Tag: Walking With Jesus

(Week 10) Why Have I Been Struggling…?

In these last few weeks, the silences and struggles to connect with Jesus continued. I knew that I was to keep showing up, keep inviting, and keep waiting. But this morning, I had to ask Jesus, “Why have I been struggling to find a… Continue Reading “(Week 10) Why Have I Been Struggling…?”

(Week 9) What Would You Want Me to Write?

On this particular morning I was feeling more peaceful, so I invited Jesus to walk with me for the second time this week. As usual, I sensed that wonderful feeling of overwhelming holiness in his presence. Aware of my struggles with the silence during… Continue Reading “(Week 9) What Would You Want Me to Write?”

(Week 8) …

As I began this week’s walk with Jesus, I could sense I was struggling right from the start. Part of my struggle was that I hadn’t slowed my spirit enough to settle in and listen. I also sensed that I was pushing for words… Continue Reading “(Week 8) …”

(Week 7) How Would You Have Me Be More Like You?

The seventh time I invited Jesus to walk with me, I felt no need to pause but immediately asked him, “How would you have me be more like you in this world?” Then I rambled on with additional questions to clarify what I was… Continue Reading “(Week 7) How Would You Have Me Be More Like You?”

(Week 6) What Did You Do When You Were Burdened?

It was a gloomy, gray morning and my heart was feeling the same. Walking drearily in the sprinkling rain, I asked Jesus, “What did you do when your heart was burdened?” At first I was reminded that Jesus did what all of us do,… Continue Reading “(Week 6) What Did You Do When You Were Burdened?”

(Week 5) What Is Your Favorite Part of Creation?

Jim and I were up extra early this morning, so I had the opportunity to watch the sunrise. I invited Jesus to join me as I hurriedly walked to the open field for the best view. Once there, I stood reverently before the breaking… Continue Reading “(Week 5) What Is Your Favorite Part of Creation?”

(Week 4) Do You See the World Differently Than I Do?

As I began this week’s walk with Jesus, I couldn’t immediately sense his presence and so- this may have looked strange- I reached out for his hand. The idea of his touch brought back that feeling of deep connection. I was content to simply… Continue Reading “(Week 4) Do You See the World Differently Than I Do?”

(Week 3) Why Do I Cry…?

On this my third week, when I invited Jesus to join me on my walk, my eyes immediately filled with tears again- even more than before. I tried to just quietly remain in his presence, but the obvious question was right there: “Jesus, why… Continue Reading “(Week 3) Why Do I Cry…?”

(Week 2) Am I Walking Too Fast?

Today was my second day to turn off my podcast and invite Jesus to join me on my morning walk. My eyes once again filled with tears as I envisioned his presence walking quietly next to me. I wonder why I get emotional, but… Continue Reading “(Week 2) Am I Walking Too Fast?”

(Week 1) What am I missing?

(One day each week as I take my morning walk, I am inviting Jesus to walk along with me, then asking him a question that comes to mind. If you haven’t already done so, I encourage you to take a few moments to read… Continue Reading “(Week 1) What am I missing?”