Hope For The Broken

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The one thing that people can’t run from… Your prayers for them. They can run from most anything else.. but not prayers. Those prayers mean something. I’ll never stop praying. 1 Thessalonians 5:17 ~ Never stop praying. Are you heartbroken? Are you feeling hopeless? Do you just not know what to do? Pray. The prayers …

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“You are my hiding place; You shall preserve me from trouble; You shall surround me with songs of deliverance. Selah”‭‭Psalms‬ ‭32:7‬ ‭NKJV Who do you run to when you are weary? Where do you find rest? Let me encourage you to find your rest in God. If you find yourself feeling anxious and uptight try …

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    The Comparison Trap is just that… A trap. A trap that leads to feelings of worthlessness, envy, bitterness, and discontentment. It steals our joy. “Oh, don’t worry; we wouldn’t dare say that we are as wonderful as these other men who tell you how important they are! But they are only comparing themselves with …

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    Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it. Keep your mouth free of perversity; keep corrupt talk far from your lips. (‭Proverbs‬ ‭4‬:‭23-24‬ NIV)   My mouth. Sometimes A lot of the time, it would do me good to just count to 10.. Or 10,000. Depends on the …

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For the past two years I’ve done Thankful Thursdays here on the blog. I’ll be doing them again this year as well. Thankfulness is a way of life.Being grateful is a choice and attitude. For Christians it’s a requirement as well. Ephesians 5:20 ~ And give thanks for everything to God the Father in the …

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  Today marks the first post in my 31 Days of Writing series. These posts will all link back to one page in case you missed any. My hope is that at the end of these 31 days, and maybe before, that I will have become better at Being Present in Real Life. I hope …

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Beauty in the ordinary. Ordinary beauty. It’s everywhere. Beauty tends to be a term that is reserved for the PERFECT things that we deem beautiful by our standards of judging. There is beauty in the ordinary. I step onto the pavement, and the breeze is blowing cool and crisp air, and I look down and …

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One dog is sitting practically on my head. One is on my legs. The computer in my lap…Chili in the crock pot. The sound of the water running into the aquarium beside me. There are to-do lists. Places to be. Schedules to keep. But first, a message to share. The messages that I share with …

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2 Timothy 1:7 (ESV) ~ for God gave us a spirit not of fear but of power and love and self-control.    As I was driving home this morning, I was talking to God and thinking. I was thinking on the topics of fear and anxiety and trust. On a daily basis I remind myself and …

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