"Once our eyes are opened, we cannot pretend we don't know what to do. God, who weighs our hearts and keeps our souls, knows that we know, and holds us responsible to act." Proverbs 24:12

“There are no strangers here; Only friends you haven’t yet met.”- William Butler Yeats

Monday, October 26, 2009

"The Ordeal"

"Trust in the Lord with ALL your heart and lean not on your own understanding; In ALL your ways acknowledge Him and He will make your path straight." - Proverbs 3:5-6

I'm wondering why is it that when you ask God to push you to the limit, it always ends up being over the cliff and leaving you to have to trust fully in Him?



Holly said...

love you sister.

Terynn said...

So, is that verse like this: "...and He will make you're path STRAIGHTTTTTTTTTT"?.


I know what ya mean. Sometimes, I am scared to ask Him to use me, stretch me, grow me, cuz I know He will. (only half-kidding).

He & Me + 3 said...

Oh so true...the testing of our faith.

Sassy Pants Freckle Face said...

True, so True and I need to connect with you~ Please email me

Kristy said...

If there is such a thing as having your own "signature scripture", this is it for me! It is what I truly try to live by.

Ohilda are you okay? Im a little worried about you now. Let me know.

Love and blessings, Kristy

mom2-4boys said...


I am so sorry you have so much going on right now!!!

Prayers coming your way!!!


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Jill said...

O, I notice you are going MIA on Facebook too. Hope you are hanging in there my friend. I will be thinking and praying for you.
Hugs, Jill

Aus said...

Hey - like I said - all He's after is your complete trust - but that's nothing you don't already know! Prayers for whatever is in the background - call if you need anything (even if it's just and ear!)!

hugs - aus and co.

Amy said...

Worried about you, O. Please call for anything...you've got my number. In the meantime, I'm thinking of you and yours and praying, sending you love and hugs and reminding you that there is nothing...NOT. ONE. THING. that He can't carry you through.

I love you...

Keisha said...

This is my FAVORITE verse!!

And,... I know what you mean about the cliff....
Thinking of you!

JShannon said...

I will be praying for you.

The Princess's Mommy said...

Just thinking about you! Hope everything is OK.

Love you,

Sara W. said...

Hi Ohilda....thinking about you. Beautiful wedding pictures!

Hope your house is fever-free and healthy.

We are all sick here. Yuck!

Jill said...

Friday and I miss my Ohilda! Praying for the you and the family and await your return dear one!
You are missed.

My3Monkeys said...

Thinking of you and hoping you are all ok!

Jewels of My Heart said...

ohhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh, you are much braver than I my friend.... I ask for a little but have never dared to ask for the limit....will be praying for you as you walk with, and trust in our Lord Jesus Christ. He is able.

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