Today's A New Day

REJOICE!!!! In It….

Today’s Word With Joel & Victoria Osteen – Get Your Fill

on May 16, 2016

TODAY’S SCRIPTURE:

“Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled.”
Matthew 5:6, NIV

TODAY’S WORD:

In the natural, what do you do when you’re hungry and just not sure what will satisfy you? You may try to think of what to eat, but maybe you’re not sure what will hit the spot. Spiritual hunger works the same way. You may feel a restlessness or unsettledness, but you can’t quite figure out what will satisfy you. You may try to fill that need with other things—food, addictions, people—but only God can fill that hunger.

Today’s verse tells us what will fill the hunger in our souls—righteousness. When you hunger and thirst for righteousness, which is God’s way of doing things, you will be spiritually satisfied. But just like you have to take time to eat in the natural, you have to take time to “eat” or partake of God’s righteousness.

Take time every day and devote it to the Lord with prayer, worship and the study of His Word. Stay in fellowship with other believers by attending church regularly. As you focus your hunger on God’s righteousness, you will be filled and live satisfied in Him all the days of your life.

PRAYER FOR TODAY:

“Father, thank You for the promise to fill my hunger. I open my heart to You and ask that You draw me by Your Spirit. Teach me to walk in Your ways of righteousness that I may honor You and be satisfied all the days of my life. I bless You always in Jesus’ name. Amen.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: