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The Palms of His Hands

I tend to be a bit forgetful at times. I’ll walk upstairs to get something but forget what it was when I arrive. I’m only 37 but I swear my short-term memory is fading!  The obvious solution for this affliction is to write things down, make lists, or plug it into my iPhone calendar.

Before iCalendars, I went through the post-it note phase. A sea of yellow notes covered my work desk, laptop cover, car dash, kitchen counter and refrigerator. I even flirted briefly with the idea of using different colored notes to organize my life.

Yet, far pre-dating post-it notes is the equally “handy” method: jotting reminders on the inside of the palm of your hand! Ever done this? I know you have.

Don’t be embarrassed. Even God Himself isn’t above this timeless tactic. But what do you think could possibly be so important that even the Creator himself writes it on his hand as a constant reminder? Continue reading The Palms of His Hands

My Beloved Child (Source Unknown)

Thanks to Tammi for passing this along to me on a day I needed to be reminded. -JB 
My Beloved Child,
I am writing you today to let you know I am thinking of you. Actually, I am always thinking of you, because you are the apple of my eye. I created you unique and special. There has never been anyone else in the history of the world like you, and there never will be again. You are perfectly accepted in my beloved Son. You are never alone. You are hidden under the shadow of my wings. As you start your day today, I want to remind you that you are who you are because of who I am.
You are secure. 
Deut. 33:12 Let the beloved of the LORD rest secure in him, for he shields him all day long…
I am your defender and defense.
Zech. 9:15 NKJV The LORD of hosts will defend them.
Your life is hidden with Christ in God. 
Col. 3:3 … your life is now hidden with Christ in God.
I am your hiding place.
Ps. 32:7 You are my hiding place… Continue reading My Beloved Child (Source Unknown)