He never desired to leave anyone behind in his or her sins. Often telling those he loved to go and sin no more. He loved the woman at the well. He loved Zacchaeus. He loved the sinners!
If you want to collect something, collect God’s Word into your heart, allowing it his truth to always press into your mind. Your mind is where you probably need the most rest. (Right!)
He circled around my body, He sat within my soul, He breathed the breath I lost, while experiencing him come and go.
Do not fear, do not fear, Written enough times to read for a year.
I call out to all believers, to look in the mirror to determine where you can be refined. Where can you bring your thoughts and words to a ‘finer state’? In which areas of your life can you surrender to the Lord, to return to purity?
I have bipolar disorder. I am chaos at best, and a wrecking ball of UPS and DOWNS at my worst.
As I await the next year and half to pass, I wonder what the new me will do. I had my first son as a teenager, a young teenager, I have known no life without kids, and I am beginning to wonder what my everyday will look like now.
Without this very intimate relationship we share, I'd be crying in a bowl of Cheerios, feeling like a failure today.
When someone we know is stuck, hurting, broken, confused, lost, and alone, we must reach out to the souls left out on the margins, detached and isolated from a world who does not understand.