Today’s Inspiration: “Gray hair is a crown of splendor; it is attained in the way of righteousness. Better a patient person than a warrior, one with self-control than one who takes a city. The lot is cast into the lap, but its every decision is from the Lord.” Proverbs 16:31-33 NIV. Making major decisions requires patience in life. Do not make decisions in a rush, out of fear, in a fit of anger or under emotional distress. Take it to the Lord in prayer, seek Him and He will direct your steps.
King David always inquires from the Lord is his major decisions for battles and God grant Him heavenly strategies to overcome all adversaries. He sang,” I sought the Lord, and He heard me, And delivered me from all my fears. They looked to Him and were radiant, And their faces were not ashamed. This poor man cried out, and the Lord heard him, And saved him out of all his troubles. The angel of the Lord encamps all around those who fear Him, And delivers them. Oh, taste and see that the Lord is good; Blessed is the man who trusts in Him! Oh, fear the Lord, you His saints! There is no want to those who fear Him. The young lions lack and suffer hunger; But those who seek the Lord shall not lack any good thing.” Psalms 34:4-10. Spiritual maturity is revealed in a person with self-control, bearing fruit in repentance and patient in transformation. Matthew 3:8.
Prayer: O Lord my God, you are the door to the Kingdom, the access to godly success, relationships and strategies. Silence my negative emotions echoes and let me hear thy voice of your plans, purpose and will as I seek your face in prayer. For your sheep hears your voice, you know us and we follow you. Lord, lead me with thy presence, provision and peace in all decisions always in Jesus' Name, Amen.