Behind The Butter

9/11 Never Forget

No one is abandoned by the Lord forever.

Though He brings grief, He also shows compassion

because of the greatness of His unfailing love.

For He does not enjoy hurting people

or causing them sorrow.

Great is His faithfulness.

-Lamentations 3:31-33

 

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39 Comments

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    Sharon
    September 11, 2012 at 7:30 am

    Amen! Great post.

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    Terri A.
    September 11, 2012 at 7:42 am

    Love it!

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    JD
    September 11, 2012 at 7:51 am

    This is my first time commenting on your blog, though I have been a reader for a couple of years now. I just want to thank you for blogging from your heart, posting such timely verses so that we all may be in a humbled and grateful mindset for all that we have on such a day as this. Your sincerity and honesty are what keep me coming back, and I know I share these sentiments with many more out there.

    Thank you.

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    Sara
    September 11, 2012 at 7:52 am

    Amen.

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      ariana lopez
      September 12, 2012 at 11:47 am

      this is the best amen

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    Urban Wife
    September 11, 2012 at 8:16 am

    What an absolutely perfect Bible verse. Thank you, Jenna.

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    Marleah
    September 11, 2012 at 8:19 am

    Beautiful – thank you.

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    Addy
    September 11, 2012 at 8:27 am

    Love the verse, Jenna, thank you – p.s. I saw your book in Barnes and Noble the other night and kind of freaked out: ” Ohmigosh, it’s JENNA’s BOOK!!” Such an amazing achievement!

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    Beverly Aragon
    September 11, 2012 at 8:34 am

    So touching…so true.

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    AUdrey
    September 11, 2012 at 9:01 am

    Amen. Thank you for sharing this.

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    Laura
    September 11, 2012 at 9:10 am

    Thank you for this…this verse really resonated with me on such an important day

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    Caroline L.
    September 11, 2012 at 9:10 am

    A lovely tribute. Thanks for sharing!

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    Sandy @ RE
    September 11, 2012 at 9:25 am

    I will never forget. I remember exactly where I was standing when I heard, and gathered my children around me. Thank you for the beautiful scripture today, Jenna. Today is/was a life-changing day.

    Love you!

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    Shaina
    September 11, 2012 at 9:28 am

    Perfect, Jenna.

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    Mom
    September 11, 2012 at 9:37 am

    Beautiful, honey ~

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    Julianna @ Julianna Bananna
    September 11, 2012 at 9:39 am

    i love that verse!

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    Lauren
    September 11, 2012 at 10:42 am

    What a perfect verse for the day. Thank you!

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    erin @WELLinLA
    September 11, 2012 at 11:10 am

    Perfect for remembering the day.

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    jamie@everydaydolce
    September 11, 2012 at 11:33 am

    Perfect verse for today. God is close to the broken-hearted, always. Thanks for sharing.

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    Alicia
    September 11, 2012 at 12:16 pm

    This was a beautiful post for a hard day of memories.

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    Katie D.
    September 11, 2012 at 12:25 pm

    Perfect verse!

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    Nicole
    September 11, 2012 at 1:09 pm

    I just want to say thank you. This verse was perfect. I’m proud to be an American and even more a New Yorker.

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    Stacey
    September 11, 2012 at 1:14 pm

    Beautiful. Thank you.

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    Katie Wenberg
    September 11, 2012 at 1:43 pm

    Good verse!!

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    Kay
    September 11, 2012 at 2:27 pm

    Thank you Jenna!

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    cait
    September 11, 2012 at 3:00 pm

    great post. plain and simple.

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    amy walters, aDESIGNdock
    September 11, 2012 at 3:16 pm

    Beautiful. xo

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    Michelle @ Turning Over a New Leaf
    September 11, 2012 at 3:19 pm

    Wonderful passage of Scripture. A message people all need to hear any day of the year. 🙂

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    Christa @ Edible Balance
    September 11, 2012 at 3:59 pm

    Thank you for such a perfect, simple post full of hope and compassion. Amen indeed.

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    Joelle (on a pink typewriter)
    September 11, 2012 at 5:24 pm

    Lovely passage.

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    Pam
    September 11, 2012 at 5:32 pm

    Thank you Jenna, this is a lovely post for today!

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    Lisa R
    September 11, 2012 at 5:51 pm

    Praise God for His compassion and faithfulness toward us. Amen!

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    Roxana | Roxana's Home Baking
    September 11, 2012 at 6:14 pm

    Beautiful post Jenna

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    KLM
    September 11, 2012 at 7:27 pm

    Jenna, your willingness to post a bible verse is one if the many things i admire about you. Persevere friend. For skepticrina, i would encourage you to, with an open mind, read John 3:16-21. God created you and loves you, even when you don’t believe. I am praying for you.

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    Anne Wakefield
    September 11, 2012 at 8:25 pm

    Love this Jenna, beautiful, timely, perfect…God’s
    word always is 🙂

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    Sonal
    September 12, 2012 at 12:39 am

    Beautiful 🙂

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    Laura
    September 13, 2012 at 6:11 am

    I’ve kept this in my Reader because it is so simply beautiful. Thank you for sharing.

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    I will never forget
    September 15, 2012 at 9:42 am

    I dont want to be cruel but I just wanted to say that if god doesnt want to hurt anyone.why did he let it happen in the first place u have to think ,,can someone give me an answer im confused ,thanks and by the way you are very nice

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    Liz (formerly VeggieGirl)
    September 16, 2012 at 4:28 am

    Wonderful, meaningful tribute, Jenna. Thank you for this.

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