Today our precious granddaughter
1 year old!
Such a little time on earth,
yet she has captured our hearts from the very first time we met her face to face.
What if, when I asked you
"How old are you?"
you would answer like a new mom answers~
Well I am
3,064 weeks and 3 days
704 months and 24 days
1,853,438,700 seconds old!
Yikes, I think I will stick to 58 years old.
And now I am one second older then I was when I wrote that.
Tick. Tick. Tick.
Time keeps a~ticking.
But what if
every day, every second
you could be
It is possible because numbers don't matter ~
when you are
Believing in JESUS as your SAVIOR
is just the
beginning of your story, not the end.
No matter what chapter you are living in right now~
chapter 1, 20, 56 or 100~
it doesn’t matter because
when we say yes to JESUS.
Every second is a new beginning, as time ticks away~
"I am the resurrection and the life. The one who believes IN ME will live, even though they die; and whoever lives by believing iIN ME will never die. Do you believe this?” (John 11:25-26).
Do you believe this?
"When someone becomes a Christian, he becomes a brand new person inside.
He is not the same anymore. A new life has begun!" (2 Corinthians 5:17)
That right at this moment you are
ONE second old
A new beginning. A do over. A fresh start~
as yesterday is gone
Tick. Tick. Tick
new seconds arriving every second
as if it is
"of the rest of your life"*
To begin again every second
like it is your
"The steadfast love of the LORD never ceases;
HIS mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning;
great is YOUR faithfulness" (Lamentations 3:22-23)
Every second is an opportunity
"But one thing I do: Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead, I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which GOD has called me heavenward
IN CHRIST JESUS" (Philippians 3:13.)
live in the moment with eyes fixed
Who has made you
again & again & again...
Be a number today~
no matter how many
days, weeks, months, days, hours or seconds
the calendar tells you that you are~
has made you
"For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life" (John 3:16)
*DAY ONE of the Rest of your Life (listen to the song below)