Promise of the Day: Oh, the Possibilities!

Blessings! Today’s Promise is Mark 10:27 NKJV: “But Jesus looked at them and said, ‘With men it is impossible, but not with God; for with God all things are possible.’” Devotion: Our minds can’t even imagine a fraction of the potential God created in us. But, through Christ, we have access to our Creator, Who […]
By : Rebecca Olmstead | Jul 20, 2024

Promise of the Day: Keeping the Peace

Blessings! Today’s Promise is Proverbs 15:1 NKJV: “A soft answer turns away wrath, But a harsh word stirs up anger.” Devotion: A quick tongue is driven by pride, and pride robs us of the blessings God has for us and those we talk to. Whether it’s in person–or on line. The enemy loves this: strife, […]
By : Rebecca Olmstead | Jul 19, 2024

Promise of the Day: My Hiding Place

Blessings! Today’s Promise is Psalm 32:7 NKJV: “You are my hiding place; You shall preserve me from trouble; You shall surround me with songs of deliverance.”   Devotion: This promise reminds me of Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-Nego in the fiery furnace. Flames roared and raged around them, sucking the oxygen from the air and consuming […]
By : Rebecca Olmstead | Jul 18, 2024

Promise of the Day: Sheep or Goat?

Blessings! Today’s Promise is Matthew 25:34 CJB: “Then the King will say to those on his right, ‘Come, you whom my Father has blessed, take your inheritance, the Kingdom prepared for you from the founding of the world.'” Devotion: What a beautiful picture! Jesus is talking here about His glorious return, when He will separate […]
By : Rebecca Olmstead | Jul 17, 2024

Promise of the Day: O My Soul!

Blessings! Today’s Promise is Psalm 103:1-3 NKJV: “Bless the Lord, O my soul; And all that is within me, bless His holy name! Bless the Lord, O my soul, And forget not all His benefits: Who forgives all your iniquities, Who heals all your diseases.” Devotion: Even as I write this promise, my body is wracked with pain. Some […]
By : Rebecca Olmstead | Jul 16, 2024

Promise of the Day: Best Award Ever!

Blessings! Today’s Promise is 2 Timothy 4:8 CJB: “All that awaits me now is the crown of righteousness which the Lord, “the Righteous Judge,” will award to me on that Day — and not only to me, but also to all who have longed for him to appear.” Devotion: I’ve actually seen my crown on […]
By : Rebecca Olmstead | Jul 15, 2024

Promise of the Day: It’s All About Grace

Blessings! Today’s Promise is Romans 3:24 CJB: “By God’s grace, without earning it, all are granted the status of being considered righteous before him, through the act redeeming us from our enslavement to sin that was accomplished by the Messiah Yeshua.” Devotion: Paul speaks in the previous verses of how the only power the Law […]
By : Rebecca Olmstead | Jul 14, 2024

Promise of the Day: Listen!

Blessings! Today’s Promise is Psalm 85:8 CJB: “I am listening. What will God, Adonai, say? For he will speak peace to his people, to his holy ones — but only if they don’t relapse into folly.” Devotion: “I will hear.” People come to me or write wanting to know how they can hear God’s voice. But, […]
By : Rebecca Olmstead | Jul 13, 2024

Promise of the Day: Rock of Ages

Blessings! Today’s Promise is Isaiah 46:11 NIV: “From the east I summon a bird of prey; from a far-off land, a man to fulfill my purpose. What I have said, that I will bring about; what I have planned, that I will do.” Devotion: It doesn’t get much clearer than that, does it? Our God […]
By : Rebecca Olmstead | Jul 12, 2024

Promise of the Day: Far More!

Blessings! Today’s Promise is Luke 11:28 CJB: “But he said, ‘Far more blessed are those who hear the word of God and obey it!’” Devotion: Jesus spoke these words to a woman who had just declared how blessed Mary, Jesus’ mother was. Even the angel, Gabriel, called Mary “blessed among women.” Mary’s cousin, Elizabeth, made […]
By : Rebecca Olmstead | Jul 11, 2024

Promise of the Day: Basic Training

Blessings! Today’s Promise is Deuteronomy 8:3 NKJV: “So He humbled you, allowed you to hunger, and fed you with manna which you did not know nor did your fathers know, that He might make you know that man shall not live by bread alone; but man lives by every word that proceeds from the mouth […]
By : Rebecca Olmstead | Jul 10, 2024

Promise of the Day: Seek and You Will Find

Blessings! Today’s Promise is 2 Chronicles 15:2 NKJV: “The Lord is with you while you are with Him. If you seek Him, He will be found by you; but if you forsake Him, He will forsake you.” Devotion: This Word was spoken by the very Spirit of God. When things get rough, people often ask, […]
By : Rebecca Olmstead | Jul 9, 2024