Stones: Reminders

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God told Moses to whitewash rocks and write His words on them to be a perpetual reminder of His character, His laws, His love, His purposes for it is out of the doing that His goodness, protection and health will flow into their lives. 

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The Aposle Paul urged his church family in Philippians 4:8 to discipline their thinking to focus on whatever is true, noble, right, pure, lovely, excellent, and praiseworthy.

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A few years ago I whitewashed stones and wrote Paul’s words on each one then placed them in my garden to remind me.  Sometimes it pricks me when I find myself being grumpy and whiney.  Those words become my map calling for a redirection in my thinking and attitudes.

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The stones have become weathered and the messages worn over the years.  Its time for Spring cleaning, renewing vows and applying again the words of life.