Be Still . . .
Devotionals for Daily Living ©
This is the day the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.
(Psalms 118:24 (NIV))
Each day is a blessing from God. We may not know what tomorrow will bring, but we do know who brings tomorrow. No matter what each day may bring, rejoice in it for life is a very precious gift that we all too often take for granted. Even the gift of our health is something that we take for granted. I know how quickly things can change. Still, I rejoice in the fact that I trust in God to take care of my needs.
Even when the enemy throws adversity and troubles upon you, rejoice. Jesus has overcome the enemy.
The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full.
(John 10:10 (NIV))
I wish I could say that my walk with Jesus has been one of perfect rejoicing and that I have lived it to the fullness that Jesus desires for me. I am only human and my weaknesses get in my way. Still, I attempt to walk through this life with faith, hope and love. I may not always make it as I should, but still I rejoice, for I have been blessed to have Jesus with me even when I didn’t realize it. For this I rejoice!
What has the Lord done for you to make you rejoice?
Copyright 1998 – 2020 Dennis J. Smock
Daily Living Ministries, Inc.
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