Quietness and trust

a fawn lying in grass looking at camera

For thus said the Lord GOD, the Holy One of Israel,“In returning and rest you shall be saved;

in quietness and in trust shall be your strength.”

(Isaiah 30:15 ESV)

With each year that passes I become more aware of how little really matters. It is also evident how little what really matters gets valued, and how prized is that which doesn’t matter.

While God has the ability to easily get my attention by overwhelming all the other clamour in my life, He chooses not to. He waits for me to draw aside from the world and its distractions in order to seek Him, then He speaks to my soul.


Image of fawn in grass: iStockphoto

Up next Psalm 40 Gratitude list Purposefully taking note of the ways in which God is whispering to me “you are loved”. In so many ways I go through my life forgetting to worship
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