I have always believed in God and even grew up praying to Him many times, but I realize I really didn't know Him. I wasn't having a true relationship with Him, I wasn't spending time with him, like I would a family member. These last few years God has been working in me and my relationship with Him. It is so amazing to feel His presence on a much closer level now and to also seem Him work in my life and those around me. Such a blessing! So when I have bad days now, I can get through them so much easier because of God's love for me and the gift He has given me.
This blog post spoke to me deeply about JOY!! http://www.aholyexperience.com/2013/03/daring-greatly-to-fully-live-right-where-you-are/ " dare to realize joy isn’t a function of what happens, but of what you think. Joy is a function of how you thank"
Reflecting on Palm Sunday. Let's never forget the sacrifice of our Lord and what it means.
Matthew 21:9 says, “The crowds that went ahead of Jesus and those that followed shouted,