Deep In Our Hearts

 In our hearts we hold a deep desire, sometimes we don't even know it is there until something or someone wakes it up. This desire we carry that sometimes we can't find is Jesus Christ. We seem to think our desires can be satisfied by material things or even by other people. God says to seek Him and His righteousness . When we seek after God He fulfills all the desires in our hearts. When He does that we start to see His work in us and around us. Sometimes we fall, but God picks us up with His love and His faithfulness and He is always there even when we don't feel Him there because He says in His Word that He will never leave us nor forsake us.

Let's always try to keep our focus on our Lord and let's always keep looking back on our lives to see where God has touched us and our lives. When we do that it helps us to know God is really here with us because we can see His work in our past so we push forward so He can make us stronger. Each trial and storm we go through and get past, that is when we get stronger, because God is stronger in our weakness.   A lot of times I to have a hard time focusing on even praying but knowing the Lord and looking back at what He has done in my life builds my faith up.

There is a lot of sorrow in my heart at times, sorrow for my daughter and why things happen the way they do, sorrow for the lost, and my suffering with fibromyalgia, with this physical pain I go through I really get frustrated and depressed, but I know God helps me endure it and to push forward at all times.

 

Written By Betty Bolden

12-16-09

Jesus Is My Joy Ministries!

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RevLady 6 years ago from Lantana, Florida

Hi Betty, this is a beautiful hub written from the deep recesses of your soul.

I think the greatest praise we can give God is praising Him in the midst of our suffering. We are not praising Him for it, but in spite of it. You are blessed by saying "but I know God helps me endure it and to push forward at all times."

Love, hugs, blessings always,


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jesusmyjoy 6 years ago from Bucyrus Ohio Author

Thank you so much Revlady..may GOD bless you always.


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Putz Ballard 6 years ago

Great hub,He is worthy.


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Heavensgates 6 years ago

Jesusmyjoy, I pray that in the Name of the Most High God, whom we serve and know to be a Healer, that the pain and suffering you feel will cease, in Jesus Name! I pray for your joy, your continued deep down joy that it springs up and those you come in contact will see, the glory of Christ in your life, in Jesus Name. And whatever family issues pertaining to your daughter and anything else you desire according to God's word, I pray for the healing, the miracles, the love of family to be restored. Only in Jesus Name. Keep the hubs coming, and know that he is with you! Love your sister in Christ


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DeBorrah K. Ogans 6 years ago

Jesusmyjoy, Wonderful hub! It really is important to seek God first above all else! Yes, His PROMISES are so true! It really is comforting to know that "He will never leave nor forsake you!" I continue to pray that He continues to keep you in His care! God is able! Thank you for sharing your genuine heartfelt sentiments! Love & Blessings!


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jesusmyjoy 6 years ago from Bucyrus Ohio Author

Thank you all so so much.

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