Jan 4, 2010

blessed


I needed this reminder tonight. I am way in over my head, and this past week has physically and emotionally exhausted me. I'm dreading tomorrow, but am trying to remember the good things.
I'm also always comforted by the good word.

Don’t fret or worry. Instead of worrying, pray. Let petitions and praises shape your worries into prayers, letting God know your concerns. Before you know it, a sense of God’s wholeness, everything coming together for good, will come and settle you down. It’s wonderful what happens when Christ displaces worry at the center of your life...you'll do best by filling your minds and meditating on things true, noble, reputable, authentic, compelling, gracious—the best, not the worst; the beautiful, not the ugly; things to praise, not things to curse...Do that, and God, who makes everything work together, will work you into his most excellent harmonies. Philippians 4:6-8

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