Posts Tagged ‘heart’

my heart

The Lord is my strength and my shield;
My heart trusts in Him and I am helped.
My heart leaps for joy
and I will give thanks to Him…
Psalm 28:7
May the Lord help our hearts “leap for joy” even with life is hard and we are sad.

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Religion that God our Father
accepts as pure and faultless is this:
to look after orphans and widows
in their distress….
James 1:27
For the past few years I have been hearing about an Advent Conspiracy, which is a  holistic approach to Christmas.  I would like to propose a Valentine’s Day Conspiracy:  Let’s turn Valentine’s Day into a day where we reach out to and comfort those who suffer from a relationship void.  This year, consider how you might love and care for:
those who have lost a spouse
those who have lost a parent
those who live with loneliness 

those who do not know they are loved by the Lord

Valentine’s Day must surely be an even lonelier time for these literal or figurative widows and orphans.  I invite you to join in this conspiracy to help them feel the warmth of God’s love on this day.  If you like, please anonymously share your Valentine stories after February 14.

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