No More Drudgery

 

 

 

 

I once had a relationship with God based on my behavior and performance… oh the drudgery.

In recent days, I’ve discovered that my behavior never mattered to Him, it was never a factor in our relationship, at least on His end.

What drudgery, what lostness, what misery, what darkness and what a waste of time and effort I was engaged in.

Oh so grateful to be free from the self-inflicting, self condemning, judgmental and pompous BS…

I count all thing but loss for the excellency, the intimacy and the dance of life now available in union with Christ.

I’m mesmerized! I’m Loved without my even lifting a pinky!  How sweet it is!

No more drudgery! Be loved today!


Lloyd Clark
 is an entrepreneur, a former pastor, and writer. He is passionate about being loved by our Heavenly Father and revealing that same love to everyone he meets. He and his wife Mary have 5 children and 7 grandchildren and live in North Carolina.

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