Reflections In Hindsight

Grace in the Rearview Mirror…it's closer than it appears

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    Do not let any unwholesome talk come out of your mouths, but only what is helpful for building others up according to their needs, that it may benefit those who listen. (NIV)

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Reflections in Hindsight

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       Twenty-twenty hindsight. 

We all have perfect vision when we look backwards and see where things…meandered. Went off the beaten path. Skewed. Branched. Dead-ended. We’re not going to change that…but hopefully by sharing some of our stories, and yours, we can spend more time thinking about the things that went right, rather than how we messed up.

Forgiveness…grace and mercy and peace from the One Who never looks back.

Philippians 3:13-14

Brothers I do not consider that I have made (perfection) my own. But one thing I do, forgetting what lies behind and straining forward to what lies ahead, I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Chirst Jesus.

3 Responses to “Reflections in Hindsight”

  1. Lisa,
    I love the ‘front-page’…that mirror, reflecting what’s behind
    is a terrific touch.
    Joy

  2. […] to Lisa Lickel and all the authors over at Reflections in Hindsight, where I am happily being hosted […]

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