October 5 You are not forsaken. Deuteronomy 31:8 (Revised Edition) (NABRE) 8 “It is the Lord who goes before you; he will be with you and will never fail you or forsake you. So do not fear or be dismayed.” On a personal note, I am grateful for these words of encouragement. The Lord says… Continue reading You are not forsaken.
By Yvette van Niekerk October 4…it was filled with laughter.Psalm 126:2 (AMPC)2 “Then were our mouths filled with laughter and our tongues with singing. Then they said among the nations, and The Lord has done great things for them.”I don’t know many people who can show appreciation and thankfulness on receiving gifts. Some will just… Continue reading … it was filled with laughter
by Yvette van Niekerk October 2Find strength in the Lord. 1 Samuel 30:6 (NIVUK)6 “David was greatly distressed because the men were talking of stoning him; each one was bitter in spirit because of his sons and daughters. But David found strength in the Lord his God.King David faced death, and his men were angry… Continue reading Find strength in the Lord.
by Yvette van Niekerk October 1Wisdom bestows well-being. Proverbs 3:21-22 (NIVUK)21 “My son, do not let wisdom and understanding out of your sight, preserve sound judgment and discretion; 22 they will be life for you, an ornament to grace your neck.” Pearls of wisdom are in the Book of Proverbs, and as I read these… Continue reading Wisdom bestows well-being.
by Yvette van Niekerk September 30Be Kind! Galatians 6:10 (TLB)10 “That’s why whenever we can we should always be kind to everyone, and especially to our Christian brothers.” I am one of those people who carry my heart on my sleeve, and if someone hurts or offends me, I show it. When I am hurt,… Continue reading Be kind
by Yvette van Niekerk September 291st Part of all your income. Proverbs 3:9-10(TLB)9-10 “Honor the Lord by giving him the first part of all your income, and he will fill your barns with wheat and barley and overflow your wine vats with the finest wines.” Tithing is something I have been practising for a couple… Continue reading 1st Part of all your income.
by Yvette van Niekerk September 28 Persevere Hebrews 10:36(TLB)36 “You need to keep on patiently doing God’s will if you want him to do for you all that he has promised.” Is there something you are waiting patiently for from God? We all have some needs and desires that we are trusting God will fulfil.… Continue reading Persevere
by Yvette van Niekerk September 27 We are Transformed. Romans 12:2 (ASV)2 “And be not fashioned according to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is the good and acceptable and perfect will of God.”Looking at myself I am always working on changing my appearance,… Continue reading We are transformed.
by Yvette van Niekerk September 26 God merely laughs! Psalm 2:4 (TLB)4 “But God in heaven merely laughs! He is amused by all their puny plans.” Picture this God, the creator of heaven and earth sitting on His throne looking down on the planet laughing at our puny plans. God knows the plans He has… Continue reading
by Yvette van Niekerk September 25 You are marvellous! Psalm 139:14 (TLB)14 “Thank you for making me so wonderfully complex! It is amazing to think about. Your workmanship is marvellous—and how well I know it.” Isn’t it wonderful to realize that we have been made wonderfully complex! The Lord had made each one of us… Continue reading You are marvellous!