Daily Bible Verse:              Isaiah 9:6

‘And He will be called: Wonderful Counsellor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.’

- The gift of our Saviour provided us with all we will ever need.
- Every human need is met in the gift that God gave on that first Christmas.
- He is your Wonderful Counsellor and your Mighty God.
- He is your Everlasting Father and your Prince of Peace.

Prayer: Lord, You have made provision for every need and longing of my heart. Be to me a Wonderful Counsellor, a Mighty God, an Everlasting Father and my Prince of Peace. Amen.


Daily Bible Verse: Isaiah 9:6
‘And He will be called: Wonderful Counsellor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.’


Daily Bible Verse: Isaiah 9:6
‘For a child is born to us, a son is given to us.’

Daily Thought - Archive

Daily Bible Verse: Ephesians 4:32

Daily Bible Verse: Ephesians 4:32 - ‘Be kind to one another, tender-hearted, forgiving each other, just as God in Christ also has forgiven you.’

Daily Bible Verse:              Ephesians 4:32

‘Be kind to one another, tender-hearted, forgiving each other, just as God in Christ also has forgiven you.’

- Being ‘tender-hearted’ is one of the greatest ways to change any situation.
- Hard hearts lead to conflict and distrust.
- Kindness will undo the greatest hurts and pain.
- Let us do what HE would have us do and walk in forgiveness and love.

Prayer: Lord, make me an instrument of Your love and mercy towards others. May my heart be tender and sensitive to the needs of others and may I be Your hands and feet to those around me. Amen.


October 12, 2018

Daily Bible Verse: Colossians 3:14

Daily Bible Verse: Colossians 3:14 - ‘Above all, clothe yourselves with love, which binds us all together in perfect harmony.’

Daily Bible Verse:              Colossians 3:14

‘Above all, clothe yourselves with love, which binds us all together in perfect harmony.’

- We can choose the attitude and way in which we live our lives.
- We can clothe ourselves in anger and violence, or we can clothe ourselves in love.
- We can demand our rights or we can be dispensers of His love.
- Put on love and make that quality decision to display His love and be a blessing.

Prayer: Lord, forgive me for sometimes putting on the wrong attitude. May I live my life differently from today, as I choose to act and operate with a heart of love towards others! Amen.


October 11, 2018

Daily Bible Verse: Ephesians 2:14

Daily Bible Verse: Ephesians 2:14 - ‘For HE Himself is our peace…’

Daily Bible Verse:              Ephesians 2:14

‘For HE Himself is our peace…’

- We live in a world that is troubled and stressed.
- In all of this we have the Lord and He is our Prince of Peace.
- He makes His peace available to us and says: ‘My peace I give to you!’
- The Lord is your source of peace, keep your eyes on Him.

Prayer: Lord, thank You for the peace that You make available to me. You are my source of peace and You are my peace. I choose to lift my eyes above the troubles and seek Your peace. Amen.


October 10, 2018

Daily Bible Verse: Colossians 3:2

Daily Bible Verse: Colossians 3:2 - ‘Set your minds on things above, not on earthly things.’

Daily Bible Verse:              Colossians 3:2

‘Set your minds on things above, not on earthly things.’

- Where our thoughts and minds go is important to what happens in our lives.
- We can choose where our minds and thoughts can go.
- We should be more ‘heavenly minded’ and less ‘earthly focussed’.
- Make the decision, step away from negative thinking and let heaven fill your thoughts.

Prayer: Lord, I choose to focus on the truly important things. May I not become consumed with the issues and cares of my earthly life, but let my focus be on You and the things of eternal value. Amen.


October 9, 2018

Daily Bible Verse: 1 Corinthians 1:8

Daily Bible Verse: 1 Corinthians 1:8 - ‘He will sustain you to the end…’

Daily Bible Verse:           1 Corinthians 1:8

‘He will sustain you to the end…’

- The Lord is the sustainer of your life.
- He will carry you and give you the support that you need.
- He does not help us the one day and then abandon us the next day.
- His sustaining power will be there to carry you every day until the end.

Prayer: Lord, I declare that You are the One who sustains me. I will rest in Your power and ability to carry me, both now and forever more. Amen.


October 8, 2018

Daily Bible Verse: Colossians 2:7 (NLT)

Daily Bible Verse: Colossians 2:7 (NLT) - ‘Let your roots grow down into Him, and let your lives be built on Him.’

Daily Bible Verse:              Colossians 2:7        (NLT)

‘Let your roots grow down into Him, and let your lives be built on Him.’

- Our lives need to be built on something that is secure and eternal.
- The Lord is the One on Whom we can build our lives, hope and future.
- We should be growing in our relationship with Him.
- Let your roots grow down deep and let your life be built on Him, the sure foundation.

Prayer: Lord, thank You that I can know You as my personal Lord and Saviour. I choose to build my life on You as the rock on which I can stand and may my roots grow down deep and secure in my relationship with You. Amen.


October 5, 2018

Daily Bible Verse: Hebrews 6:18 (NLT)

Daily Bible Verse: Hebrews 6:18 (NLT) - ‘Therefore, we who have fled to Him for refuge can have great confidence as we hold to the hope that lies before us.’

Daily Bible Verse:              Hebrews 6:18        (NLT)

‘Therefore, we who have fled to Him for refuge can have great confidence as we hold to the hope that lies before us.’

- We can run to the Lord, because He is our refuge and strength.
- The Lord is your refuge and therefore you can have great confidence.
- There is hope for the future and for what lies ahead of us.
- We should hold onto this and let it be an anchor for our lives.

Prayer: Lord, I run into Your arms of strength and hope. You alone are my refuge and hope. Fill me with hope as I believe and have confidence in You. Amen.


October 4, 2018

Daily Bible Verse: Colossians 1:27 (NLT)

Daily Bible Verse: Colossians 1:27 (NLT) - ‘This is the secret: Christ lives in you. This gives you assurance of sharing His glory.’

Daily Bible Verse:              Colossians 1:27        (NLT)

‘This is the secret: Christ lives in you. This gives you assurance of sharing His glory.’

- What an assurance and what a joy it is to know that the Lord lives in us.
- As His child, we can know this secret and this mystery.
- The fact that He lives in you gives you the hope that you need each day.
- Recognise this fact and turn towards the One who lives within you!

Prayer: Lord, how wonderful it is to know that You live within me. May this reality change the way I live my life so that I can enjoy this knowledge as a daily living reality. Amen.


October 3, 2018

Daily Bible Verse: Colossians 1:23

Daily Bible Verse: Colossians 1:23 - ‘Don't drift away from the assurance you received when you heard the Good News.’

Daily Bible Verse:              Colossians 1:23

‘Don't drift away from the assurance you received when you heard the Good News.’

- Doubt is one of the things that can rob us of our confidence in the Lord.
- Doubt and unbelief often go hand in hand.
- Don’t allow yourself to drift away into doubt and unbelief.
- Stand firm, rest assured, and believe with all your heart, soul, mind and strength.

Prayer: Lord, I reject all doubt and unbelief from my heart and life. You are my hope and confidence, and in this I will rest secure and be filled with expectation and assurance. Amen.


October 2, 2018