Most of us have been to someone's home and upon walking in the door immediately felt the presence of peace. It's like it hits you in the face right as you walk in and you feel enveloped by it while you're there. Why do some homes feel full of peace and others don't? How can you create a peace-filled home and why is it so important?
In my own experience I find that when a person or family is centered in Christ, He is present, therefore Peace is present. Sure a home could feel peaceful because of the décor or quiet or a beautiful view, but I believe those characteristics alone don't bring about peace. I've been in beautifully decorated homes that are full of discord and shabby homes that are full of peace, and vice versa.
Ultimately, peace comes from Jesus.
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