Welcome to Wilco Wednesday! If you are a new around these parts, “Wilco” is Army-speak for “Will Comply.” Think of it as saying “Roger, God. Got it. Will do.” So that is what Wednesday here at 7 Days Time is all about– exploring his decrees and seeking guidance for what complying with Him looks like in everyday life. The best part? He loves us for who we are, not what we do. Remember: He doesn’t want perfection, just obedience. Share. Enjoy. Interact. Welcome a very Godly, loving woman, my friend Bobbie.
“Rejoice in the Lord and be glad, you righteous; sing, all you who are upright in heart!” ~Psalm 32:11
It is quite natural for us to be moved and influenced by what goes on around us. When someone is sad, we want to be sensitive, compassionate and supportive. We might naturally suppress our exuberance over something great going on in one’s own life. If we learn that a friend’s lost item (wallet, phone, keys, military ID) is recovered, even if we are struggling with hard things, we freely enter into the joy of that person. Paul says in Romans 12:15, “Rejoice with those who rejoice and mourn with those who mourn.” [Read more…]