Apr 28, 2012
For too long I thought God must not exist. Or if He did, He must be irrelevent as I was not able to see Him in my life. Then He SHOWED me both His reality and His care... but the church I attended was a young upstart, where though they fervently studied and believed the Bible there were no Christians mature in their faith. That ended badly for everyone, particularly me. Again I thought God must not be the most important part of my life. Big mistake I regret so thoroughly I consider it right near the top of my long list of life mistakes.
God is sovereign. I ignored Him at my peril. He forgives us, but He also is just and their are consequences for the me lifestyle I chose. I'm praying now for a miracle.
For almost a year I gave myself all the credit for the weight I lost. More recently I've been more realistic in my assessment... For most of my adult life the only thing that happened when I thought "diet" was I got hungrier and ate more. I can't take credit for the change. If I hadn't lost the weight I'd be dead by now... I was that sick... or in the bed next to that other lady. I've lost count of the accidents and illnesses that nearly killed me... I'm definitely still here for a reason. I just hope it doesn't include homelessness.
Pray for me, please.