How can we walk in freedom daily, regardless of our circumstances? Psalm 119: 45 states it well...'I will walk about in freedom, for I have sought out your precepts.'
It is a beautiful story of how Mary (of Mary & Martha) showed her love and devotion to Jesus. While most tend to focus on Judas’ selfish disapproval of her actions, I couldn’t look past what her story tells us... Her dedication and sitting at Jesus’ feet learning from Him affected those around her.
There are some people that will continue to speak of how they doubt themselves in order to get compliments from others. Now, although my ladies bless me tremendously with their support and words of encouragement, it is not why I share with them my doubts and struggles. I share with them because they continue to guide my heart and mind back toward God.
For the last few years the last note I make on most of my daily journal entries is ‘My life is yours God. Use me.’ And for the most part I mean it. Then the “Buts” come along.
It can be overwhelming and frightening. But I know we have a God that loves us. Through Him we have HOPE in this situation. When I checked my email earlier this morning I found this scripture in Exodus. And it fits so well.