Monthly Archives: December 2011

Word 4 Today December 31, 2011

FAITH LETS JOY SHINE THROUGH. On this doorstep of another year, we may have no idea what it will hold, but we have faith and assurance that God does.  That gives us the confidence to live each day with hope … Continue reading

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Word 4 Today December 30, 2011

WHAT IN THE WORLD IS OPTIMISM? I am not a pessimist, but an optimist.  In the truest sense of the word optimism, in order to make sense and bring hope, we must be realistic; otherwise, it is nothing more than … Continue reading

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Word 4 Today December 29, 2011

REMEMBER YOUR STANDARD. If you’ve truly forgiven, the next time you see the other person, you will notice a change in your attitude.  Does this mean that you have to be best friends?  Why of course not.  But by asking … Continue reading

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Word 4 Today December 28, 2011

BENEFITS OF FORGIVENESS Unforgiveness is like an acid that eats away at your spirit.  You can’t see it.  Maybe it’s not clearly evident every day, but it will eventually seep its way into your relationships, your work or school, and all … Continue reading

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Word 4 Today December 27, 2011

LEARNING TO LET GO Forgiving isn’t easy.  If you’ve ever doubted that, slap somebody on the face and see how “forgiving” he or she is.  The point is, because of our sinful nature, we seek revenge.  We want payback—no matter … Continue reading

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Word 4 Today December 26, 2011

GOD’S GREAT PROMISES A research group at Johns Hopkins reported that the three things people forget most often are names, where they put something, and telephone numbers.  Thirty-eight percent of us forget whether we’ve just done something! Sometimes we also … Continue reading

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Word 4 Today December 25, 2011

RELIGIOUS THINKING! “For I say to you, that unless your righteousness exceeds the righteousness of the scribes and Pharisees, you will by no means enter the kingdom of heaven.”  (Matt. 5:20) Isn’t it interesting how God offers His love freely … Continue reading

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