Gratitude – Daily TAGline

Thought:

The happiest people don’t have the best of everything; they just make the best of everything.  Live simply. Love generously. Care deeply. Speak kindly. Leave the rest to God.

Challenge:

The happiest people don’t have the best of everything; they just make the best of everything.  Live simply. Love generously. Care deeply. Speak kindly. Leave the rest to God.

Reference:

For what is our hope, our joy, or the crown in which we will glory in the presence of our Lord Jesus when he comes? Is it not you? Indeed, you are our glory and joy.

1 Thessalonians 2:19-20 (NABRE)

Praise – Daily TAGline

Thought:

Take life for gratitude, not for granted.

Challenge:

Take life for gratitude, not for granted.

Reference:

When you have eaten and are satisfied, praise the LORD your God for the good land he has given you. Be careful that you do not forget the LORD your God, failing to observe his commands, his laws and his decrees that I am giving you this day.

Deuteronomy 8:10-11 (NABRE)

Priorities – Daily TAGline

Thought:

If you are like most people, you may have asked yourself, “If I knew my life would end in a week, would I change my priorities?” The answer is usually Yes.

Challenge:

If you are like most people, you may have asked yourself, “If I knew my life would end in a week, would I change my priorities?” The answer is usually Yes.

Reference:

But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.

Matthew 6:33 (NABRE)

Determination – Daily TAGline

Thought:

Obstacles don’t have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don’t turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.

Challenge:

Obstacles don’t have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don’t turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.

Reference:

I will lead the blind on roads they have never known; I will guide them on paths they have never traveled. Their road is dark and rough, but I will give light to keep them from stumbling. This is my solemn promise.

Isaiah 42:16 (NABRE)

Compassion – Daily TAGline

Thought:

Beginning today, treat everyone you meet as if they were going to die tonight. Extend to them all the care, kindness and understanding you can muster, and do so with no thought of any reward. Your life will never be the same again.

Challenge:

Beginning today, treat everyone you meet as if they were going to die tonight. Extend to them all the care, kindness and understanding you can muster, and do so with no thought of any reward. Your life will never be the same again.

Reference:

We were therefore buried with him through baptism into death in order that, just as Christ was raised from the dead through the glory of the Father, we too may live a new life.

Romans 6:4 (NABRE)

Wisdom – Daily TAGline

Thought:

Life is like a ten-speed bike. Most of us have gears we never use.

Challenge:

Life is like a ten-speed bike. Most of us have gears we never use.

Reference:

Whoever serves me must follow me; and where I am, my servant also will be. My Father will honor the one who serves me.

John 12:26 (NABRE)

Compassion – Daily TAGline

Thought:

Seek the wisdom of the ages, but look at the world through the eyes of a child.

Challenge:

Seek the wisdom of the ages, but look at the world through the eyes of a child.

Reference:

At that time Jesus said, “I praise you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you have hidden these things from the wise and learned, and revealed them to little children.

Matthew 11:25 (NABRE)