What does my identity rest upon?

Last year was a big growth year for God and me.  YAY GOD!

One incredible encounter I had, that I feel Him calling me to share, happened about a year ago at a conference I attended.  The speaker asked if anyone who had a hard time identifying God as Father could please stand up.  Now, this would not be the first time I have stood up in response to this issue, and honestly I was a little sick of standing because of it!  “What, not again God … I thought this was a done deal … haven’t I stood up for this one before?!”  But alas, my heart continued to be stirred!

So I stood!  It was scary.  I felt extremely vulnerable.  I felt naked, alone, like a child about to be punished. Continue reading