Author Archives: Tom Raines

About Tom Raines

Husband, father and son who is a treasure hunter in the Word of God. Finding joy,strength and hope while affirming the characteristics and qualities God created for us and described for us in His Holy Scriptures.

Affirmation of God: LOVE.

Today’s Scripture: Galatians 5:14 ESV For the whole law is fulfilled in one word: “You shall love your neighbor as yourself.” One word sums up everything. Love, is it the one word you can focus on today? Do you have … Continue reading

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Affirmation of God: I choose God’s purpose.

Today’s Scripture: Job 42:2: “I know that you can do all things, and that no purpose of yours can be thwarted. When we say that we know the LORD can do all things do we believe it? Do we say … Continue reading

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Affirmation of God: I find my way in the Word.

Today’s Scripture: Psalms 1:6 ESV: for the LORD knows the way of the righteous, but the way of the wicked will perish. Please hang with me on this affirmation as it is not a direct extraction from the Holy Scriptures. … Continue reading

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Affirmation of God: The LORD Almighty is with me.

Today’s Scripture: Psalms 46:7 NIV: The LORD Almighty is with us; the God of Jacob is our fortress. Selah This Psalm is timeless and for all people of God. When natural and man made disasters and threats are upon us, … Continue reading

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Affirmation of God: I live on every word that comes from the mouth of God.

Today’s Scripture: Matthew 4:4 ESV: But he answered, “It is written, “‘Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that comes from the mouth of God.’” I have certainly found life in the Word of God but … Continue reading

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Affirmation of God: I desire the Father’s will over my own.

Today’s Scripture: Mark 14:36 ESV: And he said, “Abba, Father, all things are possible for you. Remove this cup from me. Yet not what I will, but what you will.” Our will, our flesh, can lead us contrary to God’s … Continue reading

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Affirmation of God: God is faithful.

Today’s Scripture: 1 Corinthians 10:13 ESV: No temptation has overtaken you that is not common to man. God is faithful, and he will not let you be tempted beyond your ability, but with the temptation he will also provide the … Continue reading

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Affirmation of God: I am doing exactly what the Father has commanded me to do

Today’s Scripture: John 14:31 GWT: However, I want the world to know that I love the Father and that I am doing exactly what the Father has commanded me to do. Get up! We have to leave.” Words are not … Continue reading

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Affirmation of God: In Jesus I find the fullness of God.

Today’s Scripture: Colossians 1:19 ESV: For in him all the fullness of God was pleased to dwell, I love Colossians 1. There are so many truths and promises of the power of God given to us. Here in these verses … Continue reading

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Affirmation of God: I have tasted the goodness of God.

Today’s Scripture: 1 Peter 2:3 ESV: if indeed you have tasted that the Lord is good. God was so good to send Jesus to us. If we long for feeding off the lessons of Jesus we get to taste the … Continue reading

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