It’s not joy that make us grateful, it’s gratitude that makes us joyful. The root of joy is gratefulness.
Love is a verb. It always wants and does what is in the other person’s best interest. Love honors and treasures those people that God has put in our lives.
While we all have painful things in our past, we must not let our past define our future.
Much like the Pharisees who rejected the goodness of Jesus no matter how many miracles He did and no matter how righteous He was, these minions of abusers will reject and ostracize the victim of abuse while gleefully hobnobbing with your abusive ex-husband. The Bible does not tell us to grovel and beg and try to convince them how righteous we are so that we will be accepted by them. Quite the contrary. We are told to shake their dust off our feet, move on, and consider ourselves blessed.
All relationships with abusers end badly – very badly. There was nothing you could have done to make it end any other way but horrific. He does not give you that option.
Daughter of the Kings of Kings, If you have found [...]
Celebrate your own Independence Day with thankfulness, praise, and something to remind you that your heavenly Father did a rescue mission on you.
In Isaiah 61, scriptures tell us that God Himself heals the hearts of the broken-hearted, proclaims liberty to the captives, opens the prison doors for the prisoners, and comforts those who mourn.
Narcissists, sociopaths, psychopaths and other domestic abusers almost always try [...]
Rejecting Lies About God and Replacing Them With Truth: God’s Banner Over You is Love – 3rd in a Series by Charlene Quint
God’s Banner Over You is Love In this series on [...]