Monday, March 18, 2013
The Refueling Station
This morning at 3 am, I prayed God would help me get up at 6:00 and spend some time with Him. At 5:30, when I was awakened by sick kids again, I prayed God would help me get up at 6:00 and spend some time with Him.
6:15 am: "Dang, I'm late!"
But it's 6:26 and even though I'm late, I'm up and I'm spending time with Him.
Even though I know the babies are going to be in asking for breakfast any minute now. The boys are going to be up playing Legos®, and the girls are going to want to share the night's dreams, I'm spending time with Him.
6:28 am: Even though one baby just came in and said he has a tummy ache, I sent him back to bed because I'm spending time with Him.
6:29 am: Even though my husband just came back to bed and is on the phone calling in sick to work, I won't be distracted because I'm spending time with Him.
I must have this time. I haven't had it in days and my tank is running out and before I completely break down, I have to spend this time with Him!
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This article was featured in Issue #105 of The Christian Home Magazine.
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