I thank You for the bitter things They’ve been a friend to grace, They’ve driven me from the paths of ease To storm the secret place. I thank You for the friends who’ve failed To meet my soul’s deep need; They’ve driven me to the Savior’s feet Upon His love to feed. I’m grateful too, through all life’s way No one could satisfy, And so … Continue reading Blessed by Bitter Things
Bad habits are difficult to break. And new, healthy habits are hard to make! But I want to begin this New Year with a few goals–baby steps–that will help me live more healthfully in 2015. I’ve tried dieting, and it didn’t work for me. I’ve thought about those weight-loss pills, but something always holds me back. So instead of moving in either of those directions, … Continue reading Baby Steps: Healthy Habits for the New Year!
Lord, I’m Yours. Whatever the cost may be, may Your will be done in my life. I realize I’m not here on earth to do my own thing, or to seek my own fulfillment or my own glory. I’m not here to indulge my desires, to increase my possessions, to impress people, to be popular, to prove I’m somebody important, or to promote myself. I’m … Continue reading An Act of Worship