Daily Bible Verse: Job 12:13
‘True wisdom and power (strength) are found in God; counsel and understanding are His.’
- In the Lord we can find everything that we will ever need.
- If we need wisdom, He gives wisdom liberally.
- If we need strength, He wants to come alongside us and strengthen us.
- If we need His advice and understanding, He is ready to reveal His heart to us.
Prayer: Lord, thank You that in You I can find all I need to face my daily life. In You I can find strength, wisdom, counsel and understanding. I rely on You! Amen.
Daily Bible Verse: Psalm 102:17
‘He will turn His attention (respond & listen) to the prayers of those who have been abandoned (forsaken & destitute). He will not despise their prayers.’
- Our prayers and cries to the Lord for help are things He takes seriously.
- When we feel desperate, despairing and hopeless, He is there to hear our call.
- Today, He will turn His attention to your prayer and hear you.
- So call on Him, He is ready and able to respond to your faith in Him.
Prayer: Lord, I call on You today. You know the condition of my heart and the issues that concern and worry me. In this moment, I bring all these things to You, knowing that You hear and care for me. Amen.
Daily Bible Verse: John 6:37
‘…and whoever comes to Me I will never drive away!’
- The Lord will NEVER drive you away or reject you.
- His arms are always wide open, ready to receive and embrace you.
- All we need to do is respond to the invitation and come to Him.
- Remember, no one will ever be able to snatch you out of His hand.
Prayer: Lord, I come to You today because I need You in my life. Thank You that I can know the reassurance of Your warm embrace and I can know that I am safe in Your hands. Amen.
Daily Bible Verse: John 6:31
‘He gave them bread from heaven to eat.’
- The Bible tells that we are not supposed to live on physical bread alone.
- There is something of the divine and the eternal that needs to be part of our lives.
- We are told that the Lord is the ‘bread of life’ and we need Him in our lives.
- Our Heavenly Father offers the true bread that comes from heaven.
Prayer: Lord, I don’t want to be someone who lives only in the physical dimension. I want to know the reality of You in my life. May You, the ‘bread of life’ give me what my soul so longs for. Amen.
Daily Bible Verse: Exodus 16:4
The LORD said to Moses, ‘Behold, I am about to rain bread from heaven for you, and the people shall go out and gather a day’s portion every day…’
- The Lord has good things in store for you.
- He wants to come and rain down His blessing and kindness on your life.
- The secret is to live one day at a time and to use the portion He gives you for that day.
- The Lord promises to supply our needs and the strength we need, day by day.
Prayer: Lord, thank You that I can trust You each and every day. Help me to make the best use of the opportunities that come my way each day. Strengthen me as I go out and do the work that You have given me to do. Amen.
Daily Bible Verse: Exodus 15:25
'Moses cried to the LORD, and the LORD showed him a log, and he threw it into the water, and the water became sweet.’
- We should always remind ourselves that nothing is impossible with the Lord.
- He can turn bitter water into sweet water, He can turn water into wine.
- When we bring God into the equation we can expect the impossible to be possible.
- As we do what He tells us to do, however strange it may be, we can expect a miracle.
Prayer: Lord, You are the Mighty God who can shut the mouths of lions and can calm the raging storms. As I cry out to You, show me what You want me to do, and as I obey, may situations and circumstances beyond my control be turned around for Your glory. Amen.
Daily Bible Verse: Exodus 13:14
'With the Power of His Mighty hand, the LORD brought us out…’
- Never under-estimate the Mighty working Power of God in your life.
- His Mighty hand is able to deliver, bring breakthrough and liberate us.
- God’s Mighty hand is able to reach down into our circumstances and situations.
- Don’t doubt the Lord or His ability, but expect and believe and He can bring you out!
Prayer: Lord, may Your Mighty, Powerful hand be evident in my life. May Your Power bring me through and out on the other side with victory and success. May I never forget that it is Your Mighty hand that has done this for me! Amen.
Daily Bible Verse: Proverbs 16:7
‘When a man’s ways please the LORD, He makes even his enemies to be at peace with him.’
- We should live our lives in such a way that it is pleasing to the Lord.
- There should be nothing about the way we live our lives that hinders God’s blessing.
- Let us follow the example that Christ has set for us.
- The rewards are so far-reaching that even our enemies will be at peace with us.
Prayer: Lord, I choose to live my life in a way that pleases and honours You. May my walk of faith be blameless and upright in Your sight and may I enjoy the benefits as a result. Amen.
Daily Bible Verse: Exodus 12:36
‘The LORD gave the people such favour in the sight of the Egyptians that they granted their request.’
- The Lord wants to give you His favour on your life.
- The favour and the blessing of God opens doors for us.
- The Lord will even prepare a table for us in the presence of our enemies.
- May you know His favour to such a degree that even your enemies will serve you!
Prayer: Lord, thank You for Your favour and blessing on my life! I choose to walk in this favour and to know that because Your hand is on my life I can expect wonderful things to happen. Amen.