– Daily TAGline

Thought:

We will open the book.  Its pages are blank.  We are going to put words on them ourselves.  The book is called Opportunity and its first chapter is New Year’s Day. 

Challenge:

Be open to every opportunity to fill your book with faith, hope, and love this New Year. Let Christ always be your guide. Happy New Year… the TAGteam.

Reference:

We remember before our God and Father your work produced by faith, your labor prompted by love, and your endurance inspired by hope in our Lord Jesus Christ. 1 Thessalonians 1:3 (NABRE)
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Guidance – Daily TAGline

Thought:

Cherish your visions and your dreams, as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.

Challenge:

Put aside some time today to reflect on your visions and your dreams. Write them down and put them somewhere near at hand. Re-read them each week and make sure you thank Him for helping you work toward realizing them.

Reference:

This God is our God forwever and ever. He will guide us from now on. Psalm 48:14 (NABRE)

Gratitude – Daily TAGline

Thought:

If the only prayer you said in your whole life was, “thank you,” that would suffice.

Challenge:

Remember to start out all your prayers with a heartfelt “thank you” to God for all his many blessings. Do this often.

Reference:

Give thanks to the God of heaven. His love endures forever. Psalm 136:26 (NABRE)

Love – Daily TAGline

Thought:

Old love does not rust.

Challenge:

True love may grow old, but it does not have to grow cold. Make an effort to breathe some fresh air and joy into a relationship you may have taken for granted.

Reference:

Let love and faithfulness never leave you; bind them around your neck, write them on the tablet of your heart. Proverbs 3:3 (NABRE)

Joy – Daily TAGline

Thought:

He who has not Christmas in his heart will never find it under a tree.  – Roy L. Smith

Challenge:

He who has not Christmas in his heart will never find it under a tree.  – Roy L. Smith

Reference:

When the angels had left them and gone into heaven, the shepherds said to one another, “Let’s go to Bethlehem and see this thing that has happened, which the Lord has told us about.”

Luke 2:15 (NABRE)

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Love – Daily TAGline

Thought:

Advent Love Theme: The entire law is summed up in a single command, “Love your neighbor as yourself.”

Challenge:

Advent Love Theme: The entire law is summed up in a single command, “Love your neighbor as yourself.”

Reference:

Love does no harm to a neighbor. Therefore love is the fulfillment of the law.

Romans 13:10 (NABRE)

Love – Daily TAGline

Thought:

Advent Love Theme: To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.

Challenge:

Advent Love Theme: To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.

Reference:

Be devoted to one another in love. Honor one another above yourselves.

Romans 12:10 (NABRE)