Sunday, May 23, 2010

Bread for the Journey

I was reminded again this week of the vast love of God.
To realize that God infinitely cares for each detail of my life is so profound I can only praise and thank him for his never ending quest to be my friend.

O Lord you have searched me and you know me.
You know when I sit and when I rise;
you perceive my thoughts from afar.
You discern my going out and my lying down;
you are familiar with all my ways.
Before a word is on my tongue
you know it completely O Lord.
You hem me in - behind and before;
you have laid your hand upon me.
Such knowledge is too wonderful for me,
too lofty for me to attain.
Psalm 139: 1-6
NIV translation

As I walked through the field of wild lupins,
I thought about how God "hugs me".
 I have seen how God is faithful to meet me at my point of need.
He truly does care for each person.
He understands hurts. .
he sees hearts . .
and he loves us still.

What a wonderful Saviour.

All for now. . .

14 comments:

  1. I just wanted to stop by and say hello! I visit your site often and have you on my blog as a favorite~ your recipes and words are wonderful and inspire me to get busy!
    ♥ Eileen G.

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  2. This is beautiful. I was expecting to see a bun or baguette recipe but i found better.

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  3. Beautiful. Thank you for sharing. I look forward to your recipes but even more so your Sunday morning refreshing food for our souls.

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  4. Thanks so much for the awesome recipes, its the first place I look for something NEW to make. Also for the inspirational Bread for the journey...you are a blessing to many women in their kitchens..

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  5. Beautiful thoughts and photos of what God has created for us to enjoy...

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  6. Thanks for sharing this morning. We do have such a wonderful friend in Jesus. Those verses in Psalms are some of my favorte. Love the field of lupins....purple is one of my favorite flower colours.

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  7. How wonderful to know about his everlasting care and hope for the future.

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  8. What a wonderful Saviour..He loves us and that is precious indeed!
    Beautiful field of lupins!

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  9. Hi,
    Question: What is the trick to seeing Betty's Obstkuchen - Platz recipe?
    Thanks. Petra

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  10. Hi again,
    Got it! After sending message, I clicked on photo again, and like magic it came up. Go figure.
    Thanks so much. Petra

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  11. Love your Sabbath bread for the journey. Also love your recipes. You do an amazing job. Thank you for today.

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  12. You hem me in behind and before
    you have laid you hand upon me.


    This is one of my favorite bible verses.

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