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The details

Sometimes, I get down on myself for missing the small details of every day life, because now a days if I miss the details, I really miss important things.  I get frustrated with people who don't pay close enough attention to things! For instance,Internet pages, we get on and skim through and think we have the idea, but that isn't always the case and most of the time we end up missing the details.  I was hanging out with God and His word today along with a cup of French press coffee trying to be in the silence, because our God is in the silence and the stillness.  For some reason I was soon reading the print on the half&half  container , I buy organic dairy products, anyway, I was looking at the print and I for the first time noticed that it said it was Pasture-Raised.  I don't know why I had missed that before I have been buying this particular brand of dairy for a while.  Why do I miss small stuff like that? And why did I notice it right when I was trying not to be distracted by other things?  Then it came to me!  I miss details, I miss small important things, when I don't stop to be still with God,when I don't stop and listen to him in the silence. When we are silent,and when we listen, he shows us things we miss everyday.  


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