Of all my years, I can condense them into four lessons, or as my title puts it – four best practices to follow to help ease the sting of singleness:
It is funny how when we get to a season about love or thankfulness is when we truly realize that the trait we are holding on a pedestal actually needs…
So here is where the story picks up and slows down all at the same time. In my heart, after the initial conversations with my senior pastor’s wife and Holly…
The cross is not just a one way street though. Some people hear this and think “oh, I am good. I don’t have to do anything.” But the truth is the Cross is a two way street. Jesus took the first step (actually it was more like a giant leap 99.99% towards us). Now we need to decide what to do with the 0.01% of the way left, but it is so important! God has given us the chance to choice for ourselves. So what are you going to do?
As I sit in my PJs of my routine lazy Friday morning, I realized this has become a routine for me. Work Saturday through Thursday and come Friday I take longer to get out of bed, pour a cup of coffee, open up my current devotional book, and sit in the presence of God…what about you?
How do we know this is true? Just go to the gospels and read the life of Jesus! How many times did he use Old Testament scripture to combat the lies and manipulation of the Pharisees and even Satan himself? Pretty much every single day, every single hour! God’s Word sets us free!
Day 6 struck me like a ton of bricks. Not because it is something I am facing now, but it is something I have faced many times before. Here I am going to be very vulnerable with you. Here is a list of some of the major lies Satan plagued me with over the years:
What is the one word you need to focus on while you wait on God?