Scripture Breaks are listed in descending order.
September 26, 2020 - ARISE SHINE
SCRIPTURE BREAK ARISE SHINE Arise and shine, His glory rests upon you. You may not see the glory when you look in the mirror every morning. You may not feel the glory as you walk through your day. You may even have a hard time believing it. But God's glory is upon you. He is with you! His favor is upon you. His grace is upon you. His mercy is upon you. So rise up each morning and shine for Him. Let the world know that Jesus is alive. Let your enemies see that nothing can stop you. Let your family witness that your life is marked by glory. Goodness and mercy shall follow you all the days of your life. Invite others to come into His glory. Isaiah 60:1 (NKJV) Arise, shine; For your light has come! And the glory of the Lord is risen upon you. John 17:22 (NKJV) And the glory which You gave Me I have given them, that they may be one just as We are one: 2 Corinthians 3:18 (NKJV) But we all, with unveiled face, beholding as in a mirror the glory of the Lord, are being transformed into the same image from glory to glory, just as [a]by the Spirit of the Lord. Psalm 23:6 (NKJV) Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life; and I will dwell in the house of the Lord Forever
September 25, 2020 - WORKING TOGETHER
SCRIPTURE BREAK WORKING TOGETHER You need to put all the thoughts that contradict the Word of God out of your mind. Every one of them. God cannot do it for us. He helps us discern those wrong thoughts. He reminds us of what the Word says, But it's up to us to remain close enough to Him to hear His warnings. It's up to us to cast down those vain imaginations and wrong thoughts. Renew your mind with the Word of God. Give no place to the enemy. God always does His part, and we must do our part. Make yourself available to Him. Working together with HIM. Hebrews 4:12 (NKJV) For the word of God is living and powerful, and sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing even to the division of soul and spirit, and of joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart. John 14:26 (NKJV) But the Helper, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in My name, He will teach you all things, and bring to your remembrance all things that I said to you. 2 Corinthians 10:3-5 (KJV) 3 For though we walk in the flesh, we do not war after the flesh: 4 (For the weapons of our warfare are not carnal, but mighty through God to the pulling down of strong holds;) 5 Casting down imaginations, and every high thing that exalteth itself against the knowledge of God, and bringing into captivity every thought to the obedience of Christ; Ephesians 4:27 (KJV) Neither give place to the devil.w
September 23, 2020 - STAND AGAINST STRIFE
SCRIPTURE BREAK STAND AGAINST STRIFE BY THE POWER OF GOD, you're not going to let anyone or anything steal your peace today (daily). Peace is important to your well-being. It will keep your body healthy and your relationships healthy. It will put you in a place where God can guide your steps and keep you from making mistakes. Take a stand against those little opportunities for strife. Don't let things irritate you, decide to overcome with God's help. Rebuke strife in the name of Jesus and resist it. Live in peace. STAND AGAINST STRIFE. Proverbs 10:12 (NKJV) Hatred stirs up strife, But love covers all sins. Ephesians 6:13-14 (NKJV) 13 Therefore take up the whole armor of God, that you may be able to withstand in the evil day, and having done all, to stand. 14 Stand therefore, having girded your waist with truth, having put on the breastplate of righteousness, Proverbs 17:4 (MSG) Evil people relish malicious conversation; the ears of liars itch for dirty gossip
September 22, 2020 - JOY
SCRIPTURE BREAK JOY Don't let anyone or anything steal your JOY today! We all face difficult times in life. We must do our best to maintain our joy. Our joy is the source of strength we have to get us through these tough times. We’re not joyous because of the situation. We have joy because we know and have an assurance that God’s Word will benefit us in the end. Don’t allow anybody to steal your joy. Nehemiah 8:10 Nehemiah said, “Go and enjoy choice food and sweet drinks, and send some to those who have nothing prepared. This day is sacred to our Lord. Do not grieve, for the joy of the LORD is your strength.” Psalm 34:8 (NLT) Taste and see that the Lord is good. Oh, the joys of those who take refuge in him! Psalm 37:4 (ERV) Enjoy serving the Lord, and he will give you whatever you ask for. Psalm 118:24 (ERV) This is the day the Lord has made. Let us rejoice and be happy today!
September 19, 2020 - TRUST GOD
SCRIPTURE BREAK TRUST GOD! Be encouraged child of God to fully hand something over to God and trust HIM to handle it. Consider an aspect of your life that you could really use God's help. Hand it to HIM in prayer. Let it go, and trust HIM, He is faithful to answer your prayer and show up BIG. Sometimes HE answers prayers in ways we didn't expect. And when HE intercedes on our behalf, trust that whatever answer HE provides is part of HIS plan for your life. Proverbs 3:5-6 (NKJV) 5 Trust in the Lord with all your heart, And lean not on your own understanding; 6 In all your ways acknowledge Him, And He shall direct your paths. Jeremiah 29:11 (NLT) For I know the plans I have for you,” says the Lord. “They are plans for good and not for disaster, to give you a future and a hope.
September 17, 2020 - SILENCE THE CRITICS
SCRIPTURE BREAK SILENCE THE CRITICS When people start talking about you and about being like Jesus, living the faith life, praying for people, laying hands on people, blessing people. Just continue doing what God has called you to do. The devil wants you to get wrapped up in all the criticism so he can distract you and get your mind off what you're to do. Give no place to the devil. Silence the critics by not arguing with them or defending yourself. Stay quiet and continue the good works God has called you to do. When all their foolish words are gone. You will still be standing strong in HIM. 1 Peter 2:15-16 (ERV) 15 When you do good, you stop ignorant people from saying foolish things about you. This is what God wants. 16 Live like free people, but don’t use your freedom as an excuse to do evil. Live as those who are serving God. Ephesians 4:27 (KJV) Neither give place to the devil. Ephesians 6:13-14 (NKJV) 13 Therefore take up the whole armor of God, that you may be able to withstand in the evil day, and having done all, to stand. 14 Stand therefore, having girded your waist with truth, having put on the breastplate of righteousness,
September 16, 2020 - IN HIM
SCRIPTURE BREAK IN HIM Take your placed In Him! Spend time with Him in the Word. You will discover who's you are and who you are in Him. You will know the power outflow from Him. You'll develop faith and Joy. You'll start developing God's own characteristics. Imitate Him. Clothe yourself with Him! You can freely give what God has freely given you. Let Him flow out of you to others. Submit yourself to Him and resist the devil. Learn to take your place in Him and put the devil on the run. Philippians 3:10 (NKJV) That I may know Him and the power of His resurrection, and the fellowship of His sufferings, being conformed to His death, Romans 13:14 (NLT) Instead, clothe yourself with the presence of the Lord Jesus Christ. And don’t let yourself think about ways to indulge your evil desires. James 4:7 (NKJV) Therefore submit to God. Resist the devil and he will flee from you.
September 15, 2020 - DON'T GROW WEARY
SCRIPTURE BREAK DON'T GROW WEARY Don't grow weary! It's normal to be tired and even exhausted. Jesus set Himself apart to pray and to rest, and He told His disciples to do the same. It's OK to rest. Just don't allow yourself to grow weary in doing good. There is a difference. Rest will cure your fatigue, but a weary heart is dangerous to your destiny. Ask the Lord for the spiritual strength you need to keep fighting the good fight of faith. Galatians 6:9 (NKJV) And let us not grow weary while doing good, for in due season we shall reap if we do not lose heart. 2 Thessalonians 3:13 But as for you, brethren, do not grow weary of doing good. Jeremiah 31:25 (NLT) For I have given rest to the weary and joy to the sorrowing.” Isaiah 40:31 NKJV) But those who wait on the Lord Shall renew their strength; They shall mount up with wings like eagles, They shall run and not be weary, They shall walk and not faint.
September 14, 2020 - PLEASE HIM
SCRIPTURE BREAK PLEASE HIM Choose to please Him. Stop dreading the worldly race, and the rat race! Decide daily to glorify Jesus in your home, your work, your school, your church and everywhere. Wherever HE places you, remember that you are serving Him, and He will reward you for your diligence and faithfulness. Do everything as you would do it for HIM, and you will find joy even in the most common tasks. Big or small. Decide by your will to rejoice, to walk in peace, and to demonstrate HIS love and compassion. You are salt and light. HE is with you to empower you to walk in a manner worthy of your calling. Imitate Him. Choose to please Him. Colossians 3:23-24 (NKJV) 23 And whatever you do, do it heartily, as to the Lord and not to men, 24 knowing that from the Lord you will receive the reward of the inheritance; for[a] you serve the Lord Christ. Ephesians 6:7 (NKJV) With goodwill doing service, as to the Lord, and not to men, Hebrews 6:10 (NKJV) For God is not unjust to forget your work and labor of[a] love which you have shown toward His name, in that you have ministered to the saints, and do minister. Proverbs 22:29 (NKJV) Do you see a man who excels in his work? He will stand before kings; He will not stand before unknown men.
September 12, 2020 - SPEAK FAITH FILLED WORDS
SCRIPTURE BREAK SPEAK FAITH FILLED WORDS Speak faith filled words! If you want to start seeing the power of God manifest in your life, pay attention to the words you speak. If you're going to live a victorious life, you must speak faith filled words and declare what God says about your situation. You can do all things through Christ. No matter how unqualified you feel. Jesus promised to strengthen and enable you. Speak the word over your situation. Magnify God and not the problem/situation! Declare you're and overcomer through Him! Anyone can be positive when things are going well. But the way you respond when trouble comes will make or break you. What you say in the midst of your difficulties will have a direct impact on the outcome. Don't look at the facts of your situation. Look at the truth of God's Word. Declare His truth over your situation until the facts line up with His Word! Make this decision daily to speak faith filled words over your situation and live a victorious life. Mark 11:22-24 (NKJV) 22 So Jesus answered and said to them, “Have faith in God. 23 For assuredly, I say to you, whoever says to this mountain, ‘Be removed and be cast into the sea,’ and does not doubt in his heart, but believes that those things he says will be done, he will have whatever he says. 24 Therefore I say to you, whatever things you ask when you pray, believe that you receive them, and you will have them. Philippians 4:13 (NKJV) I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me. Ephesians 6:13 (NKJV) Therefore take up the whole armor of God, that you may be able to withstand in the evil day, and having done all, to stand. 1 Peter 5:7-8 (NKJV) 7 casting all your care upon Him, for He cares for you. 8 Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil walks about like a roaring lion, seeking whom he may devour.