Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah

My friend Butch Dean wrote these awesome thoughts. Can we sing our Zip a dee doo dah in any circumstances?
 
http://youtu.be/6bWyhj7siEY

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 “Zip-a-dee-doo-dah…zip-a-dee-ay!

 My, oh my, what a wonderful day

Plenty of sunshine heading my way”*

~~~

It is easy to be thankful when the sun is shining and everything is going your way. It is easy to smile and sing when there are no storms in the forecast.

Zip-a-dee-doo-dah…zip-a-dee-ay!*

What about those days and endless nights when nothing seems in your favor…when storm clouds obscure the sun and there is no song in your heart. How thankful do you feel…where do you find your zip-a-dee-doo-dah* then?

Paul wrote* that he had learned to be content in whatever situation he was in. Whether the sun was shining or storms were brewing;; whether times were prosperous or the pockets were empty; whether he was bound or free; he was thankful…he was content.

This mindset may not make sense to the world, but to Christians it must. We follow One who had no home…

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About Steven Sawyer

God blessed me with the gift of writing. Mom told me I wrote paragraphs in second grade when others were learning to write sentences. I spent more than three decades in professional writing gigs. For the past eight years I've combined my passion for writing with my love for the Lord. He and I write a Christ-centered, family-friendly blog to glorify God Monday-thru Friday at https://stevensawyer.wordpress.com/. My wife and I have four grown children and two precious granddaughters we co-parent with their mom. I'm a Galatians 2:20 disciple of Christ seeking to allow Christ to live His life in me, through me, and as me.

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