What is preventing you from possessing that relationship you desire? Consider the reason (it is not a person) and ask the Lord to reveal to you specifics if need be. Whatever is restraining you from loving boldly, expressing authentic joy, settling into peace, exercising patience, extending kindness, revealing goodness, possessing full throttle faith, displaying gentleness, and maintaining self-control (Galatians 6:22-23) is a stronghold in your life. I am not talking about days here and there of unfruitfulness. What I am describing is a season or seasons of works of the flesh (Galatians 6:19-21). Remember, idolatry is ANYTHING you raise up to a place reserved exclusively for God…
~~~If you would like to read more of this devotional or others like it, they are located in my book A Devotional on Faith, Hope, and Love by Amanda Seipel. This book can be purchased on Amazon. I am blessed to serve you!~~~
Praise you Lord! Our obstacle is reduced to nothing because you are our God! Our salvation comes quickly because we trust You! Restore our relationships as we bow our hearts to You!