Unthinkably good things can happen when we believe! Even during the major floods of life, we can eventually find our way home to a safe place. Listen to these uplifting messages and find your way to the Ark...and let it carry you to higher, dryer ground!
Lessons from Football
games (and other fun stuff) with people you love creates happy pathways in your
brain. In this often sad-looking world, we really need all the JOY we can find.
God wants us to feel joyful!
as in football, you play hard and make some really GREAT plays! Let yourself
feel good about those!
--OK, so you
will make some mistakes; learn from those and then start playing again. If you get knocked down, get up again and keep on playing.
the ball…not away from it! Grab that ball and hang onto it.
having the ball means that some other people are going to chase you and try to
get it away from you; however, it’s well worth the struggle. : )
--Life is a
TEAM SPORT. See and value the good-heartedness in your teammates, in your family
members…and in yourself.
words of LIFE to yourself and to your team members. We are RESILIENT. We are STRONG and getting stronger. We are BETTER TOGETHER. THIS IS THE GOOD
--As Jimmy G
(San Francisco 49ers QB) tells his teammates: “Let disappointment fuel you.” Do your best. AND THEN, YOU WIN!
Unthinkably GOOD things can happen, even late in the game. So—keep looking
for that ball!
Every day while living on this earth I make a CHOICE. I feel most joyful when I choose to believe in God our Creator and in His good promises, as revealed to us in the Bible. I choose right now to believe His beautiful promises for me and for all my dearly beloved family members. A Prayer: Dear Lord Jesus, I confess my faith in You today. Please forgive my sins and please help me today to choose my thoughts wisely. Help me take those actions You will show me to do, in faith. God’s Promises are setting us free now. Believe them! The following verses are from the New International Version (NIV): He Himself is our Peace. [Ephesians 2:14] We know that in all things, God works for the good of those who love Him. [Romans 8:28] Do not fear, for I have redeemed you. I have summoned you by name; you are Mine. When you pass through the waters, I will be with you, and when you pass through the rivers, they will not sweep over you. [Isaiah 43:1-2] Even though I walk through
Joseph’s faith became a kind of Ark , a place of safety for his family, when a seven-year famine hit Egypt and the surrounding areas. Joseph’s faith in God never changed despite the many difficulties he went through, difficulties which might have caused a less courageous, less determined person to fall away from God. But Joseph’s firm faith paid off when God finally placed him in the high position of “prime minister” over Egypt . In this role, the faith-filled Joseph was able to ensure the survival of the Egyptian people and also preserve the lives of his own father and brothers and their families. I’ve learned many life-changing lessons from Joseph’s faith. FIRST : When God gives you a dream, hold onto it! D on’t let anyone talk you out of the blessings God has planned for you. Even if it takes a long time, know that God’s timing is perfect, and you will receive every good thing God promised you. Joseph was only 17 when his brothers sold him into slavery. He was carted off
Dear Child, this earthly life is just a dream, like a reflection on the water. The enemy is trying to tell you that this current trouble you’re going through will last forever. It won’t. Right now is just the dress rehearsal. You are being prepared for Opening Night--the Real Thing! I know these past few months have been hard. Very hard. I hurt when you hurt. But, an end to this is coming. After this will come the start of something new and truly wonderful. See, I am doing a new thing! Isaiah 43:19 Just last longer! I love you.