Have you ever experienced a “hurt tornado”? I appreciate this blog from fellow blogger Jenni – as she is spot on about how the hurts in our hearts can Steal Jesus from our lives. A great reminder to clear the emotional clutter for a straight pathway to our Lord’s door.
It happens when my emotions are high in a frustrated, hurt tornado, when my husband and I are arguing. It happens when fear is launched in full force at me, when the doctor says “it’s an incurable disease.” It happens when I don’t know, or feel uncertain, or can’t see what I need to in order to decide. When stress becomes the lord of my emotions, my emotions have the ability to steal Jesus from me.
Scripture has made it very clear that Jesus is the Prince of Peace (Isaiah 9:6). When I receive Jesus as Savior and acknowledge Him as the Lord of my life, I receive the Prince of Peace’s Peace.
John 14:27 (AMP)
27 Peace I leave with you; My [own] peace I now give and bequeath to you. Not as the world gives do I give to you. Do not let your hearts be troubled, neither…
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