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Daily Bible Verse:           Romans 8:32

'He who did not spare His own Son, but gave Him up for us all - how will He not also, along with Him, graciously give us all things?'

-  God has not held anything back.
-  He gave us His best – His Son.
-  This just shows us the heart of God towards us.
-  He wants to freely and graciously give you all you need.

PRAYER: 
Lord, I realize today that You held nothing back but instead you gave us Your best. It is for this reason that I know I can trust You to supply all my needs. Amen.


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15/04/2014

Daily Bible Verse:           Romans 5:8

'God showed His great love for us by sending Christ to die for us while we were still sinners.'

-  The truth is that God loves you.
-  As a sign of His love, He sent His Son.
-  The result is that our lives are changed.
-  Now we can know for sure that we have been forgiven.

PRAYER: 
Lord, thank you for sending Your Son to die for us and in the process making forgiveness available to us. Amen.

14/04/2014

Daily Bible Verse:           Philippians 3:20

'But our citizenship is in heaven. And we eagerly await a Savior from there!'

-  Remember where your citizenship lies.
-  You belong to God and He will save you.
-  You are an ambassador for His kingdom.
-  So let your light shine for all to see.

PRAYER: 
Lord, what a joy it is to know that I belong to You and that my citizenship is with You. This world is not my home, but I have a heavenly home. Amen.

11/04/2014

Daily Bible Verse:           Colossians 3:2

'Set your minds on things that are above, not on things that are on earth.'

-  What we focus on is very important.
-  They say we become what we focus on.
-  So don’t be consumed with the issues you are facing.
-  Remember God and remind yourself that nothing is too hard for Him.

PRAYER: 
Lord, forgive me for allowing things I am facing to overwhelm me. I place my hope, confidence and trust in You right now. Amen.

10/04/2014

Daily Bible Verse:           Psalm 27:5

'In the day of trouble He will keep me safe in His dwelling; He will hide me in the shelter of His sacred tent and set me high upon a rock.'

-  We all face troubles of some sort or another.
-  But in it all we can enjoy the companionship of God Himself.
-  We can live within His shadow. (This speaks of protection)
-  God will extend his "shadow" over the man who places himself under His protection.

PRAYER: 
Lord, may Your presence abide and stay with me. Hide me, protect me and keep me safe until the storm passes by. Amen.

09/04/2014

Daily Bible Verse:           Psalm 90:1 

'Lord, You have been our dwelling place throughout all generations.'

-  Make Him your dwelling place.
-  Find what you are looking for in Him.
-  Don’t remove yourself from Him.
-  Remain, dwell, stay, wait, and hold your position, in Him.
-  Let your heart be the dwelling place of God.

PRAYER: 
Lord, I want to enjoy Your companionship in my life. You are the Almighty God and I look to You for my every need. Amen.

08/04/2014

Daily Bible Verse:           Psalm 91:1 

'He that dwells in the secret place (shelter) of the most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty.'

-  We have the opportunity to ‘dwell’ in Him.
-  The word dwell is a verb – it is something we need to do.
-  The word dwell means to ‘sit’ or ‘remain’.
-  He, the Lord, is your secret place.

PRAYER: 
Lord, You are my secret place. It is my express purpose and desire to live within that place and to know Your presence in my daily life. Amen.

07/04/2014

Daily Bible Verse:           Psalm 116:8

'You, LORD, have delivered me from death, my eyes from tears and my feet from stumbling!'

-  He knows what you are going through.
-  He will deliver you from death.
-  He will deliver your eyes from tears.
-  And He will deliver your feet from stumbling.

PRAYER: 
Lord, You are my great deliverer. I pray that You will deliver me from the weight of the things that I am carrying and may I walk in Your freedom. Amen.

04/04/2014

Daily Bible Verse:           Exodus 23:20

'I am sending an angel before you to protect you on your journey and lead you safely to the place I have prepared for you.'

-  God has promised that He will never abandon you.
-  In the journey of life, He undertakes to be with you every step of the way.
-  He has prepared a future for each of His children.
-  So let Him lead you safely in your destiny.

PRAYER: 
Lord, I want nothing less than all You have prepared for me. Lead me on this journey of life so that I can step into the things You have prepared for me. Amen.

03/04/2014

Daily Bible Verse:           Exodus 3:2

'The angel of the LORD appeared to him in flames of fire from within a bush. Moses saw that though the bush was on fire it did not burn up.'

-  God can speak to you in many different ways.
-  He spoke to Moses through a burning bush.
-  He spoke to Joseph through dreams.
-  Expect Him to speak to you.

PRAYER: 
Lord, just as You spoke to others through the course of history, I ask that You would speak to me and lead and guide me in the way I should go. Amen.

02/04/2014

Daily Bible Verse:           Acts 3:19

'Repent, then, and turn to God, so that your sins may be wiped out, that times of refreshing may come from the Lord'

-  Turning to God is a great privilege we all can take advantage of.
-  He has ‘times of refreshing’ in store for you.
-  Why settle for barrenness when you can enjoy times of refreshing.
-  So don’t let anything get in the way of God’s blessing for you.

PRAYER: 
Lord, forgive me for those things that I have done that have displeased you. I want to enjoy the ‘times of refreshing’ that You have prepared for me. Amen.

01/04/2014

Daily Bible Verse:           Psalm 51:1 

'Have mercy on me, O God, because of Your unfailing love. Because of Your great compassion, blot out the stain of my sins.'

-  Every day His mercy is new and you and I can begin again.
-  Each day we can come to Him for forgiveness and help.
-  His love is unfailing and that means He will not fail you.
-  Receive His mercy and His grace today.

PRAYER: 
Lord, have mercy on me, because of Your unfailing love. Blot out the stain of my sins because of Your great compassion. Amen.

31/03/2014

Daily Bible Verse:           Proverbs 2:7-8 

'He holds victory in store for the upright, He is a shield to those whose walk is blameless, for He guards the course of the just and protects the way of His faithful ones'

-  The Lord has victory in store for you.
-  He wants you to be an overcomer and to be more than a conqueror.
-  He will lead you and guide you.
-  As His faithful child you can rest assured you have a faithful Father.

PRAYER: 
Lord, I commit this new week and the new month that lies ahead into your hands. Lead me and guide me and protect me I pray. Amen.

28/03/2014

Daily Bible Verse:           Proverbs 13:9 

'The light of the righteous shines brightly.'

-  You can be a source of light and hope to those around you.
-  Your little light can shine brightly.
-  No amount of darkness can snuff out the light of a single candle.
-  So shine on and bring light into the world around you.

PRAYER: 
Lord, may my light so shine that others will know that You are my LORD and may I be a source of hope and strength to others. Amen.

27/03/2014

Daily Bible Verse:           Proverbs 15:15 

'Every day is a terrible day for a miserable person, but a cheerful heart has a continual feast.'

-  Every day we have the opportunity to see things in one of two ways.
-  We can see things from a negative perspective or a positive perspective.
-  We can be miserable or we can be cheerful.
-  Each day the choice is ours.

PRAYER: 
Lord, I choose to live my life with a positive outlook and a cheerful heart. May my life be a ‘continual feast’ as I choose to be positive in all I say and do.  Amen.

26/03/2014

Daily Bible Verse:           Genesis 49:18 

'I look for Your deliverance, LORD.'

-  To whom or to what are you looking for your answer?
-  Often we can turn to the wrong things for the help we need.
-  No matter what you may be facing, keep your eyes on HIM.
-  Look to the LORD for your deliverance and salvation.

PRAYER: 
Lord, I declare that You are the One that I look to for my help. Truly, my help comes from the LORD. Amen.

25/03/2014

Daily Bible Verse:           Psalm 40:1 

'I waited patiently for the LORD. He turned to me and heard my cry for help.'

-  The fact that we can call on God is a wonderful privilege.
-  Right now, you can take a moment and do just that.
-  Continue to patiently expect Him to come through for you.
-  He is your faithful Father.

PRAYER: 
Lord, help me to be patient as I continue to call on You and trust in You for an outcome to my situation. Amen.

24/03/2014

Daily Bible Verse:           2 Chronicles 20:22 

'As they began to sing and praise, the LORD set ambushes against them (the enemy)…..and they were defeated.'

-  Praise is a powerful key to overcoming and conquering.
-  When we praise we focus on God and His greatness.
-  Then God can move and work on our behalf.
-  Get ready for a turnaround for your victory is in your praise.

PRAYER: 
Lord, help me in this new day to praise You no matter what issues are confronting me. I trust in You and the fact that You can turn any situation around and in the meantime I will praise You. Amen.

20/03/2014

Daily Bible Verse:           Romans 10:10 

'It is with your heart that you believe and are justified, and it is with your mouth that you profess your faith and are saved.'

-  Watch what comes out of your mouth.
-  Don’t allow negativity and doubt to come out of your mouth.
-  Speak life, speak hope, speak purpose and speak His Word.
-  What we say and our confession is vital.

PRAYER: 
Lord, help me not to allow doubt and negativity to come out of my mouth, but rather I pray that You will help me to always speak life and hope. May the words of my mouth be pleasing to You.  Amen.

19/03/2014

Daily Bible Verse:           Philippians 2:10 

'At the name of Jesus every knee should bow, in heaven and on earth and under the earth!'

-  His name is another powerful weapon in our arsenal.
-  When you don’t know what to say, just say His name.
-  Call out to the Way, the Truth and the Life.
-  Speak out His name.

PRAYER: 
Lord, I recognize that Your name is powerful. I speak Your name over my situation and circumstances and I call on Your name for all the help I need.  Amen.

18/03/2014

Daily Bible Verse:           Psalm 119:50 

'This is my comfort in my affliction, that Your word has revived me.'

-  As believers we have the Word of God and it is a powerful tool.
-  It is a peculiar source of strength.
-  God’s word is living and powerful.
-  His word can overcome the greatest hurdle.

PRAYER: 
Lord, thank You that no matter what affliction I may be facing at this point in time, it is Your Word that can bring me comfort and direction. Amen.

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