Dessert First!

Dessert First – Fill up on His Word!

Ever find yourself in those times when your plate has become so full it seems you’ve pushed God off the plate completely? I have found myself in that predicament far too often! How about a different approach? How about dessert first?

The thing is, when I put my relationship with God on the plate of life with everything else – I don’t really PUSH Him off to the side….I scooch Him off inch by precious inch – that slow fade effect Casting Crowns sings about.  And here’s what happens:

I find myself awake in the wee hours of the morning; thinking of the many things on the “TO DO” List! Job responsibilities:  unrealistic deadlines, short-staffed, you name it….. add in financial obligations:  auto repairs, home repairs, a multitude of unexpected expenses…out of town guests: a blessing for certain, yet stressful…family illnesses…the list goes on and on… Continue reading