A moment of stillness (19).

Don’t let fear stop you. They set up the altar on its foundation and offered burnt offerings for the morning and evening on it to the Lord even though they feared the surrounding peoples. Ezra 3:3 Let me tell you a little bit about the tragic story surrounding this passage. Jerusalem was completely destroyed, along…

A moment of stillness (15).

What fear should do to us. Jehoshaphat was afraid, and he resolved to seek the Lord. Then he proclaimed a fast for all Judah. 2 Chronicles 20:3 I love this king! When a vast army of multiple people groups came against him, he sought God and called his people to fast. Isn’t it true though…

Joyful surrender.

Choosing God’s will above your own. When I look back on my life, I can now see clearly that it was during the hardest times when God molded me the most. Those were the times when surrendering was the hardest thing to do. It’s not easy to accept loss, pain, and disappointment, but we encounter…