“No good thing will He withhold from them who walk uprightly.”
When obedience to God contradicts what I think will give me pleasure...
Open your mouth wide, and I will fill it.
God does not force us to obey Him, just like my husband did not force our children to obey him, but there are still consequences for disobedience.
The deepest spiritual lessons are not learned by His letting us have our way.
It’s not because the Lord wants our money, or time, or possessions, or whatever else we may have vowed to Him; He wants us to trust Him and obey.
Only God knows in full what is in the heart of man.
This photo tells a story of defiance.
By grace the Keeper of the Vine of Christ Picked up and grafted my branch into You. Now day by day I’m learning to abide...
Esther could have complained. She could have mourned the loss of her family, her virginity, and her freedom. But she chose not to.