Taken from The Life Recovery Devotional: Thirty Meditations from Scripture for Each Step in Recovery by Stephen Arterburn and David Stoop. Copyright © 1991 by Stephen Arterburn and David Stoop. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. All rights reserved.
But may the righteous be glad and rejoice before God; may they be happy and joyful (Ps. 68:3). Do you have an Eeyore in your life? Perhaps you've taken on that role for yourself!
Good and upright is the LORD; therefore he instructs sinners in his ways (Ps. 25:8). Have you ever strayed from the Lord and wandered down the wrong path?
When we stop demanding that God resolve our problems according to our dictates, we unlock the door for God to show us his redemptive purpose.
Do not interpretations belong to God? Tell me your dreams (Gen. 40:8). Do you have dreams that never came true?