We are called to refrain from being judgemental but we are called to make wise judgements. The difference is this… being judgemental puts ourselves above the person we are judging, making wise judgements recognises that we are all in the same boat but that we can help one another.
Some of us have great intelligence. We can fill our heads with facts and acquire great knowledge. However, true wisdom comes only from God.
God’s grace is sufficient for all our wrongdoing. His love will never be exhausted. His wisdom is faultless and His ways are the very best.
Without a true fear (not deep respect or reverence but fear) of the Lord we will never have the wisdom to even begin to understand His grace, mercy and love.
Today I will look to… …the power of God in my weakness …the peace of God in my fear …the majesty of God in my wretchedness …the grace of God in my wickedness …the abundance of God in my lack …the provision of God in my need …the security of God in my anxiousness …theContinue reading “Today”
There is no greater freedom than our God given freedom to choose. Let us rejoice in it and use it with wisdom.
No matter what your past holds it doesn’t need to control your future. The power of God can set you free, the grace of God can bring you total forgiveness and the wisdom of God can set you on the right path. Don’t let your past rob you of your future.
Will not God in all his wisdom and being just do what is right? When life seems unfair and God seems distant we must trust that He who is fully trustworthy will keep all His promises.
Lord, in our walk with you help us to find favour in your eyes as Mary did. Help us have faith like Elizabeth and righteousness like her and Zechariah. Let us be honourable like Joseph and have wisdom and perseverance like the wise men. Lord, give us a childlike faith like the shepherds and patienceContinue reading “In our Walk with God”
Sometimes God calls us away from situations that He once called us to! It takes strength and wisdom to walk away. Lord grant us that strength and wisdom in such situations! Help us to leave in the best possible way. Help us to know for sure that it is Your will!