The “Proving Ground”

Update on Mr. Myers

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Who among you fears the Lord?
Who obeys the voice of His Servant?
Who walks in darkness
And has no light?
Let him trust in the name of the Lord
And rely upon his God.

Isaiah 50:10

Storms of life cause us to wrestle with our faith.  Easy days don’t reveal anything about our faith; we can get by with just a casual acceptance of truth.  It’s not that we don’t believe it.  It’s just that we’re not specifically validating it.

In the good times we delight in our faith, enjoy it, rest in it.

But in the storms, sometimes we wrestle.  Jesus tells a story about two men who built their houses.  On the outside the houses looked the same.   Only the storms proved which was solid.  Only through a storm can you discover if what you’ve built on is secure.

Before this battle with cancer that’s ebbed…

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