Friday, June 30, 2017

Thought for the Day 6/30/2017



When I meditated on the word guidance, I kept seeing "dance"
at the end of the word. I remember reading that doing God's will is a lot like dancing.
    When two people try to lead, nothing feels right.  The movement doesn't flow with the music, and everything is quite uncomfortable and jerky. When one person realizes and lets the other lead, both bodies begin to flow with the music.     One gives gentle cues, perhaps with a nudge to the other or by pressing lightly in one direction or another. It's as if two become one body, moving beautifully. The dance takes surrender, willingness, and attentiveness from one person and gentle guidance and skill from the other.
     My eyes drew back to the word guidance. When I saw "G", I thought of God, followed by "u" and "i".  
God, "u" and "i" dance".         God, you, and I dance.
     This statement is what guidance means to me. As I lowered my head, I became willing to trust that I would get guidance about my life. Once again, I became willing to let God lead. Do not ask the Lord to guide your footsteps, If you are not willing to move your feet.
-author unknown 

For You are my rock and my fortress; and for 
 Your name's sake you LEAD and GUIDE me; 
  ... for You are my refuge. 
   Into Your hand I commit my spirit.  
-Psalm 31: 3, 5

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Thought for the Day 6/29/2017



God sends us guidance BUT in the majority
  of these cases, it is through a wise person.
-author unknown 

The integrity of the upright guides them, BUT
  the crookedness of the treacherous destroys them.
 
-Proverbs 11:3

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Thought for the Day 6/28/2017



Get up in the morning and pray for
  the Lord's blessings....pray for guidance. 
    Pray for all these things. And then all
      the little things kind of slide in.
-Mike Piazza 

O Lord, in the morning You hear my voice;
  Lead me, O Lord, in your righteousness
    because of my enemies;
      make your way straight before me.  
-Psalm 5:7, 8

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Thought for the Day 6/27/2017



It is not my responsibility in what form God answers
 my questions for guidance. That is quite safe in His hands.
  The only thing that I know is that God is light,
   and not darkness. Those who trust Him,
     He does not leave in darkness.
       He is a very, very good shepherd.
-Corrie ten Boom 

The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want...
  Even though I walk through the valley of the
    shadow of death, I will fear no evil,
      for You are with  me...... 
-Psalm 23:1, 4

Monday, June 26, 2017

Thought for the Day 6/26/2017

On any journey, we must find out where
  we are before we can plan the first step.
-Kathy Boevnik

Let the wise hear and increase in learning, and
  the one who understands obtain guidance... 
- Proverbs 1:5

Friday, June 23, 2017

Thought for the Day 6/23/2017



By your choices you
  reveal your commitments.
-Marlene Chism  

I am under obligation both to Greeks...
 both to the wise and to the foolish... so
  I am eager to preach the gospel to you....
For I am not ashamed of the Gospel of Christ,
  for it is the power of God of salvation
     to those who believe..... 
- Romans 1:14-16  (ESV)