Dating daily devotional
Sometimes time goes slowly and we are waiting patiently for God. I know for myself when I’m busy I need God by my side more than ever.It is in these moments I reach to prayers called “aspirations to Our Lord”. But inasmuch as sin never gave you what it promised to bestow but deluded you with lies, do not be snared by the old fowler: Be free, and let the memory of your enslavement prevent you from entering the net again! If so, go back to your old drudgery, and wear the chain again, if it delights you.
Whether we are young or old, rich or poor, time is a gift we are all searching for. Transgression destroys peace of mind, obscures fellowship with Jesus, hinders prayer, brings darkness over the soul; therefore do not be the serf and slave of sin. and holding him up to contempt." Can you bear that thought? When you have already been between the jaws of the lion, will you step a second time into his den? Did he not poison all your veins once, and will you play at the cobra's den and put your hand in the dragon's lair a second time? It is contrary to the designs of eternal love, which are all focused on your purity and holiness; therefore do not run counter to the purposes of your Lord. Christians can never sin cheaply; they pay a heavy price for iniquity.I think this particular aspiration is special because it helps us to trust God more in hard times.Whenever I have a moment of pain or of being unsure, I pray this prayer.