“stress isn’t only a joy stealer. the way we respond to it can be sin…stress stands in direct opposition to what He directly and tenderly commands: “do not let your hearts be troubled. Trust in God; trust also in Me.” (John 14:1)”
Ann Voscamp One Thousand Gifts pg. 146
am i allowing stress to steal my joy?! are you??
“if authentic, saving belief is the act of trusting, then to choose stress is an act of disbelief…atheism.”
One Thousand Gifts pg.148
just a few thoughts for your day today. may the joy thief be gone, my friends. may trust in the One fill you with joy.