of their canyons.
Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

Behold, the Lord has one who is mighty and strong;
        like a storm of hail, a destroying tempest,
like a storm of mighty, overflowing waters,
       He casts down to the earth with his hand.
In that day the LORD of hosts will be a crown of glory,
               and a diadem of beauty,
to the remnant of his people.
Isaiah 28:2,5

Monday, October 17, 2011

Thought for the Day 10/17/2011


Man can live for about forty days without food,
    and about three days without water,
about eight minutes without air ...
    but only for one second without hope.
H. Lindsey

I have set the LORD always before me:
      Therefore my heart is glad, …..
my flesh also shall rest in hope.
Psalm 16:18-19

I would not have you to be ignorant, brethren,
         concerning them which are asleep,
                that you sorrow not,
even as others which have no hope.
1 Thessalonians 4:13

Friday, October 14, 2011

Thought for the Day 10/14/2011


It is during our darkest moments
    that we must focus to see the light.
Taylor Benson

For it is you light my lamp;
the LORD my God lightens my darkness.
Psalm 18:28

For with you is the fountain of life;
in your light do we see light.
Psalm 36:9

Thursday, October 13, 2011

Thought for the Day 10/13/2011

Reflect upon your blessings,
       of which every man has many
- not on your past misfortunes,
          of which all men have some.
Charles Dickens

You have blessed me because
      I have followed your teachings.
Psalm 119:56 (CEV)

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Thought for the Day 10/12/2011


The rainbow of God's promises is always
    above the trials and storms of life.
Charles Shepson

[In this salvation] you greatly rejoice,
though now for a little while,
     You have been put to grief in manifold trials,
that the proof of your faith,
being more precious than gold that perishes …
 may be found unto praise and glory and
honor at the revelation of Jesus Christ:
1 Peter 1:6-8

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Thought for the Day 10/11/2011


There are only two ways to live your life.
      One as though nothing is a miracle.
The other is as though everything is a miracle.
Albert Einstein

For the Father loves the Son and
       shows him all that he himself is doing.
And greater works than these will he show him,
          so that you may marvel.
For even as the Father raises the dead, and gives life,
      so also the Son gives life to whomever He wills.
John 5:20-21

Monday, October 10, 2011

Thought for the Day 10/10/2011

After winter comes the summer.       After night comes the dawn.
And after every storm,
     there comes clear, open skies.
Samuel Rutherford

Then they cried to the LORD in their trouble,
        and He delivered them from their distress.
He made the storm be still,
          and the waves of the sea were hushed.
Then they were glad that the waters were quiet….
Psalm 107:28-30

Friday, October 07, 2011

Thought for the Day 10/7/2011


Without the Way there is no going;
      without the Truth there is no knowing;
without the Life there is no living.  
Thomas a Kempis  

Whoever has the Son has life;
      whoever does not have the
Son of God does not have life.
1 John 5:12

Thursday, October 06, 2011

Thought for the Day 10/6/2011


If I have ever made any valuable discoveries,
          it has been owing more to patient attention,
than to any other talent.
- Isaac Newton (1642-1727)

May you be strengthened with all power,
       according to His glorious might,
for all endurance and patience with joy,
        giving thanks to the Father.
Colossians 1:11-12

Wednesday, October 05, 2011

Thought for the Day 10/5/2011

BE OPTIMISTIC

An optimist is a person who looks forward
           to enjoying the scenery on a detour.
Author unknown

Remember your word to your servant,
             in which you have made me hope.
This is my comfort in my affliction,
               that your promise gives me life.
Psalm 119:49-50

Tuesday, October 04, 2011

Thought for the Day 10/4/2011

Growing Through Life's Difficulties
Problems will either stop you or stretch you.

Most of the times we want to use our faith
        to get rid of a problem
             with Divine delivering power,
but we forget about
        Divine enabling power,
                  to enable us to endure.

You are not just going through,
...you are growing through.
Unknown

Count it all joy, my brothers,
       when you meet trials of various kinds,
for you know that the testing of
        your faith produces steadfastness.
James 1:2-3

Monday, October 03, 2011

Thought for the Day 10/3/2011

"The truth of the matter is that you
      always know the right thing to do.
The hard part is doing it."
- H. Norman Schwarzkopf

If you know these things,
        blessed are you if you do them.
John 13:17