Made For It

Made For It

Adversity. It keeps popping its head up into my life, and it continually takes me by surprise. I don’t know why I have the Pollyannaish expectation in my head that when I’m following the Lord and being obedient to what He has set before me, that everything will go smoothly and there won’t be any difficulties. For some reason, I am always surprised when hardship, and heartache, comes along in wave after wave. If it were not for the Lord, inevitably I would be overtaken. A friend posted an excerpt from a book recently, and I found myself reminded once again: “Give up the illusion that you deserve a problem-free life. Part of you is still hungering for the resolution of all difficulties. This is a false hope!” Jesus Calling, Sarah Young “Beloved friends, if life gets extremely difficult, with many tests, don’t be bewildered as though something strange were overwhelming you.” 1 Peter 4:12 TPT Well, Peter, I am bewildered when I encounter difficulties...
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