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Intention

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Intention - a thing intended; an aim or plan. One synonym is Hope. An opposite of intention is discouragement. And interestingly in medical terms it means a form of healing. Time to set the direction for 2021. Get closer to God. Get in shape. Read more. Write more. No clothes or shoes shopping for 12 months.* Choose positive movement to be positively moved.  Do not succumb to temptation or dishonest actors. *excluding necessary fitness/football items. Also excluding the Yeezy x GAP collection.  Wishing you a Happy New Year. Whatever your resolutions may be, I pray for Wisdom and Discernment in (y)our lives. Trust in God. For I know the plans  I have for you,” declares the  Lord , “plans to prosper  you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. - Jeremiah 29:11 NIV

Visual Acuity

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  Faith is visualizing the future in the present—it means seeing the future in advance. People say, “ Seeing is believing .” God says the exact opposite: “ Believing is seeing .” Some things you’ll never see unless you believe them first. - Rick Warren I've discovered as a parent that I really don't know nearly as much as I thought I did. At times my children ask me what something means and though I might profess to knowing what it means (more to myself than them), my inability to explain what it means would suggest otherwise. It reminds me of the song Knowledge by Operation Ivy and it ends with - All I know is that I don't know All I know is that I don't know nothing All I know is that I don't know All I know is that I don't know nothing And that's fine. And as a Christian that really is fine. We may not know all the answers, but we do know who does. Still,  I think it is safe to say none of us knew what was in store not just personally but for the World in