Natasha’s Daily Scripture, Prayer, and Reflection for 10.3.17

Note: This message was originally shared by me on October 2, 2010.

Scripture

Therefore I remind you to stir up the gift of God which is in you. For God has not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.

2 Timothy 1:6-7

Pray
Father thank You for Your priceless gifts. I will use the power, love, and mind You have given me to do good in Your name. I will do so without fear, arrogance, or a sense of entitlement or superiority. I honor and love You all the days of my life. Amen.

Reflection 
We are fully equipped with everything we need. God has provided an endless supply of tools and gifts to be used to build His Kingdom; to spread His love and grace; to restore dignity, hope and honor to those who are struggling most; and to put (and keep) in check those who have strayed, and believe these gifts to be theirs to do whatever they please; even if that means harming others in the process.

Let us not walk in fear, because that is not a quality or gift of God. Let us remember our roles as His servants, stewards…His children; that we always honor and obey Him. Use your gifts that you were born with to heal, help, and uplift God’s children. Starting today!

Love,

Natasha

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Natasha’s Daily Scripture, Prayer, and Reflection for 3.31.14

What can I say, the title of today’s message from Joel and Victoria Osteen speaks volumes…enjoy!

~Natasha

Stir Up Your Dreams

TODAY’S SCRIPTURE
“Therefore I remind you to stir up the gift of God which is in you…”
(2 Timothy 1:6, NKJV)

TODAY’S WORD from Joel and Victoria
Do you need some freshness in your life today? It’s probably time to stir up what God has placed on the inside of you. It’s time to stir up those gifts, stir up those dreams, stir up those talents inside. Start stretching yourself. This doesn’t just mean making New Year’s resolutions; this means tapping into the destiny God has placed in your heart.

Scripture tells us that without vision, people perish. If you don’t have a dream, you’re not really living the way God intends; you’re merely existing. Maybe at one time you had a dream, but you went through some disappointments or setbacks. Things didn’t turn out the way you planned. But here’s a key: when one dream dies, dream another dream. Just because it didn’t work out the way you had it planned doesn’t mean that God doesn’t have another plan. You cannot allow one disappointment or even a series of disappointments to convince you that your dream is over. It’s time to dig your heels in and hold on to the promises in your heart. As you stir up those God-given dreams and desires, He’ll pour out His favor and blessings and fulfill every desire in your heart!

A PRAYER FOR TODAY
Father, I come humbly to You. I give You my past, my disappointments, my brokenness. I choose forgiveness and peace. Fill me with Your hope and expectation as You fulfill the dreams and desires that You have placed within me in Jesus’ name. Amen.
— Joel & Victoria Osteen

Questions of the Day
1. What dreams have you put on hold that you would love to pursue?

2. Are you willing to take the next step to stir up your dreams and pursue them?

Feel free to share your answers, prayers, comments, and reflections in the comment section below. You can also send me an email at: breakingbreadwithnatasha@gmail.com

Please also feel free to share this post with others. We’re never quite sure who needs to hear and see what, and when! It would be awesome if whenever you run across a prayer, message, or scripture that moves you, you would kindly share it with the rest of us. You can post it on this blog or send me an email.

Today is Monday, and the last day of March, so dream big!

Love always,
Natasha

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Natasha’s Daily Scripture, Prayer, and Reflection for 1.14.14

Natasha’s Daily Scripture, Prayer, and Reflection for 1.14.14
 
 Wow. Wow. Wow. I hope that the message and prayer (below) written by Joel and Victoria Osteen stirs you up and reawakens you to the unlimited possibilities awaiting you in the world!
 
 Love you all,
 
 Natasha
 
 Stir Up Your Dreams
 
 TODAY’S SCRIPTURE
 “Therefore I remind you to stir up the gift of God which is in you…”
 
 2 Timothy 1:6, NKJV
 
 TODAY’S WORD from Joel and Victoria
 
 Do you need some freshness in your life today? It’s probably time to stir up what God has placed on the inside of you. It’s time to stir up those gifts, stir up those dreams, stir up those talents inside. Start stretching yourself. This doesn’t just mean making New Year’s resolutions; this means tapping into the destiny God has placed in your heart.
 
 Scripture tells us that without vision, people perish. If you don’t have a dream, you’re not really living the way God intends; you’re merely existing. Maybe at one time you had a dream, but you went through some disappointments or setbacks. Things didn’t turn out the way you planned.
 
 But here’s a key: when one dream dies, dream another dream. Just because it didn’t work out the way you had it planned doesn’t mean that God doesn’t have another plan. You cannot allow one disappointment or even a series of disappointments to convince you that your dream is over. It’s time to dig your heels in and hold on to the promises in your heart.
 
 As you stir up those God-given dreams and desires, He’ll pour out His favor and blessings and fulfill every desire in your heart!
 
 
 A PRAYER FOR TODAY
 Father, I come humbly to You. I give You my past, my disappointments, my brokenness. I choose forgiveness and peace. Fill me with Your hope and expectation as You fulfill the dreams and desires that You have placed within me in Jesus’ name. Amen.
 — Joel & Victoria Osteen
 
 
 Copyright 2014. Natasha Foreman Bryant. Some Rights Reserved. All Prayers and Reflections are Copyright Protected by Natasha Foreman Bryant, unless otherwise noted.
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