“If your gift is to encourage others, be encouraging.” Romans 12:8 NLT

Encouragement is so vital that the Scriptures rank it up there with gifts like teaching and leadership. So who can you encourage today?

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“Do not be afraid or discouraged. For the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.” Joshua 1:9 NLT

When we feel the stress of the storm, we learn the strength of the anchor.

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“Blessed is the one whose transgressions are forgiven, whose sins are covered.” Ps32:1 NIV

Life is made up of choices: some of them produce regret. God’s forgiveness frees us from the chains of regret and from Him comes the wisdom to make better choices.

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“Above all things have intense and unfailing love for one another, for love covers a multitude of sins [forgives and disregards the offenses of others].” 1 Peter 4:8 AMP

In a world without grace, each of us would be immediately called to account for every indiscretion: no forgiveness … no mercy … no hope. When we gratefully acknowledge the grace we’ve received, we have the privilege of offering God’s gift of grace to others on His behalf.

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“And yet, O Lord, you are our Father. We are the clay, and you are the potter. We all are formed by your hand.” Isaiah 64:8 NLT

There are things going on in our lives today that we don’t understand. When we finally get to the place God wants us to be, we’ll realise that He has been making us into vessels He can use, bless, and use to bless others.

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​”Bringing every thought into captivity to the obedience of Christ.”  2 Corinthians 10:5 NKJV

Guard your thoughts as you would your wallet.

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“The Lord will command His lovingkindness in the daytime, and in the night His song shall be with me – a prayer to the God of my life.” Psalm 42:8 NKJV

“In the night” when it’s dark enough, we see the stars.

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 “Above all things have intense and unfailing love for one another, for love covers a multitude of sins [forgives and disregards the offenses of others].” 1 Peter 4:8 AMP

In a world without grace, each of us would be immediately called to account for every indiscretion: no forgiveness … no mercy … no hope. When we gratefully acknowledge the grace we’ve received, we have the privilege of offering God’s gift of grace to others on His behalf.

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“If you are afraid … go down to the camp … and listen to what they are saying … you will be encouraged.”  Judges 7:10-11 NIV

​When you need encouragement – listen to what your critics are saying! You’re making a difference, otherwise they wouldn’t even notice you. Let their attack strengthen your faith and sharpen your focus. You must be doing something right to warrant this much attention!

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“To everything there is a season, and a time for every matter or purpose under heaven.” Ecclesiastes 3:1 AMP

​Looking back over our lives we find seasons of growth … seasons of struggle … seasons of achievement … seasons of struggle …. There are some situations we aren’t meant to change – we’re just meant to survive! And God walks with us through the joy and through the tears.

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