I have been consistently overdoing things a bit…tired; so just the briefest of blogs. I have noticed over the last couple of days that the joy of the Lord and even His delight and laughter seem to be very present when I consider my future and look forward to what is coming rather than when I look back. His Spirit within me seems to leap for joy as I allow myself to think on the way to a whole myriad of unknowns, such as what kind of curtains will we have in our new house or pondering the shape of any future ministry. Actually at the moment He seems to be happier when I am thinking about curtains etc. than ministry! I guess He is wise and knows the shape of future ministry might take longer to bring together at the right rate and pace for what my health is like now whatever it may be like in time to come, after we have settled in our new home, which is His gift to us which He wants us to receive and enjoy.
If you find that good things or bad things from the past seem to hog your attention and mesmerise your attention and focus, I pray that the Lord who gives His people a future and a hope would break the spell. That’s it for today.
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