humbled…

Both yesterday and today... I've found myself humbled... First through encouragement... I suppose encouragement shouldn't humble... but it does... In two separate places... words of encouragement emboldened my faith in what He's called me to do... The renewed boldness... reminds me I can do nothing apart from Him... but I also see (in hindsight)... how I've… Continue reading humbled…

Jesus… did You ever wonder…? (a prayer)

Jesus... did You ever wonder... if You were heard...?speaking to hundreds... thousands...from a boat... on a mount...children bounding... people sleeping... chatting...Did You ever wonder if it made a difference...?Did You ever doubt Your calling...?I'd have to say... Yes... since You were tempted... tried... in all things...For we do not have a high priest who is… Continue reading Jesus… did You ever wonder…? (a prayer)

when conflict leads to doubt…

Conflict... I had some this morning...it wasn't extreme... not Jerry Springer-esque...but disquieting... nonetheless...In an effort to encourage a loved one with His Word... and reminders... I found myself up against a hard heart... a spirit seemingly closed off to His Word...The whole experience... triggered doubt...All day... I doubted...my motives...my obedience...Had I really heard Him...?Or was… Continue reading when conflict leads to doubt…