Saturday, October 8, 2011

Scripture & a Snapshot - Week 55

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So, last week I shared about my struggles with my business and money and basically how I was wanting more.
Ya know how you can feel yourself getting off the "straight and narrow"?
Well, I felt it!

“No one can serve two masters. For you will hate one and love the other; you will be devoted to one and despise the other. You cannot serve both God and money."
Matthew 6:24


And God reminded me that He is in control.
That I was made for relationship with Him and to serve Him.
That He knows my needs and will provide for me.

"Give us this day our daily bread."
Matthew 6:11


Not "fourteen sales and a thousand dollars, but "daily bread". Enough. Give me what I need to get through today.

So I gave up that control-everything-and-make-more-money attitude and just let God handle the details.
After all, He has proven His faithfulness in providing for my family before, so it stands to reason that He will continue to do so in the present and future.

Guess what?
He did.



"Our Father who art in Heaven, hallowed be Thy name.  
 Thy Kingdom come. Thy will be done on earth, as it is in Heaven.
   Give us this day our daily bread.
 And forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors.
   And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil. For Thine is the Kingdom, and the power and the glory for ever.

Amen."


Matthew 6:9-13






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1. Select a scripture.
My hope is that each week you will search your Bible and select a verse that has meaning for you.
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2. Add a photo to it.
I hope that you will chose a photo that goes with your chosen scripture, and not just throw these two elements together. The photo can be from your archives or a new shot. Please only use your own photos. You can have the scripture on your photo, below it, make a collage - however you want, as long as the two elements are together!

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13 comments:

  1. So true! I sometimes feel like the Israelites, wanting to store up manna just to MAKE SURE I'll have enough for tomorrow...

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  2. Yes Katie,

    That is so true. Beautiful graphic with that verse.

    And I just LOVE that song!!

    Thanks for sharing♥

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  3. Amen and Amen! You are so creative! How do you come with an idea like this picture, something so simple, yet at the end so powerful! Blessings to you!

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  4. okay... so I have been trying to comment for days, and google would not let me and I do not have your email.... it has been tough.. but your post last week but into words and pictures my life for the last year and your 31 days i will have to go back and comment...
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    You rock girl!!! and your path is so wonderful...Love y

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  5. I absolutely love this shot, but your words are so true. Thank you for this reminder.

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  6. love this so to the point. Say your linky code is not working right?

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  7. Love it when He proves Himself faithful! Thanks for sharing!

    (And, hi! It's been a while since I've stopped by!)

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  8. Amen! Awesome post. A great reminder that it's all in His hands.

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  9. Love this message. How often I forget it.

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  10. Love, love, love this picture!

    Wonderful!

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