Is your worship of God half-hearted and mediocre?
A while back I was speaking and asked for a show of hands, “How many of the wives have had too much affirmation over the past month?”
Laughter broke out across the room. No, haven’t had too much of that.
Thank you for my marriage. You have used it more than anything else in my life to teach me about You. Thank you for using my spouse to show me how to be more patient, kind, gentle and loving.
Satan tries hard to pull down our confidence in God’s presence with us during trying times in hopes to get us to believe that God has abandoned us as well. But God draws near to the brokenhearted because he knows what it feels like to be wounded and abandoned.
To bring glory to the name of Jesus Christ in all that I do (Psa. 19:14) and go through (1 Pet. 1:7).
I just learned that the U.S. sent cash to Iran as Americans were freed and, I have to be honest, I don’t even care.
Could be completely legitimate (not likely) or as shady as sliding a dirty envelope full of cash across a table in the back of dimly lit bar but, like I said, I don’t care.