Comments and Reflections After watching the message take some time to reflect on the following:
It’s a bit like the question why did God let that happen when something bad happens, it’s like we want God to control everything except when it comes to us.
Then we grumble and groan, when he does. Funny cattle, aren’t we?
Most relevant in the message, is “Thy Will be Done.” It affirms my thinking. So often in the past, I have prayed for what I consider the best for someone to be done for them and it haven’t worked out well. It is with age, that I have come to appreciate” GODD will as the only way. Must thank those praying on the prayer wall. The prayer request was for a daughter and her family, who were at the end of a rental lease and in a competitive housing rental market had a very strong possibility of becoming homeless, well… Read more »
People now think of Christ, like some saw him then, as passive. But when he comes back, he will be the KIng and Warrior they thought he was going to be the first time.
We misinterpret God in so many ways because of our limited selfish perspective. Even our imagination isn’t big enough for God. Yes, I wait for the day when he will come in all His Glory and reign in his perfect world. Unimaginable that God chose us and wants us to be with him in his perfection. Humbly I accept his invitation to the wedding banquet.
Lord not my will be done BUT YOURS!!! Thank you Bruce for this challenging message!!! Yes you are right Bruce it is not easy at times to do, but God has the BIGGER PICTURE… ” For I KNOW THE PLANS I HAVE FOR YOU”, declares THE LORD. ” PLANS TO PROSPER- FOR YOUR WELFARE AND NOT TO HARM YOU, PLANS TO GIVE YOU HOPE AND A FUTURE.” Jeremiah 29 : 11 Surrendering my heart, my life TO GOD”S WAY NOT MINE and to WAIT in patience, in TRUST so that in GOD’S WAY I WILL FIND FREEDOM AND PEACE… May… Read more »
Thanks…. You gave me the perfect way to end my Confirmation class today! May it touch their hearts and renew their minds
I think I need to listen to this message every day! Faith and patience to listen for God’s message to each of us! The answer is not a “quick fix”. Allow God to strengthen our faith while we patiently wait for His answer, allow Him to prepare us to change our world in small ways, as well as those whom He has chosen for larger things. He will prepare us each for our part!