Heather has a keen awareness and sensitivity to what is going on in the church in our present times, and she did a great job here of addressing those issues, and of presenting the truth, and in sharing with us some practical steps we can take in our own lives to make certain we do not end up following after broken cisterns, too.
Thanks to the flu (which I have so far evaded) hitting my home, I’ve little time to engage on social media this week. So here’s an oldie from 2014 that I needed to re-read today! ❤
Be appalled, O heavens, at this; be shocked, be utterly desolate, declares the LORD, for my people have committed two evils: they have forsaken me, the fountain of living waters, and hewed out cisterns for themselves, broken cisterns that can hold no water.
We do not like to hear difficult news. It isn’t much fun, I have to admit, especially when said news involves an uncomfortably close look at my own behavior. My pride doesn’t enjoy the buffeting that comes from a confrontation of my sin.
However, the longer I have walked with God, the more I see the absolute necessity of these moments. If I cannot humbly ask God to search…
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