And Then, He Shows Up OVER and OVER!

11 Apr

Hope

Have you noticed how God shows up, and He shows off?  He shows up when I awaken in the morning and kiss a loving husband goodbye.  He shows up as I sit down with my Bible and a cup of coffee.and  look out the window at a breathtaking sunrise.

I looked out the window at a breathtaking sunrise.  Oh yes, I saw this amazing sunrise this week.  What a glorious, glorious, breathtaking moment. And THEN over and over again He shows up! He shows off for me and you every single day if we just take a moment to savor all He has created and all He has done.

He makes an ordinary day a marvelous “extra-ordinary” day when I walk outside and see this beautiful tulip.  WHY! It’s a glorious, God moment because my Dad planted tulips around our pool over 20 years ago, and they still bloom.  This year I was not sure they would because of all the remodeling around the pool, but God.  Here’s the first one and looks like more are on the way.

He shows up in the  most spectacular ways like today as I saw this at my neighbor’s house.

He shows up in the storms.  He can calm the storms.  I lay in bed when the thunder came on Wednesday, and found myself saying, “I hear the rolling thunder and thy power throughout the universe displayed”.  How great He is!

He shows up in the evening, when I walk outside to see a moon with clouds beginning to cover it.

Come see Jesus.  Be blinded by His displays of beauty all around you.  Don’t miss Him today. Be still and know Him.

Ask God to show up today.  Ask Him to show up in your dark, weak and sad moments.  He offers hope. He offers peace.

Why are we so surprised when He shows up?  Why are we surprised when He goes above and beyond what we have prayed for and about?  When God shows up in the midst of all life’s circumstances,  the impossible becomes a possibility – a miracle right in front of us.

We have opportunities every single day of our lives to see Him “show up” in our lives, our homes, our jobs, our finances, our churches, our health and in nature.  Delve in His Word today.  Let Him write it on your heart.  Every word, every comma, every period has significance.  Open it up, choose one verse and see how the Word comes alive in your hearts.

He makes an ordinary day “extra-ordinary” when I pause and thank Him I have a house to clean, clothes to fold, dishes to wash, food to cook, bills that I can pay, and yes, even those flower beds that have to be weeded.

Has He made His presence known to you today?  Has He shown you a glory moment today?  Is He your hope?  I would love to hear your thoughts.

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36 Responses to “And Then, He Shows Up OVER and OVER!”

  1. memejo April 11, 2015 at 4:43 pm #

    This was spot on for me today! I thought my word for the year was restoration. I knew there was something deep inside myself that needed restored. I wasn’t sure what that was. In the past month I’ve drawn deeper into a depression and felt I would drowned in it. Nothing was going right, nothing was going MY way.
    Sunday morning our pastor preached a message on Hope. Every day this week I’ve had a battle raging and the word I clenged too was hope. My hope restored! All scriptures I’ve read has been directing me to remember to have hope. In Him, His promises, His path for me. Hope Restored! Restoration of Hope.

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    • bloggerlovestheking April 11, 2015 at 8:30 pm #

      So glad this ministered to you. I have found the last few years that God shows me the same things over and over some weeks and I know when He does He is speaking to me.

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  2. Joy Lenton April 12, 2015 at 12:05 pm #

    Debbie, I love the hope and encouragement here! Your images and Bible verses are beautiful and really bring the words to life. Jesus is my Hope and Strength each and every day. There are sacred moments to be enjoyed in the secular for those with eyes to see them. Yours are wide open to wonder! Blessings to you from your neighbour at Janis Cox’s site. 🙂 x

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    • Blogger Loves The King June 5, 2017 at 1:33 pm #

      Thank you Joy for visiting. I popped over to see you too.

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  3. Barbie April 12, 2015 at 6:45 pm #

    This is so encouraging. Yes, God shows up and shows off for me! Love it. Thanks for sharing at The Weekend Brew.

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  4. Joanne Norton April 12, 2015 at 8:25 pm #

    Beautiful photos, wonderful Words. Thank you for sharing!

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  5. Kim @ Wildflower Four April 13, 2015 at 10:46 am #

    I’ve been asking a lot of God lately and I’m not hearing any answers from Him. Thank you for reminding me that He really is everywhere and He’s not ignoring me!

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    • Blogger Loves The King June 11, 2017 at 8:52 pm #

      Hi Kim, I’m answering some really old comments I found in a spam folder. Thank you so much for commenting. I enjoyed visiting your blog.

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  6. TheMomCafe.com April 13, 2015 at 12:16 pm #

    OH what a beautiful inspiration to read today!! I will be repeating this mantra all day today… “He shows UP!” And I will be seeing His Evidence everywhere…

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  7. Susan Gaddis April 13, 2015 at 1:26 pm #

    Love this, Debbie! He does show up … and shows off. And so often we miss it. Thanks for the reminder to change my focus once again. 🙂

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    • Blogger Loves The King June 5, 2017 at 1:37 pm #

      Thanks Susan.

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  8. Clare Speer April 13, 2015 at 1:41 pm #

    Love these encouraging scriptures – just what I needed to hear today and LOVE LOVE LOVE YOUR beautiful pics! Thanks for sharing1

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  9. Adrienne Bolton (@TheMommyMess) April 13, 2015 at 5:43 pm #

    This is a beautiful reminder to have eyes to see His glory.

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  10. Jennifer April 13, 2015 at 9:31 pm #

    This is beautifully done. I love all these scriptures. It is so amazing how once we start looking, we can see Him everywhere! Thanks for sharing~

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    • Blogger Loves The King June 7, 2017 at 7:44 am #

      Thanks so much Jennifer.

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  11. Jess Elyse April 13, 2015 at 10:15 pm #

    I love seeing God in those small and quiet moments. Sometimes I feel that is when I hear Him the most. And those moments are just so sweet.

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  12. Bonnie Lyn Smith April 13, 2015 at 10:32 pm #

    What a tender reminder of Him being around us all day long. I loved walking through your day with you! Blessings!

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  13. Gayl April 14, 2015 at 1:23 pm #

    How beautiful and encouraging! Yes, He shows up throughout our days in wonderful ways. May He open our eyes to see His majesty! Blessings to you. I’m your neighbor at the #raralinkup!

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    • Blogger Loves The King June 7, 2017 at 7:55 am #

      Thanks Gayl. Blessings to you.

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  14. Miranda April 15, 2015 at 5:57 pm #

    Such sweet reminders of God’s love. Thank you so much for sharing. I love when I catch sight of something beautiful and am reminded of the care God took when He created everything. This morning as I was driving my children to chapel, a beautiful bird flew right in front of my car with a streak of red and yellow in it’s wings. God is an artist for sure!

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    • Blogger Loves The King June 7, 2017 at 7:57 am #

      Yes Miranda He is such an artist. Thanks for visiting.

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  15. Stephanie April 16, 2015 at 10:36 am #

    My dear, sweet friend, how my heart and soul were refreshed and encouraged by this precious post! This was a beautiful reminder of how great, kind, loving, and amazing our God is. Thank you so much for sharing with Roses of Inspiration. Hugs to you

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  16. JES the Pilgrim April 16, 2015 at 2:05 pm #

    This was lovely! When we have our hearts in the right place, we do see Him in everything and it is beautiful. Thank you for sharing this encouragement on the Art of Home-Making Mondays!

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  17. Grace Esedeke April 16, 2015 at 2:18 pm #

    I love the verses. This is very thoughtful and encouraging… When we have our hearts and thoughts focused on Him, we often see Him in everything. Thank you for sharing..

    Hopping in from Thought Provoking Thursday…

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    • Blogger Loves The King June 16, 2017 at 9:10 pm #

      Thanks for hopping by Grace. I have found a ton of comments in a moderation folder on my blog. So sorry I missed yours.

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  18. latisha2015 April 17, 2015 at 3:48 am #

    I am so honored that you shared this with TGI Saturdays this week and I was able to find my way here this morning. What a precious reflection for the soul. What beautiful photos & bible quotes. I see my Father show up in so many things. I hear Him in the bird’s singing in the morning, when a yummy breakfast or any meal is before me ready to be eaten, in my children’s giggles and smiles and so much more. You truly blessed my heart today. Hope to see you at TGI Saturdays this weekend. We’ll be up from 8 a.m today. Blessings to you.

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  19. gakeman75 April 18, 2015 at 11:42 am #

    Thank you for joining the Small victories Sunday Linkup. Please join again.

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  20. sarahgirl3 April 20, 2015 at 2:11 pm #

    I hate to think of what I miss when I am not looking for all ways God shows off for me. They are all around!

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  21. Jennifer | The Deliberate Mom April 21, 2015 at 5:25 pm #

    I love this! Yes, God shows up everywhere – I like to call them love notes from God.

    Thank you for sharing (and for linking up to the #SHINEbloghop).

    Wishing you a lovely day.
    xoxo

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  22. Jann Olson April 21, 2015 at 9:48 pm #

    He certainly does show up and I marvel each and every day at the glorious things he created for us! For the life of me I can not fathom how anyone could ever think there is not God! Thanks for sharing with SYC.
    hugs,
    Jann

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  23. chellies2015 October 26, 2015 at 12:55 pm #

    He most certainly does! Amen and Amen. Thank you for linking with FTAF!

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  24. The Cold Texan April 11, 2016 at 2:33 pm #

    This is beautiful 🙂 Very inspirational. Thanks for sharing it with us at FTAF!!

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    • bloggerlovestheking April 11, 2016 at 7:58 pm #

      Thanks. I love FTAF.

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