Getting to know God and discovering where he’s leading us are the same thing. When we trust him, we follow him. And where he’s leading us is always closer to his presence.
What God established in the fertile garden of Eden and continued in the barren desert of Sin, He promises in every time and place since: He will provide for his people.
If I don’t make myself remember and see then I’ll likely forget and continue to be blinded from all God is doing in my life even now.
During their 40 years wandering the desert, the Israelites developed a reputation for their own grumbling.
As we wander deeper into the wilderness of Lent, I wonder: when do you and I act immorally? Not if but when. When do we fail to glorify God with our bodies, sexually or otherwise?
As we press into this season of Lent, our first desert wondering is this: what are the idols in our lives? What are the influences of our own world that we easily revert to when things are hard or when God seems absent?