Monday, August 31, 2015

 For we are God's workmanship,
created in Christ Jesus to do goodworks,
which God prepared in advance for us to do.
Eph. 2:10

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Look to the Lord and His strength;
seek His face always.
Ps. 105:4

Saturday, August 29, 2015

As you do not know the path of the wind,
or how the body is formed in a mother's womb, 
so you cannot understand the work of God,
the Maker of all things. 
Ecc. 11:5

Friday, August 28, 2015

a couple of garden spiders 
having a morning chat 
over the back fence!

For as high as the heavens are above the earth,
so great is His love for those who fear Him.
Ps. 103:11

Monday, August 24, 2015

He does not treat us as our sins deserve
or repay us according to our iniquities...
as far as the east is from the west,
so far has He removed our transgressions from us.
Ps. 103:10&12

Sunday, August 23, 2015

For the Lord is good and His love endures forever;
His faithfulness continues through all generations.
Ps. 100:5

Friday, August 21, 2015

"I live in a high and holy place,
but also with him who is contrite 
and lowly in spirit, 
to revive the spirit of the lowly
and to revive the heart of the contrite."
Is. 57:15

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

"How can you believe if you 
accept praise from one another,
yet make no effort to obtain 
the praise that comes from
the only God?"
John 5:44

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

In His hand are the depths of the earth,
and the mountain peaks belong to Him.
The sea is His, for He made it,
and His hands formed the dry land. 
Ps. 95:4-5

Monday, August 17, 2015

Your attitude should be the same 
as that of Christ Jesus.
(Phil. 2:5)

Sunday, August 16, 2015

For God did not send His Son into the world
to condemn the world,
but to save the world through Him.
John 3:17

Saturday, August 15, 2015

In the council of the holy ones God is greatly feared;
He is more awesome than all who surround Him.

Friday, August 14, 2015

we have all received 
one blessing after another
John 1: 16

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

The heavens are Yours, 
and Yours also the earth;
You founded the world
and all that is in it.
Ps. 89:11

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

You, O Lord, are a compassionate
and gracious God,
slow to anger,
abouding in love 
and faithfulness.
Ps. 86:15

Monday, August 10, 2015

fair/festival season...

You are kind and forgiving, O Lord,
abounding in love to all who call to You.
Ps. 86:5

Sunday, August 09, 2015

For the Lord God is a sun and shield;
the Lord bestows favor and honor;
no good thing does He withhold
from those whose walk is blameless.
Ps. 84:11

Friday, August 07, 2015

The quiet words of the wise 
are more to be heeded 
than the shouts of a ruler of fools.
Ecc. 9:17

Wednesday, August 05, 2015

If a ruler's anger rises against you,
do not leave your post;
calmness can lay great errors to rest.
Ecc. 10:4

Tuesday, August 04, 2015

the landscape will never be the same...

So we fix our eyes not on what is seen,
but on what is unseen.
For what is seen is temporary, 
but what is unseen is eternal.
2 Cor. 4:18

Monday, August 03, 2015

playing with the moon!

Although a wicked man commits a hundred crimes
and still lives a long time, 
I know that it will go better with God-fearing men,
who are reverent before God.
Ecc. 8:12

Sunday, August 02, 2015

"This is the one I esteem:
he who is humble
and contrite in spirit,
and trembles at My word."
Is. 66:2

Saturday, August 01, 2015

When God gives any man wealth and possessions,
and enables him to enjoy them,
to accept his lot and be happy in his work-
this is a gift of God.
He seldom reflects on the days of his life,
because God keeps him occupied with 
gladness of heart.
Ecc. 5:19-20