Showing posts from November, 2008

Which Way Is Up?

I awoke this morning to spend time with my Father God . . . He reminded me that He is the God of Hope as I read the attribute of God for the day. He is Hope when we feel discouraged, depresesed . . . As I was getting ready for the day, I flipped to the next verse in my stack of notecards to find one of my favorites: Romans 15:13 May the God of hope fill you with ALL joy and peace as you trust in Him so that you may OVERFLOW with hopeby the power of the Holy Spirit.

At 8:30 in the morning, many frustrations had already begun to get to me and I was praying, well more like crying out to the Lord in the car on the way home from dropping the kids off at school! Without knowing how to put it into words at the time, it was a feeling of “I have been knocked over by the waves of the emotions of life and I don’t know which way is up, . . . but I know You God are with me and I just want to walk in the Spirit with You on this planet – whatever that looks like.”

And the Holy Spirit spoke to my hear…