I know joy and I know pain. I know laughter and I know sorrow. I know there will always be brighter days ahead. I keep looking forward to the promise of tomorrow. Joy and sorrow run parallel on the train tracks of our earthly journey to our heavenly home. Joyful Jenny But the path ofContinue reading “This I Know”
Jesus, the Son of God, bore a crown of thorns to redeem us all for God’s glory. Jesus, the risen Savior, is now crowned King of all kings, and deserving of all honor and glory. The Saturday in between Good Friday and Resurrection Sunday made it appear that God was silent, and darkness, evil, injusticeContinue reading “In Between the Thorns and The Glory”
Let be and be still, and know (recognize and understand) that I am God. I will be exalted among the nations! I will be exalted in the earth! Psalm 46:10
Thinking on God’s Word and using God’s Word and His promises as a lens to view all of life’s circumstances through will bring peace. This is the renewing of our mind that brings peace, but you have to discipline yourself to put this kind of thinking into daily practice.
Where once there were thorns, cypress trees will grow. Where nettles grew, myrtles will sprout up. These events will bring great honor to the Lord’s name; they will be an everlasting sign of His power and love.
This is my story, this is my song – I am not ashamed and still growing strong. All for God’s glory and thankful I belong! Saved for 49 years, growing for 37 years, an active part of The Church for 38 years, and a part of Church of The Highlands’ “Dream Team” for 16 yearsContinue reading “Dream Teamer JOY!”
Our pain and suffering is never wasted as we pursue God’s healing and His purpose. It is used instead as fuel for a deeper closeness to God and as preparation for a higher calling to be a blessing and an inspiration to others. Twelve years ago on Friday evening of July 27th, 2007, I rupturedContinue reading “This is a Restoration Story! What is your Restoration Story?”
Our faith is tried and tested in the waiting for answers to prayers and waiting to see promises fulfilled. ***************** In the waiting, we are transformed. ***** In the waiting, hidden motives and attitudes of our hearts are revealed. ***** In the waiting, our faith grows stronger. ***** In the waiting, we grow stronger. *****Continue reading “Faith in the Waiting”