Category Archives: Thankfulness

Grasping For Slivers Of Joy

Three things to remember about God when you feel like you’re grasping for slivers of joy in a difficult season.

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Choosing To Remember God’s Goodness

What does remembering have to do with joy? Last year I shared a story about having to pick up my husband’s socks off of the bathroom floor. I wasn’t happy about my situation. I whined. And I complained about it. Eventually my ungrateful attitude started altering my outlook on things. Instead of being thankful for all of the good things

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A Contagiously Joyful Woman

I remember thinking I want to be like her…

As a twelve-year-old girl I was mesmerized by the beauty that radiated from her. With her hands held high and joyful smile across her face she gently swayed back and forth in a dance like motion. I knew staring wasn’t polite, but I couldn’t help it. Never in all my life had I witnessed someone praise the Lord so passionately. She was contagiously joyful. Beautifully unbound. Graciously wild and free….

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Learning To Put the Fruit of Patience Into Practice

What has God taught me about patience? Learn more about the three things I’ve learned about putting the Fruit of Patience into practice.

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When Impatience Leads To Frustration

Have you been tempted to lose your patience with a difficult person?

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