As a follower of Jesus, it’s not uncommon to face trials and hardships in life. However, we must remember that we are not alone in these struggles. We have a mighty God who cares for us and wants to help us through our difficult times. So give all your anxiety to God.
Devotional for Today, February 17
“Humble yourselves, therefore, under God’s mighty hand, that he may lift you up in due time. Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you.” (1 Peter 5:6-7)
The Bible passage in 1 Peter 5:6-7 reminds us to humble ourselves under God’s mighty hand, acknowledging that we cannot handle everything alone. When we submit to God’s will and rely on his strength, he promises to lift us in due time.
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It’s easy to become overwhelmed with anxiety and worry in difficult situations, but this verse also reminds us to cast all our anxiety on God because he cares for us. It’s a beautiful reminder that we don’t have to carry the weight of our problems alone. Instead, we can turn to God, who loves us unconditionally and desires to carry our burdens.
Give all Your Anxiety to God
It’s essential to trust in God’s promises and to have faith that he will guide us through every challenge. We must also remember that his timing is perfect, and he knows what’s best for us. Sometimes the answer to our prayers may not come immediately, but we can trust that God is working all things for our good.
If you trust in Jesus, be encouraged and hold onto the promise in 1 Peter 5:6-7. Humble yourself before God, cast your anxiety on him, and believe he will lift you in due time. Remember that God cares for you and will never leave or forsake you.
Prayer for Today
Dear Heavenly Father, I pray for those who have read this devotional and are facing difficult situations. I pray they humble themselves before you and trust your mighty hand to lift them in due time. I pray that they would cast all their anxiety on you, knowing that you care for them and desire to carry their burdens for them. I pray for strength and faith to believe in your promises and to walk in your ways. Thank you for your love and grace that sustains us in all circumstances. In Jesus’ name, I pray. Amen.