CONFUSED? WEARY? Our Great Chief and Captain will give rest.
It is when we take matters in our own hands that we find ourselves rushing down paths that lead to no good and we find ourselves exhausted beyond hope.
But there is hope, warrior, Creator Yahweh will shine his Light on the right path if we will stand and wait for His direction. Listen for his whispered voice saying, “This is the way, walk in it.”
LETTIE COWMAN, in her popular devotional Streams in the Desert, tells a story of an eagle who was mortally wounded by a rifle shot.
She says, “With his eyes still gleaming like small circles of light, he slowly turned his head giving one last searching and longing look toward the sky….
Words hold the power of life and death!
An amazing thing! That our Creator rejoices over us!
We will never completely figure out our Creator and Redeemer.
Even in eternity we will constantly observe new aspects of his character that will astound and mystify and fill us with wonder. What an amazing LORD we serve!
Ravi Zacharias tells a story of an older man who asked him when he was young, “Do you know what you are doing now?”
Ravi thought it was some kind of trick question.
“THE GOOD NEWS is that even though we walk through this valley of death, we don’t have to fear, at least not for ourselves!
“Unfortunately, there is no way to skip over the valley altogether, we must face death and the evidence of evil all around us. But there will come a day… And what a day that will be!” ….
Look on the good things Creator Redeemer has accomplished in your life!
“Writing is a spiritual practice…
…a way of letting go of one world and discovering another.”
–Ted Dekker (From interview with Annie F Downs)