Jeremiah 7:22-23

“When I led your ancestors out of Egypt, it was not burnt offerings and sacrifices I wanted from them. This is what I told them: ‘Obey me, and I will be your God, and you will be my people. Do everything as I say, and all will be well!’”
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God wants your heart — not just mere actions!

Each Moment is a Chance for Encouragement

Correspondingly everyone needs encouragement! Additionally an author of long ago wrote:

“Every day that passes brings us nearer the last great important day. We are one year nearer the judgment, nearer eternity, than we were at the beginning of 1884. Are we also drawing nearer to God? Are we watching unto prayer? Another year of our time to labor has rolled into eternity. Every day we have been associating with men and women who are judgment bound. Each day may have been the dividing line to some soul; someone may have made the decision which shall determine his future destiny. What has been our influence over these fellow travelers? What efforts have we put forth to bring them to Christ?” {5T 466.1} Continue reading “Each Moment is a Chance for Encouragement”

Waiting is beneficial

Waiting for Contentment … what is it?

Is it that feeling after eating a full meal? When everyone pushes back their chairs and sighs, placing utensils down. Or something more?

Does contentment come naturally?

Admittedly as a growing child, I was often hungry before the next mealtime. My mother strove to set up healthy habits. One of which, I am grateful I learned. The no eating between meals.  However, that last segment of time between, seemed like a long stretch. While food always appeared, it left its mark in my mind. Often before tasting the first bites or polishing the last from my plate — a question escaped my lips.  Continue reading “Waiting is beneficial”