My response was simply "I want to speak to God face to face as a friend, the way Moses did". Not realizing how rare this was, I was not expecting the laughter that ensued next. It really took me by surprise!
The truth of the matter is, regardless if we are pressing hard against the second coming or not, we are in the midst of a spiritual war where if not already then very soon, we, our loved ones, and those around us will be involved in an onslaught of attacks by the enemy on a daily basis, and we will be made to care. Better awake, sober, and ready than asleep and unaware.
Before that day, you had never met. After that day, you could think of no one else!
When I was in my early twenties, I lived in Papillion, Nebraska. Sitting with a friend on the front steps of my apartment building one day, I remember the conversation we were having about heaven. “Seriously”, I pondered aloud, “what are we going to do in heaven”? Having believed I was a Christian since I … Continue reading Desperate for You