May the God of hope fill you with all the joy and peace as you trust in Him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.— Romans 15:13 Today is super busy…seeking peace. Blessings. Advertisements
I live in Northwest Florida. The panhandle of Florida. On the Emerald Coast. A lot of people call it South Alabama. We are 7 hours away from Orlando, and 10 hours away from Miami (depending on traffic). Hurricane Irma is scheduled to hit Miami tomorrow (Saturday), and Florida Governor Scott cancelled all schools k-12,… Continue reading Preparation
Ecclesiastes 3:6 continued. “…a time to keep and a time to throw away” A lot has been going on this weekend. We moved Carmen back to LSU on Friday, and Stephen began to move back home yesterday and today. Carmen’s move, this time, has been more permanent. We took more time going through “keepsakes” and… Continue reading Sunday Thought
Asking for God to give me the grace to let go of former things so that I can embrace what He has for me in the future. Ecclesiastes 3:6 Blessings.
Struggling today with so many things. “Search me, God, and know my heart; test me and know my concerns. See if there is any offensive (idolatrous) way in me; lead me in the everlasting way.” – Psalm 139:23-24 This was a verse in my bible study a couple of weeks ago. I just grazed over… Continue reading Sunday Thought
Colossians 1:11 in the Message says, “We pray that you’ll have the strength to stick it out over the long haul—not the grim strength of gritting your teeth but the glory-strength God gives. It is strength that endures the unendurable and spills over into joy, thanking the Father who makes us strong enough to take… Continue reading Sunday Thought
“For such a time is this.” -Esther 4:14 Letting go is hard. Resistance to change and refusing to let go can hinder your future steps. Just because you have had it for years or done something for years doesn’t mean it has to continue. Hanging on to just hang on is hard. When it becomes… Continue reading Sunday Thought
“Praying that God opens our eyes today to people who feel invisible, who never hear that they are loved and rarely receive a warm embrace.” – Beth Moore “But the fruit of the spirit is…kindness…” – Galatians 5:22 (NIV) Blessings.
Last Sunday I talked about criticizing and complaining, and then again on Thursday talked about failing. I know I fail daily in this. It is so easy to get caught up on the “why does it happen this way?” or “why does my spouse or child do this?” or even “I am so fat.” It takes… Continue reading Sunday Thought
He is Risen, indeed! Blessings for today, and always.