Tag: holy spirit
INTIMACY – Jesus’ disciples had a very intimate relationship with Him which is why it would have been so hard to think of Him leaving. Jesus knew this, but He also knew that the same level of intimacy would be available through the Helper who was coming. The Holy Spirit is now, God with us. Literally…
Now I rejoice, not that you were made sorry, but that your sorrow led to repentance. For you were made sorry in a godly manner, that you might suffer loss from us in nothing. For godly sorrow produces repentance leading to salvation, not to be regretted; but the sorrow of the world produces death. II…
Turned a corner with my grief over our prodigal. First time in months!I woke up and went about my day. I forgot about it for HOURS. I think grief might be like an onion. There are LAYERS there. So I’m not expecting to feel this relief and rest from strife forEVER. But someday I will be over it and it will be just part of my life.I can see myself living free.You know what I mean?
I want to remember this day.
I know about this. At least a little. My best friend and mentor (who I lived with during my last years of highschool) died at 42 years old. She died just after my first husband left me. Sandy just woke up one morning and said “I can’t breathe.” And died. She left a husband, a…