Wow. I knew about this post, but kept being prevented from getting to read it. Not sure why. Today, I was feeling low and the Lord led me to 3 blog posts which gently raised me up from that place. This story, while about horses, is truly speaking so much more to my heart just as it will to anyone who reads it. I am crying as I write this and it is just as likely that you will cry as you read it. His timing is perfect. He loves us. Spread the Word. Thanks Annette!


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     The cell phone rang when I was half way across town running a routine errand. “Our cousin is moving to Florida and he has two horses he wants to give away,” my aunt announced.  “He’s had offers, but he wants someone who will love them.”

     My heart pounded.  My mind raced.  And then just as quickly, I reasoned my way back to reality.

     “I don’t have a place to keep one horse,” I told her.  “I sure don’t have a place to keep two.”

     “Well then, find one,” she said matter-of-factly.  “And you’ll need to do it soon.  He’s already leased his land and needs to find a home for them by Saturday.”

     It was Monday.

     We hung up and I did what I always do when I don’t know what…

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6 Responses to

  1. He works simultaneously. I was having a rough day myself and came home to see you had posted this to your site. You are such a blessing in so many lives. You stay the course girl, He’s got big plans for you!!


    • Thanks. I also linked it to my Facebook page. If you use facebook, you can access my page by doing a search for Inlovewiththelord and click like then you will get my updates!


      • You are so far ahead of me on all this stuff. 🙂 Headed to FB now. Thanks again! You are precious!


      • If you have any trouble with FB, just let me know. A lot of people love the games and aps and such. I don’t. I just like to use it to network. I’ve caught up with a lot of old friends, classmates, and such on FB.


  2. Caddo Veil says:

    Wow, Martha–you were right, I cried. Wonderful story of God’s good faithfulness to us!


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