Thursday, March 2, 2017

Thursday's Thoughts

It's Lent!

Just yesterday I read a Lenten article written by a young mom. In it, she suggested you 'lean into' the desert already given to you...and carry that cross with joy. 

While she was referring to having patience for the endless diaper changes and wailing toddlers, we can all find challenges in our lives...

What's your desert? Can you find ways to be more patient? More forgiving? Can you offer a smile instead of a frown? A helping hand instead of a complaint?

Then Jesus said to his disciples, "Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me." 

Matthew 16:24

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