Gratitude Day 497
Wed., Aug. 12, 2020
Psalm 46:10 – Be still, and know that I am God. I will be exalted among the nations; I will be exalted in the earth.
And know that I am God.
Sounds lovely, doesn’t it?
Yet, being still really isn’t that easy.
Especially during a pandemic.
Should kids go to school or not?
Should there be sports this fall?
Whan an effective vaccine be found?
Rather than honoring God as God, we sit perched on our executive chairs of control. We are SO. SURE. We know what is best for ourselves and everyone around us. And we go out of our way to make sure everyone knows who is in charge.
Listen. Hear. Know.
Stop trying to be God. Take over. Be in control.
Instead, let God do God. Take a break. Turn your faces upward and towards God rather than burying them in your cell phones. Whatever it is that is demanding too much, just stop. Organize a stay-cation with the One who is God. Spend time every day just simply being with God. Reconnect with God’s constant place in your life.
For the reminder to be with You, I am grateful.
Holy God – Be still. Know that God is God. The end. Amen.
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