If I am not convinced that God is a loving father, then I question Him about every circumstance in my life. If I’m suffering, I ask “Why”? If all is good, I feel loved. Yesterday I read a post by Tony Evans.
Trials must first pass through God’s hands to reach you. Trust Him.
I can trust those who am am confident love me. My loving father is always looking out for me even when sickness, hurt, pain, confusion, etc. come into my life. I know I have a loving Father. How about you?
A little more about “When You Don’t Understand”. I have heard so many times the past few days the statement, “I just don’t understand.” I think there are probably many times that we think we understand but in reality we don’t. I often find myself trying to figure out what God is up to. Sometimes I think I have it figured out and other times I remain in confusion. God has not called me to understanding but obedience. Consider this verse.
Proverbs 3:5 (ESV) Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding.
It is my understanding that creates the difficulty. I can go to the Bible and gain much understanding. However, it is not just understanding it is spiritual understanding. This I understand. Continue reading →