praising: some quick answers to prayer requests for some of the ladies in our community group over the last week.
praying: friends and family. our city.
thankful for: grace. a break in the rainy/ grey weather for some sunshine.
reading: Jeremiah, 2 Kings, Momentum
cooking: spicy chicken enchiladas, guacamole salad, fish tacos, refried black beans, BBQ and buffalo chicken pizza. banana peanut butter chocolate chip muffins, warm sesame slaw, huevos rancheros, made over ramen noodles, creamy parmesan Italian salad dressing, pasta and sauce with baked mozzarella sticks, garlic noodles
doing: hosting multiple friends over for dinner.
pondering: Matthew 8:13 And to the centurion Jesus said, “Go; let it be done for you as you have believed.” And the servant was healed at that very moment. -thinking about what I am believing God for and adjusting to expect BIG things... the miraculous
2 Kings 20: God's answer to Hezekiah's prayer... God adding 15 years to his life. not showing my treasures to everyone... especially my enemies. after Hez. opened up and showed his treasuries to the men from babylon, they later used that against him and carried off all of his stuff into captivity.
2 Kings 21: was it "good" for Hezekiah to petition God to lived longer? had he not lived the extra 15 years his son Manasseh would never have been born, who ended up being evil an king. should Hezekiah have accepted God's original message in 2 Kings 20 that his sickness would end in death?