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Christmas feeling

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“The God-honoring path may mean personal pain, financial sacrifice, or loneliness.” – ODJ. 


I am feeling lonely lately. I miss a person who always entertains and amuzes me with his stories. Especially in Christmas time, the season brings back sweet memories of stupid stories we had last Christmas. It’s funny how today’s devotion reminds me of loneliness. That it might be just the exact thing that God requires from His daughter. Frankly, it bewilders me. Why would a loving Father asked His daughter to be lonely for His sake? 

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December 17, 2015 at 1:03 AM

How’s the journey going?

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will my journey leave prints?

will my journey leave prints?

I almost hated myself, when I realized that I almost lost my ODJ for the second time. ODJ, published by RBC ministry is my daily devotional book. Last three months I lost one, but by God’s grace I got another one. It turned out that one of my house maids kept it upstairs together with some old newspapers. Gazing to the cover, my eyes caught the verses written there. “Trust in the Lord with all your heart; do not depend on your own understanding. Seek His will in all you do, and He will show you which path to take.” [Proverbs 3:5-6]. It really stroked me. But what’s more heart wrenching was when I read the editor’s note. Just a simple question and I was almost burst in tears. “How’s the journey going?” That simple question directed me to write this post.

A simple sharing to remind myself, that, it’s okay to get down as long as you remember to get up.

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