“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” — Jeremiah 29:11 Enjoy the Journey . . .
We’ve heard it said.
We’ve seen it written on cards or on social media.
We’ve had friends tell us, “Just relax, enjoy the journey.”
It’s an awesome encouragement, but, it’s not always easy to find joy in a painful moment, or along a broken road.
So, what’s the key to finding joy in life’s journey, especially when times are tough?
There’s so much wisdom out there to help us answer this question. But for me, the only wisdom I have found truly helpful comes from Jeremiah 29:11 . . .
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Hope is the confident expectation of good things from God! Everyone hurts. Everyone needs hope!
When life feels hard,
When your circumstances are messed up,
When you’ve lost your smile and daily motivation,
and nothing seems to be going your way,
what can keep your from giving up?
Continue reading “What is Hope? [25 Uplifting Verses]”
Who better to inspire us to be better friends, than “Man’s Best Friend?” Enjoy these 7 sweet quotes about friendship, inspired by dogs.
“Animals are such agreeable friends. They ask no questions, they pass no criticisms.” ― George Elliot
“The reason a dog has so many friends is that he wags his tail instead of his tongue.” – Anonymous
“A best friend is someone who loves you when you forget to love yourself.” — Anonymous
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A Heartwarming Devotional for Dog Lovers
Read this heartwarming excerpt from the book—
Pawz & Pray: Finding Joy in the Journey with God, Family, and Furry Friends. 130 Uplifting Stories and Devotions for Dog Lovers!
Married, a mother of two children, I finally felt we were ready for a family pet. My husband conceded (well, I didn’t ask him. Oops!). And so, we brought home a cuddly Labrador retriever puppy! Goldy was our sunshine during rainy days, and the stable, strong force that made us all feel continually protected and loved. I stand in awe of all the wonderful things she taught me. Continue reading “A Tail Wagging Greeting”
Christmas is not over. It lives forever in my heart!
— Leila Grandemange
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