God’s gifts don’t always come in beautiful wrappers. Be sure to look beyond the wrapper to what’s inside, before jumping to conclusions.
I choose gentleness… Nothing is won by force. I choose to be gentle. If I raise my voice may it be only in praise. If I clench my fist, may it be only in prayer. If I make a demand,
Polarization seems to be running rampant in the United States these days. Voters get divided into the red and the blue, the liberal and the conservative, the vaccinated and the unvaccinated. In praying for a way out of feeling polarized,
God is speaking to you today. Are you listening? When another person is talking to you, you must pay attention to absorb what they are saying and form a response. If you are distracted, listening to headphones, reading the news,
Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening when you’d have preferred to talk. ~ Doug Larson