Thursday, April 22, 2021

Thought for the Day 4/22/2021

 Quotations help us remember the
simple yet profound truths that
give life perspective and meaning.
~ Criswell Freeman

A wise man will hear and increase in
learning, and a man of understanding
will acquire wise counsel, to
understand a proverb and a figure,
the words of the wise and their riddles.
~ Proverbs 1:5-6

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Thought for theDay 4/21/2021

 Gardens are not made by singing,
"Oh, how beautiful!" and sitting
in the shade, but by sowing, digging
.
~ Rudyard Kipling 

Sow with a view to righteousness,
reap in accordance with kindness,
break up your fallow ground,
for it is time to seek the LORD
until He comes to rain
righteousness on you.
~ Hosea 10:12

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Thought for the Day 4/20/2021

 He who spends time
regretting the past,
loses the present, and
risks the future.
~ Quevedo 

Nevertheless, with most of them God
was not well pleased, for they were
laid low in the wilderness.
Now these things happened to them
as an example and they were written
for our instruction, upon whom
the ends of the ages have come.
~ 1 Corinithians 10:5, 11

Monday, April 19, 2021

4/19/2021

 Oh yes, the past can hurt.
BUT you can either run from it
or, learn from it.
~ The Lion King

For whatever was written in earlier
times was written for our instruction,
so that through perseverance and the
encouragement of the Scriptures
we might have hope.
~ Romans 15:4

Friday, April 16, 2021

Thought for the Day 4/16/2021

 Friday Tale - I've Learned

 I've learned.... That the best classroom in the world is at the feet of an elderly person.

* I've learned.... That just one person saying to me, "You've made my day!" makes my day.

* I've learned.... That I can always pray for someone when I don't have the strength to help him in some other way.

* I've learned.... That sometimes all a person needs is a hand to hold and a heart to understand.

* I've learned.... That simple walks with my father around the block on summer nights when I was a child did wonders for me as an adult.

* I've learned.... That we should be glad God doesn't give us everything we ask for.

* I've learned.... That money doesn't buy class.

* I've learned.... That it's those small daily happenings that make life so spectacular! 

* I've learned... That under everyone's hard shell is someone who wants to be appreciated and loved.

* I've learned.... That to ignore the facts does not change the facts.

* I've learned.... That when you plan to get even with someone, you are only letting that person continue to hurt you.

* I've learned.... That love, not time, heals all wounds.

* I've learned... That the easiest way for me to grow as a person is to surround myself with people smarter than I am.

* I've learned.... That everyone you meet deserves to be greeted with a smile.

* I've learned.... That when you harbor bitterness, happiness will dock elsewhere.

* I've learned.... That one should keep his words both soft and tender, because tomorrow he may have to eat them.

* I've learned.... That a smile is an inexpensive way to improve your looks.

* I've learned.... That I can't choose how I feel, but I can choose what I do about it.

* I've learned.... That everyone wants to live on top of the mountain, but all the happiness and growth occurs while you're climbing it.

* I've learned.... That the less time I have to work with, the more things I get done.

~ Anonymous

 

Not that I speak from want,

for I have learned to be content

in whatever circumstances I am.

~ Philippians 4:11

Thursday, April 15, 2021

Thought for the Day 4/15/2021

 Seeds of faith are always within us; 
sometimes it takes a crisis to nourish
and encourage their growth.
~ Susan L. Taylor 

Consider it all joy when you
encounter various trials, knowing
that the testing of your faith
grows endurance. And let
endurance have it's perfect result,
so that you may be perfect and
complete, lacking in nothing.
~ James 1:2-4

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Thought for the Day 4/14/2021

 Criticism, like rain, should be
gentle enough to nourish a
man's growth, without
destroying his roots.
~ Frank A. Clark 

Give instruction to a wise man
and he will be still wiser;
teach a righteous man and
he will increase his learning.
~ Proverbs 9:9

Thought for the Day 4/22/2021

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