Friday, February 18, 2011

3 in 30: Encouraging Words in February


"Behold, what manner of love the Father hath bestowed upon us, that we should be called the sons of God..." 1 John 3:1

I've been thinking about this month's goals...last month's goals...and next month's goals.  It can all be overwhelming if I let it, because along with the 3 goals of each month, I have so many other goals for each day I want to do, too.
One day this week, I read 1 John 3 and just simply rested in it.  I wrapped myself in the unconditional love God has for me as His daughter.  It is something I cannot work towards.  He is love and He loves me.  I feel refreshed in this fact.
As for my goals...water intake is still going well.  an impromtu visit to IN (where my family lives) this week helped me get my "visit with a friend" goal met.  And, by later today my loose photos will all be in albums.
Thanks to all who stop by and leave encouraging words on my blog!  Hope you have a great end-of-the-month week next week.

8 comments:

  1. wtg with your goals keep it up :)

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  2. Good job!

    Thanks for stopping by my blog. I'm in GA too! Near Athens. Where are you?

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  3. I hear you, "...along with the 3 goals of each month, I have so many other goals for each day..." <-- ME TOO!!

    Sometimes its just a blessing to be able to wrap yourself up in God's goodness, unconditional love, and grace. He wants nothing more for us than to experience Him. YOU are experiencing Him. priceless.

    You're doing so well this month. Way to go. =)

    Keeping it Personal,
    Teri Johnson

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  4. "Behold what manner of love the Father has given unto us, behold what manner of love the Father has given unto us. That we should be called the sons of God. That we should be called the sons of God..."

    Sing it with me! Thanks for that, I had forgotten that cute little round.

    Good for you for luxuriating in God's love!!

    And good job on your other goals, too.

    Jeanine

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  5. You've made great progress - keep it up :)

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  6. Keep up the good work! Every step is a step of progress, no matter how great or small. ;)

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  7. Loose photos are in albums? WOW!! Good job!

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  8. Great job on your goals. I have not been doing as well as I would like this month. Thank you for the reminder that I do not have to work for His love. Blessings!

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