THOUGHT: “When you want more of anything, the first thing to do is to give thanks for what you already have.”
CHALLENGE: Be mindful of your many blessings. Take time today and thank God for what you have before you ask for what you want.
REFERENCE: “I thank my God always, making mention of you in my prayers”
THOUGHT: There is nothing wrong with America that cannot be cured with what is right in America.
CHALLENGE: Take a moment to thank God for helping our forefathers draw up a constitution based on Christian values of right and wrong. Through this gift He has been guiding America down the right path of over 200 years. The best to all our readers this Memorial Day – The TAGteam.
REFERENCE: “The path of the righteous is like the morning sun, shining ever brighter till the full light of day.”
THOUGHT: Don’t cry because it’s over. Smile because it happened.
CHALLENGE: Try to look at the bright side of things today and be thankful for the good you can find in every situation.
REFERENCE: “God once said, “Let the light shine out of the darkness!” This is the same God who made his light shine in our hearts by letting us know the glory of God that is in the face of Christ.”
THOUGHT: One undisputed truth . . . We all take too much for granted.
CHALLENGE: “Tonight, think of one thing you are grateful for that you have taken for granted in the past. Do this tonight and every night for 15 days. It will become a habit and you will find a new peace in your life.”
REFERENCE: “There, in the presence of the LORD your God, you and your families shall eat and shall rejoice in everything you have put your hand to, because the LORD your God has blessed you.”
THOUGHT: Our thanks to God should always precede our requests.
CHALLENGE: “When you say your prayers today, make a list of the things you are thankful for, as well as the things you need. Say your prayers in the right order.”
REFERENCE: I will praise God’s name in song and glorify him with thanksgiving.
THOUGHT: “If you have food in your refrigerator, clothes on your back, a roof over your head and a place to sleep, you are richer than 75% of this world.”
CHALLENGE: “Don’t obsess about what you want. Instead, thank God for the many riches you have!”
REFERENCE: “Looking at him, Jesus felt a love for him and said to him, “”One thing you lack: go and sell all you possess and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven; and come, follow Me.”””
THOUGHT: “If the only prayer you say in your whole life is “”Thank You””, that would suffice.”
CHALLENGE: “Thank God today, through your words and through your actions, for everything he has given you.”
REFERENCE: Give thanks to the God of heaven. His love endures forever.
THOUGHT: “God gave you a gift of 86,400 seconds today. Have you used one to say “”thank you””?”
CHALLENGE: Pause for a few seconds right now to thank God for your many blessings.
REFERENCE: “Now, our God, we give you thanks, and praise your glorious name.”
What we bring to the passage determines what we see. Open your eyes to see the Lord’s work.”
CHALLENGE: “Look around and realize that “”GOD IS NOW HERE”” Send this message to people who may be missing the obvious.”
REFERENCE: You are the God who performs miracles; you display your power among the peoples.
THOUGHT: “On days where everything seems to go wrong, remember that help is only a prayer away. God is listening, and if you listen to His response, you will find comfort.”
CHALLENGE: “If nothing goes wrong in your life today, thank God. If it does, know He is waiting for your prayers.”
REFERENCE: The eyes of the LORD are toward the righteous And His ears are open to their cry.