Day 16 of 16: The End

September 9, 2015 Focus: Leave It to God Sixteen trying but very rewarding days have passed! My conclusion is this….LEAVE IT ALL TO GOD.  I must admit that I am a bit disappointed in myself because of how I did things and for giving up other things but I am now more experienced than before….

Day 15: Have Thine Own Way

September 8, 2015 Focus: Have Thine Own Way Song: Have thine own way, Lord. Have thine own way. Thou art the Potter, I am the clay. Mold me and make me after Thy will, While I am waiting, yielded and still. I literally had to use this song for today. While doing my morning prayer…

Day 14: Recap of Previous Days

September 7, 2015 Focus: Recap of Previous Days What can I say about the past few days? It has been an educational crash-course in consecration and being used by God. I have seen some things about myself being revealed and I am learning how to change how certain factors affect me. Challenges: Honestly, writing the…

Day 13: The Quickening Spirit

September 6, 2015 Focus: The Quickening Spirit 1 Corinthians 15: 45 “And so it is written, The first man Adam was made a living soul; the last Adam was made a quickening spirit.” This Spirit gives life.  He restores, renews, and even refreshes. Reflection: I had a lovely service at church today. The worship was…

Day 12: Rest Day

September 5, 2015 Focus: Rest Day I call this a rest day because sometimes, we all just need to do nothing. I’m not talking idling. I just mean that after having a busy week, and feeling tired and drained, one should just relax. Reflection: This was a good day. I got to relax and regain…

Day 11: If You Can Use Anything Lord…….Use Me

September 4, 2015 Focus: If You Can Use Anything Lord…….Use Me “Here I am, Lord. I am Yours; do with me as You please.” “I hope I like what You choose, Lord, but if I don’t, Your will be done and not mine.” ~ Retrieved from Joyce Meyer Ministries’ Promises for Daily Living Prayer: Righteous…

Day 10: The Hand of the Lord is Upon Me

September 3, 2015 Focus: The Hand of the Lord is Upon Me Isaiah 41: 20 “That they may see, and know, and consider, and understand together, that the hand of the Lord hath done this, and the Holy One of Israel hath created it.” Reflection: As I see God using me more during this period, I…

Day 9: He Understands Our Aches and Pains

September 2, 2015 Focus: Song ~ He understands every little bit of heartache and pain The song is by the Grace Thrillers, I however cannot find it online.  The lyrics, that I remember, are as follows: “He understands every little bit of heartache and pain Every time I call on His name, every time I cry,…

Day 8: Repentance – Removing the Rubbish

September 1, 2015 Focus: Repentance ~ Removing the Rubbish The night before today, I had failed to keep up my standards set for this consecration. So today, I focus on repentance and removing the rubbish. If I have garbage in my home and I clean the house, but refuse to empty the bin, no matter…

Day 7: For He Alone is Worthy

August 31, 2015 Focus: For He Alone is Worthy Reflection: God deserves all the praise, glory AND attention. I have to be honest, I failed to do this today. I disregarded his worthiness. Instead, I heeded to temptation by allowing myself to be drawn away by my lusting. I did the one thing that I…

Day 6: Worship Him

August 30, 2015 Focus: Worship Him Psalm 34: 3-4 “O magnify the Lord with me, and let us exalt his name together.  I sought the Lord, and he heard me, and delivered me from all my fears.”  Reflection: I woke on Sunday morning, worried about a particular situation. I was experiencing some inner conflict. The…

Day 5: Search Me

August 29, 2015 Focus: Search Me Results of a self-examination: I will be more determined I will be less aggressive and feisty I won’t answer people when they tease me, and I’ll try not to respond harshly to foolish questions or statements. Reflection: The psalm/song says, “search me, oh Lord, and now my thoughts. See…