“Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.” Philipians 4:6-7
We tend to doubt that He desires the best for us in our human lives, and we do not believe that His plans are superior to ours most of the time. We wrestle with Him, wanting what we want and hoping that He plays it our way.
His way is best, but sometimes it is a bumpy flight. Gratitude toward Him for whatever the outcome is key. Trust that He loves you and live in gratitude for whatever rolls your way. That is Faith. He will handle things.
As many of you know, I spent the last five weeks in a worst-case world. It involved several of my emotions, and those at the maximum level of performance. Anger, fear and love were all at the boiling point. It was truly terrible.. Sometimes I could only shiver, my whole body literally shaking in these small amplitude tremors, from my neck to my toes.
That is odd, actually. Have you ever experienced that?
But something wonderful happened. Continue reading “Faith, Baby!”