Tag Archive | rest

on track.

We are in the process of building a small herd of beef cattle. Herefords.

Last week, 2 heifer calves were born.

Here is one with her mother.

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Life unfolds in mysterious ways, mostly without our contribution.

It makes us pause, doesn’t it?

Yes, life can be gravely sorrowful.

But thankfully, we still see good, too.

It keeps us on track, knowing God is over it all. He alone has the answers.

Rest in that today.

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scripture friday.

Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.

Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart,

and you will find rest for your souls.”

-The Bible

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Photo credit: djwtwo / Foter / CC BY-NC-SA

scripture friday.

Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.

Matthew 11:28

rest

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rest.

It’s alright to stop everything and rest.

Only you can make the time.

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We weren’t made to always be on the go.

Anchor yourself for awhile. Breathe in the fresh air. Smile at the sky.

Rest.

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burdens.

Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.

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For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.

-Jesus

God wants to take the weight of your pain, discouragement, frustration, and sorrow.

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rest.

“Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened …

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… and I will give you rest.”-

-Jesus

january thaw.

January’s thaw loosens winter’s icy grip and brings reprieve.

The birds find berries once hidden in drifts of snow and the deer find fresh bark.

And water! Cool, clean, and fresh.

If God provides for these, how much more for you?

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Weighted down with heavy ice and snow, branches threaten to snap, exposing its tender green to the cruel cold.

But now, they spring up toward the sky once again.

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Whatever your winter is – God will bring hope and rest in the midst of it.