Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Word of the Day.... March 20, 2013



 Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, rejoice!  Let your gentle spirit be known to all men. The Lord is near. Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.  And the peace of God, which surpasses all comprehension, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.Philippians 4:4-7



I am learning that I have to take anything that makes me worry or get anxious to Jesus. He wants us to bring all of our prayers and petitions with a thankful heart to Him. Sometimes it is difficult to take everything to the Lord.  It would be much easier to give into my carnal nature, but when I step out in faith and trust Him with all of my worries and cares, the benefits that I receive from the Lord far outweigh the cost.

As I learn to put all my trust in Jesus He blesses me with His peace and in this world where there is so much evil and so many demands on me His peace that passes all understanding is a wonderful gift. As I get older, I realize that the world has it all backwards.  It isn’t about having all the money, the big house and the stuff.  Those can be taken from you in a blink of an eye.  His peace however, is all encompassing.  He has us covered in all areas of our lives.

That is the beauty of Jesus.  He never asked us to go it alone here on earth. He sent us the Holy Spirit as a Helper and Comforter to guide us through all things and give us His peace.  When you 


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