Discovering YOU Magazine April 2018 Issue - Page 39

THE SPIRIT IN YOU

Lama-Leah has a heart for the broken and hurting and is referred to as “young but wise”. She has blogged multiple times for the Dawson McAlister network as well as her own blog site, lamaleah.com. In addition, Lama enjoys writing about God’s appointed times and what they mean to her. To contact

Lama-Leah, you can email her at lamaleahblog@gmail.com.

lifestyle that brings hope to the broken. For instance, I know that if I am working on a photo project that has a theme that I can personally relate to from my dark seasons, I have to working with an individual that I can trust, because I have to be able to take a step back, and ask for appropriate breaks when I need them.

• Forgive but that does not mean you forget. Forgiveness will play a huge factor in how your daily life plays out. Living a life of unforgiveness will essentially lead you into a life of darkness over time and will be toxic to your spiritual life.

"Forgiveness

will play

a huge factor

in how your

daily life

plays out."

“Anyone you forgive, I also forgive. And what I have forgiven—if there was anything to forgive—I have forgiven in the sight of Christ for your sake, in order that Satan might not outwit us. For we are not unaware of his schemes.” ~2 Corinthians 2:10-11, NIV.

“For if you forgive other people when they sin against you, your heavenly Father will also forgive you. But if you do not forgive others their sins, your Father will not forgive your sins.” ~ Mathew 6:14-15, NIV.

This is the message we have heard from him and declare to you: God is light; in him, there is no darkness at all. If we claim to have fellowship with him and yet walk in the darkness, we lie and do not live out the truth. ~1 John 1:5-6, NIV.

"This is the message we have heard from him and declare to you: God is light; in him, there is no darkness at all."