Count It All Joy When…

Count It All Joy When…

Appreciate the Unexpected. ~ Anonymous ~

And we know that all things together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose.
~ Romans 8:28 ~

My brethren, count it all joy when ye fall into divers temptations; Knowing this, that the trying of your faith worketh patience.
~ James 1:2-3 ~

Hello friends. (smile) It’s a beautiful thing when The Lord gives…

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Patience and Silence

Patience and silence are two powerful energies. Patience makes you mentally strong. Silence makes you emotionally strong.
~ Author Unknown ~

And not only so, but we glory in tribulations also: knowing that tribulation worketh patience; And patience, experience; and experience, hope: And hope maketh not ashamed; because the love of God is shed abroad in our hearts by the Holy Ghost which is given…

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God’s Amazing Grace

God’s Amazing Grace

People don’t change until the pain of remaining the same becomes too great.
~ Unknown Author ~

And he said unto me, My grace is sufficient for thee: for my strength is made perfect in weakness. Most gladly therefore will I rather glory in my infirmities, that the power of Christ may rest upon me. Therefore I take pleasure in infirmities, in reproaches, in necessities, in persecutions, in…

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Love is (Part 2)

Love is (Part 2)

Ann V. Friend:

A new commandment I give unto you, That ye love one another; as I have loved you, that ye also love one another.

~ John 13:34 ~

Originally posted on Ann - A Friend of Jesus 2013:

Continuing from Love is (Part 1), to truly love others, we must deal with our stuff first. (shock face) To love like Jesus requires being spirit led and spiritual fruit. Without them, love becomes…

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Tribute to COL Tomas DeLeon

Tribute to COL Tomas DeLeon

When we feel a sense of belonging it is not because we are the same as everyone else, but because we have been accepted as we are.
~ Unknown Author ~

Hello friends. Sharing a beautiful article, about my friend, COL Tomas DeLeon.

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Commentary: Making the final journey with a friend, mentor and Soldier.
Written by Lt Col Craig S Heathscott

October 08, 2014
MIAMI – The flight attendant’s voice…

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To Second Chances

Ann V. Friend:

A reminder that God provides second chances. Let’s follow His lead. Blessings!

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Regardless of where we are in life, have faith and remember love never fails.

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God bless us, by faith, as we remember your unconditional love for us, in spite of our things and stuff. Let us meditate on 1 Corinthians 13:4-8 (NKJV), 4 Love suffers long…

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Love and Forgiveness

Just because you’ve made mistakes doesn’t mean your mistakes get to make you. Take notice of your inner critic, forgive yourself and move on.
~ Unknown Author ~

And they shall teach no more every man his neighbour, and every man his brother, saying, Know the Lord: for they shall all know me, from the least of them unto the greatest of them, saith the Lord: for I will forgive their iniquity, and…

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Faith and Trust In God Will Build

Faith and Trust In God Will Build

Ann V. Friend:

Is there anything to hard for God? Blessings as we keep the faith and remember He provides. He protects. He loves. His timing is perfect. Every single time!

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Faith and trust, in God, will build every single time. (smile) There is nothing to hard for God!

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Another illustration of Romans 8:28, And we know that all things work…

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My Entry for the IWSG Anthology

My Entry for the IWSG Anthology

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Hello friends and welcome to our Co-hosts for October:

Kristin Smith – http://swordsandstilettos.blogspot.com/
Elsie http://mockturtlemusings.com/
Suzanne Furness http://suzannefurness.blogspot.com/
Fundy Blue http://selkiegrey4.blogspot.com/

We all need encouragement in life. My post entry is to encourage anyone, out there, with a passion to write, to start writing. Just do it. The more you…

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Word of The Day - Recognize

Word of The Day – Recognize

Ann V. Friend:

Hello friends. (smile) My hectic schedule is over and I have gotten much needed rest. Praise The Lord. I will be back sometime tomorrow and will visit and catch up on all your wonderful posts. (smile) Blessings!

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And he saith unto them, Why are ye fearful, O ye of little faith? Then he arose, and rebuked the winds and the sea;…

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