Tag Archives: Absolute Surrender

Saturday, December 17: Redemption — Creating the Need It Satisfies

four.  that’s the number of relationship breakdowns i’ve experienced this year with people i trusted — two of them occurring in the last three months. i kept poring over God’s purpose in it all. if it is all about proving and reassuring,  He is all-knowing, so … Continue reading

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Friday, December 16: Wrestling Before God

right now, i am consciously and determinedly veering my mind away from worrying.  Christ tells me, “do not let your heart be troubled.  trust in Me.”  i am getting scared.  not because the Lord has decided to keep me waiting but because i feel i am losing the … Continue reading

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Wednesday, December 14: The Great Life

i must admit i have been bugging the Lord for something for like two weeks now and all i keep finding myself saying is, “c’mon, Looord, let it happen.  just will it, pleeeeease!”  i don’t get mad, i just persist. … Continue reading

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Saturday, December 10: The Offering of the Natural

i can only begin to offer spiritual commitments to the Lord when i have made up mind about my natural commitments.  the choice is simple:  either deny myself or deny Him because talking about Christ is meaningless if i don’t … Continue reading

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Tuesday, December 6: My Rainbow in the Cloud

“why doesn’t God do everything that we ask?  because that is not the basis of the God-and-man relationship.  man must go beyond the physical body and feelings in his covenant with God, just as God goes beyond Himself in reaching … Continue reading

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Monday, December 5: The Temple of the Holy Spirit

“my body is the temple of the Holy Spirit, including all my thoughts and desires.”  —  My Utmost For His Highest if truly the Spirit of God dwells in us,  then why do we struggle?   because the desires of the Spirit … Continue reading

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Thursday, November 10: Fellowship in the Gospel

“after sanctification, it is difficult to state what your purpose in life is, because God has moved you into His purpose through the Holy Spirit. He is using you now for His purposes throughout the world as He used His … Continue reading

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Thursday, November 3: A Bondservant of Jesus

let me start with a question.   “am i really a Christian, passionate about abiding in Christ and Christ in me?” let us not fool ourselves with the number of masses  and prayer meetings we attend in the week, or the rosaries we … Continue reading

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Tuesday, October 25: Submitting to God’s Purpose

with Jesus, there are no excuses.  we can’t say, “sorry Jesus, had you made me as wealthy as my neighbor, i wouldn’t have had to work so hard and i could have spent more time with You, care for the … Continue reading

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Friday, October 21: Impulsiveness or Discipleship?

okay, i am done being spoiled and i am not going to be impulsive but am i right in demanding at least some kindness and affection? should i hang around till God knows when because right after i debated with … Continue reading

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