Daily Bible Verse:              Exodus 33:14

The LORD replied, ‘My Presence will go with you, and I will give you rest.’

- One thing that we cannot do without is the presence of God in our lives.
- Without His presence in our lives, life becomes meaningless.
- Don’t try to do life on your own, rather rely on His presence.
- Knowing that He is with you makes all the difference, and it brings peace.

Prayer: Lord, I never want to find myself in a place where I am not aware of Your presence in my life. I choose to follow You and to know and experience Your abiding presence in my life. Amen.


Daily Bible Verse: Exodus 33:14
The LORD replied, ‘My Presence will go with you, and I will give you rest.’


Daily Bible Verse: Psalm 90:1 (GNT)
‘O Lord, You have always been our home.’

Daily Thought - Archive

Daily Bible Verse: Ezra 7:28

Daily Bible Verse: Ezra 7:28 - ‘I took courage (I was strengthened), for the hand of the LORD my God was on me.’

Daily Bible Verse:              Ezra 7:28

‘I took courage (I was strengthened), for the hand of the LORD my God was on me.’

- When we know that the Lord is with us, we can be strong and courageous.
- The same hands that hold the whole world can rest on you and me.
- His hand is there to hold you, to guide you and to empower you.
- Take courage, be strengthened from within, for the Lord Himself is with you!

Prayer: Lord, thank You that I am safe and secure in Your hands and no one can pluck me out of Your hands. May Your hand rest upon me and may my walk be strengthened with this knowledge. Amen.


February 23, 2018

Daily Bible Verse: Ezra 6:22

Daily Bible Verse: Ezra 6:22 - ‘There was great joy throughout the land because the LORD had caused the king to be favourable to them.’

Daily Bible Verse:              Ezra 6:22

‘There was great joy throughout the land because the LORD had caused the king to be favourable to them.’

- We must always remind ourselves that God can turn any situation around.
- Often He will use people to play a role in the change that needs to happen.
- In this story He used a king and changed a situation completely.
- The Lord knows your situation and He is committed to giving the help you need.

Prayer: Lord, thank You that You are in control of all things. Nothing is too difficult for You and You can use anything and anyone to bring the help and relief I need. Amen.


February 22, 2018

Daily Bible Verse: Matthew 5:7

Daily Bible Verse: Matthew 5:7 - ‘God blesses those who are merciful, for they will be shown mercy.’

Daily Bible Verse:              Matthew 5:7

‘God blesses those who are merciful, for they will be shown mercy.’

- Life involves sowing and reaping.
- If we will show love, kindness and mercy, we will receive the same.
- Let us treat people in the way that we would like to be treated ourselves.
- Let us follow our Lord’s example and be a blessing to those around us.

Prayer: Lord, help me to be a blessing to those around me. Give me patience and grace towards others and may I display Your mercy to those I come in contact with! Amen.


February 21, 2018

Daily Bible Verse: Luke 5:13

Daily Bible Verse: Luke 5:13 - ‘He put forth His hand, and touched him’

Daily Bible Verse:              Luke 5:13

‘He put forth His hand, and touched him’

- What a wonderful picture of the Lord reaching out and touching someone.
- He wants to reach out His hand and touch you right now.
- Just one touch from the Master’s hand and we will never be the same again.
- The love of the Lord reaches out to meet us at our point of need.

Prayer: Lord, stretch forth Your hand and touch me I pray. May I know the touch of Your precious hand on my life and in my heart! Amen.


February 20, 2018

Daily Bible Verse: Mark 1:35

Daily Bible Verse: Mark 1:35 - ‘Very early in the morning, while it was still dark, HE got up, left the house and went off to a solitary place, where He prayed.’

Daily Bible Verse:              Mark 1:35

‘Very early in the morning, while it was still dark, HE got up, left the house and went off to a solitary place, where He prayed.’

- Prayer is our vital link with the Lord.
- The enemy would like to see us kept so busy that we don’t find the time to pray.
- Prayer is communion with God and we need that in our lives.
- The Lord is calling each one of us into a deeper relationship with Him.

Prayer: Lord, thank You for the example that you set for us in making time with Your Father a priority in Your daily life. We choose to do the same and remind ourselves to call and pray each day. Amen.


February 19, 2018

Daily Bible Verse: Proverbs 3:9-10

Daily Bible Verse: Proverbs 3:9-10 - ‘Honour the LORD…then your barns will be filled to overflowing, and your vats will brim over with new wine.’

Daily Bible Verse:              Proverbs 3:9-10

‘Honour the LORD…then your barns will be filled to overflowing, and your vats will brim over with new wine.’

- Our lives should be a living example of people who honour and love God.
- Every aspect of our lives should demonstrate the fact that He is our priority.
- In return He promises to provide and bless us in wonderful ways.
- It starts when we make the quality decision to put Him first and it ends in blessing.

Prayer: Lord, I choose to honour You in all I say and do. I want to live my life to Your glory and Your honour. This is my quality decision and my chosen purpose. Amen.


February 16, 2018

Daily Bible Verse: 2 Chronicles 31:21

Daily Bible Verse: 2 Chronicles 31:21 - ‘…he sought his God and worked wholeheartedly. And so he prospered.’

Daily Bible Verse:              2 Chronicles 31:21

‘…he sought his God and worked wholeheartedly. And so he prospered.’

- When we put the Lord first in all we do, we are sure to see His blessing.
- When we wholeheartedly do what we need to do, the Lord will prosper it.
- Do all that your hand finds to do as unto the Lord.
- He is the One who ultimately rewards us and sees what others do not see.

Prayer: Lord, I choose to give You first place in my life. You are MY Lord. May everything I do bring honour and praise to Your name. Amen.


February 15, 2018

Daily Bible Verse: Isaiah 58:9

Daily Bible Verse: Isaiah 58:9 - ‘Then you will call, and the LORD will answer; you will cry for help, and He will say: Here am I.’

Daily Bible Verse:              Isaiah 58:9

‘Then you will call, and the LORD will answer; you will cry for help, and He will say: Here am I.’

- What a privilege and a joy we have to be able to call on the Lord for help.
- We are not doing life alone because He is with us.
- Today He says to you: ‘Here I am!’
- He is the one who hears our prayers and cries and He helps us.

Prayer: Lord, thank You that right now You are here with me. You have promised never to abandon or forsake me and I take hold of Your hand today. Amen.


February 14, 2018

Daily Bible Verse: Mark 1:17

Daily Bible Verse: Mark 1:17 - HE said to them, ‘Come, follow me!’

Daily Bible Verse:              Mark 1:17

HE said to them, ‘Come, follow me!’

- The Lord longs for relationship with each one of us.
- He wants us to come to Him and to follow Him.
- When we surrender our lives to Him, He can use us in wonderful ways.
- Let’s accept the invitation and follow Him with all our hearts.

Prayer: Lord, thank You for calling out to me to follow You. Following You is my quality decision and the choice of my heart. May I serve you and know the closeness of your presence in my daily life. Amen.


February 13, 2018