17 I will surely bless you, and I will surely multiply your offspring as the stars of heaven and as the sand that is on the seashore. And your offspring shall possess the gate of his enemies,18 and in your offspring shall all the nations of the earth be blessed, because you have obeyed my voice." - Genesis 22:17-18
The enemy is working hard to disrupt my peace this morning - woke up with so many dissonant thoughts. Been sitting here surrendering them one by one, and as I let go of each of those things I wish I could control, I am so incredibly thankful I have a King who loves me, and is working all things for good. He's convicted me of several areas I need to be obedient just this week, and I want to honor Him with my thoughts and my actions.
With my head hung low, I'm confessing my selfish, sinful bent to hold on to my comforts and my control, and letting Him have it all. I'm so weary of standing in the way of the blessings that He promises will flow into my life because I want what I want.
I am so very thankful that my God is patient and pursuing and takes the time to open my eyes.
Press on ~ you are loved 💗
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