Maybe this has happened to you... The answer you receive from The Lord seems contrary to what you are suppose to do.
You see, there is a famine in the land and one of the first things God tells Isaac is "do not flee to Egypt. Stay in the land where I tell you to live - and I will be with you, and I will bless you".
How many of you know that there is a blessing in our obedience. If God is for us, what can be against us. At first glance one may think:
"hmmm... a blessing, it must be something tangible."
But as we allow God into our lives, there are some internal rewards awaiting.
As we listen to the instruction of The Lord, we receive exactly what we need. Whether that's in the form of provision, protection, confidence, reassurance and YES Instruction. There is nothing too hard for our Lord. The God of miracles has the best intention for you and knows what's best. So even when it seems like you should be going left, may the detour of your life be a listening ear to the one who...
Warm Sun, Cool Waves, hmm it sounds like the only thing you're missing is a refreshing snack!!! As a Faith First Foodie - I love to embrace as I listen from within AND yes that also includes my food prep time. So I asked the question "what can I learn from preparing this salad?"
And just like that I heard God say "life":
"What we put in will impact what we get out, and TODAY your input can bring new life! - Life changing thoughts, feeling, restoration and yes enjoyment."
Is there anything in your life that needs to be revitalized? Maybe it's a relationship, a new way of thinking or simply re-establishing your goals.
Today I invite you to join me, and lets take those necessary steps towards Total Health all while we rejoice and embrace the diversity...
Looking for ways to have a calm evening??? Do you need to focus your attention on an existing project or maybe your in need of a PM Pick-me UP???
When it comes to food, texture and vitality is important!!!
Creamy foods are more soothing & calming
Cooked foods more comforting , i.e a vegetable soup
Raw foods make you feel Alive AKA Energized
Lookingbeyond the food - Take this 3 - step approach to a more BALANCED Body.
#1.(Spirit) A great a stretch helps to move things along both inside and out. Aim to begin first thing in the AM; it also helps to clear your mind and increase circulation.
#2.(MIND) Take time to chew - 26 times is the recommended amount- it helps to truly break down and release nutrients into the digestive tract & bloodstream & it helps you feel more at ease and focused as you mindfully appreciate each bite.
#3.(BODY) Drink plenty of water; aim to drink at least 12 ounces - 20 minutes before a meal. This will help wi...
"Created with a Purpose” String Bean Summer Splash Salad
String Beans, Garlic, Qunioa, Tomatoes Tempeh what do all of these things have in common?
Besidesthe fact that they are Yummy to eat, they ALL provide Essential Nutrients for the a thriving body!!!
Have you ever thought my Salad could use a little "pick-me-up"?
My thoughts exactly, hence the creation of "Summer Splash".
The Energizing Green Beans, Magnesium Boosting Tempeh and Cholesterol Lowering Garlic all come together to make fullness of joy.
As I thought about the combination of ingredients - I thought about the spiritual application as well: YES!!! - This is how our bodies work in unison - physically and spiritually connected to bring us to total wholeness - "every member working together" for total health. - Colossians 2:10
WeThink, we Eat, we Run, We laugh, - YES all at the same time - What a glorious Wonder!!! - Genesis 1:27
It's 6AM and your alarm goes off, what are the thoughts going through your mind???
What will I have for breakfast? Do I have a meeting today?
Will there much traffic today? I must admit those were actually questions I asked myself.
Until one day I stopped and realized, " wait - I woke up this morning, to a new day"
AND "Thank you Lord" were the words that followed - and
That was when my AM "routine" begin to to look different.
what I realized is that many people have BUSY lives & want to have more ENERGY to keep up with it all; however they are challenged with what, when and how to accomplish this.
What I have found is that the solution begins from within, YES eating more nutritious & delicious foods is a HUGE help & if we add in, physical fitness and "Food for the Soul" we are on starting on the right foot.
Actually they are neither - I know its hard to believe, and they are not even categorized as a plant!!! Mushrooms belong to the Fungus family - which for some people, can make them an absent dish from their repetoire of recipes. BUT I have Great news - Mushrooms have much to offer...Powerful Cancer Fighter, Energizing, Savory and great for a Snack or Meat Replacement.
As you will learn from this Fatih First Foodie, Food is fuel & I thrive from stepping outside of the box. Today I invite you to step outside of your comfort zone and embrace the newness that today has offer - mushrooms just may be the beginning.
“ Look beyond the surface” - Similar to a mushrooms unique features so to are people, situations, circumstances - I am reminded that God loves every part of us - He loves YOU!!!& Works “All” things out for good…. - Romans 8:28