When you’re in a season of “wait,” (waiting on God to answer a prayer in your life), the cliche sayings we use with one another, just really stink!
Things like, “God is just strengthening you during this wait,” or “God is answering, you just have to look harder for the answer,”
While the people who share these sayings, are well intentioned and sweet, the sayings themselves don’t make us feel better. In fact, in certain situations, hearing these sayings only frustrates us more!
This Study is a product of a time of wait in my own life, that came about because I had hit rock bottom! I was done with waiting on God, and frustrated by our culture’s answers, so I turned to scripture.
And I didn’t just read the Bible, I QUESTIONED God about His word.
After every verse I read, I said, “Lord, You say this _____, BUT …”
I got real and let Him know how those verses made me feel, at first, and what I believed they were saying, then I prayed and begged Him to show me His truth.
This was without a doubt one of the most eye-opening and special experiences of my life. It became so impactful that I had to share some of it with you, and so … come back tomorrow for Day of one “Raw Prayer for REAL Life”