When I hear about people “getting it”, I just want to throw a party. When I say “getting it”, I mean learning how to take Jesus and make Him a part of their life….not just read about Him. It is one thing to believe in Him and another to LIVE for Him. This week, I heard a story that made me laugh out loud and smile for several days. I just have to write about it.
Last weekend I met some new, amazing women. One lady, whose name was Amy, was sharing a little bit about her story and her family. We chatted about the challenges of being a mom and all the other roles we have as women. It was a women’s retreat, so of course we talked about being women. During one of the sessions I was leading, I told one of my stories about raising Morgan and Landon. I talked about how if the girls were in a grumpy mood when they got home from school, I would make them go back outside and shake the devil off their back. I told them they were letting satan piggyback and I used the verse in Genesis 4:7 as backup. It says, “But if you do not do what is right, sin is crouching at your door; it desires to have you, but you must rule over it.”
So, on Thursday, I received an email from Amy with a story to share about her son, Tayton. I immediately emailed her back and asked for permission to share on my blog. It is TOO GOOD to not share. Here is the story: