Daily Bible Verse: Psalm 147:3
‘He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.’
- There is nothing we face in life that God cannot restore and heal.
- Every wound, and all brokenness, is an opportunity for His healing hand.
- There is no situation and no condition beyond His ability to restore.
- Receive His healing and let Him come and bind up your wounds.
Prayer: Lord, thank You that I can come to You today and bring You my pain and my broken heart. You are the great Restorer and I ask You to heal and restore me. Amen.
Daily Bible Verse: Hebrews 12:2
‘Let us fix our eyes on Jesus, the Author and Perfecter of our faith…’
- We live in a world of constant distraction that tries to undermine our progress.
- It is easy to become distracted and take our eyes off the ball.
- As we focus (fix) our attention on the Lord, He can work in our lives.
- When He works in our lives, He takes us from strength to strength.
Prayer: Lord, help me not be become distracted from what is truly important. May I fix my eyes on You so that I will not be moved by what is going on around me. Amen.
Daily Bible Verse: Genesis 2:18
The LORD God said, ‘It is not good for the man to be alone. I will make a helper who is just right for him.’
- The Lord knows exactly what is best for us and what we need the most.
- He wants to come and meet our need with just the right thing for us.
- Adam needed a companion and a helper, and that is precisely what he got.
- He knows your need and He knows how to meet that need in His Own way.
Prayer: Lord, thank You for the wonderful way in which You care for me. Every detail of my life is known to You and You know what I need and what is best for me. Amen.
Daily Bible Verse: Psalm 16:6
‘The lines are fallen unto me in pleasant places; Yea, I have a goodly heritage.’
- Today we can pause and remember how good God has been to us thus far.
- He takes all that we go through and works it together for our good.
- Take a moment, and think of something you can be thankful for.
- Now thank the Lord for that thing and for His goodness towards you.
Prayer: Lord, thank You for Your kindness, Your goodness and Your everlasting mercy towards me. I am blessed, because You are my God and You have carried me along and brought me to this point. Amen.
Daily Bible Verse: Exodus 14:13
‘Do not be afraid. Stand firm and you will see the deliverance the LORD will bring you today.’
- At times we just have to stand in faith and trust God for a miracle.
- At these times our faith must be bigger than our fear.
- We can choose to believe and be confident in God, or we can succumb to fear.
- Fear pulls us down, but faith lifts us up and opens the door for a miracle.
Prayer: Lord, I will not fear or doubt, but I will choose to have confidence and faith in You and in Your unfailing love towards me. I will stand my ground and I will look and see the breakthrough you have for me. Amen.
Daily Bible Verse: Exodus 15:2
‘The LORD is my strength and my song; He has given me victory.’
- The Lord needs to be the Source of your strength.
- Nothing in life can strengthen us like the Lord can.
- We may be weak in ourselves, but He wants to come and strengthen us.
- The result of living with His strength is that He steps in and gives us victory.
Prayer: Lord, You are my Source of strength and hope. I will look to You and Your strength as I live my daily life. Come and strengthen me and give me the victory, I pray. Amen.
Daily Bible Verse: Exodus 6:7
‘I will take you as My Own people, and I will be your God.’
- You are not abandoned, but you belong to the Lord your God.
- The Lord wants you to know that you are His very Own.
- He longs to enjoy relationship with you.
- So open the door of your life and let Him in, and He will be your God.
Prayer: Lord, right now I open the door of my heart and life to You. Take me as Your very Own child, and may I experience the joy and the delight of belonging to You. Amen.
Daily Bible Verse: Isaiah 41:18
‘I will make rivers flow on barren heights, and springs within the valleys. I will turn the desert into pools of water, and the parched ground into springs.’
- God can turn any situation around.
- He can do impossible things.
- He can take what appears to be useless and transform it into something wonderful.
- He can bring life and hope into those areas of our lives that feel barren and dry.
Prayer: Lord, I pray that You will come, by Your Holy Spirit, and bring new life, new hope, and new joy into every area of life, and in particular into those areas that so desperately need Your intervention. Amen.
Daily Bible Verse: Genesis 2:7
‘Then the LORD God formed the man from the dust of the ground. He breathed the breath of life into the man’s nostrils, and the man became a living person.’
- You are a carrier of the very life of God.
- The fact that you are alive means that you have His breath in your lungs.
- You are alive because God still has a plan with your life.
- He is not finished with you yet, so embrace the life He has given you.
Prayer: Lord, thank You that I can be alive and that Your life flows within me. I choose life and I choose to follow You and live a life that pleases You. Amen.