weight of worry

Worry weighs a person down; an encouraging word cheers a person up.

Proverbs 12:25 NLT

Have you ever worn ankle weights at the gym? Suddenly even a task like walking takes extra effort. When considering your worries, picture yourself as a person with ankle weights who has never worked out. Worry does nothing but add heaviness to your life. When you take into consideration that we are called to run a race, it is significantly more difficult to run with our ankles carrying weights. The solution seems to be right in this verse, but sometimes we find ourselves in seasons where an encouraging word from the outside seems scarce.

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surrender novena (Day Nine) FINALLY

Welcome back!

Today is Day Nine!

Our final day of The Surrender Novena!

And it’s America’s Election Day!

Chances are if you’re strolling through my site today you are here to continue The 9 Day Surrender Novena with me,

(and countless others!)

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surrender novena (Day Eight)

Welcome back!

Today is Day Eight!

Isn’t that GREAT?!?!

Chances are if you’re strolling through my site today you are here to continue The 9 Day Surrender Novena with me,

(and countless others!)

However, if perhaps you stumple-tripped into my site; without knowing what is going on, you can read more details by clicking here or here.

Either way – I am so glad you are here now, joining us in prayer!

If this IS your first time here and you would still like to participate in The Surrender Novena

-that’s okay –

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