We will enter His gates with thanksgiving in our hearts then into His courts with praise!
Finally, we’ll worship Adonai in the Holy of Holies.
It all starts with thanks.
“In everything give thanks: for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you.” 1 Thessalonians 5:18
“To the end that my glory may sing praise to thee, and not be silent. O Lord my God, I will give thanks unto thee forever.” Psalm 30:12
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Being thankful is contagious. Being thankful brings continued blessings, and there are many ways we can give thanks. God says it in His Word.read more
I struggle so much with letting go of the past. The good, the bad—it doesn’t matter. All of it hangs off my soul like a dead weight. There’s nothing that sabotages my future like my hanging on to the past. Whether it’s regret or nostalgia, I carry it around like too...read more
Here is a catchy tune with some revised words as a lovely reminder. . .Don't Worry Be Thankful!! I share it here as a way to help us change our perspective, too! Life’s situations and circumstances are SO daily, right? Good and bad. Pro and con. Up and down. Hot...read more
We must learn to "flip the switch" ~ there are times when making an attitude adjustment can change our hearts. Sometimes we're so focused on the bad, we fail to acknowledge the good. After all, there is no shortage of bad things to think of. Before you know it, your...read more
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I love God’s divine appointments and plans and the way He goes about their execution. It’s hardly ever in the manner we might expect. We’ve all had them . . .read more
May I tell you why am I thankful for His sacrifice and what it means to me? Christmas is a time of celebration for me. Everything is bright and cheerful. There are pretty packages under the tree while my Willow Tree Nativity is proudly on display. My parents will...read more
Brash Bellows of Belligerent Brays are so annoying! Believe me, pretty isn’t always as Pretty does! Who thought of brash bellows of belligerent brays on that beautiful morning, quiet and still?read more
Do you remember trying to colour in the lines when you were a child? It was difficult, and sometimes, no matter how hard you tried, the picture ended up looking very messy.read more