"Pause, pray, and let God guide you"
"Pause" - interrupt action or speech briefly
"God is our Help"
Easy to Read Version (ERV)
"God is our protection and source of strength. He is always ready to help us in times of trouble".
Psalms 46:10 (ERV)
"God says, "Stop fighting and know that I am God!
I am the one who defeats the nations; I am the one who controls the world".
"Pray" - address a meaningful request.
God will answer you!
Luke 18:1 (ERV)
"Then Jesus taught the followers that they should always pray and never lose hope".
Philippians 4:6 (ERV)
"Don't worry about anything, but pray and ask God for everything you need, always giving thanks for what you have".
"Let God guide you"
Proverbs 3:5,6 (ERV)
"Trust the Lord completely, and don't depend on your own knowledge".
With every step you take, think about what he wants, and he will help you go the right way".
God has a set plan for our lives. If we allow Him, He will guide us every step of the way. This will continue until the completion of our divine plan.
Jeremiah 29:11 (ERV) "Says this, because I know the plans that I have for you". This message is from the Lord. "I have good plans for you. I don't plan to hurt you. I plan to give you hope and a good future".
"Your New Life"
Romans 10:9,10 (ERV) - "If you openly say, “Jesus is Lord” and believe in your heart that God raised him from death, you will be saved. Yes, we believe in Jesus deep in our hearts, and so we are made right with God. And we openly say that we believe in him, and so we are saved".
2 Corinthians 5:17 (ERV) - "When anyone is in Christ, it is a whole new world. The old things are gone; suddenly, everything is new"!
After receiving Christ as your personal Savior, we belong to Him.
I Corinthians 6:19, 20 (ERV) - "You should know that your body is a temple for the Holy Spirit that you received from God and that lives in you. You don't own yourselves. God paid a very high price to make you His. So honor God with your body".
Once we "give-our-lives-completely" to Him, He will take care of you.
Good News Translation (GNT)
"I am your God and will take care of you until you are old and your hair is gray. I made you and will care for you; I will give you help and rescue you".
God is a promise keeper. He will help you in every area of your life. It may seem small or to big to you, but, it's just right for Him.
Jesus sent us the Holy Spirit to help us.
John 16:13 (ERV) - "But when the Spirit of truth comes, He will lead you into all truth. He will not speak His own words. He will speak only what he hears and will tell you what will happen in the future".
This is how we allow God to "Guide our Focus".
Meditating on His Word, Day & Night (Psalms 1:2).
Loving Him with all of our heart, soul, and mind (Luke 10:27).
Applying His Word to our lives (James 1:22), and we will grow in Him (I Peter 2:2).
King James Version (KJV)
"The steps of a good man are ordered by the Lord: and he delighteth in His way".
Scriptures to read:
Psalms 46:1,10, Luke 18:1, Philippians 4:6, Proverbs 3:5,6, Jeremiah 29:11, Romans 10:9,10, 2 Corinthians 5:17, I Corinthians 6:19, 20, Isaiah 46:4, John 16:13, Psalms 1:2, Luke 10:27, James 1:22, I Peter 2:2, Psalms 37:23
Teresa's mission is to inspire as she writes, teaches the Word of God, and minister's in song. She enjoys mentoring both youth and adults. Her vision is to see others heal from grief, pain and help them find joy peace, and faith in God!