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

11/5/18 IT IS A GREAT THING TO DO A LITTLE THING WELL

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“And whatever you do, do it heartily, as to the Lord, and not unto men.” Colossians 3:23. To each believer God gives a special gift.  Centuries ago, God said to Moses, “What is that in our hand?” “Nothing but a rod,” he replied.  But it became the symbol of authority and power when used as […]

11/2/18 THE HIGHEST KIND OF GIVING COME FROM THE BOTTOM OF THE HEART

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“…so, let him give, not grudgingly, or of necessity; for God loves a cheerful giver.”  II Corinthians 9:7. Talking about giving is easy when you have little or nothing to give.  How often Christians sing heartily the words of that old hymn, “take my silver and my gold – not a mite would I withhold.”  […]

11/1/18 HAPPINESS OFTEN DEPENDS UPON THE QUALITY OF OUR THOUGHTS

by Barry Lovett
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“Then said Thomas…, Let us also go, that we may die with Him.” John 11:16. Thomas, a loyal follower of Jesus, had a mental attitude that made him respond to life in a negative way. When the Savior announced that He was going to Bethany where He would resurrect Lazarus, for example, Thomas expected the worst.  […]

10/30/18 THE BIBLE IS A “LOVE LETTER” TO YOU FROM GOD

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“I will delight myself in Thy commandments, which I have loved.” Psalm 119:47. The Bible is actually a beautiful “love letter “from God, and the writer of Psalm 119 admonishes us to delight in its message and to meditate upon its contents.  How sad that many Christians neglect it. Sadder still that countless lost souls […]