You’ve heard it said before … ”Yesterday is gone, Tomorrow is not here yet, but you do have TODAY!” I would suggest that all you have is NOW. Don’t waste NOW. Be on guard NOW. Dream big NOW! Do great NOW! Don’t cry NOW! Be excited NOW! Make money NOW! Do unto others the way you would like others to do unto you, NOW! Your life is NOW! Here’s the scripture: “I tell you, NOW is the time of God’s favor, NOW is the day of salvation!”
(2 Corinthians 6:2b)

You have been called to Serve Well in order to Rule Better! When you are faithful over a few things, Jesus said He’d make you a Ruler over many things (Mt. 25:23).
 Don’t get the order mixed up. Remember: first it’s Serve, then it’s Rule. I find people who want to be the “chief servant,” but that’s an oxymoron. Just do a “few things well,” and Jesus, in time, will help you Rule many things better. “Serve Well, Rule Better.”

If you are a man or woman of God, “I’m Positive” that it’s time for you to RISK what you can’t stop thinking about. These thoughts are from the Lord. You are a worshipper of Jesus and so take them as from the Lord. Now act on it! Take the RISK. See what God will do. Here’s your scripture: “The Lord Himself goes before you and will be with you, he will never leave you nor for sake you. Do not be afraid, do not be discouraged”
(Deut. 31:8).

I am POSITIVE that I have “More NEW Strength” than I’ve ever had in my life. Is it because I’m working out more? No! Is it because I have more money? No! Is it because I have the best of friends? No! I have more NEW strength than ever before because I’VE PLACED ALL OF MY HOPE IN THE LORD! Say this Bible promise with me …

“Because I place my hope in the Lord, my strength is renewed!” (Isa. 40:31)

You’ve heard it said that all good things must come to an end, but I don’t believe that’s true. The Bible says, “And now these three remain (last forever): faith, hope, and love. But the greatest of these is love” (1 Cor. 13:13). There were some who didn’t believe Robyn’s and my love would last, but 45 years later where are those people? Because we’re still IN LOVE! I’m POSITIVE, some “Good Things” last forever! Just Keep Loving!

The WILL of a man or woman is potentially full of both good or bad intentions. But make NO mistake, anything really good or really wretched starts with Your WILL. To do anything really good, YOU have to have God say “I WILL help You.” As I write this morning, I’m thinking that you have unusual potential for GOOD! In fact, “I’m POSITIVE of That!” So today decide. ”I WILL … if GOD will help me.” David said, “With your help I will run through an army!” (Ps. 18:29a, ISV)

Do you believe things happen by accident? I DON’T either. That means God has a plan for You and Me! Here’s how it works. You and I do what we know to do without quitting, then, when we least expect it and in His perfect TIMING, it happens. “IT” is the thing you needed to happen but didn’t know how or when. It could be today. Why? Because “There is a TIME for everything” (Ecc. 3:1a).

7 Things That Take Absolutely NO Talent!

  1. Promote Jesus Today
  2. Love People Today
  3. Be Generous Today
  4. Do Your Best Today
  5. Serve Others Today
  6. Honor Everyone Today
  7. Pursue Passion Today
Key Verse: Colossians 3:23
“Whatever You do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters.”
Let’s just give it all we have each day this week. AND … Let’s DO IT for JESUS!

I hear people say all the time, “I wasn’t WRONG!” The truth is they probably weren’t wrong, they were only half right! THINK AGAIN. Is there another side to the story? Think about this for instance, one’s view of sociology is often tied to their political persuasion, and vice versa. And, if you think about it, they’re not wrong they’re only half right. There’s ALWAYS another side to the story. So before you jump to conclusions this week, THINK AGAIN!

There’s always another side to the story. So Think Again!

“You’re LIFE will start to get better when you start believing that you have it better than everyone else.” I know for some this kind of thinking is preposterous, or even worse, arrogant. That’s not the way I see it. Isn’t it better to believe that you have a great life instead of believing you have a lousy life? Isn’t it better to say “Yay Me,” instead of, “Poor Me?” In my heart I know I follow what I believe. If I believe I’ve got it bad, it will be hard for me to get better. I’ll live with a sense of despair. But if I do have it bad, and instead of acknowledging that I begin to speak what I want, then I’ve set a goal for myself. I say, “I’m blessed. I’m a winner. When I fall down, I get back up. When people curse me, I bless them.” Now you’re setting goals for yourself. Now you know when life begins to improve for you, because you can actually measure the improvement. So today, instead of saying “I’ve got it bad,” say “Lord, today I want to thank You that I’ve got it so much better than everyone else. And … it’s all because of YOU!” This goes along with the command in 1 Thessalonians 5:18.

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