As she stood there standing in front of the mirror with her eyes opened, all she could see were thick, thorny, vines covering her. That is what life circumstances and experiences had done to her. She realized she was suffocating from the cold, prideful, sinful, heartless, hurt, and prideful person she had become. Surely, there… Continue reading Girl In The Mirror
We all have a choice in choosing our reactions to the tests and trials that are placed on our journey. In fact, the Bible even tells us to consider our trials pure joy because when the trial finishes will be mature and complete. If we take the trials and look at them with joy, we can know that our Father has a specific and special lesson for us personally.
I've been the girl standing in the shower, scrubbing my flesh until it is raw. Scrub all you want, you're still tainted. Jesus is the soap you need and His scrubbing is gentle. It is healing, it is loving, and it washes the tainted flesh away.
The wilderness isn't supposed to be a place of comfort. It's a place full of tests, trials, pruning and a time to be obedient to God.
It's a holy place you were called to so you can experience the fullness of God.