Monday Meditation

Monday Meditation

Be thankful in all circumstances…

1 Thess. 5:18 (NLT)

Such a simple group of words with such potent strength and meaning. John MacArthur, in his commentary on 1 Thess. says, “That simple, direct statement allows believers no excuses to be ungrateful.”

Truthfully, this is an area in which I struggle. My first response to circumstances is not always thankfulness, but often is complaint or worry.

I have no excuse to be ungrateful.

 

My Favorite 31 Days Posts from 2013

It’s that time of year again, when bloggers all around the world are starting their 31 Days series.

Although I actually pulled off a series last year (my very first), I’m not going to be doing one this year. I would, however, like to share a few of my favorite posts from the 31 Days of the Military Spouse of 2013. Writing a post every day for 31 straight days is tough, but I really did have fun with it! So in no particular order, here are ones I liked the most:

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How to Help Your Child Become an Enthusiastic Reader

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  A fondness for reading, properly directed, must be an education in itself. ~Jane Austen   Today's post is a guest article written by Yin Mones. She writes for The Mini Ark, a website dedicated to giving "...parents and children a … [Continue reading]