Why, my soul, are you downcast? Why so disturbed within me? Put your hope in God, for I will yet praise him, my Savior and my God. Psalm 42:11 Longest. Week. Ever. A string of health problems, financial hiccups, and relational drama left me depleted physically, emotionally, and spiritually. It was finally Friday morning and
I will give you thanks, for you answered me; you have become my salvation. Psalm 118:21 The Lord is our salvation, delivering us from the penalty of sin. Express your gratitude for specific instances of redemption in your life.
I will praise God’s name in song and glorify him with thanksgiving. This will please the Lord more than an ox, more than a bull with its horns and hooves. Psalm 69:30-31 Although a traditional Jewish method of pleasing the Lord was through animal sacrifice, King David suggests God desires relationship more than ritual. Journal
The sting of death is sin, and the power of sin is the law. But thanks be to God! He gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ. I Corinthians 15:56-57 Jesus Christ is powerful and victorious! Thank Him for specific sins He has delivered you from and how your life has been changed.
Therefore, since we are receiving a kingdom that cannot be shaken, let us be thankful, and so worship God acceptably with reverence and awe. Hebrews 12:28 Our world today is ruled by chaos and destruction. Thankfully, our God is one of order and the unshakable kingdom of Heaven awaits us as believers. What do
Praise the Lord. Give thanks to the Lord , for he is good; his love endures forever. Psalm 106:1 God is good, all the time. All the time, God is good. Acknowledging the goodness of God in our lives ushers in thankfulness – what is something good the Lord has done for which you are
I will give thanks to the Lord because of his righteousness; I will sing the praises of the name of the Lord Most High. Psalm 7:17 At a time when injustice and immorality reign on earth, we can be thankful the Lord is righteous – morally upright and without guilt or sin. What do you
Darkness accompanied the stillness of the early morning hours as I willed my tired mind to focus. With hot, caffeinated coffee in hand, I took my usual place on the couch, and opened my bible app. I longed for encouragement. Inspiration to lean on when the busyness of life overwhelmed me. The verse of the
Concern overtook my heart as I entered the school to see one of my sons walking towards me, his eyes welling with tears. He sought comfort in my hug, pushing his face into my shirt. “What’s wrong?” I asked. “Malachai got a Rock Star”, he replied as the tears spilled out of his eyes onto