Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Thought for the Day 10/31/2012



"Courage is resistance to fear,
          mastery of fear –
- not absence of fear."
          Mark Twain

And Joshua said to them, "Do not be afraid or dismayed;
          be strong and courageous.
For thus the LORD will do to all your enemies
         against whom you fight."
Joshua 10:25

Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Thought for the Day 10/30/2012



"The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid,
    but he who conquers that fear."
          Nelson Mandela

When the servant of the man of God rose early in the morning
and went out, behold, an army with horses and chariots
           was all around the city. And the servant said,
            "Alas, my master! What shall we do?"
Elisha said, "Do not be afraid,
          for those who are with us are
                 more than those who are with them."
2 Kings 6:15-16

Monday, October 29, 2012

Thought for the Day 10/29/2012



"No passion so effectually robs the mind
    of all its powers of acting and reasoning as fear."
          Edmund Burke

    When I am afraid, I put my trust in you.
In God, whose word I praise, in God I trust;
             I shall not be afraid.
       What can flesh do to me?
Psalm 56:3-4

Friday, October 26, 2012

Thought for the Day 10/26/2012



Quality is not an act
It is a habit.
Aristotle

So get rid of every filthy habit and all wicked conduct.
    Submit to God and accept the word
          that He plants in your hearts,
               which is able to save you.
James 1:21

Thursday, October 25, 2012

Thought for the Day 10/25/2012



The life you have led does not need
           to be the only life you will have.
Anna Quindlen

One thing have I desired of the LORD,
        that will I seek after;
that I may dwell in the house of the LORD
          all the days of my life,
to behold the beauty of the LORD, and
            to enquire in his temple.
Psalm 27:4

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Thought for the Day 10/24/2012



One of the most important trips you take in life
           is meeting people half way.
Henry Boyle

Then Peter came up and said to him,
   "Lord, how often will my brother sin against me,
and I forgive him? As many as seven times?"
        Jesus said to him, "I do not say to you seven times,
but seventy times seven.
Matthew 18:21-22