Your attachment to your wishful thinking, longings, and ideas of fairness can trap you in cycles of pointless longing and despair. Ac-cep-tance n- willingness to believe that something is true. -the realization of a fact or truth resulting in somebody’s coming to terms with it. -the tolerating of something without protest (Encarta World English Dictionary) Storms happen in life. The unexpected hits suddenly—the loss of a job, the loss of a friend, the end of a marriage, or the end of your ministry as you have known it. In the face of loss—whether disease, injury, accident, set back, crushing event,…

“Great is our Lord, and of great power: his understanding is infinite.” (Psalm 147:5 in the King James Version of the Holy Bible)

Life can seem so complex from our vantage point. The boundaries of our minds keep us from seeing through the maze of difficulty to a victorious end. We are limited to the present reality, but God’s understanding is without measure.

Prayer: Instead of trying to figure it all out, I will trust Your wisdom, Your knowledge. Lead me, Lord.

Devotion by Julie Long