The reason I’m writing to you Friends in Faith, followers of Christ & Everyone. Is because I felt Jesus tugging and calling. At first, I couldn’t recognize for what. Then, as I did, I said “ but I’m not a writer”. So I hem-hawed around for a while, hoping he’d forget. But he didn’t. So we had this tugging going back and forth, me resisting and him pulling
Well, the pull and feeling of being called kept growing. And I knew ” God, this is you”. Apparently, he had plans for me because here I am “writing”.
I’m an ordinary Christian woman with Jesus as the Love of my life. He’s my Saviour and shepherd who rescued me, a bummer lamb. I’ve discovered that in order to move forward sometimes I need to look back. Because of Jesus, I don’t have to stay stuck.
As I learn to recognize Jesus’ nudges and grow near to him each day. I’ve also come to recognize that something that I may perceive as Rejection, is really God’s redirection for me. He’s changed my life and he can change yours too. Don’t worry, there isn’t any sinner that he can’t save.
But wait! There’s more. Come, weary traveler…
“When they kept on questioning him, he straightened up and said to them, “Let any one of you who is without sin be the first to throw a stone at her.” Again he stooped down and wrote on the ground. At this, those who heard began to go away one at a time, the older ones first, until only Jesus was left, with the woman still standing there. Jesus straightened up and asked her, “Woman, where are they? Has no one condemned you?” “No one, sir,” she said. “Then neither do I condemn you,” Jesus declared. “Go now and leave your life of sin.”John 8:7-11 ( NIV
This quote from The Chosen TV Show is fitting of me, before and after Jesus What about you?