When there are so many questions regarding the legitimacy of our faith we must cling to The Truth that was spoken to our hearts: The Truth of God’s Word illuminated by our lives lived in the light.
Before meeting You face-to-face we were celebrants and collaborators of darkness; we promoted arrogance and pride. We twisted The Truth of Your Word and used lies to justify our sins.
He who observes the wind will not sow, and he who regards the clouds will not reap.
Holiness is not sinlessness; it is the ability to see what is worth protecting and then say no to sin to protect our yes to love. Continue reading
Q: How can I make peace, Father?
A: Joy brings peace.
When we release our burdens to the Lord we always get something in return: joy, peace, boldness, love. He always replaces the icky with righteousness, purity, and grace. We never need to worry about leaving the Throne Room empty because He fills our cup–not to the brim but He overflows it with excess of the Spirit. And not the cheap stuff the world pawns off on us, but with excess of Himself such that we never run out of Him.