Yet, there is no greater freedom than finding yourself at the foot of the cross, in the place where you are afraid to wait, where uncertainty and fear abound. That place is holy.
What in my life is keeping me from God the most?
Lord knows I didn't want to slow down, so sometimes the Lord let me get sick so my body slows down so my spirit will.
We all need a savior, but few of us are willing to really admit our need for him.
America, we knew we had issues. It's like the honeymoon period after Obama has come crashing down, and we're in the 7-year slump in our marriage to each other as a country. It's going to be hard. We're hurt, wounded, and very divided. But we need to listen to one another now.
Olympic story after story after story tells us the importance of each practice, each race, each match, each sacrifice to get each Olympian to their competition! And the same is true of our spiritual life.
When the chance for authentic service comes around, do we stop to help or do we pass it by?