There are things for which an uncompromising stand is worthwhile. -Dietrich Bonheoffer
Generosity is what keeps the things we own from owning us.
We ask God to move mountains but forget that God also wants to move us. In fact, it’s possible we are that mountain.
When the whole world is silent, even one voice becomes powerful. -Malala Yousafzai
Lord, today instead of seeking to understand the complicated situations in life… I’m choosing to give them to You in prayer. Here they are Lord. I’m trusting You to direct me, guide me, and love me through what I don’t understand. With a sometimes trembling heart I embrace Your promises. And. Walk. In. Faith.
Grace binds us together; every act of selfless love pulls the knot a little tighter.
Faith thanks God in the middle of the story. – Ann Voskamp
No one has ever become poor by giving. -Anne Frank
Nothing diminishes anxiety faster than action. -Walter Anderson
Worry is believe gone wrong because you don’t believe that God will get it right. Peace is belief that exhales because you believe that God’s provision is everywhere like air.
‘In the same way, the Spirit helps us in our weakness. We do not know what we ought to pray for, but the Spirit himself intercedes for us through wordless groans.’ Romans 8:26
The decisions you make determine the schedule you keep. The schedule you keep determines the life you live. And how you live determines how you spend your soul.
Just when I sigh and wonder if I’m ever going to get better in certain areas, I stumble across truth. Sweet truth. And I determine imperfect progress is still progress. ‘He who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus.’ Philippians 1:6
Each day, let God whisper the truth of who you are and Whose you are in your heart and mind. Lysa Tykerst
Be brave enough to start a conversation that matters.
Filter the opinions of others through the reality that just because they think it doesn’t make it true. Be brave enough to see negative feedback as a possible call to action but not a definition of your identity.
God doesn’t ask us to bring Him successes; He delights in our attempts
Have you ever felt like you desperately wanted to freeze a moment? To drink in every sound, every sight, every delightful evidence of life.
Today, we have that opportunity. Let’s remember to unrush, pause, and acknowledge what we’ve been blessed with. There are so many things to be thankful for.
You are a survivor.
Scars are beautiful. When we see them as glorious reminders that we courageously survived. -Lysa Terkeurst