Monthly Archives: March 2014

DayLight 3.21.14

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GodisloveDayLight Scripture – The goal of instruction is love from a pure heart, a good conscience, and a sincere faith.

1 Timothy 1:5

DayLight Prayer – Lord, I wonder if asked what the goal of instruction is, if I would answer like Paul would have. Forgive me when I forget the goal of instruction, preaching, teaching, learning, and being in the Kingdom of God…is love.  Amen. 

DayLight 3.20.14

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ListenDayLight Scripture – I heard the voice of the Lord saying, Whom shall I send, and who will go for us? Then said I, Here am I; send me.

Isaiah 6:8

DayLight Prayer – Lord, I admit that I am somewhat hard of hearing when it come to discerning your call to go. So help my ears, and help my spirit to be excited to go where you send me. Amen. 

DayLight 3.19.14

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CastawayDayLight Scripture – But I keep my body, and bring it into subjection: lest that by any means, when I have preached to others, I myself should be a castaway!

1 Corinthians 9:27

DayLight Prayer – Lord, forgive me when I preach it, but don’t live it. Cast me not away. Amen. 

DayLight 3.17.14

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go-green-4DayLight Scripture – Dear friends, let’s love each other, because love is from God, and everyone who loves is born from God and knows God.

1 John 4:7

DayLight Prayer – Lord, I know that when we are loving one another, that is when we are living like your boy Jesus. I know that makes you proud of us. Help me today to love like Jesus. Amen. 

DayLight 3.16.14

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RescueDayLight Scripture – God didn’t send his Son into the world to judge the world, but that the world might be rescued through him.

John 3:17

DayLight Prayer – Father, I pray today for anybody who does not know that God has sent us a rescue, a way home, a secure future, a kingdom, Jesus. I pray for them. Amen.

DayLight 3.15.14

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obeyDayLight Scripture – I commanded your ancestors when I bought them out of the land of Egypt, that iron crucible, saying, Obey me and observe all that I instruct you. Then you will be my people and I, even I, will be your God.

Jeremiah 11:4

DayLight Prayer – Father, our obedience is difficult. We have trouble feeding the hungry, because we want to feed ourselves first and best. Help me today to resist placing others last, help me to take on your way and think of others first. Amen. 

DayLight 3.14.14

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Space-Universe-341DayLight Scripture – By faith we understand that the universe has been created by a word from God so that the visible came into existence from the invisible.

Hebrews 11:3

DayLight Prayer – Lord, My prayer today is for those who are engaged in scientific research. They are the ones you have gifted to see beyond where most of us can see. Thank  you for them because without their lives we would not have light bulbs, treatments for cancer, or plastic! Thank you for this. your word-created world. Help us everyday to better understand it, cherish it and take care of it. Amen. 

DayLight 3.13.14

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kitten-best-friendsDayLight Scripture – “I tell you, my friends, don’t be terrified by those who can kill the body but after that can do nothing more.  I’ll show you whom you should fear: fear the one who, after you have been killed, has the authority to throw you into hell. Indeed, I tell you, that’s the one you should fear.

Luke 12: 4-5

DayLight Prayer – Lord, Today I pray for all those who have suffered losses. I pray that you carry them within your gentle grace. May they be counted among the ones who are blessed in the midst of their grief because they can see you. Amen.

DayLight 3.12.14

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be-the-churchDayLight Scripture -Persia’s King Cyrus says: The Lord, the God of heaven, has given me all the kingdoms of the earth. He has commanded me to build him a house at Jerusalem in Judah.

Ezra 1:2

DayLight Prayer – Lord, Today I pray for your Church. Let us who are your people be assured that your Church will never die, though it may change in form, tradition, or size. In Jesus we live and have our being. I am blessed to know that in you, I am and the Church is eternal. Amen.

DayLight 3.11.14

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JoyDayLight Scripture – A joyful heart brightens one’s face, but a troubled heart breaks the spirit.

Proverbs 15:13

DayLight Prayer – Gracious Lord, Today I pray for people whose hearts are troubled. I know many of them, and many I do not.  Send your joyful Spirit to minster to the joyless and open their minds to possibility, wonder, and hope.  Amen.