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Who is the Shepherd?
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“He tends his flock like a shepherd: He gathers the lambs in his arms and carries them close to his heart; he gently leads those that have young.” Isaiah 40:11 “ What a promise! I remember finding this little gem in scripture. I remember how it felt for the Holy Spirit in me to grab ahold of the words on the page and say… this right here for you today! It’s a verse we highlight and date and text to our friends in the trenches of parenting. It’s a verse that causes us to say, “Yes! this is a...
Children are like Arrows
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“Children are a heritage from the LORD, offspring a reward from him. Like arrows in the hands of a warrior are children born in one’s youth.” Psalm 127:3-4 Though I am an empty nester, I get hang out with mamas of littles in my Bible study leadership role. I often stop myself from saying to these precious, hard working women: “cherish the moments, they go so fast.” It seems like such a true statement for a woman in her 50s who looks back and cannot believe how fast little ones grow up. But I know those words ring a...