Tag: blessings

The snow is falling and I am forgiven

Yep. Snow falling and forgiveness go hand in hand for me.

I’m always reminded of “your sins shall be washed white as snow”. (Isaiah 1:18).

And while my sin is more of the subtle kind these days, (indulgences like overeating, binge TV watching, a critical attitude at times, selfishness, etc.), it’s still called sin. So when I see the falling snow I feel warm and cozy inside knowing this is God’s message to me.

It’s easy to call my “sins” bad habits, or excuse them by saying, “I’m just human, after all!” And yet sin is defined as missing the mark. Anything and everything I do that causes me to “miss the mark”, meaning interrupting the flow of the Holy Spirit in my life, is sin.

And frankly, I like calling them sin because I know exactly what do about sin, the others, I don’t always.

So I ask forgiveness knowing as I do that God’s love is covering up those “sins” just as the snow is covering the ground. And He will never use them against me in the future.

Do you suppose that’s why God sends snow? If so, I’m glad I live in Michigan so I can experience this visual reminder of God’s forgiveness every winter.

What a blessing and a comfort that is to my soul.

God bless and remember to forgive yourself as well.

The post “The snow is falling and I am forgiven” appeared first here on faithsighanddiy.com

Becoming Bold

Becoming Bold in Faith, Marriage, Motherhood and all of Life's Journeys.

The gift of depression

Are you tired of feeling bad? Of feeling "down" too much of the time? Or do you suffer from clinical depression? This blog can help. I hope you stick around.

She’s inspired

Inspired to inspire

The Everyday Life Of An Average Girl

Daily staff...food, fashion, arts & thoughts

Favglam beauty secret

The beauty you deserve

The Daily Post

The Art and Craft of Blogging

Paperless Tales

My life is what I have made it! Come on this journey with me and explore some of the thoughts about things that has happened in my past, present, and see whats to come of it all!


Live Rich Without The Money

Grace to be Imperfect

A Christian's Journey through Social Anxiety

Chubby Bubby

Okay, brain fart... Engage!

Faith, Sigh, and DIY

Hi! My blog is eclectic but mostly I blog about spiritual issues (faith) and how our faith is impacted by our mental health, especially depression (the sigh.) I also throw in some DIY. Hope you find my blog helpful and inspirational.

Harbidemy's blog

Life. Faith. Marriage. Motivations

The Adventures of Kathy

And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest gift is love. 1 Corinthians 13:13

Two Flew Over the Empty Nest

Chirps from a New Perch

Crazy Beautiful Life Solutions

Life Coaching & Motivational Company

Planting seeds in God’s growing garden

Be inspired by planting Gods seeds

Banter Republic

It's just banter

The OCD Mama

Hakuna Matata

%d bloggers like this: