This recovering control freak is indeed walking out her recovery.
Recently, I had allowed my heart to grow hard again but God doesn’t like to let heart issues fester for long.
Originally posted on Work in Progress:
Today, we’re more connected with the world than we have been at any other point in…
I’ve been learning that idolatry is more than just an external form of worship: it’s a heart posture.
Instead of feeling overwhelmed by the sheer number of steps in front of you, I pray that you would have the courage to take a single step toward him, following him along the way.
Lately, my prayer has been for God to show me what needs to change. For a while, I thought he wasn’t answering me but the truth is, I wasn’t listening.
During difficulties, God isn’t as concerned with our circumstances as he is about our identities. If we, in the midst of unemployment or a break-up or depression or pain, can see ourselves as we truly are, beloved children of God, it will change how we live.
Is there anything that you’ve been instructed to let go of? I encourage you to do it without delay.
If you’ve wandered at all, I encourage you to turn around today.
It’s so easy to fall back into the rhythm of mere functioning, but God has called us to so much more!