Authored by beautyful on Thu, Nov 08 2007 - 10:30 AM
Psalm 138:8Here is a word for you from the Word.The LORD will fulfill his purpose for me; your love, O LORD, endures forever—do not abandon the works of your hands. NIVIt’s good to know that God has a purpose for each one of us. The Scripture there does not say that the Lord will fulfill my purpose; it says the Lord will fulfill His purpose for me. ...Read Blog »
THE BENEFITS OF BEING DEVOTED TO PRAYER!
Authored by beautyful on Thu, Nov 08 2007 - 10:29 AM
In Touch Daily Devotionalby Dr. Charles StanleyRomans 12:10-12 Jesus loved to talk to His Father and often sought the opportunity to be alone with Him. At times, He would speak with God in front of large groups of people or ask a few of His close disciples to join Him in prayer. Because Jesus prayed frequently, He followed God's lead, ...Read Blog »
THANKS AND GIVING!
Authored by beautyful on Thu, Nov 08 2007 - 10:25 AM
Thanks and GivingBy Zoë Elmore "From everyone who has been given much, much will be demanded; and from the one who has been entrusted with much, much more will be asked." Luke 12:48b (NIV) Devotion:Okay, I'll admit I'm no spring chicken, but I'm still full of life; so I decided that I would spend this year doing 51 ...Read Blog »
A COURAGEOUS QUEEN - PART 2
Authored by beautyful on Thu, Nov 08 2007 - 10:16 AM
A Courageous Queen - Part 2Sharon Jaynes Today's Truth"Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves have received from God. "2 Corinthians 1:3-4 NIV (emphasis ...Read Blog »
KEEP A STEADFAST MIND!
Authored by beautyful on Thu, Nov 08 2007 - 10:11 AM
Bishop Keith Butler Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on thee: because he trusteth in thee. Isaiah 26:3 You probably know your share of people who are messing up their lives big time, and some are already on the brink of destruction. Why is this the case? Well, most people don't practice keeping a steadfast mind. When your ...Read Blog »
A COURAGEOUS QUEEN - PART 1
Authored by beautyful on Wed, Nov 07 2007 - 08:43 AM
A Courageous Queen - Part 1By Sharon Jaynes Today's Truth"Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves have received from God. " 2 Corinthians 1:3-4 NIV ...Read Blog »
DEVOTED TO PRAYER!
Authored by beautyful on Wed, Nov 07 2007 - 04:13 AM
In Touch Daily Devotionalby Dr. Charles Stanley-- Colossians 4:2-4 The Savior was devoted to prayer. He met with God in the early morning, sought Him in the midst of busy days, and slipped away for nighttime fellowship with Him. His actions testify to the central place prayer is to have in the lives of believers. Prayer ...Read Blog »
ARE YOU RELUCTANT TO HAVE A QUIET TIME?
Authored by beautyful on Wed, Nov 07 2007 - 03:49 AM
My Manna Do you know what quiet time is? Fellowship with a holy God! The reason that some folks do not have a quiet time is they feel uncomfortable. The reason they feel uncomfortable is that they don't want to look God in the face. The reason they don't want to look God in the face is because they have sin in their life. What did Adam do after ...Read Blog »
HE IS THE HEALER!
Authored by beautyful on Wed, Nov 07 2007 - 03:35 AM
Today's Scripture “He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds” (Psalm 147:3). Today's Word from Joel and Victoria Aren’t you glad that God is a healer! It doesn’t matter what is “broken” in your life today, God’s nature is to bring you complete healing. Do you need healing in your body? Your mind? Heart? Finances? Relationships? God is ...Read Blog »
WAITING FOR MY PORTION!
Authored by beautyful on Wed, Nov 07 2007 - 03:33 AM
Waiting for My PortionBy Amy Carroll "Yet this I call to mind and therefore I have hope: Because of the Lord's great love we are not consumed, for his compassions never fail. They are new every morning; great is your faithfulness. I say to myself, 'The Lord is my portion; therefore I will wait for him.'" Lamentations 3:22 (NIV) ...Read Blog »
LET THIS MIND BE IN YOU!
Authored by beautyful on Wed, Nov 07 2007 - 03:29 AM
Alan Riley One of my favorite passages in the New Testament is found in the second chapter of Paul's letter to the Philippians. The book of Philippians is special because of who wrote it, who it was written to, why it was written, and where the was when he wrote it. The book was written by the Apostle Paul, the Apostle to the Gentiles who took ...Read Blog »
DON'T SCRATCH THAT ITCH!
Authored by beautyful on Tue, Nov 06 2007 - 03:56 AM
"Don't Scratch That Itch!"Gwen Smith Today's Truth"When tempted, no one should say, "God is tempting me." For God cannot be tempted by evil, nor does He tempt anyone; but each one is tempted when, by his own evil desire, he is dragged away and enticed" (James 1:13-14 NIV). Friend to FriendI recently woke ...Read Blog »
A THANKFUL WIFE!
Authored by beautyful on Tue, Nov 06 2007 - 03:32 AM
A Thankful WifeBy Melanie Chitwood "Rejoice always; pray without ceasing; in everything give thanks; for this is God's will for you in Christ Jesus." 1 The ssalonians 5:16-18 (NAS) Devotion:Can you remember the last time you poured out your heart thanking God for your marriage and thanking God for your husband? Sometimes ...Read Blog »
IT'S ALL IN YOUR MIND!
Authored by beautyful on Tue, Nov 06 2007 - 03:29 AM
Dr. Creflo A. Dollar Your mind holds tremendous creative ability. That's why God gave you an imagination--so that you could create mental pictures, add faith to them and see those pictures manifest in your life.Once you have an image in your mind of something you want to do or become, nothing can stop that image from coming to pass. Whatever you ...Read Blog »
THE SHEPHERD AND HIS SHEEP!
Authored by beautyful on Wed, Nov 14 2007 - 06:46 AM
The Shepherd and His SheepMary Southerland Today's TruthPsalm 23:1 "The Lord is my Shepherd." Friend to FriendShepherding was one of the oldest callings in Israel , even before farming. Shepherds traveled from place to place, living in tents while driving their flocks from one pasture to another. The sheep and their shepherds lived ...Read Blog »
WHO ARE "THE LOST"?
Authored by beautyful on Mon, Nov 05 2007 - 04:09 AM
In Touch Daily Devotionalby Dr. Charles Stanley -- Luke 19:1-10 Zaccheus worked as chief tax collector for the Roman government. His profession caused him to be despised by his fellow Jews. When Jesus sought him out and asked to visit his home, the crowd was dismayed-- the Lord was associating with one whose conduct made him a sinner ...Read Blog »
WHATEVER YOU DO, DO IT FOR HIM!
Authored by beautyful on Mon, Nov 05 2007 - 04:01 AM
Whatever You Do, Do It for HimBy Glynnis Whitwer "Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for men, since you know that you will receive an inheritance from the Lord as a reward. It is the Lord Christ you are serving." Colossians 3:23-24 (NIV) Devotion:Tarnie treasures her early ...Read Blog »
THE STAGES OF THE CHRISTIAN LIFE!
Authored by beautyful on Sat, Nov 03 2007 - 04:47 AM
In Touch Daily Devotionalby Dr. Charles Stanley-- Colossians 3:1-5 The Holy Spirit will lead us through stages that promote Christian maturity--salvation, service, dependence, and the exchanged life. While spiritual growth takes place at different rates and in different ways, all believers are on the same journey with one goal- ...Read Blog »
Authored by beautyful on Mon, Nov 05 2007 - 03:53 AM
Resource InventoryMary Southerland Today's TruthPsalm 23:1 The Lord is my Shepherd. I shall not want. Friend to FriendWhen it comes to the resources that we need for life, this promise from the 23rd Psalm is staggeringly important to remember, because it holds the promise of contentment in our lives. A famous actor was once the guest of ...Read Blog »
YOU HAVE THE MIND OF CHRIST!
Authored by beautyful on Mon, Nov 05 2007 - 03:48 AM
Bishop Keith Butler For who has known the mind of the Lord, that he may instruct Him? But we have the mind of Christ. I Corinthians 2:16 Guess what? Christ is not Jesus' last name. Christ means the Anointed One and His Anointing. So you have the mind of the Anointed One and His Anointing. That's right. That's the kind of mind you possess: a ...Read Blog »
AND HE MUST WIN THE BATTLE!
Authored by beautyful on Sat, Nov 03 2007 - 04:38 AM
Alan Riley This week an important observance went virtually unnoticed, eclipsed by Halloween, which has now become the second highest-grossing holiday of the year for retailers. I am talking about Reformation Day, which is also on October 31. On that day in 1517, Martin Luther nailed his 95 Theses on the door of the castle at Wittenburg ...Read Blog »
YOU ARE A CITIZEN OF HEAVEN!
Authored by beautyful on Sat, Nov 03 2007 - 04:35 AM
PHILIPPIANS 3:20 NRSV20 But our citizenship is in heaven, and it is from there thatwe are expecting a Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ.As a believer in Jesus Christ, you have a new citizenship. Yourname is written in Heaven. Heaven is your homeland.Because you are its citizen, Heaven is responsible for you. Ifnecessary, Heaven will send its soldiers ( ...Read Blog »
GROWING IN SPIRITUAL MATURITY!
Authored by beautyful on Fri, Nov 02 2007 - 06:41 AM
In Touch Daily Devotionalby Dr. Charles Stanley -- Ephesians 4:11-16 Welcome to the In Touch Devotional. If we think of the Christian life as a journey, we can identify a number of milestones, or stages of growth we need to reach en route to spiritual maturity. The first two are salvation and service. We all ...Read Blog »
HE PREPARES YOUR PATH!
Authored by beautyful on Fri, Nov 02 2007 - 04:49 AM
Today's Scripture “I will go before you and make the crooked places straight…” (Isaiah 45:2 NKJV) Today's Word from Joel and Victoria Do you ever feel like every time you try to move forward in something, you hit a roadblock? Something happens that throws you off course. Be encouraged today because right now in your life, God is going before you. ...Read Blog »
THE GIFT OF HOPE!
Authored by beautyful on Fri, Nov 02 2007 - 04:47 AM
The Gift of Hopeby Max Lucado The aspiring young author was in need of hope. More than one person had told him to give up. "Getting published is impossible," one mentor said. "Unless you are a national celebrity, publishers won't talk to you." Another warned, "Writing takes too much time. Besides, you don't want all your ...Read Blog »