BUTTERFLY  MESSAGES 11/4 -  11/24

NOVEMBER "BLAST" MESSAGES

Monday 11/4  ~  "Today is a gift. Be grateful for it."  (Andrea Reiser)

"...in everything give thanks; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you."      (1 Thessalonians 5:18 NKJV)

Tuesday 11/5  ~  "Life involves change, and change involves loss. But every time we suffer loss, we encounter an opportunity for it to bring gain for Jesus's sake by allowing His life to be revealed in us."   

(Beth Moore)

"For as we share abundantly in Christ's sufferings, so through Christ we share abundantly in comfort too."    (2 Corinthians 1:5 ESV)

Wednesday 11/6  ~  "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)

"The Lord will give strength to His people; The Lord will bless His people with peace."    (Psalm 29:11 NKJV)

Thursday 11/7  ~  "Gratitude is our ability to see the grace of God, morning by morning, no matter what else greets us in the course of the day."   (Craig Barnes)

"So let us come boldly to the throne of our gracious God. There we will receive his mercy, and we will find grace to help s when we need it most."    (Hebrews 4:16 NLT)

Friday 11/8  ~  "If you want peace of mind, start controlling what you allow in it."  (Rick Warren)

"...brethren, whatever things are true, whatever things are noble, whatever things are just, whatever things are pure, whatever things are lovely, whatever things are of good report, if there is any praiseworthy--meditate on these things."     (Philippians 4:8 NKJV)

Saturday 11/9  ~  "You may not understand today or tomorrow, but eventually God will reveal why you went through everything you did."  (Unknown)

"For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope."   (Jeremiah 29:11 NIV)

Sunday 11/10  ~  "Give thanks to unknown blessings already on their way."  (Unknown)

"Give thanks to the Lord make known among the nations what he has done. Sing to him, sing praise to him, tell of all his wonderful acts....."  

(1 Chronicles 16:8-9 NASB)




Monday 11/11  ~  "Without His love I can do nothing, with His love there is nothing I cannot do."  (Unknown)

Tuesday 11/12 ~  "I can do all this through him who gives me strength."    (Philippians 4:13 NIV)

Wednesday 11/13  ~   "A grateful heart is one that finds the countless blessings of God in the seemingly mundane everyday life."   (Unknown)

Thursday 11/14 ~  "And give thanks for everything to God the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ."   (Ephesians 5:20 NLT)

Friday 11/15  ~  "If you look at the world, you'll be distressed.  If you look within, you'll be depressed.  But if you look at Christ, you'll be at rest."  (Corrie Ten Boom)  

Saturday 11/16  ~  "Take my yoke upon you and learn from Me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls."  

(Matthew 11:28 NKJV)

Sunday 11/17  ~   "Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgiving, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings."    (William Arthur Ward)



Monday 11/18  ~  "Not what we say about our blessings, but how we use them is the true measure of thanksgiving."   (Unknown)

Tuesday 11/19  ~  "Command them to do good, to be rich in good deeds, and to be generous and willing to share."    (1 Timothy 6:18)

Wednesday 11/20  ~  "You cannot tailor-make the situations in life but you can tailor-make the attitudes to fit those situations."  (Zig Ziglar)

Thursday 11/21  ~  "Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God's will is - his good, pleasing and perfect will."

(Romans 12:2 NIV)

Friday 11/22  ~  "God answers our prayers, but sometimes there's a delay in the giving of the gift."    (Rich Warren)

Saturday 11/23  ~  "Do not be afraid, Zechariah; your prayer has been heard."    (Luke 1:13 NIV)

Sunday 11/24  ~  "Let us have:

                     Gratitude for yesterday

                         Strength for today

                        Faith for tomorrow."      (Unknown)