I also thought about José's reply. It was obvious to me by the way José responded, that he had expected me to help him. José saw me as a part of the neighborhood, which meant that this problem was also my responsibility. I began to think about all the arenas of life where I should be taking more ownership.
"She speaks with wisdom, and faithful instruction is on her tongue." -Proverbs 31:26 NIV
"As the rain and the snow come down from heaven, and do not return to it without watering the earth and making it bud and flourish, so that it yields seed for the sower and bread for the eater, so is my word that goes out from my mouth: It will not return to me empty, but will accomplish what I desire and achieve the purpose for which I sent it." - Isaiah 55:10-11 NIV
"While the soldiers were looking after themselves, Jesus’ mother, his aunt, Mary the wife of Clopas, and Mary Magdalene stood at the foot of the cross. Jesus saw his mother and the disciple he loved standing near her. He said to his mother, “Woman, here is your son.” Then to the disciple, “Here is your… Continue reading Mother’s Day: Who’s Watching You?
The tongue has the power of life and death, and those who love it will eat its fruit." -Proverbs 18:20-21NIV
"He who dwells in the shelter of the Most High Will remain secure and rest in the shadow of the Almighty [whose power no enemy can withstand]." -Psalm 91:1 (AMP) Greetings friends! We are switching things up a bit this week, as this post is part of Lysa TerKeurst’s "Uninvited Book Blog Tour," which I… Continue reading Live LOVED. (Because you are!)