Then He said to them, “Follow Me, and I will make you fishers of men” (Matthew 4:19 NKJV). We are called to FOLLOW, and watch as HE MAKES US into fishers of men.
Then Judah said, “The strength of the laborers is failing, and there is so much rubbish that we are not able to build the wall” (Nehemiah 4:10 NKJV). That second wind comes when we keep praying, keep fighting, and keep looking unto Jesus.
Then she called the name of the LORD who spoke to her, You-Are-the-God-Who-Sees; for she said, “Have I also here seen Him who sees me?” (Genesis 16:13) No matter where you are, or what you’re going through, God sees you.
Let my prayer be set before You as incense, the lifting up of my hands as the evening sacrifice (Psalm 141:2). Start the new year with prayer.
In the New Year we can either use our time for Christ, or fritter it away.
But as many as received Him, to them He gave the right to become children of God, to those who believe in His name (John 1:12 NKJV). Salvation is a free gift to all who believe and receive.
He came to His own… (John 1:11). The baby of Christmas was and is God, who took the initiative and came to us, because we are His and He wants a relationship with us.
Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil walks about like a roaring lion, seeking whom he may devour (1 Peter 5:8 NKJV). Satan wants our attention to be on what we get out of the relationship, rather than on serving in the relationship.
So Jesus answered and said, “Were there not ten cleansed? But
where are the nine?” (Luke 17:17 NKJV). Some thanksgiving thoughts
Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil walks about like a roaring lion, seeking whom he may devour (1 Peter 5:8 NKJV). Satan wants to use things in our past to defeat us, but we need not be defeated by our past, if we are in Christ.