A Gentle Nudge [Hang in There!]

Encouraging quote for hard times

Hey there friends! I hope your having a sunny day. But if you’re feeling down for any reason, here’s a gentle nudge to encourage you . . .

There is a blessing in your storm, hang in there . . . God is making you perfect and complete, not lacking in anything!

“Dear brothers and sisters, when troubles of any kind come your way, consider it an opportunity for great joy. For you know that when your faith is tested, your endurance has a chance to grow. So let it grow, for when your endurance is fully developed, you will be perfect and complete, needing nothing.” James 1:2-4

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Key Benefit of a Broken Heart [according to James]

May your broken heart heal

The pain of a broken heart is as real as they come! All we can think about is the pain and all the negative aspects of feeling broken (rejection, feeling unloved, lonely, afraid . . .)

But what if there was a benefit to a broken heart? What if there was purpose for your pain? 

Let me begin by saying, if you’re reading this and your heart is broken, I feel for you, and I’m terribly sorry. It’s a shock to the system (I’ve been there), and you are probably grieving. But here is the good news. The most grueling roads often lead to the most beautiful destinations! Stay positive. Beautiful things are in the making!

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When Life Throws Lemons . . .

When life throws lemons . . .
Hey there friends! I hope your having a sunny day. But if you’re not for any reason, I’d like to offer you a gentle nudge to hope, heal, and be happy . . .
When life throws lemons at you, make lemonade 😊
Enjoying my freshly squeezed lemon juice with honey. God is so good! He always provides a way to get through our struggles!
“The temptations in your life are no different from what others experience. And God is faithful. He will not allow the temptation to be more than you can stand. When you are tempted, he will show you a way out so that you can endure.” 1 Corinthians 10:13

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A Gentle Nudge [to Trust God Through Heartache]

Trust God to lead

Hey there friend! If you’re feeling down for any reason, here’s a gentle nudge to encourage you to hope, heal, and be happy again . . .

 

Heartbreak  . . . no one likes it! It’s one of the most grueling, heart wrenching, and painful roads we will ever walk. BUT it’s this very road that often lead us to the most beautiful destinations!

Hang in there dear friend, trust God to lead. You’re almost there!!!

Trust in the Lord with all your heart; do not depend on your own understanding. Seek his will in all you do, and he will show you which path to take.” ~ Prov. 3:5-6

“The Lord is close to the brokenhearted; he rescues those whose spirits are crushed.” ~ Ps. 34:18

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GOD IS ABLE [Encouraging Thoughts]

 

God is Able!

God is able to mend the broken places in your life.

Dear friend, when you’re feeling broken, please don’t despair. God is able to mend the broken places and will make all things beautiful in His time. Trust Him. Wait on Him. He is working for your good. He loves His children, and would do nothing less!
“The Lord is close to the brokenhearted; He rescues those whose spirits are crushed.” —Psalm 34:18
“And we know that God causes everything to work together for the good of those who love God and are called according to his purpose for them.” —Romans 8:28 NLT
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