but seek first...
the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things shall be added to you. Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about its own things. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble. -Matthew 6:33-34
solideogloriaa: You could love me more in a moment than other lovers could in a lifetime.
Genuine love is so contrary to human nature that its presence bears witness to...– John Piper (via pheven)
Be courteous to all, but intimate with few, and let those few be well tried...– George Washington (via thatkindofwoman)
inspiredglory: Whatever You Are Doing In This Season, Don’t Do It Without Me.
O God, I have tasted Thy goodness, and it has both satisfied me and made me...– A.W. Tozer (via guidemeinyourtruth)
be making the biggest mistake of my life: work this morning til 12, then school, then starbucks with my friend, then church, then Disneyland for who knows how long, then work at 7:45 Thursday morning…. oh well, it makes life interesting right?
actions > words
I’d rather just not have any friends or try to make them. only Jesus. relationships are hard to manage and people (myself included) are too complicated and full of too many emotions and feelings. kinda just feel like throwin in the towel sometimes.
we-the-redeemed: Father, find me.
On this day of your life, God wants you to know...
featherfall: journeytoanewcreation: …that you are connected to all living things. You may think you are separate and all alone, but the truth is there is so much interconnection. When you feel alone, allow time for connection and communion. If there are no people around for good company, then be with nature: a dog or cat or tree or ocean. Good company comes in many forms. Amen.
“Jesus provides all that we need. He is our burnt offering, and we must yield ourselves wholly to Him. He is our meal offering, the seed crushed and put through the fire, that we might have the bread of life, and we must feed upon Him. He is our drink offering who poured Himself out in sacrifice and service, and we must pour ourselves out for Him and for others. He is our fellowship...
With what shall I come before the Lord, and bow myself before the High God? Shall I come before Him with burnt offerings, with calves a year old?Will the Lord be pleased with thousands of rams, ten thousand rivers of oil? Shall I give my firstborn for my transgression, the fruit of my body for the sin of my soul? He has shown you, O man, what is good; and what does the Lord require of you but to...
Your pain has a purpose. Your problems, struggles, heartaches, and hassles...– Max Lucado (via simplyche)
Anonymous asked: Who is singing the song with the lyrics wake up, wake up? It's a fabulous song! Thank you for such a wonderful blog. xo
Commitment/Dedication to God: burnt offering grain (meal) offering drink offering Communion with God: fellowship (peace) offering Cleansing from God: sin offering guilt (trespass) offering But in the end God doesn’t want our sacrifice, He wants obedience from our heart.
Holy joy will be oil to the wheels of our obedience.– Matthew Henry (via christusexemplar)
Our sin is so terrifying, so devastating, so deadly that we absolutely deserve...– G.S. Hill (via baristasarah)
God, who has called you into fellowship with his Son Jesus Christ our Lord, is...– 1 Corinthians 1:9 (via breanna-lynn)
Do we bring enough?
Then Moses called Bezalel and Aholiab, and every gifted artisan in whose heart the Lord had put wisdom, everyone whose heart was stirred, to come and do the work. And they received from Moses all the offering which the children of Israel had brought for the work of the service of making the sanctuary. So they continued bringing to him freewill offerings every morning. Then all the craftsmen who...
Don’t let your happiness depend on something you may lose.– C.S Lewis (St. Augustine)