October 8 You are my shelter. Psalm 73:28 (NKJV)28 “But it is good for me to draw near to God; I have put my trust in the Lord God, that I may declare all Your works.”Picture this: you phone your mom, and she is crying on the other side of the line. The feeling of… Continue reading You are my shelter.
October 7 “You don’t have to fight this battle.” 2 Chronicles 20:1 (NKJV)17 “You will not need” to fight in this battle. Position yourselves, stand still and see the salvation of the Lord, who is with you, O Judah and Jerusalem! “Do not fear or be dismayed; tomorrow go out against them, for the Lord… Continue reading “You don’t have to fight this battle.”
October 6 Stand-up to him, face-to-face. Exodus 8: 20(NKJV) The Fourth Plague: Flies 20 “And the Lord said to Moses, “Rise early in the morning and stand before Pharaoh as he comes out to the water. Then say to him, “Thus says the Lord: “Let My people go, that they may serve Me.” There comes… Continue reading Stand-up to him, face-to-face.
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 NiekerkOctober 3 The Lord answered. 1 Samuel 30:8 (AMPC)8 “And David inquired of the Lord, saying, Shall I pursue this troop? Shall I overtake them? The Lord answered him, Pursue, for you shall surely overtake them and without fail to recover all.” Picture this while you are down on your knees and… Continue reading The Lord answered.
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.