“Linger” as a word for 2017 was a complete surprise, but so serendipitous.
A new friend used the word, and it struck me immediately. Another friend wrote a book and used the word as a synonym for her main point. And I realized that my husband often invited me to set aside my busy schedule and linger with him.
Then God said, “Judy, I love to be with you. I’m grateful for your faithful work and service for others—and for Me. But I really want you to slow down, to take time…to linger with Me.”
So I said “yes.”
It’s been a great word, applied sometimes richly, sometime haphazardly.
When I have lingered, I’ve heard God tell me sweet somethings: Continue Reading