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John 3:16 For God so greatly loved and dearly prized the world that He [even] gave up His only begotten ([a]unique) Son, so that whoever believes in (trusts in, clings to, relies on) Him shall not perish (come to destruction, be lost) but have eternal (everlasting) life.
"For I am persuaded that neither death nor life, nor angels nor principalities nor powers, nor things present nor things to come, nor height nor depth, nor any other created thing, shall be able to separate us from the love of God which is in Christ Jesus our Lord." Romans 8:38-39 (NKJV) #Scripture
The proverbial "leap of faith" is actually the size of a mustard seed. Keep going. And by the way, look at St. Augustine. Don't become disheartened that you made bad choices in the past; make the best choice you ever made by turning to the Lord-- watch as the Lord, through the Sacraments, reorients your life and puts a lot of broken pieces back together.
What to Really Hold onto in the Glorious Mess. Beautiful post about motherhood and perspective. (Free Printable Mother Art Also)
My philosophy -since the selfishness people are capable of can be overwhelming stick to this and you'll never be at their level...
CHRISTian JESUS Reigns .875 x 1.875 inch by DesignsbyLindaNee, Jesus is my Savior not my religion. If God is for us who can be against us? Under His wings you will find refuge. Religion sets rules Jesus sets free.