BUTTERFLY  MESSAGES 3/2 -  3/22

MARCH "BLAST" MESSAGES

Monday 3/2  ~  "Anger is the wind that blows out the lamp of the mind."  (Robert Ingersol)

"...Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry, because human anger does not produce the righteousness that God desires."      (James 1:19-20 NIV)

Tuesday 3/3  ~  "God often uses our deepest pain as the launching pad of our greatest calling."  (Unknown)

"Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves receive from God."    (2 Corinthians 1:3-4 NIV)

Wednesday 3/4  ~  "Who are we? We're not perfect but we're not worthless. Scripture tells us that we're beautifully made, but broken." (Tripp Lee)

"I praise you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made. Wonderful are your works; my soul knows it very well."    (Psalm 139:14 ESV)

Thursday 3/5  ~  "When you go through a trial, the sovereignty of God is the pillow upon which you lay your head."   (Charles Spurgeon)

"The LORD will accomplish what concerns me; Your loving kindness, O LORD, is everlasting; Do not forsake the works of Your hands."    

(Psalm 138:8 NASB)

Friday 3/6  ~  "If you see someone without a smile give them yours."  (Dolly Parton)

"Love each other with genuine affection, and take delight in honoring each other."     (Romans 12:10 NLT)

Saturday 3/7  ~  "Christ literally walked in our shoes."  (Tim Kelle)

"For this reason he had to be made like his brothers in every way, in order that he might become a merciful and faithful high priest in service to God, and that he might make atonement for the sins of the people."   

(Hebrews 2:17 NIV)

Sunday 3/8  ~  "When you are hanging by a thread, make sure it's the hem of His garment."  (Toby Mac)

"When she heard about Jesus, she came behind Him in the crowd and touched His garment." "If only I may touch His clothes, I shall be made well."         (Mark 5:27-28 NKJV)




Monday 3/9  ~  "What God leads me to, God leads me through."  

(Gardiner Rapelye, Jr.)

Tuesday 3/10 ~  "He restoreth my soul: he leadeth me in the paths of righteousness for his name's sake."  (Psalm 23:3 NIV)

Wednesday 3/11  ~   "My strength did not come from lifting weights. My strength came from lifting myself up when I was knocked down."     

(Bob Moore)    

Thursday 3/12 ~  "The LORD is my strength and my song; he has become my salvation."   (Psalm 118:14 ESV)

Friday 3/13  ~  "When you step out in faith, it forces you to lean into or depend on God in a way you wouldn't otherwise."  (Pete Wilson)  

Saturday 3/14  ~  "Fear not, for I am with you. Be not dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you, Yes, I will help you. I will uphold you with My righteous right hand."  (Isaiah 41:10 NKJV)

Sunday 3/15  ~   "We will never know....

                           Joy.....until we face sorrow.

                           Faith....until it is tested.

                           Peace.....until faced with conflict.

                           Trust....until we are betrayed.

                           Love....until it is lost.

                           Hope....until confronted with doubts."  (Unknown)



Monday 3/16  ~  "Daily prayer diminishes your cares."   (Unknown)

"Seek the LORD and His strength; Seek His face evermore!"

(1 Chronicles 16:11 NKJV)

Tuesday 3/17  ~  "Christ beside me, Christ before me, Christ behind me, Christ within me, Christ above me."   (St. Patrick)

Wednesday 3/18  ~  "It's not the absence of storms that sets us apart. It's whom we discover in the storm: An Unstirred Christ."  (Max Lucado)

Thursday 3/19  ~  "For I, the LORD your God, hold your right hand; it is I who say to you, "Fear not, I am the one who helps you."

(Isaiah 41:13 ESV)

Friday 3/20  ~  "Trust God especially when you cannot understand what is happening."   (Tony Evans)

Saturday 3/21  ~  "Trust in him at all times, you people; pour out your hearts to him, for God is our refuge."   (Psalm 62:8 NIV)

Sunday 3/22  ~  "All tears, in God's time, shall be wiped from our eyes; and meanwhile all our sufferings are so changed, that we know them to be not the result of God's vengeance, but of His fatherly love and care, His design being that we may partake further, by means of them, in the quiet fruit of righteousness."    (Paul Bayne)