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Finding Emotional Rest

Emotional rest. As cliche as it is to say this our fast paced world doesn’t help the emotional unrest and anxiety most feel these days.  Just as each person finds varying ways for physical and spiritual rest we all have our own ways of finding emotional rest.  For me there are a few avenues that...

When I Need Rest

How often do we find ourselves in need of physical rest yet it eludes us? I found myself struggling with this last week. Two nights awakened during the night. My spirit not allowing me rest. Rather God not allowing my spirit to rest. Those times are different though. I have found He provides the rest and...

Rest for our Spirits

As I write I’ve been thinking on and off all day of how I wanted to write about rest. The scripture I’ve been thinking about for days. But how to express my thoughts I haven’t been sure. My morning started at 5:30. My best friend texting me with plans for the day. Today has been...

Forgiving Ourselves

Forgiveness. Not the easiest aspect of following Christ. Forgiving others is difficult when they have really hurt you. Sometimes it’s a daily thing of forgiving. Sometimes I have to choose daily to forgive someone, but allowing that person back into my trust usually doesn’t happen. What is even harder than forgiving others I think though...

It’s All Grace

Hellfire and damnation. That’s almost  all I remember from growing up in a church in the bible belt. That and the pettiness among church members. The bible belt. Known for a church on every corner in the towns and cities and every few miles in the country. The only whisper of grace I ever heard...