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The Gift of Today

  • They traveled from Mount Hor by the way to the Red Sea to go around the land of Edom. The soul of the people was very discouraged because of the journey. The people spoke against God and against Moses: "Why have you brought us up out of Egypt to die in the wilderness? For there is no bread, there is no water, and our soul loathes this disgusting food!" Numbers 21:4'5 WEB.

    The Israelites slowly marched towards the promised land. It was only an eleven-day journey, according to Deuteronomy 1:2. However, it took them forty years because of their bad attitudes and disobedience. They were continually grumbling things like, "I am thirsty!", "Where is the food" and "Are we there yet?"

    When God did provide food for them, they hated it. They despised manna, the bread from heaven! Numbers 11:6 tells us: "but now our whole being is dried up; there is nothing at all except this manna before our eyes!"

    While they were busy complaining, God led them around and around the same mountain until they all perished. The complainers never entered the promised land, for all died in the wilderness. Their children were allowed to go there later with Joshua and Caleb.

    It is human nature to want to get where we are going. We set out to go somewhere and just want to get there. We are always looking at tomorrow: When the weekend comes, we are going to' When our vacation comes, we are going to' When we retire, we are going to' We are often so focused on the future that we ignore what is happening around us today.

    Remember this: Your life is happening now while you are on this journey. Your attitude and how you react to events will determine how long it takes you to reach your goals. Delight yourself in the Lord, and then He will give you the desires of your heart. Enjoy this day while it is still today, lighten up and laugh a little. Keep a positive attitude. Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, but today is a gift. That is why it is called the present.

    Prayer: Heavenly Father, I thank You so much for the food You have provided me. I appreciate it. Thank You for all that You do for me. Thank You that I am still breathing today. I am not ashamed to say that my help comes from You, Lord. I am truly grateful. In the name of Jesus Christ, I pray. Amen!

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Debi Burton
Debi Burton Heavenly Father, I thank You so much for the food You have provided me. I appreciate it. Thank You for all that You do for me. Thank You that I am still breathing today. I am not ashamed to say that my help comes from You, Lord. I am truly grateful. In the name of Jesus Christ, I pray. Amen! ❤️
Aug 7
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Bella Colliander
Bella Collianderedited: Aug 7

Father, I am so very grateful for the gift of another day.  You are continually blessing me and I love you for it.  Help me to keep focused on you Lord and keep my path straigth. In Jesus name, amen.  

Aug 7
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Candy Laventure
Candy Laventure

Amen!

Aug 7
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David Krull
David Krull

Amen. Thank you for this day. Everything You put before me for me. He,p me w my attitude as I deal with an angry contentious wife. Help me walk in love reguardless if my circumstances. Jesus You are Lord of my life. In Jesus Name.

Aug 7
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Dave and Sue Earlywine
Dave and Sue Earlywine

Amen 

Aug 7
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Wanda Pennington
Wanda Pennington

Heavenly Father I am not ashamed to say my help comes from You. Thank you for everything,  I am grateful.  In Jesus Name I pray, Amen 

Aug 7
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Scott Riegelmann
Scott Riegelmann

Amen Thank you Father for all my blessings

Aug 7
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Celeste Strenn
Celeste Strenn

Amen 

Aug 7
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Yvette York
Yvette York

Amen Thank You Father For Everything You Have Giving Me And Family And Friends Good Morning Everyone Have A Bless Sunday 

Aug 7
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Cindy Holcomb
Cindy Holcomb

Amen, thank you for today Lord.

Aug 7
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Dana Rozell
Dana Rozell

Amen! Thank You Father God

Aug 7
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Marisa Jackson
Marisa Jackson

Thank you Dear Father in Heaven for allowing me to see another glorius day and to be able to see ALL of the beauty that you show me each day!  In your precious Sons name I pray, Amen!! Allelulia!! Amen!!

May everyone have a beautiful day and a blessed week!!

Aug 7
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Liesel  aka  Lisa Wardle
Liesel aka Lisa Wardle

Amen and Amen. Marisa, joining you in giving thanks to our Lord and God!!! Blessings (h5)

Aug 7
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Liesel  aka  Lisa Wardle
Liesel aka Lisa Wardle

AMEN and AMEN!!! "This is the day that the LORD has made, let us rejoice and be glad in it" singing His praises!

Aug 7
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Sharon Leonard
Sharon Leonard

AMEN. !

XO

SHARON

Aug 7
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Vicki Stone
Vicki Stone

So True, Amen!!

Aug 7
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Brenda F
Brenda F

Amen

Aug 7
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Schalk  de Beer
Schalk de Beer

Yes, amen Lord. 

Aug 7
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Kevin  Moore
Kevin Moore

Thankyou father for today, and for all that you do for me,  I'm sorry father the things I say at times and for my actions,  Lord please help me becomes the man you intended me to be,  please help me not to only read your word but to meditate on your word as well,  and to memorise scripture in good times and difficult times, I love you father,  in Jesus name, Amen

Aug 7
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David Fabillaran
David Fabillaran

Amen and amen Lord Jesus!

Aug 7
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Mari Kaufmann
Mari Kaufmann

Thank you God. Amen 

Aug 7
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Richard Mondello
Richard Mondello

In Lord Yeshua's name we pray, Amen. 

Aug 8
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Marilyn Salter
Marilyn Salter

Lord I pray that I live each day to the fullest. I pray that I put my full trust in you to take care of tomorrow. Please help me to live my life the way you intend. Help me to be the woman I am meant to be.

Aug 8
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Christine Scalise
Christine Scaliseedited: Aug 8

This truly hit home for me today. I am Celiac and dealing with no gluten has been hard. Now I need to restrict even more because of Silent Reflux and a digestive disorder. I have been crying (literally) because it seems there's not much I can eat. I'm learning to be very thankful for what I can eat. I will NOT complain about the manna You provide me daily Lord. I will also try to find something to laugh about in the midst of this. Thank you for taking good care of me.

Aug 8
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Wesley Paulus
Wesley Paulus

Amen! 

Aug 8