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00426 - Etched Memories

Memories hold a significant role in our lives. They connect us to our past, inform our present, and often guide our future. Some memories bring joy, while others may cause sorrow, but each one contributes to the tapestry of our life's journey.

Memories are often associated with remembering God's deeds and His faithfulness. Psalm 77:11 says, "I will remember the deeds of the Lord; yes, I will remember your miracles of long ago." (NIV) The psalmist here is recalling God's goodness and miraculous acts, using these memories to foster hope and trust in God during trying times.

Our memories can serve as potent reminders of God's consistent faithfulness, prompting us to remain steadfast in our faith. They anchor us in the truth of God's character, even when circumstances shift around us. Ultimately, our memories can draw us closer to God, sparking gratitude and reinforcing our trust in His promises.

Quote When you create a memory with God, your future will always be defined in part by it.


Thank you, Lord, for your faithfulness in my life. Thank you for the memories of your work in my life. Amen.

Action Point

Take an hour and remind yourself of all the good things God has done in your life. Those memories will encourage you.

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