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In the Midst of Wolves

The world can be scary.

Matthew 10:16

Behold, I send you forth as sheep in the midst of wolves: be ye therefore wise as serpents, and harmless as doves.

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The Lord is Gentle

“Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near.” Philippians 4:4,5

I was challenged recently to ask God what aspect of His nature does He want to show me. 575 more words

Sometimes Peace Isn't...

Sometimes peace isn’t

exactly comfortable.

Sometimes it is being

 with the still tender spots -

without the need

to make it better.



Walk Humbly

Gentleness lives in full awareness of what is going on around you, constantly thinking of others before yourself. It is a fruit of the spirit mentioned in Galatians 5:22-23 which is derived from the Greek word  546 more words


Open heart [fence required]

I went to a soothing candle-lit yoga class last night. As I lay in final savasana, the teacher read an condensed version of Danielle Laporte’s advice on love: 411 more words

All Of The Other Things

Sabbatical Sunday

For those of you new to the blog, and are checking things out, Sundays will be just a photograph, a celebration of community.  On my fitness blog I do this on Wednesdays as part of… 313 more words

What I Care About

Gethsemane gentleness?

For Sunday, 8/17/14

Matthew 26:36-56

Jesus, being the perfect human being, had to have always and perfectly exhibited the fruit of the Spirit. In every interaction he had, in every dialogue he shared or teaching he spoke, he was completely loving, full of joy and peace, patient, kind, generous, faithful, gentle and self controlled. 333 more words

Fruit Of The Spirit