Discipleship – Daily TAGline

Thought:

Pure olive oil is pure because it has no contaminants, no trace of something else. God asks us to remove any trace of ungodliness in our lives. How much is a trace? A hint, a thought, a glance, a fleeting look?

Challenge:

Pure olive oil is pure because it has no contaminants, no trace of something else. God asks us to remove any trace of ungodliness in our lives. How much is a trace? A hint, a thought, a glance, a fleeting look?

Reference:

But among you there must not be even a hint of sexual immorality, or of any kind of impurity, or of greed, because these are improper for God’s holy people.

Ephesians 5:3 (NABRE)

Charity – Daily TAGline

Thought:

The true meaning of any individual is how he treats a person who can do him absolutely no good.

Challenge:

The true meaning of any individual is how he treats a person who can do him absolutely no good.

Reference:

So in everything, do to others what you would have them do to you, for this sums up the Law and the Prophets.

Matthew 7:12 (NABRE)

Attitude – Daily TAGline

Thought:

You should never let adversity get you down-except on your knees. God does not promise us a trouble-free life, but he does promise comfort in times of trouble.

Challenge:

You should never let adversity get you down-except on your knees. God does not promise us a trouble-free life, but he does promise comfort in times of trouble.

Reference:

Is anyone of you in trouble? He should pray.

James 5:13 (NABRE)

Worship – Daily TAGline

Thought:

No one ever really finds out what they believe until they begin to instruct children. It is said that the teacher can learn more than the pupil. This is truly the case when teaching God’s word.

Challenge:

No one ever really finds out what they believe until they begin to instruct children. It is said that the teacher can learn more than the pupil. This is truly the case when teaching God’s word.

Reference:

Parents, do not exasperate your children; instead, bring them up in the training and instruction of the Lord.

Ephesians 6:4 (NABRE)

Service – Daily TAGline

Thought:

There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.

Challenge:

Exercise your heart today. Pick someone up with a kind word or gesture. You will both feel better as a result of your action.

Reference:

The disciples, each according to his ability, decided to provide help for the brothers living in Judea. Acts 11:29 (NABRE)