Get to know God

I came across this passage this last year.  Lori  saw that I underlined it in my Bible while she was reading tonight and brought it back to my attention.

“If you’ll hold on to me for dear life,” says God,
      “I’ll get you out of any trouble.
   I’ll give you the best of care
      if you’ll only get to know and trust me.
   Call me and I’ll answer, be at your side in bad times;
      I’ll rescue you, then throw you a party.
   I’ll give you a long life,
      give you a long drink of salvation!”  (Psalm 91:14-16, The Message).

I know several people who are really hurting right now for various reasons.  My prayer tonight for each is that they will hold onto God for dear life – get to know Him and trust Him.  We each have a God shaped void in our lives that can only be filled by God.  We have to call upon Him and quit trying to fill it with other things.

4 thoughts on “Get to know God

  1. Thank you Roye, as always it’s as if you are following me 🙂 It’s cool, it dig it. I was sorry to see Chris Elrod’s site go down, I wanted to hear more from the pastor that had the guts to call it like it is “panty praise” Honesty makes us laugh and hurt all at the same time.

  2. Giving it to others? 70 X 7 is the answer on that one! I live it everyday.

    And no… I’m not following you. God’s kind of cool that way.

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