A recent preparation for a talk at our Wild At Heart taster evening led me on a verse chase through the Thompson Chain reference Bible for students and under the heading: 'Forsaking God' led me to Hosea 2:5.
I started the scriptural journey reflecting on how we are made...
15 or so years ago someone gave me a word for my life - at a time during a devotional moment where we, as counselling students, were being blessed to be released into whatever was next for us. I was sitting working hard at thinking holy, devoted thoughts.
Digging your own well and then filling it with a whole lot of stuff that looks like water-for-the-soul (but was never designed to be) feels good at the time but it never satisfies and it runs dry quickly.