You are not reading to tick a box or to fulfill some Christian duty. You read the Bible to be transformed.
Maybe today you can make the decision not to just exist somewhere but to start the process of loving and living in it once again.
Think about it… if you want to find something good, chances are you are going to have to dig for it!
Whose responsibility is it to fill up your tank?
When Jonah was in the will of God, he could hear clearly the whisper of God, but outside of the will of God he couldn't even hear God's shout.
With tears in his eyes he says to me, "Do you think that there is even a chance that I will ever see my son, again?"
There is not a combination of "right" words you can say to make God hear you any more than he already does.
Only when we have faith, do we truly fulfill the law.
He walked away from God. He lacked faith. He slept with another man's wife, and he killed a man!
It is so easy to search for the easy path to success, but often the easy paths simply lead to wandering and don't call us to higher ground.