When God decides to make changes in your life it can mean great things are getting ready to occur even though you may not be feeling so great. You just have to move your I feel-ism feelings out-of-the-way and trust in Him to take care of your needs. Most of us are familiar with the famous bible scripture, “God will never leave you nor forsake you.” When you feel like your life’s comfort zone are changing call on the name of the LORD. He is a strong tower; the righteous run to it and are safe.” Proverbs 18:10.
Being in the dark about what’s happening to you is no fun at all, that’s why God’s wants you to see things from His perspective. His 20/20 visions keeps your mind eye’s from your blind spot, and helps you to feel strong and courageous. Deuteronomy 3 1:6, Do not be afraid or terrified because of change for the LORD your God is with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you.
I still recall as if it were yesterday a major change in Sophia’s life. She had a drug problem so bad that her drug habit came before everything in her life. She stop caring about everything. She lost everything also: her children, her house, her morals, and her job… The only thing she had going for her was her belief in God, And if it wasn’t for her faith in God she would not had been able to overcome her drug addiction. Many of us know without faith it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to him must believe that He exists and that He rewards those who earnestly seek him.” Hebrews 11:6
Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight.” Proverb 3:5 then you will be ready when the storms come into your life. A storm is nothing more than a blessing waiting to manifest in your life. A tree that’s planted by the water grows continually. Trees planted near water still go through stormy weather. Storms are God’s way of cleaning out your spiritual closet from all that emotional baggage that’s weighing you down.
When God’s ready to promote you some major life changes may have to be made. O’God Create in me a clean heart, and make me into the person you want me to be. Of course, you may be comfortable with the way things are in your life, or may be your ready for a change. What ever your feelings are…don’t allow the three D’s, disappointment, depression, and discouragement to get you down. You can attempt to drag your feet, stand still, whine, and complain all you want, but God will still change you. Change is Inevitable! You may not want to go back to the way it use to be!
It could be a change in career move that has been weighing you down, or a change in a destructive relationship. You can look at it as a loss, or as if you’re in between your blessings”, for what God is getting ready to do in your life. You have to know and believe that God has already prepared you for this new change…. “He has prepared a table in the presence of your enemy’s and has anointed your head with oil.” In other words your already emotionally prepared to weather this storm. You just have to trust in God and start exercising your faith muscle. You don’t have to rely on your own understanding. You can depend on God to see you through. Change can be great, but change is never easy. You fight to hold on, or you fight to let go… Continue reading
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Wonderful Day to Ask God to Impart His Wisdom Into Your Life so that you will
become the man, or women he wants you to be!
Looking back over the year, I often ask myself the question where would I be if I did not have faith in God? Some of my own family members believe it’s my excuse to depend on an abstract deity, so that I will not have to take full responsibility for my own thoughts and behaviors. No it’s not that for me. It’s my choice to serve God. Serving God Is not about blaming ones thoughts and behaviors on God. It’s about me having a strong desire to be the woman God’s wants me to be.
God says, “ He does wants us to cast all of our cares onto him.” Jesus says “For my yoke is easy and my burden light”~Matthews 11:30, Some people may not agree with this, and think that serving God is a facade to hide all the things one may doing wrong. It’s a God given gift, to be able to interact with him on a daily basis. To be able to go to God with in your own minds eye, and heart is a miracle in it itself. I don’t think to many people willingly refuse to engage their imagination about the concept God even if they decide not to believe in him, or his words.
I rather be made fun of, mocked, called foolish, and crazy, than to give up my belief in God. Again, I know where I would be without him. I am not perfect, but God is. “ Oh how much do we lose by not educating our imagination to dwell upon divine Godly things…?”
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