Does it ever surprise you when you hear HIS voice? Does it ever startle you out of your every day living or stop you in your tracks?
Yesterday, I was mumbling and grumbling to myself about circumstances that always put me in a tizzy (simply because I LET them…) And I was asking Him how exactly was I supposed to handle these circumstances. And then I heard Him say,
“Live above your feelings.”
gasp. If I’d been holding a dozen eggs, they would have crashed and broken on the floor.
Not because He was harsh. And not even because I knew it was His voice. But because He touched on the nerve that pulsates discontent and anger in my life.
And He did it ever so gently.
Ugh! HOW can you argue with that?
well, I’ll tell you how cuz I tried to argue. It was a very feeble attempt, I can assure you because His Truth always breaks the lies into a million little pieces.
I’m so like Peter I can’t stand it sometimes. I can so relate to Him and I know God allowed Peter’s weaknesses to be laid out bare for all of history because He knows there are plenty more of us just like Peter.
In my Bible study this morning I read the following in Matthew 26: