Sweet refuge

Pain, deception, bitterness, disappointments, sadness, hunger, nakedness, abandonment and countless other things are what we go through many times, but none of these things are strong enough to separate us from the love of Christ. Our God is powerful to stand us firm before these things and this is demonstrated through the biblical stories that accompany us today.

There is a story in the Bible that tells us that moment in which the disciples were on the boat and there was a great storm, how they were very scared, then, imagine yourself in the middle of the sea, in a wooden boat and the big ones waves over you, the sea extremely enraged, is it not to be feared? The disciples were trembling, just as you and I would.

God is a specialist making the impossible possible, in doing great works when the human arm can not do anything else. God is a specialist taking us out of problems that we would never attain by our own strength, beloved, God is the God of the impossible.

There’s a song that I like a lot and one of his strophes says:

Sweet refuge
in the storm
is Jesus Christ the Savior
who encourages me and feeds
with His word and His love

In that refuge we must rest, we must live, trust, walk and believe every day that in our worst moments, that in our worst trials He is there to give us comfort. In those difficult times God is a specialist doing wonderful works. Trust in God!

The psalmist said:

2 Therefore we will not fear, though the earth give way
and the mountains fall into the heart of the sea,

3 though its waters roar and foam
and the mountains quake with their surging.

Psalm 46:2-3

All the men of the Bible went through perhaps harder times than ours, however, they believed in the powerful hand of God.

Christ is coming
The fear of the Lord is wisdom

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21 comments on “Sweet refuge

  1. Thanks so much for today’ word. It’s just like all about me. At the moment, I am facing problems that I cannot attain with my strength but however, I STRONGLY believe that our God is a God of possibility and therefore believe that he will see me through. He is my ONLY hope.
    Please pray for me and my family for Devine help at this moment of time.

    1. I am so mightly bless and I believe that God is doing it for me. The storm that is raging , trying to push hard at my work, I thank Godbfor this article, I am surely more than a conqueror.

    2. I want to encourage you with this “Even when it`s hard, I have peace in my heart, for I know with me is God.” I personally have experienced this, so whatever you`re going through, when you have God, you have all that you need. Trust Him even when the things are not happening as you want and when you want. HE IS THE GOD OF THE IMPOSSIBLE . Believe it with all your heart you will see wonders happening in your life !!

  2. This also reflect on me. and the problems that we are facing now with my family its true that the only thing is hope. Please come to our rescue and take away this dark cloud and the evil spirit. Graciously pray for us .

  3. Thank you for the message today i’m blessed today,Please pray for me and my family for divine intervention, Remain blessed.

  4. Thank you for this article is talking about me truly.. I’m in problem at work with my coleagues hate me with no reason. Please pray for me and pray for me to be permanent at that work and be happy and have peace with all the coleagues. I surrender all in the hands of my almighty God.

  5. Thank you for the love article,please pray for my sister Nompumelelo Yengwa she is very sick cant walk she’s in pains…Thank you

  6. God words are mighty and stronger than two edged sword.I lost my job and stranded with my pregnant wife and daughter in another country . But the story of children of Israel is similar to my situation and circumstances.my prayer to the almighty God is to give me another job.

  7. God is good all the time,i’m soo much impressed God richly bless you,please pray for me for my children to get their visa for them to join me here so that i can teach them the word of God in the mighty name of our Lord Jesus Christ Amen .

  8. This is the most precious verse I have ever read God is a great God he is the god of impossibilities and possibilities he can do any and everything you just have to put your faith and trust in him always I know without a doubt that God gives me fish strength I need to move everyday and I praise His precious name for every day he gives me thank you Lord in Jesus name I pray amen.

  9. Thank you so much for God grace and love of words I am a living Witness that is a way make and God have did great wonderful things for me and my family’s he have been here for me and my daughter’s we lost our love one 3years Argo and God have not forsaken us God has been there with us every step of the way so pray for my daughter’s and me Jessica and twanna and Brenda God is good God is love God bless

  10. I thank God for this prayers I’m at my lowest point in life because of son who has lost direction but after this prayers I’m hanging on Faith and trusting God for a miracle in his life.

  11. The LORD has appeared of old to me, saying, Yes, I have loved you with an everlasting love: therefore with loving kindness have I drawn you. (Jeremiah 31:3)

    The sweet love of the Lord drew his children to his presence so that they could live for ever in love with Him.

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