The planet does not need more successful people. But it does desperately need more peacemakers, healers, restorers, storytellers, and lovers of every kind. The Dalai Lama
Stop your fretting and complaining. There's someone somewhere praying for what you have right now. May God bless you with an appreciation for your current circumstances — no matter what.
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1000 UNPLUGGED HOURS
By Hannah Brenchner
I started unplugging my phone on my 33rd birthday.
I was sitting in the screened in porch of a friend’s home in Melbourne, Florida. Lane and Novi were inside eating breakfast. It was just me— sitting and sipping my coffee as I reflected on the last year and what this next year would bring.
And then the nudge happened.
A holy and sure nudge that told me, “Turn off your phone.”
I write openly about how I think we can hear from God when we quiet our hearts and we weed out all the other voices that sound like criticism or dread, anxiety or adrenaline. I am not claiming that every thought that enters into the mind comes from God because that would likely be a disaster. But sometimes you just know. In the deep of you. Without even being able to explain why.
That’s what I felt on that last day of May 2021. I felt like I needed to listen to the voice and I turned my phone...read more
I am in a period of change and I have so much anxiety! I know God is working in all of these situations, but I can’t slow the worry in my mind. My husband and I are also in a serious financial situation and are having trouble refinancing our home. Please pray for peace and relief from my anxiety, that I will be able to see God working and have peace in all these changes and our finances. Thank you so much for your prayers.