My peace comes from the confidence that the Lord loves me and is in complete control. He alone provides comfort and he alone fills my mind with hope.
It’s so heartbreaking! #RIPGrandpaGrande :’( :’(
(Pic from 2009 to now :’( )
"This life was never meant to fill us or satisfy our need for goodness. The hunger will not be satisfied. It cannot be. And when the wind blows through my soul and tempts me to despair over the lot I have been given, I cling to the truth that The Lord has something better for me. It won’t…
The word “beatitude” actually comes from the Latin beatitudo which means “blessedness.” The phrase “blessed are” in each of the beatitudes implies a current state of happiness or well-being. It holds a powerful meaning of “divine joy and perfect happiness.” In other words, Jesus is saying here "divinely happy and fortunate are" those who possess these inward qualities. While speaking of a current “blessedness,” each pronouncement also promises a future reward, how amazing eeee(via proverbs31v25)
"Give your entire attention to what God is doing right now, and don’t get worked up about what may or may not happen tomorrow. God will help you deal with whatever hard things come up when the time comes”
- Matthew 6:34, the message.
Things I like to dwell on:
- God loves me
- He looks out for me and is in complete control of my life
- He cherishes me
- He takes joy in me
- He has a plan for me and will work everything out for my good
- He wants to carry my burdens
- He accepts my apologies with pure love
- He keeps no record of wrongs
- In him there is hope, joy, peace, strength and fufilment
"Jesus replied ‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.’ This is the first and greatest commandment. And the second is like it ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’ All the Law and the Prophets hang on these two commandments." - Matthew 22:37-40
LOVE GOD. LOVE OTHERS.