Stewardship – Daily TAGline

Thought:

Do more than belong: participate. Do more than care: help. Do more than believe: practice. Do more than be fair: be kind. Do more than forgive: forget. Do more than dream: work.

Challenge:

Do more than belong: participate. Do more than care: help. Do more than believe: practice. Do more than be fair: be kind. Do more than forgive: forget. Do more than dream: work.

Reference:

What good is it, my brothers, if someone says he has faith but does not have works? Can that faith save him? If a brother or sister is poorly clothed and lacking in daily food, and one of you says to them, “Go in peace, be warmed and filled,” without giving them the things needed for the body, what good is that? So also faith by itself, if it does not have works, is dead.

James 2:14-17 (NABRE)

Morals – Daily TAGline

Thought:

Respect for ourselves guides our morals; respect for others guides our manners.

Challenge:

Respect for ourselves guides our morals; respect for others guides our manners.

Reference:

Show yourself in all respects to be a model of good works, and in your teaching show integrity, dignity.

Titus 2:7 (NABRE)

Faith – Daily TAGline

Thought:

New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings.

Challenge:

New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings.

Reference:

Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths.

Proverbs 3:5-6 (NABRE)

Evangelism – Daily TAGline

Thought:

You’ll never catch large fish if you cast your nets along the banks.

Challenge:

You’ll never catch large fish if you cast your nets along the banks.

Reference:

When He had finished speaking, He said to Simon, “Put out into the deep water and let down your nets for a catch.” Simon answered and said, “Master, we worked hard all night and caught nothing, but I will do as You say and let down the nets.” When they had done this, they enclosed a great quantity of fish, and their nets began to break.

Luke 5:4-6 (NABRE)

Character – Daily TAGline

Thought:

Are your thoughts trying to bring you closer to God, or trying to justify your actions and lifestyle?

Challenge:

Are your thoughts trying to bring you closer to God, or trying to justify your actions and lifestyle?

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.

Philippians 4:8 (NABRE)

Discipleship – Daily TAGline

Thought:

You can preach a better sermon with your life than with your lips.

Challenge:

You can preach a better sermon with your life than with your lips.

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. What you have learned and received and heard and seen in me–practice these things, and the God of peace will be with you.

Philippians 4:8-9 (NABRE)

Change – Daily TAGline

Thought:

At the end of each day, you should play back the tapes of your performance. The results should either applaud you or prod you.”

Challenge:

At the end of each day, you should play back the tapes of your performance. The results should either applaud you or prod you.”

Reference:

For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God….

Romans 3:23 (NABRE)

Kindness – Daily TAGline

Thought:

To strengthen the muscles of your heart, the best exercise is lifting someone else’s spirit whenever you can.

Challenge:

To strengthen the muscles of your heart, the best exercise is lifting someone else’s spirit whenever you can.

Reference:

Let each of us please his neighbor for his good, to build him up.

Romans 15:2 (NABRE)

Prayer – Daily TAGline

Thought:

Are your prayers trying to bring you closer to God, or are you trying to convince God to accept your plan?

Challenge:

Are your prayers trying to bring you closer to God, or are you trying to convince God to accept your plan?

Reference:

And when you pray, do not heap up empty phrases as the Gentiles do, for they think that they will be heard for their many words. Do not be like them, for your Father knows what you need before you ask him. Pray then like this: “Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name.

Matthew 6:7-9 (NABRE)