This is the second thing we need to bear in mind. I want to let go worry and control and trust God. God hasn't promised us a rose garden. God works on a different timetable than our minds comprehend. Am I in this mess, whether in part or in whole, because of my own sin? He will never leave or forsake His people; His plans are to prosper, not to harm them Jer 29:11. He had worked hard at the work God had called him to do and now he was tired. Grace and peace my brother.
I know how to love and appreciate him, I know how to accept and love myself with all my flaws. I felt like Jacob when he wrestled with God — I could not quit praying. We can stay solvent for a few months longer by trimming some discretionary costs, such as staff salaries and giving to missions. And are we even sure we want to? This is the blessed comfort of the Holy Spirit, who indwells every born again Believer. Cole, 2009, All Rights Reserved.
I am thankful for the reminder of the promises that God has made, and I will stand on them throughout this journey. Even in the darkest moments when you don't feel His presence and think you will never smile again, pray anyway because He is there. . Principle 2: We must quiet our lives so that we can discover and savor the quiet undercurrents of joy. It has proved to be a timely book for me.
And the longer you wait, and the longer you keep from making this final decision, the more years you are going to lose in this life in being able to produce any real lasting fruit in the Lord. Bless you servant of our Lord Jehovah God. Second, as the Lord leads and provides, would you consider giving faithfully and regularly to the need? I struggle to see God in all of this. Dear Friends, — We can trust Him! How can I be thankful and trust God at a time like this? God also has good plans for His children! Joni Earekson Tada — became a quadriplegic from a diving accident at the age of 17. Rose - August 19, 2018 at 9:27 am God trasformed my mind the way i think about you. I will bold these key words for you, and then summarize them at the end of these verses so you can see the incredible benefits and blessings you can have if you are willing to fully trust this awesome God of ours.
Want to Stay Strong Through This Trial? I have had severe issues with trust, with believing God would do anything for me. Ezinne - May 17, 2012 at 8:21 am ooh!! May the name of the God of Jacob protect you! He loves you more than you'll ever know. He wants to bless us with increase, because His nature is to care and bestow divine favor on us. Wendelin- I want to personally thank you for taking the time to share the God given gifts Jesus has provided to you. It is in those times that through our faith we trust that God must have a plan, that there must be a greater purpose to our suffering.
I do not need to figure everything out. So if I made some mistakes, back off! All these things are biblical. The Lord can do that! It threw a wrench into our relationships with one another. I can relate to everything on this page. God told Noah to build an ark.
I know that God is still good in spite of the circumstances. I called on Him to act out of His love and goodness and power. We treasure you too and the great work you do through The Romantic Vineyard. There are probably many reasons why trusting is difficult. It separated us from our Creator and our true nature. And do not set your heart on what you will eat or drink; do not worry about it.
To sum up my points; to err is human to forgive is divine, God is divine. May God give you blessings. He is strong and He is loving. Father sent His Spirit to help, teach, strengthen, etc. Heal me my God so i can hear you. And there have been times when I didn't understand how God could allow me to go through some of the things I've been through.
Ronald - November 27, 2017 at 7:52 am I trust in the Lord but I have a problem with that question. There was a time in my life when I only knew how to talk about God, but now I know Him. God knows if you are struggling. These foes are many in number and they hate David with violence v. We tend to have very little joy on a daily basis.
These are nourishment and hope during the most difficult times. I have escaped so much that i probably should have suffered tho. He reveals His truth to those who fear Him v. I later figured out it was me dying to myself. To my shock and horror, my two-month-old granddaughter, Shayla, was in a near coma and her prognosis was grim.