BUTTERFLY  MESSAGES 7/2 -  7/22


JULY "BLAST" MESSAGES

Monday 7/2  ~  "Begin each day with a grateful heart."   (Unknown)

"I will praise You, O LORD, with my whole heart; I will tell of all Your marvelous works."  (Psalm 9:1 NKJV)

Tuesday 7/3  ~ "Our prayer and God's mercy are like two buckets in a well; while one ascends, the other descends."   (Arthur Hopkins)

"Rejoice always, pray continually, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God's will for you in Christ Jesus."     (1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 NIV)

Wednesday 7/4 ~  "If you hold onto your history you do it at the expense of your destiny."    (T.D. Jakes)

"...forgetting what lies behind and reaching forward to what lies ahead, I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus."   (Philippians 3:13-14 NASB)

Thursday 7/5  ~  "God loves each of us as if there is only one of us to love."      (St. Augustine)

"We know how much God loves us, and we have put our trust in his love.  God is love, and all who live in love live in God, and God lives in them."   (1 John 4:16 NLT)

Friday 7/6  ~  "I do not at all understand the mystery of grace-only that it meets us where we are but does not leave us where it found us."   (Anne Lamott)

"Let us then with confidence draw near to the throne of grace, that we may receive mercy and find grace to help in time of need."    (Hebrews 4:16 ESV)

Saturday 7/7  ~  "It is such comfort to drop the trials of life into God's hands and know he is going to take care of them."    (Unknown)

"But I will sing of your strength, in the morning I will sing of your love; for you are my fortress, my refuge in times of trouble."    (Psalm 59:16 NIV)

Sunday 7/8  ~  "Through scripture we find that if we are faithful to Him and confess our sins, we will be forgiven and cleansed."      (Unknown)

"If we confess our sins, He is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness."     (1 John 1:9 NKJV)



Monday 7/9  ~  "Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle."    (Napoleon Hill)

Tuesday 7/10  ~  "Many are the afflictions of the righteous, But the LORD delivers him out of them all."    (Psalm 34:19 NKJV)

Wednesday 7/11  ~  "Never be in a hurry; do everything quietly and in a calm spirit. Do not lose your inner peace for anything whatsoever, even if your whole world seems upset."  (St. Francis de Sales)

Thursday 7/12  ~  "And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus."    (Psalm 29:11 ESV)

Friday  7/13  ~  "Waiting with hope is very difficult, but true patience is expressed when we must even wait for hope.  I will have reached the point of greatest strength once I have learned to wait for hope."    (George Matheson)

Saturday 7/14  ~  "Wait for the LORD; be strong and take heart and wait for the LORD."   (Psalm 27:14 NIV)

Sunday 7/15  ~  "True peace does not come as a result of eliminating sorrows and disappointments.  It comes as a result of one thing, and that is an intimate relationship with the Lord Jesus Christ.  He is where anxiety ends and peace begins."  

(Charles F. Stanley)



Monday 7/16  ~  "Christ holds us together on the days we can't hold it together."   

(Lisa-Jo Baker)

Tuesday 7/17  ~  "The LORD your God in your midst, the Mighty One, will save; He will rejoice over you with gladness, He will quiet you with His love, He will rejoice over you with singing."    (Zephaniah 3:17 ESV)

Wednesday 7/18  ~  "Being a Christian doesn't mean I won't fall....it means Jesus will catch me when I do...."    (Unknown)

Thursday 7/19  ~  "....for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God, and all are justified freely by his grace through the redemption that came by Christ Jesus."      (Romans 3:23-24 NIV)

Friday 7/20  ~  "Hope is being able to see that there is light despite all of the darkness." (Unknown)

Saturday 7/21  ~  "Now may the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that you will abound in hope by the power of the Holy Spirit."    (Romans 15:13)

Sunday 7/22  ~  "Morning is God's way of saying one more time, go make a difference, touch a heart, encourage a mind, inspire a soul and enjoy the day."   (Unknown)