Therefore I tell you, do not be anxious about your life, what you will eat or what you will drink, nor your body, what you will put on. STILLNESS. Your comment will be posted after it is approved. I still have those moments of uncertainty. !You are not going to believe it!!! I know she is not proud of this, but her worry was passed on to me. The older I get the more I’m realizing why. Even if you can only set aside five minutes a day, do it. I just can’t worry about things like I used to. Look at the birds of the air: They neither sow nor reap nor gather into barns, and yet your heavenly father feeds them. (I was better in Math and PE ha ha ha)We can't take credit for things that do not come from us!!!! He restores my soul. A lot of my stress and worry has been exacerbated by my expectation that there’s a solution around the corner for my problems that doesn’t involve God. The Lord is doing amazing things within a world of heartache. In my worry, God You are my stillness In my searching, God You are my answers In my blindness, God You are my vision In my bondage, God You are my freedom In my weakness, God You are my power You… It didn’t change a thing. Comment. I didn’t even get a chance to worry about that scenario. Don’t. Stillness is God. I have always worried way more than I should. That is what my sister is for. ~Ramana Maharshi. 5. The road to recovery can be slow and messy. In my worry, God You are my stillness. Leave a Reply. Proudly created with Wix.com. I wish I could go back 20 years and hug that single mom and whisper to her how beautiful her life would be now. Stillness. My stuff is gone. Peace — Shanti Peace (shanti) is a divine quality. God is sovereign. Naomi Ruth Thomas I am not a writer! Some people worry and some people don’t. I am not sure I have ever known someone who worries quite like me. I wish that I could have just sat and thought about all the beautiful memories we had in our house. A very present help in trouble. I am fully aware that my worrying doesn’t change a thing. Although I believe in God, I’ve trusted more in my own abilities than I have in his faithfulness. My worry. Is not life more than food and the body more than clothing? This is from 1 Kings:11-13. You name it, and at some point… I have worried about it. REPEAT CHORUS . In that mountaintop stillness, he knew God was God. Share. And the peace I give is a gift the world cannot give. How will my kids turn out? He leads me in paths of righteousness for his name's sake. I ask You for help,please do not leave me alone,when I need You. These were my notes that I had written down from March 25, 2012 sermon by Pastor Bob Neal of Piedmont Baptist Church.I first published this on March 25, 2013. Speak to me and show me who you are rescue me with your unfailing love and mercy speak to me and show me who you are Hold me tightly in your arms and never let me go. I have changed completely but I still worry that change is not enough although I have won my battle with drugs I have not won my battle with worry. In my bondage, God You are my freedom. My daughter pays for it most and I look to God to help me right my wrongs I’ve done by being absent and choosing drugs. We can’t be women of worry. The busier you are the more important it is. I’ll be honest with you: Today I still struggle with anxiety from time to time. !This is SO exciting!!!!​. It’s easy to blow the discipline of stillness off as something you don’t have time for. My heart breaks when I think about my list of worries on June 21st, the day before my house and things were gone. It is a battle I fight daily. She did all she could, but I always knew that she was worried about finances and other situations. And found the God whose grace still covers me. So don’t be troubled or afraid. I thank You dear God,for You are always be with me,when I need You.I place my faith and trust in You my Saving God. I get so sad about her living with that daily anxious spirit. Jobs are unstable. The opposite of worry really is stillness. And which of you by being anxious can add a single hour to his span of life? I come to you, oh god, in the stillness of my heart I need your healing and your voice in the stillness of my heart. Produced & Mixed by Micah Kuiper for Man Cub Music House. I am a Nurse, a Caregiver; the wife of a Disabled Veteran, who is my best friend, the … ~Adyashanti. You will both be blessed. You’re the reason that I sing ‘Cause You’re the God of all my days . Focus on today and let the future take care of itself.” That’s not bad advice really. Meditate on a passage. (Psalm 46:1) Dear God,I come You this morning with my humble heart. Only when we are still can we grasp the God-ness of God. If you are not a worrier, you won’t understand this. But if God so clothes the grass of the field, which today is alive and tomorrow is thrown into the oven, will he not clothe you? I declare that today, Worry will not get the better of me.Amen. We worry about our kids, our husbands, our finances, and the list goes on. Discover Christian Atheists You Believe in God But You Still Worry All the Time. … See More. “Whenever there is stillness there is the still small voice, God's speaking from the whirlwind, nature's old song, and dance...” ― Annie Dillard ... “When you enter a place of stillness, you awaken the divinity within you.” ― Peggy Sealfon, Escape from Anxiety: Supercharge Your Life with Powerful Strategies from A to Z. If you’ve hung around church before, there’s a good chance you’ve heard someone talk about the “still small voice” of God. !Chad knows that Jesus comes first and I know that too with him,  that's the way its supposed to be.. You’ve probably heard it said at some point, “Hey, do not worry about tomorrow. And if you miss a … In my searching, God You are my answers. Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow: they neither toil nor spin, yet I tell you, even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these. 266. I know that my worrying is just like saying “God, I don’t trust that you will guide me through this situation." I fell on You when I was at my weakest And found the God, the lifter of my head. 480 Shares. God is big enough to handle ANY problem you have. It becomes a mental burden that can even make us become physically sick. I have no fear and no need to worry dear God,because You are going to bring me through every situation I am facing. In full surrender to stillness, you directly experience that to which the concept of God points. Gentle Whisper. Don't Worry, Trust God, He will fight for you, you need only to be still. In My Worry, God You Are My Stillness... 4/1/2019 0 Comments 0 Comments Your comment will be posted after it is approved. I am fully aware and I'm not proud of my worry seasons. My husband and kids were inside. We can’t be good wives there. In my worry, God you are my stillness. Are you not of more value than they? “Martha, Martha,” the Lord answered, “you are worried and upset about many things, but few things are needed—or indeed only one. We can’t raise our kids there. In my searching, God You are my answers." When you worry, God says, “You’re my child. We do not calm each other. Worry (or not trusting God) has been a significant issue in my life. I wanted to live there forever. I don’t know about you, but that’s a huge relief to know I am not isolated in this fight. I praise You my dear Father in Heaven. 2. I loved that house. In my worry, God You are my stillness In my searching, God You are my answers In my blindness, God You are my vision In my bondage, God You are my freedom In my weakness, God You are my power You're the reason that I sing 'Cause You're the GOD OF ALL MY DAYS! Yes, my soul, find rest in God; my hope comes from him. Therefore do no be anxious, saying “what shall we eat?” or “What shall we drink?” or “What shall we wear?” For the gentiles seek after all these things, and your heavenly father knows that you need them all. Psalm 62:5. I know she had no control of her worrying spirit. We have to be a light within this dark world. You Are My Stillness poem by Yehoshua Shim'onai. I envy them. She did the very best she could and we had all we could ever need and more. Save me O Great I AM from the world. Why do we let worry totally take over our minds. The economy is tight. Why do we do it? Listen/Download at: http://ryanstevenson.lnk.to/amadeo Lyric video by Wander Creative. I know that I worry about things that are so far out of my control. We weren’t created to live in a state of worry and fear. It makes me wish I would have focused all my worry energy on the things that actually matter. Not physical stillness, but mental and emotional stillness. from the chains of my nature O Eternal. God is all-powerful. For Christian Atheists, our worry proves we don’t trust in God as we claim to. My keepsakes are gone. Stillness. Worry strikes a blow at the person and character of God. You need this in your life more than you know. I am terrible at grammar/spelling, English in general. Guess what else is gone? Mary has chosen what is better, and it will not be taken away from her.” Luke 10:41-42. I am praying for all of us to have a spirit of stillness that can only be explained by one thing. Matthew 6: 25-34. Christian Atheists can always find something to worry about. I was worried about bills, spiders, house repairs that needed to be done, my future job, and many other things. And I’ve worshiped You And felt You right beside me. Looking back now, it breaks my heart to think about the fear and worry my Mom had for so long. It may seem silly thing to worry about, but when you are in the midst of worry, the mountain in front of you is huge. — Paramahansa Yogananda. I hear you calling out my name in the stillness of my heart The opposite of worry really is stillness. Update: 2010-11-06. 30 Comments. Stop waiting for the world to help you. Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me. that binds me and deliver me. Naomi Ruth ThomasI am not a writer! In my worry, God you are my stillness. Things we’ve done in the past affect us in the present. Find a friend that you can be totally open and honest with. My house is gone. Therefore do not be anxious about tomorrow, for tomorrow will be anxious for itself. We all have things that affect our actions from day to day. If you are not a worrier, you won’t understand this. I am a Nurse,  a Caregiver;  the wife of a Disabled Veteran,  who is my best friend,  the LOVE of my life,  besides JESUS of course!!! He knew pain and suffering. The Lord [Yahweh] Is God God Being In Control reassurance striving Contemplation Anxiety Assurance in the life of faith Being Calm Outsiders I Am God Patience You Will Know I Am The Lord Busyness Restlessness Acknowledging God Awe Praying Quietly Being Alone not the physical aspects of our life. Psalm 46:10 implies that being still is necessary in order for us to know God. In the times when I am lonely and tired. It drains us of energy and saps our strength. ©2018 by Putting the Bricks Back On. That intimacy changed him. You Believe in God But You Still Worry All the Time. Yes Lord Jesus,You are my refuge and my strength. Description. Women can’t thrive there. Finances were a huge worry for my mom as we were growing up. We are not of this world, and we are not going to live in that worry anymore! In that direct experience, you awaken from the dream of the mind and realize that concept of God points to who you truly are. "In my worry, God You are my stillness. Health, money, family, marriage, and the list goes on and on. I wasn’t counting my blessings that day. A true yogi, one united to "the peace of God, which passeth all understanding," is like a lovely rose, spreading around him the fragrance of tranquility and harmony.Everything in the phenomenal world displays activity and changefulness, but tranquility is the nature of God. God is all-wise. Cornelis van Heyningen - In the stillness of who you are Lyric Video. I was just so programmed to worry. Worry Is Not Good for You. God doesn’t fit in our man-made box. In my worry, God You are my stillness In my searching, God You are my answers In my blindness, God You are my vision In my bondage, God You are my freedom In my weakness, God You are my power You… Even to this day, we can cause each others worry to go through the roof. Even though there is still noise, things going on, things to do, He has provided me time for stillness. When I have a hard time quieting my mind, I like to meditate on Psalm 46:10: “He says, ‘Be still, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth.’” Focus on one word at a time, letting your mind linger on that one word for a few seconds before moving on to the next word. Author. It is overwhelming. Like. On June 22, My house caught on fire. We can’t raise healthy kids when they know that we are worried about every little thing that is thrown at us. For many months I have been consumed with worry over our finances—for the Sunday School Network and my family. Page Not … We think, I know God’s a good God … “I am leaving you with a gift—peace of mind and heart. 2. To realize the Self is to be still. He took me out of the rushing and worrying about everyday, mundane, things, to show me about being still in His presence. You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies; you anoint my head with oil; my cup overflows. Why are you acting like an orphan?” Matthew 6:31-33 says, “Don’t worry at all about having enough food and clothing …. In my blindness, God You are my vision. God put it on my heart to read this today and its exactly what I needed to hear. Exodus 14:14 (NIV). Stillness reminds us that God is God and we are not. Be open about your struggles and your worry. I used to lay in bed and worry about someone breaking in or other silly things, but I never worried about a house fire. My husband acted fast and they all got out safely. I cast all my anxiety and my worry in Your precious hand dear God.Amen. O, you of little faith? Be still, a condition from the heart. God Will Fight for You You need only to be still. I was listing my worries. The LORD will fight for you; you need only to be still. My house catching on fire. And why are you anxious about clothing? Do you know what I didn’t worry about? You are worth more than the birds!” God brought me to Guatemala to teach me about stillness. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble. When you worry you are saying in effect, "God, I just don't think I can trust You." This Website, This Story, This Farm...… It is ALL from God.... Just wait and see what HE has in store!! I wish I understood how the non-worriers did it. In my worry, God you are my stillness. We can’t be good mothers there. Things we are doing in the present affect us in the present. Worry is destructive to us in many ways. It makes sense when you think about it. I wish that I would have sat in my house for one last time and just been at peace with all our blessings. I used to calculate our finances constantly and doubt that we would ever be able to make it. Yet God is good. Worry causes us to miss out on the present joys of life and the blessings of God’s provision. 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