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Welcome to Expect Miracles!

And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are the called according to His purpose. Romans 8:28

By: Gabriela Yareliz

This place has never been a place where I pose in daily outfits or sponsor brands. It’s not filled with photos of me posing with a bag dangling from my forearm, while looking impeccable.

It’s not a place where I test different shades of makeup or tell you how to eat. I don’t upload my daily meals or purchases (“hauls”). I don’t take photos of my hand holding something or take photos of my legs in bed with a perfectly made up breakfast tray beside me.
This isn’t a critique of those who do that sort of thing, I just want to be clear– this is not one of those places.

I have never wanted to be known for what I wear, my combinations, my eyeliner or what I eat. I am not a fashionista, or a foodie, or a makeup artist, or a film junkie.

This place has no theme or category, for I am too wild for that.

All I have ever wanted was to share my heart. Not only is it enough, but to me, it’s everything.

Here, I think; I write; I grow; I change; I solidify.

Thank you to all of you who continue to read, exchange ideas and think.

This goes out to the seekers of truth, the philosophers, the pursuers of joy and the curious.

I don’t necessarily want to be seen. I think that is why I love writing so much. I don’t want to be seen; I want to be heard. And I want to thank you for listening.

“The greatest want of the world is the want of men– men who will not be bought or sold, men who in their inmost souls are true and honest, men who do not fear to call sin by its right name, men whose conscience is as true to duty as the needle to the pole, men who will stand for the right though the heavens fall.

But such a character is not the result of accident; it is not due to special favors or endowments of Providence. A noble character is the result of self-discipline, of the subjection of the lower to the higher nature–the surrender of self for the service of love to God and man.

The youth need to be impressed with the truth that their endowments are not their own. Strength, time, intellect, are but lent treasures. They belong to God, and it should be the resolve of every youth to put them to the highest use. He is a branch, from which God expects fruit; a steward, whose capital must yield increase; a light, to illuminate the world’s darkness.

Every youth, every child, has a work to do for the honor of God and the uplifting of humanity.” (Education, Ellen G. White, pg. 58)

I hope that here you find something that inspires you; something that will make you want to be better; something that will make you laugh; something that will make you think; a friend for the journey.

Thank you for reading!

Tu amiga, (Your friend,)
Gabriela Yareliz

PS. Please check out my project that features boss women who are followers of Jesus, Modern Witnesses.

17 Comments Add yours

  1. Andriamihaja says:

    Hey Dreamer!! Your blog is so cute 😀

  2. ME Inchrist says:

    If you abide in Jesus highly then (God with you which means It is
    Eternity sonnet
    Heavens Hallelujah
    Shout of glorified
    Song of Redeemed
    Chorus of angels and

  3. phantomflux says:

    Hi! So I’m fairly new to wordpress, and I was shopping around on google to find an image to use in a post and saw one I really liked, I noticed it was from a wordpress blog so I thought I’d come check it out. I read over some of the things on your page and your “about me” here and I have to say you have won yourself over a new follower! Me gusta mucho conocerte!

    1. Gracias! Nice to meet you too, and thanks for reading. 🙂

      1. Mj says:

        Wow what a great blog I found you are awesome

      2. Thank you for reading!

  4. Nice work Gabby! Keep it up!! Admire the fact that you post frequently!! 🙂

    1. Thank you Suge!! 🙂 xoxo

  5. swajithkas says:

    First of all congratulation for creating wonderful blog.
    Second; congratulation for writing such a wonderful “ABOUT” page; which clearly compel me to write you; there are many passion which we have common; so, I think there is a greater chances of bonding very best blogging friendship; if interested visit my blog; read some of the recent post and if you feel that I am worthy of your friendship; please leave comment any where; so, we will start to communicate more often with each others.
    Needless to say everything is optional.
    “As you sow so shall you reap”‘
    Is a proverb which means that actions or deeds of a person repay him/her in kind. Origin of the proverb is traced to the Bible, Galations VI (King James Version): Whatsoever a man soweth, that shall he also reap.
    Wish you all the best………….

    1. Hello Swajithkas,
      Thank you for finding me. I started following your blog. You have a great page. I am always open to blogging friendships, and thanks for finding me worthy of yours.

  6. swajithkas says:

    Hi, Gabriela;
    First of all thanks for following my blog!
    Gabriela, you are most welcome!
    From today I too started to follow your blog.
    It is my pleasure to welcome such a simple, sweet, straightforward person; who is creative yet caring, philosopher yet friendly, mature by mind yet tender by age…
    Yes, Gabriela, I do understand, how much It is satisfying to be in the company of like minded souls!
    In fact, like you, I too always in search of like minded souls!
    So, it is my open invitation to all !!!!
    Wishing you all the best…………………..

  7. @TheRealHari says:

    I don’t think anybody else can write about them with such a wonderful use of quotes !!Kudos to you!!Wonderfully done!!!

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