“I refuse to live in offence!” We have lived out this refrain. We have learned to live from a posture of being offensive about offence…
The dry season is over. He is doing a new thing. It requires us to forget the past, stop looking back there – we are not going in that direction.
I remember when I was growing up, my dad would give us an instruction, and we would not understand the importance of that instruction until everything went awry.
I remember taking a test when I was in high school (a long, long time ago!) The teacher handed out the test and said, ‘Read the whole test first before you start writing.’
Do you desire to hear God’s voice more clearly, regularly, and distinctly? Have you ever said, “I wish I could hear from God like other people do?”
My success is directly tied to my ability to be teachable.
Sometimes we forget the impact that our words have. God has given us some pretty specific instructions regarding our words. He has cautioned us to watch what we speak, because our words are creative source.
Have you ever felt strength less, weak, sick, or frail? Do you ever feel like you are trying to do things on your own? Do you ever feel overwhelmed, wondering how you are going to make it through?
As I sit and reflect this coming weekend, I am overwhelmed by the LOVE of my Saviour, the complete work of His death, burial and resurrection. Oh how marvellous and oh how glorious is HE!