December 9, 2017
Adoption,Advent,Be the GIFT,Christmas,Faith,Family,Hope,Restoring Wonder,Seeing God,The Broken Way
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“Give thanks if you are joyful” is in reality: “To BE joyful, give thanks.”
When we remember the humanity of the other — there is no other. There is only us.
Even if it feels like nothing is turning out as you ultimately hoped, He who is Hope Himself is turning things around for your ultimate good.
Sometimes it’s hard to look love square in the eye and accept the acceptance. Is this why we turn from God?
The more you let yourself compete and compare, the more you forget your own calling.
When you give when you don’t have a lot — God gives you a lot more of Himself.
The greatest freedom we have is the freedom to come right to God at any time.
Often what we need to hear most is reflected back to us through the journey of someone else.
And wars are won by winning the battle for hope.
How we open up our calendars and our doors and our schedules and our agendas and make room for people, because this is how we make room for God.
Woman. She is so treasured and essential that God couldn’t pull His pen through even one chapter of His epic tale without her flowing from His heart and onto the page.
If my life denies that I am about the oppressed and crushed —- my life denies the gospel and Christ.
This is The Year to be held by the arms of grace, not to any standard of perfection.
Aren’t we all looking for the same exact things, to be accepted and loved in our brokenness?
to you & yours & all of your unspoken broken —
Merry, Merry Christmas …
Let’s talk — I’d love for us to get to know each other…
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