Throughout the struggle there has been one place where I have really found rest. There has been one place where the torment and torrent of thoughts has stopped and been replaced with peace. 896 more words
Tags » Habakkuk 3:17-18
Although the fig tree shall not blossom, neither shall fruit be in the vines; the labour of the olive shall fail, and the fields shall yield no food; the flock shall be cut off from the fold, and there shall be no herd in the stalls: Yet I will rejoice in the LORD, I will joy in the God of my salvation. 170 more words
“Though my plans disintegrate and my aspirations die, though my dreams shatter and my goals are thwarted, even if no woman is ever romantically interested in me and all my friends leave me, though I never have another visible reminder of God’s presence of of spiritual comfort, if all I have in life is God and only God, I will lift up my hands up to Heaven and proclaim that my Yahweh is good to me. 240 more words
This is the time of year when we focus on being thankful for all the blessings in our lives. And, there are many benefits to focusing on and expressing our gratitude: physical benefits, such as stronger immune systems and lower blood pressure; psychological benefits, such as being more alert and optimistic; and social benefits, such as feeling less lonely and isolated. 393 more words
As I write this the rain is POURING down … AGAIN!!!!
The weather is often a topic of conversation but never more so than this summer and rarely for good reasons :-( I can totally sympathise with the friend who texted me “this weather just really gets to me BUT I’m trying to be grateful regardless”. 473 more words