Something you love; Day 12

Jesus

I totally stole Sarah‘s picture. 

Not a something, but a someone. I love Jesus. I could spend a ridiculous amount of time explaining why. Words will fail miserably. The abridged version goes something like this:
He saved my marriage. He saved my family. He saved my life. I am nothing without him.
Lately, I have walked a very fine line. I love Jesus, and I live my life loving him. However, I am very conscious of pushing people away because I love him. I want the very opposite. I want people to see what I have and want that, because they see that love in action, not because I shove it down their throats. Sometimes, though, I wonder if I stifle too much, because I’m afraid of turning people off to him. That is not to say I bend on my beliefs, I just wonder sometimes where the balance should be. Something I’m working on–I’m sure he’s gonna let me know what’s up. 🙂 In the meantime, the simple fact of the matter is… I love him.

Author: kristinamarina

I’m just Kris, and this is just my blog. Kristina Marina is a pet name my dad gave to me when I was young, and since he’s one of my favorite people in this whole big world, I hold it near and dear to my heart. Who is Kris? Kris is a real person, going through real life with real problems and real trials, holding onto a real faith, making real decisions and sometimes real mistakes, looking all the while for real answers, often wondering why she’s so really blessed when she really doesn’t deserve it. She doesn’t sugar coat things, but also knows that God is bigger than anything this big bad world has to offer, and that, my friends, is the key to keeping it real. In short, Kris is just a real person loving a real God. Kris makes no promises of content– this site may be introspective, irrelevant, highly personal, funny, or even a bit ridiculous. She may wax poetic, share a slice of her world with you (or a whole darn plate). She may try to be philosophical, and while she may prove to be insightful, she never expects to be profound. She will always try to be encouraging, even if it’s just for herself. Life is too short to wallow in the negative, so while things may get rough (they usually do at some point), she will always try to see the sunshine through the rain, the forest for the trees, the rainbow at the end of the storm or whatever other idiom gives you the warm fuzzies. Kris isn’t really sure what identity this new blog will take, but that’s the fun part. And no, Kris does not usually speak of herself in the third person.

80 thoughts on “Something you love; Day 12”

  1. Hi there! I simply would like to offer you a huge thumbs up for the great info you
    might have here for this post. I’ll be returning to your web site for more
    soon.

  2. Howdy I am so delighted I found your weblog, I really found you
    by error, while I was researching on Bing for something else,
    Anyways I am here now and would just like to say kudos for a marvelous
    post and a all round thrilling blog (I also love the theme/design), I don’t have time to read it all at
    the minute but I have bookmarked it and also included your RSS feeds, so when I have time I will be back to read much more, Please
    do keep up the superb b.

  3. You could definitely see your expertise in the work you write.
    The sector hopes for even more passionate writers like you who aren’t afraid to
    say how they believe. All the time follow your heart.

  4. Heya i am just initially here. I found this board and i also think it is truly useful & it helped me
    to out much. I hope to offer something back and help others such
    as you aided me.

  5. I like the valuable info you provide to your articles.
    I will bookmark your weblog and take a look at again right here frequently.
    I am fairly certain I will be informed a lot of new stuff right here!
    Good luck for the next!

  6. Excellent goods from you, man. I’ve have in mind your stuff prior to
    and you are just extremely fantastic. I really like what you’ve
    bought right here, certainly like what you are saying and the way in which you
    assert it. You are making it entertaining and you still care for
    to keep it wise. I can not wait to read far more from you.
    This is actually a great web site.

  7. Hello there I am so grateful I found your site, I really found you by error, while
    I was browsing on Digg for something else, Anyhow I am here
    now and would just like to say thanks for a incredible post and a all round entertaining blog (I also love the theme/design), I
    don’t have time to look over it all at the minute but I have
    bookmarked it and also included your RSS feeds,
    so when I have time I will be back to read a great deal more,
    Please do keep up the awesome job.

  8. I wanted to post you this very little note just to say thanks a lot again for
    your personal pleasing things you have provided in this case.

    It has been so particularly generous with you in giving openly all that
    numerous people would’ve supplied for an electronic book to get some bucks for their own end, particularly
    considering the fact that you could possibly have tried it in case you decided.
    The tricks as well acted to provide a great way to be sure
    that the rest have the same keenness just like my very own to figure out
    a good deal more in regard to this matter. I believe there
    are lots of more pleasant sessions up front for people who look into your blog
    post.

  9. I blog often and I truly appreciate your content. Your article has truly peaked my interest.
    I will bookmark your website and keep checking
    for new details about once per week. I subscribed to your RSS
    feed too.

Comments are closed.