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Victor’s Wreath

My husband Sam just got home from work and is helping himself to a snack. I’m trying to figure out what to make for dinner while wearing the emotions from a long and challenging day. You moms know, the kind of day where the kids burn all their words on asking the same questions over […]

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Rebecca Lyon - February 12, 2017 - 12:28 am

Beautiful.

“You persevere and then it happens; your eyes gaze over the outlook awaiting you at the crest of the mountain. You are instantly captivated by breath taking views. You stand there speechless; maybe a “wow” or two reverberate from your lips. But there you are in the midst of un-matchable beauty. The colors of the wild flowers, the sky painted in swirls of blue and the air has never tasted so clean. You look down at your dusty boots and scraped up knees and are overwhelmed with gratitude for not giving up. All the falls were far worth the victory that is yours to claim.”

Reminds me of Romans 8:18
For I reckon that the sufferings of this present time are not worthy to be compared with the glory which shall be revealed in us.

Heidi Simanjuntak - February 16, 2017 - 10:19 pm

Thanks Rebecca for sharing that truth from Romans. It makes what the Lord spoke to me even cooler!!