Here are some encouraging words and scriptures to lift your day.
Every situation is our opportunity to believe God.
“God [is] not a man, that he should lie; neither the son of man, that he should repent: hath he said, and shall he not do [it]? or hath he spoken, and shall he not make it good?” Numbers 23:19
Victory is determined by attitude; attitude is determined by believing; believing is determined by the Word.
“Now unto him that is able to do exceeding abundantly above all that we ask or think, according to the power that worketh in us,” Ephesians 3:20
Jesus Christ withstood the adversary with “It is Written.” That’s how we also withstand that same enemy.
“And Jesus answered and said unto him, Get thee behind me, Satan: for it is written, Thou shalt worship the Lord thy God, and him only shalt thou serve.” Luke 4:8
The world is filled with all kinds of glitter; it comes at you from a thousand different angles. We only come to you from one angle–the truth of the Word of God.
“Thy word have I hid in mine heart, that I might not sin against thee.” Psalms 119:11
You cannot lose anything worth having by believing the Word.
“For the word of God [is] quick, and powerful, and sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing even to the dividing asunder of soul and spirit, and of the joints and marrow, and [is] a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart.” Hebrews 4:12
Feed yourself the Word, and you’ll always have food. Feed yourself the world and you will always be hungry.
“Blessed [are] they which do hunger and thirst after righteousness: for they shall be filled.” Matthew 5:6
“Receive my instruction, and not silver; and knowledge rather than choice gold.” Proverbs 8:10
Kings declare war for it, wise men spend lifetimes searching for it, and fools look within themselves for it, but only God holds the key to the fountain of knowledge.
“The fear (respect with humility) of the LORD [is] the beginning of knowledge: [but] fools despise wisdom and instruction” Proverbs 1:7
“A fool hath no delight in understanding, but that his heart may discover itself.” Proverbs 18:2
God does not regard the greatness of the work we do, but the love and tenderness with which we do it.
“Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, and have not charity, I am become [as] sounding brass, or a tinkling cymbal.” 1 Corinthians 13:1
The greatness in life lies in giving.
“For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.” John 3:16
You’re totally responsible for what you do with what God has given you.
“But all these worketh that one and the selfsame Spirit, dividing to every man severally (individually) as he (the man) will.” 1 Corinthians 12:11
You will rise to the standard of the Word in your life, the moment you truly believe what it says.
“Nay, in all these things we are more than conquerors through him that loved us.” Romans 8:37
“Now thanks [be] unto God, which always causeth us to triumph in Christ, and maketh manifest the savour of his knowledge by us in every place.” 2 Corinthians 2:14