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Meditation Monday - His Burden is Light

Are you feeling weighted down by what is on your schedule for today? Why not take your heavy burden filled with the cares and expectations of today, and exchange it for God’s lighter burden of love, joy, and peace? 94 more words



antlers lying
by the tree where one good knock
loosed the elk’s burden



Matthew 11:28-30 – “Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly in heart: and ye shall find rest unto your souls. 479 more words


Sharing the Load

Friends lately have so many battles of their own, I hate to burden them with my little myopic problems so I tend to keep them to myself and share that load with Jesus. 89 more words


Beautifully Broken

They said I was a demented poor angry soul. But I was never angry. I was hurt and sad and lonely. My silent face was expressive of the darkness inside me, gnawing at my insides, from the pit of my stomach right through my eyes. 322 more words


Daily; November 3, 2017

Psalm 68:19 Praise be to the Lord, to God our Savior,
who daily bears our burdens.

The “daily” here immediately calls to mind what Jesus said: “If anyone would come after me, he must deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow me.” (Luke 9:23) We tend to remember the big events in our lives, but they are lived out daily, one minute at a time. 550 more words