Food for Thought

“When I stop to pray., I realize God is already 10 steps ahead of me, waiting for me to catch up.”  –Elgin Johnson

“Being positive won’t guarantee you’ll succeed, But being negative will guarantee you won’t.”  –Jon Gordon

Then shall ye call upon me, and ye shall go and pray unto me, and I will hearken unto you. And ye shall seek me, and find me, when ye shall search for me with all your heart.  And I will be found of you, saith the Lord: . . . .    –Jeremiah 29:12-14

I am Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the ending, saith the Lord, which is, and which was, and which is to come, the Almighty.       –Revelation 1:8








“Even when we can’t understand God’s ways, we can trust his heart. And that trust—the surety of his unfailing love—brings us peace, rest, contentment.”              -Elizabeth Laing Thompson

Wherefore, my beloved brethren, let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath: for the wrath of man worketh not the righteousness of God.   – James 1:19-20

The power of words can shape thought and determine behavior. Words make a difference. The choice is ours, but our words will always influence our thoughts. Be careful what you say, Jesus said that ALL our words matter.

Wishing you a joyous Christmas as we celebrate the birth of our Savior, JESUS CHRIST!

For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor, The mighty God, The everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace.                                                                                                                                 –Isaiah 9:6

November 29, 2019

“As we express our gratitude we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words but to live by them.”  – John F. Kennedy (Thanksgiving Day Proclamation, 1963)

“Let us remember that as much has been given us, much will be expected from us; and that true homage comes from the heart as well as from the lips and shows itself in deeds.”                         –-Theodore Roosevelt (Thanksgiving Day Proclamation, 1901)




Finally, brethren, whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are honest, whatsoever things are just, whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are lovely, whatsoever things are of good report; if there be any virtue, and if there be any praise, think on these things.      — Philippians 4:8