Sometimes it feels like everything is going against us, doesn’t it?
Our kids get sick.
Then the car breaks down.
Our boss starts driving us crazy.
And our bank balance gets down to a single digit.
We forget that we have the Spirit of the Lord of the Universe living inside of us. He has the power to handle all of our problems. When we turn to him, he can help us stop worrying, stop struggling and stop stressing.
This truth became more real to me last year when I had the chance to visit the Sea of Galilee. As we sailed through the water, I thought about the stormy night when the disciples were straining at the oars of their boat while the winds of a storm battled against them. I could visualize Jesus walking out to the boat.
I have nothing to fear.
I have nothing to worry about.
There is no wind blowing against me that he does not control.
And he loves me enough to sacrifice himself for me.
That says it all.
I just need to believe and obey.
Thank you, dear Jesus.