Grace · Not · Revelation · Selfishness

a what i’m not… kind of day…

It’s been a day of recognizing all I’m not… not patient… not kind… not slow to anger… not rejoicing with others in their joy… I’m too busy being envious… Oh… I almost forgot… not thankful… What does all this not reveal… A heart that has a hard time loving some days… A heart more interested in self than…… Continue reading a what i’m not… kind of day…

Hungry · Selfishness · the Word

selfish…

A gracious… beautiful… sister in Christ…one coming to the study being birthed…looked at me… tear-stained face… and said…Thank you… for spending so much time in God’s Word…and your hours of study…My answer came so quick… it even stunned me…Don’t thank me… it’s pure selfishness…!My time in God’s Word is purely selfish…I want Him… I want…… Continue reading selfish…

Complaining · Conviction · Love · Selfishness · Serving

convicted…

I found myself convicted today… for complaining…a mild complaint… but a complaint nonetheless….The complaint centered on something that should only bring joy…Self-centeredness… the root of complaint…As I write… I’m reminded for what I have been set free…For you were called to freedom, brothers.Only do not use your freedom as an opportunity for the flesh,but through…… Continue reading convicted…