Sunday, April 26, 2015
"I've Got This!"
Look at the birds of the air, for they neither sow nor reap nor gather into barns; yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not of more value than they?
Which of you by worrying can add one cubit to his stature?
So why do you worry about clothing? Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow: they neither toil nor spin; and yet I say to you that even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these.
Now if God so clothes the grass of the field, which today is, and tomorrow is thrown into the oven, will He not much more clothe you, O you of little faith?
Therefore do not worry, saying, "What shall we eat? or What shall we drink? or What shall we wear?"
For after all these things the Gentiles seek. For your heavenly Father knows that you need all these things.
But seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things shall be added to you.
Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about its own things. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble. Matthew 6:25-34
Lord, help us to remember to always make You the focus of all our attentions! Lord, You know what we need and as we seek You; let us learn to trust You more and more and more so that while we are busy with the 'more trusting' we will focus less on the striving after and worrying about things that are temporary.
Every time we see a bird or a flower in a field bring up this fancy illustration that tells us
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