O Lord, I believe You are with me, helping me; and I believe , in time of sorrow, You will strengthen me. Amen.
productive ups and downs are getting up in the morning and down to work.
Dear Lord, grant me a peaceful mind and heart so that I may accept You as a caring, supportive presence. Amen.
The best laid
plans of mice and men are usually equal.
Thank You, Lord, for the good works and blessings You bestow upon me and my loved ones day after day. Amen.
like jam - you can't spread even a little without getting some on
day and be done with it…..
grant me the will to grow and stretch in the direction that will please
The best rule
of thumb for character is to remember that if you can't be big, don't be
afraid to be happy,
like a duck; keep calm and unruffled on the surface - but paddle like the
Thank you, for my many blessings, O Lord. Amen.
vanishes when envy appears.
Dear God, let no person, no circumstance, no condition keep Your good for me. Hold me in Your care. Amen.
If you have to
choose between pleasing another person and pleasing God - choose God --
he's most likely to remember.
When I look to God's wisdom within me, I see things in a different light. I become aware of new avenues, new approaches, new directions. My spirits are lifted. Amen.
Don't wait for
a crisis to discover what is important in your life.
Dear Lord, let me never be afraid of endings or beginnings. Teach me to embrace all of life with joy. Amen.
cheerful giver is someone who donates first and then asks whether the gift
Dear Lord, help me to remember that You are always with me in my troubles and always willing to love and comfort me. Amen.
Hold fast to
I am richly
undeveloped territory in the world lies under your hat.
God is within me, sustaining me right now. Even in the darkest hour, God is present and guiding me. With God's presence all things are bearable. Amen.
You will never
get ahead of anyone as long as you are trying to get even with them.
I will praise the Lord no matter what happens; I will speak of all His kindness to me. Let us praise the Lord together and exalt His name. Amen.
change the past, but you can ruin a perfectly good present by worrying
about the future.
May your roots
go down deep into the soil of God's marvelous love.
difficulties in their opportunities; optimists see opportunities in their
Gracious Father, may I ever realize that all I have is what you have given me. Teach me not to see your world carelessly or without regard for other people. Amen.
The real test
of your religion is your treatment of those who can be of no possible
service to you.
O Lord, help me to shed the feelings of self-pity and regret, and let me walk with you in joy. Amen.
criticism is when I critisize you. Destructive criticism is when you
Giver of all good gifts, You have been so generous with me. Lead me as Your child to share Your wonderful gifts with others. Amen.
the complaints about the high cost of living, most of us still think it's
O Lord, help me to remember that you truly love me, watch over me, and gently guide me as if I were Your only child. Amen.
carefully! Remember - it's not only a car that can be recalled by its
God is with me, sustaining me right now. Even in a dark hour, I can know that God is present with me and that help and guidance are available to me. Amen.
isn't everything, it does keep you in touch with your children.
ushering in another day
perpetual ignorance : be satisifed with your opinions and content
with your knowledge.
Dear Lord, forgive my imperfections. I truly need your help to be the kind of person You want me to be. Amen.
To succeed, it
is necessary to accept the world as it is and rise above it.
Dear Lord, I pray that you will always protect me and keep me close to Your heart. Amen.
A closed mouth
catches no feet.
Heavenly Father, I thank You for each day that my loved ones are with me. May my gratitude shine through to them .Amen.
If you are
unable to travel the road of success, atleast refrain from
scattering tacks along the way.
Heavenly Father, help me to practice my faith, for only through practice can it grow in me. Remind me to reach toward You and renew my faith through prayer. Amen.
You have to do
your own growing up no matter how tall your grandpa was.
Lord, hold my hand and heal me; let Your love come into my heart. Grant me the spirit of repentance. Amen.
Every day is
lost in which we do not learn something useful. We have no nobler or more
valuable possession than time.
O Father, let me not ignore the hurts of the world, especially the hungry. Increase my concern and compassion and send me forth to serve. Amen.
A person who
has everything - should be quarantined.
In the wonders of Your creations, Lord, I rejoice. Turn my thoughts always to Your presence as I go about my day. Amen.
the name we give to our mistakes.
O God, you have given me so much; I ask for one more blessings - a grateful heart. Amen.
intellectual is someone who can listen to the "William Tell
Overture" without thinking of the Lone Ranger.
O Lord, I pray for the sick, the lonely and the hungry. Today let me make someone's day happier by doing a kindness they do not expect nor ask for . Amen.
The pursuit of the truth shall set you free - even if you never catch up with it.