Daily Bible Verse:              Hebrews 4:16

‘So let us come boldly to the throne of our gracious God. There we will receive His mercy, and we will find grace to help us when we need it most.’

- You have the right and the privilege to approach your gracious God.
- You don’t need to run and hide; you can step forward with boldness.
- His mercy is waiting for you.
- When you need it the most, His help is just a prayer away.

Prayer: Lord, You know exactly what I am facing and going through. I choose to boldly call upon You for the help that I so desperately need. I believe that Your mercy and Your gracious kindness will make a way for me. Amen.


Daily Bible Verse: Hebrews 4:16
‘So let us come boldly to the throne of our gracious God. There we will receive His mercy, and we will find grace to help us when we need it most.’


Daily Bible Verse: Hebrews 6:19
‘We have this hope as an Anchor for the soul, firm and secure.’

Daily Thought - Archive

Daily Bible Verse: Daniel 10:10 (NLT)

Daily Bible Verse: Daniel 10:10 (NLT) - ‘Just then a hand touched me and lifted me…’

Daily Bible Verse:              Daniel 10:10       (NLT)

‘Just then a hand touched me and lifted me…’

- The Lord wants to come, by His mighty power, and touch you.
- His touch brings about a change in our lives and situations.
- He wants to take hold of you and lift you up.
- Give Him your hand today and let Him lift you out of the miry clay.

Prayer: Lord, I stretch forth my hand towards You today. Touch me, and lift me up so that I can rest secure in Your love and care for me. Amen.


September 19, 2018

Daily Bible Verse: Philippians 4:13

Daily Bible Verse: Philippians 4:13 - ‘For I can do everything through Christ, Who gives me strength.’

Daily Bible Verse:              Philippians 4:13

‘For I can do everything through Christ, Who gives me strength.’

- His presence in our lives changes the dynamic of everything around us.
- It takes us from being overcome to becoming overcomers.
- It takes us from struggling and striving to flourishing and thriving.
- Let His strength invade your life, and you will do what seemed impossible.

Prayer: Lord, I ask that You will give me Your strength right now. I don’t want to operate under my own power, but I want to operate in Your strength and in Your enabling power. Amen.

 


September 18, 2018

Daily Bible Verse: Philippians 4:7

Daily Bible Verse: Philippians 4:7 - ‘The peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds.’

Daily Bible Verse:              Philippians 4:7

‘The peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds.’

- His peace in your life can be a living, daily reality.
- His peace is actually a gift that you need to reach out and take hold of.
- His peace is something you can enjoy even when circumstances look distressful.
- His peace brings peace into the two main areas of doubt: our hearts and our minds.

Prayer: Lord, I give You my heart and mind today. I ask You to come, by Your Spirit, and fill these areas of my life with Your peace today. Amen.


September 17, 2018

Daily Bible Verse: Philippians 4:8

Daily Bible Verse: Philippians 4:8 - ‘Fix your thoughts on what is true, and honourable, and right, and pure, and lovely, and admirable. Think about things that are excellent and worthy of praise.’

Daily Bible Verse:              Philippians 4:8

‘Fix your thoughts on what is true, and honourable, and right, and pure, and lovely, and admirable. Think about things that are excellent and worthy of praise.’

- Our thought-life has a profound influence on the type of lives we live.
- If we think fear and dread, we will live in fear and dread.
- If we think hope and blessing, we will live in hope and blessing.
- Don’t allow your thoughts to dictate to you, fix your thoughts on the Lord.

Prayer: Lord, forgive me for sometimes allowing my thoughts to produce a harvest of fear and doubt. I fix my thoughts on You today. Fill my life with confident and expectant hope in You, for You are my strength and hope. Amen.


September 14, 2018

Daily Bible Verse: Philippians 4:6

Daily Bible Verse: Philippians 4:6 - ‘Don't worry (or be anxious) about anything; instead, pray about everything. Tell God what you need, and thank Him for all He has done.’

Daily Bible Verse:              Philippians 4:6

‘Don't worry (or be anxious) about anything; instead, pray about everything. Tell God what you need, and thank Him for all He has done.’

- Worry, stress and anxiety are not part of the Lord’s plan for our lives.
- He wants us to live in dependence on Him,
- We do this as we bring our concerns, stresses and cares to Him in prayer.
- As we live in thankful dependence on Him, we can know rest and peace in our hearts.

Prayer: Lord, today I give You all my cares and concerns. I choose not to be anxious about anything, but instead I choose to bring all these things and place them at Your feet, because You are more capable of handling them than I am. Amen.


September 13, 2018

Daily Bible Verse: Philippians 4:4

Daily Bible Verse: Philippians 4:4 - ‘Always be full of joy in the Lord. I say it again - rejoice!’

Daily Bible Verse:              Philippians 4:4

‘Always be full of joy in the Lord. I say it again - rejoice!’

- You and I were designed, by the Lord, to live with His joy in our hearts.
- Don’t allow anything, including the enemy, to steal your joy.
- Hold on to your joy and allow His joy to fill your heart and soul.
- Rejoice, and find what there is to be thankful for and be thankful.

Prayer: Lord, fill me with Your joy, I pray. I choose to rejoice and find my fulfilment in You and You alone. May Your joy be a reality and an ongoing experience in my life! Amen.

 


September 12, 2018

Daily Bible Verse: Philippians 3:14

Daily Bible Verse: Philippians 3:14 - ‘I press on to reach the end of the race and receive the heavenly prize…’

Daily Bible Verse:              Philippians 3:14

‘I press on to reach the end of the race and receive the heavenly prize…’

- You and I are called to press on and not give up.
- Giving up or throwing in the towel is not an option for us.
- We must fight the good fight, we must press on in this race that lies before us.
- Don’t be discouraged, press on and remember there is a heavenly prize!

Prayer: Lord, I choose to press on. I lay down what is in the past and I look forward to what lies ahead. May I run my race with endurance and determination, knowing that in the end I will receive the reward that You have prepared for me. Amen.


September 11, 2018

Daily Bible Verse: Philippians 1:21

Daily Bible Verse: Philippians 1:21 - ‘For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain.’

Daily Bible Verse:              Philippians 1:21

‘For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain.’

- Each day of our lives needs to be lived with purpose and vision.
- Our purpose and vision is to live for our Saviour and to serve Him in everything.
- Today matters, so live in such a way that your life brings honour to Him.
- When our earthly life is over, only what was done for Him will last.

Prayer: Lord, thank You that I can live my life in celebration and honour of You. I choose to live a life that is pleasing to You and one day when I see You face to face it will all be worth it. Amen.


September 10, 2018

Daily Bible Verse: Philippians 1:6

Daily Bible Verse: Philippians 1:6 - ‘I am certain that God, Who began the good work within you, will continue His work until it is finally finished.’

Daily Bible Verse:              Philippians 1:6

‘I am certain that God, Who began the good work within you, will continue His work until it is finally finished.’

- We are all a work in progress!
- The Lord is not finished with you yet and He will continue to work in your life.
- The work He does in our lives is always a ‘good’ work with the prospect of wonderful things.
- The good work that He is doing within you is an ongoing process, but it will be completed.

Prayer: Lord, thank You that You are at work in my life. You are doing a wonderful and a good work in line with Your purposes and plans for my life. I embrace Your work in my life. Amen.


September 7, 2018