It’s MY fault. I should’ve known better than to read my email before going to bed. That’s usually when people want to share BAD NEWS with me.
Uh oh! There it was…the mysterious request. “Please, call me ASAP.”
Immediately, I started assuming the WORST. All these negative scenarios started playing out in my mind. I got myself so worked up that I finally had to take a Tylenol PM just to go to sleep.
Jesus said, “Don’t WORRY about your life…” (Luke 12)
Don’t worry about what you’ll eat. Do the birds worry? Doesn’t GOD take care of them?
Don’t worry about what you’ll wear. Do the lilies worry? Doesn’t GOD make them beautiful!
Don’t worry if Aunt Mildred is going to like what you gave her for Christmas. Don’t worry if you can’t find that special gift for your spouse.
Don’t worry about ANYTHING!
The next morning, I called that person, expecting the worst. All they wanted, was to ask me one EASY little question. (Whew!)
Have you been losing sleep? What’s BUGGING you?
Don’t get caught up in the stress and fear of what MIGHT happen. (Like I did.) Faith pleases God. Walk in FAITH and lay it all down at Jesus’ feet.
I’m not saying that your problem isn’t BIG. I’m saying, whatever it is, God is BIGGER! If you’re in a NEGATIVE mindset, then your mind is NOT SET on God!
Continue reading “Laughter, Not Worry” on page 69 of the Hi God, It’s Me Again Devotional.
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