1 John 4:18 NIV: There is no fear in love. But perfect love drives out fear, because fear has to do with punishment. The one who fears is not made perfect in love. “The one who fears is not made perfect in love.” Intimacy – Love Casts out Fear https://t.co/YDA37ffNRF — The Baby Mama (@BabyMamasTweet) August 15,… Continue reading Intimacy – Love Casts out Fear
There are days when I just don’t feel like it – the battling, the trying, the anxiousness, the fear…. Days when the staying in bed is easier than the getting up, when the staying at home is easier than the going to work, the giving up is easier than the carrying on. But, what God teaches us in the commitment, in the perseverance, in the “hanging in there” is that we trust Him no matter how we feel. On the day that I don’t feel like it, I can do it because God has called me to honour Him in all that I do. On the days when it is easier to stay in bed, I go to work because this is God’s plan for my life. On the days when I feel like quitting, I hang in there, because God has called me to finish this race.
Today is day 15 of Jennifer Smith’s 30 day devotional, Wife After God. The story of my life. The anxiety, heart palpitations, sweaty hands – not being able to sleep for feeling fearful and anxious. I know all this too well. A little while ago, The Forgiven Wife blogged on letting go of control. And… Continue reading Day 15: Fear
I am a control freak. I admit this willingly – don’t they say that the first step to recovery is admitting there is a problem… 🙂 But seriously, I do like things done a specific way and I battle to be open and just to “go with the flow” so to speak. Our fears of… Continue reading Pure Passion :: From Need-to-Control to Letting Go