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Worship more, worry less

Posted by Brandon Patton on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 @ 2:29 PM

"Be worried for nothing, but in everything by prayer, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God."

Phillippians 4:6

We will be worriers or worshippers but not both. In every situation, problem or perplexity we will make the decision to worry or worship. We spend countless hours thinking about the daily struggles of life that we all deal with. Searching for answers that can not be found within ourselves. However, when we humble ourselves in childlike faith and begin to simply worship our Savior from the heart in obedience to His command we find a miracle in the middle of our mess! Something happens on the inside that brings His great peace to our hearts and minds even while our problems are unsolved. Once again we discover the reality that our greatest need is not for everything around us to be changed to our liking, but for us to be changed by His sweet presence. Our worship of the Father in the middle of our mess is what transfers our problems from us to Him. We then can enjoy His peace while He handles our lives according to His promise. How priceless to be able to "cast all of your cares on Him because He cares for you".

I praise you that the same Jesus that was my sin bearer 2000 years ago on a cross is my burden bearer today!

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