Posts Tagged ‘Lord’

For many years I would pray “Lord give me strength.”
Lord, give it to…ME. I wanted to be the possessor of the strength. I wanted to be marveled at as one who was strong and could overcome opposition.
It was a very selfish prayer, as if I was making a wish from a genie (God I wish to be strong!)  I was taking all the focus off of God and asking to be made strong in and of myself. Of course then I didn’t fully see it as such, but according to the wording that’s clearly where I was focused. (more…)


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During a recent discussion with my sister she quoted Jeremiah 29:11 to me.

Jeremiah 29:11
11 For I know the plans I have for you,” says the Lord. “They are plans for good and not for disaster, to give you a future and a hope. (more…)

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(Warning: This blog contains graphic content and may not be suitable for lukewarm Christians.) (more…)

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