Spending time with the Lord becomes so difficult when we become busy. I personally, find that I see more of my weaknesses when I am busy, and remember just how fragile I am without God's grace and mercy. When we neglect God, we are unknowingly isolating ourselves from our greatest source of love, power, and encouragement. However, when we hold ourselves accountable, we don't let busyness deter our growing relationship with the Lord. Accountability is key to overcoming busyness for the sake of our spiritual growth. Here are 3 easy ways to hold yourself more accountable to spending time with the Lord.
Scripture is so important to our lives. The Bible says “For the word of God is alive and active. Sharper than any double-edged sword” (Hebrews 4:12 NIV) When we neglect to read, memorize, and meditate on scripture, we are leaving ourselves vulnerable when the enemy launches his attack. It's the word of God that strengthens our spirit, tears down lies, and breaks strongholds. That is why it is important to saturate yourself with the word even when life gets busy. Here’s 4 tips for adding more scripture into your busy life.
Being in Korea has really allowed me to gain a new perspective on this verse. Korea isn't my permanent home. I'm just a sojourner, making Korea my temporary dwelling. In the same way, as Christians, this earth is not our final home. So how do we not conform to this world? Check out my guest post 5 Practical Ways to Not Conform to this World on JoyPursued.com.
Sharing Christ as an introvert can be very difficult. We often don't like to step out of our comfort zone for others. However, if we boast in our weakness and take on God's strength, we can boldly share Christ with others. Read on to find out practical ways about how to share Christ as an introverted Christian.