Daily Bible Verse:              1 John 2:17      (NLT)

'This world is fading away, along with everything that people crave. But anyone who does what pleases God will live forever.'

- We live in a world that is characterised by constant change.
- Our earthly experience is temporary and fleeting.
- What is popular and essential today may well be irrelevant tomorrow.
- But when we do what pleases God, there is an eternal reward in store for us.

Prayer: Lord, help me to keep my eyes fixed on You. May I not be influenced and drawn away from You by things that are temporary and fading away. I choose to do what pleases You. Amen.


Daily Bible Verse: 1 John 2:17 (NLT)
'This world is fading away, along with everything that people crave. But anyone who does what pleases God will live forever.'


Daily Bible Verse: Hebrews 6:19a
'We have this hope as an anchor for the soul, firm and secure.'

Daily Thought - Archive

Daily Bible Verse: Philippians 4:13 GNT

Daily Bible Verse: Philippians 4:13 GNT - ‘I have the strength to face all conditions by the power that Christ gives me.’

Daily Bible Verse:              Philippians 4:13                      GNT

‘I have the strength to face all conditions by the power that Christ gives me.’

- The Lord wants to empower and strengthen you.
- His strength enables us to face any challenge that life may bring.
- Because He is with us, there are no conditions that can destroy us.
- Receive the strength that He gives and take hold of the power He offers.

Prayer: Lord, I need the strength that only You can give me. I pray that Your power will flow in and through me and with Your help I will overcome and be victorious. Amen.


February 22, 2023

Daily Bible Verse: Psalm 40:4 ISV

Daily Bible Verse: Psalm 40:4 ISV - ‘How blessed is that strong person who places his trust in the LORD…’

Daily Bible Verse:              Psalm 40:4                  ISV

‘How blessed is that strong person who places his trust in the LORD…’

- Making the Lord your Refuge brings blessing into your life.
- Trusting the Lord is the right thing to do and it strengthens us.
- The choice to trust the Lord is a choice that we need to make.
- Then we need to walk in that trust and let it become a way of life.

Prayer: Lord, thank You that I can trust You. In childlike faith, I place my trust in You and I choose You as my Refuge and my Fortress. May I know and enjoy the blessing that comes from trusting in and relying on You. Amen.


February 21, 2023

Daily Bible Verse: Psalm 40:5

Daily Bible Verse: Psalm 40:5 - ‘Many, LORD my God, are the wonders You have done, the things You planned for us.’

Daily Bible Verse:              Psalm 40:5

‘Many, LORD my God, are the wonders You have done, the things You planned for us.’

- You can look forward to all that the Lord your God has planned for you.
- You can remember His faithfulness and expect it to continue.
- The God of the mountain is still God when we go through the valleys.
- Thank Him for all He has done and ask Him for what He has planned for you.

Prayer: Lord, You are the great God Who does wonders. You are MY God Who does wonders for me. I will look to You and my faith will be strong and my hope is filled with confident expectation in You. Amen.


February 20, 2023

Daily Bible Verse: John 14:16

Daily Bible Verse: John 14:16 - ‘I will ask the Father, and He will give you another Helper, so that He may be with you forever.’

Daily Bible Verse:              John 14:16

‘I will ask the Father, and He will give you another Helper, so that He may be with you forever.’

- You don’t have to do life on your own, the Comforter is with you to help you.
- The Holy Spirit has been given to us to help and strengthen us.
- You can know the companionship of God through the voyage of life.
- He is with you and He will be with you forever.

Prayer: Lord, thank You that You sent Your Holy Spirit to come and walk beside me through the stories of my life. How awesome it is to know that each day, I can do life knowing that You are with me and You will comfort, strengthen and help me every step of the way. Amen.


February 17, 2023

Daily Bible Verse: John 14:18

Daily Bible Verse: John 14:18 - ‘I will not leave you as orphans; I will come to you.’

Daily Bible Verse:              John 14:18

‘I will not leave you as orphans; I will come to you.’

- Orphans are people who have been left without the support of their parents.
- The Lord uses this illustration to remind us of His faithfulness.
- He will not leave you without support.
- He will come to you and He will rescue and deliver you.

Prayer: Lord, thank You that You will never leave me helpless, alone or without the support that I so desperately need. Right now You are moving towards me, bringing comfort, help and making a way where there seems to be no way. Amen.


February 16, 2023

Daily Bible Verse: Ezekiel 37:14

Daily Bible Verse: Ezekiel 37:14 - ‘I will put My Spirit in you and you will live…’

Daily Bible Verse:              Ezekiel 37:14

‘I will put My Spirit in you and you will live…’

- It is the Lord Who makes all the difference in our lives.
- He comes to bring life and hope into our hearts and souls.
- His Spirit makes us alive from the inside.
- Real life is only possible if He lives within us.

Prayer: Lord, today I open the door of my heart and I ask You to come and live within me. Fill me with Your Spirit, I pray. I want to live and enjoy all that You have prepared for me. So I ask that You will put Your Spirit within me so that I can truly live. Amen.


February 15, 2023

Daily Bible Verse: Jeremiah 31:3 CSB

Daily Bible Verse: Jeremiah 31:3 CSB - ‘I have loved you with an everlasting love; therefore, I have continued to extend faithful love to you.’

Daily Bible Verse:              Jeremiah 31:3  CSB

‘I have loved you with an everlasting love; therefore, I have continued to extend faithful love to you.’

- How great it is to know that we are loved by God.
- His love for you will never end and never be removed from you.
- In His great love He has given us the promise of His faithfulness.
- Expect more of His love and anticipate extended faithfulness from Him.

Prayer: Lord, thank You for Your eternal love and faithfulness towards me. I realise that I am loved by my Heavenly Father and that fills my heart with joy and confidence. Amen.


February 14, 2023

Daily Bible Verse: Isaiah 3:10

Daily Bible Verse: Isaiah 3:10 - ‘Tell the righteous it will be well with them, for they will enjoy the fruit of their labour.’

Daily Bible Verse:              Isaiah 3:10

‘Tell the righteous it will be well with them, for they will enjoy the fruit of their labour.’

- God has a wonderful way of working things out for us.
- He can turn things around and change situations.
- He works all things together for our good.
- So I say to you: ‘It will work out well for you, keep on trusting God.’

Prayer: Lord, thank You that no matter what I am facing or going through, You are with me and You are working things out for my good. Therefore I will look forward with confident expectation, knowing that all will be well. Amen.


February 13, 2023

Daily Bible Verse: Psalm 118:6

Daily Bible Verse: Psalm 118:6 - ‘The LORD is on my side; I will not be afraid.’

Daily Bible Verse:              Psalm 118:6

‘The LORD is on my side; I will not be afraid.’

- You have Someone in your corner Who will help you.
- With the Lord on your side you have an advantage.
- You have the advantage of His help and presence, each step of the way.
- So do not be afraid, but turn to the One Who is by your side.

Prayer: Lord, thank You that You are with me. You are right next to me to help, direct and provide for me. How great it is to know that I am not alone because You are with me. Amen.


February 10, 2023