To say God only has good in the future is a lie about who He is. We have a God who is all love and that kind of God won’t let you suffer today without redeeming it in some way. The question is if you will notice it and be grateful for it.
I have made the choice to not let it ruin me. I am choosing to let it light a fire under me. I am choosing to look ahead at the good things to come.
If you don’t have clear goals and a plan to reach them, you will stay in the same place you’re in right now.
My voice cracked as I said it and tears began to stream down my face. It was 5:30 in the morning on the day we were leaving to move to California.
It will change your life, help you to be a healthier, happier person. Boundaries are part of what God intended for our lives, and this book explains the what, why, and how perfectly.
Be patient with growth and change and transformation. That’s what I have to tell myself. I am a work in progress.
Our pain will not stop when a rescuer comes, but when we take responsibility for ourselves and stop our own pain.
For me, oftentimes my emotions are expressed through tears. Once I identify the emotion, then I can feel it, surrender it to God, and make a choice of how to deal with it.
I used to be the kind of person who would let others walk all over them. I was a door mat. I was reactionary, allowing my emotions to be blown about by every little wind.
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