The Magnolia tree has timber that is hard and heavy; all the while maintaining its delicate, white, fragrant flowers!
I am ever-endeavouring to be like the Magnolia...
strong in character and conviction,
firm in upholding truth,
all the while remaining grace-filled in the
meditations of my heart and the words that cross my lips;
that I may be a mere reflection of Jesus in all I do.
Ephesians 5:2 "And walk in love, as Christ also has loved us and given Himself for us, an offering and a sacrifice to God for a sweet-smelling aroma."
Pondering grace, truth and love today: