I look forward to seeing you in 2014! I have lots of new content planned for our new year and I'm eager to share it with you!
When Polish pianist Ignace Jan Paderewsky played before Queen Victoria, he won her enthusiastic approval. "Mr. Paderewsky," she exclaimed, "you are a genius." Paderewsky shook his head. "Perhaps, Your Majesty, but before that I was a drudge," he replied, alluding to the number of hours he spent practicing every day.I'm learning- slowly- to play Canon in D on the piano right now. It's so slow progress because my practice time is limited and divided among several endeavors. But I'm working on it and measure by measure I'm learning it.
You will never change your life until you change something you do daily. The secret of your success is found in your daily routine.
"I am working with Jesus. This is not an ordinary day."It's easy to think that as wives and mothers and homemakers that our work is mundane and boring. And maybe on the surface it is. Ok, really, it is. We change diapers; we cook lunch; we read books; we fold laundry.
… if two angels in heaven were given assignments by God at the same time, one of them to go and rule over the greatest nation on earth and the other to go sweep the streets of the dirtiest village, each angel would be completely indifferent as to which one got which assignment. It simply wouldn’t matter to them. Why? Because the real joy lies in being obedient to God. For a Christ follower, the important thing isn’t what God has us doing; the important thing is that we’re doing what God wants us to do. John Newton
"If you want to be a woman used of God, you'll have to give up that which you want." Marlene Evans.
"What a man is at home, that he is, and though he be a saint abroad, if he be a devil at home, you may depend upon it that the last is his real character." Charles SpurgeonHome should be the best place. The place where you belong, where you are surrounded by those you love. The place where you are accepted and loved. Home contains the people that mean the most to you. So how do you behave there?
The cost of godliness is daily obedience. Francie Taylor