This is Dana’s third “Letter to God”. What a privilege to read these intimate letters to God. I am blessed that she is willing to share these with me, and allow them to be on the blog. Here is her first letter and her second letter.
Lord, I woke up this morning really tired, but in good spirits and ready to embrace the day. My days have been pretty normal, but as its gone on I’ve seemed to “loose steam” so to speak. I have had a loss of energy, I can’t concentrate and for lack of a better phrase, I have no spirit in my soul. Normally by now I’ve written my letter to You and prayed to You, but I’ve justified putting it off as “it’s okay to skip a day”. But as I was lying there in a funk, it occurred to me, maybe my lack of energy is in direct relation to the fact that I haven’t taken any time to connect with my Maker. I haven’t set aside any time to glorify my God or thank You in any way. But as I’ve learned, my life can’t bear fruit without Your help. Which reminds me of that very common sign outside of restaurants and stores that reads “No Shoes, No Shirt, No Service”. So it hits me Lord Jesus that the same applies to You – “No Prayer, No Praise, No Progress”. Continue reading