Waiting and Trusting God

Everything was going along fine. No worries. Sure there were a few bumps in the road, but God and I had it all under control. God was taking care of the here and now. We were trusting Him for the future as well. The suddenly, everything changed.

It was like someone turned out the lights  The darkness was thick as mud. I couldn't see my hand in front of my face. When I turned to look behind me, it was like a cliff where someone had snatched the past out of my life. Even the ground under my feet seemed to be shifting like quicksand.

I called out for help but my words seemed to bounce off the darkness as in a canyon. There was no one around me. I reached out to find a friend or even just something solid to hang on to but there was nothing. My arms were flailing all about, but the more I moved the more the sinking ground sucked me into the abyss.

Then I hear a still small voice saying "Be still, be still". My mind knew that I needed to stop and get control, but my body refused to listen as arms and feet flew in every direction. I couldn't stop. I could only cry out for help that seemed to never come.


Have you ever felt like this? I imagine most of us have at one time or another. I recently found myself fighting extreme pain from Fibromyalgia and Rheumatoid Arthritis.

God has been helping me keep my eyes on Him, but we have a ways to go. I'm still waiting for God to move on my behalf, but I am learning how to be still. I thought maybe some of you might want to join me in learning to Wait on God and Trust His Timing. Are you willing? Come and go with me. I would love the company.

        Day One : On Being Still
        Day Two : Suddenly Free
        Day Three : Lean on His Promises
        Day Four : Celebrate
        Day Five : Take Refuge
        Day Six :Wait, Patiently Wait
        Day Seven : The Anchor Holds
        Day Eight : Learn Something
        Day Nine : Take Your Medicine
        Day Ten : Fighting Discouragement
        Day Eleven : Joni Eareckson
        Day Twelve : Speak Life
        Day Thirteen : Fear
        Day Fourteen : Song Story : Whom Shall I Fear?
        Day Fifteen : Making Music
        Day Sixteen : Marching to the Beat
        Day Seventeen : Just Do It
        Day Eighteen : Facing A Red Sea Challenge
        Day Nineteen : Hope in the Lord
        Day Twenty: Thrive
        Day Twenty-One : Song Story Blessings
        Day Twenty-Two : Lifting Praise
        Day Twenty-Three : In the Garden
        Day Twenty-Four : When Answers Aren't Enough
        Day Twenty-Five : Bethany Hamilton Testimony
        Day Twenty-Six : Not Too Far From Here
        Day Twenty-Seven: Through It All
        Day Twenty-Eight : On Being Jesus
        Day Twenty-Nine : Remember
        Day Thirty : Rest
        Day Thirty-One : We Made It!

1 comment:

  1. How wonderful that you are giving away this beautiful gift for your birthday! I hope the winner treasures it!!


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