God is always with you. I'm sure you have heard Him referred to as the Anchor. Just as a ship holds a ship steadfast, so will Jesus hold you firmly in times of trouble. Because of Jesus, you can believe all He promises. He will never leave you. When you are His child, you can pray to Him and know He hears your prayers. Expect Him to care for you and trust in His Great love for you. Hold onto Jesus and know that when you belong to Him, He will never let you go.
We can have hope that what God says in
His Word is true. We can believe Him because God cannot lie!
He has given us the Bible so we can learn about Him and about
His Son, Jesus. We can be sure that God is with us all the time,
and He is never surprised. He can do anything by His mighty power.
We can be sure He is always the same and will never change. God
is perfect. His love is perfect. When we give our hearts to God,
it is Jesus that holds onto us forever!
- Joshua Jackrabbit is holding tightly to
the rope. He is trusting his friend, Cami Cub, to pull him up
where he will be safe. He knows Cami loves him and cares for
him. Cami will not let go of the rope because she loves Joshua.
Joshua will not let go of the rope because he trusts Cami to
keep him safe.
Jesus will not let go of us because He
loves us. We should trust in His love for us and not let go of
His promises. When we obey God's commands we are holding onto
Him. God gives many blessings to His children when they agree
with Him and decide to do things His way. A blessing is something
good that happens to you. Can you think of any blessings God
has given to you when you have done what God says is right?
- ©1999 Cherbear
This Week's Insights devotion for Teens Life's Boomers
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Daily Trail Blazers for Teen and Preteen Devotions
Weekday devotions to go with this week's lesson!
- 1.Holding Tight!
- 2. Family Love
- 3. Words of Hope
- 4. A Father's Comfort
5. A Superior Love
Bonus Devotion for the Teacher