what do you need???

  I’ve had some interesting experiences of late that deal with the issue of needs & provisions.  Here are a few areas where I’ve experienced some needs (see if you can relate to some of these):  car problems, time shortages, some people issues at work, money shortages, kid concerns and more.  As I’ve thought about these, there are many different ways to address & resolve these things by money, more time, wisdom, work efficiencies & more. 

Sometimes I think we get a little too narrow on how we want these needs to be resolved.  Sometimes our prayers are about having more money, or more time, or more help.  But maybe these provisions are nothing more than the observable results of God’s immense love for us.  Maybe the real issue isn’t about resolving our needs but rather trusting in God & His love.   If we leave our life in God’s hands, He perfectly matches every need to His perfect provision. 

There are times that I’ve prayed for more:

  • time & He has made me more efficient
  • money & He’s given me a creative idea on how to cut some expenses
  • help & He’s decreased some of my work
  • friends & He’s worked on me to be a better friend

Jesus said to seek His kingdom 1st & everything else will take care of itself.  With God’s help, lets be sure that we’re going after God & resting in His outrageous abilities to provide for our needs 🙂

 

 

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