Be Still . . .
Devotionals for Daily Living
Finally, be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power.
(Ephesians 6:10 (NIV))
It is common to refer to something that someone is good at as being one of their strengths. If you were writing a resume, these would be listed at the top where they could be prominently displayed. We all have our own unique strengths. For some people, it is easy to see these strengths. For others, it is not so easy. In most instances, it is easier to see the strengths of others than it is to see our own strengths.
What about spiritual strengths?
Have you ever thought about your spiritual life as a strength?
Have you considered praise and worship a strength?
Have you considered spending time in God’s Word a strength?
Is prayer one of your strong points?
When you spend your life relying on the Lord, the world may see this as a weakness, but it is a strength!
Do you desire to be strong in the Lord and in His mighty power? What does that question mean to you? Does it mean that your faith is strong and you fully rely on God’s promises no matter what the world may say? Does it mean that you have peace? Have you ever thought about the peace of God being one of your strengths?
And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
(Philippians 4:7 (NIV))
Are you strong in the Lord?