It is hard to just say “Brain, stop!” but it is not too difficult to say “Brain, think about this instead.”
God longs for us to be happy while people long for their own happiness.
Pondering God’s forgiveness encouraged Hezekiah to trust in Him. Hezekiah turned to God knowing that He is loving and merciful.
When I look up to the sky in the night I see the beauty of god’s handiwork and how big and amazing his creation is.
If we sleep at all in a bed like Isaiah described, we still wake up cold, uncomfortable, and wearied.
Feeling alone, rejected, and ready to give up—in the face of death—these six were comforted, encouraged, and strengthened by angels of God.
Our Father loves us, He gave us His son Christ Jesus as our righteousness. By His grace He is transforming us to be like him but we have to keep getting back up!
We don’t have to have it all together for Jesus to help us.
Everyday, in hopes of fitting in, we are influenced by other people. But we can lose ourselves in the hopes of being what others want.
God has great plans for us even if we can’t see it at the time. He can turn our darkness into light.