My husband, David, is kind of a “free spirit”. He loves to go out for a walk, or for a quick ride on his motorcycle, to clear his head. Most of the time, he doesn’t even tell me when he’s leaving. He just takes off!
But, I have to admit that I have “issues”. (I know it’s my problem.) I just like to know WHERE people are going…and when they’ll be BACK!
You see, my first husband abused alcohol and drugs. (And me.) So, he would tell me that he was running to the store to get milk, and then just disappear for several days.
Just leave me! Not even a phone call! Does anyone else, besides me, have that fear of abandonment?
I want you to know, God will NEVER abandon us!
In fact, He’s always giving us specific instructions and inspiration about where He wants us to go.
But, like Jonah, we sometimes “arise and go” our own way, headed off in the WRONG direction.
Motivation without NAVIGATION leads to obliteration!
God will, not only, tell us TO go! He will tell us WHERE to go! If we head down the RIGHT road;
- We’ll avoid that crippling debt.
- We’ll bypass that dead-end job.
- We’ll skip the major health problems.
We won’t marry the wrong person and waste a big portion of our lives.
Our DESTINY is much bigger than we think!
Our faith doesn’t even begin until OUR OWN ability ends. It’s then, that we can rely on God to CORRECT