Be filled

“May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound in hope.” – ‭‭Romans‬ ‭15:13‬

Hope, joy and peace are frustratingly elusive when we try to conjure them up, obtain them, make them grow, by our own efforts alone.

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  1. […] In self sufficiency, we neither feel that we lack anything, nor do we feel unwell without God. Doesn’t feel that God is that big or we are that small. Shouldn’t we be able to sort ourselves out if we have sharp minds, adequate resources, years of experience, a few books at hand, sensible friends? (And a good doc? Haha.) Yet, when it’s quiet, in despair or weariness, it’s easier to see our emptiness and desire to be filled with a hope and joy that lasts. […]

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