Good morning dear hearts! Peace be with you. I have been very downhearted since my hubby fell and bruised his face terribly but am thankful that he did not sustain any broken bones. His journey fighting Multiple Myeloma is painful enough and causes us to question our faith at times. As humans we all go through times when we wonder "What is God thinking to let this happen?) But we are not able to see the whole picture as only God can. Today, I want to share Dr. Stanley's message as it was so appropriate for how I was feeling. For updates on my hubby's condition, you can go to http://caringbridge.org/visit/billmarquart
The photo of hubby on Christmas Eve (HAPPY BIRTHDAY JESUS!) opening presents.
How to Experience Christ's Peace
"My peace I give to you” (John 14:27). Jesus spoke these amazing words just hours before
His peace isn’t dependent upon external circumstances, but rather, it transcends them.
Although He gives His peace to every believer as a gift, our experience of it is related to our
faith in the following truths:
Perhaps faith and submission are the most challenging issues. But only as we surrender
control of our lives to Christ and trust in His plans for us will we discover tranquil rest for our
For more biblical teaching and resources from Dr. Charles Stanley,
Used with permission from In Touch Ministries, Inc. © 2009 All Rights Reserved.
If you or a loved one is going through a most difficult time, I pray that
your faith in God's wisdom will sustain you and uphold you in your difficult
journey. Ultimately, God is in control.
Have faith as the woman did who felt if she could just touch the hem of
Jesus' garment, she would be cured of her illness and she was....Matthew 9:20