Triumph! Now we’re getting somewhere. Who doesn’t love the big triumphant finish? Everyone loves to see the answer to their prayers—especially when the answer has been a long time in coming. Long awaited victories are defining moments for all of us.
Previously, we’ve looked at the opportunities to lean into God’s heart during times of both suffering and waiting. But when He bids us to take up our cross and follow Him, or when He asks us to watch and wait with Him, we don’t do these things merely because we think this ishow we will eventually come out to a place of victory. We are drawn to share every part of life with Him because of avictory that has already been won. I believe thekey to living in a place of intimate trust is found when we learn to rest in this most amazing of all realities.
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