'Refreshment in Refuge' with Gina Burgess
Originally posted on 07/16/2017
What Song Is the Most Sung in the U.S.?
Dear Abby asked that question years ago. My immediate thought was Jesus Loves Me. What do you think it is?
It's Happy Birthday.
Well, I sang that song to my granddaughter this week who turned three on the 11th. She's been celebrating her birthday all week long. She was so excited about her birthday party and all her little school friends coming to play on the water slide, but she still had time to come running to me and give me a huge hug hello and say, "Gigi! I'm so glad you made it! Come see... This is my friend Riley!"
Just warmed my heart to melting.
It's how I imagine Jesus feels when we go running to Him, excited to share our lives with Him, and taking time away from our busyness to include Him and introduce Him to our friends.
May we never lose the excitement and wonder of the little child in the presence of our King.
Meet the Author:
Gina Burgess has taught Sunday School and Discipleship Training for almost three decades. (Don't tell her that makes her old.) She earned her Master's in Communication in 2013.
She is the author of several books including: When Christians Hurt Christians, The Crowns of the Believers and others available in online bookstores. She authors several columns, using her God-given talent to shine a light in a dark world. You can browse her blog at Refreshment In Refuge.
If you'd like to take a look at some Christian fiction and Christian non-fiction book reviews before the books hit the book store shelves, check out Gina's book reviews at Upon Reflection
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