The lens of hope

… we boast in the hope of the glory of God. Not only so, but we also glory in our sufferings, because we know that suffering produces perseverance; perseverance, character; and character, hope. And hope does not put us to shame, because God’s love has been poured out into our hearts through the Holy Spirit, who has been…

For the good

And we know that God causes everything to work together for the good of those who love God and are called according to his purpose for them. ‭‭// Romans‬ ‭8:28‬ ‭NLT‬‬ “God is good. God does good. God is working all things for my good, Even when what’s happening isn’t good.” – Christine Caine

Finder of good

It is so much more freeing to simply show up and be a finder of the good. – Lysa Terkeurst

Life of contradictions

“At one point in my life I thought God used me because I was good – I now know beyond a shadow of a doubt that He uses me because He is good!” – Perry Noble I’m starting to understand that maturity in the faith starts to form when you realize God is using you…

Give thanks

Take this day to give thanks for ALL the Lord has done, is doing and will do. For He is good and worthy of all of our gratitude and praise! Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours, Kim Visit https://gracelaced.com/ to see more of the stunning artwork of Ruth Chou Simons

For good

In the marriage of God’s omnipotence and humanity’s free will, life is… messy and mundane, profound and perplexing, gut-wrenching and maddening, delightful and joyful ugly and beautiful. When life gets hard, the tides creep high and all we can do is ask, “why?”, it is hard to believe that good can come from that which…