As a follow up to my post last week on contending for breakthough, I am in the process of healing. A few weeks ago, I woke up with severe pain in my hand/wrist. It hurt so bad and I could barely move it. Almost every morning I would wake up with this extreme pain. Last week I finally went to the doctor because the pain was beginning to affect my typing, which I do alot of during the day at the office. Based on the doctor’s evaluation, I have inflammation due to “overuse”. She told me to stay off the computer. This was
I have been praying for breakthough in a few areas of my life. I have to say, I haven’t been diligent to pray and contend on a daily basis and have had to ask myself, “How badly do I want the breakthough?”
Sometimes it’s hard to continue to fight for something when there appears to be an invisible wall towering in front of me that appears immoveable. Climbing is exhausting. You need a lot of strength! But then again, I have to remind myself that I serve a God who promised me that He would move those things in front of me if I asked Him to.
Over the years as I have contended
This has been my heart’s cry for quite some time.
I long for the living God. I long to know Him and to be known by Him, to hear His heartbeat and to have my heart beat in unity with His.
He is the one thing that I desire. He alone is my hope, my peace, my future. He is my reason for living and in Him is great joy.
I am reading a new book called Longing for You – The Journey from Intercession to Intimacy. I am only on the second chapter, but the pages are luring me in and I find myself yearning for more!
I don’t just long for God, but He longs for me! He longed for an intimate