I woke up finding myself in a state of panic and distress. I was extremely late for school and missing a quiz could leave a huge impact on my final grades.
My grandma repeatedly asked me to eat something before I leave but I found it as something really annoying for her to do. My mind said, “Can’t you see that I’m already late for school? Would you just please stop?” and I held myself back from saying it to her but I answered her back “No.” with an obvious hint of frustration in my voice.
I left the house with uncombed and tangled hair, brushed my teeth for 30 seconds and left my phone at the house. What you would typically call a state of disaster. I resisted from blaming anyone for not waking me up on time. To add up to my frustrations the tricycle driver didn’t have change for my 20 peso bill, so I didn’t bother getting the full change and the bus I rode on was full and I didn’t get a seat. What’s worse was that my heart was in a very bad condition. It was full of anxiety, frustrations, and worry.
Someone offered me a seat and I took it. After contemplating on my actions I realized I was really trying to do things by myself without thinking about the welfare of others and God. I was convicted to restart my day and pray.
I let it all out to God, asking for His forgiveness and His help. I felt peace, I was back to my senses and was assured that with God everything would turn out okay.
What happened was, I made it on time for the quiz and I was able to review for it! As soon as I arrived home, I felt the joy of being reconciled with my Lola (that’s grandma in Filipino).
We should really start our day by spending it with God. Even the smallest things could ruin our day if we won’t stop and take time to read His Word and pray. Trust in Him, for His promises are true. :)
Do not worry about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus. Finally, beloved, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is pleasing, whatever is commendable, if there is any excellence and if there is anything worthy of praise, think about these things. (Philippians 4:6-8)
Have a blessed day!
Worth a million reblogs
Reblogging again and again. Jesus, we love you. *This is really worth a million reblogs. To show how much pain Jesus have gone through just for US* Jesus sacraficed HIS life, went through all that pain and suffering FOR YOU, yet you can’t even reblog this post? Reblog, it’s something you can do to give back to God, what he gave for you.
"Before sharing the Good News, be the Good News first."
Before sharing about the love of Christ, let Christ be evident in your lives first. Imitate Him, know more about Him by reading about His Word. Live a life not contradicting to what you share, so you won’t cause anyone to stumble.
Yaaaay! Praise God dear. <3
Awesooome! Praise God dear. =)
#Cross (Taken with instagram)
I only have Jesus; I have everything I need.
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This camp has been the best one I’ve experienced so far. God has truly blessed me in giving me this opportunity to witness how He reaches out and extends His unending love to many!
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