We are all looking for that soft place to land upon when we fall.
We tend to keep ourselves busy to distract ourselves from the fact something isn’t right.
We all need rest.
And some of us need to stop running so we can find it again.
Saying yes to some priorities means saying no to some things we may love, but aren’t important in the big picture of life.
Rest- both physical and spiritual- is near the top of my list.
We are called, actually reminded in the Word, that to rest.
Psalm 62:5 tells us we can find our rest in Him.
Time spent in His Presence brings an inner rest and peace in the quiet place where we meet together….and that connectiveness helps keep me calm when the storms of life hit.
Because we all know storms come and go, as do the sunny days.
My soul needs to be supercharged with rest to help keep me seeking Him despite what is ahead, just around the bend.
Death of a loved one?
All of these can be seen throughout the Bible….and none more clearly than in the life of Jesus.
Jesus took Himself away from the crowds, even his best friends & family, and sought God in the quiet place.
To seek His face,
to be reminded of His love,
to remember who He really was,
to find rest despite the hard road ahead.
Unsure of things going on in your life?
Press in to the One who is ever present and never changing.
Press in to Him for the rest you need, which only He can deliver.
Respond to His invitation to come and be with Him. For the rest you are looking for is found on His Presence.