God’s Tape Measure

Renee Ann Smith —  December 5, 2012 — 11 Comments

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“Keep your heart with all diligence, for from it flow the issues of life.” ~Proverbs 4:23~

Photo Backstory: I created this graphic with a free web image and the fun options at PicMonkey. The quote is a favorite from one of my heroines, Corrie Ten Boom.

You can read more about the heart here: Heart-Healthy Living, part one: Trusting God with Our Hearts.

You can read more about Corrie here: Corrie Ten Boom, Hero of the Hiding Place.

“God never measures the mind. He always puts His tape measure in the heart.” ~Corrie Ten Boom~ (Click here to tweet these wise words to your Tweeps!)

This week I’m linking up with Word-filled Wednesday, This and That Thursday, Little Things Thursday, Thursday Favorite Things, Beautiful Thursday, Simply Link, Favorite Things, Faith-filled Friday, Weekend WhateverYour Sunday Best, The Sunday Community, Heart Reflected, and Fresh-brewed Sundays.

Renee Ann Smith

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I teach literature in a Christian high school by day and write inspirational fiction by night. I love to share heart-touching quotes and stories here on my blog. So glad you stopped by!

11 responses to God’s Tape Measure

  1. What a great quote! And such a special treat as Corrie Ten Boom is one of my spiritual heroes and mentors as well! Thank you for a lovely visit on Word-Filled Wednesday.

  2. I was just thinking about this today. Such a good reminder. Thank you for sharing! :)

  3. Hi Renee!
    So true, I want to have a heart like David’s. I want to love Him with perfect Love and please Him in all I do…
    Thanks for sharing these true quotes.
    Found you over at Thursday Favourite Things and liked you on Facebook.
    Have a super blessed day!
    Love

  4. Great pin and quote. I love pic monkey!

  5. It’s true, and it’s lovely. I’m visiting you today from Thursday’s Favorite Things. :)

  6. That was a very lovely quote. I believe it to be true for sure. Thanks for sharing the loving thoughts.
    Blessings!

  7. So true, God hears not our mouth but our hearts. He can see the desires of your heart.A ver nice post.

  8. Thanks for all your kind words of encouragement, ladies! I enjoyed visiting your sites. Blessings!

  9. Amen. Thank you for sharing at the Thursday Favorite Things hop xo

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