Feeling Alone and Disconnected

002i053p06c

Feeling Alone and Disconnected

“Remain in me, and I will remain in you. For a branch cannot produce fruit if it is severed from the vine, and you cannot be fruitful unless you remain in me.” John 15:4 (NLT)

For some reason, I’ve always struggled with inner loneliness.

No matter how many people are around me or how many “likes” I get on Facebook, I fight that deep dark feeling of loneliness.

I remember the night I became a Christian. I was alone in a hotel room, and I was fighting with guilt and shame from my past. To be honest, I was contemplating taking my life.

D6YWFr6HX1N_DWjPY4A8ukukTbumQ6s_xPJztB38qLU1jcyDrGVCmQ==

THE ARM OF GOD

The Arm of God

Behold, the Lord GOD comes with might, and his arm rules for him; behold, his reward is with him, and his recompense before him. He will tend his flock like a shepherd; he will gather the lambs in his arms; he will carry them in his bosom, and gently lead those that are with young (Isaiah 40:10–11, ESV).Have you ever given much thought to God’s arms? (“God has arms?” you might be wondering.) When God describes His arms, He doesn’t tell us their circumference or how much He can lift—those are human, physical terms, like the jock showing off at the gym. But God’s description of His arms tells us some awesome things about Him. In fact, the dual description of God’s arms in this passage shows us His power and His comfort.

“Behold, the Lord GOD comes with might, and his arm rules for him.” When the Bible talks about God’s right arm, it refers to His powerful, ruling arm—His justice, His holiness, and His strength. God is like that. He is all that and more.

Seek First the Kingdom of God.

“Then he taught me, and he said to me, “Take hold of my words with all your heart; keep my commands, and you will live. Get wisdom, get understanding; do not forget my words or turn away from them.” Proverbs 4: 4-5.

Friends be encouraged to hold onto the words that GOD has shared with you and gain wisdom and understanding. Friends sadly many know the truth, but do not live by the truth because of their earthly desires they have lost focus.

“I instruct you in the way of wisdom and lead you along straight paths. When you walk, your steps will not be hampered; when you run, you will not stumble. Hold on to instruction, do not let it go; guard it well, for it is your life.” Proverbs 4: 11-13.

Friends as we follow the instructions of GOD we will gain wisdom and understanding. GOD will always guide and protect us as we follow HIS instruction.

Seek First the Kingdom of God.59YF_6mjjKsIPpmepJzG5D5ekGbBudD7OcitH7NZRqZ3RVyHGYZqFQ==