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Make me know the way I should walk...

Thursday, February 14, 2013

In the morning let me know your love
For I put my trust in You.
Make me know the way I should walk,
for to You I lift up my soul. (Ps. 143:8)

This morning this verse spoke to me. As I strive to attain a deeper friendship with our Lord during this Lent, I pray to know, to experience His love for me each day. And even though I have made my resolutions for this Lent, I need to be attentive to His voice letting me know what He wants me to do each day. So my part is to make sure I make time for Him - my daily appointments with Him - so that in the silence He can speak to me and I can hear His voice.

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Most of the time I don't have the will power to stick to healthy habits - like drinking enough water, getting enough sleep, avoiding night-time snacking, etc. But the discipline of Lent helps me. What I can't do on my own, I can do if I am offering that sacrifice to the Lord! I know my body is the Temple of the Holy Spirit, and that He wants me to keep if healthy. And since it's the only one I have (LOL!!) , I need to keep it healthy if I want to be around a while longer, and continue to do His work!!

So I am really trying to be disciplined in many areas this Lent..... spiritual and physical!

Let's remember to pray for each other as we journey.... towards a deeper relationship with our God, and towards a healthier Temple for His Spirit!

Blessings and hugs to each of you! And thank you for your loyal friendship and your support!
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  Member Comments About This Blog Post:

IMREITE 2/15/2013 12:28AM

    i too am hoping lent helps my focus and maintain willpower
may you have plenty of faith to help you walk your lenten path.

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DEE107 2/15/2013 12:12AM

    Praying for you and know you can do it just one step at a time

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DOLPHINSINGER72 2/14/2013 7:00PM

    Wonderful blog. I am trying to get a closer friendship with our Lord God also. I love your bible quote. Thank you for posting.

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CARRENK 2/14/2013 4:59PM

    Thank you for your inspiring thoughts. I am also trying to focus on viewing good health as a worshipful thing this Lent.

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NELLIEC 2/14/2013 3:35PM

    Yes, it is important to be disciplined in all areas of our lives to give greater glory to Jesus!

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WINFIELD28 2/14/2013 2:51PM

    Thanks for your blog.

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