Today's Inspiration: For He does not afflict willingly nor grieve the children of men. Lamentation 3:33. What an assurance from the Lord. Many of us do not like darkness yet it is in these dark times that we are sensitive to the voice of God and it is in these dark times that we do search deeply our soul. It's in these dark moments that we lift our hearts and hands to God in heaven.
The Lord is good to those who wait for Him to the soul who seek Him. V23. It's in these dark moments that our ears are sharpened to hear the soft whisperings of the Lord. It's in these dark places that our spirit is illuminated to the treasures that we have never experienced before. It's in these dark places that we discovered the knowledge and wisdom of the Lord and understand His ways are not our ways. Isaiah 55:8. How many times did He tell us not to fear and that He will be with us even in these darkest moments? God is still your hope in times of doom. Jeremiah 17:17.
In Him you have light. In Him is the fountain of living waters. He is the Lord your strength and fortress, your refuge in days of afflictions. God be praised.
Prayer: Lord search my heart and know my inner thoughts. Test my mind and see if there are turbulent thoughts or thoughts of distraction. Reward me according to the fruit of my doings. In Jesus’ name, Amen.