Tag Archives: scripture

Back to School and On Our Knees

  Daily Truth:  “If God is for us, who can be against us?”  Romans 8:31 School buses in the neighborhood means that school is back in full swing.  Morning alarms are set for the new schedule.  New books to study, new friends to meet, new teachers to greet, and children with a variety of emotions. Some children look forward to the routine, meeting new friends,
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Light Means More than Spring Has Sprung

Daily Truth:  “And God saw the light, that is was good: and God divided the light from the darkness.”  Genesis 1:4 Just as we begin to enjoy the earlier sunrise of late winter-SMACK-Daylight Saving Time is upon us. Why do we enjoy beginning our day in the light rather than the dark?  For me it is the singing of the birds, the beauty of
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Sing, It Does a Heart Good

Daily Truth:  “They shall utter the memory of Your great goodness, And shall sing of Your righteousness.”  Psalm 145:7  NKJV Why is the musical The Sound of Music so popular?  It is a wonderful, true story about the singing Von Trapp family.  One of the most memorable lyrics in the score is, “the hills are alive, with the sound of music.”  The hills (God’s creation)
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Can You Hear Me Now?

Daily Truth:   “If anyone has an ear, let him hear.”  Revelation 13:9 NKJV How many times have you lost a connection on your cell phone?  It is frustrating to say the least. It is also frustrating when you speak to your children and they do not answer. Listening is a skill that needs to be taught.  In this world of changing technology and fast
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Elohim, Creator of All

Daily Truth:   “In the beginning Elohim created the heaven and the earth.”  Genesis 1:1  from the Names of God Bible   Did you know that there are many Hebrew names for God in the Old Testament? Each Hebrew name of God teaches us about a character quality of God.  Elohim (e-lo-HEEM) is found in the very first verse of the Bible.  Elohim means “Living God,
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Praying Scripture for Our Families

Daily Truth:   “The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man availeth much.” James 5:16 Praying Scripture for our families is the most powerful weapon we have against our arch enemy – the devil. (Ephesians 6:11-18) Praying Scripture for our families is the best gift a mother can give her children and her husband. (II Timothy 1:5) Praying Scripture for our families enables us to come boldly to
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Praying for the Salvation of Our Children

Daily Truth: “For with the heart man believeth unto righteousness; and with the mouth confession is made unto salvation..”  Romans 10:10   Praying for the salvation of our children should be the first promise that we claim in praying Scriptures for our children. In three of the four gospels, Christ uses the phrase, “Suffer the little children to come unto me and forbid them not for
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Praying Scripture for Your Children

Daily Truth:  “All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness”  II Timothy 3:16     Before Easter, I suggested we start praying scripture for our children. When I started this a few weeks ago, I started pondering reasons that I should be praying scripture for my children.  I came up with
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He is Risen! – Easter Story Cookies

Daily Truth:  “He is not here; He has risen, as He said [He would do]. Come, see the place where He lay.”  Matthew 28:6   He is risen! The cry of Easter is heard throughout the World. He is risen! That phrase separates Christianity from all other religions. My kids have been singing, “Christ the Lord is risen today”  all week. So, they don’t
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Praying for My Children

Daily Truth:  “For this child I prayed; and the Lord hath given me my petition which I asked of him.”  I Samuel 1:27   Praying for my children. Seems like such a simple task.  Yet, how often I have failed in this area.  Oh, I pray for my children. “Help them to have a good day.’ “Help them to obey in school and to be kind.”
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