The season of Advent is a time to focus on the promise and anticipation of the coming of the Messiah, Jesus Christ.
It would appear I've been caught unaware. It's not the first time, but I admit, I was surprised, then disappointed, and finally angry.
Be ready. Much planning, preparation, and work goes into being ready.
Be in the season you're in; He will make it, and you, beautiful.
“I am making everything new,” Rev. 21:5
We can be relentless and intentional and vigilant in so many other areas of my life. How do we coddle our sin and other obstacles like we're afraid to hurt its feelings?
Every step atop those old wooden boards, suspended over the rusted steel frame, made a plinking sound, like raindrops on the rooftop. I wrote those words a year ago...
If we don't stop to look up, we risk missing the most amazing parts of this amazing life. #Discover!
Have you ever found yourself praying and asking and seeking guidance for direction and a path, only to feel like the answer isn't coming? Do you ever feel like you're crying out and pleading from behind and around a big obstacle in front of you?
I like checking things off my "to do" list; it gives me a boost of confidence and accomplishment. But have you ever caught yourself obsessing over your list? Take a moment to examine the ultimate goal of that "to do" list.