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Never leave your partner behind...

Friday, May 17, 2013

I loved the movie "FIREPROOF" and now that mom and I are going through this evil being called dealing with cancer...together...I have been quick to judge and I am finding I have a very short fuse when it comes to dealing with our relationship.

This morning I have started reading the book version of the movie and it has truly opened my eyes. Not to get all preachy and religious on here, but, I never thought the lord was listening when I truly needed him to.

Now I know that I just wasn't listening to HIM. And for that I am sorry.

I will actually start this "LOVE DARE" in 2 weeks...but, today's passage was on finding peace in your relationship and meaning.

That being said the book stated that if the occasion arises to say things in anger to your partner...choose to say nothing at all instead.

So far it is working for me as I am just letting mom sleep today.

We shall see how this works.

Psalm 23...Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death I will fear no evil...for I know that YOU...Lord...are with me, your rod and staff they shall comfort me and I will dwell in the house of the LORD forever.

Have a blessed day spark people.
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    I loved the movie and even picked up the book from the library. sometime my hubby noticed a few differences, but i must admit it is a wnderful story and we can all remember the lessons when relating to others,
    1856 days ago
    thanks for the Blog. Psalm 23 is my favorite,

    God Bless & good luck.
    1857 days ago
    Lance I am glad to read your blog today, and to realize you are more at peace with your mom. You are facing a huge challenge by her side emoticon
    1857 days ago
  • HOLLYM48
    Wow, that was great. Thanks for this timely prayer and the book advice! emoticon
    1857 days ago
    I so realte to your blog, not sure how many years I had the same problem until I, also, realized I was not listening to him. That voice in your mind late at night when everyone else is asleep or early morning when no one else has woken up - that is God helping me to sort through whati is troubling me. some times I am not even sure how he knew what to talkto ma about cause I had no idea it was! LOL

    Failing to keep trying means you gave up and God's people are not quitters!
    1857 days ago
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