I've been slacking in so many aspects...personally and spiritually. And today, I'm calling myself out on it. No more excuses. No more pity party. No more relying on someone else-or even myself. I'm relying on Jesus!
I think we all grow up with some kind of fantasy of what 'being in love' is like. All rainbows and sunshine. It is not until we get into relationships that we realize that the rain comes before the rainbow. Love is work and it is a choice.
Have you ever disliked (or even hated) someone so much that you wished bad things to happen to them? Or maybe you didn't wish bad to happen to them but you wouldn't have been sad if something did happen? I have. Too many times.
I have been looking through the book of Romans this morning. And what a blessing that has been. Seeing over and over the blessings that we receive because of what Christ has done for us. Romans 3:22 states "We are made right with God by placing out faith in Jesus Christ. And this is true for everyone who believes, NO MATTER WHO WE ARE."
Is there a scene in a movie or a specific song that reminds you of a difficult time in your life? I'm almost embarrassed to tell this particular story but I will in the hopes it'll either help someone or give them a good laugh...