Day 5: Rest in the Lord

Rest in the Lord, and wait patiently for Him…

Ps 37:7

It is difficult to enjoy the rest that God daily provides us when we become preoccupied with worrying, complaining, judging others, and the like. I encourage you to rest in the Lord today. Amen.

Much love.

JC ©2015

P.S.: I was nominated by a dear friend for a challenge to share a Bible verse everyday for 7 days. I hope that this post blesses you.

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Jonah’s Rage – Giving Up Control

But God said to Jonah, “Do you do well to be angry for the plant?” And he said, “Yes, I do well to be angry, angry enough to die.” And the Lord said, “You pity the plant, for which you did not labor, nor did you make it grow, which came into being in a night and perished in a night. And should not I pity Nineveh, that great city, in which there are more than 120,000 persons who do not know their right hand from their left, and also much cattle?”
Jonah 4:9-11

A quick background story: God had sent Jonah on a sort of ‘special op’ – into dangerous territory, to deliver a not-so-friendly message. Continue reading Jonah’s Rage – Giving Up Control

100 things I just learned #6

If you want it badly enough, go for it. 

GoForIt
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Let’s face it: when you come to a crossroad, you will not always get the answers you want. And sometimes, you may realize that you’re really just looking for one reason to not go for what you want. Continue reading 100 things I just learned #6