Friday, March 21, 2008

I Dunno...

When my alarm went off at 5:45 this morning, I was not a happy camper. You should probably feel sorry for my running partner...God bless her for putting up with me that early in the morning! It's been a long week. No major catastrophes...but lots of those tiny little irritations that just keep building and building until I feel like I just can't take anymore. The dogs incessant need to bark at everything this week, the phrase "mom, can I have something to eat?" uttered a bazillion times a day, two trips to the dentist, constant fighting and bickering amongst brothers, battling the will of a 2 year old, who topped it all off last night when we found he had eaten most of a corn dog...frozen! WHY!?! Anybody know what I'm talking about?

So, as I sat down at the computer, trying to think about what to say...I knew I needed to open up my Bible first. So...I flipped it open and guess where God sent me? Psalms 119:25-38. The ones that really jumped out at me were, v25 "I am completely discouraged - I lie in the dust. Revive me by your Word." v37 "Turn me away from wanting any other plan than yours. Revive my heart toward you" *big sigh* As I read those words, I knew that in my heart that was how I was feeling...I just couldn't put my finger on it until I read them. I need Him to revive me...again...I'm in constant need of it.

Then, I popped in my earphones and cranked up my lovable Sansa....and the song (above) by Newsboys came on...and it was perfect. I dunno...I dunno why my 2 year old thinks eating a frozen corn dog is delicious, I dunno. But, I do know, that His love really is better than life! :)


  1. Revive me by your Word.

    What an amazing truth. I have frozen corndog days too. I completely know how you feel.

  2. I am listening to that CD right now trying to get motivated to clean my kitchen.
    Thanks for sharing how God met you where you were.
    Kudos for getting up and running!

  3. Turn me away from wanting any other plan than Yours...


    Speaking in huge volumes! Thank you!

  4. Oh how cute, a frozen corndog! Unless you had to go to the dentist twice this week because it chipped his teeth! Yikes! Great song, by the way. I hadn't heard that one.


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