Read: 1 Peter 1:3 Peter writes about our incorruptible inheritance “that does not fade away” reserved in heaven. Jesus told the disciples that he would prepare a place for us. We have longings. The scripture says that even “creation groans.” This world will never satisfy. For God has put eternity […]
Maybe you are feeling upset over life choices. Sorrow and shame fill your heart. I want you to know that Jesus restores. Like Nehemiah riding into town to restore the city, Jesus rides into our lives.
You feel you hit a wall and you feel you’re stuck.
In due time the storms will cease, and the waves will calm. In due time you will see God was with you every step of the way.
How much faith do we have? When we align with the calling of Jesus, we find a better way, and I would suggest it’s freeing. Jesus said that His yoke is easy and burden light. If we would give up greed, trust the Father will take care of us, and stop trying to position ourselves to be seen by men, we would be freer indeed. By the grace of God, we will. May we take His yoke upon us today. Oh Lord, change my heart.
Just exactly how do we shine like lights in this world? For some reason, we think we have to do big things to fulfill God’s calling, but that is not the case. Being a light happens day by day as you relate to others, go to school, work, or even at play.
Don’t miss what God has for you today. You need to cast those worries on the Lord that you are carrying around in your pocket. Here’s a thought I wrote about a year ago in my journal,
Thoughts and reflections on the Parable of the talents.
What would happen if we just did the work that’s right in front of us and did it with excellence? By God’s grace, that’s my goal.
Are you a weary traveler longing for a home? You long for a place but find none. You’re restless and tired, but your thirst drives you on.