To wait on the Lord is to rest in the confident assurance that, regardless of the details or difficulties we face in this life, God never leaves us without a sure defense. God wants us to put Him first in our lives. Daniel trusted God, and the hungry lions could not touch him. Sometimes trusting Jesus means making changes in our lives. If God is ready to see your dreams come to fruition and if they truly are His best for your life, it is going to take your obedience and trust in order for Him to see them through. When the world sees a gap between our words and reality, our testimony for Jesus Christ is tarnished.
We should not spend our time doing nothing; rather, we should continue to do the work He has given us to do. Like doing one hundred on motorcycle into 90 degree blind turn No , not miracles, but, wow! This post is exactly what I need to hear today. He had damaged my property, my car. I blame myself because my lack of action to a situation has made things worse for everyone else. Look forward to your response. It does not mean carelessness or indifference. Photo Credit: What does trusting God really mean? Other times we act, and then acknowledge God by asking him to bless our action.
He wants to be known and wants us to trust Him, so He can direct our path. It happens that the lad — whose name is Daniel — meets an old man, Mr. He is the most trustworthy being we could ever find, truly an anchor for our souls. We must permit God to direct our efforts and command our efforts. The man who prays for a bountiful harvest but prepares no ground and plants no seed will pray in vain. It can be anger, lying, cheating, gossiping, etc. Question: What does it mean to wait on the Lord? Oversight means that he directs the course of affairs.
Throughout the Bible we are exhorted again and again to trust in the Lord. I pray that your ministry will be blessed and you will do that which God has called you to do to empower Christians to be the best version of themselves. I was excited when I hit 12,000. Kara thank you for responding in such a compassionate way. Trust can always say, Not my will, but thine, be done. The officer was in his early twenties.
After all, He has been here for quite a while longer than me, and that means He surely knows how things work a lot better than I do. Surrender yourself and all of your troubles to God. I recently started my own blog Light in the Darkness and wrote an article on the same topic of trusting God in difficult moments, however today I found myself needing some encouragement as we all do from time to time and discovered your article. I want to trust God with all my heart. In the midst of the storm his attention was attracted to some Moravians who sat calm and undisturbed by the dangers about them. We belong to a wonderful church and have joined in community groups and truly feel the outpouring of love and concern from them.
Even in the relationship, I did all the pursuing and they did absolutely nothing. Christians are called believers, but many times, we are more like unbelieving believers. After years of Bible Study, I lack maturity in trusting God. Trust in a power greater than ourselves gives us the resilience and courage to rebuild. It really gave me a better understanding how to develop trust in God. How long do you think that relationship would last? Just to let things go and say, Oh, I guess it will come out all right, is not trusting. Divorced and in a cave for last 15 years.
You come to a place where the blessings of God — His righteousness, peace and joy — overflow in your life. Im embarrassed and ashamed even to write this. Then Joseph reveals his true identity. So remember, you are beautiful despite your circumstance! We just have to trust Him and wait for him to bring it together. We want things to be done in the way that seems best to our finite wisdom.
I just needed to get inspired with your words Dave. My text tonight is somewhat unusual when you think about trusting God. You have always been an inspiration to me! It is safe to trust in the Lord. We need to lean on Him for help with everything in our lives. We can have chemical imbalances in our minds.