Zephaniah 3:17 reminds us that God is musical and He rejoices and sings over you. - -
The LORD your God in the midst of you is mighty; he will save, he will rejoice over you with joy; he will quiet you with his love, he will rejoice over you with singing.
Friday, June 6, 2014
Soft Squishy Foot Steps
The soft sand was like a huge
wet sponge that sank into oblivion with each step.
These thoughts came to me as
I walked across a section in our home, what we call our conversation area.
I had forgotten all about it,
but my husband, Robert reminded me that several years ago, we had a broken pipe under
our kitchen sink, and until we realized what was happening, our kitchen and
conversation area was flooded with several inches of water.
The insurance company sent
out a restoration man with huge fans that were supposed to dry up the wood
under the carpet that was pulled back in certain regions.Then after a day or two the repair person
said we were fine.That all happened a
number of years ago!
Recently as I step from the
kitchen through the conversation area, I feel a squish squish and it was like
stepping on a wet sponge.
Robert says, “It looks like
we are in for some major replacement of floors soon.”
As I though about this, it
reminded me of little habits and sins that we allow to enter or even flood our
lives, then we forget all about it until much later.
Later comes when we do not
expect it, and those things we thought were swept under the rug come out to
However I am thankful for the
Forgiveness of God, and that he will not bring up those things from the
past.We might remember, but he does
If something needs repairing
– something that we put off and now decide it must be dealt with, it is time to
do just that.
So dear readers, “May our
steps always be planted on the solid rock and not on squishy sand.”