Daily Inspiration

Creative Creatures

Called to Serve

He heals the brokenhearted and bandages their wounds. He counts the stars and calls them all by name. How great is our Lord! His power is absolute! – Psalm 147:3-5 (NLT) It’s been nearly two centuries since Florence Nightingale was born in Florence, Italy, to affluent...

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Creative Creatures

Recovering from Pain

This covenant will not be like the one I made with their ancestors when I took them by the hand and brought them out of the land of Egypt. They broke that covenant, though I loved them as a husband loves his wife,” says the...

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I Don’t Change - God

Facing the Future

I have told you these things while I am still with you. But the Holy Spirit will come and help you, because the Father will send the Spirit to take my place. – John 14:25-26 (CEV) Fortune-tellers, mediums, palm readers and the like are quite popular...

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I Don’t Change - God

Keeping Your Promises

God cannot tell lies! And so his promises and vows are two things that can never be changed. We have run to God for safety. Now his promises should greatly encourage us to take hold of the hope that is right in front of us. –...

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I Don’t Change - God

Dealing with Storms

By his power the sea grew calm. By his skill he crushed the great sea monster. His Spirit made the heavens beautiful, and his power pierced the gliding serpent. These are just the beginning of all that he does, merely a whisper of his power....

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I Don’t Change - God

Standing the Test of Time

Our Lord, you are eternal! Your word will last as long as the heavens. You remain faithful in every generation, and the earth you created will keep standing firm. All things are your servants, and the laws you made are still in effect today. –...

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I Don’t Change - God

Overcoming Betrayal

It is not an enemy who taunts me—I could bear that. It is not my foes who so arrogantly insult me—I could have hidden from them. Instead, it is you—my equal, my companion and close friend. – Psalm 55:12-13 (NLT) Many of you know the sting...

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Thanks for Your Ancestors

Taking Hold of the Eternal

Always be joyful and never stop praying. Whatever happens, keep thanking God because of Jesus Christ. This is what God wants you to do. – 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 (CEV) The turkey and dressing have been reduced to leftovers—and if you went to Grandma’s house for Thanksgiving,...

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Thanks for Your Ancestors

Working for Value

But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us. —Romans 5:8 (NIV) It’s Black Friday. You may have been awake since before dawn, ready to head out with family and friends to “shop till you drop.”...

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