Blessed is the one who does not walk in step with the wicked or stand in the way that sinners take or sit in the company of mockers, (vs 1) I am blessed by God when I choose to listen … Continue reading
Tag Archives: Blessed
God is waiting to walk you into your beautiful life. Already there? That’s awesome. Truly a gift. Some of us aren’t. We want to, but we can’t. Why? Because we are holding onto remnants of the past. Ashes. Broken pieces … Continue reading
Blessed By Trusting God
Do you see God walking on the sea with you.. Through all the waves and rolling thunder.. And splashes of rain.. Unconcerned and certain all is well? Even if you cannot see the seashore, nor know which way is … Continue reading
~~ You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies; ~~ What? I am safe with my enemies? Not only that, but I am feasting in front of them? You defend me and have the final … Continue reading
Delight yourself in the Lord, and He will give you the desires of your heart. Commit your way to the Lord; trust in Him, and He will act. He will bring forth your righteousness as the light, and hour justice … Continue reading
Rewards of Faithfulness
Obedience. Completely obeying what you know in your heart should be done. Even if it sounds nuts. If it goes against human logic. Ever pray about something? Yes, I know you have. Your answer comes and shockingly, you don’t like … Continue reading
His Perfect Ways
God is a good, good Father. Love that song. Except something in the song has always bothered me. Is He really perfect in all of His ways? Because when life goes down the toilet, it doesn’t seem so. I become … Continue reading
Anticipation or Expectation
Life is full of promise. Possibilities are brimming at every turn. Are you cheerfully anticipating God to work in your life, delivering His plan for your days? Or are you planning things yourself and expecting God to work your plan? … Continue reading
To regain. Recover. Exchange. God is our Redeemer. He exchanges our sinful selves for a pure soul worthy of heaven. Nothing we can do on our own merit. It’s through trusting in His saving grace. He redeems our souls, but … Continue reading
Jesus Loves Me
Jesus loves me this I know For the Bible tells me so Little ones to Him belong They are weak, but He is strong. Do you know Jesus loves you? Do you really know? He does. With everything He has, … Continue reading
Are you humbled that God whispers your name? That the Creator of ALL things even notices you? He does more than notice you. He crafted your very existence. He ordains your days. He allows you to experience life as He … Continue reading
Focusing on Jesus
And Peter answered Him, “Lord, if it is you, command me to come to you on the water.” He said, “Come.” So Peter got out of the boat and walked on the water and came to Jesus. But when he … Continue reading
Right Where You Are
He has you where He wants you. Jesus. He places us in spots where He can use us. Do you ever wonder why He chose this spot? I do. Sometimes things don’t make sense. Logically. But that’s not our job. … Continue reading
Your Precious Little Heart
Let not your hearts be troubled…. John 14:1a I find this funny. Funny like haha, yea, right. Oh wait – is God serious? How can I possibly ignore life’s troubles? Well, God didn’t say ignore life’s troubles… Just don’t let … Continue reading
Make a list of your blessings. I know you can, even if you are in the deep dark pit. Physically write them down. You’ll need to refer to the list often until you can remember them on your own. If … Continue reading
Sprinkles on Ice-cream
We were filled with laughter, and we sang for joy. And the other nations said, “What amazing things the Lord has done for them.” Psalm 126:2 Why not? Have sprinkles on your ice cream? It’s way funner. Ok, more fun. … Continue reading
Audience of One
“You are the God who sees me.” She also said, “Have I truly seen the One who sees me?” Genesis 16:13 Pulled the chicken out of the oven and assembled the many dinner plates. Peas, macaroni & cheese, and chicken … Continue reading
Rising From the Dead
I lift up my eyes to the hills. From where does my help come? My help comes from the Lord, who made heaven and earth. Psalm 121:1-2 Not literally rising from the dead. I’m talking about spirit crushed, gut wrenching … Continue reading
And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love Him, who have been called according to His purpose. Romans 8:28 God is sovereign. Over all things. The definition of sovereign includes these words: … Continue reading
Stuck at the Cross
(This guest post is my sweet daughter Linnea’s senior legacy paper) When thinking about how to sum up what I’ve learned in high school, I struggle to find the words. There’s so much I’ve learned. Really, there are like ten … Continue reading
God Is Bigger
Commit to the Lord whatever you do, and He will establish your plans. Proverbs 16:3 Way bigger. Than everything, big or small. Life changing things. Little annoyances. He’s bigger than the problems of today. What do I mean? God can … Continue reading
Need New Glasses?
For the Lord is good. His unfailing love continues forever, and His faithfulness continues to each generation. Psalm 100:5
How do you choose to view things in your life?
If you look at a challenge through worldly eyes, fear will be in control.
However, if you look at that same challenge through godly eyes, you’ll see an opportunity for God to use you.
For God’s hand to remain in control.
The challenge will become a blessing.
Choosing to let go of a child is a blessing?
Searching through piles of help wanted ads?
Choosing to love the unloving?
Yes. Because you know God is here.
God loves that child more than you and your part is to seek God’s will and obey.
He’ll find that job, give you HIs love for that unloving person, and anything else you ever need.
Blessing or curse?
Fear or faith?
Which eyes will you filter your life through?
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Remind me, God
I love The Lord, because He has heard my voice and my pleas for mercy. Because He inclined His ear to me, therefore I will call on Him as long as I live. Psalm 116:1-2 God hears our voice. Our … Continue reading
Blessings and Details
But blessed is the one who trusts in the Lord, whose confidence is in him. They will be like a tree planted by the water that sends out its roots by the stream. It does not fear when heat comes; … Continue reading
I will give thanks to you, O Lord, my God, with my whole heart, and I will glorify your name forever. Psalm 86:12 It’s easy to thank God when times are good. When life is smooth, it’s easy to raise … Continue reading
Details of Life
The Lord directs the steps of the godly. He delights in every detail of their lives. Psalm 37:23 God has blessed me in so many ways. Every time I turn around, He shows up. How? Where? Details. He’s in the … Continue reading
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