In September, 2012, while praying on my couch at home, I heard I ‘voice’ (not audible, ‘heard’ in the back of my head) which I have come to recognize as the Lord’s voice say, “Think less about your own needs. Think more about others’ needs. You take care of their needs and I’ll take care of yours.”
Soft, confident, authoritative. Not dictatorial. Loving. Friendly. Knowing.
As usual, it said a lot in a little. Here are all the things it meant to me (in addition to the direct and obvious message):
- It reinforced the idea that as a Christian, I must die to myself.…