Hope for the Simple, but go into the world knowing that you can make a difference. Simple comes when you look for it, it can’t be forced. Jesus is simple.
Highlighting the Good. Why do went gravitate towards the negative, the bad, the gossip-worthy? When we focus on the good and find the peace and joy within us, people will notice and start asking, that is when we share the good with them and watch change
Finding Joy in the Simple. Staying in bed a little longer on a Saturday, listening to the laughter of kids playing, knowing that the work that is before you is not what rules your life as long as you are constantly looking to the finish line and Christ.
Finally Back! It’s been a long four weeks of working late, sleeping less and worrying more. The parts that are missing? Praying more, having conversations with Jesus and trusting that His will will be done.
How Do They Know? It is a great thing when you have people who know you and can tell when you are off. It’s as if God knew that you needed the people you have and they need you too
Joy Comes even when you feel like you have lost it. The world, life, family, work, negative words can all steal joy, but only for a little bit. Joy comes in the moments, in the self worth, in the knowledge of who you are in Christ
Being Mary in a Martha World, worry over worship is what Martha did, and when she got overwhelmed she pleaded to have Jesus make her sister Mary help her. Mary chose worship over worry and making where she was at the right place to be. Worshiping
Working, gentle Hands. The power of touch is a wonderful thing. Working with our hands, helping others is what keeps us going as a community. A hug, a gentle touch, a firm handshake all help us to feel connection with one another.