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Trust in the Lord with all your heart,
and do not lean on your own understanding.
In all your ways acknowledge Him,
and He will make straight your paths.
||Proverbs 3:5-6||

Two of my dearest friends and I think of a word to use for the upcoming year. I am guessing 2018 will be our fourth year to do this. The word we choose is based on what we want to gain in our faith in the Lord for the new year, or what we need to concentrate on due to lack of this or that the previous year.

The word I chose for 2017 is:
Understanding

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Begin with:
Let us hold fast the confession of our hope without wavering,
for He who promised is faithful.
|Hebrews 10:23|
 

I must say, this year has been emotionally hard, but so rewarding at the same time. A wonderful reflection of God’s immense love, prayer, hope and faithfulness to Him. One of my dearest friends said this to me shortly after I moved, “Being obedient to God is a wonderful thing, but it is not always an easy path.” I resonated with this statement because I was clinging to God so desperately this year.

Here is a collage of the “highlight reel” of this year: