Five Minute Friday – Encouragement
Life is full. I haven’t done a Five-Minute Friday very often. But I really want to get back into doing this.
It only takes 5 minutes (except for the posting, filling in tags, categories, and finding a picture) so here goes.
I am joining Lisa Jo Baker and her Five-Minute Fridays. Calling all writers – join me.
Today’s word is Encouragement.
Today she wrote:
We need that unshakable assurance that we all, as individuals and as a group, matter to God.
That’s one of the reasons I write – to provide that encouragement to others. That’s how we grow in our faith – little by little.
God writes about encouragement all through His Word. His promises are many.
In the spot called RELATIONSHIP, I put which relationship I want to grow today. Someone I will reach out to.
And then there is the Holy Spirit nudge of encouragement. I see a woman once in a while on the bench as I drive back home in my golf cart after tap dance. I smile. But today I said, What a beautiful day! And I love your smile.” She smiled back even bigger. Small thing but big results.
What are you going to do today to encourage someone? (click to tweet)
Five minutes are up (with a break to help my hubby lay flooring). Your turn to read other posts or write your own.
To find other Five Minute Friday posts – click on Five Minute Fridays.
Don’t forget to write comments – they are an encouragement. Check out number 3 in Lisa Jo’s rules. She knows that’s one things that keeps us writing. ENCOURAGEMENT
Want to join Lisa Jo. Here are the rules:
1. Write for 5 minutes flat – no editing, no over thinking, no backtracking.
2. Link back here and invite others to join in.
3. And then absolutely, no ifs, ands or buts about it, you need to visit the person who linked up before you & encourage them in their comments. Seriously. That is, like, the rule. And the fun. And the heart of this community.