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  • Devotionals,  Uncategorized

    Right expectations – The best is yet to come

    “There are two ways to be happy:  improve your reality or lower your expectations.”  – Jodi Picoult This is by far one of the hardest things we struggle with in life it seems.  Some days you may feel like you can’t walk right, talk right, or do anything right.  Especially if you wake up on the wrong side of the bed.   It is a thing. We take for granted the fact that we have all we need (Psalm 23) As humans we are just in a constant state of expectation.  Not that it’s wrong to expect things, even miracles; however, sometimes we have an unrealistic expectation of how things…

  • Devotionals

    Help Wanted – Burden Bearers

    And he set threescore and ten thousand of them to be bearers of burdens, and fourscore thousand to be hewers in the mountain, and three thousand and six hundred overseers to set the people a work. 2 Chronicles 2:18 Solomon was preparing to build the temple. 2 Chronicles 2 speaks of all the people/skills that would be needed. Burden bearers, also referred to as ‘common laborers’ are people who carry loads. Hewers cut wood/stone apart with a sharp instrument making them perfect for building. The word of God edifies us in the same way – equipping and perfecting us for service to the King (Hebrews 4:12, Ephesians 4:12). Solomon was…