23 In Glimpses

Majesty Displayed // Glimpses Link Up

My son and I took a trip this weekend to South Lake Tahoe to attend my nephew’s wedding. The weather couldn’t have been more perfect. The wedding was on the beach, and it was warm, yet you could see the towering Sierra Nevadas still covered in snow. It was a stunning sight.

I couldn’t stop thinking about the majesty of God. The splendor of His majesty that was displayed for all to see was completely breathtaking.

Again I was reminded of the greatness of God alongside my seemingly huge challenges in life. As I looked straight ahead into the mountain of the Lord, I was humbled once again with the thought that there is nothing too difficult for my God. My purpose in life is to give Him honor and praise, in ALL seasons. For that is when my eyes will be opened to the beauty that is all around me.

My purpose in life is to give Him honor and praise in ALL seasons. #glimpsesofhisbeauty Click To Tweet

And just for fun, here is a picture of my oldest son and me. We had a blast!

What beauty has God revealed to you lately? I would love for you to share in the comments below.

And now I continue to list the beauty that I’m finding in my every day life.

Glimpses #451-460

451. Catching up with filing at work.
452. Dasani Water Drops (helps me drink more water)
453. 3 more weeks of school for my kids
454. Fans that cool our house down.
455. The loving support of a good friend.
456. Singing about the majesty of our God.
457. Good weather for our drive to South Lake Tahoe.
458. Celebrating a new marital union.
459. Seeing my nephew so happy.
460. Catching up with old friends.

The Glimpses link up will open at 12:01 AM (PST) each Monday, and will remain open through Noon on Saturday. I am looking forward to reading your posts and visiting your blogs this week!

It is time to share the glimpses of beauty found this week.
Words written, gratitude given, photos taken, things created — anything that reflects the beauty of God revealed in your ordinary life.
1. Grab the button to place in your post, or simply link back here.
2. Link up with the post permalink, and not just your blog url.
3. Visit and encourage others who link up. We need each other!
4. Share about the link up on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter.
5. Use the hashtag #glimpsesofhisbeauty so that we can find each other’s posts.



23 Comments

  • Reply
    Lesley
    May 22, 2017 at 12:59 am

    I’m glad you had a good time at the wedding. The photo of the beach with the snowy mountains in the background is stunning!

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      Barbie
      May 24, 2017 at 7:00 am

      It was beautiful! Hope you’re having a great week Lesley.

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    Michele Morin
    May 22, 2017 at 4:35 am

    Overwhelmed these days with the whirlwind schedule leading up to a wedding, but also finding in it the beauty of family ties and the grace of God who has made all this amazing life!

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      Barbie
      May 24, 2017 at 7:00 am

      AMEN! Blessings to you Michele!

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    jodie filogomo
    May 22, 2017 at 5:29 am

    What a great time together with your son, Barbie!
    Enjoying our family is so important for us too!
    Jodie
    http://www.jtouchofstyle.com

    • Reply
      Barbie
      May 24, 2017 at 7:01 am

      Thanks for dropping in Jodie!

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    Sarah Geringer
    May 22, 2017 at 6:30 am

    Barbie, I’m glad you were refreshed by your trip. Again, I love your list of thankful things. You’ve inspired me to start that with my children this summer. Blessings to you this week!

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      Barbie
      May 24, 2017 at 7:01 am

      I can’t say enough how listing my gratitudes has helped to change my perspective. Have a great week Sarah!

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    Amy Jung
    May 22, 2017 at 9:42 am

    What a beautiful reminder for you and the rest of us!

    • Reply
      Barbie
      May 24, 2017 at 7:01 am

      Thank you Amy!

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    Ruth @ plantedbylivingwater
    May 22, 2017 at 10:18 am

    I’m posting one on facebook and attempting to share it to your page. Nope, had to do it via messenger to your personal page. I also sent you a friend request. Hope you enjoy the video with song “I Stand in Awe of You, Jesus” playing in the background.
    I’m so glad you got to have such an awesome time on your trip, complete with spiritual refreshment! (hugs)

    • Reply
      Barbie
      May 24, 2017 at 7:03 am

      Thanks for sharing the video with me Ruth! I loved it!

      • Reply
        Ruth
        May 24, 2017 at 7:24 am

        Yay! I’m so glad you did! 🙂
        Have a blessed day!

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    Erin @ burdenfreecaregiving.com
    May 22, 2017 at 11:23 am

    Beautiful pictures! You are living life with abundance and joy, just as God created us to.

    • Reply
      Barbie
      May 24, 2017 at 7:08 am

      Thank you Erin. Have a great day!

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    Lisa notes
    May 22, 2017 at 11:32 am

    What a beautiful juxtaposition of the lake and the mountains. God is so much bigger than any one thing, yes? Praying he’ll continue to remind us of his greatness over any of our problems. Thanks for sharing this, Barbie. Love the picture of you and your son too!

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    June
    May 22, 2017 at 11:50 am

    How wonderful that you were able to spend this quality time with your son, Barbie! What a beautiful location for a wedding! I love the truth about God that you’ve shared here! I see His love for you shining through in this post, my friend! Blessings on your week!

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    Trudy
    May 22, 2017 at 1:51 pm

    That beach scene is so breath-taking, Barbie. Such an amazing testimony that however big our problems are, God is always bigger! I’m so glad He gave you such a refreshing view of His majesty. I love the photo of you and your son, too, and that you had his company along the way. I’m so glad your nephew is happy! Thank you for encouraging my heart today! Love and hugs to you!

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    Gayl
    May 22, 2017 at 2:36 pm

    I love the picture of you and your son! And what true words you have shared with us here. Yes, God is magnificent and can handle any and all of our problems.

    Blessings to you!

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    Janis@Heart-Filled Moments
    May 22, 2017 at 6:45 pm

    Happy to hear you had a time of rest in God’s majestic creation. I know that always gives me the refreshment I need. The photo of you and your son is beautiful, Barbie!
    Blessings,
    Janis

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    Mary Geisen
    May 23, 2017 at 5:37 am

    I saw the pictures you posted from the wedding and was marveling at the beauty. God is so good to show himself everywhere we look. Blessings on your week.

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    Kapp's Kitchen
    May 23, 2017 at 6:56 am

    I just posted a link to my article here but I didn’t mean to. I don’t think it actually fits your ideal link for your link party. I am so sorry. I had this tab open to read some of the links and posted without really realizing what I was doing. The coffee has not kicked in this morning. 🙂 Feel free to delete it. Again, so sorry.

    • Reply
      Barbie
      May 23, 2017 at 7:21 pm

      No worries! I have guidelines but really, if you you enjoy sharing the beauty all around you by sharing recipes, please feel free! I love having new bloggers link up. Blessings!

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