A Thought for the Day

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ATFTD is a 30-60 second devotional phone message sent by Pastor Barry every Monday – Friday. The written version is posted below. Join the 90+ people in seven different states who get the audio version sent to their phone at no cost! A new inspirational, devotional message is sent each week day at approximately 8:00 a.m. (Hawaii Pacific Time). Email us your name & phone #, or call (808) 521-4708 to sign-up. ATFTD Testimonials:
– “…Thought for the Day messages have been so much appreciated. They have been so encouraging and have helped me through some challenging times…” – Kay, Honolulu
– “Thank you for the daily devotionals… You say a lot in a short time. Thanks for your excellent words and creativity, I enjoy and appreciate them.” – Carolyn, California
– “I love hearing your Thought for the Day every morning.” – Ramona, Colorado

12/9/19 GOD’S GIFT TO THE WORLD IS THE LIFE-GIVING SAVIOR

by Barry Lovett

“[Mary] brought forth her firstborn Son, and wrapped in swaddling cloths, and laid Him in a manger.” Luke 2:7. God the Father, because of love, sent a gift to this world 2,000 years ago.  Jesus was wrapped in swaddling cloth and laid in a manger. Shepherds rushed to see Him and then couldn’t help but share […]

12/5/19 SATAN MAY WIN SOME BATTLES, BUT HE WILL NOT WIN THE WAR

by Barry Lovett

“Having disarmed principalities and powers, He made a public spectacle of them, triumphing over them.” Colossians 2:15. The Bible clearly acknowledges the presence of invisible but very real spiritual beings, and powers.  In Ephesians 6:11-12, Paul declared that our primary warfare is against an army of rebellious angels headed by Satan. The bad news is that […]

12/4/19 THE MORE TEACHABLE WE ARE, THE MORE MATURE WE WILL BECOME

by Barry Lovett

“I have learned in whatever state I am, to be content.” Philippians 4:11. Following Jesus is a lifelong learning process.  We are not spiritually mature the day we are saved. We grow in faith as we allow God through His Word and the Holy Spirit to empower us to serve Him.  Through hardship, Paul learned to serve […]

12/3/19 TO LIVE IS CHRIST; TO DIE IS GAIN

by Barry Lovett

“They shall still bear fruit in old age; they shall be fresh and flourishing.” Psalm 92:14. If you are still young and energetic, you may find it difficult to sympathize with the feelings that afflict many older people. Aging often brings with it pain and loss.  No matter where we are on the heavenward pilgrimage, if […]