Thanks Papa

Thanks Papa


The place can I’m going out of your Spirit? The place can I flee out of your presence? If I’m going as much as the heavens, you might be there; if I make my mattress within the depths, you might be there. If I rise on the wings of the daybreak, if I decide on the far aspect of the ocean, even there your hand will information me, your proper hand will maintain me quick.”
Psalm 139:7-10

We had been on a stroll alongside the sting of the ocean. The path was tough however my grandson loved the problem of climbing over rocks, up steep banks, and over bushes. The path went up alongside the sting of a cliff. At one level, I seemed again, only for a second, and noticed my grandson hanging by a root over the ocean and the rocks under. I’m certain my coronary heart skipped a beat! He didn’t say a phrase. I grabbed his wrists and lifted him again on the path. He merely mentioned, “Thanks Papa.” And off he went alongside the path.

That second performed again and again in my ideas for days. I had been with him each step alongside the best way, many instances saying, “Let me enable you.” To which he replied, “Me do it, Papa.” When it got here to a necessity, he appeared assured I used to be there. He didn’t perceive the hazard however his “Thanks Papa” communicated his appreciation of unrequested assist.

God guarantees to be with us all the time. The truth is, we can’t escape his presence. God’s dedication is to journey with us every step alongside the trail we’re on. He seeks to supply for us and defend us. We are able to resist. Other than his grace, the implications might be grave and life altering.

Every day we have now a selection. We are able to stroll below the steering of his route or unbiased of it. How will you reply to his presence with you as we speak?

Pricey Father, thanks to your presence in my life as we speak. Present me any areas that I’m strolling unbiased of your steering. I confess my predisposition towards self-reliance. I need your management and am so grateful that your proper hand will maintain me quick. Amen.

By Mike Woodard
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