Wednesday, January 4, 2012

Word-filled Wednesday

"Hey ladies, what do you think of my toupee?"
© Karen Kyle Ericson, all rights reserved.

It's so great to know God will never give up on me.  Even when:
  • I'm having a bad hair day; He sees my heart.
  • I don't have any money; I'm worth more than silver and gold to Him.
  • Things are not going my way; He helps my faith grow stronger.
  • I can't forgive myself; He waits patiently for me to accept His forgiveness.
  • Everything around me is crazy; He longs for me to know His rest.


"For my yoke is easy and my burden is light."  Matthew 11:30

When my husband and I saw this buffalo, we had to laugh.  We'd never seen such a hairstyle before.  But there's something about this guy that seems so familiar.  He thinks he looks good  : )   Even in those moments I think I'm lookin' good- He never gives up.







Challenge sponsored by Katie Lloyd Photography.


Challenge sponsored by Internet Cafe Devotions.

15 comments:

  1. I needed this encouragement, bless you.

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  2. Karen, this sincerely blessed me today. It is something we know, but sometimes our heart forgets and begins to tell us ugly things. It is good to have a friend to remind us what is true. In addition to all of that, it made me smile. :)

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  3. I'm so glad. Sometimes as I write, I'm reminding myself as well. God bless!

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  4. I love this picture! LOL! Really made me smile!

    Great verse for today! Thank you for sharing!

    Tänia of
    Simply God's Girl

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  5. Hi Karen,
    A couple points you made I needed to hear today.
    "Things are not going my way; He helps my faith grow stronger." And "Everything around me is crazy; He longs for me to know His rest." I found out today of potential changes in my work schedule I am not liking one bit. These changes would drastically cut into family and church time. Thank you for sharing and God bless,
    Ken

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  6. Thanks for the post! Super encouraging for me! :D

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  7. So glad you enjoyed it Tania!

    Ken- I'll say a prayer about this. Maybe God can turn it around for you. Businesses are struggling and making some crazy decisions right now.

    Joy- so glad it was encouraging for you. Life is hard for sure. This blog actually helps me out a lot, just focussing on truth.

    God bless you guys!

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  8. love this photo with this verse. :) makes me smile.

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  9. Love this photo and the verse you chose to go with it!

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  10. I'm another reader who was encouraged by this post! I'm stopping by from Katie's site ... I've seen buffalo in the northern neck of our area, but never did one have a hair day like that! Sort of reminds one of those 'dread locks' that some people have the courage to wear! Lol! This photo definitely lightened my day! :)

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  11. Thanks Deborah and Alida : ) We are a funny bunch aren't we? Animals are so great- glad God created them.

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