‘Your feelings are real; not reliable’ (unknown author). We should never dismiss our feelings. Feel what you need to feel, but ultimately remember that your feelings are so transient that they can never replace the truth. They should not be the sole determinant of your decisions and reactions.
(Thank you Pastor Gina Elmes of Family Church, for this word) Discouragement is the loss of confidence or enthusiasm, feeling let down and disappointed even crushed. When we allow these feelings to settle in our heart we can begin to question God’s love and plan for us. Can we really trust Him? Am I alone … Continue reading Feeling Discouraged?
I just don’t ‘feel’ God…
Last night, I prayed, worshiped, prayed some more, worshiped some more and got frustrated at not 'feeling' God. I needed Him to remind me that He was right there with me. That He heard every word and sigh. That He met with me in worship as He promised to. In my frustration, I said, 'Abba, … Continue reading I just don’t ‘feel’ God…
Faith Or Feelings?
As a believer, it's important to walk by faith and not feelings. Make decisions based on the unchanging wisdom of God’s word and not our inconsistent feelings. Think about it, if we were all led by how we 'felt' at any given moment, nothing would ever get done. You may not feel like getting up and going … Continue reading Faith Or Feelings?