All in Spiritual Maturity
How to retrain our minds to live courageously and with certainty.
If you’re asking God to be near, for Him to make an appearance and comfort your aching heart- you’ve got it backwards.
God doesn’t take breaks, He doesn’t ignore, ever. Period.
I want to make sure you, my friend, are not falling under the assumption that you can control time, and secondly that “you have time”. Time cannot be possessed, but it can be utilized.You have 24 hours allotted to you; same as every individual on the planet. How you choose to use this time is completely up to you.
My lack of understanding certain biblical literature does not discredit the love Christ has for me. These narratives, regardless of literal or figurative, do not NEED to bring into question Christ. If we can keep that one absolute truth at the top of your thinking and allow it to filter down through the messiness of the rest, it can relax the anxieties that I know you feel.
Your unbelief in God rests in your inability to choose. You have a choice, and most people run from that exposing freedom. There’s a choice, and you’re either chasing it or avoiding it.
Twenty- six illuminated candles danced and I readied myself to blow them out.
I sat there for the better half of a few seconds, stone faced, starring at the cake.
My family, waited anxiously to dive into the red velvety heaven - but I continued to stare.
an undoubtably handsome prince,
perched on his mighty throne.
And, I his faithful servant,
anxiously awaiting the day he invites me to sit beside him.
This was my pattern for longer than I care to remember.