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joy in the everyday ~ romans 15:30

Now may the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, that you may abound in hope by the power of the Holy Spirit. ~Romans 15:13 Hope.  Joy.  Peace.  Isn’t it interesting that these words walk together in the same passage? Hope:  expectation, trust Joy:  gladness, calm delight, state of well-being…… Continue reading joy in the everyday ~ romans 15:30

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the big but

But,  people. Not butt. Don’t you be thinking junk in the trunk. *insert finger wag* Seriously, though… I am so guilty of limiting God.  Underestimating His love, His care, His promises. I know He can…but…will He…? :: I know He promises that he will provide for my needs…but… Sometimes I get caught up in the here…… Continue reading the big but

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may all your weeds be wildflowers

Are you an optimist or a pessimist…maybe somewhere in between?  My techie boy and I often say, “I’m an optimist that carries an umbrella.”  Teehee.I’d like to think I try to give others the benefit of the doubt, to see the good points in people, in situations.  I know in my heart that every storm cloud of life has…… Continue reading may all your weeds be wildflowers