Father, please show us how to be an encouragement to someone today. Please shine through our words and deeds! Prompt us to focus beyond ourselves and reach out to someone else, be it by a smile, a kind word, or a simple deed. Give us opportunity and prompt us to act on it! Amen Often … Continue reading The Gift of Today – March 31 – Be a Blessing to Others
Dear Jesus, sometimes we can get so wrapped up in our own misery that we take our eyes off You. Please forgive us! Restore us! Strengthen and establish us! We are Your sheep, and we need guiding. Correct us and lead us by Your Holy Spirit. Help us to understand that while things might be … Continue reading The Gift of Today – March 30 – Strengthened and Established
Father, let our hands be used by You today! Let our words be used to build others up and glorify You! May the words of our mouths and the meditations of our hearts be pleasing to You. Take our love, our treasures, our talents, our moments and our days, Father. We give our lives to … Continue reading The Gift of Today – March 29 – Take My Life and Let it Be
Each day we make many choices - hour by hour, moment by moment. A few are big choices, but mostly life is made up of small, seemingly insignificant choices that collectively shape our character. Each moment we choose to focus on God - His big plan, His kingdom - or on ourselves. The enemy is … Continue reading The Gift of Today – March 28 – Moment by Moment
Pray your heart to God today 💕 But when you pray, go into your room and shut the door and pray to your Father who is in secret. And your Father who sees in secret will reward you. “And when you pray, do not heap up empty phrases as the Gentiles do, for they think … Continue reading The Gift of Today – March 27 – Pray Your Heart
Father, teach us day by day to store our treasures in heaven! Prompt us through Your Holy Spirit to yield to You, to follow You, to take opportunities. Amen We have all read that we can store up treasures in heaven instead of on earth. But how often do we think about that? Have you … Continue reading The Gift of Today – March 26 – Treasures in Heaven
Father, remind us to read Your Word! Give us a passion for it like never before. Make us crave it. Make us yearn for it. Speak to our hearts! Breathe Your life into us through the pages of Scripture. Your Word is living and active, sharper than any two-edged sword! Teach us to treasure it … Continue reading The Gift of Today – March 25 – Craving the Word
Though our lips are praising You, our hearts are sometimes far from You! Please forgive us, oh Lord! We are a people of unclean lips living amongst a people of unclean lips. Our eyes have beheld Your glory and we fall on our faces before You! Holy, Holy, Holy, is the Lord God Almighty! May … Continue reading The Gift of Today – March 24 – Here am I, Send Me!
Father, please help us to wait patiently for Your promises. Help us to wait patiently for Your answers. We live in such a busy time, where rushing and worrying and instant gratification is the norm. Teach us to step back and wait. Teach us to trust in Your perfect timing. Amen God is not slow … Continue reading The Gift of Today – March 23 – Waiting Patiently for God’s Promises
Father, fill my heart with You today, so that when I am bumped by the trials of life, You will spring forth. Amen The good person out of the good treasure of his heart produces good, and the evil person out of his evil treasure produces evil, for out of the abundance of the heart … Continue reading The Gift of Today – March 22 – When You Are Bumped, What Spills Out?