Thankful 2Day Gallery of Past Words

Daily Encouragements

November 21, 2017

November 21, 2017

I am remembering my healings, miracles and powerful wonders God has done in my life.  I'm broadcastings his faithfulness today!

November 20, 2017

November 20, 2017

What a beautiful blessing from our Heavenly Father to start our day! Numbers 6:24-25

November 18, 2017

November 18, 2017

Good Morning Saturday, What new discovery of God did you experience this past week?  Was it the rising of the sun to remind you it’s a new day?  Perhaps it was a friend God placed along your path with an encouraging word or maybe a worship song that stayed on repeat...

November 17, 2017

November 17, 2017

Hallelujah! Thank God! And why? Because he’s good, because his love lasts, Psalms 106:1. We end our week declaring why we thank God. I challenge you to thank God every hour today. Do you realize you set yourself up for perfect peace when your mind remains on him? I’m...

November 16, 2017

November 16, 2017

Examine mine inside Father and the outside of my life. Cleanse anything that does not resemble you. When I pour into people’s lives today may it taste just like you!

November 15, 2017

November 15, 2017

Father I could not wait to tell you this morning that, I love you, Father, because you heard my plea for mercy, and listened to me. As long as I live, I will call to you when I need help. Psalms 116:1-2 I am thankful for a listening Father.

November 14, 2017

November 14, 2017

Place yourself empathically in another person shoes today.  Can you see yourself comforting someone who just experienced a loss?  Can you picture yourself caring for your children as a single parent?  Can you see yourself as a homeless person living underneath a...

November 13, 2017

November 13, 2017

I have initiated my morning with praise and thanksgiving.  The joy of being a follower of Jesus is that I no longer allow my day to dictate my praise. Psalms 95:1Come, let’s shout praises to God, raise the roof for the Rock who saved us! Let’s march into his presence...

November 11, 2017

November 11, 2017

When I learn to trust God completely with my spirit, soul, and mind, my perspective changes.  When I have a satisfying day there is rejoicing in the air.  And when the crummy days happen I censor my thoughts to make sure they line up with Gods thoughts.  I don’t take...

Daily Encouraging Word

Daily Encouraging Word

“You’re blessed when you’re content with just who you are—no more, no less. That’s the moment you find yourselves proud owners of everything that can’t be bought.  I am content.  I am Thankful.

Daily Encouraging Word

Daily Encouraging Word

Father, we pray for the hearts of parents to look after their children to care for them the way you care for us. Father, we pray for the children hearts to look up to their parents for guidance, wisdom, and love.  We pray for this awakening to begin right now in our...

Daily Encouraging Word

Daily Encouraging Word

Have you ever received an unexpected gift from someone?  The gift arrived just when you needed it and your heart was filled with joy.  Do you remember calling some friends and telling them about the gift? We have a heavenly Father who cares about everything we need in...

November 7, 2017

November 7, 2017

No worries is an expression seen in English meaning "do not worry about that".  When you hear His voice saying “No Worries”.  He is reminding that his hand surrounds our front and back, so no worries!  This is a great time to say thank you God for your hand of...

Teachings

Thanksgiving!

Thanksgiving!

“Enter into His gates with thanksgiving, And into His courts with praise.  Be thankful to Him, and bless His name.” Ps. 100:4 Invitations Provide Opportunity Once while in Kenya I was invited to speak to a group of pastors.  This was a particularly busy trip for I was...

Thankfulness as A Weapon

Thankfulness as A Weapon

“…and the joy of the people of Jerusalem could be heard far away.” Neh. 12:40b As the foundations were laid and the walls built in Jerusalem the people gave thanks.  Those that lived through the exile wept, and the others that saw this new day sang joyously as this...

I Will Not Be Quiet

I Will Not Be Quiet

The next couple of months I am going to dedicate this post to teachings on thanksgiving.  As you know one year ago the Lord spoke to my wife and challenged her to live every day with a thankful heart.  He had also spoken to me directly about a season of thanksgiving...

What Kind of Lover Are You?

What Kind of Lover Are You?

We love to be loved!  Wouldn’t you agree?  If there is something written, spoken or sung about being loved it gets our attention like few other things.  Quite possibly the greatest love of all our loves is when we are told how much God loves us.  This is clearly...

May the Force Be With You

May the Force Be With You

Momentum is defined as the impetus and driving force gained by the development of a process or course of events.  The word originates from the Latin word movimentum and just means to move. The Force is in the Promise When Jesus left the disciples in Acts 1 they were a...

Run for Your Life

Run for Your Life

The story of King David parallels our lives in so many ways.  As a young man, the prophet shows up at his door step to announce that God wanted to make him the king.  Can you for one moment even fathom what that may have felt like?  He was a nobody, no fame to claim...

Your Dreams are Fueling the Future

Your Dreams are Fueling the Future

I have had the privilege of talking to a lot of people over many years about what they love to do, what they feel gifted to do.  What they are passionate to do.  Let me be clear, what someone may feel passionate about may not be what they are actually doing.  In fact,...

Peace, the Ring and the Humble Ones

Peace, the Ring and the Humble Ones

I’ve had a burning in my heart all week for this post.  Thankfulness is always the goal, but it will come from a different angle this week. The writer of the book and now famous movie “Lord of the Rings” tells this story with a prophetic insight to much of what is...

The Reason to Stop Asking “Why?”

The Reason to Stop Asking “Why?”

I am a big fan of that old show "The Wonder Years"  It's about life in the late 1960's and 1970's.  That was my era, my time.   I was the first black kid in the suburban neighborhood where I grew up, and that in itself brought about some challenges, but my life...

How Far Can You Go?

How Far Can You Go?

Do you remember the original opening to the Twilight Zone?  "There is a 5th dimension.  Beyond that which is known to man.  It's a dimension as vast as space and as timeless as infinity.  It is the middle ground between light and shadow, between science and...

Your Destiny Is Back In the Future

Your Destiny Is Back In the Future

Do you remember the movie Back to the Future?  It's a story about a teenage boy and a doctor who invents a time machine.  It seemed like a harmless adventure so the Doc could study history.  The problem was once they went into the past they kept screwing up the...

You Were Prepared for this Moment

You Were Prepared for this Moment

I was reading a study today that said teenage drug overdose deaths went up 19% last year.  In one year, that's a lot of young people that were in overwhelming situations. You are probably in some kind of challenge in your life, right?  It may be family, financial or...

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