I was recently asked to give my first ‘preach’ in my churches monthly ladies meeting. Apart from feeling absolutely terrified I was also strangely excited. Excited about the challenge of asking God to give me a message and me actually being able to hear what he had to say to me.
Four days before I was to speak I had nothing, so I pleaded with God, I shut myself away and got my laptop out and listened. And I realised I’d been to busy, too noisy, to hear Him. In the quiet I tuned into his voice, I gave Him my full attention, and heard Him speak to me like I never had before. During this time I felt really close to God, my quiet time was so loud, I loved every minute of it.
After giving my message, the response I had was amazing, so positive. God used ME to speak to people, the feeling was wonderful.
The next day when I woke up I felt incredible, but at the same time lost. I no longer NEEDED to hear something specific from God, and so I lost my focus. So the idea for this blog was born, a place for me to share my thoughts, my stories, my life. And a place to share anything that God gives me to share. A place to share my heart, a place to share His heart.
So here goes ….