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Wednesday, October 1, 2008

COME TO JESUS ~ Wednesday


Good Morning!

Well..I have been away for a few weeks. I had a quick decision to make 3 weeks ago to come visit my folks in the Seattle area and ended up missing 2 Wednesdays...then I don't do the adjustments coming home well and have come down with the flue or cold. But today, even tho I am late getting this in I wanted to contribute.

With the recent Gloom and Doom of our economy and Wall Street and in my own life the loss of a job for my hubby I draw comfort daily from my Lord. I know that these are just storms in life that we go through. And I also know who is holds my hand all the way. So I found this verse today about God's unfailing love that is all around me and you and wanted to share it with you.

Isaiah 54:10
"Though the mountains be shaken
and the hills be removed,
yet my unfailing love for you will not be shaken
nor my covenant of peace be removed."
says the Lord, who has compassion on you.

WOW, those words really hit home for me. Our world is being shaken up right now..but GOD has an unfailing love for you and me. I love that through all of this he promises a covenant PEACE. A peace that can pass any of our own understanding. And to know that GOD has compassion for us is just priceless.

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At the top right you will find this beautiful sign telling you of a wonder group of gals joining in on First Fridays, just click on this sign. First Fridays consists of sellers who have blogs, web sights and many other means of selling their wonderful wares. Thanks to Rhea of Sweet*n*Shabby*Roses who is our host for this event! This month we will be holding our sales 2 days, October 3rd and 24th. Also, the entire month of November fridays we will have our sales going for those you who enjoy shopping on-line for the Holidays.

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This sweet sign was made by Rhea of First Fridays, isn't it the most adorable sign EVER?!!! If you click on my sign to the right it will take you directly to my selling blog. I'd love for you to visit and leave me a comment of what you think.

Have a blessed day...Lorena

8 comments:

Somewhere In Time- Christie (yardsalequeen) said...

This post is beautiful and Jesus is our faithful savior....who upholds us no matter what is happening....he will calm the storms no matter what they are in our lives. God Bless you....Have a great day!
xoxo,
Queenie

Michelle said...

Wow, what an appropriate scripture and a great post! Those words are so true and I, too, am so grateful for God's faithfulness to us, no matter what is going on :)

Hope you have a beautiful day!

Stephanie ~ Angelic Accents said...

What an inspiring & comforting post today, sweet Lorena! Thank you for it!!

You also did a wonderful job of advertising First Friday Sales!!

Lots of Love,
Stephanie
Angelic Accents

Stephanie ~ Angelic Accents said...

Forgot to say feel better soon & take good care of that nasty cold! Try not to share it with DH & DD!!

Love & Hugs,
Steph
Angelic Accents

Sarah said...

What comfort that verse brings!

I'm really glad you stopped by and shared your story with me! What an absolute blessing your daughter is! I will continue to rest in faithfulness for what may or may not be.

I hope you're feeling better soon!

GARAGE SALE GAL said...

Hi Lorena,
I was wondering how you and hubby are doing??!! Hope you cold/flu is a quick one:) Great verses:) The past week the verse that keeps coming my way is..BE STILL and KNOW I AM GOD...
Have a great Thursday.
Hugs,
Deb

Edie Marie's Attic said...

Hi Lorena!
Great scripture! So powerful and reassuring, and we all need that!!
I've been catching up on visiting and I LOVE your master bedroom! It looks so beautiful and relaxing. Your curved furniture pieces and the antique mirror are gorgeous!
The TV is always a problem in decorating isn't it? I tried covering one in my French room with vintage linens but it just ended up looking like a TV with doilies on it LOL! If it was sitting on something larger I would have tried disguising it with shutters but then would have an accident problem waiting to happen to guests!! So I guess I have no good solution!
Hugs, Sherry

Miss Rhea said...

What beautiful scripture. :) That whole chapter saw me through some pretty rough spots. :) He is so Faithful and Wonderful I cant believe the whole world isn't down on their faces before Him. :) Praying for you both, sweet friend. :)