Tipping the Scales

Day 31 “For our momentary, light distress [this passing trouble] is producing for us an eternal weight of glory [a fullness] beyond all measure [surpassing all comparisons, a transcendent splendor and an endless blessedness]! So we look not at the things which are seen, but at the things which are...

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The Shadow of Shame

Day 30 “When pride comes, then comes shame; But with the humble is wisdom.” – Proverbs 11:2 How many times do we find ourselves stuck in a cycle of sin? It happens to all of us. Sometimes we just get so caught up with our day to day routines that...

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Freedom in Humility

Day 29 “When pride comes, then comes shame; But with the humble is wisdom.” – Proverbs 11:2 Shame and pride are often seen as opposites, but as Proverbs 11:2 states, pride causes shame. Shame can weigh on you and make you feel stuck in place. Shame can morph your mindset...

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I Get To

Day 28 “And whatever you do, whether in word or deed, do it all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him.” – Colossians 3:17 How many times have our thoughts been to think or say – “I have to do”… or “I...

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Victorious Praise

Day 27 “After consulting the people, Jehoshaphat appointed men to sing to the Lord and to praise Him for the splendor of His holiness as they went out at the head of the army, saying:  Give thanks to the Lord, for His love endures forever.” – 2 Chronicles 20:21 Additional...

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Fight With God Not Against Him

Day 26 “The Lord will fight for you, and you shall hold your peace and remain at rest.” – Exodus 14:14 Additional Reading: Exodus 14 (Bible Gateway) So, at this point in The Bible, the Israelites were standing at the edge of the Red Sea, blocked in by the sea...

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Owning Up

Day 25 “For in my inner being I delight in God’s law; but I see another law at work in me, waging war against the law of my mind and making me a prisoner of the law of sin at work within me. What a wretched man I am! Who...

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W.A.I.T. (Part 2)

Day 24 “But those who wait for the Lord [who expect, look for, and hope in Him] shall change and renew their strength and power; they shall lift their wings and mount up [close to God] as eagles [mount up to the sun]; they shall run and not be weary, they shall walk and not faint or...

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W.A.I.T. (Part 1)

Day 23 “Therefore, my beloved brethren, be firm (steadfast), immovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord [always being superior, excelling, doing more than enough in the service of the Lord], knowing and being continually aware that your labor in the Lord is not futile [it is never wasted or...

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Your Guardian God

Day 22 “If I keep my eyes on God, I won’t trip over my own feet.” – Psalms 25:15 “He won’t let you stumble; your Guardian God won’t fall asleep” – Psalms 121:3 I remember growing up, I always had someone to look up to for guidance or as an...

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