We can work from a place of rest, security, and identity, knowing that he is our good Father and we are his beloved children.
Our actions always reveal our value-systems.
Trusting God is much easier to talk about than to actually do, but I encourage you to take a look at what your actions reveal about your view of God.
It’s so tempting to jump into something without thinking a whole lot but I believe that we’re supposed to examine the season and respond accordingly.
Trusting God with all of our hearts, not just specific compartments, is how we were made to live. And I believe every day is an invitation from God to do just that.
While I still know nothing about gardening and have nothing short of a black thumb, I see the value in the gardening metaphor.
Lately, I’ve been finding myself bracing for impact, but that’s not how God has called me to live.
Allowing yourself to be led is a courageous decision, resting is rooted in wisdom, and choosing contentment is a sign of strength.
The truth is, the best remedy for my control problem is not to try to control my behavior further, but to focus on what Jesus willingly did for me.
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.