I really enjoyed this devotional by Anna Light entitled “What about the things you can’t change?” It spoke to my heart and I wanted to share it with all of you! Psalms 37:4 Delight thyself also in the Lord; and he shall give thee the desires of thine heart. “We can’t change another person’s heart.… Continue reading “What About The Things You Can’t Change?” A Devotional by Anna Light
I have been blessed with two wonderful, sweet, loving, healthy children. I have also been blessed with a wonderful, loving, and healthy mother! I never knew just how much I was loved by my mom until I became a mother myself! Being a mother is the best and most important job in the world.… Continue reading Happy Mother’s Day, 2018!
My best friend has been sick recently… She’ll be 12 soon… Despite my deepest wishes and blatant denial of reality, I do know that she isn’t going to live forever. I know the reality of the situation, yet still, the thought of losing her makes my heart hurt, real physical pain, the type of pain that… Continue reading The Harsh Reality of Love
I am not a political person, I am not looking for a fight, argument, or a big discussion. I am just so tired of unkindness being the normal thing. Evil prevails when good men stand by and do nothing! I don’t know what to do personally, but something needs to be done! Just because someone… Continue reading We Need To Do Better!
November 28: I’m thankful for Mondays off of work. It is so nice to be able to have a day off at the very beginning of the week to get things ready for the rest of the week! Plus, it’s always nice to not have to work on Monday! November 29: I’m thankful for… Continue reading 30 Days of Giving Thanks! Day 28, 29, and 30
November 27: I’m thankful for exercise. I love the way a good workout makes me feel. My muscles might be sore and I may feel tired, but my mind is always clear and my attitude improved. I would love for you to follow me on Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, and Facebook. You can find me as Looking Joli Good on… Continue reading 30 Days of Giving Thanks! Day 27
November 25: I’m thankful for sunshine! It gets dark so early since turning back the clocks a few weeks ago for the end of daylight savings. I am so thankful that despite the shorter days, we have been having sunny days recently! November 26: I’m thankful for long quiet Sunday afternoon naps! There is no better… Continue reading 30 Days of Giving Thanks! Day 25 and 26
November 24: I’m thankful for I’m thankful for Cary Schmit and the Emmanuel Baptist Church podcasts. His year-long Sunday morning series on the gospel of Luke called Devoted has been just what I needed to hear! I especially loved the 3 podcasts from June about the Prodigal Sons in Luke 15:11-32 called “The Prodigal God”. http://caryschmidt.com/… Continue reading 30 Days of Giving Thanks! Day 24
November 24: I’m thankful for the song Jesus, Thank You! The mystery of the cross I cannot comprehend, The agonies of Calvary. You, the Perfect Holy One, crushed Your Son, Drank the bitter cup reserved for me. Your blood has washed away my sin, Jesus, thank You. The Father”s wrath completely satisfied, Jesus, thank You.… Continue reading 30 Days of Giving Thanks! Day 24
I am thankful for all of you my readers! Happy Thanksgiving! 1 Thessalonians 5:18 – In everything give thanks: for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you. Philippians 4:6 – Be careful for nothing; but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God.… Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving!