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Previous Daily Encouragement

January 30, 2021 · Bob Gass

Go back to Bethel! 

“Jacob named the place Bethel.” Genesis 35:15 NLT 

What should you do when you’re discouraged and afraid you’ve lost your way? That’s the question Jacob was facing. And when he turned his heart toward God, here is the answer he got: “‘Go up to Bethel…build an altar there to God, who appeared to Read More + Listen to Audio Clip

January 29, 2021 · Bob Gass

Don’t spread discouragement 

“So they spread this bad report.” Numbers 13:32 NLT 

Discouragement caused the Israelites to doubt God’s promise, give up their dream, and die in the wilderness. Ironically, they were only several days’ journey from the Promised Land! How did it happen? After spending forty days in Canaan, a land of such fruitfulness that it Read More + Listen to Audio Clip

January 28, 2021 · Bob Gass

The gift of encouragement 

“If your gift is…to encourage, then give encouragement.” Romans 12:6, 8 NIV 

Did you know that there’s such a thing as “the gift of encouragement”? There is! The Bible says, “We have different gifts, according to the grace given to each of us. If your gift is…to encourage, then give encouragement.” And you don’t have to be Read More + Listen to Audio Clip

January 27, 2021 · Bob Gass

You “must” love yourself 

“Love…yourself.” Matthew 22:39 NLT 

When God saves you, He positions you “in Christ.” From that moment on, He views you as being righteous. Not because of your “own righteousness…but that which is through faith in Christ, the righteousness which comes from God” (Philippians 3:9 NKJV). When you are growing Read More + Listen to Audio Clip

January 26, 2021 · Bob Gass

Finding purpose in your work 

“God placed the man in the Garden of Eden…to…care for it.” Genesis 2:15 TLB 

First, God made a man. Then He made a garden and said to the man, “Care for it.” Perhaps you thought work came about as a result of the fall. It’s true, work took on a different meaning at that point, but it’s a mistake Read More + Listen to Audio Clip