Don’t you just LOVE it when God opens up a special opportunity? Something you could have never accomplished on your own? Join me today at Guideposts as I share the vision and story of Planting Roots: Strength to Thrive in Military Life, a new ministry for women associated with the military.
When the nations rage and the kingdoms totter, it is our great temptation to give into the rising tides of trouble.Yet in the middle of our mess, God commands us to be rather than to do. Be still and know is one simple choice that opens the door to God’s strength.
Isn’t it easy to grab hold of a verse and try to stick it onto our souls like a bandaid? As if one quick fix and the bleeding of our hearts will stop. Yet bandaids will not cure the troubles of our souls, any more than pulling a single verse out of context will fix our brokenness.Verses will never be bandaids, but believing opens our hearts for the power of God to strengthen and calm.
Sweet friend, are you relying on your own efforts or the approval of others to affirm your value? Has your heart run dry from trying to meet your needs with everything and anything but Christ, our true source of life? Join me today as I share a story of how God reminded me I was relying on my own efforts.