Monday, March 28, 2011

Broken Road - What do you really want?

On of my besties (we've known each other since we were 14) posted a blog post recently that really resonated with me and I believe will resonate with most - if we're willing to be vulnerable and quiet enough to be convicted by the Spirit.

I want to share it with you...

Most of the time, when God is trying to teach me something by allowing me to experience pain, I sit around and complain.  I tell Him that I hate what He's doing, and I want Him to stop.  I tell Him I want out of whatever particular circumstance is grieving me at the moment.

And He reminds me that the point of the pain is to help me rely on Him more, know Him better, and, ultimately, reflect Christ more accurately to others.

Continue reading by clicking the [...] at the end there or clicking the title above, "What Do You REALLY Want?"


Kelly said...

Glad it resonated with you - thanks for the repost, friend!

Rachael said...

that is powerful stuff! thanks for sharing!