Look what they're doing to address homelessness in Houston.

“Pessimism leads to weakness, optimism to power.”

~William James
God loved us, and through his grace he gave us a good hope and encouragement that continues forever.

God loves those who need him most, who rely on him, depend on him and trust him in everything. Little he cares whether you've been as pure as John or as sinful as Mary Magdelene. All that matters is your trust in him.

Source: Everyday Blessings by Max Lucado
The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us.
JOHN 1:14

The one to whom we pray knows our feelings. He knows temptation. He has felt discouraged. He has been hungry and sleepy and tired. He nods in understanding when we pray in anger. He smiles when we confess our weariness. He, too, knew the drone of the humdrum and the weariness that comes with long days. God became flesh and dwelt among us.

Source: Everyday Blessings by Max Lucado
Nothing can add more power to your life than concentrating all of your energies on a limited set of targets.

~Nido Qubein
Surely he took up our infirmities and carried our sorrows.

Why did Jesus live on earth as long as he did? Why not step into our world just long enough to die for our sins and then leave? Why not a sinless year or week? Why did He have to live a life? To take on our sins is one thing, but to take on our sunburns, our sore throats? To experience death, yes - but to put up with life? To put up with long roads, long days and short tempers? Why did he do it?

Because he wants you to trust Him.

Source: Everyday Blessings by Max Lucado
Create in me a new heart, O God.
PSALM 51:10

Ever blamed your plight on Washington? (If they lowered the tax rates, my business would work.) Inculpated your family from your failure? (Mom always liked my sister more.) Consider the prayer of David: "Create in me a new heart, O God."

Real change is an inside job. You might alter things a day or two with money and systems, but the heart of the matter is and always will be, the matter of the heart.

Source: Everyday Blessings by Max Lucado
This is my command: Love each other.
JOHN 15:17

Resentment is when you let your hurt become hate. Resentment is when you allow what is eating you to eat you up. Resentment is when you poke, stoke, feed, and fan the fire, stirring the flames and reliving the pain.

Revenge is the raging fire. Bitterness is the trap that snares. And mercy is the choice that can set them all free.

Source: Everyday Blessings by Max Lucado

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