"Now nothing is holding me back from You, Redeemer of my soul..."
Nothing held Jesus back from the cross. He shed His precious blood as a living sacrifice so that we may be reconciled to the Father because sin had separated us. Nothing holds Him back from loving, forgiving and sustaining us! NOTHING!
Now, nothing should hold us back from Him who redeemed our soul. The enemy no longer enslaves us because the veil has been torn and we now have full access to our Father. However, are we utilizing this privilege.
Unfortunately, distractions, passivity. busyness and matters of the heart has kept us astray. Yes, we do the "churchy" things, have bumper stickers declaring our religion, shiny crosses hanging from our necks and speak "christianeeze". We even do ministry!! However.......