it's gonna be a loooong weekend.
today: •work from 8-4 •sleep? prob not •be at college study at 6:30 til 9 or so •W.A.R. (all-nighter) from 11pm-6am Saturday: •finish W.A.R. at 6 •straight to work at 8 til 4:30 •sleep? prob not Sunday: •work at 6am til 2:30 should be interesting… but super stoked for tonight.
those promised crowns.
“And everyone who competes for the prize is temperate in all things. Now they do it to obtain a perishable crown, but we for an imperishable crown”. -1 Corinthians 9:25-27 “I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith. Henceforth there is laid up for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, will award to me on that...
There can be no doubt that this possessive clinging to things is one of the most harmful habits in this life. Because it is natural, it is rarely recognized for the evil it is. But its outworkings are tragic. We are often hindered from giving up our treasures to the Lord out of fear for their safety. This is especially true when those treasures are loved relatives and friends. But we need to...
My soul followeth hard after thee: thy right hand...
Your real, new self (which is Christ’s and also yours, and yours just because it...– C.S. Lewis (via comeupfromthewilderness)
Take heart, daughter, your faith has healed you.– Matthew 9:22 (via breanna-lynn)
The deeper you look into the character of God, the more you realize how majestic, untamable, glorious, infinite, and holy He truly is. The more you realize those things, the more you see how small and finite you are. But how beautiful that a God so big and powerful and so infinite would look upon me and desire to have a personal, intimate love relationship with me.
inexpressible joy and peace.
God is so absolutely amazing. I feel His presence and see Him in a new and deeper way. Just feel so in tune with His Spirit. He’s working and moving and it’s so so exciting.
What defines us as Christians is not most profoundly that we have come to know...– John Piper, Think: The Life of the Mind and the Love of God (via jamiekcurtis)
The man who has God for His treasure has all things in One. Many treasures may...– A.W. Tozer, The Pursuit of God
With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.– Eleanor Roosevelt (via kari-shma)
all to Him I owe.
open up my eyes let me see You more clearly.
Whoever has my commandments and keeps them, he it is who loves me. And he who loves me will be loved by my Father, and I will love him and manifest myself to him.” -John 14:21 God Almighty manifest Yourself in and through and around me. reveal yourself to me in new and fresh ways. I want to see Your power displayed all around me and in my life. I want to go to places I’ve never...
I am set on spending my life on You, there's...
Repentance is almost a lost note in our preaching and experience, and the lack...– Vince Havner
Perfect joy is Jesus.
Life is dear, but God’s love is dearer. To dwell with God is better than life at...– Charles Spurgeon (via abideinhislove)