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The True Disciple

Today’s Word “A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another; as I have loved you, that you also love one another. By this all will know that you are My disciples, if you have love for one another.” John 13:34-35 NKJV The True Disciple Everything God does for mankind is based on love. He made the world because He wanted a family. Love wanted to live in…

Cover Yourself with Him

Today’s Word Cover Yourself with Him “Clothe yourself with the Lord Jesus Christ (the Messiah), and make no provision for [indulging] the flesh [put a stop to thinking about the evil cravings of your physical nature]…” (Romans 13:14, AMPC) Is there something in your life that you would like to put a stop to today? Maybe it’s a certain behavior, addiction or bad…

He Gives Good Gifts

Today’s Word He Gives Good Gifts “Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and comes down from the Father…” James 1:17, NKJV God is a good God, and He has good gifts for His children! He wants to bless you with provision and supply all of your needs according to His riches in glory. He wants to pour out His abundant favor on you and cause everything you…

Bring Out the Best

Today’s Word Bring Out the Best “…love is kind…” 1 Corinthians 13:4, NIV You may have heard this verse many times before, but one translation says that “love looks for a way to be constructive.” In other words, kindness isn’t just about being nice; it’s looking for ways to improve someone else’s life. It’s bringing out the best in others. When you start your day, don’t…

Lacking Nothing

Today’s Word Lacking Nothing “…knowing that the testing of your faith produces patience. But let patience have its perfect work, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking nothing.” (James 1:3-4, NKJV God wants you to be perfect and complete, living in His abundance and lacking nothing on this earth. That may seem like a stretch from where you are today. It may seem…

God with Us

Today’s Word God with Us “Behold, the virgin shall become pregnant and give birth to a Son, and they shall call His name Emmanuel—which, when translated, means, God with us.” Matthew 1:23, AMP In scripture, Jesus was called by many names according to His attributes. In today’s verse, He is called Emmanuel, which means God with us. He’s not far away; He’s looking down on…

Be Great in the Midst of Criticism

Today’s Word Be Great in the Midst of Criticism “But I say to you, love your enemies, bless those who curse you, do good to those who hate you, and pray for those who spitefully use you and persecute you.” (Matthew 5:44, NKJV) If you’re going to pursue greatness, if you’re going to be a great businessperson, a great teacher, a great parent, a great leader, you have to…

Fasting and Prayers: day 3

Today’s Word Fasting and Prayers: day 3   Ecclesiastes 7:8 NIV The end of a matter is better than its beginning, and patience is better than pride. “The end of a matter is better than its beginning”,….. Finishing well is an uncompromising attitude that nothing will deter us from living fully for the Lord until we take our last breath on the earth.…

Fasting and Prayers: day 2

Today’s Word Fasting and Prayers: day 2 Ecclesiastes 7:8 NIV The end of a matter is better than its beginning, and patience is better than pride. “The end of a matter is better than its beginning”…. The Bible includes many stories in which God’s people start out well but end up forsaking the way of life and truth. Jesus calls twelve followers to be his…

Prayer and Fasting: day 1

Today’s Word Prayer and Fasting: day 1 Ecclesiastes 7:8 NIV The end of a matter is better than its beginning, and patience is better than pride. “The end of a matter is better than its beginning”….. In a race, what’s most important isn’t how one begins but how one finishes. Prizes are awarded only for crossing the finish line, not for great starts. And…