God’s will

We, Jesus followers, are the agents assigned to carry out God’s will on earth. Too easily we expect God to do something for us when instead God wants to do it through us. Philip Yancey

Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you. I Thessalonians 5:16-18

He has shown you, O mortal, what is good. And what does the LORD require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God. Micah 6:8

thankfulness

If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant: if we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome.” Anne Bradstreet

Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you. I Thessalonians 5: 16-18

abundance

Heavenly blessings are life, grace, hope, faith, love, inner peace, nature, family, friends….!”
― Lailah Gifty Akita

The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy. I came that they may have life and have it abundantly. John 10:10

smile

So there you have it: smiling makes you feel good, makes you look good, and gets you a better marriage in the end. Melanie Curtin

 A cheerful look brings joy to the heart, and good news gives health to the bones. 

 

truth

On the face of it, it must be a bad cause which will not bear discussion. Truth seeks light instead of shunning it. Horace Mann

If you hold to my teachings, you are really my disciples. Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” John 8:32

mindfulness

What consumes your mind is what controls your life.” Anonymous

The good person out of the good treasure of his heart produces good, and the evil person out of his evil treasure produces evil, for out of the abundance of the heart his mouth speaks. Luke 6:45

confidence

If we fail to instill a fixed sense of confidence in our children, we will raise handicapped children who have no handicap other than the conviction that they believe they do.”
― Craig D. Lounsbrough

The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he has anointed me to proclaim good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim liberty to the captives and recovering of sight to the blind, to set at liberty those who are oppressed, to proclaim the year of the Lord’s favor.” Luke 4:18-19

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