Sometimes, it is necessity,
sometimes, it’s simply about me.
But life will try to steal my time,
negate my will and fill my mind.
To rob You of my treasure place,
where I behold Your precious face.
To leave me broken laid to waste,
Your presence practically erased.
Then in Your mercy You reach down,
and turn my thought-life back around.
Til I see You, as You see me,
in union of intimacy.
Sometimes, it’s been necessity,
sometimes, it simply has been ME.
When I was a little girl, we lived beside the railroad tracks. I have some small bits of black gravel in my knee from a fall, to this day. I loved watching the trains, and hearing them rumble by while in bed. It still is a comforting sound. In my Christian walk, there have been times when the Lord has shown me, that I have gotten “off track.” Not that I’ve walked away, but gone off track. My response depends on the state of my heart. I’d like to say I always quickly say, ‘get me back on track Lord.’ Sadly that is not always the case. Here of late I’ve heard the Government speak of re-vamping our nations tracks, so they can be safe, in preparation of using them more in the future. I get excited when I hear that! Partly because of my love of the railway, and partly because I know what happens in the natural, mirror’s the Spirit realm. I pray those of us who have gotten ‘off track’, in our devotion, will yield to the Lord, and allow Him to set us ‘on track’, for that which is coming…