The Art Of Christian Living

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Where shall my heart find rest?Shall cloth and splendor give it restShall worldly riches and fame offer it restShall the wisdom of this new age guarantee it restShall the pleasures of this earth give it restShall the lust of the flesh bring it restShall pride of life bestow on it restShall the eloquence of the …

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Be still my soul For the thousand thoughts that run in your mind cannot silent the voice of your Maker  Be still my soul For the heavy load you’re carrying cannot be compared to the abundant rest prepared for you by your Maker Be still my soulFor the noisy distractions that surround you cannot overshadow your life …

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I woke up in the morning and wished for a sunny dayBut the day was gloomy and cold, and I sigh and huffThen I caught a thought which says growth takes place in darknessTherefore, let the gloomy days spur growth for my soul I woke up in the morning and prayed for a happy dayBut …

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The lens of fear magnifies the size of uncertainty. Charles Swindoll I wake up in the morning like any other day. I am feeling great and ready to conquer my day as usual, flowing in the rhythm of my daily routine and enjoying the quietness that surrounds me. I drop the kids at the bus …

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When all else drifts away beneath the surface, and I am left with nothing Let hope be the anchor that holds me grounded When all my fantasies become my disappointments, and I am unable to daydream again Let hope carry me to the land of dreamers and let me be surrounded When all my trust …

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“The essential joy of being with horses is that it brings us in contact with the rare elements of grace, beauty, spirit, and fire.”– Sharon Ralls Lemon I recently started an internship at a rehab center, and the program is focused on Horsemanship. The Horsemanship’ program is formulated around the National Horsemanship model, utilizing psychology-based …

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Resilience isn’t about floating through life on a breeze, or skating by all of life’s many challenges unscathed; rather, it’s about experiencing all of the negative, difficult, and distressing events that life throws at you and staying on task, optimistic, and high-functioning. In fact, developing resilience basically requires emotional distress. If we never ran into disappointment in the …

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I must practice my steps and movesSo that when life asks me to dance I won’t trip and lose balanceBut dance like David in the dance floor of life I must learn to listen like a musicianSo that when life starts playing its musicI will dance in the rhythm like a symphony of harmonious melodies …

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And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are the called according to His purpose. Roman 8:28 The ability to incorporate and see both the good and bad things in our lives as a whole can help metabolize failures in our lives and possibly turn them into victories …

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