“Keep your face always toward the sunshine – and shadows will fall behind you.” — Walt Whitman
The weather forecast says it’s all sun today! So happy!
We all love sunny days, but sometimes the shadows from the past keep our hearts covered in gloom, and we waste a day in our life, that could have otherwise been beautiful.
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… yet our God turned the curse into a blessing. – Nehemiah 13:2
Some days, we just get down on ourselves. Painful memories, regrets, festering wounds, images of suffering flash across our screen and newsfeed, loved ones call with tears, our bodies ache, our mind is weary. . .
We cry out to God for relief.
We ask God for mercy.
We wait, we hope…
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Sometimes, we feel lost, anxious and afraid. The reasons are as numerous as the stars. These are not pleasant feelings. But there is a bright side . . .
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Sometimes, hurt comes flooding back . . . painful memories, regrets. The heart aches, you almost feel paralyzed. In those moments, it’s absolutely vital to reign in your thoughts and remember that every pain has purpose.
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Dear God, help me to believe that I am loved. Amen
There is no surprise more magical than the surprise of being loved: It is God’s finger on man’s shoulder. – Charles Morgan
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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”