Deep Waters

Verse of the Day:  Isaiah 43:2           

When you go through deep waters, I will be with you. When you go through rivers of difficulty, you will not drown. When you walk through the fire of oppression, you will not be burned up; the flames will not consume you.

Faith in Action: Don’t let your faith fail you just because things get tough. God promises to be with you through all of life’s challenges. Trust in the Lord to make a way even when there seems to be no way.

No Other Way

Verse of the Day:  John 14:6 

Jesus answered, I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.      

Faith in Action: You cannot earn your place in heaven. The only way to the Father is though the Son. Salvation exists in no one else and in no other name. You must put your faith in Jesus and accept Him as your Lord and Savior.

Wise Decisions

Verse of the Day:  James 1:5

If any of you lacks wisdom, you should ask God, who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given to you.   

Faith in Action: Ask the Lord for guidance and wisdom to make good and right decisions. He promises that if you come to Him by faith asking for wisdom it will be given to you.

Strong and Courageous

Verse of the Day:  Joshua 1:9           

Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the LORD your God will be with you wherever you go.           

Faith in Action: Trust in God and in His power. He will give you the strength and courage to get through anything He calls you to do.

Overcome Your Unbelief

Verse of the Day: Mark 9:24  

Immediately the father of the child cried out and said, “I do believe; help me overcome my unbelief!”   

Faith in Action: When you feel doubt and fear creeping in ask God to strengthen your faith so that you can overcome any unbelief.

Take Refuge in the Lord

Verse of the Day:  Psalm 57:1           

Have mercy on me, my God, have mercy on me, for in you I take refuge. I will take refuge in the shadow of your wings until the disaster has passed.

Faith in Action: In times of distress, run to the Father and leave your troubles at His feet. Let His mercy cover you for there is no safer place to be than under the protection of the Lord your God.

Getting Through Dark Days

Verse of the Day:  Psalm 43:5           

Why, my soul, are you downcast?  Why so disturbed within me?  Put your hope in God, for I will yet praise him, my Savior and my God.         

Faith in Action: Through your darkest days and your deepest sorrow make the choice to lift your head toward God and give praise to your Savior. He is close to the brokenhearted and loves you more than you will ever know.

Keep Serving the Lord

Verse of the Day: Romans 12:11      

Never be lacking in zeal, but keep your spiritual fervor, serving the Lord.

Faith in Action: Keep serving the Lord, keep reading the Word of God, keep praying, keep singing, keep praising and worshiping, keep your soul on fire for God!

The Work of Our Hands

Verse of the Day:  Psalm 90:17         

May the favor of the Lord our God rest on us; establish the work of our hands for us — yes, establish the work of our hands.          

Faith in Action: No matter what your job is, pray that the Lord would help you to accomplish your goals. Ask Him to bless the work of your hands so that you may be fruitful and productive.

Lend a Helping Hand

Verse of the Day:  Proverbs 31:20    

She opens her arms to the poor and extends her hands to the needy.           

Faith in Action: Do what God puts in your heart to do and lend a helping hand to someone in need. Even small things done with love are important.