Tonight, I will talk about 1000 Gifts: First Grace in our Devotional study by Ann Voskamp. On 11/19/16, we talked about choosing grace and the fact that God gave us freedom to choose. To choose to live with grace and glory as we live in God’s free and ready favor…living with the fullness that God offers us. Yet it is a choice…whether we live with God’s grace and glory or not. Continue to keep your list of One Thousand Gifts (graces). Let’s begin to discuss what Ann means when she speaks of “First Grace.”
All of this I suppose is just a way to say to you that if what’s in your eyesight when you look up is what everyone else is doing or thinks you ought to be doing, clear the way, friend. Clear the paths around you, unmuddle the simplicity of the gospel. It is Christ who cares for you and cares for your provision, far more than you can ever care for it. So let the dead things drop, find out what they are and let them drop. Maybe Sayable is one of those dead things for you. Go ahead, unsubscribe. I won’t be offended, I promise.
I give you 1000 Gifts – Thanksgiving and forgo the scheduled 1000 Gifts Devotional from ourDevotional study, titled One Thousand Gifts: Reflections On Finding Everyday Graces by Ann Voskamp. I preferred to wish you a Blessed Thanksgiving and share some gifts with you for your Holiday. Above all, remember that Thanksgiving is first directed to God, the creator of all mankind. Then you can wish Thanksgiving to those you know and love as well as to those you do not know. Our Devotional study will resume on Tuesday, November 29, 2016.