settling

You ever realize that you've settled in your Christian life? And you managed to convince yourself that you were doing just fine? Maybe it's just me, but I think a person's 20's are just such an easy period to forget God. There are so many new opportunities and possibilities, and then post-college you start getting…Read more settling

ripping up floors, tearing down walls, building up new foundations

"Imagine yourself as a living house. God comes in to rebuild that house. At first, perhaps, you can understand what He is doing. He is getting the drains right and stopping the leaks in the roof and so on; you knew that those jobs needed doing and so you are not surprised. But presently He starts knocking the house about in a way that hurts abominably and does not seem to make any sense. What on earth is He up to?..." Things I have learned so far: