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 Choose Happiness]


Hey there friends! I hope your having a sunny day. But if you’re not, and you’re feeling down for any reason, here’s a gentle nudge to encourage you . . .

This is the day the Lord has made! Rejoice, be glad, choose happiness even when it’s hard . .

Choose happiness, not because life is always good, but because God is always good!

“For the LORD is good. His unfailing love continues forever, and his faithfulness continues to each generation.” ~ Psalm 100:5 NLT

Everyone needs a gentle nudge now and then . . . a nudge to hope, to heal, to be happy again. These “Gentle Nudge” images were prayed over and specially created to share with those in need. Text one to a friend today 

I’d also love to invite you to visit and “like” my Facebook page— Leila Grandemange, Love’s gentle Nudge. See you soon!

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How I Found Relief From Sadness

puppy licking face

“There’s no psychiatrist in the world like a puppy licking your face.” —Ben Williams
While trudging through a season of sadness, there was one thing I longed for more than anything else—RELIEF! In other words, I wanted to be happy again.
Sadness is a normal human emotion, but when it lingers, depression may be looming on the horizon. Having experienced both at different times in my life, I knew to take quick action …
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Fear Not, the Lord has Gone Before You [Quote]


 “The Lord himself goes before you and will be with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged.” —Deuteronomy 31:8

“People say to me all the time, ‘You have no fear.’ I tell them, ‘No, that’s not true. I’m scared all the time. You have to have fear in order to have courage. I’m a courageous person because I’m a scared person.” —Ronda Rousey

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A Joyful Heart is Good Medicine [Quote]

“A joyful heart is good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones.” — Proverbs 17:22
“Focus on the journey, not the destination. Joy is found not in finishing an activity but in doing it.”— Greg Anderson
“Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow, it only saps today of its joy.” Leo Buscaglia
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