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The Future Looks Bright

"The future is as bright as the promises of God." -Adoniram Judson Sometimes I think God likes to show off when He speaks to me. It's like He keeps certain things hidden until exactly the right moment and then BAM, all at once I'm hit with an onslaught of the same message and an overload… Continue reading The Future Looks Bright

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The One thing that is Impossible for God

            I was praying about a couple of very important situations a few nights ago. As I did, I went to my Bible and asked God to let it open to exactly what He wanted me to pray over these situations. As soon as I opened my Bible, it fell to a commentary page entitled… Continue reading The One thing that is Impossible for God

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Oh How Great the Father’s Love

#LampAndLight day 29: A photo you love. ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ This is me with my Daddy when I was little. My Aunt gave me this picture a couple of years ago and said that when she took it she couldn't stop smiling because Daddy was… Continue reading Oh How Great the Father’s Love

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A Beautiful Mess

#LampAndLight day 28: A Beautiful Mess. ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ Hi. I'm Bethany. I am a beautiful mess. ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ ◇ Now, please don't take this the wrong way. I'm not talking about a… Continue reading A Beautiful Mess

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Faith & Favor

#LampAndLight days 18 & 19: A Bible Character & A struggle. I've always loved Esther. I love her humility. I love her devotion to her uncle, her people, her King, & her God. I love that it says she won favor in the sight of all who saw her & the King, who seems to… Continue reading Faith & Favor

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Souls are at Stake

I'm running a little behind on the #LampAndLight photo challenge so let's let day 12 double for day 14, Song Lyrics. & today will be a combo for yesterday (A dream) & today (A memory). At the beginning of this year I was facing a lot of unknowns (still am), being pulled a lot of… Continue reading Souls are at Stake

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#PrayForParis

"Enemy-occupied territory--that's what this world is. Christianity is the story of how the rightful King has landed... and is calling us to take part in a great campaign of sabotage." -C.S. Lewis #PrayForParis Lord, where do we even begin in times like this? I don't live in Paris, I wasn't born in Paris, I have… Continue reading #PrayForParis

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Clean.

#LampAndLight photo challenge day 12: A Reminder of Grace. ○ ○ This Song. Just wow. The first time I heard a little clip of the bridge I cried my eyes out. The entire song is such a beautiful reminder of what the grace of God truly is. ○ ○ Mercy is being spared what you… Continue reading Clean.

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Faithful Reminders

#LampAndLight photo challenge day 10: On Your Heart. "Why are you downcast, oh my soul?" This question from Psalm 42 is the first thing that came to my mind when I woke up this morning. It can be so easy to get caught up in a whirlwind of thoughts and emotions, fear and regret. If… Continue reading Faithful Reminders

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Women of Bravery

#LampAndLight photo challenge day 7 A small blessing. After posting about the book of Ruth I wanted to read and study it again (considering doing a group study about it in the next couple of weeks so stay tuned!). □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □… Continue reading Women of Bravery