Do you like surprises?
I know some people who especially love the buildup and anticipation surrounding surprise gifts.
God has a gift for us today, but we must be willing to let him surprise us.
This is the gift of humility.
Humility is when we come to God confessing we don’t know the answer; we don’t have it all figured out.
Where there is pride, there is no room for surprise.
We feel the pressure to have all the answers, but God is asking us to let go of that.
When we unwrap humility, we are positioned to receive this wisdom, knowledge, and understanding that Proverbs is talking about.
Gifts upon gifts!
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Whoever walks with the wise becomes wise, but the companion of fools suffers harm.
Studies have shown that what our parents told us was true, “we are the company we keep.” By surrounding ourselves with a circle of friends who are heavily into partying, we become partiers.
If our closest companions are believers, our faith is strengthened.
Lucky me! I have BOTH categories rolled into a great big (FUN) one!
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“They are things I whisper in your ear
– confiding them –
as a friend, as a brother, as a father…
so that some thought will arise and strike you;
and so you will better your life
and set out along ways of
prayer and of Love.”
As written by, Msgr. Josemaria Escriva‘
As I mentioned a few days ago
God led me down the garden path of “growth” recently.
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