Friday, October 10, 2008

The Woman I Hope To Be

Proverbs 31 Woman

vs 10 she is an excellent wife; she is rare
vs 11 she is trustworthy
vs 12 she is constant in her love
vs 13 she is industrious
vs14 she is thrifty
vs 15 she is a self-starter
vs16 she is enterprising
vs17 she is willing to do hard work
vs18 she is willing to work long hours
vs 19 she is willing to do monotonous work
vs 20 she is compassionate
vs21 she is prepared for the future
vs22 she is a good seamstress
vs 23 she is married to a leader
vs 24 she is an entrepreneur
vs 25 she is not swayed by circumstances
vs 26 she is wise and kind
vs 27 she is duty-conscious
vs 28 she is blessed by her family
vs 29 she is not satisfied with mediocrecy
vs 30 she is a woman of God
vs 31 she is praiseworthy

*Never allow yourself to complain, ever, about anything--not even the weather.
(Ephesians 4:29)
*Never desire to be in any circumstance but your own.
(Luke 16:15, Jeremiah 17: 9, I John 2:16, Hebrews 13:5)
*Never compare your lot with another's.
(Exodus 20:17, I Timothy 6:10, James 4:3, Luke 12:15)
*Never allow yourself to wish "this" or "that" had been otherwise.
(I John 1:9)
*Never dwell on tomorrow- remember that tomorrow is God's, not ours.
(Hebrew 11:1, Matt. 6:25-37)

1 comment:

  1. Gina, There is nothing wrong with wanting to be this woman. It takes a very Godly woman to even try to be this woman. But your efforts are noticed and when you think you aren't on top of your game, you give so much inspiration to those who are watching you. I have told you before, I hope to be half the mother you are. I love you, D