By Thomas Freiling
Might be no different American president is as respected as Abraham Lincoln, whose robust religion and ethical braveness encouraged a state, and whose undying phrases of good judgment proceed to persuade women and men this day.
In Abraham Lincoln's day-by-day Treasure, readers will locate day-by-day devotional choices in numerous topic issues. every one devotion contains Scripture, a devotional notion, a non secular or inspirational quote from Lincoln or a similar truth approximately his lifestyles, and take-away for private program. This special devotional is equipped round the Believer's day-by-day Treasure, a ebook Lincoln used to be given in 1847 upon the demise of his son and that he carried with him constantly. Lincoln usually quoted from the Believer's day-by-day Treasure in his addresses to the kingdom and incorporated snippets from it in his letters. He additionally learn from it for private power throughout the Civil War.
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When Joshua thanked the president many years later, Lincoln refused to take the credit. ” Lincoln was humble enough to know that the sovereignty of God was undeniable. Do you give God enough credit? We sometimes take the credit for something that was really beyond our control. The next time someone thanks you, try turning the thanks over to God, who makes all things possible. You’ll be surprised at how others respond to your modest reply. Week 7 Day 3 The Problem with Advice That ye may walk honestly toward them that are without, and that ye may have lack of nothing.
It’s bigger houses, promotions, and new cars. But the principles are the same. When you focus on giving, not getting, you find yourself a much happier and more content person. Week 1 Day 4 Keep Life Simple He that is faithful in that which is least is faithful also in much: and he that is unjust in the least is unjust also in much. Luke 16:10 Thy gifts are only then enjoy’d When used as talents lent; Those talents only well employ’d When in his service spent. Lincoln’s habits in the Oval Office were as simple as they were at his home in Illinois.
Like Lincoln, you can trust the spirit of compromise. Week 5 Day 2 Seek God’s Will I will bless the LORD, who hath given me counsel: my reins also instruct me in the night seasons. Psalm 16:7 Sure the Lord thus far has brought me, By his watchful tender care; Sure, ’tis he himself has taught me How to seek his face by prayer: After so much mercy past, Will he give me up at last? Seeking God’s will can be frustrating. It certainly was for Lincoln. ” When Lincoln was confronted by unusual circumstances, trials, or tribulations, he sought harder to understand what God was doing and why.