Interdependent man and woman

“Yes, I am the vine; you are the branches. Those who remain in me, and I in them, will produce much fruit. For apart from me you can do nothing. John 15:5

I have been writing about waiting on God and what that means to me. One thing that I have learned during my sabbatical journey is that I have to depend on the Lord always. Before I knew my husband, I was always the independent woman and also I was not a person who would ask anything from anybody. Not my family, not my friends,  I would do it all on my own. I would always say I was born on earth alone so why should I ask anything from anybody.

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The Power Of The Will

It is like that song “come fly with me, let’s fly, let’s fly away” …

Looking outside and watching the clouds it’s constantly amaze me how the Lord has created the world in a wonderful way. Truly everything has been beautifully made and all of this by his Word. His words that are powerful, the same words he puts in our mouth to empower others. Yet there are times our flesh takes over and we misuse the power that the Lord has given us.

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The Daniel Fast Part 2: Be Still

‘Search me, God, and know my heart; test me and know my anxious thoughts. See if there is any offensive way in me, and lead me in the way everlasting.’Psalm 139:23-24

Going through my 10th day of fasting I noticed that I ask a lot from God and he is just silence. Question upon question to show me thinks while he is just not answering at all.

Then I remember the verse “be still and know I am God”… But Jesus how? I want to hear something or am I not seeing it? The answer is simple God’s silences is for our good.

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