Trouble Ahead (Numbers 14:9)

 TroubleAhead

Inevitably, trouble will invade our lives: A bad report from a medical test, the betrayal of a trusted friend, a child who rejects us, or a spouse who leaves us. The list of possibilities is long, but there are only two options: forge ahead on our own, or turn to God.

In this world of sin and trouble

Where so many ills are known,

If I shun the ways of evil,

I am kept by Him alone. – Smith

God’s presence is a life preserver that keeps the soul from sinking in a sea of trouble.

  • July 10, Vol. 19, Our Daily Bread
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