How’s your relationship?

I was told once to imagine your spiritual relationship as a best friend relationship.  If you treated your human best friend the way you treated your relationship with Christ, do you think that it would survive?

If I went days only talking a little to my best friend, and hurting her over and over, and then when I finally came around, just started asking her for HUGE favors because I had gotten in over my head … well, it seems like that would put a great strain on our relationship.

No matter what, relationships are not ever supposed to be one-sided.  None of them should be.

I think it’s amazing that no matter what; the Lord’s love is always unconditional. How awesome is that. That says a lot about how amazing he is. Unlike most relationships forgetting to talk & maintain a good friendship does not break the relationship with Jesus.

I do admit, that I am one whose relationship has not been completely consistent with Jesus & I know that it is not right. I’ve always had strong faith, but have not always been consistent with the way I practice my faith. For example; This past year, I had an amazing year. I was the happiest girl. I felt on top of the world. Life was beyond great. Looking back, I am regretful that I didn’t thank Jesus more for that feeling he gave me. Yet, it’s not till now that I notice that. Life is constantly a learning process. I learn from my past to improve my present and future.

Like most people, I turn to my faith when I am lost or when I want something. I am going to change that. I am working on making my relationship with Jesus my top priority all of the time.  How unfair would it be if I only asked my best friend for something & never actually thanked her or just talked to her.

In conclusion, today is another GREAT day. I just got back from Mass & I feel great. I have great faith that my spiritual life is going up hill from here and out.

God is great, oh yes He is. 


About average college girl with big dreams

Hi everyone reading my blog! My name is Lauren and this is my first blog ever. Lately, I've been reading lots of different blogs.. and it wasn't until today during my English class that I started my own blog as a requirement! :) I am excited and hopefully I stay committed to updating it. I am a young college student...experiencing the life. I try my best to do well in school, starting to workout daily and eat healthy well maintaining my social life! ;) I get a long with reading inspirational quotes and stories. Have fun & enjoy my blog!
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