I have found it easy to be confused about where I have control. I start with correct thinking such as, "I am responsible for my actions", but I can fall into thinking that I can control the results. Proverbs 16:9 gives us insight into what God does in our lives. We can make plans, but [...]
The Lord's Prayer continues with "may Your will be done on earth as it is in heaven." This is also easy to say, but much harder to live consistently. Those of us who have placed our trust in Jesus Christ have the help of the Holy Spirit (John 16:7-16). He will lead in our lives [...]
As control desiring human beings, we often hold tight to what we want. Sometimes our desires are good, but they must be brought under the authority of Almighty God. God's Word, His way, His faithfulness are concepts that we can hold tight. He is worth holding fast!