What does it look like when Gods’ answer is a resounding YES?
When God is totally “in” something, there is success at every turn. And really — it comes easily. When I say easily, I don’t mean with lack of effort, but with lack of STRIVING and TOILING.
Psalm 127:1–2 says, “Unless the LORD builds the house, its’ builders labor in vain. Unless the LORD watches over the city, the watchmen stand guard in vain. In vain you rise early and stay up late, toiling for food to eat — for he grants sleep to those he loves.”
For a good portion of my early life I fantasized about writing books. When I was a child I did three things obsessively; read, write and draw. I’d write short stories loosely based on my life at the time but mostly on what I wished my life was.
The settings were always places I wanted so badly to see or run away to.
Places like Brazil, Spain and New York City. But not the New York City I spent every summer since birth visiting. Not the railroad apartment in Crown Heights with the unleveled floor my grandfather lived in. …
Sometime in late 2013 I felt a significant shift happening inside of me. There have of course, been innumerable moments throughout my life in which I’ve felt spiritual “shiftings” before, but this time it was different. It was insistent on being acknowledged, it gnawed at my thoughts and invaded my dreams. It spoke to me through some of my favorite things in the world; conversations with people, through movies, art, music, number sequences (more on this in another post, very soon) and through something I love to do; read.
I felt it around me all the time, like a warm…
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