Discipleship – Daily TAGline

Thought:

You may be only one person in the world, but you may also be the world to one person.

Challenge:

You may be only one person in the world, but you may also be the world to one person.

Reference:

But a Samaritan, as he traveled, came where the man was; and when he saw him, he took pity on him. He went to him and bandaged his wounds, pouring on oil and wine. Then he put the man on his own donkey, took him to an inn and took care of him.

Luke 10:33-34 (NABRE)

Prayer – Daily TAGline

Thought:

The greatest tragedy of life is not unanswered prayer, but unoffered prayer.

Challenge:

The greatest tragedy of life is not unanswered prayer, but unoffered prayer.

Reference:

I thank and praise you, O God of my fathers: You have given me wisdom and power, you have made known to me what we asked of you, you have made known to us the dream of the king.”

Daniel 2:23 (NABRE)

Faith – Daily TAGline

Thought:

Thank God for what you have. . . Trust God for what you need.

Challenge:

Thank God for what you have. . . Trust God for what you need.

Reference:

Consider the ravens: They do not sow or reap, they have no storeroom or barn; yet God feeds them. And how much more valuable you are than birds!

Luke 12:24 (NABRE)

Evangelism – Daily TAGline

Thought:

There are two ways to spread light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.

Challenge:

There are two ways to spread light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.

Reference:

You are the light of the world. A town built on a hill cannot be hidden. Neither do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl. Instead they put it on its stand, and it gives light to everyone in the house. In the same way, let your light shine before others, that they may see your good deeds and glorify your Father in heaven.

Matthew 5:14-16 (NABRE)

Discipleship – Daily TAGline

Thought:

I used to ask God to help me. Then I asked if I might help Him. I ended up by asking him to do his work through me.

Challenge:

I used to ask God to help me. Then I asked if I might help Him. I ended up by asking him to do his work through me.

Reference:

I became a servant of this gospel by the gift of God’s grace given me through the working of his power.

Ephesians 3:7 (NABRE)

Prayer – Daily TAGline

Thought:

If a church wants a better pastor, it only needs to pray for the one it has.

Challenge:

If a church wants a better pastor, it only needs to pray for the one it has.

Reference:

It was he who gave some to be apostles, some to be prophets, some to be evangelists, and some to be pastors and teachers, 12to prepare God’s people for works of service, so that the body of Christ may be built up

Ephesians 4:11-12 (NABRE)

Character – Daily TAGline

Thought:

When God develops character, he works on it throughout a lifetime. He is never in a hurry.

Challenge:

When God develops character, he works on it throughout a lifetime. He is never in a hurry.

Reference:

The commandment is a lamp, and the teaching is light; and reproofs for discipline are the way of life.

Proverbs 6:23 (NABRE)