I can spray lots of perfume on a stinky person and make them smell nicer, but there is no fragrance that can cover the flesh.
Bethel shows that the effectiveness of our service is measured by the depth of our fellowship with God. Intimacy forged in times of private fellowship.
I am willing to make an investment of listening in prayer. The investment of time is a surrender of my heart and a yielding of my life.
Many become frustrated living in a dark world, seeming to grow darker by the day. But His Light will seek His own, and through them His Light will spread.
Obed-Edom became a gatekeeper in the Lord's. He was willing to be a simple attendant for the Lord. He preferred the Presence of the Lord this much.
A good friend asked me, “If Jesus is continually in intercession for me, don’t I want to know what Jesus is praying to the Father about me?”
There are whole ministries that focus on and seek a sign. But are they looking for a sign or the Sign Maker? “GIVE US A SIGN…TO PROVE YOURSELF!”
Henri Nouwen was a beautiful spiritual man who couldn’t get beyond his own wounds. So God called him out of his woundedness to focus on another's life.
No one person that could be my complete source. I was never intended for me to feed off of another human being. Body Life, yes. Codependence? No.
Inevitably my food is always better and more satisfying when He chooses for me than if I had chosen for myself. I let Him guide what I'm to order and eat.
God has led me to again return to a limited carb diet and to incorporate intermittent fasting as a lifestyle. This journey's become one of loving myself.
I've seen the Lord take in hand my food intake—what I eat and even when. This may seem like a bridge too far letting Him be Lord over my diet.