Tuesday, September 30, 2014

5 for Relaxing

  1. He CHOSE ME for His great plans (John 15:16)
  2. He is on my side (1 John 2:1)
  3. Right now all over the world PEOPLE ARE PRAYING for ME (Colossians 1:9)
  4. Right now The HOLY SPIRIT IS PRAYING for ME (Romans 8:26)
  5. Right now JESUS IS PRAYING for ME (Luke 22:31)

Monday, September 29, 2014

5 for Building

  1. I am known as REBUILDER of the breech (Isaiah. 58:12)
  2. I am HEALING broken hearts (Isaiah 61:1)
  3. I am called one who MINISTERS (Isaiah 61:6)
  4. I am recognized as one who is BLESSED (Isaiah 61:9)
  5. I am His DELIGHT (Isaiah 62:4)

Sunday, September 28, 2014

5 for Dancing

  1. I get to call Him DADDY (Galatians 4:6 & Jeremiah 3:19)
  2. He brings me JOY (Jeremiah 31:13)
  3. I am His MASTERPIECE (Ephesians 2:10)
  4. I can't imagine the GREAT things He has planned (Ephesians 3:20)
  5. He's got my BACK (Isaiah 58:8)

Saturday, September 27, 2014

5 for Happiness

  1. He is NOT ANGRY at me for ANYTHING (past, present, or future) (Isaiah 54:9)
  2. He DOES NOT CONDEMN me for ANYTHING (past, present or future) (John 8:11)
  3. I will forget the SHAME (past, present, future) (Isaiah 54:4)
  4. I am HIS child (Galatians 3:7)
  5. I am LOVED by Him FOREVER (Isaiah 54:9)

Friday, September 26, 2014

5 for Believing

  1. He KNOWS the deepest darkest sorrow I have (Isaiah 53:3) 
  2. He CARRIES my pain (Isaiah 53:4) 
  3. He PURCHASED my healing (Isaiah 53:5) 
  4. He BOUGHT my peace (Isaiah 53:5) 
  5. He LOVES ME! (John 3:16)

Thursday, September 25, 2014

5 for Protection

  1. He has COMMANDED ANGELS to guard me (Psalm 91:11)
  2. He is my REFUGE in times of anxiety (Psalm 91:9)
  3. He RESCUES me from trouble (Psalm 91:14)
  4. He PROTECTS me from harm (Psalm 91:14)
  5. He ANSWERS me when I cry out to Him (Psalm 91:15)

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

5 for the Dark Places

  1. He calls ME by my name (Isaiah 43:1)
  2. I am CHOSEN (Isaiah 41:9)
  3. I will make an EVERLASTING difference in my world (John 15:16)
  4. He is going BEFORE me to make a way (Isaiah 45:2)
  5. He gives me TREASURES and RICHES in the darkness of my circumstance (Isaiah 45:3)

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

5 for Sufficiency

  1. I have no lack for He PROVIDES for TODAY (Matthew 6:11)
  2. He will give me the WORDS to say in difficult circumstances (Mark 13:11)
  3. He gives me PEACE in the midst of the storm (Matthew 8:26 & John 14:27)
  4. He gives me REST when I am worn down (Matthew 11:28)
  5. When I am weak He is STRONG (2 Corinthians 12:19)

Monday, September 22, 2014

5 for Rejoicing

  1. He is my strong WARRIOR fighting on my behalf
  2. He CALMS me with His LOVE
  3. He DELIGHTS me with His SONGS
  4. He CARRIES my burdens
  5. He promises a great reunion!

Zephaniah 3:16-20 The Message
16-17 Jerusalem will be told:
"Don't be afraid.
Dear Zion,
don't despair.
Your GOD is present among you,
a strong Warrior there to save you.
Happy to have you back, he'll calm you with his love
and delight you with his songs.

18-20 "The accumulated sorrows of your exile
will dissipate.
I, your God, will get rid of them for you.
You've carried those burdens long enough.
At the same time, I'll get rid of all those
who've made your life miserable.
I'll heal the maimed;
I'll bring home the homeless.
In the very countries where they were hated
they will be venerated.
On Judgment Day
I'll bring you back home—a great family gathering!
You'll be famous and honored
all over the world.
You'll see it with your own eyes—
all those painful partings turned into reunions!"
GOD's Promise.

Sunday, September 21, 2014

5 for the Skinny Branches (Out on a Limb)

  1. He ALWAYS LOVES me (Jeremiah 31:3)
  2. He is PRESENT in my pain (Deuteronomy 31:6)
  3. He has a GREAT PLAN for me (Jeremiah 29:11)
  4. I AM being enriched (2 Corinthians 9:11)
  5. I AM what He says I am (2 Corinthians 10:18)

Saturday, September 20, 2014

Friday, September 19, 2014

5 for Fearful Days

  1. I don't have to be anxious because He KNOWS my NEED (Philippians 4:6-7)
  2. I don't have to be afraid because He HEARS my PRAYERS (Philippians 4:6-7)
  3. I don't have to feel unprotected because He IS my FORTRESS (Psalm 32:7-8)
  4. He is my PROVISION (Psalm 34:17)
  5. He is my PEACE (John 14:27)

Thursday, September 18, 2014

5 for the Unanswered

  1. I can TRUST my Father with things I don't understand (Isaiah 55:8)
  2. I can be TRUSTED with things I cannot explain (Hebrews 11:1)
  3. I have PEACE available even when chaos is present (Philippians 4:7)
  4. I know NOTHING is too hard for Him! (Jeremiah 32:27)
  5. The TRAINING is the TRUSTING (Jeremiah 12:5)

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

5 for the Hard Places

  1. I have NOTHING to fear for I am REDEEMED (Isaiah 43:1)
  2. HE is calling ME by NAME, not "hey you over there" (Isaiah 43:1)
  3. When I feel like I'm drowning He throws me a LIFELINE (Isaiah 43:2)
  4. I am PRECIOUS in His sight (Isaiah 43:4)
  5. My life is His WITNESS (Isaiah 43:10)

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

5 for Assurance

  1. He gives me BEAUTY for ashes (2 Corinthians 5:17) 
  2. He gives me STRENGTH for fear (Joshua 1:9) 
  3. He gives me GLADNESS for mourning (Isaiah 61:3) 
  4. He gives me PEACE for despair (Luke 24:36) 
  5. He makes broken bones DANCE! (Psalm 51:8)

Monday, September 15, 2014

5 for Holding the Line

  1. I may feel pressured BUT I am not crushed
  2. I may not be sure of what to do BUT I KNOW God knows what to do
  3. I might be spiritually terrorized in the coming days BUT God will NOT leave my side
  4. I can be thrown down or out BUT I will NOT break
  5. Whatever I am going through now will soon pass AND IT IS NOTHING compared to what it is being prepared for me in Glory!

2 Corinthians 4:8-18 NIV and The Message

Sunday, September 14, 2014

5 to Remember

  1. He NEVER forgets how much He loves me
  2. He NEVER regrets saving me
  3. He NEVER stops working on my behalf
  4. He ALWAYS hears my prayers

Saturday, September 13, 2014

5 for Moving On

  1. His mercy toward me is NEW everyday (Lamentations 3:22-23)
  2. He tells me "ARISE let us be going" (Matthew 26:46)
  3. He holds NO RECORD of my failures (1 Corinthians 13:5)
  4. He DOES NOT REMEMBER my sin EVER ( Hebrews 8:12 & Hebrews 10:17)
  5. He is DOING SOMETHING NEW for me! (Isaiah 43:19)

Friday, September 12, 2014

5 for Threatening Storms

  2. He is AWARE
  3. He is MERCIFUL
  4. He is in CONTROL
  5. He is my REFUGE

Thursday, September 11, 2014

5 for Catastrophe*

  1. He promises to GET RID of my sorrow
  2. He reminds me to LAY DOWN my burdens
  3. He offers HEALING
  4. He brings JUSTICE
  5. He promises REUNION

*Zephaniah 3:18-20 The Message

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

5 for Wisdom

  1. I am blessed (Psalm 1:1)
  2. I treasure His counsel (Psalm 1:2)
  3. He nourishes me (Psalm 1:3)
  4. He provides my success (Psalm 1:3)
  5. He is guarding the way for me (Psalm 1:6)

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

5 for the Frightened

  1. When I am seeking the answers in Him, He is working on getting the answer to me (Daniel 10:11-12)
  2. He has important plans for my life He will NEVER leave me (1 Chron 28:20)
  3. I may face dangerous circumstances but HE is in control (Isaiah 7:4)
  4. He PROMISES I will forget all shame of the past because I AM HIS (Isaiah 54:4)
  5. He is WITH me, I will be bold and be His witness to others (Acts 18:9)

Monday, September 8, 2014

5 for Love

  1. I WILL endure all things
  2. I WILL trust God ALWAYS
  3. I WILL always look for the best
  4. I WILL NOT look back
  5. I WILL keep going to the end

1 Corinthians 13:6-7 The Message

Sunday, September 7, 2014

5 for the Valley

  1. The Kingdom of Heaven is mine (Matthew 5:3)
  2. I will be comforted (Matthew 5:4)
  3. My inheritance is the WORLD! (Matthew 5:5)
  4. I will be satisfied (Matthew 5:6)
  5. I will receive MERCY (Matthew 5:7)

Saturday, September 6, 2014

5 for Flowing (like a river*)

  1. I AM victoriously persistent
  2. I AM overcoming all barriers
  3. I AM remaining on course
  4. I AM going around all obstacles
  5. I AM a mighty torrent of blessing FOR OTHERS

*John 7:38
Based on My Utmost for His Highest 9/6 Daily Devotion

Friday, September 5, 2014

5 for Joy

  1. For the JOY (the redemption of mankind to the Father) set before Him He endured - I won't give in or give up! (Heb 12:2-2)
  2. I have the PROMISE of EVERLASTING JOY (Isaiah 51:-11)
  3. Whatever this sorrow is it will PASS (Psalm 30:5)
  4. My STRENGTH is found in His JOY (Neh 8:10)
  5. He trusts ME, I can trust Him (Prov 1:33)

Thursday, September 4, 2014

5 for Counting

  1. He has counted all the stars, named them AND He calls ME by name (Psalm 147:4)
  2. He has counted all my days BEFORE one of them came to be (Psalm 139:16)
  3. He has counted all the hairs on my head - so close is He to Me! (Luke 12:7)
  4. He counted the cost AND paid it on my behalf (Luke 14:28)
  5. His thoughts about ME are more than the sand on all the beaches in ALL the world (Psalm 139:18)

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

5 for New Beginnings

  1. I may have sorrows but He promises change in perspective - hope for THIS day (Psalm 30:5)
  2. He has shown me a new WAY (Heb 10:20)
  3. He has given me a new HEART (Ezekiel 11:19)
  4. One day EVERYTHING will be made new (Rev 21:5)
  5. It is never too late for Him to begin a NEW work (Isaiah 43:19)

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

5 for Spending

  1. He is able to do IMMEASURABLY MORE than I think I need OR have the courage to ask for (Eph 3:20)
  2. He is PROVIDING for me OUT OF HIS WEALTH not my poverty OR what I think I deserve (Phil 4:29)
  3. HE is praying for ME (Luke 22:32)
  4. He is using ME to STRENGTHEN others (Luke 22:32)
  5. He has made me a RIVER OF LIFE for others! (John 7:38)

Monday, September 1, 2014

5 for Labor

  1. All that HE ASKS me to accomplish in the week can be done in 6 days (Exodus 23:12)
  2. He will give me rest from the PAIN of this world (Isaiah 14:3-4)
  3. When I am ANXIOUS He is my PEACE (Phil 4:6-7)
  4. He INSTRUCTS me how to take care of myself (Mark 6:31)
  5. He KNOWS of my labor, my burdens, and the brokenness of my heart, He is always asking me to come to HIM! ( Matt 11:28-29)