Starting Right

Starting Right

Starting Right is a 5 minute Day Starter to help keep you motivated, encouraged, and focused throughout your day. DannyMac is a pastor, teacher, motivational speaker, husband, and father. His years of leading and training people have given him vast experience in helping individuals to accomplish change in their lives and meet their goals. He can help you set the course for your day by offering practical advice from God's Word in a positive and fun way. There is no better way to begin your day than by Starting Right with DannyMac.

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August 9, 2022 5 min

Summer camps are still very popular.  Every year thousands of teenagers descend on hundreds of camps for a week or two of trying to break the rules.  
Today's story. is about Billy, and how his seven words changed the camp and the lives of many who attended that year.

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It is a regular part of a Pastor's job to pray for people when he is asked to.  However, how often do we pray for our pastor?  The stress on a pastor and his family can be enormous and today more and more pastors are leaving ministry because of their congregation's pressure and demands. 
Today we make a simple request.  Pray for your Pastor.  

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August 7, 2022 5 min

It can be easy for us to forget how blessed we really so today's Music Monday song is a reminder of how much God has blessed our lives.
The group, Cain, has released a second single from their 2021 album, Rise Up, and it is, I am Blessed.  Great reminder for us and a lot of fun to listen to.

Here is the youtube link to I'm So Blessed.                                   
https://youtu.be/Q4exKwB0WRk                              ...

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Welcome to the Friday Roundup where we will present a brief summary of each of our episodes from this week.  
Have a great weekend.  

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August 3, 2022 5 min

There are many problems and dangers in our world today.  It would be easy to understand why some might get frustrated and angry that God is not doing something to stop the evil and stop the things we know are wrong.  We wouldn't be the first ones to feel that way.  Back in the Old Testament, there was a prophet named Habakkuk.  He was frustrated that God allowed the evil in the world to flourish so he cried out to God, and God ...

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August 2, 2022 6 min

Dallas Theological Seminary is one of the premier Bible schools in the world.  But it almost closed the year it started.  The story of how it survived will inspire and encourage you today.

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August 1, 2022 4 min

Decisions are not always easy to make and sometimes even after we make the decision we second-guess ourselves wondering if we made a mistake. 
Today we look at some instructions from the Bible about how to make up our minds and be confident in our decisions. 

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July 31, 2022 5 min

Today we look at the wonderful song, TheTable, by Jonathan Traylor.  Released in 2021, it is a reminder that there is a place for all of us at God's table.  No matter what our past or our failures.  We are all invited to The Table.

Here is the youtube link to The Table                                            
https://youtu.be/nN7bsNPy2gs                                        

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Welcome to the Friday Roundup.  Here is our week in condensed form to encourage you and help you through your weekend.  Enjoy

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July 27, 2022 5 min

For a child without a family, being adopted becomes one of the greatest moments in their life.  Today we look at the story of AJ and how the news of his adoption affected him and then we look at what it means for us to know that we too have been adopted. 

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July 26, 2022 6 min

On our summer camping trip to a nearby lake, my family and I were setting up camp. When we were interrupted by the sight of a big black cat up the hill behind our campsite, looking down on us, watching every move we made.
There is much more to this story of the big black cat.  Check it out today.  

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July 25, 2022 5 min

Today's episode is about some of the powerful names of God that we see in the Old Testament, beginning with God's declaration to Moses that He is the, 'I AM.'

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July 24, 2022 5 min

It is Music Monday, which means we will look at some Christian music.  Today's song is a relatively new one to me, although it was released in 2021.  It is called, I Belong to Jesus.  
I think you will enjoy this song.  It is a powerful declaration of who God is and how our relationship with Him works.  

Here is the youtube link to "I belong to Jesus".                  
https://youtu.be/hgRxjHLRfw0                         ...

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Welcome to the Friday Roundup.  Today's episode is a summary of our episodes from this week.  We hope that you will be encouraged as you begin your weekend.

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July 20, 2022 5 min

Three young men were taken as captives for "re-education" by the King of Babylon, they faced the ultimate test of what they really believed and it wound up changing the entire nation.  

Originally Broadcast April 28, 2021 as "Heartburn"

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July 19, 2022 5 min

When we do something nice for someone, we don't concern ourselves with how we might be paid back.  And that is a good thing.  In today's story, we see how a simple act of kindness by a young lady was paid back with more extraordinary kindness than she could ever have imagined. 

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July 18, 2022 5 min

No one likes to be criticized and yet there are many people who are far too willing to do it.  In fact it seems that there are some professional criticizers amongst us.  Today we talk about how to handle the criticisms and how to make sure that we do not fall into the criticism trap.

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July 17, 2022 5 min

Welcome to Music Monday where we feature the 1923 hymn, Great is Thy Faithfulness.  Written in 1923 by Thomas Chisholm this hymn has reminded millions of people we will find new mercies from God every morning and He will always be faithful to keep His promises. 
Enjoy this great hymn of the church.

Here is the youtube link to Great is Thy Faithfulness.                      
https://youtu.be/NT0HcAr9aeI                                 ...

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Welcome to the Friday Roundup.  Today's episode is a review of each of our episodes this week.  Have a great weekend.

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July 13, 2022 5 min

Being born to a single mother and growing up in East Tennessee during the 1950's young Ben experienced the rejection and gossip of the locals.  It wasn't until a new preacher came to town that he finally found out whose child he was and it changed his life.

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