January 9, 2015 hope



‘You will be confident, because there is hope. You will look carefully about and lie down in safety. You will lie down without fear, and many will seek your favor. But the sight of the wicked will fail. Their way of escape will be cut off, and their only hope is their last breath.'( ‭Job‬ ‭11‬:‭18-20‬ HCSB)

Hello, BrokenOne,
Predators take up more of my thoughts these days than I wish they would. Specifically, protection of our loves from the hard-hearted who roam the earth. There is danger everywhere.
Temperatures are freezing. Coyotes are hungry. I wonder how come, in a world where God’s creatures were made to bring Him glory, like a newborn calf, are they sometimes prevented from realizing the fullness of its creation. How is it, for those going through tragic loss … how will that serve the means of His love in a Milky Way filled with God’s wild and fierce beauty?
But, Dearheart, it does. Somehow, it does.
In humans and animals alike. The earth is far wilder than our emotions and sensitivities might prefer. The fact that others are often harmed … some are destroyed by desires that are ultimately God-given creates a certain unease within. I’m reading Annie Dillard, who won’t let us forget that the world that God has made, with all of its desire, remains as consumingly wild and terrible as it is lovely.
Even with all the strange and empty, hope is still found in the broken, isn’t it?
What kind of God plans that kind of delivery from the wicked? His ways are right.

Wake up.

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About lewis3sunz

I am a blessed woman. Wife, daughter, mother of 3sunz, sister, author of 'Spirit Move Me: Memos to you that sway with the Holy Spirit', Jesus loving Oklahoma girl, I love exploring truth, early morning is my favorite time of day, teacher/trainer, lover of books and news and fascinated with butterflies, extreme right brained pondering creature; enjoy helping others find meaning, tap into their own inspiration and intuition to work more effectively, and overcome struggles and the rising and falling of life in the everyday grind and in small business/micro business worlds. Blessed with the crazy notion, the wild-eyed foolishness, and the madcap belief in the simple idea that I might help one to make a decision that makes a difference in the world . . . as stated by Ralph Waldo Emerson’s famous quote…“To know one life breathed easier because you lived, this is to have succeeded.” I get to use my small business background as a former owner of a Flower Shop and Hallmark Store and former co-owner of Disability Specialists, LLC, to help folks build dreams. I hold a M.Ed with emphasis on Adult Training and Education. I’d love to get my Doctorate in Educational Leadership . . . someday. My work centers on the belief that inside each of us lives a mesmerizing soul waiting to be revealed. Every day we can choose to trust the magic of our calling and take those unconventional moves to unlock an enchanted journey. I serve as Business and Industry Director and Business Development Services Coordinator at Canadian Valley Technology Center in Chickasha, Oklahoma.

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