"Any fear of giving to God’s Kingdom is flawed. It would be like a farmer who feared losing his bucket of *seeds* so he failed to plant his own field — and thus forfeited the *joy* of *overflowing his barns* with the harvest.
"He reminds us almost everywhere to walk by faith in a promised future and not by the sight of immediate gratification Corinthians [from the post: "How to Stop Procrastinating: What to Do When You Don’t Feel Like Doing It"
"I will rescue those who love me. I will protect those who trust in my name. When they call on me, I will answer. I will be with them in trouble. I will rescue and honor them. I will reward them with long life and give them my salvation.
Joy is the settled assurance that God is in control of all the details of my life, the quiet confidence that ultimately everything is going to be okay, and the determined choice to praise God in all things. ~ Kay Warren ~Saved by Cassy Nicole