When my beloved poodle looks at me, I feel like he’s saying, “You are really really loved! You are cherished, accepted, beautiful, my favorite person…and everything’s going to be okay!”
I believe that God says all these things to His children when He sees them. He loves each of us as if we were the only one. Continue reading “When My Poodle Looks at Me”
The LORD is close to the brokenhearted; he rescues those whose spirits are crushed. Psalm 34:18
I love that God makes a point to tell us in Psalm 34 that He is CLOSE to the broken-hearted. He didn’t have to tell us that. The Word already tells us that God is “with us.”
“Why are you down in the dumps, dear soul? Why are you crying the blues? Fix my eyes on God— soon I’ll be praising again. He puts a smile on my face. He’s my God.” — Psalm 43:5 Message
I’m tired of being sad. I’m tired of being tired. What will I do?