Fellowship – Daily TAGline

Thought:

A meaningful relationship is just like a raffle ticket at a country picnic: You must be present to win.

Challenge:

Take a few minutes today and plan a special time to get together with the ones you love the most. Once you are together, really make an effort to be present in this special moment so you can truly enjoy it.

Reference:

A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for a time of adversity. Proverbs 17:17 (NABRE)

Love – Daily TAGline

Thought:

If a relationship has to be secret, you shouldn’t be in it.

Challenge:

If you are humble and always true to yourself, it becomes much easier to be honest with others. There are no gray areas when it comes to your integrity and fidelity. Listen to your heart today and make the right choices.

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)

Attitude – Daily TAGline

Thought:

A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty. – Winston Churchill

Challenge:

Always look for opportunities to better yourself and help others. The more you exercise your opportunity muscles the easier it will be to overcome adversity.

Reference:

But may the righteous be glad and rejoice before God; may they be happy and joyful. Psalm 68:3 (NABRE)

Wisdom – Daily TAGline

Thought:

It takes a long time to become the person you want to be.

Challenge:

Practice being a kind, caring and giving person. Doing so will assure you become the person God was hoping you wanted to be. Focusing on these three things will shorten the time it takes you to get there.

Reference:

The Spirit of the LORD will come powerfully upon you, and you will prophesy with them; and you will be changed into a different person. 1 Samuel 10:6 (NABRE)

Service – Daily TAGline

Thought:

Do a little more each day than you think you possibly can.

Challenge:

Find time in your busy day to do something specific in service to God. It will likely be the most worthwhile accomplishment of your day.

Reference:

Those who have served well gain an excellent standing and great assurance in their faith in Christ Jesus. 1 Timothy 3:13 (NABRE)

Comfort – Daily TAGline

Thought:

You have to have darkenss .. For the dawn to come.

Challenge:

We all experience darkness in our life. Rest assured that with faith in God, He will bring you comfort and light. God is a prayer away.

Reference:

He will make your righteous reward shine like the dawn, your vindication like the noonday sun. Psalm 37:6 (NABRE)

Wisdom – Daily TAGline

Thought:

When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself.

Challenge:

Leave the judging to God. Let your Christian actions in service to God define who you are.

Reference:

For in the same way you judge others, you will be judged, and with the measure you use, it will be measured to you. Matthew 7:2 (NABRE)

Discipleship – Daily TAGline

Thought:

A thorough knowledge of the Bible is worth more than a college education.

Challenge:

Do you have a Masters in God? You only need to study one text book. Take a lesson today.

Reference:

… devote yourself to the public reading of Scripture, to preaching and to teaching. 1 Timothy 4:14 (NABRE)

Character – Daily TAGline

Thought:

Character may be manifested in the great moments, but it is made in the small ones.

Challenge:

How was your character yesterday? Take a minute to think of the little things you could have done better. Now go out with that newfound awareness and focus on the significance of the small moments that will define your character.

Reference:

Make a tree good and its fruit will be good, or make a tree bad and its fruit will be bad, for a tree is recognized by its fruit. Matthew 12:33 (NABRE)

Empathy – Daily TAGline

Thought:

Search others for their virtue and yourself for your vices; integrity is the essence of everything successful.

Challenge:

Live with integrity and humility, acknowledging your vices. Emulate the virtues you witness in those around you.

Reference:

Bear with each other and forgive one another if any of you has a grievance against someone. Forgive as the Lord forgave you. And over all these virtues put on love, which binds them all together in perfect unity. Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, since as members of one body you were called to peace. And be thankful. Colossians 3:13-15 (NABRE)