* At noon, darkness fell across the whole land until three o'clock. Then, at that time Jesus called out with a loud voice, "My God, my God, why have You forsaken Me?"
Today is Good Friday, one of the saddest yet the most joyful days of the year. For many years on Good Friday the weather has changed to dark sky's and the winds rolled in. It lasts about an hour. I have always thought that God was reminding me of that moment when Jesus left this earth. The suffering was over, the debt was paid for us. The Lamb of God had fulfilled his destiny and salvation was ours to claim through repentance of our sins.
Just now, in Florida, it rained and the sky was ominous and threatening. Lightning danced across the sky with loud claps of thunder. It rolled in from the west and as it came upon the house it was beautiful, exciting, and if orchestrated by Steven Spielberg could not have been more beautifully displayed.
The rain came after and then the glorious rainbow with the sun gleaming colors of purple, green, yellow and blue. God's rainbow with the meaning of "he loves us, he keeps his word and he will be there in the evening of our lives."
As I watched the weather roll by and the sun's return. I could feel it's warmth, I could feel God's promises to us as humanity. In my own words, once a year we have a holy TEXT sent to us. It says "I lived, I died and I did it because I love you" You have my number, don't forget to call.
On this Good Friday I am sending you my faith, my hope and wishing you peace and love in your lives forever. This has been my message to you for 8 years. We can rejoice in a new beginning because that is what he bestows on us each and every Good Friday.
Each and every Easter Morning we start again. With the Faith that he is near, The peace he sends in knowing our future is in his good keeping, the hope that our loved ones can share in this amazing gift, and the love that can transpire between families no matter how much strife and differences we have, we are all one. It is all so easy when we come together to make it happen.
Psalm 35:9 Then my soul shall rejoice in the LORD; and delight in his salvation.
Someone's watching over you with the Greatest Love. Someone wants you to be happy, safe, and secure. Someone considers you A wonderful individual and cares about you. Someone's making Blessings for you right now ~ Like sunshine for those rainy days and Rainbows to remind you of the Promise up ahead.
Someone's watching over you Especially at Christmas. I know......... Because I've asked the Lord to take good care of you.
Dear Karen, I wish you and your family a happy and peaceful Christmas and I hope that the New Year brings you health, happiness and success in all the ways. I also want to say Thank you for all the visits by my beloved ones. Maja
Merry Christmas It is approaching the celebration of love: Christmas. I do not want to forget to say "thank you" for all the flowers that they have my loved ones, especially my mother and my father set forever. You always have so touched my heart. Each flower was noticed and appreciated by me. I wish you a Merry Christmas with your family and friends. God Bless to all. I wish you joy, happiness, health and peace for the year 2012. Love and hugs - your friend Moni