A Powerful Promise for the Broken Hearted

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.”
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Dear God, I Need Your Perspective

Dear God, I need your perspective. Things don’t make sense. I’m unsure what to do and which way to go. Help me see things from your perspective, and to trust you, even when I don’t understand. Thank you for loving me, and hearing my prayer. Fill me with your peace and joy, and guide me, as I go about my day. Amen

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Earth Day Prayer

The earth is the Lord’s and the fullness thereof, the world and those who dwell therein, for he has founded it upon the seas and established it upon the rivers.” Psalm 24:1-2
Heavenly Father,
Thank you for beautiful earth. What an incredible gift you left us! Help me today, and everyday, to care for it with tender loving care.
Amen
Happy Earth Day!

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Happiness Tip [Believe God is Working All Things For Good]

“And we know that God works all things together for the good of those who love Him, who are called according to His purpose.” Romans 8:28

Happiness Tip #2: Believe that God works all things together for good

Heartache and tragedy are all around us. Just this week our hearts broke as we watched on the news images of Notre Dame Cathedral in flames. In moments of pain, we definitely need time to mourn. Grieving is healthy, and allows time to process our pain. One of the greatest truths to cling to during difficult moments is found in the Bible, in Romans 8:28: Continue reading “Happiness Tip [Believe God is Working All Things For Good]”

Happiness Tip [Count Your Blessings]

Happiness Tips

“The secret of happiness is to count your blessings while others are adding up their troubles.” — William Penn

Happiness Tip #1: Count your blessings

Life can be tough, and more often than not, we count our sorrows rather than our blessings. The result is often a troubled heart. Continue reading “Happiness Tip [Count Your Blessings]”