As she threw Aniesi her shoe again, captivated by her childlike playfulness,
a thought struck her gently but profoundly: as long as I do this first, after my
quiet time but before the rest of my to-do’s, she is so much better as far as
behavior. She goes the distance with me while I’m on the record
Thanks for joining us for Wednesday’s Word with Kim-Evinda and Trench
Classes United for a simple but significant spiritual truth.
She smiled as she watched her fur baby run back and forth and back and
forth again, dropping the shoe at her feet with the hope and anticipation of
it being thrown again. And with each throw, a simple but significant spiritual
truth surfaced from her soul, causing her to smile with recognition: God
waits for us, in anticipation, to greet Him each morning and begin our day
with Him so as not to do life without Him. And when we do this, the days
just go better.
Experiencing this with her inner being was another solidifier of this Biblical
A word study on the word resolve that she had done years prior sealed this
truth. The root word reso means to partner with The Holy Spirit. In other
words, we don’t have to do live without Him, not one day of it, not one
circumstance, not one challenge or trial. We just need to remember Who
our ever-present partner is, He who is greater, our Creator, who says that
He sent His Spirit to be our partner, to guide us, comfort us, laugh with us,
cry with us and just love us to and through this journey of life.
When we live this truth, seeking Him because we know with our inner being
that He is present, no matter what is going wrong, we are able to trust He
will make it all right.
Friend, it’s hard to put into words the simple significance of this spiritual
principle so may I encourage you to just try it – invite Him into your day,
each day – and experience with your inner being Him in your outer world.