Lessons From God
Things God Has Taught Me.
I quit smoking almost two years ago which, if you know me, you know was a miracle God worked in me. Now He has helped me quit my addiction to diet coke too.
A sermon triggered tears and I wasn't sure why so I turned to God to discuss what was going on and what He wanted me to do about it.
I have been asked to tell the story of my conversion to Christianity so here it is. Some of the details are a bit foggy because it all happened so long ago but this is how I came to accept Christ as my Saviour and start the journey that led me to where I am now. My mother believed in God. I think. She never talked about Him or not that I can recall but she sent my sister and I to Sunday school every Sunday when we were small. She used to dress us up and send us to wait on the side of the road where the Sunday…
I went to church again last Sunday and the wheels fell off my little red wagon throwing me to the ground with a nasty thump! It forced me to have a chat with God again.
For 33 years I have asked God to make me into the person He created me to be. In that time He made me into a psychologist. Now I get the feeling He is about to move me to another level of His plan for my life.
They say God is the potter and we are the clay but life had taken this chunk of clay, steam-rolled over it until it was paper thin then spread it on the ground, covered it in dirt and stomped all over it until there was nothing workable left of me. God worked with me anyway and what a work He has done!
I have been asked to give my thoughts about hearing God's voice. I am no expert on the subject but here is what I believe.
Sometimes I get so down on myself I lose sight of reality but God sometimes steps in to remind me of what is real which comforts me.
This morning I asked God if there was anything I could do for Him and He said he wants me to write a blog entry about His love.
God spoke to me about my health. He wants me to cut back on the diet coke. This entry tells why.