“”Be still, and know that I am God. Psalms 46:10 ESV
Life is such a rush these days, we are always on the move, time is passing so quickly, it’s all ‘now, now, now’.
Due to the way of the world this idea of ‘being still’ takes on even greater significance.
To pause. To reflect. To think. To spend deliberate, uninterrupted time with our God.
To counter the speed of all that’s going on around us in our life.
To remember, like I mentioned yesterday, that He is God and we are not.
To thank God for all the good things He has done for us, is doing and will do.
To pray and to ask God for the help we need.
Psalm 46 is full of reasons to ‘be still’…
- He is our refuge
- He is our strength
- He is our help
- He takes away our fear
- He is with us
- He is on His throne
- His works in the world and in our individual lives are amazing
From personal experience, it is a good thing at the beginning of each day for me to take a few minutes and think about God. To be still. To read His word. To reflect. To pray.
How do you make time for God, to reflect on His greatness and to be still in His presence?