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Leave the Wrinkles.

July 17, 2016

From my journal. July 17, 2016 A wrinkly, made bed is still a made bed. I’m remembering the greater importance of waking up slowly to the day. Allowing the day’s plans to mix with my own. This morning encouraged me to a second cup of coffee as I watched the flowers begin to stand a little straighter, a bit taller. And surely all of those things are far more important than spending silly time de-wrinkling the lines on bed sheets.…

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A Day of Rest.

August 17, 2014

source From the ends of the earth, I cry to you for help when my heart is overwhelmed. Lead me to the towering rock of safety.  Psalm 61:2 (NLT) There is so much in this life that we can’t handle… that we weren’t meant to handle on our own. Cling to Him with every breath in your being – He will lead you through.  Wishing you a beautiful Sunday! I’ll see you all back here tomorrow for the Grateful Heart…

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Thirsty Souls. (A Day of Rest.)

August 10, 2014

source Oh, that we might know the LORD! Let us press on to know him. He will respond to us as surely as the arrival of dawn or the coming of rains in early spring.  Hosea 6:3 (NLT) This past Easter, our church’s guest pastor spoke about “submerging yourself in Jesus.” I’d actually never heard it put this way and it was a message that has stuck with me ever since. At the front of the church there were large…

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A Day of Rest.

August 3, 2014

For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith – and this is not from yourselves, it is the gift of God.  – Ephesians 2:8 (NIV) Wishing you all a peaceful & joyful Sunday! Don’t forget about the Grateful Heart linkup, beginning tomorrow (Monday). If you’d like a button for your post, you can get one here. See you all tmrw!  [photo source]…

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A Day of Rest.

July 13, 2014

Jesus said, “Surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.”  Matthew 28:20 Wishing you a beautiful Sunday! Don’t forget to check back here tomorrow for Grateful Heart Monday! (You can grab a button for your post here) …

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a day of rest

A Day of Rest

July 6, 2014

Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous! Do not be frightened, and do not be dismayed, for the LORD your God is with you wherever you go.  Joshua 1:9 (ESV) Carry on with a courageous boldness, my loves. Wishing you all a beautiful Sunday! XOXO Don’t forget to check back here tomorrow for Grateful Heart Monday! Grab a button for your post here! image source…

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