GOODBYE, 2016! HELLO, 2017!

As 2016 is about to finish, I’m thanking God for every second he gave me during this year. There were good moments, great moments, and awesome moments; there were bad ones, sad ones, and painful ones too. Through it all, I learned so much.  I learned much more about God’s unending faithfulness, love, mercy, and…

JANUARY – Daily Bible Portions

JANUARY’S DAILY PORTIONS OF SCRIPTURE ONLINE BIBLE (Multiple Translations Available): http://www.biblegateway.com * January 1 Micah 5-7, Revelation 11:15-12:17, Psalm 145:13-21 Proverbs 31:5-7 * January 2 Nahum 1-3, Revelation 13, Psalm 146:1-4 Proverbs 31:8-9 * January 3 Habakkuk 1-3, Revelation 14, Psalm 146:5-10 Proverbs 31:10-12 * January 4 Zephaniah 1-3, Revelation 15-16, Psalm 147:1-7 Proverbs 31:13-15…

Declare His Lovingkindness

“It is good to proclaim your unfailing love in the morning, your faithfulness in the evening.” ~Psalm 92:2 I am declaring God’s lovingkindness this morning. This morning, the sunrise over the Savannah River reminded me of the fact that every morning the sun rises even in those cloudy mornings. So it is with God’s faithfulness…

Set Your Face Like Stone

  “Because the Sovereign LORD helps me, I will not be disgraced. Therefore, I have set my face like a stone, determined to do his will. And I know that I will not be put to shame.” -Isaiah 50:7 We, as children of God, have one resolve to make every single day, as long as…

The Victorious Ending

I woke up thinking about Mary. I wondered what it was like for her to be in labor and nowhere for her to give birth. This was her first child; she didn’t know what to expect. No doctor, nurse, or midwife, not even her mother. No bed for her to lie in.  No sterile clothes…

Through The Refining Process

“The refining pot is for silver and the furnace for gold, But the LORD tests hearts.” Proverbs 17:3 * God allows some people to through the refining pot so all impurities are gone. We must go through the furnace of fire to come out as pure gold. Pure gold can be molded and bent.  Whatever you’re going…

MERRY CHRISTMAS, EVERYONE!

ON THIS JOYOUS DAY, MAY WE REMEMBER THE GREATEST GIFT GIVEN TO US JESUS CHRIST OUR SAVIOR, REDEEMER, & FRIEND. * HAVE A BLESSED DAY, EVERYONE! Linda A. Knowles Executive Director, Thread of Hope, Inc.