“Free Falling” – Trusting in God

Free Falling

Can you imagine driving and letting go of the steering wheel?  It takes a lot of guts and courage to keep your hands off the wheel because you know what might happen.   Or can you imagine free falling out of a plane without a parachute?  If you find yourself falling into a thick forest, would you try to grab onto the branches to break your fall?

In life, when you get scared or panic, maybe even feel paralyzed, often times you’ll want to take control of a situation.  Just like falling into a thick forest, you try to grab onto the branches, but they break.  So where is God in all your situations?  Are you in control of your life, or do you want God in control? Do you truly trust God with your life or are you more concerned about satisfying your needs and desires instead of waiting for what God wanted? Continue Reading

Patience – Waiting for God’s Lead

Psalm 27:14 “Wait on the Lord, be of good courage and He shall strengthen your heart. Wait, I say, on the Lord!”

How often do we find ourselves rushing into a decision? Do you catch yourself thinking if you don’t act quickly enough that an opportunity is missed? Do you ask yourself, “What am I waiting for? Just do it.” but don’t think of the implications or ramifications that will follow? Do you sincerely ask yourself, “If I make this decision, what will happen to my family? My job? Will this bring me closer to the Lord?” God will never tell us to do anything that would set us back spiritually. Continue Reading