prayer and praise
- March 2013
……have you read
Max Lucado’s book named that way? I love it! I love how he
describes the "burdens of life"…… I love the way he puts things
together and makes it simple for everyone to understand. I love
the quote that says…
"The key is this: Meet today's problems with today's strength.
Don't start tackling tomorrow's problems until tomorrow. You do
not have tomorrow's strength yet. You simply have enough for
I don’t know about you, but I’m not all the time respecting
this……I worry….sometimes too much! I worry about lots of things!!
I worry about Smiles, "what happens if Mr Hoy dies?"! I worry
about my grandmothers, my family; I worry about my wedding if it
will not be the way I dream, I worry about flights………ooooooooooo
yes, flights!! I forgot to tell you this month I’m mobile again,
currently in Budapest heading to Amsterdam and then America - so
this update will be a little shorter!
I pray for myself… and for you, to
LEARN NOT TO WORRY!
That we will learn to leave
EVERYTHING under GOD’S CONTROL!! Because HE has the best
solutions in everything!! Right? He gave us TODAY!!! Let’s take
advantage of today and act like He wants us to act!
So, with not
worrying about tomorrow, let me tell you a bit from what I was up
to in the last month!
I told you in my
previous report that I was busy with meetings!!! Well that did not
stop during February either! I had lots of them. Some people say
that I spend half of my life in meetings. Well, the truth is that
as long as I feel ok about it, that's
not a problem. We have a lot of things that always need
discussion, so meetings are inevitable.
past month I was and I am working, even now, a lot on the
Container Challenge. USA and UK!
Because I was considering I have too much free time
(joke) I decided it would be good for me to
go to USA at the beginning of March and make sure the people’s
money is well invested and respected!! So here I am! For 1 week
I will be doing what a woman dreams of - SHOPPING!!! Also I’m
really happy that I have people around me that are a huge help for
me and The Smiles Foundation in getting this Container Challenge
getting here has been quite a challenge. Due to some technical
problems with the plane in Amsterdam, my flight to Atlanta was
late and I missed my connecting flight to Baton Rouge.
Fortunately, nice Delta Airlines provided me a lovely hotel
overnight and then I could get the first flight to Baton Rouge and
still make my first appointment by 10am in Baker, LA.
Anyway, next month I can tell you all about
the trip to America, so for now – what do we need?
If you feel that
you want to help in getting the America Container full, but
you do not have the time to do it, a financial gift would help
towards the cost for filling or shipping would be great! Mr Hoy
gave me his credit card when I left Romania, and I am hoping your
help with the costs will save me any embarrassment explaining the
costs to him when I get home!!
If you are from
UK you still have time to donate goods and money!
everything! Because EVERY LITTLE HELPS!!......
Please check the
Container News link for more details.
On my personal
side………well because Sefu (Mr Hoy) was away in UK, I had more time
to organize my wedding!
It’s coming along! I’m happy with the
progress but still stressed out with the things that are left to
do!! PLEASE PRAY for God’s presence at the wedding, in our
life and my new family!! Pray also for good weather on May 12th
!! I hope for the perfect day!! Not too
cold not too
hot!! …..and no rain until after 7pm!!
my friends, I will have to leave you because I do not want to loose
the next flight connection!!
Thank you for everything you do for me and
Smiles. With some of you I will be seeing you with GOD S HELP in
March at the
I wait for you
there………even if you come to see Cornel, JUST COME!!
Be blessed in
everything you are doing! Thanks for your wonderful support.
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