We have been on vacation but I’m back to give you what has been placed on my heart from the Lord.

Monday – Rejoice

Neh. 8:10

    Then he said to them, "Go, eat of the fat, drink of the sweet, and send portions to him who has nothing prepared; for this day is holy to our Lord. Do not be grieved, for the joy of the Lord is your strength."

 

The Thought For The Day:

Before I do anything else today, I will get “rejoyed”- for the joy of the Lord is my strength!!

Food To Chew On:

Nehemiah 8

Tuesday – The Secret of Silent Strength

Psalm 18:2

        The Lord is my rock and my fortress and my deliverer,

        My God, my rock, in whom I take refuge;

        My shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold.

  

The Thought For The Day:

“The night is given to us to take a breath, to  pray, to drink deep at the fountain of power. The  day, to use the strength with has been given us. To go forth to work with it till the evening” – Florence Nightingale

Food To Chew On:

Psalm 18:1-3

Wednesday – From Strength to Strength

Psalm 84:7

        They go from strength to strength,

        Every one of them appears before God in Zion.

  

Thought For The Day:

Yesterday’s strength will not suffice for today’s burdens.

Food To Chew On:

Psalm 84

Thursday – Strength for the Day

Deut. 33:25

        "Your locks will be iron and bronze,

        And according to your days, so will your leisurely walk be.

Thought For The Day:

God’s strength is given to people who are on the move and doing what Love demands.

Food To Chew On:

Deuteronomy 33:24-29

 

Friday – A Tonic for the Tired

Psalm 103:5

        Who satisfies your years with good things,

        So that your youth is renewed like the eagle.

 

Though For The Day:

“Think magnificently of God. Magnify His providence; adore His power; pray to Him frequently and incessantly. Bear Him always in your mind; teach your thoughts to reverence Him in every place, for there is not place where He is not. Worship and love God; first and last, think magnificently of God”

Food To Chew On:

Psalm 103

Saturday – Eleven Crucial Words

Isaiah 44:22

        "I have wiped out your transgressions like a thick cloud

        And your sins like a heavy mist.

        Return to Me, for I have redeemed you."

Thought For The Day:

We repent not to be forgiven but because we know we already are.

    Food To Chew On:

Isaiah 44:21-23

Sunday – Where Your Name Is Written

Isaiah 49:15-16

        "Can a woman forget her nursing child

        And have no compassion on the son of her womb?

        Even these may forget, but I will not forget you.

         "Behold, I have inscribed you on the palms of My hands;

        Your walls are continually before Me.

Thought For The Day:

“At the heart of the cyclone

Tearing the sky

 

And flinging the cloud and towers by

Is a place of central calm

And so is the roar of mortal things

There is a place where my spirit sings

In the hallow of God’s palm.” – Edwin Markham

Food To Chew On:

Isaiah 49:8-16


Monday - The Secret Stair

Isaiah 65:24

"It will also come to pass that before they call, I will answer; and while they are still speaking, I will hear.

Thought For The Day:

If the Lord could create the universe, redeem the world on the cross and make me a new creature, I do not need to doubt that He will us everything for His glory and my growth today.

Food To Chew On:

Isaiah 65:24-25