My first line of defense-Him!
“I wanna find you, in every season, in every moment. Before I speak a word, I will bring my heart, and seek You first.” ~January Marshall
Learning to turn first to God it something we all wrestle with and when the pressure builds from every side, everyone stands at the edge. He will forgive, of this there is no doubt. Hopefully, as we learn and grow, the signs become clearer when the struggle begins and we have the opportunity to stop first and rest in Him.
Agreed… “My first lind of defense–HIM!”
Before I speak a word, let me hear Your voice. And in the midst of pain, let me feel Your joy.
-Lauren Daigle, “First”
You are having one of those moments. Maybe one of those days. Everything has gone wrong. Every possible obstacle and frustration stands directly in your path.
There is that email from a co-worker that lacks grace, and leaves you seething.
Your kids have spilled something, knocked over the plant, and yelled at each other one too many times.
You have been stuck for days inside, and in need of some fresh air, only to find that your only means of escaping cabin fever now won’t start.
That person cut you off in traffic. You are in the express lane behind someone with WAY more than 20 items.
Your neighbor has called the police on your dog…..AGAIN!
You react. You respond to that email in anger. Snap at…
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