Are you frustrated over a life situation? Maybe loss of friends?
Perhaps a divorce? Frustration over a situation you can not
understand? Perhaps your side of the story, which caused a problem,
has not been heard and you are misunderstood and criticized. It is at
times no one understands us and we do not know what else to do that we
run to God. He is your one true friend that does not put requirements
on you about how you have to act or be in life. Isn't that great to
Psalm 46:1(KJV) says 'God is our refuge and strength. A very present
help in times of trouble.' Do you allow Him to be that "refuge" or do
you try to orchestrate solutions yourself? Are you able to love and
forgive people with His love? What about those who you need to regain
In this brand new year why not allow God to permeate every area of
your life? Give Him your hurts and concerns. 1 Peter 5:7(NIV) should
be a familiar verse by now to faithful readers of this devotion blog.
It simply says 'Cast all your anxiety on Him for He cares for you.'
He does not want you to bear the weight of this world on your
PRAYER: Lord I thank you that you are only a prayer away. I thank you
for loving me and being there for me when I feel like the world has
run out on me. Your love never fails. Thanks for that. In Jesus' name.
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