With a Grateful Prayer and a Thankful Heart: Think on These Things #16 ~ Psalm 37:3

Saturday, June 2, 2012

Think on These Things #16 ~ Psalm 37:3

This past Wednesday evening, we had our end-of-year Community Group Bible study with a barbecue dinner.  Everyone brought a dish to share and we had a great time eating and chatting with each other outside on the patio.

The timing worked and we were joined by dear missionary friends who shared their work in Bangladesh.
 Evaluating the many blessings and the difficulties over the past couple of years with the many projects they oversee, Psalm 37:3  is the verse that has been encouraging them as they Point People to the Provider.

their prayer... that we understand God's will,
gain spiritual wisdom.
please and honor God,
bear good fruit,
grow in knowing God,
be filled with God's strength,
have endurance and patience,
remain joyful in Christ, and
give thanks always.
(prayer taken from Colossians 1:9-18)

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Has God impressed on your heart something special this week?
Was there a Scripture verse, a song, a quote, a poem or an encouraging word that came your way and caused you to pause.
I'd love for you to share.

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17 comments:

Gypsy Heart said...

Beautiful, Lorraine. I love the scriptures.

xo
Pat

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Maple Lane said...

Sounds like a wonderful time of sharing and fellowship with your Bible Study Group and the missionaries. Thank you for sharing this verse and photo. God bless you and your family.

Patrice said...

Well done!

Liz - Imageremix said...

Lorraine, as always what you post is thoughtful and inspiring. And your images are always intriguing and beautiful. Thank you so much for taking the time and for hosting the link party.
Liz

Kara at Petals to Picots said...

Wonderful post!

Susan said...

Perky yellow carnations, LDH, and perfect Biblical verse to go with it!

Thank you for the opportunity of participating in this wonderful blog party.

It's so enriching to be able to share some of God's magnificent blessings with the world! Susan

Adrienne said...

As we traveled to and from our family reunion in Kansas and time with our dear friends in ministry Colorado, a song played often on the CD player in our car. Many times tears ran down my cheeks as the words touched deep into my heart. I'm sharing it on my blog and will link it here to share. The words 'lead me, Lord, I'll follow anywhere You open up the door' have gripped my heart. They have become my prayer every day since I first heard them.
~Adrienne~

pembrokeshire lass said...

Hi, I blog hopped and here I am...not quite sure how. I'll become a follower so that I can find my way here again! Loved that verse it has meant a lot to me too over the years. Thanks. Joan

Debbie said...

Good morning! This post and verse blessed and encouraged me this morning, so thanks for sharing it!

Ann said...

lovely picture and I like the verse

podso said...

What great timing so your missio friends could be with you. I'm sure you all were a great encouragement to them!

Debbie said...

I treasure every visit to your blog. Your photos are simply beautiful!

marie said...

I echo what Debbie said....beautiful photos and a beautiful blog.
Wonderful scripture today too!

Liz - Imageremix said...

Lorraine, I always appreciate you stopping by and leaving your thoughts at my blog. Thank you!
Liz

Mynnette said...

Thanks for the chance to link up!!! Gorgeous photography--and I LOVE the verse you put with it! :)

bettyl said...

That's a great promise of God. Your photo suits it nicely.

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