Monday, August 5, 2013

Word of the Day ~ July 2013

·         But those who wait on the Lord Shall renew their strength; They shall mount up with wings like eagles, They shall run and not be weary, They shall walk and not faint. ~ Isaiah 40:31 NLT

July 2
·         What sorrow for those who say that evil is good and good is evil, that dark is light and light is dark, that bitter is sweet and sweet is bitter. ~ Isaiah 5:20 NLT

July 3
·         I am praying that you will put into action the generosity that comes from your faith as you understand and experience all the good things we have in Christ. ~ Philemon 1:6 NLT

July 4
·         My chains are gone. I’ve been set free. My God my Savior has ransomed me. And like a flood, His mercy rains. Unending love. Amazing Grace. ~ Chris Tomlin
·         True Freedom!

July 5
·         The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it. ~ Henry David Thoreau

July 6
·         Fear not those who argue but those who dodge. ~ Dale Carnegie

July 7
·         Breathe. Sometimes I feel it’s all that I can do. Pain so deep that I can hardly move. Just keep my eyes completely fixed on you. Lord take hold and pull me through. ~ Mercy Me

July 8
·         The thief does not come except to steal and to kill and destroy. I have come that they may have life and have it more abundantly. ~ John 10:10 NLT

July 9
·         Long ago you laid the foundation of the earth and made the heavens with your hands. But you are always the same; you will live forever. ~ Psalm 102:25, 27 NLT

July 10
·         The Lord has told you what is good. This is what he requires of you : do what is right, love mercy, and walk humbly with your God. ~ Micah 6:8 NLT

July 11
·         What is truth! – Pilate
·         Truth is absolute. It’s not relative, or a perspective, or subjective. It’s not distorted by feelings, prejudices, or interpretations. ~ M.R. Dux

July 12
·         You’re blessed when you feel you’ve lost what is most dear to you. Only then can you be embraced by the One most dear to you. ~ Matthew 5:4 MSG

July 13
·         But I say, love your enemies! Pray for those who persecute you! If you love only those who love you, what reward is there for that? ~ Matthew 5:44, 46a NLT

July 14
·          I want to know Christ and experience the mighty power that raised him from the dead. I want to suffer with him, sharing in his death. ~ Philippians 3:10 NLT

July 15
·         Anything I’ve ever done that ultimately was worthwhile … initially scared me to death. ~ Betty Bender

July 16
·         What joy and peace God gives when we face our fear and wait for God’s strength to turn our fears into the confidence to SOAR. ~ Charlotte Hallman

July 17
·         Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world. ~ Nelson Mandela
·         The roots of education are bitter but the fruit is sweet. ~ Aristotle

July 18
·         Live under authority. Authority gives power. Authority gives protection. Authority gives position. Authority gives provision. Authority gives privilege. ~ M.R. Dux

July 19
·         When you look in the mirror, I pray you never see the eyes of a stranger. Know who you are. More importantly, know whose you are. You are his! Do great things! ~ M.R. Dux

July 20
·         Victory always starts in the head. It’s a state of mind. It then spreads with such radiance & such affirmations that destiny can do nothing by obey. ~ Douchan Gersi

July 21
·         Don’t be afraid, for I am with you. Don’t be discouraged, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you. I will hold you up with my victorious right hand. ~ Isaiah 41:10 NLT

July 22
·         Indeed, we all make many mistakes. For if we could control our tongues, we would be perfect and could also control ourselves in every other way. ~ James 3:2 NLT

July 23
·         When the earth quakes and its people live in turmoil, I am the one who keeps its foundations firm. It is God alone who judges; he decides who will rise and who will fall. ~ Psalm 75:3, 7 NLT

July 24
·         No man is entitled to the blessings of freedom unless he be vigilant in its preservation. ~ Douglas MacArthur
·         Live in a manner befitting the cost of the very freedom you enjoy. ~ M.R. Dux

July 25
·         If I were dropped out of a plane into the ocean and told the nearest land was a 1000 miles away, I’d still swim. And I’d despise the one who gave up. ~ Abraham Maslow

July 26
·         Fire goes out without wood, and quarrels disappear when gossip stops. A quarrelsome person starts fights as easily as hot embers light charcoal or fire lights wood. ~ Proverbs 26:20-21 NLT

July 27
·         The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page. ~ St. Augustine

July 28
·         For the mountains may move and the hills disappear but even then my faithful love for you will remain. My covenant of blessing will never be broken. ~ Isaiah 54:10 NLT

July 29
·         The Lord is compassionate and merciful, slow to get angry and filled with unfailing love. He has removed our sins as far from us as the east is from the west. ~ Psalm 103:8, 12 NLT

July 30
·         God uses broken things. It takes broken soil to produce a crop, broken clouds to give rain, broken grain to give bread, and broken bread to give strength. ~ Vance Havner

July 31
·         He calmed the storm to a whisper and stilled the waves. What a blessing was that stillness as he brought them safely into harbor! ~ Psalm 107:29, 30 NLT