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Sunday Stillness – Psalm 139: 9-10

Sunday Stillness – Psalm 139: 9-10

Psalm 139 Bill Weaver Photo

Photo courtesy of Bill Weaver.

It is a good thing that God holds me fast in His Hand. Sometimes I have no idea which way I am going and He seems to be able to direct my path back to the straight and narrow road.

I do rise on the wings of the dawn – and glide here and there. But then He focuses me and says: Janis get this done, now. And boy does He know. I have worked ahead and He knew I needed to because I am heading back to Canada on Sunday to help my daughter. Thank You, Lord for Your foresight.

So here I am getting this done, because God helps me. He guides me to people with gorgeous pictures – Bill Weaver being one special one. I knew I wanted a soaring bird and Bill provided a beauty – an osprey. Exactly what I needed.

Do you know that God holds you fast in His Hand? (click to tweet)

I hope so. If not, please ask Him to show you Who He is. It is that simple.

Today is #SundayStillness.

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SUNDAY STILLNESS – Acknowledge God

Sunday Stillness – Acknowledge God

Hummingbird - Psalm 50:11

Credit for this photo goes to Bill Weaver, photographer. Find more lovely pictures on Flickr.

While reading through the Psalms in The Message I came across this passage.

“This is God, your God,
speaking to you.
I don’t find fault with your acts of worship,
the frequent burnt sacrifices you offer.

But why should I want your blue-ribbon bull,
or more and more goats from your herds?
Every creature in the forest is mine,
the wild animals on all the mountains.

I know every mountain bird by name;
the scampering field mice are my friends.

If I get hungry, do you think I’d tell you?
All creation and its bounty are mine.
Do you think I feast on venison?
or drink draughts of goats’ blood?

Spread for me a banquet of praise,
serve High God a feast of kept promises,
And call for help when you’re in trouble—
I’ll help you, and you’ll honor me” (Psalm 50:7-15, The Message).

The knowledge that God knows everything – He created everything – that is powerful. He even knows the scampering field mice.

All God wants is for us to acknowledge Him. That’s it. (Tweet this)

God asks for 3 things; praise Him, keep His promises and call for help. (Tweet this)

God has gone to great lengths to talk to us. He came from Heaven to earth in the form of Man to get to know us. Jesus knows our every feeling, thought and idea.

Today let’s make sure that we take time and talk to God. Stop what you are doing and just breathe in His Holy Spirit.

 

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Today is Sunday Stillness – Do you have a Scripture that spoke to you this week? Please link below. If you post to Twitter use #sundaystillness and @authorjaniscox.

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I would appreciate if you would link only about God’s Word. If you have a linky party that’s okay if it is about the same thing. Please no sales or prizes. I want this to be friendly but I must ask you to abide by the rules. Others want to read God’s Word – and that is what I would like the links to be about. I must take down the links that don’t follow the rules. Thanks so much.

JOIN THE SUNDAY STILLNESS COMMUNITY – 
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Please check out all the places I link to during the week. Thanks to everyone who has joined Sunday Stillness. I do try to get to your posts every week but I admit sometimes I don’t have the time.

Here are my favourite links for Sunday Stillness:

The Sunday Community

Still Saturday

 

Missional Women – Faith Filled Fridays

Scripture and Snapshot

The Weekend Brew