"The rain came down, the streams rose, and the winds blew and beat
house; yet it did not fall, because it had it’s foundation on the
Matthew 7:25 NIV
Build On The Rock
A few days ago I was watching the news about a rare tornado this time
A group of people had taken refuge in a church. When the tornado came,
destroyed that church, but none of the people were harmed, and the
the building stood strong. Seeing this, brought Matthew 7:25 to mind,
does today. How God is our protector in the midst of storms.
Life has sure changed for me with facing challenges each day with pain
fatigue. Floods of uncertainty come and the storms of medical bills
emotions of trying to sort through it all. I cannot face all of this
But I can find protection and peace and rest in my Lord and Savior.
grace, love and His word, I build upon Him. He is my rock and fortress
all the storms that come my way.
Christ is our rock today. We can build on Him as the only foundation.
resting on Christ? You can! Come to Him and rest in Him. You can
Him and have a life of peace. He will protect us from the storms that
Each of us face those floods and winds in many ways. With a
Christ, we are no longer alone. When pain and fatigue pushes upon us
the day, we can turn to Him in prayer for strength and rest. He will
hearts and minds. Taking our fears because He is our rock, our
flesh is weak, and life’s storms can beat on us in mighty waves. But
the pain and the struggles we have a Savior who will hold back the
foundation will remain strong when built upon Him. He is our Rock!!
I pause now so that you can quiet my heart and mind amongst the storms
Allowing me to hear Your voice, which brings all that we need each day.
you for being my Savior, my foundation and strength. Amen
Margie Scott lives in
enjoys reading, writing, sewing, and spending time with her family.
Margie strives each day to trust God’s grace will always provide as
challenges arise related to living with, Parkinsons, Chronic Fatigue
Syndrome, and Fibromyalgia.