Welcome His Faithfulness as Amazing Grace (#fmfparty)

After taking a break for the holidays, we begin again a whole new batch of Five Minute Fridays with Kate Motaung.  This is a community of writers who write for 5 minutes, no over thinking, over-editing, over-planning just a free-writing each Friday on the same word prompt and then linking-up here.  If you would like to join us, we would love to have you!

Our word prompt today:  WELCOME

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Welcome 2015!

It’s a new year with new tomorrows.  Blocks of empty days waiting to be filled with adventures, new ideas and life-changing decisions.

I love to welcome a new year with hope.  It’s an adventure, this life.  And we never know what a new year will hold.

I look back on my journals from 2014… reading through my words and remembering how at the time I didn’t see how God was going to work out the situation that I was writing about but then His faithfulness comes shining through and I welcome it as the amazing grace He gives.

FMF Welcome

I’m marking up and filling in blocks of time for this new year.

A new calendar hangs on my wall and the days look open and full of promise.  Yet I also know those days can fill quickly with just the monotony of normal.

So this year I am looking to Him each day.  Placing my trust in Him and welcoming His Presence with me as we walk together into a new set of days.

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9 thoughts on “Welcome His Faithfulness as Amazing Grace (#fmfparty)

    • Too funny! Yes, it is harder than you think! When I first started I thought, “this will be easy” but I actually have to think about what I’m going to say and formulate my thoughts before I even hit “go” and have my conclusion lined up in my head before I even start typing. It’s a real discipline that I’m trying to hone in so that I’m actually thinking specifically about the one thing I truly want to say. I could easily ramble for 5 minutes but I don’t think anyone would want to read it. Some of the people who have been doing this for awhile come out with some pretty amazing words in 5 minutes. It’s definitely a challenge! 🙂

      Thanks for your comment! You always put a smile on my face! And my husband always asks, “What’s so funny!” And I always say…”It’s Anthony!” Thanks for the chuckle!

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  1. “Placing my trust in Him and welcoming His Presence.” Love this, Rachel! What words to live by throughout this new year. You’ve enlightened me to a profound perspective! Thank you. Love your words, as always. Happy New Year!

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