#significant   “For a child is born to us, a son is given to us. The government will rest on his shoulders. And he will be called: Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.” (‭Isaiah‬ ‭9‬:‭6‬ NLT) In a time of great darkness, God promised to send a light who would shine on … Read moreSignificant

Born again

#bornagain And while they were there, the time came for her baby to be born. She gave birth to her first child, a son. She wrapped him snugly in strips of cloth and laid him in a manger, because there was no lodging available for them. (‭Luke‬ ‭2‬:‭6-7 NLT) Strips of cloth were used to … Read moreBorn again

Dont reject

#dontreject   My child, don’t reject the LORD’s discipline, and don’t be upset when he corrects you. For the LORD corrects those he loves, just as a father corrects a child in whom he delights. (‭Proverbs‬ ‭3‬:‭11-12‬ NLT) Discipline means “to teach and to train.” Discipline sounds negative to many people because some disciplinarians are … Read moreDont reject


#victory   “See, God has come to save me. I will trust in him and not be afraid. The LORD GOD is my strength and my song; he has given me victory.” (‭Isaiah‬ 12‬:‭2‬ NLT) This chapter is a hymn of praise—another graphic description of the people’s joy when Jesus Christ comes to reign over … Read moreVictory

He made us

#hemadeus   Acknowledge that the LORD is God! He made us, and we are his. We are his people, the sheep of his pasture. (‭Psalms‬ ‭100‬:‭3‬ NLT) David tells us to acknowledge that the Lord is God! How can we do that? We acknowledge him when we shout our praises, appreciate his status as our … Read moreHe made us


#commit   Give your burdens to the LORD, and he will take care of you. He will not permit the godly to slip and fall. (‭Psalms‬ ‭55‬:‭22‬ NLT) God wants us to give our burdens to him, but often we continue to bear them ourselves even when we say we are trusting in him. Trust … Read moreCommit

Hear me

#hearme “Hear me as I pray, O LORD. Be merciful and answer me!” (‭Psalms‬ ‭27‬:‭7‬ NLT) We often run to God when we experience difficulties. But David sought God’s guiding presence every day. When troubles came his way, he was already in God’s presence and prepared to handle any test. Believers can call to God … Read moreHear me