A focus on the noxious robs us of noticing what nourishes us. (A mind set on what’s wrong bears ugly fruit.) How to resist? See Philippians 4:8.
I spit my pain out at God: “It’s not supposed to be this hard!” His response startled me: “You’re right. But not yet.”Read more
Who’s in Charge? Pilate wrongly thought it was himself.Read more
Playing music backwards works – the cowboy finds his dog, his truck gets fixed, then his girl comes home. It’s an old joke, but what a concept! If we could only pull it off in real life. But we can’t play real life backwards. All we have is forwards. And that’s where God comes in.
We don’t obtain rest by pursuing rest; we obtain rest by pursuing Jesus. As Matthew 11:28 says, rest is a gift,