Skip to comments.Today's Word with Joel Osteen - February 18, 2013 [Devotional]
Posted on 02/18/2013 3:38:25 AM PST by Vision
I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well. (Psalm 139:14, NIV)
Today's Word from Joel and Victoria
Im Gods masterpiece. Im wonderfully made. Im talented. Im original. God has given me everything that I need. Thats what David was saying in Psalm 139. He praised God for making him in an amazing way and declared that what God had done was wonderful. Is that how you started your day?
Most people think they are being humble by putting themselves down. They say, Oh, Im not that talented. It was no big deal. But really, we should be bold like David and say, Im amazing. Im a masterpiece. God made me and He doesnt make junk! I am equipped, I am empowered, and I am amazing!
Today, make the decision to stop putting yourself down; stop focusing on your flaws and comparing yourself to others. Your Creator says you are a masterpiece. Its time to get in agreement with God and realize how much He loves you. Its time to realize how special you are. Make the shift by changing your words and start by saying what David said!
A Prayer for Today
Father, I do praise You because I am fearfully and wonderfully made. Thank You for equipping me for every good word. Thank You for showing me Your love in a new way as I keep my heart and mind focused on You in Jesus name. Amen.
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