Guidance – Daily TAGline

Thought:

If there is a lack in your life it is because there is a lack in your thoughts.

Challenge:

If there is a lack in your life it is because there is a lack in your thoughts.

Reference:

Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable, if there is any excellence, if there is anything worthy of praise, think about these things.

Philipians 4:8 (NABRE)

Priorities – Daily TAGline

Thought:

On your deathbed you will never wish you spent more time at the office.

Challenge:

Hard work is an admirable quality but not at the expense of your family or your faith. Take a look at your schedule this week. Are your Faith and your Family top priorities? If not, re-allot your time consistent with your priorities.

Reference:

For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also. Luke 12:34 (NABRE)

Goals – Daily TAGline

Thought:

If you don’t know where you are going, how will you know when you get there?

Challenge:

Where are you going? Study His Word, and your ultimate destination and how to get there, will become clear. The time only God knows.

Reference:

Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light to my path. Psalm 119:105 (NABRE)

Determination – Daily TAGline

Thought:

The only limits on your life are those that you set yourself.

Challenge:

What limits have you set for yourself? God provided you with all the talents you need to achieve His plan for you. Thank Him by stretching beyond your self imposed limits. Become the person God intended for you to be.

Reference:

Having gifts that differ according to the grace given to us, let us use them: if prophecy, in proportion to our faith…. Romans 12:6 (NABRE)

Character – Daily TAGline

Thought:

Success on the outside means nothing unless you also have success within.

Challenge:

What does success within mean to you? Spend as much time working on your character as you do on your “worldly” success. Search your heart today for ways to strenghten your character.

Reference:

But the LORD said to Samuel, “Do not look on his appearance or on the height of his stature, because I have rejected him. For the LORD sees not as man sees: man looks on the outward appearance, but the LORD looks on the heart.” 1 Samuel 16:7 (NABRE)

Faith – Daily TAGline

Thought:

God is creation, life, love, hope, faith and grace. What more could you want?

Challenge:

The answer is there is nothing more because God gives you everything you need. If you believe this, pause for a moment to identify and reflect on specific examples of creation, life, love, hope, faith and grace you are blessed with each day. Remember to thank Him in your daily prayers.

Reference:

the faith and love that spring from the hope stored up for you in heaven and about which you have already heard in the true message of the gospel Colossians 1:5 (NABRE)

Attitude – Daily TAGline

Thought:

We don’t stop playing because we grow old. We grow old because we stop playing.

Challenge:

Stay young at heart and allow your heart to have a say in the things that matter most in your life. Nourish your heart everyday by finding time to include God in your life in a meaningful way. He will energize your playful spirit with faith and hope. Stay in the game.

Reference:

A joyful heart is good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones. Proverbs 17:22 (NABRE)

Discipleship – Daily TAGline

Thought:

Everyone is an artist at living – your work of art is your life.

Challenge:

Are you living the kind of life that others would see as beautiful art? God gave you all the tools you need to create beauty. Show him your thanks by living in His image.

Reference:

So God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him;
    male and female he created them. genesis 1:27 (NABRE)

Wisdom – Daily TAGline

Thought:

Truly enlightened people are prepared to put off short-term pleasure for the sake of long-term fulfillment.

Challenge:

What could be more fulfilling than eternal salvation? That answer is: Nothing. What are you doing today to prepare for your life everlasting? Make sure your daily priorities are in line with your real long-term goal.

Reference:

He will render to each one according to his works: to those who by patience in well-doing seek for glory and honor and immortality, he will give eternal life; but for those who are self-seeking and do not obey the truth, but obey unrighteousness, there will be wrath and fury. romans 2:6-8 (NABRE)

Character – Daily TAGline

Thought:

The same boiling water that softens potatoes hardens eggs. It’s all about what you’re made of – Not your circumstances.

Challenge:

Our true character often rises to the surface when we are confronted with stress and adversity. Reach out to God for patience, strength and determination when you find yourself in hot water today.

Reference:

Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect. Romans 12:2 (NABRE)