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              INSPIRATIONAL EDUCATIONAL GOD'S MOMENT

              THE WORD OF THE DAY

Stories by pastor Michael Angelo Bosch

Sunday"

Good morning Happy Sunday and Happy father's day to all the real fathers who are in and stood in their children's life and most importantly Happy father's day to our lord and savior Jehovah God and so on this day today's God's moment is called FATHERS DAY' 
We read first from the book of Isaiah chapter 64 verse 8 and it says"
But now O lord you are our father" We are the clay you are our potter and we are the work of your hands"
and also the book of Mathews chapter 10 verse 20 says" 
For it is not you who speaks but the spirit of our father who speaks through us' which is so true because it is through the guidance and teachings of our father be it in heaven or here on earth that we learn from and follow which is why God said in the book of Deuteronomy chapter 6 verse 6 through 9 "
These commandments that I give you today are to be on your hearts. Impress them on your children talk about them when you sit at home, and when you walk along the roads, when you go to bed or get up, keep them in your household in where ever you go and what ever you do..
And in doing so it will be like the book of Proverbs chapter 22 verse 6 which says"
Direct your children in the right path to go and when they grow up they will not forget'
A true father is for ever loving and forgiving to their children like God is to us" Daniel chapter 9 verse 9
The lord our God is merciful and forgiving even though we have rebelled against him. 
And the book of Luke chapter 15 verse 20 through 24 speaks of a father and son and his son lost his way and became disrespectful and began to sins against God and his family but later he returned home apologetic and resentful for his past actions and so his father threw his arms around him in joy forgave him and accepted him back and so the whole family feasted and celebrated his return back home"

And I'm saying all this to say' 
A good father here on earth stands by his responsibilities and duties as a father like his father in heaven and so appreciate them celebrate them and show them your love back" 
HAPPY FATHERS DAY"


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Saturday"

Today's God's moment is called KNOWLEDGE IS POWER "
Reading from the book of Proverbs chapter 1 verse 5 and it says"
Let the wise hear and increase in learning and the ones who understands obtain guidance " 
And also the book of Proverbs chapter 23 verse 12 says" 
Apply your heart to instructions and your ear to words of knowledge "
And I'm saying all this to say " 
Whether it is the Bible in school college business meetings or taking training classes to improve your trade, Remember " anyone can know something but the point is to undetstand so take your learning seriously because if you are not willing to learn no one can help you but if you are determine to learn no one can stop you ! 
Take this thought with you and be blessed
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Today's God's moment is called STAY HUMBLE "
We read from the book of Psalms chapter 21 verse 24 and it speaks of scoffers meaning those who mock and belittle others or put people down and so they are also called hauty which are arrogant people with selfish pride who thinks they are better than others or more superior and so to those the book of Proverbs chapter 16 verse 5 say "
Everyone who is arrogant at heart is an abomination to the Lord and rest assured they will not go unpunished. 
And lastly the book of James chapter 4 verse 6 says"
Humble yourself before the Lord and you shall be exalted" 
And I'm saying this to say "
There's are times people feel they are finally making it, that their hard work & efforts plus sacrifices are paying off and so they begin to see themselves moving up , their positions improving that they're in a better place having nicer things , in that financial high having their moment of fame so their attitudes begins to change and some begin to treat others beneath them or talk down to people and walk around with that selfish foolish pride but we must not get besides ourselves and learn to stay humble and remember where the blessings came from because like the book of Job chapter 1 verse 21 says " 
Where the Lord giveth he can taketh away" 
Take that thought with you and be blessed.

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Thursday"

Today's God's moment is called CHANGE STARTS WITH YOU"
Reading from the book of Ephesians chapter 4 verse 22 through 24 and it says "
Take off your old self which belongs to your former manner of life which is corrupt through deceitful desires and put on the new you renewed by the Spirit of your mind. A new self created after the likeness of God in true righteousness and holiness"
And I'm saying this to say "
GOD doesn't dwell on your past and Rob from your future so it's not who you was or what you did but what you're doing now and who you are today.
Each day we wake up we begin our life a new" 
Jesus Christ made the ultimate sacrifice to forgive us our sins and our past and through his resurrection he gave us a second chance so let us say Thank you to our Lord and Savior by bettering ourselves and living our lives to the fullest. 
Take this thought with you and be blessed.

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Wednesday"

today's God's moment is called GROW YOUR OWN ROOTS"
Reading from the book of Jeremiah chapter 17 verse 8 and it says"
It will be like a tree planted by the water that sends out it's roots by the stream. It does not fear when the heat comes , it's leaves are always green , it does not worry in a year of drought and never fails to bear it's fruit. 
And I'm saying this to say "
This reminds me of a story of two neighbors living side by side , both had a nice garden. The retired teacher took care of his garden everyday giving it more than enough water and attention and the other neighbor a retired mailman just went out once and awhile and tend to his garden and just gave it enough water to survive. One day a major rain storm and heavy winds came and pounced on the garden all night, the following morning they both went outside to check on the garden and the teacher's garden was destroyed, plants thrown everywhere pulled out of its roots but the mail man's garden was intact and practically not harmed at all so the retired teacher said unbelievable! We both had a nice garden and I actually tended to mine and watered it more often than yours but mine was destroyed and not yours ..why? And the retired mailman said" that's because you pampered your garden and made it too easy for the plants and with all that water you kept giving it the roots never grew deeper while I only gave it enough water to survive and so the roots kept growing looking for more wet soil so when the storm came it stood it ground.
And the moral of this story is"
We are like these plants and so we sometimes become dependent of what are parents do for us or we spoil our children in the same manner so if everything is given to us or made too easy then when times get rough and we have to fend for ourselves we won't be able to weather the storm, therfore guide them teach them advise them then let them go out and grow their own roots and like the old saying go's Give a man a fish and you'll feed him for a day" 
Teach a man how to fish and you'll feed him for a lifetime.
Take that with you and be blessed.

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Tuesday'

Today's God's moment is called DON'T LET OTHERS BLOCK YOUR BLESSINGS :
Reading from the book of 1 Corinthians chapter 15 verse 33 and it says"
Do not be deceived, bad company ruins good morals" 
And the book of Proverbs chapter 22 verse 24 says"
Make no friendship with a man drawn to anger nor associate with destructive people.
And I'm saying all this to say"
When a person sincerely makes a conscious effort to better themselves and it seems you're back on track and in the zone , got a good job making decent money found that relationship that makes you feel appreciated and it seems life is good and the sun is shinning in your favor that's when jealousy and hatred rears it's ugly head and your frienamies begin to show their true colors and your association with bad company's will steal your light and your thunder but it's not as easy as Facebook where you can you press a button and block someone, you have to truly physically take that anitiative and block those negative people out of your life.
So once again I'm saying all this to say"
In your boat to success make sure everybody in it is rowing with you and not drilling holes behind your back!

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Monday 06/05/17

Good morning and welcome to a new week which is the start of a new beginning and so this Monday as always you will be tempted to question yourself, your actions your job to doubt your abilities, to think negative etc because the devil is always at work and his job is to distract you from progressing and also because it is easier to think negative than work hard do right and think positive so we must be reminded of our promise from God and in the book of Proverbs chapter 10 verse 4 it says"
That our hard work will increase our wealth so in our daily prayers we should ask God to give us the strength and know how to supply our financial needs so by putting God in the equation like the book of 2 Corinthians chapter 9 verse 8 says"
God will generously provide for all of our needs and plenty left over to share with others" 
Take that thought with you and be blessed.

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Wednesday 05/31/17

Good morning and Happy Sunday " 
Today's Bible quote comes from the book of Proverbs chapter 6 verse 4
LOOK IT UP" .... (-)


Tuesday 05/30/17

Since we constantly experience hard times and frequent trails & tribulations I feel it necessary to repeat this God's moment with further Bible verses reading from the book of 2 Cronicles chapter 15 verse 7 and it says:
But as for you' be strong and do not give up , for your work will be rewarded. 
And also the book of Galatians chapter 6 verse 9 says" 
Let us not be weary meaning troubled or negative because in proper time you will reap a harvest if you do not give up. 
And by doing so in the end your will say with pride like the book of 2 Timothy chapter 4 verse 7 
I have fought the good fight , 
I have finished the race, 
I have kept the faith.
And I'm saying all this to say "
Make failing or falling temporary and remember"
If you fall make sure you fall on your back because if you could still look up"
then you could still get up!

Take this thought with you and be blessed.


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Monday 05/29/17


Today's God's moment is dedicated to MEMORIAL DAY "
Remembering that our soldiers sacrificed their lives understanding what the book of Psalms chapter 82 verse 3 says"
Give justice to the weak and the fatherless. Maintain the rights of the afflicted and the destitute.
And also remembering what it says in the book of 2 Timothy chapter 2 verse 3
Join me in suffering like a good soldier of Jesus Christ.
And while every young man or young woman prepares to leave home away from family and friends and they did it selflessly we parents remind them to say this prayer evey day for their protection from the book of 2 Samuel chapter 22 verse 3- 4 and it says"
My God, my rock , to whom I take refuge. My shield and the horn of my salvation .
My stronghold the saviour who saves me from violence. I call upon the Lord who is worthy to be praised and I am saved from my enemies "
And lastly we must always show respect remembrance and appreciation
Because like the book of John chapter 15 verse 13 says
Greater love has no one than this" that someone lay down their life for another..
So I'm saying all this to say "
Don't take your privileges and freedom for granted because throughout history someone made the ultimate sacrifice to make it easier for you"
Take this thought with you and be blessed.


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Friday 05/26/17


Today's God's moment is called NEVER GIVE UP!
Reading from the book of Romans chapter 12 verse 12 and it says"
Rejoice in hope
be patient in times of trouble, be constant in prayer.
And the book of Isaiah chapter 41 verse 10 reads Fear not for I am with you' be not troubled for I am your God.
I will strengthen you"
I will help you"
I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.
And I'm saying this to say "
Reading these verses reminds me of this story of a young lady and her father.
They were taking a long distance road trip to another state for their family reunion and during the ride a heavy storm and rain occurred , the daughter told the dad should we pull over? And he said NO keep driving"
Then the rain got worse and she could barely see , again the daughter asked her dad should we pull over now?
Again the dad said NO just keep driving.
A little while later she noticed trucks and cars pulling over the the side of the road, she said dad they're pulling over, we should too" her dad said don't stop, just keep driving , she was concerned but she never stopped driving and soon she could see a little more clearer.
After a couple of miles later she was again in dry land out of the eye of the storm behind her and the sun was shining "
And her dad told her NOW STOP AND GET OUT" she replied' why now?
And her father said so you could look back at all those people who gave up and are still stuck in the storm and because you never gave up your storm is over.
So again I'm saying all this to say "
For those going through tough times , just keep going, don't give up and place your faith in your father God and soon your storm will be over"
Take this thought with you and be blessed


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Thursday 05/25/17
Today's God's moment is called STOP DROWNING YOURSELF"
Reading from the book of Mathews chapter 8 verse 23 through 27 and it speaks of a boat trip Jesus and his disciples was taking and during their journey a storm arose and the boat was experiencing heavy waves & winds and taking in a lot of water, The crew began to panic so they woke Jesus and said your holiness we are about to perish!
and Jesus said" why are you afraid ? you men of little faith"
So Jesus got up and rebuked the waves and winds and calmed the sea and the storm subsided.
And I'm this to say"
In our lives we allow things to get to us and drown us with problems emotionally taking it all in and weighing us down rather than keeping the faith and pressing towards a positive solution so remember this old saying in the following picture.


Thursday 05/19/17


Today's God's moment is called LIFE'S COMPETITION "
Reading from the book of 2 Timothy chapter 2 verse 5 and it says"
And athlete is not crowned unless he competes according to the rules"
And the book of 1 Corinthians chapter 9 verse 25 says"
An athlete exercises self control in all he does"
He does it to receive perishable wealth but God's wealth is unperishable.

And I'm saying this to say "
This new week stay focused work to the best of your ability, stick to the rules and work towards your goal but always put God first because in the end your reward will be greater than you expect.
Take this thought with you and be blessed "

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Wednesday 05/18/17 05/17/17

Today's God's moment is about ROLL MODELS"
Reading from the book of Isaiah chapter 48 verse 17 and it says"
Thus saith the Lord your redeemer the holy one . I am the Lord your God who teaches you to profit and leads you in the way you should go "
And the book of Psalms chapter 32 verse 8 reads"
And the Lord said:
I will guide you along the best path for your life . I will advise you and watch over you"
And I'm saying this to say "
Imagine having Bill Gates in person at your disposal to guide you into becoming wealthy or Michael Jordan mentor you in sports or your favorite rapper in the music industry or any rich & famous person you admire?
Well we have at our disposal anytime we call and confide in him the Lord God himself!
The most high
Most powerful
All mighty
God above all God's
King above all kings
Creator of all things telling us directly in his words that he will guide us direct us and teach us how to profit while leading us in the way we should go so that we can not fail!
So every morning before leaving your house read aloud these words from the book of Psalms chapter 143 verse 8
Dear Lord
I put my trust in you"
please show me in the way that I should go
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Take this with you al and be blessed"

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Tuesday 05/17/17

Today's God's moment is about SHARING KNOWLEDGE "
Reading from the book of Mathews chapter 5 verse 16 and it says"
In the same way, let your light shine before others so that they may see your good works and give glory to your father in heaven.
And the book of Romans chapter 12 verse 13 says"
Contribute to the needs of others and show hospitality"
And lastly the book of Proverbs chapter 3 verse 27 says
Do not withhold good from those who need it when you have the ability to help.
And I'm saying this to say "
Stop blocking your blessings by denying your brother the knowledge someone else shared with you "
And remember : Like the Dalai Lama once said
Share your knowledge - it is a way to achieve immortality "


Monday 05/16/17

Today's God's moment is about welcoming a new week so this Monday we read from the book of Ephesians chapter 6 verse 11 and it says "
Put on the whole armor of God that you may be able to stand against the schemes of the devil.
And while doing so Remember God's blessing throughout the week reading from the book of Numbers chapter 6 verse 24 through 25 and it says"
May the Lord bless you and keep you
May the Lord make his face shine upon you"
May the Lord be gracious unto you"
May the Lord lift up his continuance upon you and give you peace"
And I'm saying all this to say :
Like the book of Romans chapter 6 verse 31 says"
If the Lord is with us who then shall be against us?
May you all have a blessed positive productive week"


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Sunday 05/15/17


Today's God's moment is dedicated to MOTHER'S DAY"
Reading from the book of Proverbs chapter 31 verse 25 through 30 and it says"
A mother's strength & dignity shows even in her clothing and she laughs at times to come and the teachings of kindness is in her tongue.
She looks well to the ways of her household and does not eat the bread of idleness"
Her children rises up and calls her blessed and her husband also and he praises her ways"
Other women are excellent but a good mother surpasses them all.
And I'm saying this to say"
You should show love and appreciation to your mom every day but especially on this day, remember everything a mom go's through for her children and household so this Sunday 05/14/17 roll out the red carpet for your mom.

HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY


Friday 05/13/17

Today's God's moment is called DUPLICATE YOURSELF'
Reading from the book of Phillipeans chapter 2 verse 4 and it says"
Let each one of you look not only to his own interest but also the interest of others"

And I'm saying this to say:
Learn to duplicate yourself.
Share your knowledge and extend your hands to others and remember"
what you do today will improve your tomorrow"
Take this thought with you and be blessed.


Thursday 05/11/17


Today's God's moment is called USE YOUR TIME WISELY & REALISTICALLY'
Reading from the book of Eclesiastes chapter 3 verse 1 through 8 and it says"

For everything there is a season , and a time for every matter under heavens "
A time to be born and a time to die, a time to plant and a time to pluck up what is planted.
A time to kill and a time to heal, a time to break down and a time to build up , a time to weep and a time to dance, a time to cast away stories and a time to gather stories together , a time to embrace and a time to refrain from embracing"

And the book of Colossians chapter 4 verse 5 say"
Walk in wisdom , making the best of your time.

And I'm saying this to say"

Using your time wisely reminds me of this story"

A man walked to the top of a hill to talk to God.

The man asked, ?God, what?s a million years to you?? and God said, ?A minute.?

Then the man asked, ?Well, what?s a million dollars to you?? and God said, ?A penny.?

Then the man asked, ?God?..can I have a penny?? and God said, ?Sure?..in a minute.? lol

And the moral of that story is'
Use your time wisely , plan and prepare for tomorrow and be realistic about your goals and outcome.


Tuesday 05/02/17

Today's God's moment is called YOU ONLY GET OUT OF IT WHAT YOU PUT INTO IT"
Reading from the book of Proverbs chapter 20 verse 4
If you're too lazy to plow don't expect a harvest.
And the book of 2 Corinthians 16:7 say"
Be strong, let not your hands get weak and your work shall be rewarded.
And I'm saying this to say"
GOD WILL GIVE YOU BLESSINGS IN ABUNDANCE BUT YOU HAVE TO PUT IN THE WORK FIRST.

take that thought with you and be blessed'


Monday 05/01/17


Today's God's moment is about WEARING YOUR BLINDERS"
Reading from the book of Proverbs chapter 4 verse 25 through 27

and it says"
Let your eyes look directly forward and your gaze be straight " ponder the path of your feet then all of your ways will be sure,

Do not swerve to the left nor the right , keep looking straight ahead and turn your feet away from evil / negativity.
Meaning in a horse race so that the horse does not get distracted they put blinders on him so that he can just focus straight ahead and so we humans must also wear a spiritual blinder so that we can stop getting distracted by things that have nothing to do with our goals in life and remember what the book of

1st Corinthians chapter 14 verse 33 say"
For God is not the author of confusion but of peace
And I'm saying all this to say "

TURN ALL OF YOUR WORRIES INTO WORSHIP AND WATCH GOD TURN ALL OF YOUR BATTLES INTO BLESSING"

Take this with you and be blessed"


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Sunday 04/30/17

Today's God's moment is about respecting and taking care of your body"

Reading from the book of 1st Corinthians 6:19
Don't you realize that your body is the temple of the Holy Spirit which lives in you and was given to you by God? ! Your body does not belong to yourself! !

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Saturday 04/29/17


Each one of us was born differently . Each with our own set of personalities and a set of circumstances and many battling our own demon's working to escape a past or hide their problems , some bigger than anyone can imagine so we move away thinking that the demonds will stay behind , we try to hide the fears of our problems with a smile or create a facade to block it or cover it up" some even camelfluage it by resorting to substance abuse because they can't weather the storm of their problems but the book of 2 Timothy 1 -7 says God gave us a spirit not of fear but of power love and self control.
Now think about that chapter for a minute" It says God gave us the POWER to change any circumstances in our lives and he taught us love by making the alternate sacrifice to give us a second chance and so we should also love ourselves enough to want to make a sacrifice for ourselves and display self control to change our circumstances but we do not have to weather the storm by ourselves " for the book of Psalms chapter 107- 29 says he will calm the raging storms and make the waves quit
And I'm saying this to say "
Did you know that an eagle knows when a storm is coming but rather than run from the storm the eagle fly atop a mountain or high tree and sits and waits for the storm to come , and when the storm arrives he will not fear the storm but he sets his wings to the winds of the storm and allow it to lift him up above the storm, so while the storm is raging below the eagle soars above the storm!
He didn't escape the storm he used it to lift him up higher than the storm"
So again I'm saying all this to say :
When your storm arrives don't let the storm overcome you but use it to soar above the storm and remember while God helps you calm the storm he also gave you the power to change the storm
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Friday 04/28/17


Good morning and Happy Friday "
Today's God's moment is about self change and transformation :
Reading from the book of Romans 12: 1-2
I appeal to you therefore by the mercies of God , present yourselves and your bodies as a living sacrifice acceptable in the eyes of God , do not conform to this world but be transformed by the renewal of your mind that by the test of life you will understand the will of God in knowing what is good acceptable and perfect.
And I'm saying this to say"

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Thursday 04/27/17


Today's God's moment is about BACKSTABBERS "
Reading from the book of Mathews chapter 7 verse 3 through 5 and it say"
Why do you look at the speck in your brothers .eye but do not notice log in your own eye?
And then the book of 1,Peter 2:1 says
Put away all malice deceit hypocrisy envy hatred and slander.
And I'm saying all this to say "
Work to take care of yourself and be careful who you trust or open up to and remember what the following picture below say"


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Wednesday 04/26/17

Since we humans are easily distracted by this one weakness then today's God's moment is about GOSSIPING "
I want to read from the book of Ephesians chapter 4 verse 9 and it says" let no corrupting talk come of of your mouth but good talk to be used only to build others up and bring grace of those who hear"
And the book of Romans chapter 16 verse 17 said : I appeal to you my brothers to watch out for those who cause division. And create obstacles among you contrary to our teachings"
And I'm saying all this to say:
Did you ever witnessed or got involved in a fight over what someone said to later find out that what you heard was wrong?
And because of it you or someone else got hurt, went jail or even died !!
Just because someone used you as puppet to pull your strings and have you do their bidding or entertain them or fight their battles without you knowing it, then later after the deed is done you find out it was a a set up, a lie!!
So let me end this God's moment with a poem called MY NAME IS GOSSIP "
My name is gossip and I have no face"
I have no morals no style and no grace"
I make problems with husbands and wives
And I'm really good at destroying your lives"
I'll destroy your dreams and also your visions"
SHOOT! I don't even have respect religion "
I've placed people in shame & fear"
And I'll even destroy your jobs and career "
People enjoy every from beginning to end"
And I'll even make enemies of your best friend "
So before you decide to utter my name "
Remember to YOU! I will do the same:
So if it ain't true ..
Don't say it...
If you're not sure...
Don't repeat it!!
Hey yo!!!
My name is gossip "

Take this with you and be blessed"


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Tuesday 04/25/17


Today's God's moment is about LEADERSHIP
Reading from the book of Hebrews 13-7 and it says"
Remember your leaders..
Consider the outcome of their ways and imitate their faith.
And the book of Jeremiah 3:15 says
And I will give you shepherds / leaders after my own heart and they will give you knowledge and understanding.
But then the book of 1 Timothy 3:5 says
For if someone doesn't know how to manage their own household how then can they manage God's church or God's people?
The Webster dictionary defines the word leader as someone who can rule guide inspire , lead by example. They can manage direct and control situations.
So I'm saying all this to say in our direct sales business we rely on the general public to give us sales and get us paid and amongst our crew you only advance or grow when training grooming and developing new people in the business, it's a each one teach one concept.
Every stage we go through in this business determines your growth.
You are evaluated by your ability to show leadership for example as first a trainer then a room leader a single footer car handler crew staff member etc remember there is a huge responsibility with managing and handling company funds and they must know they can entrust you with that huge responsibility therefore in the book of 1 Corinthians 13:11 it says"
When I was a child I spoke as a child, I understood as a child I thought as a child but when I became a man I put away my childish ways"
You can't continue to act and do the things you do and expect positive productive progressive change"
So once again I'm saying all this to say
Stop waiting on a leader and look in the mirror! !


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Monday 04/24/17

 Today's God's moment is about WEAKNESS "
We have all gone through and experienced problems on a day to day bases but we as adult human beings must learn to be strong.
Paul saw the sacrifices that Jesus made for mankind and decided to use that as an example to live by and stay strong so he wrote in the book of 2 Corinthians chapter 10 verse 12
For the sake of Christ I shall endure
Weakness
Insults
Hardship
Persecution and calamities,
For when I am weak I become strong! !
So regardless of what Paul went through he didn't get weak or fall by the waste side or threw the towel in or ran around crying and complaining, he weathered the storm stood strong and covered the ground he walked on.
Therefore we who will not go through half of what Paul went through should not allow things to easily distract us or make us weak"
For example on our crew and this happens on college campus job Corp the military or any traveling organization more than 70% of your problems is your association "
There's an old saying that go's
ASSOCIATION BRINGS ON ASSIMILATION "
Meaning who you associate with in the end will be who you become.
For example there is this story of an 8 year old girl found in the Indian Forrest by some hunters believed to be abandon by her parents when she was an infant probably thought she would be devoured by the wild but instead she was raised by a family of monkeys and when they found her she walked sounded acted and ate like a monkey because that's who she associated with for 8 years "
Our mom use to say show me who you walk with and I'll tell you who you are "
If you associate with has beens losers or bums one day you'll become one yourself.
The book of 2 Corinthians chapter 6 verse 4 says "
Do not be equally yoked with unbelievers '
For what relationship or partnership does a righteous person have with the unrighteous? ?
And what fellowship has light to do with darkness?
Meaning you can't continue to hang with someone negative and expect something positive in your life!!
Over 88% of what we go through in life we create and so our answers are self explanatory but many are in denial or refuse to accept the truth suffering of delusions of grandeur because it's easier to find excuses and point fingers than blame and correct ourselves "
So again I'm saying all this to say :
Never let a bad situation bring the worse out of you'
Choose to stay positive and be that strong person God created you to be"

Take this thought with you and be blessed

 

Sunday 04/23/17

In speaking with one of our crew members we spoke of certain trails tests and setbacks that was weighing heavy on this person's mind and in also knowing that we all go through our own trails and tribulations, God last night directed me to the book of James chapter 1 verse 2 through 4 which reads"
Consider it pure joy my brothers and sisters whenever you face trails of many kinds because you know that the tests of your faith produces perseverance so let it finish it's work so that it may make you mature and complete and not lacking for anything "
AND I'M SAYING ALL THIS TO SAY :
We as parents understand that you can not give an infant child something of value because they won't appreciate nor understand it.
We also can not give a baby solid foods until they're ready for it.
Neither will we let or allow our children to walk to and from school alone until they're ready and understand street lights laws, how and when to cross, learning their streets patterns and landmarks the possible dangers etc
They can't even drive a vihichle until they take the test and prove they're ready so God as our father also puts us through certain stages and tests to prepare us the next stage of our lives
So again I'm saying all this to say "
GOD PLACES OBSTACLES ALONG OUR JOURNEY TO PREPARE US FOR THE BLESSINGS THAT AWAITS US IN THE FINISH LINE "

Take this thought with you and be blessed "

Saturday 04/22/17

 

Today's God's moment is about ARGUING & FIGHTING "

WE unfortunately live in a society of hostility anger rage and hate and so we must be reminded of our actions and consequences "
In an otherwise intellectual society we are judged by our actions which reminds me of a female friend who worked at a mental institution during the evening as a case worker and one night she got into it with one of the patients and it turned into a back & forth headed argument, it was during shift change and the graveyard security crew was just coming in when they looked at the monitors they saw the loud shouting argument going down so they ran over to that floor restrained them both medically sedated them and put them in separate rooms, the following morning they realized they medicated one of their own but they did nothing wrong because they were trained that the only ones hustle argumentative or combative are the mental patients and the staff the opposite. And if you're in court working to explain and defend yourself and YOU are the loudest hyper aggressive and sound combative then to the judge you're the guilty one, and in urban communities for us minorities, even if you're in the right and you're involved in a neighbor dispute road rage or defending your child , if you are the one aggressive shouting screaming and arguing loud when the police arrives in the hood they will TAKE YOU DOWN!!! restrain you and sometimes it gets rough so we need to practice self control and patience.
The book of Proverbs chapter 17 verse 27 & 28 says"
Who so ever restrains his word has knowledge and he who has a cool spirit is a man of understanding, even an uneducated man who keeps his silence is considered wise , for those who keeps their lips closed is deemed intelligent.
And I'm saying all this to say "
Arguing back & forth with each other is like two dogs barking at each other between a fence" they will bark til the sun go's down and no one will win and nothing gets accomplished because arguing with a fool only proves one thing" It takes more than one fool to participate in stupidity "

Take this thought with you and be blessed.