Your Struggle Has Purpose

Encouraging quote . . .

“The struggle you’re in today is developing the strength you need for tomorrow.” -Robert Tew

Be encouraged, dear friend. Your struggle has purpose. Everything happens for a reason. God has a plan, and He loves you more than you know. Hang in there!

“And let us not be weary in well doing: for in due season we shall reap, if we faint not.” -Galatians 6:9

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Perfect Peace

Perfect peace

Peace …

Sweet, perfect, peace.

That’s what I want today. That’s what I want for all my family and friends. No doubt, you want that too.

Today, like any other day, holds endless possibilities for our emotions, often based on our circumstances. Given the uncertainty of the world in which we live, I’m so thankful that we have this promise—

“You will keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on You, because he trusts in You.” -Isaiah 26:3

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Mourning into Dancing!

“You have turned my mourning into joyful dancing. You have taken away my clothes of mourning and clothed me with joy.” – Psalm 30:11

Are you feeling sad? Be encouraged. God can turn your mourning into joyful dancing! He did it for me, and He can do it for you.

Trust Him through the valley.

Know that He LOVES YOU.

Hold onto His promises.

Praise Him in the storm!

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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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Do You Need Direction? [3 Steps to Help You Find Your Way based on Proverbs 3]

Trust in the Lord

“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.” —Proverbs 3:5-6 NLT
Are you on the verge of making an important decision?
Do you need direction?
Here are three steps from God’s Word [Proverbs 3:5-6] to help you find your way:

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What is Faith? [Encouraging Thoughts]

 

Walk by Faith [image]

“For we walk by faith, not by sight.” ~2 Corinthians 5:7

What is faith?
When my daughter sent me this breathtaking photo of her hiking in a desert-like park, the verse from 2 Corinthians 5:7 immediately came to mind—”We walk by faith, not by sight.” So I added the words to her photo and got inspired to write this little blog post about faith. Here are my thoughts . . .

What is Faith?

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