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Peace And Quiet

Better a dry crust with peace and quiet than a house full of feasting, with strife.

Proverbs 17:1

I went through the majority of my life not finding very much peace. I tried to do things my way, thinking that I had all the answers to everything in life. The truth is, I really did not know anything about life and what is truly important. The Bible teaches that strife can wear a person down to where you can’t think straight and make good choices and decisions. Strife in a home is a terrible thing, especially for children, as they see it day after day, and these children grow up and connect with a person that is very similar to their parents. You become what your environment was and is! It is a special person who overcomes their background and receives healing where they can move forward in life to enjoy a happy life.

As I have become older, I realize how precious peace and quiet are to the soul. Nothing can take the place of complete peacefulness in your heart and in your environment. It is worth more than gold and silver and allows your soul and mind to be refreshed. For myself, I enjoy quiet moments alone, as I soak in all the peace and joy that my God gives me in my life. Reflect today on how much peace and quiet you have in your life, and make all the necessary adjustments to enjoy a new level of refreshment to your heart and soul!

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