Lisa Stackpole (Wisconsin, USA)
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I will praise the Lord, who counsels me; even at night my heart instructs me. - Psalm 16:7 (NIV)
In the past, sleep sometimes eluded me. Though I would try to relax, I would “replay” conversations from the day and consider how I might have responded differently. Sometimes I would fret about a difficult situation at work or the health of a loved one.
As my faith grew, I...
Counting my blessings can bring me peace.
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