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Waiting on God in the Valley

02 Nov

I was recently reminded how many dear ones are in a personal valley right now. I hope this brings them fresh encouragement from the only One who offers the living water to refresh our spirit.

“Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. Not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your hearts be troubled, neither let them be afraid.” — Jesus (John 14:27)

Blessings,
Bonnie

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Ever feel like screaming:Waiting on God in the Valley

God, where ARE you? It’s the eleventh hour, and I’m beyond impatient waiting on you to show up!”

In a crisis situation, that desperate plea sounds pretty reasonable, right? We’re frantic, and we cry out. There’s nothing wrong with that. David did this repeatedly in the Psalms. God isn’t afraid of our honesty. In fact, He welcomes it.

Even so, there are four fundamental misconceptions with these statements, and believe me, I’m guilty of wrong belief myself!

  1. God is not with us.
  2. He might not respond, so we have to get His attention again.
  3. It really is the eleventh hour.
  4. It’s about us.

As for Number One, can I just say here that

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2 Comments

Posted by on November 2, 2017 in Uncategorized

 

2 responses to “Waiting on God in the Valley

  1. theresag063gmailcom

    November 2, 2017 at 5:02 pm

    Love you, Princess! You will never know the many ways I needed this. ❤️

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    • Bonnie Lyn Smith

      November 6, 2017 at 4:35 pm

      Oh, so so glad this resonated with you. Much love right back atcha!

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