Courage – Daily TAGline

Thought:

Difficulty is the excuse history never accepts.

Challenge:

The mountain always looks the most steep when you are standing at its base. Ask God for the strength and courage to confront your most difficult challenges head on, instead of wasting precious time and energy rationalizing your inaction.

Reference:

Therefore, I am content with weaknesses, insults, hardships, persecutions, and constraints, for the sake of Christ; for when I am weak, then I am strong. Selfless Concern for the Church.


2 Corinthians 12:10 (NABRE)

Priorities – Daily TAGline

Thought:

We face another hectic day with barely enough time to do the things we “think we MUST” do. Even worse, then we have excuses not to do the things we SHOULD do.

Challenge:

Make time to Think About God. Pray, read a passage from the Bible and meditate on what God is saying to you. Set aside those things that get in the way of time with Him.

Reference:

To whom God chose to make known the riches of the glory of this mystery among the Gentiles; it is Christ in you, the hope for glory.


Colossians 1:27 (NABRE)

Praise – Daily TAGline

Thought:

Belonging to Christ does not immediately eliminate our sins, but it does crucify them.

Challenge:

Reflect on Christ’s sacrifice, and understand He did not remove sins from your life, but He did free you from the destructive control they can have over your life. You are human, but what He offers you is divine. Accept His Gift and be eternally thankful.

Reference:

We know that our old self was crucified with him, so that our sinful body might be done away with, that we might no longer be in slavery to sin.


Romans 6:6 (NABRE)

Service – Daily TAGline

Thought:

The noblest service comes from unseen hands.

Challenge:

Feel the joy of doing good for God alone. Find an opportunity to serve another today without anyone else knowing. Enjoy knowing that you did good and the only one to get the credit will be God.

Reference:

Willingly serving the Lord and not human beings,


Ephesians 6:7 (NABRE)

Peace – Daily TAGline

Thought:

Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal. ~From a headstone in Ireland

Challenge:

Your memories of your loved ones past are what keep them alive here on earth. Take some quiet time this Memorial Day to pause and reflect on those loved ones who have already entered God’s house. Share those memories with others who knew them, and thank God for being blessed with the time you had to make those memories.

Reference:

From afar the LORD appears: With age-old love I have loved you; so I have kept my mercy toward you.


Jeremiah 31:3 (NABRE)

Attitude – Daily TAGline

Thought:

SPRING 5:5 An optimist is the human personification of spring.

Challenge:

Personify Spring today and everyday by looking at the good in other people, the bright side of every situation, and having the faith that God will provide you everything you need for a better tomorrow.

Reference:

As the smoke is dispersed, disperse them; as wax is melted by fire, so may the wicked perish before God.


Psalm 68:3 (NABRE)

Evangelism – Daily TAGline

Thought:

SPRING 4:5 – Every spring is the only spring – a perpetual astonishment.

Challenge:

Be astonished today at the blessing of God’s beautiful world. Be astonished by it every day. Share your astonishment with others to remind them that the beauty of Spring is God’s work.

Reference:

Love and truth will meet; justice and peace will kiss.


Psalm 85:11 (NABRE)

Faith – Daily TAGline

Thought:

SPRING 3:5 – The day the Lord created hope was probably the same day He created Spring.

Challenge:

Spring is a time of rebirth not only in celebrating Christ’s rebirth, but also in celebrating the trees, flowers, and grasses. Everything about Spring seems to point toward newness, toward rebirth, toward hope of what’s to come. Make it your rebirth by recommitting to your love of Christ. Let your faith blossom this Spring!

Reference:

Because of the hope reserved for you in heaven. Of this you have already heard through the word of truth, the gospel,


Colossians 1:5 (NABRE)

Prayer – Daily TAGline

Thought:

SPRING 2:5 – Science has never drummed up quite as effective a tranquilizing agent as a sunny spring day.

Challenge:

Chalk another one up for God! Enjoy the beauty and tranquility of God’s earth today. Give him a prayer of thanks for the beauty you see around you.

Reference:

God also said: See, I give you every seed-bearing plant on all the earth and every tree that has seed-bearing fruit on it to be your food;


Genesis 1:29 (NABRE)

Praise – Daily TAGline

Thought:

SPRING 1:5 – Spring makes its own statement, so loud and clear that the gardener seems to be only one of the instruments, not the composer.

Challenge:

Enjoy the beauties of Spring and remember to thank the composer for the blessing of its beauty.

Reference:

Better a little with fear of the LORD than a great fortune with anxiety.


Proverbs 15:16 (NABRE)