"Unless the Lord builds the house, the builders labor in vain.
Unless the Lord watches over the city, the guards stand watch in vain."
~Psalm 127:1

December 10, 2013

Relationship: Advent Dec. 10

"Oh, that their hearts would be inclined to fear me and keep all my commands always, so that it might go well with them and their children forever!"  Deuteronomy 5: 29

God calls for our hearts.  He yearns for our love to be turned toward Him.  He longs for relationship.

When God gave the Israelites the Law, He was calling them, He was naming them as His own.  As His bride.

Jesus came.  He died to remind us of that covenant of love.
"Jesus, the Love who doesn't just die the death we deserved to die;  He lives the love we've desired to live" (The Greatest Gift pg.92)
Today, I saw His love in this:

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