This reminds me of the Love God has for me… Grateful He is always there in my mess, and continues to lift me up out of the pit, set my feet upon a rock and direct my steps. Be blessed ~♡ Eliza
Dear Jesus, So many intense feelings lately! They crash over me with such intensity, I feel off-balance most of the time. I don’t feel like I fit in anywhere. I find myself sharing at such a deeply intense level, I make people uncomfortable. I feel them shifting and gracefully finding an out so they no…Read more »
I have a friend whose spiritual gift is exhortation, or encouragement. He does not think of himself as a leader, yet the very act of encouraging moves people. I am grateful for the time he shared his gift with me and how it continues to change my life and transform my walk with Jesus. Be…Read more »
I understand loneliness, and I know Jesus understands it as well. I appreciate this perspective and hope you take time to read the article. Be blessed! ~♡ Eliza Do you ever think of Jesus as lonely? Certainly his moments in Gethsemane and on Calvary were uniquely and terribly lonely, but what about…Read more »
Remember the feeling you have as a young lover, realizing there is someone who sees you as perfect and perfectly suited to them? This is also the experience you have when God allows you to see yourself through His eyes. He sees you as beautiful, perfect and perfectly suited to be His bride. He shows you all those wonderful and unique things about who He created you to be and how all of this is fulfilled as you become one with Him
When I feel particularly small and vulnerable, I run to my Papa, knowing I can find rest in His arms. I go to His word and pour over scriptures painting this picture of a loving Father who is always there, kind, gentle, and waiting with open arms.
God pursues us, longing to bring us to a place where we are lain bare, vulnerable, true and honest with Him. No pretense. It is in this place we press in, coming closer to Him, closer to His Heart.