The voice that makes you frantic is not of God.

Satan Rushes, God Leads

I am type A. I always need a plan. I like to make informed decisions, but to do so quickly. Making choices in life can be overwhelming. When new information comes my way, I usually feel rushed and pressured into choosing a direction.  Continue reading “Satan Rushes, God Leads”

We yearn for a just God.

We Yearn For A Just God

A just God is a hard idea to swallow. 

One that would determine good and evil, one that would carry out judgment upon the earth. We struggle to believe that a perfectly just God is a good thing, that wrath has a purpose. 

But secretly I think we’re all yearning for a perfectly just God.  Continue reading “We Yearn For A Just God”

if nothing here satisfies, this probably isn't what I'm meant for.

Sweetness, Sadness, and Longing For The Lord

“If I find in myself a desire which no experience in this world can satisfy, the most probable explanation is that I was made for another world.” 

 

These words that C.S. Lewis penned into Mere Christianity come to my mind at the strangest of times. The rest of his thought continues:  Continue reading “Sweetness, Sadness, and Longing For The Lord”

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A Christian And A Quiet War

Jackie Hill Perry, in explaining how it felt to face temptation as a newly redeemed woman, remembered some of the questions she asked herself: 

 

Is this what it feels like to be a Christian?Is it to have a quiet war inside of yourself at all times? (Gay Girl, Good God)” 

Continue reading “A Christian And A Quiet War”