Daily Read – Leviticus 6:1-7:27; Mark 3:7-30; Psalm 37:1-11; Proverbs 10:3-4
Trust in the Lord, and do good;
Dwell in the land, and feed on His faithfulness.
Delight yourself also in the Lord,
And He shall give you the desires of your heart.
In what areas of your life have you yet to trust Me? I know the answer to that because I see all things in your heart, but do you know? You may think you trust Me, but do you fully trust Me?
When sailing on peaceful waters, it is easy to trust in the gentle breeze to catch the sails and guide the boat, but when turbulent waters stir and storms arise, trust can quickly transition into self-preservation and panic.
There are storms on the horizon, the winds are gusting and the waters are beginning to churn. The trust you place in Me now, will be the confident assurance that pulls you through tomorrow.
As you dwell in My presence, feast on My faithfulness. Remember the countless times I rescued you and pulled you to the safety of the secret place. Rehearse those moments when My Spirit comforted you when you felt overwhelmed and frightened. Fill up on the memories of My goodness in your life. Record them and write them on the tablets of your heart. Allow My Spirit to blow off the dust of disappointment and discouragement that has covered over these precious memories. Faith will once again arise in your heart giving you the ability to trust Me with tomorrow.
[Feb 18th] Delight yourself in My presence and you will discover rest in My faithfulness. Laugh and dance in My goodness; clap and sing for joy in My presence. These are acts of power and praise, worship and warfare. There is a simultaneous work accomplished both in the spirit and in natural realms when you delight in My glory and grace.
Your delight in Me brings about a supernatural impartation - My desires become Your desires. Your will becomes more and more desirous for the things of My heart rather than for those things of this world.
When I have your heart, I give you Mine!
Heavenly Father, You are the delight of my life. I desire no one else but You. You fill me with wondrous joy and expectation for tomorrow. I look to my future with trust because You have been faithful with my past. I feast upon Your goodness in my life every day and look forward to Your faithfulness in my tomorrow. Lord, I ask that You change my heart so much so that the desires of my heart birth from a place of the Spirit rather than from the flesh. I desire You more than anything this world has to offer. I am forever thankful for Your faithful and unconditional love for me! Amen!