Thought for the day.

“Set your mind on the things above, not on the things that are on earth” (Colossians 3:2).

πŸ™Heavenly Father, give us grace to focus our attention on the things of eternal value and not to waste our time and energy for temporal things and be fooled at the end.

Where is our attention placed?

Quote for the day: “The great thing in the world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving.” β€” Holmes

Thought for the day.

“He replied, ‘Because you have so little faith. …. Nothing will be impossible for you'”Β (Matthew 17:20).

These are the words of Jesus our Lord.

*Heavenly Father, give us grace that we will do the impossible by trusting Your unchanging Word*

Faith in the Almighty can move mountains.

*Quote for the day*”God is looking for those with whom He can do the impossible β€” what a pity that we plan only the things that we can do by ourselves.”Β β€” A. W. Tozer

Thought for the day.

“As the deer pants for the water brooks, So my soul pants for You, O God” (Psalm 42:1).

Nothing can satisfy man other than God.
πŸ™Heavenly Father, help us to find full satisfaction in our lives by knowing You personally through Your only Son who came to reveal Yourself to us.

Do we enjoy the perfect satisfaction?

Quote for the day.
“The deepest desire of our hearts is for union for God.” β€” Brennan Manning

Thought for the day.

“In all their affliction he was afflicted, and the angel of his presence saved them” (Isaiah 63:9).

Jesus wept at the tomb of Lazarus.
πŸ™Heavenly Father, give us grace that we will look at our sorrows with great hope knowing that we are not alone even in the valley of the shadow of death.

Are we hopeful in times of our sorrows?

Quote for the day:Β  “God weeps with us today so that we may one day laugh with Him.” β€” Jurgen Moltmann

Thought for the day.

“Instead, speaking the truth in love, we will in all things grow up into him who is the Head, that is, Christ” (Ephesians 4:15).

Any lie is of the devil.

*Heavenly Father, give us grace that we will grow in all things up to the head which is Christ*

Do we realize that half truth is a lie?

*Quote for the day* “Sin has many tools, but a lie is the handle which fits them all.” β€” Oliver Wendell Holmes

Thought for the day.

“The officers answered, Never man spake like this man” (John 7:46).

Jesus Christ is unique in every respect.
πŸ™Heavenly Father, give us grace to follow Your only unique Son to live a life You expect us to live.

How excited are we about the uniqueness of Christ?

Quote for the day. “I know men and I tell you that Jesus Christ was no mere man: ….” β€” Napoleon

Thought for the day.

“For you, O God, tested us; you refined us like silver” (Psalm 66:10).

Fire purifies silver and gold.
πŸ™Heavenly Father, give us grace to stand the fireyΒ  trials of life knowing that You are molding us to the image of Your Son.

Trials in life are purposeful.

Quote for the day.
“The refiner is never very far from the mouth of the furnace when His gold is in the fire.” β€” Charles H. Spurgeon

Thought for the day.

“You are my friends if you do what I command” (John 15:14).
These are the unbelievable words of our Lord.
πŸ™Heavenly Father, help us to obey all Your commands written for us in Your Holy Word the Bible and thus becomeΒ  Your friends by Your grace.
Are we enjoying a friendship with our creator?

Quote for the day.
“We meet God through entering into a relationship both of dependance on Jesus as our Saviour and Friend and of discipleship to Him as our Lord and Master.” β€” J. I. Packer

Thought for the day.

And my God will meet all your needs according to his glorious riches in Christ Jesus” (Philippians 4:19).

God’s resources are limitless.
πŸ™Heavenly Father, help us never to go faint-hearted when we come to the end of our resources knowing that You will never ignore the need of any of Your children.

When we worry we are distrusting God.

Quote for the day.
“Perhaps God brings us to the end of our resources so we can discover the vastness of His.” β€” Neil Anderson