Take Care Of Me

God Will Take Care of You! In fact, He wants to.

First things first… God cares so much that He sent His One and Only Son to die for us. That’s how much He cares. (John 3:16)

He guards our hearts and minds and gives us peace that is beyond our understanding. (Philippians 4:7)

Every detail of our lives, every moment of our lives, is in His control. He knows every need, want, and desire. Because of His great love for us, He wants us to have what is best for us.

Abba, Father, take care of us today!

Blessings to you and yours!

Marie

Why God?

I’m thinking of a song that goes like this…

Where do I go when there’s nobody else to turn to?
Who do I talk to when nobody wants to listen?
Who do I lean on when there’s no foundation stable?

Of course, the next line is – I go to the Rock. When Whitney Houston wrote this song she knew where to take every problem and frustration of our lives.

When we are having problems with the whys of life, with the endless irritations and annoyances God says, “Come to Me, all you who are weary and heavy laden, and I will give you rest..” (Matthew 11:28) He knows that this life is hard. He knows we don’t have the answers. But, He also knows our hearts. He can and will answer when we go to Him.

I have a comfy chair in my office where I read His Word and contemplate each morning. There is a window from which I can see His beautiful creation. I look out at the beauty of His creation, the blue sky, the trees and fields that are different each season, and I quiet my mind. I let His presence flow over me. Sometimes I read His Word. Sometimes I pray. Sometimes I focus on all He’s given and done for me.

In these times of blessed stillness and knowing the uncertainties, irritations, and annoyances disappear. I am at peace!

Blessings to you and yours!

Marie

This post is my response to Week 2 of 52-Week Devotional for Women by Deb Wolf.

A Prayer For You

 

 

I know the peace and joy that comes when the Father wraps His arms around me.  I want you to know it too.

Thank you to my sweet cousin Pearl, who sent me a different version of this prayer, which I’ve adapted for you.  What a blessing she is!

May the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, guard your hearts and minds in Christ Jesus. (Philippians 4:7)

Blessings to you and yours!

Marie