Morning Motivation-“You Change My Sorrow Into Dancing” Psalm 30:11

I read a book several years ago called “Small Island” by Andrea Levy.”  There is a quote that I came across in the reading that touched me. “He looked so pained that I dreamed of taking his hands and making him dance.” Her statement is directed toward someone that is not particularly nice; he is…

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Morning Motivation-Scripture and a Prayer Genesis 28:15

Thank you, God, for walking with us on this journey.  Please direct my path and keep me on the road that you want me to follow.  If I start to deviate, please put up a roadblock and redirect me.  Since I can’t see clearly, I put my full trust in you. Help me to live…

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Motivation for May Part Three-Psalm 46:10 “Trust” A Few Quotes

Here are a few quotes related to this months topic “Once I knew only darkness and stillness… my life was without past or future… but a little word from the fingers of another fell into my hand that clutched at emptiness, and my heart leaped to the rapture of living.” Helen Keller “I have complete confidence…

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Morning Motivation Week 1 Psalm “Trust”

As I think about the words contained in this scripture, the word “trust” comes to mind.  Trust that no matter our circumstances God is in control.   I realize when I quote this scripture that I need to be still, to relax, knowing that God will guide me in the joys and in the difficulties…

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Morning Motivation:Faith Will Direct Our Paths

“Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase.”Martin Luther King Jr.  Trust in the Lord with all your heart and do not lean on your own understanding.  In all your ways acknowledge Him and He will make your paths straight. Proverbs 3:5-6 God Bless You!KathieyV

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Morning Motivation:Wait on the Lord

I will be the first to admit that it is not always easy to wait on the Lord.  If we love God and trust Him, then wait we must for He “knows the plans he has for you, plans to prosper you and not to harm you plans to give you hope and a future”…

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Morning Motivation from Psalm 34:4

There is a young woman that I know who has not had, what I would call, an easy life.  I am not sure of the depths of the trauma in her life but I know it has been painful and I know there are scars.  This young woman has a passion and love for others,…

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Morning Motivation, Small Things Matter

Small Things Matter As I watched this short video, it was easy to see that no words need to be spoken to show God’s love to others.  Sometimes we think that to share God’s love it has to be communicated through a tremendous gesture that reaches a large number of people.  I don’t believe that…

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Morning Motivation:The Serenity Prayer

The author of this prayer was Reinhold Niebuhr.  The prayer was widely used in sermons in the 1930’s and 40’s and was first published in 1951. The Serenity Prayer was spoken a lot in my family.  I can still hear my mom quoting this prayer.  I can’t recall when she began reciting the words.  It…

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Morning Motivation: God’s Power Works in Our Weakness

“Each time he said, “My grace is all you need. My power works best in weakness.” So now I am glad to boast about my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ can work through me.” 2 Corinthians 12:9 NLT “God wants His grace to be completed in your weakness. You never really experience the grace unless…

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