I’m not sure what sparked the question, but as soon as it came to my mind, I immediately went back to my early days of trying to read the Scriptures, and how I viewed the Bible. It’s easy to remember. I can even remember my feelings of frustration as I tried to understand. I can recall putting the Bible up to my forehead and literally saying, “Why can’t I just absorb it all instantly?!”
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Dear Future Me,
I am writing this in the midst of a very difficult time in my life, because I’ve decided that I don’t want to forget.
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(Despite How Much I Try To Be)
I am more and more reminded of the simple fact that I am not God. And, specifically, that I am not invincible.
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What Does Your Heart And Mind Dwell On?
It’s easy to complain.
Right. (I can’t imagine there’s much disagreement about this. I would love to meet the person that has a difficult time complaining.)
It’s so easy to whine about something. And while I don’t want to take some issues lightly (goodness, sometimes we need to vent!), how often do you find yourself complaining? If you had to guess, how many times a day do you complain?
Continue reading 15 Complaints To 4 Prayers
“Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understand. In all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will make straight your paths.” Proverbs 3:5-6
“In God, whose word I praise, in God I trust; I shall not be afraid. What can flesh do to me? …In God I trust; I shall not be afraid. What can man do to me?” Psalm 56:4,11
“Trust in the Lord forever, for the Lord God is an everlasting rock.” Isaiah 26:4
Do you trust God?
Continue reading Trust in God: That Thing We Put On Pretty Cards, Say All The Time, But Don’t Do