Lord, forgive me for all the many times I have withheld compassion and mercy. Help me to show compassion especially when I don’t understand.
Welcome! I am Lisa, promoter of Jesus, sharing my faith through chronic disease and trial.
When you read the book of Proverbs does it feel like a list of impossible tasks or impossible to achieve behaviors?
Read Proverbs 20 and see the instruction given about our hearts. We first need cleansing and healing of our hearts in order for our actions to be what we truly desire them to be.
You were chosen! Not based on anything you did or will do. I needed this reminder today.
Wait! We don’t like to hear that word. But when we “hear” wait from the Lord,, we can actually be encouraged!
Read Romans chapter 8 with me today.
Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. Not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your hearts be troubled, neither let them be afraid.”
Try this calming technique: 5-4-3-2-1 to better access God’s peace.
Welcome! I’m Lisa, Promoter of Jesus, sharing my faith through chronic disease and trial.
Can you give up some distractions today and see what God has right in front of you?
Journal prompt: Why fast? How could you benefit from fasting?
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In John 10, Jesus describes himself as the Good Shepherd. Today, I will be adding a page in my journal titled, The Good Shepherd. On it I will begin a list of all the ways in which Jesus is truly my good Shepherd.
Can you journal today about the goodness of the Lord?
Contrast Job 19 and Psalm 138. In Job 19, Job continues to despair over his circumstances yet he also continues to come to the Lord. In Psalm 138, David hears a response from the Lord the same day he calls to Him. Can you remain hopeful even when your circumstances don’t change? ￼￼