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Time is MOVING. Seems like it was just we were saying Happy New Year! focused and excited on goals, God-dreams, plans, new resolutions, new relationships, and bringing in the new year.
There is the good ole famous new year lose weight and get fit goal . Listen…having the pleasure of eating that wonderful holiday comfort food the end of last year comes with a that I have the paying. It’s like a credit card with a high percentage rate. You don’t mind charging it up but when the bill comes in, .
Usually every year after the holidays I am “ to my husband. I am saying honey I am to the gym and it is so let’s do this! But by the time the end of January hits may February, I am Hubby is going to the gym lol. Thank God for hubby’s grace in this area.
I did that again this year. In the beginning I was and ready but then that “something” happened. So besides being too busy and/or lazy (I must tell the truth). I had to think about this. What is that “thing” that …. of anything? And it occurred to me that TIME is the “thing” that can As precious a commodity as time is, it can also be an enemy to the thing that is
Think of a sweater or a job or a venture, music, or a relationship…. even a Yes, a brand-new baby is exciting, but when those long sleepless nights start catching up to you, and when that precious start to talking…. running around… from you… and not listening….
All these things I just mentioned, and more are when they are But then here comes . When we start adding seconds, minutes, hours, days, and years on these things, they become old. And some of these things may not even as they did when they were like that sweater. Before you know it, you are going to the clothing dumpster or a store that takes gently used clothing finding yourself selling that sweater for a
His ways are truly not our ways and thoughts not like our thoughts. He sent his son Jesus to die for us. He purchased us . There were . When he rose, he rose with It has been over and H . His love for us is It never gets old. In fact, his word promises that we have His word also says that he loads us with And one of my scriptures says …behold I will and it shall spring forth. He will make a way in the wilderness and give us rivers in the desert. This scripture always blesses me because it reminds me that when we are in our he is still doing …right in and in that he will never leave us nor forsake us. This promise comes after “ . He of our lives, but we must allow Him access in order to experience
As I wrap our time up this week. I want to ask you…is ? Is that god dream you were so excited about at the very beginning of the year Is that personal goal you set for yourself Is that marriage, that friendship, that love for your children ? Is 2019 or are you tired of the year already? And most importantly…
Father I today. You alone are worthy to receive honor and praise. You are the and I bless you today. I receive your new mercies every morning I wake up. I receive your daily load of benefits. Thank you, Father, for . Thank you for the newness of life. Thank you for never getting tired of me. Help me God to love like you love. to keep things new and fresh in every area of my life. my thoughts, my family, my friends, my pastors and church family, my neighbors, and strangers. Those without hope…bless them and bless through me for them. In Jesus name. Amen
Behold, I will do a new thing; now it shall spring forth; shall ye not know it? I will even make a way in the wilderness, and rivers in the desert.
praise be to the lord, to god our savior, who daily bears our burdens.
It is of the lord’s mercies that we are not consumed, because his compassions fail not.
They are new every morning: great is thy faithfulness.
et your conversation be without covetousness; and be content with such things as ye have: for he hath said, I will never leave thee, nor forsake thee.
The Winning Position
“We win because Christ has already won!”