Tag Archives: Trust

Choosing to Believe

You asked, ‘Who is this that obscures my plans without knowledge?’     Surely I spoke of things I did not understand,     things too wonderful for me to know. Job 42:3 (NIV) Earlier in our walk through the book of Job I … Continue reading

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Job’s Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

One day when Job’s sons and daughters were feasting and drinking wine at the oldest brother’s house, a messenger came to Job and said, “The oxen were plowing and the donkeys were grazing nearby, and the Sabeans attacked and made off with them. They put … Continue reading

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“I’ve Got This”

“Who of you by worrying can add a single hour to your life? Since you cannot do this very little thing, why do you worry about the rest?” Luke 12:25-26 (NIV) I am up early after a fitful night’s sleep. … Continue reading

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Counselors and Confidants

Ahithophel was the king’s counselor. Hushai the Arkite was the king’s confidant. 1 Chronicles 27:33 (NIV) Along life’s journey I have had many counselors. Many were trained professionals and I paid for their services. Many were personal friends or relatives with wisdom … Continue reading

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Timing is Everything

Then David and all the men with him took hold of their clothes and tore them. They mourned and wept and fasted till evening for Saul and his son Jonathan, and for the army of the Lord and for the … Continue reading

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Refuge Amidst Rough Stretches of Life’s Path

The Lord is good,     a strong refuge when trouble comes.     He is close to those who trust in him. Nahum 1:7 (NLT) Life’s journey takes each one of us through many different emotional terrains. Mountaintop passes offer breathtaking vistas. They are wonderful … Continue reading

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Living in the Mystery

Trust in the Lord with all your heart;     do not depend on your own understanding. Seek his will in all you do,     and he will show you which path to take. Proverbs 3:5-6 (NLT) I ran into a … Continue reading

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