• Heart Appearance
    Faith,  Relationships

    Heart Appearance

    But the Lord said to Samuel, “Do not consider his appearance or his height, for I have rejected him. The Lord does not look at the things people look at. People look at the outward appearance, but the Lord looks at the heart.” (1 Samuel 16:7) If you grew up in the church or have been around church-people long enough you’ve probably heard the phrase (or something similar) to look at things through God’s eyes. Maybe you’re fighting with someone and a friend tells you to look at them through God’s eyes. Marriage counselors tell you to look at your spouse through God’s eyes. Preachers tell us to look at our trials through God’s eyes. To…

  • through god's eyes
    Love,  Marriage

    Through God’s Eyes

    When my mom was raising me she asked God to help her see through my eyes. To this day she says that it made her a better mom. I believe we need to ask God the same for our husbands. We need to ask Him to help us see through our husband’s eyes. But we also need to ask God to help us see through His eyes. Not only should we learn to see ourselves as God sees us, but we need to see our husbands as God sees them. It’s easy to find faults in our husbands, to see only the things they do wrong. But we need to…