Thursday, January 12, 2017

How to understand God's blessings

No matter how much we might be tempted to read into Holy Scripture, blessings are not a reflection of how well we are doing in this life.  Blessings are not about us; rather, blessings are about God who gives them.  Blessings are exactly what King David asked for: a sign of God's merciful favor.

"Blessed - God's Gift of Love," by Mary J. Moerbe, page 18